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  • AP State

    Man arrested, gun seized after threats to Seattle church

    SEATTLE (AP) — Police arrested a 25-year-old suburban Seattle man and seized his AR-15 rifle after he allegedly sent a series of escalating messages to pastors at a Seattle church. The Seattle Police Department said Thursday the man from Covington was arrested on a charge of felony harassment. Police say the man had attended the […]
  • Seattle Local News

    Anthony Bourdain calls out Seattle gentrification in new show

    TV travel chef Anthony Bourdain provides a blunt perspective on modern Seattle in a recent episode, calling out the changing culture.
  • Union Gospel Mission Local News

    Bisexual man sues Union Gospel Mission for job discrimination

    Union Gospel Mission is being sued by a bisexual man for job discrimination. The organization has a policy against homosexuals.
  • seattle Mayoral candidate, Nikkita Oliver Local News

    Nikkita Oliver alleges racist security at Seattle Safeway

    Former Seattle mayoral candidate Nikkita Oliver has gone viral on social media after posting video she alleges shows racist security guard practices.
  • AP State

    Fire reported on Delta plane at Eugene airport, no injuries

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Airport officials say a smoldering fire was reported aboard a Delta Airlines aircraft parked at a gate at the Eugene Airport, prompting the evacuation of the one concourse while the fire was put out. The Register-Guard reports the fire was reported Thursday afternoon on a plane that had no passengers on […]
  • KeyArena Local News

    Seattle committee pushes forward KeyArena MOU

    The Select Committee on Civic Arenas gave its approval of the Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Seattle and Oak View Group for the KeyArena.
  • AP State

    Washington state potato company settles discrimination claim

    KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Washington Potato Co. has agreed to pay a $100,000 civil penalty to settle a discrimination claim involving Freeze Pack, its Pasco vegetable processing plant. The Tri-City Herald reports that the U.S. Department of Justice announced the settlement on Thursday. The agreement resolves an investigation into whether the company discriminated against immigrants […]
  • AP State

    Ex-inmate wins appeal to be allowed to take state bar exam

    BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — The Washington state Supreme Court has ruled that a woman who was convicted of theft and drug crimes in 2011 should be allowed to take the state bar exam after she graduated from Seattle University Law School this year. The Kitsap Sun reports that 40-year-old Tarra Simmons was sentenced to 30 […]
  • Charleena Lyles fatal shooting Local News

    Officers who killed Charleena Lyles won’t face charges

    Charleena Lyles, a black pregnant mother of four, was shot by two white officers responding to her 911 call. The officers will not face charged.
  • AP State

    Bullock leads Providence to 77-70 win over Washington

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rodney Bullock scored 17 points to lift Providence to a 77-70 win over Washington in the second game of the 2K Classic on Thursday night. Kalif Young added 12 points for Providence (2-1). Drew Edwards and Alpha Diallo chipped in 11 points apiece, and Kyron Cartwright had 10. Noah Dickerson led […]
  • Jenny Durkan, committee Local News

    Incoming Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan hit by failed tax

    She opposed a head tax on Seattle's biggest businesses, but Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan will feel the effects of the failed proposal.
  • Local News

    Justice Department sends warning letter to Seattle

    Seattle and King County leaders are preparing for a fight after the U.S. Department of Justice sent letters to both governments Wednesday.
  • AP State

    Woman charged in boy’s death rejects plea deal

    PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) — A Forks woman charged with killing a 2 ½ year old boy has rejected a plea offer, meaning the case will go to a trial in which her daughter has agreed to testify against her. The Peninsula Daily News reports 44-year-old Ramona Ward rejected a deal Wednesday Clallam County Superior […]
  • AP State

    Republican, Democrat launch centrist group in Washington

    SEATTLE (AP) — The politically traumatized or in denial voter is being courted by a new movement that will support independent, centrist-minded candidates for elected office in Washington state. That includes Republicans who have denounced President Donald Trump and his brand of conservatism, as well as Democrats tired of obeying their embattled leadership. A former […]
  • AP State

    Skate America headed to Everett, Washington in 2018

    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Skate America is heading to Everett, Washington next year. U.S. Figure Skating announced on Thursday the selection of XFINITY Arena as the host Oct. 19-21, 2018. The international event will be the first of six stops on the International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix of Figure Skating. This year, Skate America […]

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