Sheriff's office: Worker pinned by trailer dies

TOPPENISH, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old man has died after a flatbed trailer he was pulling with a small tractor came loose and pinned him in southern Washington…. …read more

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Seattle man found guilty in fatal Oregon crash

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — A Seattle man has been found guilty of second-degree manslaughter after driving a car that crossed a center line and crashed head-on against another vehicle, killing two Seaside residents…. …read more

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Olympic National Park bans drones amid US order

SEATTLE (AP) — Following a nationwide directive, Washington state’s largest national park has joined the list of those banning drones…. …read more

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9 people hurt in 50-car pileup in Washington state

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say nine people were hurt in an interstate pileup involving about 50 cars during a dust storm Saturday in southeastern Washington…. …read more

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9 people hurt in 50-car pileup near Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say nine people were hurt in a pile-up they estimated involved 50 cars on Interstate 82 during a dust storm Saturday afternoon…. …read more

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Seattle police kill armed man who shot at officers

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say an armed man was shot and killed by officers after he fired at them Saturday night…. …read more

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Legislature heads to court on education finance

By By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Supreme Court is marking the beginning of school with a mandatory assembly for the Legislature on education finance…. …read more

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For gamers, combating online abuse not easy

By By DERRIK J. LANG SEATTLE (AP) — While most attendees of Penny Arcade Expo come to the boisterous convention to play games, bag swag and meet like-minded people, a few take the time to investigate online bullying and why it’s so prevalent among the gaming community…. …read more

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Barista-stand owner faces prostitution charge

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The owner of bikini coffee stands in Washington state banked more than $2 million in just three years because her baristas were also selling sex acts, according to local prosecutors…. …read more

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Census: Orca population in Puget Sound falling

FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — With two new deaths this year and no new calves since 2012, the population of endangered killer whales in the Puget Sound continues to decline…. …read more

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