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Washington musician gets 4 nearly years for fraud

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A Vancouver, Washington, music producer who told investors he needed support to make a compilation album featuring the likes of Pearl Jam, R.E.M. and Bruce Springsteen has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for fraud…. …read more

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Northwest received few children from border surge

By Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal officials say a relatively small number of the unaccompanied immigrant children who have been flooding into the United States from Central America have been sent to Oregon, Washington state and Idaho over the past six months…. …read more

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Engineers accuse Boeing of age discrimination

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The union representing engineers has filed age discrimination complaints against Boeing, saying that older employees are being targeted for layoffs…. …read more

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Cutter helps Diomede by taking recyclables

NOME, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a remote Alaska community very near Russia found a unique way to gets some recycled waste off-island…. …read more

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Engineers accuse Boeing of age discrimination

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The union representing engineers has filed age discrimination complaints against Boeing…. …read more

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2 injured in Tacoma house fire

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Two people have been injured in a house fire in Tacoma that spread to a neighboring house and a parked recreational vehicle…. …read more

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Portland man sues Boy Scouts; seeks $5.3 million

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland man who says he was molested by his Scout leader in the mid-1970s has filed a lawsuit seeking $5.3 million against the Boy Scouts of America…. …read more

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