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Moda: Extending policies creates divided pool

By By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A spokesman for Moda Health says it doesn’t make sense for the company to continue to extend health insurance policies that are not in compliance with the federal health care overhaul…. …read more

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NASA announcing commercial crew winners

By By MARCIA DUNN CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil…. …read more

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Police: Officer shoots, kills armed man in Lacey

LACEY, Wash. (AP) — Police fatally shot a man who fired a gun inside his family home, prompting his wife to lock herself in a bathroom with three young children…. …read more

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Officials: Officer chases suspect who shot him

DUVALL, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say an officer in Washington state who had been shot in the leg by a suspect got back into his patrol car and pursued the fleeing man…. …read more

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Man swimming off Seattle waterfront delays ferry

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say a man taking a dip off the Seattle waterfront delayed the arrival of a ferry…. …read more

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Police: Man fed up with barking kills neighbor dog

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Washington state man fed up with barking fatally shot his neighbors’ dog in front of them. But the corgi apparently wasn’t the one barking…. …read more

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Wash. man arrested for fatally shooting dog

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Bellingham man fed up with barking fatally shot his neighbor’s dog in front of her. But the 13-old-month corgi was not the barking dog…. …read more

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Dispatcher: Duvall, Wash., officer shot in leg

DUVALL, Wash. (AP) — A police dispatcher for the suburban Seattle communities of Redmond and Duvall says a Duvall officer has been shot and wounded…. …read more

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First date ends with man dead, woman hospitalized

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Pierce County sheriff’s detectives know this much: a first date ended with a Gig Harbor, Washington, man dead and his date hospitalized in critical condition…. …read more

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Fire burns 40 acres at Wash. base training area

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials at a Washington state military base near Tacoma say a wildfire that appears to have been started by military training burned about 40 acres of a training area…. …read more

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