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Woman struck and killed on Bangor Base sidewalk

BANGOR, Wash. (AP) — A civilian employee at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor was struck and killed Wednesday afternoon while walking on a sidewalk…. …read more

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Sunken freighter raised from Tacoma waterway

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A drug-smuggling freighter that sank in Tacoma’s Hylebos Waterway 18 months ago has been refloated and is being moved to Seattle in a salvage operation expected to cost at least $1.2 million…. …read more

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Bellevue doctor focus of pimping investigation

SEATTLE (AP) — A Bellevue doctor has taken a voluntary leave of absence amid a federal sex-trafficking investigation…. …read more

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Storms knock down trees, cut power in Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Severe thunderstorms walloped the Spokane area Wednesday afternoon, knocking trees into houses and cars and cutting power to thousands…. …read more

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Former Tacoma teacher pleads guilty to child rape

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A former Tacoma high school math teacher has pleaded guilty to having sex with two students and communicating with others about sex…. …read more

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Seattle police: Homeless arrested most for pot

SEATTLE (AP) — An analysis of the first six months of Seattle police enforcement under new marijuana laws finds homeless people and African American males are more likely to be ticketed for public pot use than anyone else…. …read more

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Women charged with helping al-Qaida-linked group

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Five people, including two women in the U.S., were charged Wednesday with funneling money to the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab in Somalia, prosecutors said…. …read more

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