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Oregon man gets more than 3 years for fraud scams

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge wondered how someone could have fallen for Amir Anjum Shamim’s scams, but since at least six willing investors did, the judge sentenced the Oregon man to three years and five months in prison for three counts of wire fraud…. …read more

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Investigation: Seattle ferry wasn't overloaded

By By GENE JOHNSON SEATTLE (AP) — A state investigation has found that a Seattle ferry that was forced to turn around before a preseason Seahawks football game last month wasn’t overloaded, after all…. …read more

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Man found dead in Tacoma with stab wounds

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Police in Tacoma say a man has been found dead outside a residence…. …read more

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Investigation: Seattle ferry wasn't overloaded

By By GENE JOHNSON SEATTLE (AP) — A state investigation has found that a Seattle ferry that was forced to turn around before a preseason Seahawks football game last month wasn’t overloaded, after all…. …read more

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Tom Steyer gives $1 million to political committee

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — California environmentalist and billionaire Thomas Steyer has given $1 million to a political action committee he’s set up in Washington state…. …read more

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Teacher of year: 4th grade teacher from Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — A fourth grade teacher from Seattle is the Washington state teacher of the year for 2015…. …read more

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Washington files lawsuit against online company

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state’s attorney general is suing a Philadelphia-based online company that he says used deceptive marketing tactics on millions of customers across the country…. …read more

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Prosecutor to drop all Seattle marijuana tickets

By By GENE JOHNSON SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle’s elected prosecutor says he’s dropping all tickets issued for the public use of marijuana through the first seven months of this year, because most of them were issued by a single police officer who disagrees with the legal pot law…. …read more

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Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

By By JEFF BARNARD A new study released Monday found that warming temperatures in Pacific Ocean waters off the coast of North America over the past century closely followed natural changes in the wind, not increases in greenhouse gases related to global warming…. …read more

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Totem pole to explain why sun shines in Sequim

SEQUIM, Wash. (AP) — The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe is donating a totem pole to the new City Hall in Sequim (skwim)…. …read more

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