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Plane makes emergency stop due to unruly passenger

By By STEVEN DUBOIS PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The FBI says a Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Sacramento, Calif., made an emergency landing in Oregon because of an unruly passenger…. …read more

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House passes bill allowing Tesla to expand

By By LISA BAUMANN OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A bill that would allow electric car manufacturer Tesla to open additional stores in Washington state is headed to Gov. Jay Inslee’s desk…. …read more

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Port Angeles couple fighting new smart meter

PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) — A Port Angeles couple says the city electrical utility has threatened to cut off their power unless they accept the installation of a smart meter that sends readings wirelessly…. …read more

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Starbucks cup identifies rape suspect in Olympia

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A discarded Starbucks cup helped lead police to a rape suspect in Olympia…. …read more

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Washington’s top lawyer explains gay lawsuit

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Attorney General Bob Ferguson explained his gay discrimination lawsuit against a Richland florist during his visit Wednesday to the Tri-Cities…. …read more

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Soggy Washington weather forecast into next week

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington residents can expect the rainy weather to continue into next week, after a possible sunbreak Friday…. …read more

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Costco’s 2Q performance misses analysts’ estimates

ISSAQUAH, Wash. (AP) — Costco’s fiscal second-quarter net income fell 15 percent, hurt by softer sales of some non-food items, weaker gross margins in its fresh foods business and the impact of weaker foreign currency exchange rates on its international results. The year-ago period was also helped by a tax benefit…. …read more

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Wage increase supporters pack Seattle hearing

SEATTLE (AP) — A public hearing on Seattle’s minimum wage drew a crowd estimated at about 700 people Wednesday night, many of them red-shirted advocates of a move to increase the city’s minimum to $15 an hour…. …read more

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Deputies check ankle monitor, make burglary arrest

OKANOGAN, Wash. (AP) — The Okanogan County sheriff’s office says a man accused of a break-in at the Okanogan, Wash., Eagles Lodge was arrested after deputies checked where his ankle monitor had been…. …read more

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Police: bomb threat man sought prison

SEATAC, Wash. (AP) — Port of Seattle police say a suburban Seattle man accused of threatening to blow himself up with a homemade bomb at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport later told them he was desperate and wanted to go to federal prison…. …read more

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