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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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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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Rude food weekend in Seattle: punches, coffee fly

SEATTLE (AP) — It was some kind of rude food weekend in Seattle…. …read more

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Legislature OKs misdemeanor arrest bill

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A measure that has passed the Legislature would allow law enforcement officers to make arrests in misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor cases even if they weren’t the officer who saw the alleged crime…. …read more

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Water main break floods 3 homes in Bellevue

BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — Three homes were flooded when a 6-inch water man broke about 3 a.m. Wednesday morning in Bellevue…. …read more

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Man apologizes for Tacoma back-seat robbery

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A 31-year-old man accused of hiding in the back seat of a woman’s car in Tacoma and taking her purse told police he needed money to get married…. …read more

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