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  • Herbert L. "Herb" Thompson, Agnew press secretary, dies

    Herbert L. "Herb" Thompson, Agnew press secretary, dies
    Herbert L. "Herb" Thompson, former Associated Press Annapolis bureau chief who later served as press secretary to Spiro T. Agnew during his years as governor and later vice president, died May 30 of pneumonia at a retirement community in State College,...
  • Boeing asks court to dismiss labor dispute case

    Boeing asks court to dismiss labor dispute case
    Boeing on Tuesday asked a Seattle court to throw out a government case that accuses the plane-maker of putting a production line for the 787 Dreamliner in South Carolina to punish its unionized Washington-based workers for past labor strikes. The case...
  • Group sues Woodland Park Zoo, alleges cruelty to elephants

    Group sues Woodland Park Zoo, alleges cruelty to elephants
    An animal rights group is taking a second shot at suing the Woodland Park Zoo for what they are calling cruelty against the zoo's elephants. The Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) filed a lawsuit in King County Superior Court in June 2010. The suit alleged...
  • Ron Sims to trade one Washington for another

    Ron Sims to trade one Washington for another
    Former King County Executive Ron Sims announced Tuesday that he will be retiring from his current position as Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Development to return to Seattle. Sims plans to retire from his current position at the...
  • Free pit bull spay and neuter services in King County

    Free pit bull spay and neuter services in King County
    Pit bull owners are in luck, The Seattle Humane Society and Petsmart Charities are offering free spay and neuter services and vaccinations to King County area pit bulls and pit bull mixes. Microchips will also be available for $5. Thirty percent of lost,...
  • Evidence exposed to possible water damage

    Evidence exposed to possible water damage
    A broken fire sprinkler may have damaged crucial case evidence at the Washington State Patrol Crime Lab in Seattle. Monday afternoon, a sprinkler went off inside a walk-in freezer that was storing DNA evidence. About 100 items were exposed to potential...
  • Seattle makes list of Top 10 U.S. cities for families

    Seattle makes list of Top 10 U.S. cities for families
    Washington D.C. took the No. 1 spot in Parenting Magazine's latest list of the Top U.S. Cities for Families, the publication said Wednesday. The U.S. capital replaced nearby Arlington, Virginia, which tumbled to No. 70 as a result of changes in the way...
  • PETA, UW researchers spar over animal research

    PETA, UW researchers spar over animal research
    A new series of PETA billboards targeting University of Washington (UW) animal research are causing a stir in the Seattle research community. UW medical student Adam Sweeney is no stranger to animal research. According to Sweeney, it's a necessity for...
  • Judge expresses concern over tunnel project's budget

    Judge expresses concern over tunnel project's budget
    The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will not appeal a King County Superior Court ruling to put the Alaskan Way deep bore tunnel referendum on the primary election ballot. Judge Laura Middaugh ruled that a referendum on the...
  • Feeling spontaneous? Then Groupon Now! is for you

    Feeling spontaneous? Then Groupon Now! is for you
    Groupon, the irreverent digital coupon clearinghouse as famous for its humorous pitches as its daily deals, has unveiled Groupon Now! The new mobile app for the iPhone and Android aims to let you get what you want, when you want – as long as that...
  • 'Barefoot Bandit' Pleads Guilty

    'Barefoot Bandit' Pleads Guilty
    SEATTLE, Wash. (KTLA) -- The man known as "The Barefoot Bandit" pleaded guilty Friday to seven unspecified federal charges at a U.S. District Court hearing. Colton Harris-Moore, 20, earned his moniker when he allegedly stole planes, boats and cars in a...