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Sea lion picks hood of car for a nap spot

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:38:59 UT

One driver in Freeland, Wash. just received a seal — er, sea lion of approval, napping on top of her car.




Pantsuit 5k circumnavigates Green Lake following weekend of activism

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:20:20 UT

Pantsuit 5k walk and run 




Body found at Pillar Rock identified as missing Seattle man

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:03:26 UT

A Texas forensics lab has used DNA to confirm that a skeleton found on the bank of the Columbia River near Altoona in May is missing hiker Richard Donald Arneson.




University of Washington could offer course in 'BS'

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:55:11 UT

A new course that could be offered at the University of Washington this spring is turning some heads - mostly for it's name, but also for the skills it teaches.




Women march from Washington to Washington: A movement -- 'big time'

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:55:01 UT

Millions of women, joined by men, were on the march from Washington, D.C. to Washington state on Saturday, delivering a message to President Donald Trump that reproductive rights will not be abridged, and misogyny will not be tolerated.




2 released after shooting outside Breitbart editor's UW speech

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 04:23:37 UT

A planned speech by controversial Breitbart.com editor Milo Yiannopoulos was delayed Friday evening before a man in the crowd outside the University of Washington venue was shot in the abdomen.




An inauguration message at Seattle synagogue: Faith as antidote to division

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 04:23:28 UT

At an ecumenical Inauguration Day service at Temple de Hirsch Sinai, Seattle-area faith leaders offer their faith as antidote to a nation's anger.




More than 100,000 join Women's March on Seattle

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:04:33 UT

Perhaps the largest political demonstration in Seattle's history took to the city's streets Saturday as a crowd estimated at more than 100,000 made its way from the Central District to Seattle Center to protest the newly installed administration of President Donald Trump.




SPD: 1 shot near Aurora corridor

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:39:56 UT

One person was injured in a shooting off the Aurora corridor in North Seattle Friday afternoon, the Seattle Police Department confirmed.




Inslee, Murray: A warm sendoff for Obama, a cold shoulder for Trump

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:32:29 UT

Inslee and Murray offer a warm sendoff to Barack Obama, and deliver a cold shoulder to President Trump.




Immigrants to Trump at Jayapal's forum: Don't deny us the American dream

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:08:54 UT

An inauguration-boycotting member of Congress in Seattle listens to immigrants and refugees.  The message:  They love America every bit as much as the 45th president. 




Police: 3 shot at Belltown venue

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:23:48 UT

Three people were shot and wounded in or near The Crocodile in Belltown, Seattle police and local TV news outlets reported Thursday night.




Soldier turned ISIS fanboy hoped to attack Washington RV park

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:49:02 UT

The FBI sting that netted Daniel Franey included him test firing several machine guns provided by an undercover agent. He has since pleaded guilty to gun crimes and is scheduled to be sentenced Friday by U.S. District Judge Ronald Leighton.




Fred Hutchinson scientists develop a better way to look at cells

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:34:09 UT

Medical researchers attempts to zoom in on cells are often hampered by practical challenges: they have limited sample size, in which it's not atypical to lose about 90 percent of the information. By the time they get the remaining tissue to the lab there's only so much they can learn from the cells. And they have to scale what they do learn to thousands of more cells in order to make a diagnosis.




Seattle students walk out to protest Trump inauguration

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:20:30 UT

A "Seattle bubble" protects people targeted by Donald Trump, but will he "normalize" prejudice across other regions of America?