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2 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas
Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard early Thursday, but it alarmed environmentalists.
2 hrs ago | The Waterland Blog
If you missed the first one in Burien, fear not - there will be another free Solar Workshop tonight - Thursday, July 24 - at Dakota Place Park, 4304 SW Dakota Street in West Seattle.
2 hrs ago | Squamish Chief
CORRECTS DATE TO JULY 24, NOT JULY 14 - An investigator photographs the scene where a locomotive and cars carrying crude oil went off the track beneath the Magnolia Bridge in the Interbay neighborhood of Seattle, Thursday morning, July 24, 2014.
6 hrs ago | Space Ref
Thanks to NASA's Kepler and Spitzer Space Telescopes, scientists have made the most precise measurement ever of the radius of a planet outside our solar system.
Is Cano the next Junior? Well, he's expected to be that and much much more for our beleaguered Mariners.
An analysis of the first six months of Seattle police enforcement under new marijuana laws finds homeless people and African-American males are more likely to be ticketed for public pot use than anyone else.
Snuggling into my comfortable window seat beneath the panorama viewing dome, I enter my state of bliss.
Also featuring: two Seattle-area summer-music festivals, a golden-voiced country music hitmaker, and an indie-pop band from the MySpace era.
In Roslyn Heights construction work on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between x37/Willis Ave and x36/Searingtown Rd in North Hills In Roslyn Heights construction work on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between x37/Willis Ave and x36/Searingtown Rd in North Hills In Merrick road construction.
A leading music school in Washington State, The Academy of Music Northwest provides different levels of rigorous college-prep music classes and extensive performance opportunities for talented young musicians between the ages of 4 -18.
It's been nearly seven years since Little Rock native Christopher Denny released his debut album, Age Old Hunger .
When Barack Obama visits the liberal ATM machine again today in Seattle , it is not likely he will be answering questions about federal support for eastern Washington wildfire operations, nor about yesterday's decision by Texas Gov. Rick Perry to take decisive action against the tidal wave of illegal immigration along the state's border with ... (more)
Raw, vegan, gluten-free, paleo. In Seattle, where elimination diets abound, I'm a convinced and happy omnivore.
The Daily Troll: I-90 traffic: Could've been worse. Wildfires ease a bit. New home for City Attorney offices.
In the midst of a 24-hour fundraising swing through Los Angeles, President Barack Obama will speak Thursday at Los Angeles Trade- Technical College, and a limited number of free tickets will be available to the public beginning tomorrow.
Selling juice. That's Adam Bligh's backup plan if the city tells him to shut down his medical marijuana dispensary.
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