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1 hr ago | The Oregonian
The arrests bring to eight the number of people taken into custody since police begin looking for 5-month-old Jaxon Smith, who was allegedly kidnapped by his parents Wednesday as he was being transferred into state custody on orders from a judge.
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4 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
It's a worst-case scenario brought to real life through social media: A woman in Vancouver, Wash., who routinely posts updates on local news and traffic under the handle @ScanCouver, may have unwittingly reported on the death of her own husband.
8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
A Washington state woman who regularly monitors police scanner traffic unknowingly live-tweeted about her husband's death in a freeway crash.
A 17-year-old boy is accused of participating in an armed robbery in the apartment complex where he lives in Vancouver's Sifton neighborhood.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel faces a tough challenge as he looks to reassure nervous allied Gulf nations that the U.S. will continue its strong military support to the region, even as world powers move forward on... Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel faces a tough challenge as he looks to reassure nervous allied Gulf nations that the U.S. will continue ... (more)
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013, Spokane County Sheriff's Sexual Assault Unit Detective Chuck Haley arrested 18-year-old Joseph E. Preble for numerous felony charges in connection with unlawful sexual relations with a minor child.
Gay weddings made up 17 percent of marriages in Washington this past year, the first year gay marriages were legal in the state.
Eli Hall looks on as his husband, Michael Hall talks to reporters, Tuesday in Seattle.
The Paperboys, from Vancouver, B.C., will play an early show, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 at The Wild Buffalo, 208 W. Holly St. The Paperboys are a Canadian folk music band from Vancouver that formed in 1991.
A Vancouver man who is a former foster father appeared Wednesday in Clark County Superior Court on suspicion of producing, having and dealing child pornography.
CARAN Johnson thought she was just tweeting about another peak-hour traffic jam.
As Shannon Lindberg appeared last April in Clark County Family Treatment Court, she was fearful that her dream of regaining custody of her five children was slipping away.
A note-wielding robber walked into a downtown branch of Chase Bank about 5 p.m. today and fled with some cash.
The collision was reported at 1:41 p.m. A northbound Honda passenger car crossed the median and struck a Toyota pickup in the southbound lanes, said Washington State Patrol spokesman Trooper Will Finn.
Rosie Salice, center, of Vancouver, Wash., said she received a check for $700 as seed money to get her jewelry business off the ground.
If you close your eyes and listen to David Allen Welsh play piano, you would think you are listening to a classically trained pianist.
Vancouver, Wash., police this morning are asking for the public's help in finding an autistic man who was last seen at his home about 6 p.m. Tuesday.