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2 hrs ago | Seattle Times
Data can track how people these days are likely to die in King County. We now also know some of the leading causes of death are more prevalent in some parts of the region than others.
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Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citizenship?
2 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle
For people who expect to have health coverage when the new year starts, the deadline to enroll for a health plan is December 23. But signing up through the state's health exchange has been rough for the last several days.
4 hrs ago | Seattle Times
In an editorial today , the Seattle Times urged restraint for people making assumptions about last year's landmark marijuana legalization law.
7 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
A King County jury has returned a $50 million verdict against a Kent public hospital and a medical testing firm after finding both failed to detect a severe genetic problem in a fetus.
This is an image provided through security footage at the Key Bank in Bellevue, which the 'Cyborg Bandit' is suspected of robbing on Sept.
Due to extremely low temperatures expected to continue into the early part of the week along with the forecast of snow, the City of Renton in partnership with Catholic Community Services will continue to open the Severe Weather Shelter at Renton Harambee Center through Wednesday morning, Dec. 11. The shelter is located at Renton Harambee Center, ... (more)
A Seattle law firm said a King County jury has awarded $18 million to a woman who was injured in a "routine operation" at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee.
Home to the Burien Actors Theatre as well as the Hi-Liners , the blaze appears to have damaged the old gym/auditorium that serves as a theater.
Andrea 'Kalissa' Bryant, 14, of Bothell is being sought by her parents and is listed by the King County Sheriff's Office as a runaway.
Threats of overnight snow and freezing drizzle left most of Western Washington braced for the biggest flurry of winterlike weather this season, as local governments and transit agencies prepared for roadway treachery come Tuesday morning.
Redmond Ridge residents will not get pot businesses in their community after a vote by the Metropolitan King County Council to override a proposal by County Executive Dow Constantine.
Thomas Lindsey's 'Taurus' sculpture sits in the upper parking lot of Seahurst Park, awaiting its fate on Thursday, Dec. 5. Click image to see larger version.
A 43-year-old man received a 35-year prison sentence for the 2010 stabbing death of his former girlfriend in her Kent apartment.
The ballot measure to raise the hourly minimum wage to $15 in the city of SeaTac is under the microscope.
The Metropolitan today adopted legislation on how the County will honor requests by the federal government on the detention of immigrants in the King County Jail.
Senate Democratic Leader Sharon Nelson takes over at a low point for her caucus.