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  1. Appeals court upholds $50M award in genetic testing caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A Washington appeals court has upheld a $50 million verdict in favor of a King County couple whose son was born with severe birth defects that should have been detected by genetic testing. Seattlepi.com reports that the court affirmed a 2013 jury verdict in favor of Rhea and Brock Wuth.

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  2. Sheriff: Man surrenders in 21-year-old's killing in SkywayRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The King County Sheriff's Office says two brothers from Renton have turned themselves in for investigation into the killing of a 21-year-old man in the Skyway area earlier this month. Detectives say one of the brothers is a 23-year-old who is suspected of being the shooter, while the other is 27. They were booked into King County Jail on Monday for investigation related to the shooting and to rendering criminal assistance.

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  3. Jury weighs guilt of man accused in fatal boat crashRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The jury is deliberating the case of a suburban real estate agent accused of causing a Lake Washington boat collision that killed a teacher and injured two other people. The Seattle Times reports that 47-year-old Richard Hicks of Renton is charged with one count of homicide by watercraft and two counts of assault by watercraft.

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  4. House-sitter, 21, found dead in Seattle area homeRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Police say a suspect is in custody after 21-year-old woman was found dead in the Renton, Washington, home where she had been house-sitting. KOMO-TV reports the homeowner returned from vacation to find her home not at it should be.

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  5. Renton police: Man found dead in van was shotRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Police in the south Seattle suburb of Renton say a man found dead inside an abandoned van died of gunshot wounds. The Seattle Times reports that the King County medical examiner's office identified the victim found Monday as 39-year-old Jamar Bovan of Burien and determined that he died June 29 after being shot numerous times.

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  6. Body found in abandoned van in Renton, Wash.Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Renton police say a parking enforcement officer saw the van on a road and reported an odor coming from it. Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that will decrease tuition for students at Washington's public colleges and universities.

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  7. More people moving to Washington: population tops 7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Estimates released Thursday by the Office of Financial Management show 7,061,400 people live in the Evergreen State as of April 2015. The state gained about 93,200 people between 2014 and 2015, mostly through net migration and births.

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  8. More people moving to Washington: population tops 7 millionRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Estimates released Thursday by the Office of Financial Management show 7,061,400 people live in the Evergreen State as of April 2015. The state gained about 93,200 people between 2014 and 2015, mostly through net migration and births.

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  9. 3 out of 8 lowest achieving school districts get off listRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Three of Washington's eight lowest achieving school districts have shown enough improvement to earn their way off a statewide list. The State Board of Education announced on Tuesday that the Morton, Onalaska and Renton school districts are no longer on "required action status."

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  10. Kent police seeking vehicle in connection with baby's deathRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Kent police are asking for the public's help in finding a vehicle possibly linked to a drive-by shooting that claimed the life of a baby girl. The 1-year-old, Malijha Grant, died after being shot in the head April 16 as she rode in a car with her parents.

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  11. Man dies in fatal collision with bus near RentonRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Washington State Patrol says a 35-year-old Maple Valley man has died after his car collided with a King County Metro bus early Tuesday. Trooper Chris Webb says the man was driving northbound on State Route 169 between Maple Valley and Renton when he veered left and collided with a bus heading in the opposite direction.

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  12. Man who killed grandparents dies in prisonRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Department of Corrections says Michael Chadd Boysen died March 18. Authorities say Boysen lost consciousness when he returned to his cell after taking a shower. Prison staff attempted to revive him but he was pronounced dead.

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  13. Renton Technical College recognized as a leader in nationRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The institute recognized Renton Tech for its impressive graduation and transfer rate of 66 percent, compared to a national average of 40 percent. The school also has a well above average student retention rate.

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  14. Argument leads to gunfire at Washington Sikh TempleRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    An argument in the parking lot of a Sikh Temple in Renton led to gunfire on Sunday, but no one was injured. KOMO-TV reports witnesses told police two members of the congregation were yelling at each other and attracted a crowd of bystanders.

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  15. Feds indict 3 more in Vegas-Alaska cocaine distribution caseRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A federal prosecutor says three more men have been arrested in what investigators say was a cocaine-distribution ring that operated for more than two years between Las Vegas and Alaska.

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  16. Man used Facebook to lure girl out of Renton schoolRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The King County sheriff's office says a 35-year-old Seattle man used Facebook to lure a 12-year-old girl from her school in Renton. The sheriff's office says the man messaged the girl who came out of Meeker Middle School on Jan. 30 and got into his van.

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  17. Man wanted for rape, burglary and assault Renton may be in Spokane areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Renton Police Department is asking citizens in the Spokane and Coeur d'Alene areas to keep an eye out for a man they say is very dangerous. Officers say Shad Johnson is wanted for raping a Renton barista.

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  18. SeaTac teacher pleads not guilty to raping former studentRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Former students of a Sea Tac teacher charged with rape showed up at a King County courtroom in Kent Thursday to offer their support as she entered a plea of not guilty to a charge of child rape. KIRO reports they carried signs that said "We stand by you" and said they don't believe the allegations against Darcy Smith.

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  19. Days later, fans struggle with Seahawks' Super Bowl lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A pedestrian walks past a large photo of a cheering Seattle Seahawks' fan outside the team's stadium Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, in Seattle. The grief, anger and bewilderment felt by many Seahawks fans after the team's loss to th... .

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  20. Human rights body expresses concern for Mexican prisonerRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights has told the Mexican government to provide the necessary medical attention to a jailed vigilante leader who holds dual U.S. and Mexican citizenship. The Washington-based body wrote in a Jan. 28 decision that it found adequate reason to be concerned for the health of 41-year-old Nestora Salgado, a resident of the Seattle suburb of Renton.

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