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  1. DNA leads to charges after sexual assault victim jams finger up suspect's noseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    Prosecutors have charged a suspect in a 2014 sexual assault on a woman walking home in the Belltown neighborhood of Seattle. The victim who asked not to be identified said a man tried to drag her into an open and dark parking lot.

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  2. Seattle tops the nation in tower cranes for third straight year as construction reaches new peakRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... the number of developments that finished has been abnormally low, according to development data tracked by the Downtown Seattle Association. The area's suburbs weren't covered in the report, but officials in Bellevue reported 14 cranes, twice as ...

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  3. Action event Sunday at Queen Anne Community Center on border separationsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Supporting families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border will be focus of a free "take action" event Sunday afternoon at the Queen Anne Community Center . Immigration attorney emeritus Robert Free of the ACLU, Juan Bocanegra of Seattle-based social justice organization El Comit, and state Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self are all scheduled to speak at the event - set for 2 to 4 p.m. - about both the latest regarding the family separations, and what is now being done to help families from Washington state.

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  4. 27 Festivals in Seattle This Weekend: July 20-22, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Stranger

    ... 4-H classes, and more. Friday-Sunday, Enumclaw Expo Center Olde Burien Block Party Burien will close its main downtown street to make way for live music and a beer garden. Saturday, Downtown Burien North Bend Downtown Block Party Breathe in some ...

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  5. Greenwood drama student Miranda Power appearing in Seattle...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Phinneywood

    Greenwood resident Miranda Power will appear in Seattle Children's Theatre's production of "Alice in Wonderland" this Thursday through Saturday. SCT students will perform alongside and work backstage with professional SCT staff.

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  6. DNA leads to charges after sexual assault victim jams finger up suspect's noseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Prosecutors have charged a suspect in a 2014 sexual assault on a woman walking home in the Belltown neighborhood of Seattle. The victim who asked not to be identified said a man tried to drag her into an open and dark parking lot.

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  7. ELECTION 2018: Watch for your primary ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    King County Elections is sending out the ballots for the August 7th primary election. What you'll be deciding includes narrowing a field of 29 U.S. Senate candidates down to 2 and narrowing the list of 11 34th District State Senate candidates down to 2. There's one ballot measure - King County Proposition 1 seeks to renew the property-tax levy for the Automated Fingerprint Identification Service , used in criminal investigations.

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  8. Artist confronts White womanhood in gallery showRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Real Change

    "Reflections - Heather Marie Scholl" at Virago Gallery in West Seattle addresses a group that is under increased scrutiny - White women. Scholl's fiber art works are in line with conversations happening within social justice, anti-racism and feminist circles - specifically, how White women uphold White supremacy.

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  9. Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiryRep. Jim...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    In this Thursday, July 12, 2018, file photo, Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, questions FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok during the House Committees on the Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform hearing on "Oversight of FBI and DOJ Actions Surrounding the 2016 Election," on Capitol Hill in Washington. Jordan, who coached wrestling at Ohio State University, has been interviewed by the law firm investigating allegations that a now-dead team doctor sexually abused male athletes there decades ago.

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  10. Dykes on Bikes prepare for their ride for the Dyke March during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Downtown Seattle has those fish-throwing guys at Pike Place Market, the waterfront, big culture like the Seattle Art Museum and Benaroya Hall. But there's more to Seattle than the dressed-for-visitors experience.

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  11. Seattle cops hit the streets for lip-sync challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    Crowds of cops aren't an unusual sight in Belltown, but they're usually spotted when the bars are closing on Friday nights, not parading down Bell Street on a sunny Tuesday afternoon dancing to Macklemore's "Downtown." In front of a camera, bike cops swerved idly down an alley and officers rapped in front of a vintage police car with a breakdancer out front.

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  12. Police investigating Downtown Spokane hit-and-run incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A female pedestrian was struck by a truck in a hit-and-run incident Tuesday afternoon in downtown Spokane. Around noon Tuesday, the pedestrian was crossing at S Monroe St at W Sprague Ave. when she was hit by a truck turning ...

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  13. Fauntleroy Boulevard: Still on hold, but Sdot looking at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | West Seattle Blog

    Almost half a year has passed since SDOT announced the Fauntleroy Boulevard project was on hold while waiting to see if it would conflict with Sound Transit 's light-rail plans. The question has lingered since then: So what will happen to the Move Seattle levy money set aside for Fauntleroy Boulevard? This SDOT announcement today says some decisions are approaching: We've continued to hear strong community support for the safety and mobility improvements at the heart of the Fauntleroy Boulevard Project.

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  14. Authorities search for suspects who struck cyclist, fled in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | The Columbian

    The King County Sheriff's Office was searching for two men in a pickup who struck and injured a bicyclist Saturday afternoon on Rainier Avenue and fled the scene. A man about 50 years old was riding his bike south in the 10600 block of Rainier Avenue South, near the southern tip of Lake Washington, when he was hit from behind by the pickup, according to the sheriff's office.

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  15. West Seattle weekend scene: Mini-STP bicycle ride to Summer FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | West Seattle Blog

    It's a tradition every year - the "Mini-STP" bicycle ride to West Seattle Summer Fest ! Don Brubeck of West Seattle Bike Connections sent these photos - from North Admiral to Gatewood and then to The Junction: Don reports, "We did our 6th annual West Seattle STP bike ride today, riding from SW Seattle Street to SW Portland Street, and then back to Summer Fest. A great group of riders, young, old, and inbetween.

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  16. Capitol Hill Alley Party 2018? Benefit for immigrant rights will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | Capitol Hill Blog

    In a creative fundraising opportunity, E Pike's Capitol Cider will use the alleyway west of Broadway between Pine and Pike to celebrate multiculturalism and raise money for the Northwest Immigration Rights Project during the Capitol Hill Block Party , which takes place from Friday, July 20th to Sunday, July 22nd. "A lot of us here at Capitol Cider are upset about the current situation regarding immigration and asylum seekers," Julie Tall , the owner of Capitol Cider, tells CHS.

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  17. Capitol Hill small business owners, City Hall wants to hear from you ASAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | Capitol Hill Blog

    If you run a small business in Seattle, the Office of Economic Development wants to hear from you. Kind of.

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  18. Where to Go for National Ice Cream Day: The 29 Best Places in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | The Stranger

    ... Luca Guerrieri, Antonella Ragazzi, and David Arato. The owners are committed to quality, natural ingredients. Downtown Central District Ice Cream Company Darren & Kristine McGil of Nate's Wings and Waffles have opened an ice cream store full of ...

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  19. CORRECTING and REPLACING Common Opens in Seattle, Expanding National FootprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jul 13, 2018--Please replace the release dated July 9, 2018, with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. Common , the nationwide leader in coliving dedicated to managing homes offering convenience and community, today announced its expansion into Seattle with two new homes in partnership with developer Anew Apartments.

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  20. Happening Now: West Seattle Summer Fest, day 1, first reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | West Seattle Blog

    If you're not ready to play, browse the year-round merchants' sidewalk sales and visiting vendors and see who and what's here. A couple places that caught our eye during our first stroll: Those booths are both on the south block of California SW, between Alaska and Edmunds.

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