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  1. Local businesses react to White House hinting at pot crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Trump administration signaled today it intends to step up enforcement of federal law banning the recreational use of marijuana. Local businesses were caught off guard after Press Secretary Sean Spicer hinted that there would be "greater enforcement" of recreational marijuana.

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  2. Syrian refugees struggle in search of home in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rabah Saleh talks with her youngest son Ahmad, 7, Feb. 14, 2017. Since fleeing from Syria to the U.S. via Jordan one year ago, she has started working part time as a janitor at a local school in West Seattle.

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  3. City unanimously approves adoption of U. District upzoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The U-District upzone will allow for the construction of high-rise buildings, while requiring developers to contribute to the production of affordable housing in the U-District. "As that community grows in the future, it will grow affordably," said Seattle mayor Ed Murray during a Tuesday news conference.

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  4. Seattle immigrants, lawmakers on alert over new deportation rulesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Protesters gathered Friday outside the Seattle federal courthouse, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 where a "dreamer" arrested a week before was expected to make his first appearance. Daniel Ramirez Medina, of the Seattle suburb Des Moines, was arrested last Friday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers looking for his father.

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  5. Seattle's best pizza, according to YelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Yelp data crunchers culled their reviews and data to come up with critics' favorite pizza parlors in Seattle. We may take guff for not being Chicago or New York, but eaters say these places are legit.

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  6. Seattle cop's selfie prompts return of pilfered purseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle Police Officer Eric Michl sent a selfie to a ride share driver early Sunday after a passenger's purse and wallet were held hostage in the car. The driver promptly returned with the woman's belongings.

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  7. Seattle gets a rare snow dayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A lone, snow-gear-clad child, explores the hillside below Kerry Park in Queen Anne on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. A lone, snow-gear-clad child, explores the hillside below Kerry Park in Queen Anne on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017.

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  8. Meet the judge who halted Trump's executive orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    "The amicus law professors," Robart said Friday, noting the many groups that waited in his Seattle courtroom to argue for or against a motion to halt President Donald Trump's travel ban. "Sounds like the three amigos."

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  9. Leafbuyer's top 10 most attractive Seattle marijuana shopsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Design inspiration: It's an interesting, fairly small space. We were limited when we first opened up because there were very few locations that we could use, but we have really made it our own.

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  10. Friday forecast: Freezing rain advisory issued for W. Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Pedestrians huddle under umbrellas as they walk past the Pike Place Market and in view of Elliot Bay behind, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Seattle. Pedestrians huddle under umbrellas as they walk past the Pike Place Market and in view of Elliot Bay behind, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Seattle.

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  11. Stunning $7.5M brick home on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Capitol Hill is known as Seattle's go-to 'hood for partying and nightlife, but the neighborhood also has a reputation for having some of the city's most expensive real estate. This home at 1000 14th Ave. isn't on Millionaire's Row, but it may as well be.

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  12. Seattle 'palaces' for sale and attractive to out-of-statersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Three mansions, three lifestyles. Click through to see all the luxurious amenities a couple million can buy you in the area.

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  13. Broadway cornerstone closes -- againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Charlie's on Broadway announced its closure Tuesday, marking its second closure in less than two years. It initially closed in June 2015 after its original co-owner relinquished the business in the historic former furniture showroom.

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  14. First chance at Seattle 'Hamilton' ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Lin-Manuel Miranda, foreground, performs with members of the original cast of the musical "Hamilton" in New York. Musical theater fans now is the time to take your shot and be some of the first folks to see "Hamilton" when it comes to Seattle next year.

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  15. Cops: Armed robber fires at officers in Central DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle police say they detained a 29-year-old man Friday after he held a man at gunpoint on Rainier Avenue and then fired at officers while they chased him in the Central District. Seattle police say they detained a 29-year-old man Friday after he held a man at gunpoint on Rainier Avenue and then fired at officers while they chased him in the Central District.

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  16. Charge: Seattle high school student extorted girl for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A 20-year-old man allegedly extorted a girl into repeatedly performing sexual acts for him starting when they both attended Chief Sealth International High School in West Seattle, according to prosecutors. A 20-year-old man allegedly extorted a girl into repeatedly performing sexual acts for him starting when they both attended Chief Sealth International High School in West Seattle, according to A 20-year-old man allegedly extorted a girl into repeatedly performing sexual acts for him starting when they both attended Chief Sealth International High School in West Seattle, according to prosecutors.

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  17. Pedestrian killed in N. Seattle hit-and-run; woman arrestedRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A woman is under arrest following a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian Sunday evening in North Seattle, police said. The incident unfolded just before 7 p.m. as the woman was heading north in her vehicle on Wallingford Avenue North, said Detective Mark Jamieson of the Seattle police.

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  18. High-speed Lake City crash leads to murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A 26-year-old Lynnwood man is charged with murder after his car turned over during a Lake City police chase, leading to the death of a passenger. Yasin Ibrahim is charged with second-degree murder after allegedly driving from cops at more than 100 mph through city streets Dec. 8 before losing control of his car near an Interstate 5 onramp.

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  19. Get ready for the 3rd Annual Hop Mob Triple IPA RoadshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This is an early warning. It's time to start thinking about Washington Hop Mob , an annual series of events featuring Washington-brewed triple IPAs.

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  20. Lawmaker aims bill at caring for caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    For those who spend their days and nights caring for someone with a mental illness, some Washington state lawmakers are hoping to make life a little easier. Rep. Gael Tarleton, D-Seattle, is planning to pick up the torch on a bill that would create a pilot program providing respite care for people who take care of those with mental illness at home.

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