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  1. Late-winter storm continues to batter South, NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The U.S. federal government said its off... . Traffic backs up as more than 50 miles of Interstate 65 southbound is shut down from the weather, Thursday, March 5, 2015, near Mount Washington, Ky.

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  2. 'Homebrew' email servers: Genius as well as sneaky?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Cables are connected to a server capable of handling an email server at the Washington bureau of The Associated Press on Thursday, March 5, 2015. It's not always a room filled with wires and glowing lights.

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  3. School kids on bus escape serious injury in Wash. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    A motorist died but dozens of children escaped serious injury when a truck driver apparently fell asleep and crossed the center line of a rural Washington highway, colliding with a car and a school bus, the Washington State Patrol said. The patrol praised the Orondo School District bus driver Pamela Robertson, 53, saying she swerved as the large box truck careened toward the bus, likely limiting injury to the children.

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  4. Obama holding town hall at historically black collegeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CBS Atlanta

    ... 1,000 pounds and slowly, methodically slicing cuts of meat, he understands why few people want to go into the... WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is kicking off a weekend commemoration 50 years since the pivotal Selma-to-Montgomery civil ...

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  5. More Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Atlanta

    ... June 26, 2013, file photo, gay rights advocate Vin Testa waves a rainbow flag in front of the Supreme Court in Washington. Thousands of businesses, religious groups, advocacy organizations and politic... When a man battles Darth Vader, Nazis and ...

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  6. Attorney Howard Morrill Joins Mediation.comRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... and faculty member for programs on franchise law, and serves as Editor of the Franchise Law Section of the Washington Lawyers Practice Manual. Howard is a member of the American Bar Association (Litigation Section and Forum on Franchising), the ...

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  7. Pot lounges among marijuana issues lawmakers asked to consider - Fri, 06 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... array of ideas on pot they heard in the first eight weeks of the session. "I think we all know that the people of Washington have embarked on a very important experiment that has social and economic and criminal justice implications," said Finance ...

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  8. Moving water, moving images - Fri, 06 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... make you wish you'd been there that morning - others are abstract, otherworldly and painterly. "Ice," made in Washington, looks amoebic. A photograph of sycamore trunks reflected in a creek in Virginia could be an impressionist's canvas. To see what ...

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  9. Women's pay 78 percent of men's in Washington state - Fri, 06 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Spokane City Councilwoman Candace Mumm is all too familiar with the conditions that have led women workers in Washington state to make 78 cents on the dollar compared to their male counterparts.

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  10. Neah Bay's Moss sisters show they belong with Peninsula PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... away," Cherish said. Both Mosses faced a big transition, going from Class 1B, the smallest classification in Washington, to junior college. Neah Bay and the Mosses ruled the North Olympic League, but how would their skills translate to the Northwest ...

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  11. New baby orca, other discoveries made by team that tracked whales off Washington, Oregon for 21 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... offshore areas from Cape Flattery to Point Reyes, Calif. The agency has already designated inland waters of Washington as critical to orca conservation. Using satellite tags, the team tracked the orcas as they swam about 100 miles or so, mostly ...

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  12. Climate, WWII topics at Forks' Evening Talk series starting SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... at the center at 1455 S. Forks Ave. will be at 7 p.m. Saturday. Ian Miller, a coastal hazard specialist with Washington Sea Grant, will discuss the effects of climate change in the Pacific Northwest, with an emphasis on the oceans. He will talk ...

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  13. Boys Basketball: German exchange student Nedderoff enjoying American adventure in Neah BayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... love the focus they have on sports." The natural beauty of the area impresses him, and the timberlands of Western Washington help stave off homesickness. "It kind of reminds me of northwestern Germany," Nedderoff said. "There's just not that much ...

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  14. Business Briefs: Sequim thrift shop to open Saturday . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... USO Building in Fort Worden State Park from 8:30 a.m. to noon Tuesday. The workshop includes presentations from Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), Labor and Industries, Builder's Exchange and local government agencies. PTAC ...

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  15. OUTDOORS: Plenty of ways to take advantage of unexpected nice weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... as 400 to 450 riders are expected to participate, including many from across the Puget Sound region and Eastern Washington. Races start at 9:45 a.m. each day and run until late afternoon. The races will be held rain or shine. To register or for more ...

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  16. Market MoverBUSH'S Mini-Bailout Missed a Mega-OpportunityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... and began the long decline in labor activity in the United States. Republicans still hate labor. GOP lawmakers in Washington seem willing to let Ford, Chrysler and General Motors go bankrupt, rather then give these companies the same sort of aid the ...

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  17. House passes Farrell bill to help first responders during oil-train disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bothell Reporter

    ... needed to manage the oil being hauled through our state." "In the course of two years, oil train traffic in Washington has gone from shipping zero gallons of crude oil to well over 700 million gallons. And that number will just go up," said Governor ...

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  18. The Great, Amazing, Incomparable Stan Evans Is DeadRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    "If and when Congress votes on a new immigration bill -- whatever the "triggers," timetables or other provisos -- the real issue to be decided will be the same as it has been from the beginning. That issue is whether the Republican Party, dazed from a daily pounding by the Washington press corps, will agree to commit political suicide by enfranchising 11 plus million illegal aliens on U.S. soil, the vast majority of whom will soon be casting Democratic ballots."

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  19. Ridgefield rated state's fourth-safest cityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... for 2013, the most recent figures available. The findings were published in a study called "2015 Safest Places in Washington," which came to The Columbian this week. The author, Brian Quinn, looked at cities with populations greater than 5,000, ...

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  20. Utah notebook: Utes need Washington sweep to earn No. 2 seed in Pac-12 tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... Pac-12 gathering at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. It's theirs if they sweep this week's road swing to Washington State and Washington. So far, so good, with one down (Washington State, who lost to the Utes 67-59 Thursday night) and one to ...

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