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Recycling truck gets stuck in W. Seattle sinkhole
Recycling truck gets stuck in W. Seattle sinkhole

CaptionCloseA Waste Management truck got stuck in a sinkhole Monday afternoon in West Seattle's Westwood neighborhood.It happened around 2:00 p.m. at the intersection of Southwest Kenyon Street and 24th Avenue Southwest.Neighbors stunned to see a large recycling...

Mayor Murray: We will sue Donald Trump if necessary
Mayor Murray: We will sue Donald Trump if necessary

CaptionCloseSeattle Mayor Ed Murray, going where the state Attorney General has successfully trod, says he wants to sue President Trump if the city can't get answers about formulation of the President's executive orders.Seattle is even planning to give...

Fir tree smashes into Russian River home, narrowly missing man and his dog
Fir tree smashes into Russian River home, narrowly missing man and his dog
US Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near border
US Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near border
Woman, 19, swept into ocean at Sonoma Coast beach dies
Woman, 19, swept into ocean at Sonoma Coast beach dies
Trump calls recent anti-Semitic incidents 'horrible'
Trump calls recent anti-Semitic incidents 'horrible'

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump said Tuesday the recent spate of threats targeting the Jewish community in the US are "horrible" and "painful" as he faced a growing chorus of calls from Democrats and Jewish leaders urging him to speak out.JCC threats,...

Jewish cemetery vandalized; headstones damaged
Jewish cemetery vandalized; headstones damaged

(CNN)Tensions remain high in Jewish communities across the United States as police in Missouri are investigating vandalism at a historic Jewish cemetery.Disgusted to hear about the senseless act of desecration at the cemetery in University City. We must fight...

Bomb threats target 59 Jewish centers. Trump finally responds
Bomb threats target 59 Jewish centers. Trump finally responds
From restaurants to reefs: recycling discarded oyster shells
From restaurants to reefs: recycling discarded oyster shells
Woman accused in Walmart stabbing death arrested
Woman accused in Walmart stabbing death arrested
Trump prefers glitzy Mar-a-Lago to rustic Camp David
Trump prefers glitzy Mar-a-Lago to rustic Camp David

Dwayne Snurr, a janitor and lifelong resident of this rural, working-class town 60 miles from the White House, was eating chicken wings in a cafe off Main Street last week when he began chewing over a locally important subject: President Donald Trump's taste...

The Latest: CIA analyst says he can't serve under Trump
The Latest: CIA analyst says he can't serve under Trump

WASHINGTON -- The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):6:20 p.m.A longtime CIA analyst says he resigned from the agency last week because he "cannot in good faith" serve the administration of President Donald Trump.Edward Price writes in an...

White House denounces 'hatred' after Jewish center threats
White House denounces 'hatred' after Jewish center threats
Woman found dead in Mill Creek, man arrested
Woman found dead in Mill Creek, man arrested
4.1 quake hits The Geysers
4.1 quake hits The Geysers
The Latest: Court weighs debate over Ohio execution process
The Latest: Court weighs debate over Ohio execution process

CaptionCloseCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection system (all times local):9:45 a.m.A federal appeals court is weighing arguments over the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection...

Police say 12-year-old boy was fatally shot in Arkansas home
Police say 12-year-old boy was fatally shot in Arkansas home

TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) — Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy at a home in southwestern Arkansas.Texarkana Police Department spokeswoman Kristi Bennett says officers found the boy suffering from a gunshot wound Saturday afternoon...

Hunterdon's St. Patrick's Day parade being held in March
Hunterdon's St. Patrick's Day parade being held in March
Trump's new national security adviser a soldier-scholar
Trump's new national security adviser a soldier-scholar
School librarians are not a luxury in the digital age | Feedback
School librarians are not a luxury in the digital age | Feedback
Rep. Lance vote a threat to area's streams, rivers | Feedback
Rep. Lance vote a threat to area's streams, rivers | Feedback

To the editor: I was very unhappy to read that my Congressman, U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-N.J.), just voted to allow mining companies to throw their waste, including dangerous heavy metals like selenium, mercury, and arsenic, into America's streams. ...

Iraqi military says troops consolidate gains south of Mosul
Iraqi military says troops consolidate gains south of Mosul

BAGHDAD -- A military spokesman says Iraqi forces are consolidating their gains south of Mosul ahead of moving deeper into the city's Islamic State-held western half.The spokesman of the Joint Military Operation Command, Brig. Gen. Yahya Rasool, told The...

Malaysian: No cause of death yet for exiled North Korean
Malaysian: No cause of death yet for exiled North Korean
Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen slain across border
Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen slain across border
Special delivery: US-born panda cub Bao Bao bound for China
Special delivery: US-born panda cub Bao Bao bound for China