Pacific Northwest United States

Firefighters reunite with baby they helped deliver

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Firefighters reunite with baby they helped deliver


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Thunderstorms and flash flood warnings will soon give way to 'classic fall weather'

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Thunderstorms and flash flood warnings will soon give way to 'classic fall weather'


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Oregon lawmakers demand investigation, apology over mistaken ICE stop

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Oregon lawmakers demand investigation, apology over mistaken ICE stop


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Man killed in Washington County shooting identified, no arrests made

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Man killed in Washington County shooting identified, no arrests made


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Oregon State's Gary Andersen talks string cheese, time warps and football

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Oregon State's Gary Andersen talks string cheese, time warps and football


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Federal and local groups band together to help Puerto Rico

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Federal and local groups band together to help Puerto Rico


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Jimmy Kimmel blasts new GOP health care bill, says Senator 'lied right to my face'

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Jimmy Kimmel blasts new GOP health care bill, says Senator 'lied right to my face'


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Popular Stories

Pacific Northwest United States - Latest Stories

  • Longtime backers of Ice Alaska retiring after 2018 event
    Longtime backers of Ice Alaska retiring after 2018 event

    , newsminer.com

    FAIRBANKS — Longtime Ice Alaska supporters Dick and Hoa Brickley plan to leave the organization after the 2018 BP World Ice Art Championships. The Brickleys own the George Horner Ice Park on Phillips Field Road and have been involved in the international ice carving event for 28 years. The event has grown into a monthlong extravaganza that attracts dozens of top ice-carving teams
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Politics & Government

  • California Senate leader preparing for legal fight over 'sanctuary state' legislation
    California Senate leader preparing for legal fight over 'sanctuary state' legislation

    , latimes.com

    Gov. Jerry Brown hasn't yet signed legislation making California a so-called "sanctuary state," but California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León is preparing to defend it in court. In between several immigration events in Washington on Wednesday de León (D-Los Angeles) said he met with former U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric Holder — who has served as outside counsel to the Legislature for much of the year — “to continue to further discuss inoculating California from Jeff Sessions' Department of Justice
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Sports

  • Report: Jay-Z turns down offer to perform at Super Bowl 52 halftime show
    Report: Jay-Z turns down offer to perform at Super Bowl 52 halftime show

    , kgw.com

    When it comes to its Super Bowl 52 halftime show, the NFL is on to the next one. According to The Source, rapper Jay-Z has turned down an offer to serve as the headliner act at the leagues' championship game in Minneapolis next February. Per The Source: The NFL is looking for an artist that will top Lady Gaga’s 2017 Super Bowl halftime performance (and ratings) and they found everything they need in Jay-Z
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Health

Society & Culture

  • Hoover HS evacuated due to small fire in woodshop class
    Hoover HS evacuated due to small fire in woodshop class

    , cbs8.com

    SAN DEIGO (NEWS 8) - Students and faculty at Hoover High School were evacuated Wednesday morning after a small fire broke out in a woodshop class. San Diego Fire-Rescue firefighters responded to the campus shortly before noon to put out the fire caused by an overheated bandsaw. Firefighters said wood chips and sawdust caused an increased amount of smoke in the building
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Entertainment & Arts

  • 10 things you need to know about ‘Teh Internet Is Serious Business.’ The last one will blow your mind!
    10 things you need to know about ‘Teh Internet Is Serious Business.’ The last one will blow your mind!

    , seattletimes.com

    This review contains offensive material. If you, or anyone you love, has never visited the internet or heard about how people talk there, please slam your laptop shut now or hurl your newspaper out of the window (or, hell, chuck your laptop out the window) and register your displeasure with The Seattle Times’ complaint team: . (See what I did there? You can’t complain about the internet without being on the internet!) Regardless, God be with you
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Law & Crime

  • Judge lowers $2-million bail for Suge Knight's fiancee on charges she sold murder trial evidence to TMZ
    Judge lowers $2-million bail for Suge Knight's fiancee on charges she sold murder trial evidence to TMZ

    , latimes.com

    A Los Angeles County judge decided to sharply reduce the $2-million bail keeping Marion “Suge” Knight’s fiancee jailed on charges that she violated a court order by selling a key video in Knight’s murder trial to the gossip website TMZ. Toi-Lin Kelly, 36, was arrested this month after a grand jury indicted her on charges of conspiring to violate a court order, obstruct justice and commit grand theft, prosecutors said
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Science & Nature

  • Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction
    Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

    , seattletimes.com

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Sea turtles are lumbering back from the brink of extinction, a new study says. Scientists found more populations of the large turtles improving than declining when they looked at nearly 60 regions across the globe. That’s a big change from a decade or two ago, experts said. Long-living sea turtles have been pushed to endangered levels by hunting, accidentally being caught in fishing nets, habitat loss, plastics pollution and climate change, experts say
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