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Investigators Looking for Fourth Suspect in Home Invasion

Investigators are looking for a fourth suspect in a botched home invasion involving a war veteran.

Dangerous Surf Conditions Continue Along Baldwin County Beaches

Now that the brunt of the what was Tropical Storm Cindy has passed it was a much calmer day along Baldwin County beaches Thursday. But, that…

Rally for Charleena Lyles planned for Thursday evening in downtown Seattle

A downtown Seattle rally and march for Charleena Lyles will be “black-women centered” and led by black women.

A personal drag show with a tap on Uber’s app? This is Seattle after all

Seattleites will be able to request free drag performances between 2 and 6 p.m. Saturday as part of the ride-hailing service’s celebration of Pride weekend.

Seattle judge OKs lawsuit over once-secret immigrant vetting program

U.S. District Judge Richard Jones Wednesday denied the Justice Department’s request to dismiss the suit, which was filed in February by the American Civil Liberties Union and Northwest Immigrant Rights Project.

Washington state lawmakers announce compromise on high-school testing requirements

The deal would exempt students — temporarily — from passing language-arts, math and science exams in order to earn a diploma.

How Did Tropical Storm Cindy Affect Carnival Cruisers?

The weather pushed back the schedule for a lot of cruisers Thursday morning.

Tropical Storm Brings Pink Flamingos to Gulf Coast

14 hours ago

Tropical Storm Cindy didn't just bring heavy rainfall and whipping winds to the Gulf Coast. The storm also brought us some pink visitors.

Infant Dies in Fort Walton Beach, Investigation Underway

15 hours ago

Fort Walton Beach Police say a baby has died for unknown reasons and an investigation is underway.

Mobile Police Arrest 3 Suspects in Walgreens Robbery

The suspects were arrested after an hours-long standoff with Mobile Police.

Did you get letter? WSU sends warning to 1 million people after hard drive with personal info is stolen

Washington State University is alerting 1 million people that their personal information could have been accessed by thieves who broke into an Olympia storage locker.

Dauphin Island Parkway Flooded

17 hours ago

Water shut down parts of Dauphin Island Parkway Thursday as southerly wind from Tropical Storm Cindy pushed water up Mobile Bay. Several inc…

This one type of firework disfigures people more than any other, UW study shows

Shell-and-mortar fireworks are legal in Washington state, but a new UW study finds more disfiguring injuries came from accidents with shell-and-mortar fireworks than any other legal firework — and some illegal ones.

Social media speculation after Charleena Lyles shooting — and the detail people got wrong

Some people said a knife-wielding man wasn't shot during an hours-long standoff in Seattle because he was white. But, in fact, he was black.

Mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan seeks to keep her home address under wraps

Seattle mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan is seeking to keep her home address out of public records, citing threats made against her in her former job as U.S. attorney.