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Elaine Porterfield

It's progressive versus progressive in Seattle mayoral primary

Aug 06 2013

SEATTLE Seattle's Democratic Mayor Mike McGinn faces a tough hurdle to re-election on Tuesday as he faces off in a primary vote against a field of overwhelmingly progressive challengers, including a state legislator known for his leadership on gay marriage.

Woman sexually assaulted during Seattle church service

Jul 22 2013

SEATTLE A registered sex offender has been jailed on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman as she was in the midst of prayer during Sunday church services in Seattle, police said on Monday.

Woman sexually assaulted during Seattle church service

Jul 22 2013

SEATTLE A registered sex offender has been jailed on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman as she was in the midst of prayer during Sunday church services in Seattle, police said on Monday.

Seattle fireworks too scary for baby bald eagles

Jun 28 2013

SEATTLE Just because they're both emblems of American pride doesn't mean fireworks and bald eagles should share the same skyline.

Big city, tiny apartment: small-scale living is new trend in U.S

Jun 02 2013

SEATTLE Aaron McConnell doesn't mind sharing a kitchen with seven neighbors. He's fine in living quarters with just enough room for a twin bed, a corner desk and little else. Closets? Forget about it - he stores his clothing and other possessions on shelves and hooks.

Big city, tiny apartment: small-scale living is new trend in U.S.

Jun 02 2013

SEATTLE Aaron McConnell doesn't mind sharing a kitchen with seven neighbors. He's fine in living quarters with just enough room for a twin bed, a corner desk and little else. Closets? Forget about it - he stores his clothing and other possessions on shelves and hooks.

Big city, tiny apartment: small-scale living is new trend in U.S.

Jun 02 2013

SEATTLE, June 2 Aaron McConnell doesn't mind sharing a kitchen with seven neighbors. He's fine in living quarters with just enough room for a twin bed, a corner desk and little else. Closets? Forget about it - he stores his clothing and other possessions on shelves and hooks.

Truck crash caused Washington state bridge collapse: officials

May 24 2013

MOUNT VERNON, Washington A bridge that collapsed in Washington state and sent two cars plunging into the Skagit River, raising concerns about the safety of the nation's aging infrastructure, was knocked down by a truck that crashed into at least one girder, officials said on Friday. | Video

Truck crash caused Washington state bridge collapse: officials

May 24 2013

MOUNT VERNON, Washington A bridge collapse that sent cars and drivers plunging into the frigid Skagit River in Washington state, raising concerns about the safety of the nation's aging infrastructure, was caused when a truck crashed into at least one girder, officials said on Friday. | Video

Washington State system hacked, data of thousands at risk

May 09 2013

SEATTLE The website for the Washington State court system has been hacked and up to 160,000 Social Security numbers and a million driver's license numbers may have been accessed, officials said on Thursday.

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