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Two fifth-graders face trial in alleged Washington murder plot

Mar 29 2013

SEATTLE Two Washington state fifth-grade boys, accused in a foiled plot to rape and kill a girl and kill or harm six other classmates, will stand trial as juveniles, a prosecutor said on Friday.

Two fifth-graders face trial in alleged Washington murder plot

Mar 29 2013

SEATTLE Two Washington state fifth-grade boys, accused in a foiled plot to rape and kill a girl and kill or harm six other classmates, will stand trial as juveniles, a prosecutor said on Friday.

U.S. soldier in Afghan rampage had no sign of PTSD - superior

Nov 07 2012

TACOMA, Washington A U.S. soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers in a rampage earlier this year was an outstanding leader who had difficulty sleeping but no signs of post-traumatic stress disorder, his immediate superior testified on Wednesday.

U.S. soldier in Afghan rampage had no sign of PTSD - superior

Nov 07 2012

TACOMA, Washington A U.S. soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers in a rampage earlier this year was an outstanding leader who had difficulty sleeping but no signs of post-traumatic stress disorder, his immediate superior testified on Wednesday.

U.S. soldier in Afghan rampage had no sign of PTSD: superior

Nov 07 2012

TACOMA, Washington A U.S. soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers in a rampage earlier this year was an outstanding leader who had difficulty sleeping but no signs of post-traumatic stress disorder, his immediate superior testified on Wednesday.

US soldier in Afghan rampage had no sign of PTSD -First Sergeant

Nov 07 2012

TACOMA, Wash A U.S. soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers in a rampage earlier this year was an outstanding leader who had difficulty sleeping but no signs of post-traumatic stress disorder, his immediate superior testified on Wednesday.

Breast cancer survivor wins right to swim topless in Seattle

Jun 22 2012

SEATTLE A woman who survived a double mastectomy and says wearing a bathing suit covering her chest causes searing pain has won a battle to swim topless at Seattle's public pools.

Afghan massacre suspect identified, arrives at Kansas base

Mar 17 2012

TACOMA, Wash./WASHINGTON The U.S. Army identified the soldier implicated in the massacre of 16 villagers in Afghanistan this week as Staff Sergeant Robert Bales, and said he arrived on Friday at a Kansas base where he will be held in a solitary cell. | Video

Karzai slams US over Afghan massacre, soldier identified

Mar 17 2012

KABUL/TACOMA, Washington Afghan President Hamid Karzai lashed out at the United States on Friday for failing to cooperate fully with an investigation into the massacre of 16 Afghan villagers, while the identity of the U.S. soldier implicated in the shootings was disclosed.

Afghan massacre suspect identified, arrives at Kansas base

Mar 17 2012

TACOMA, Wash./WASHINGTON The U.S. Army identified the soldier implicated in the massacre of 16 villagers in Afghanistan this week as Staff Sergeant Robert Bales, and said he arrived on Friday at a Kansas base where he will be held in a solitary cell.

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