The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 16:17. Facebook
You'll want to tune into this one: Baby giraffes are about 6-feet tall when they are born and, because their mothers give birth while standing, enter the world with a five-foot drop to the ground.
Youll want to tune into this one Baby giraffes are about 6feet

Birth watch for Woodland Park Zoo giraffe begins

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 15:44. Facebook
Detectives believe the suspects “racked up as much as $10,000 in charges a day under the identities of theft victims in Normandy Park, Medina, Everett, Auburn and other cities in the Seattle area,” according to police.
Detectives believe the suspects racked up as much as 10000 in charges

Bellevue attorney arrested in connection with mother-daughter ID-theft ring

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 15:17. Facebook
The decision to open AmazonFresh Pickup to Prime members means that the experiment must have worked; now Amazon gets to test it on a much broader scale.
The decision to open AmazonFresh Pickup to Prime members means that the

Amazon opens Seattle grocery pickup locations to Prime members

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Arica Smith Simmer
Javier Ureña
Marcos Salinda
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 14:53. Facebook
The runaway dump truck lost control of its brakes, police said.
The runaway dump truck lost control of its brakes police said

Watch: Dump truck plows through Bellevue traffic

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 14:25. Facebook
At Amazon's annual stockholders’ meeting Tuesday, Jesse Jackson pointed out that the board of directors is still all white, writes columnist Jerry Large.
At Amazons annual stockholders meeting Tuesday Jesse Jackson pointed out that the

Jesse Jackson back at Amazon stockholders’ meeting, crusading for workforce diversity | Jerry Large

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Adam Varona
Tony Smith
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 13:53. Facebook
Liz O'Callaghan
John Sheridan
Carolyn Veith
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 13:42. Facebook
The Congressional Budget Office says, in some regions, people with pre-existing conditions “would ultimately be unable to purchase” robust coverage under the new bill that pass through the House.
The Congressional Budget Office says in some regions people with preexisting conditions

23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

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Linda Zumbrunn Dooley
Brandi-David Vinton
Jacki Cote
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 13:07. Facebook
Tim Hipple
Kelly Frech
Keith Gilbert
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 12:36. Facebook
Greg Gianforte, who has tried to align himself with Trump, defended himself as the assault charge was announced.
Greg Gianforte who has tried to align himself with Trump defended himself

GOP candidate in US House race Thursday charged with assault

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Lorra Jackson
Bob Larimer
Myriam Powers
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 09:05. Facebook
This week's Reader's Lens gave us goose bumps. Learn more about Mark Wangerin's winning photo: [ Buff.ly Link ]
This weeks Readers Lens gave us goose bumps Learn more about Mark
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
Attorneys for Seattle Mayor Ed Murray have formally denied allegations of sexual abuse against him and asked that a lawsuit making the claims be dismissed.
Attorneys for Seattle Mayor Ed Murray have formally denied allegations of sexual

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray files court papers for sex-abuse suit to be dismissed

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 06:54. Facebook
Here's a nifty way to keep unwelcome creatures out of your apples.
Here's a nifty way to keep unwelcome creatures out of your apples

Bag your apples to keep maggots and codling moths away

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Jason Chester
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 06:02. Facebook
Remember when the world was a different place, in 2003, and one “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie was enough? Yeah, we do, too, says movie critic Moira Macdonald.
Remember when the world was a different place in 2003 and one

Review: Dear ‘Pirates’ franchise, it’s time to abandon ship

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 05:15. Facebook
Heading to the Gorge this weekend? We've narrowed down some highlights to see each day at the festival.
Heading to the Gorge this weekend Weve narrowed down some highlights to

Sasquatch! 2017: Day-by-day highlights

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 04:29. Facebook
Hey, there are books about hiking with dogs. Cat people, it's your turn.
Hey there are books about hiking with dogs Cat people it's your turn

Guidebook tells how to take your kitty mountain climbing

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Diana Stoneman
Laura Ortega
Christian Moreno
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 03:46. Facebook
In Clallam County, where I practice as a physician, our teens and pregnant women smoke at almost double the state average, leading to higher rates of infant mortality, pregnancy complications and lung cancer. Raising the legal age to buy tobacco to 21 would save lives, writes Dr. Christopher J. Frank in an Op-Ed for The Seattle Times.
In Clallam County where I practice as a physician our teens and

Save lives: Raise the legal age to buy tobacco products | Op-Ed

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Sherisa Crevier
Colleen Schwab
Marcos Salinda
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 03:01. Facebook
The new superintendent wants all high-school students to earn some college credit before they graduate. Read more about what is on his to-do list.
The new superintendent wants all highschool students to earn some college credit

Washington’s K-12 chief pitches vision of ‘very different’ school system

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Doug Schripsema
Kathy Robinson
Kimberly Ann
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 02:31. Facebook
Fire officials in Chelan County have made progress fighting a 40-acre fire burning north of Leavenworth.
Fire officials in Chelan County have made progress fighting a 40acre fire

Crews making progress on Leavenworth-area wildfire

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Shelley Dilley
Kathy Haner
The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 02:15. Facebook
The Trump administration added more uncertainty about vital health-insurance subsidies, just as insurers are proposing rates for 2018. The result is likely to be big rate increases and fewer options, including in Washington, writes The Seattle Times editorial board.
The Trump administration added more uncertainty about vital healthinsurance subs

Trumpcare uncertainty creates sickening mess | Editorial

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The Seattle Times
The Seattle Times
05/25/2017 at 01:29. Facebook
There have been 35 people shot this year with three fatalities, compared to 27 with five fatalities at this point last year, said Lt. Marc Garth Green, who oversees the gang unit.
There have been 35 people shot this year with three fatalities compared

Police: Spike in Seattle shootings driven by gang grudges

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Ryan Conen
Kimberly Ann
Boyd Edward Wilkins