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Strong Support For Gun Background Checks In Washington

The Elway Poll found that 70 percent of people were inclined to vote for Initiative 594

CBS Seattle–07/15/2014

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Microsoft Reportedly Planning Big Job Cuts This Week

The report, which cites people with knowledge of company plans, indicated that the job cuts could come as early as this week

CBS Seattle–07/15/2014

Glassware is pictured on display at the Cannabis City retail marijuana store on July 8, 2014 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: David Ryder/Getty Images)

Rethinking Marijuana Delivery In Seattle

While delivery services have existed for years to supply medical marijuana patients, the rise of similar businesses geared toward serving recreational users in Washington and Colorado highlights how the industry is outpacing the states’ pot laws.

CBS Seattle–07/15/2014

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NTSB: Systematic Errors Caused I-5 Bridge Collapse

The National Transportation Safety Board says that insufficient route planning, a distracted pilot driver and an inadequate permitting process by the state of Washington all played a part in the Interstate 5 bridge collapse north of Seattle last year.

CBS Seattle–07/15/2014

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Tacoma School Board Apologizes To Teacher Fired Nearly 50 Years Ago For Being Gay

The Tacoma School Board president formally apologized Sunday to a former teacher fired in 1972 for being gay.

CBS Seattle–07/14/2014

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Lottery Winner Fined For Clearing On San Juan

Washington state regulators have fined a property owner $79,000 for clearing sensitive shoreline on San Juan Island.

CBS Seattle–07/14/2014

Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes, Jeremy Cooper and first customer Deb Greene exit after purchasing marijuana at the Cannabis City retail marijuana store on July 8, 2014 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: Pool photo by Elaine Thompson/AP/Getty Images)

Seattle City Attorney Apologizes For Breaking Drug-Free Workplace Rule After Bringing Marijuana Back To Office

Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes acknowledges he broke a drug-free workplace rule when he brought marijuana back to his office after buying on the first day of legal sales in Washington state.

07/14/2014

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Northwest Heat Wave Forecast Through Weekend

The Weather Service says a Northwest heat wave will last into the middle of next week

CBS Seattle–07/11/2014

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Seattle’s Only Legal Pot Shop Now Out Of Pot

Owner James Lathrop says Cannabis City sold its last bag of marijuana at 5 p.m. Thursday, and he doesn’t expect to get any more supply for 10 to 15 days.

CBS Seattle–07/11/2014

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FTC Sues Amazon

The move had been expected since last week, when Amazon said it wouldn’t settle with the FTC over the charges

CBS Seattle–07/10/2014

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Cale Holdsworth, in town from Kansas to visit family, celebrates after purchasing two grams of marijuana strain "OG's Pearl" for $26.50 at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington. Top Shelf Cannabis was the first retail marijuana store to open today in Washington state, nearly a year and a half after the state's voters chose to legalize marijuana.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Pot Shops: Opening Day

People began purchasing marijuana at 8 a.m. at Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis

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Seattle Bike To Work Day

Scenes from Seattle’s Bike to Work Day on May 16, 2014!

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Sub Pop’s Sea-Tac Store Grand Opening

Get a first look at Sub Pop Records’ new retail store in Sea-Tac

Twenty-four Killed, Many Missing After Major Washington State Mudslide

Latest From The Devastating Slide

The recovery effort continues in Oso as crews deal with restoring the town and families cope with tragedy.

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