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California Governor Signs Bill To OK Driverless Cars

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday that will pave the way for driverless cars in California. The bill by Democratic Sen. Alex Padilla will establish safety and performance regulations to test and operate autonomous vehicles on state roads and highways.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2012

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Montero HRs Again off Weaver, Mariners Beat Angels

Montero singled early, then hit his 15th home run of the season in the fourth. It was Montero’s fourth home run and fifth hit in nine career at-bats against Weaver. Mariners beat Angels 2-1.

09/03/2012

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Ann Rule’s Upcoming Book Looks at Susan Powell Case

Seattle True Crime author Ann Rule’s next book, Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors, will take a close up look at the case of Susan Cox Powell, a missing Utah woman, whose husband Josh Powell eventually moved himself and his two young boys to Washington state. In a horrific tragedy on February 5, 2012 Josh Powell killed himself and his two boys in a house fire in Graham, WA.

08/29/2012

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FBI, Seattle Police Make Oxycodone Arrests

Police and federal agents arrested 24 people Tuesday in raids in the Seattle area and northern California to bust a ring accused of illegally distributing the painkiller oxycodone.

08/28/2012

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Crews Battle Dozens Of Wildfires Across West

Across the West, dozens of fires fueled by searing heat, dry weather and strong winds have added up to misery for weary residents who already are fed up with one of the region’s worst fire seasons in decades.

08/15/2012

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Seattle Hempfest, Local Churches to Show Previews of Documentary ‘Legalize It’

Seattle Hempfest and three Seattle churches will host sneak previews of the definitive new pot documentary LEGALIZE IT, a socially conscious documentary on Prop 19 – the 2010 campaign to legalize marijuana in California.

08/13/2012

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Group: PNW Orcas Shouldn’t be Listed Endangered

Property-rights advocates and California farmers have filed a petition urging the government to delist Pacific Northwest orcas from the Endangered Species Act, arguing that group of whales is not a sub-species.

08/02/2012

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Seahawks’ Lynch Pleads Not Guilty in DUI Case

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has entered a not guilty plea following his arrest for investigation of driving under the influence in Northern California.

07/26/2012

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Obama Takes Off From Seattle for New Orleans

After a fundraising swing through the Seattle and Portland, OR, Obama is flying to New Orleans on Wednesday to address the National Urban League, a civil rights group.

07/25/2012

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Seattle’s Lynch Apologizes for Recent Actions

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch apologized Friday for drawing negative attention following his arrest last weekend on charges of driving under the influence in Northern California.

07/21/2012

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