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Seattle now  has crosswalks similar to this one in Tel Aviv (Photo credit JACK GUEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

Seattle Unveils Rainbow Crosswalks

The city is celebrating pride week through Sunday

CBS Seattle–06/24/2015

File photo of a gay pride flag. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Seattle Police Stand Up To Sexual Orientation Hate Crimes

The Seattle Police Department has launched the “Safe Place” program to help combat sexual orientation hate crimes.

CBS Seattle–05/27/2015

Bruce Harrell (photo via http://www.seattle.gov/council/harrell/)

Seattle Councilman Critical Of Police May Day Arrest

Bruce Harrell questioned police officials about their approach Wednesday, saying the arrest “just seems idiotic to me.”

CBS Seattle–05/07/2015

(Credit: Washington Department of Transportation)

Workers Allege Racism At Seattle Tunnel Site

A group of African American workers is suing the companies hired to dig Sound Transit’s light rail tunnel between the University of Washington and Capitol Hill in Seattle, saying they were assigned demeaning tasks and quickly fired because of their race.

CBS Seattle–09/23/2014

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Russian Man Arrested In Seattle Credit Card Hacking Case

The Russian Foreign Ministry in a statement on Tuesday described Seleznev’s arrest as “yet another unfriendly gesture” of the United States.

CBS Seattle–07/08/2014

File photo of handcuffs. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Naked Seattle Man Overloads On Coke, Meth, LSD, Goes On Rampage

Seattle police arrested a man Tuesday night after he went on a chaotic rampage through the Capitol Hill and Eastlake neighborhoods.

1090 The Fan–06/18/2014

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Seattle To Introduce Bike Share Program

The Puget Sound Bike Share Program hopes to launch a bike share in Seattle this fall

CBS Seattle–05/05/2014

File photo of May Day in NY (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Troubling Signs Early On May Day

Seattle police say there’s been more anti-authoritarian rhetoric leading up to this year’s May Day events

05/01/2014

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Doorman With Ferret Phobia Terrorized By Man With Ferret

A ferret phobia led to a standoff of sorts outside a Capitol Hill bar Saturday.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2014

File image of 49ers fans (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Capitol Hill Sports Bar Only Charging Cover For 49ers Fans

The Seattle Seahawks-San Francisco 49ers rivalry took an interesting turn Wednesday night after a Capitol Hill sports bar promoted a picture of its marquee on social media.

CBS Seattle–01/16/2014

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