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Ore. Train Kills Man Who Had Lain On Tracks

Tigard police say a commuter train hit a man who is believed to have intentionally lain on the tracks Thursday morning.

03/14/2013

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Scuba Diver Dies In Puget Sound Accident

Fire officials say a scuba diver has died in an accident in Puget Sound.

03/10/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Should Artists’ Careers Continue After Death?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: When our musical idols passed away in generations past, they left behind […]

02/05/2013

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Flu Now ‘Widespread’ In Washington

The state Department of Health says the flu is now widespread in Washington, meaning it is in more than half of communities. Previously it had been considered a regional problem.

CBS Seattle–01/11/2013

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Man Convicted In Ore. Heroin Death Trial

A federal judge has convicted an Oregon man of providing heroin that resulted in the death of a 17-year-old high school student.

01/11/2013

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Local Baby Dies Of Whooping Cough

A newborn baby who died of whooping cough last week in King County was the first pertussis death in Washington since August 2011 and occurred even though the number of new cases in the epidemic is a tenth of last spring’s rate.

CBS Seattle–12/18/2012

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Turn It Up: $30,000 Coffin Plays Songs For Dead People

Thanks to technologically savvy coffin designers in Sweden, passionate music lovers will have the chance to spend their time in the grave soothed by the sounds of their favorite songs.

12/12/2012

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‘Three Cups Of Tea’ Co-Author Relin Dies At 49

David Oliver Relin, the co-author of the best-selling book “Three Cups of Tea,” died in Oregon, authorities said. He was 49.

12/03/2012

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Official: Man Killed Zoo Monkey During Theft Try

A 22-year-old man clubbed a monkey to death with a tree branch, after he was bitten by the animal while trying to steal it from a Boise zoo, prosecutors allege.

11/22/2012

A Cariblanco Capuchin monkey (Cebus capucinus) hangs on the back of its mother at the zoo in Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia. (Photo credit LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images)

Father Defends Suspect In Idaho Monkey Beating Death

The father of a 22-year-old man who police say killed a monkey after breaking into an Idaho zoo says he believes the tragedy was a drunken prank that got out of hand and “turned into a horrible situation.”

11/21/2012

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