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Sen. Ed Murray (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Seattle Mayor Proposes Tax, Fee Hikes For Transit

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray wants voters to approve both tax and fee increases to pay to keep buses running in the city and to and from the suburbs

CBS Seattle–05/13/2014

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King County Seeks Tax Increase To Fund Bus Service; Ballots Due Tuesday

Ballots are due Tuesday in a special election asking King County voters to raise taxes to support bus service through the Seattle area.

CBS Seattle–04/21/2014

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More People Riding Public Transit

Ridership is increasing across the country. In the Puget Sound area, Sound Transit reported an 8.4 percent increase.

CBS Seattle–03/10/2014

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Passengers Take Down Armed Robber On Seattle Bus

Surveillance video from a Metro bus in Seattle shows the dramatic takedown of an armed man who was robbing passengers of their phones.

CBS Seattle–12/19/2013

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Suspected Gunman Dies After Seattle Bus Shooting

A gunman barged onto a bus and shot the driver during rush hour in busy downtown Seattle on Monday, sparking a foot chase that ended when he ran onto another bus carrying about 15 people and was cut down when officers fired through the windows, authorities said.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2013

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Gunman Barges Onto Seattle Bus, Shoots Driver

A man suspected of shooting a Metro bus driver Monday morning was shot by police as he ran through downtown streets, police said.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2013

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Homemade Lightsaber Shuts Down Seattle Bus Tunnel

The force wasn’t strong with an abandoned homemade lightsaber that briefly shut down the Seattle dowtown bus tunnel.

CBS Seattle–04/30/2013

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Escalator Strangles Man To Death After Clothes Get Caught

A man was strangled to death after his clothing got caught on an escalator.

04/12/2013

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