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Sheriff: Man Likely Crushed By Recycling Truck

A King County sheriff’s spokeswoman says a man whose body was found last week in a suburban Woodinville, Wash., recycling center appears to have died accidentally, likely crushed inside a recycling truck.

CBS Seattle–03/11/2014

Sex Offender Who Fled Canada Registers

A high-risk sex offender who recently fled Canada has registered with local authorities in the Seattle area.

CBS Seattle–10/18/2013

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Suspect Shoots Self In SeaTac Woods

A King County sheriff’s spokeswoman says a man suspected in a Thursday afternoon shooting in SeaTac fled to nearby woods and shot himself in the chest as officers pursued him.

CBS Seattle–09/13/2013

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Feds Seek To Legalize Marijuana Industry Banking

The Justice Department will work to make it possible for financial institutions to do business with the legitimate marijuana industry, the deputy attorney general told Congress Tuesday.

CBS Seattle–09/11/2013

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Don’t Mind Those Choppers Above State Ferries, It’s Just A Drill

Authorities are training Monday for a possible threat to a ferry on Puget Sound. The drill calls for officers to deploy from a helicopter by ropes onto the ferry. Others will board the moving ferry from Coast Guard boats.

CBS Seattle–10/29/2012

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Officer-Involved Shooting in SeaTac

SEATAC, Wash. (AP) — A King County sheriff’s deputy shot and wounded a robbery suspect Thursday morning outside a mosque in SeaTac. Sgt. Cindi West says the suspect was driving toward another deputy when he […]

CBS Seattle–07/19/2012

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Green River Swimmer Fights For His Life

(AP/CBS Seattle) — The 19-year-old man who was hospitalized after getting into trouble in a fast-moving section of the Green River on Monday remains in critical condition. The man walked with his family Monday afternoon to […]

CBS Seattle–07/10/2012