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Kenneth Bae’s Sister Encouraged By US Man’s Release From North Korea

The sister of a Washington state man held for nearly two years in North Korea says she believes the release of another American “could be a sign of hope”for her brother, Kenneth Bae.

CBS Seattle–10/22/2014

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Woman Pulled Over With Unusual Passenger In Tow

An Everett woman was caught illegally driving in the HOV lane with an unusual passenger in her car: an oversized teddy bear.

CBS Seattle–09/30/2014

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2 Troopers Collide In Lynnwood Car Chase

Two state troopers suffered minor injuries when their cars collided early Tuesday as they were rushing to help in a stolen car chase near Lynnwood, a Washington State Patrol spokesman said.

CBS Seattle–04/15/2014

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Incredible Diamonds Just Found in Africa

Diamonds have long been the world’s most precious gemstones, admired universally for their strength and beauty. And while the stone in your engagement ring or diamond necklace may be millions of years old, the odds […]

CBS Seattle–02/10/2014

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The Simple Trick to Buying a Diamond Engagement Ring for Less

According to a study published in USA Today, weddings are on the uptick again after years of decline. Is2014 the year you’ll be hearing wedding bells? If you’re planning to get married, you’ve probably been […]

CBS Seattle–01/27/2014

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We Shall Overcome: Commemorative Civil Rights Act Silver Dollar

The United States Mint recently announced that the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 will be commemorated with the release of a brand-new silver dollar. In a 1963 civil […]

01/24/2014

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Tips for Starting Your First Coin Collection

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to start a coin collection but you’re not sure where to start, here are some tips from the staff at West Seattle Coins and Bellevue Rare Coins. […]

12/30/2013

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Top 10 Coin Stories of 2013

The most talked-about coin of 2013 isn’t made of metal, produced by a mint, or accepted in vending machines (yet). This year may be remembered as the year of the bitcoin. And while the bitcoin has captured headlines and imaginations worldwide, don’t count out the humble metal coin just yet—unless it’s the Canadian one-cent piece.

CBS Seattle–12/23/2013

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Top 10 Gold Stories of 2013

It’s been a fascinating year for the world’s most popular precious metal. From treasure hunters and hoarders to the possible end of quantitative easing, gold has been in the news constantly throughout these past 12 […]

CBS Seattle–12/16/2013

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The History Of The Coin Flip

People all over the world resolve arguments and make decisions using the time-honored tradition of flipping a coin, but did you ever wonder how the practice started? It turns out that there’s not a whole lot of information out there about the origins of the coin flip, but here’s what we know…

11/18/2013

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