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International Trips You Can Do In A Weekend

Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.

01/21/2014

The family of Nestoria Salgado says she has been illegally detained by Mexican authorities. (Photo courtesy: Human Rights Clinic at Seattle University of Law)

Family Pushing For Mexico To Release Detained Renton Woman

A Washington state family is enlisting the help of human rights groups to push Mexico to release Nestoria Salgado, who has been leading a vigilante group.

11/27/2013

Authorities say there has been no sign of two missing hikers in southwest Washington (Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

No Sign Of 2 Hikers Missing In Southwest Washington

he Skamania County sheriff’s office says a limited air and ground search found no sign of an Oregon man missing in a remote area of southwest Washington. A more extensive helicopter search of the Pacific Crest Trail in that county on Thursday found no trace of a young Oregon woman who has been out of contact with relatives.

10/04/2013

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Mother’s Day Celebrations From Around The World

Ever wanted to know how and when Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world? We take a look at the annual traditions of five countries to find out.

04/29/2013

Mexico City Wal-Mart

Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

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Boeing Encouraging Suppliers To Learn How To Outsource Business To Mexico

Boeing is encouraging its suppliers to attend a workshop next month to learn how to outsource business to Mexico.

10/26/2012

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Major Drug Cartel Suspect Captured

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s navy said Monday that the country’s marines captured a drug cartel suspect carrying the ID cards of a newspaper employee who was killed in May along with three photographers. Suspect […]

CBS Seattle–08/13/2012

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Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.

06/29/2012

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Opinion: Obama Has Last Word With The Supreme Court On Immigration

After the Supreme Court decision on the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, the Obama administration announced that it is revoking agreements with Arizona police over the enforcement of federal immigration laws.

06/27/2012

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WA Drug Raids Yield More Than 40 Arrests in Two Days

The U.S. attorney’s office in Seattle says more than 40 people have been arrested in Western Washington and elsewhere in two drug trafficking investigations.

03/30/2012