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Fast Food workers across the country marched to demand a higher minimum wage. (Getty Images)

$15 Minimum Wage Campaigners March On Seattle

Seattle marchers joined a national walkout to demand a higher minimum wage.

12/05/2013

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Seattle City Officials Aim To Ban ‘Potentially Offensive’ Language

If a group of Seattle officials gets its way, terms like “citizen” or “brown bag” won’t be used in government rhetoric anymore.

CBS Seattle–08/02/2013

File photo of a married same-sex couple. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images)

More Than 2,400 Gay Couples Have Married In Wash.

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — More than 2,400 gay and lesbian couples have gotten married in Washington state since the state’s voter-approved same-sex marriage law took effect last December, according to numbers released Thursday by the […]

CBS Seattle–06/06/2013

File photo of a gay pride flag. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Gay Pride Flag To Fly At Seattle City Hall

The Pride Flag will be flown at Seattle City Hall for the first time on June 1, Mayor Mike McGinn announced Thursday.

CBS Seattle–05/23/2013

Martin Nickerson Jr. has sued Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, Attorney General Bob Ferguson and state tax chief Carol Nelson in federal court, arguing that he cannot be taxed on the state and local levels because he’s already being federally prosecuted, Courthouse News Service reports. His attorneys argue that he is unable to defend himself from state tax charges because he would be forced to waive his Fifth Amendment rights by responding to the local tax charges. (credit: Jasper Juinen/Getty Images)

Marijuana Forum Thursday Night In Seattle

The state Liquor Control Board holds the second of a series of forums on legal marijuana sales Thursday night at Seattle City Hall.

CBS Seattle–01/24/2013