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Wanted Felon Brought Down By Falling Pants

It turns out it didn’t take much to take down a convicted felon; he was done in by his own baggy pants.

CBS Seattle–03/14/2014

Authorities say Rhoda Ramirez took advantage of a her ex-husband, who suffers Alzheimer's disease, to gain access to his accounts. (Getty Images)

Detective’s Ex-Wife Charged With Stealing His Identity

Police say Rhoda Ramirez took advantage of her ex-husband’s Alzheimer’s to take money from his bank accounts.

CBS Seattle–03/07/2014

File photo of a police car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Taxi Passenger Killed In Crash Near Tacoma

A Tacoma woman riding in a taxi was killed in a collision with a pickup truck early Tuesday on Highway 167 east of Tacoma.

CBS Seattle–03/04/2014

Jon Kitna in 2010 (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Jon Kitna To Donate Cowboys Salary To High School

Jon Kitna will earn $53,000 to serve as the Cowboys’ third-string quarterback for one week — and he plans to donate that money to the Tacoma high school where he’s now a coach.

1090 The Fan–12/26/2013

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Thousands Cited For Having Pot On Federal Land

At least 27,700 people cited for having pot on federal land since 2009.

09/16/2013

New Study Finds Alarming Drop In Firefighters' Response Time

Firefighters Rescue Man Stuck In Chimney

Firefighters chiseled a hole through bricks early Tuesday to rescue a man who had gotten himself stuck inside a 20-inch wide chimney space at a Washington home that had been converted to apartments.

CBS Seattle–09/10/2013

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Western Wash. Raids Net 8 Drug Dealing Arrests

The U.S. Attorney’s office in Seattle says federal agents conducted several raids across Western Washington on Wednesday, netting eight arrests from a drug trafficking and selling ring.

CBS Seattle–09/05/2013

File photo of a person counting cash. (Photo by BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Wearing Flowered Dress Robs Bank

Tacoma police are looking for a man who robbed a bank last week wearing a flowered dress.

CBS Seattle–08/05/2013

File photo of a police cruiser flashing its lights. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

2 Men Die In Crash While On The Run After Beer Theft

Police say two men who died in a high-speed crash in Tacoma were apparently fleeing from a convenience store where they had stolen beer.

07/31/2013

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3 Top Districts Take 3 Approaches To Charter Schools

Washington voters have decided they want to add charter schools to the education mix in the state, and the three largest districts are taking different approaches to the question: What should charter schools mean to our community?

CBS Seattle–07/01/2013

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