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A father holds a child during a circumcision ceremony. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study: Circumcision Complications Very Rare

According to a new study, only 0.5 percent of boys in the United States develop complications related to circumcisions.

05/13/2014

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Washington Tuition Among Fastest Growing In Nation

Tuition at Washington’s public universities increased more during the recession than in any state except Arizona

CBS Seattle–05/05/2014

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UW Football Debuts New Uniforms To Kickstart Petersen Era

The University of Washington debuted three new uniform designs for the 2014 season Friday. The designs are just one of the many changes accompanying the start of the Petersen-era.

1090 The Fan–04/18/2014

Study: Babies Show Racial Bias

According to a study, babies tend to play with others that look more like them.

04/16/2014

Steve Ballmer (Kimhiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer To Speak At UW Graduation

The University of Washington says former Microsoft Corp. CEO Steve Ballmer will be the university graduation speaker in June.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2014

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UW Leading Study Of Oso Mudslide

The University of Washington is helping lead a geotechnical team to investigate what caused the March 22 landslide at Oso and what might be done to prevent similar disasters.

CBS Seattle–04/01/2014

Seattle City Attorney Peter S. Holmes is calling on dozens of residents ticketed for public marijuana use to fight the “improper” tickets issued by a single police officer who reportedly flipped a coin to decide whether or not to write citations in addition to handwriting taunts to Holmes on the tickets themselves.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Study: Pot-Smoking Students Outperform ‘Marginalized’ Tobacco Smokers

Students who smoke marijuana – and refrain from smoking tobacco –achieve higher levels of academic success than their “marginalized” cigarette-smoking peers.

03/28/2014

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WASHINGTON - MARCH 23: In this handout from Washington State Dept of Transportation, an aerial view of the hill that originated the mudslide March 23, 2014 between Darrington and Arlington, Washington. Eight people have been confirmed dead and at least 18 others are still missing after a massive mudslide leveled homes and blocked a river and a road. (Photo by Washington State Dept of Transportation via Getty Images)

Seismic Readings Show 2 Landslides At Oso

Seismometers showed no earthquake triggered Saturday’s landslide at Oso, but seismic signals show there were two major slides during the event, about four minutes apart.

03/27/2014

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Petersen Kicks Off First Practice At Washington

Asked if moving around to different drills was his nature, Huskies head coach Chris Petersen joked that usually he’s up in a tower, “eating snacks.”

1090 The Fan–03/05/2014

File photo of a jury box. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Juries More Likely To Sentence African Americans To Death

Two years ago, when Washington’s Supreme Court was reviewing the death sentence assigned to a black man accused of raping and murdering a 65-year-old woman, Justice Charles Wiggins found himself troubled by numbers.

02/24/2014

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