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Beam Me Up Scotty’s Ashes Take Off With First Commercial Rocket

Actor James Doohan, Star Trek’s ‘Scotty’, called the Seattle area home until his death in 2005. Today his ashes were successfully launched into space on the first commercial supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station.

05/22/2012

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Lawyer: Soldier Doesn’t Remember Iraq Killings

An Army sergeant charged with killing four other soldiers and a Navy officer in May 2009 at a mental health clinic in Iraq should not face a possible death penalty, his lawyer said Monday. Sgt. John Russell has no memory of being inside the Camp Liberty Combat Stress Center near Baghdad, attorney James Culp said.

05/21/2012

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Guide to King Tut Exhibit at Pacific Science Center

Step into one of history’s most treasured stories as Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs opens this Thursday, May 24, at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center!

05/21/2012

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Most Popular Baby Names in WA – Mason and Sophia

Expecting a baby? If you’re planning to name your baby Mason or Sophia, so are lots of other parents, according to the Social Security Administration. Check out the most popular names in WA in the past year.

05/18/2012

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Seattle Could Face DOJ Lawsuit Over Police Reforms

The U.S. Justice Department has threatened to sue Mayor Mike McGinn over allegations that Seattle police officers regularly use excessive force. McGinn is due to respond this week to DOJ demands for reforms in the Police Department.

05/15/2012

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Guide to Armed Forces Day Events in Puget Sound

In 1949, Armed Forces Day began in the US. President Harry Truman declared it a day to praise the work of the military services at home and overseas. On Saturday, May 19, you and your family have a chance to attend one of these events in Puget Sound and salute our military men and women.

05/05/2012

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Barcelona to Bring Soccer Camps to Seattle

Soccer power Barcelona has licensed its name to the company All American Sports Enterprises Inc. to open youth camps in the United States. Youth camps will be held in Seattle during July and August.

CBS Seattle–04/25/2012

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Afghan Suspect Attorney: US Gov’t ‘Hiding Evidence’

John Henry Browne told The Associated Press that members of the defense team in Afghanistan were told they would have access to witnesses at a hospital, but later discovered the people had been released.

03/30/2012

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Federal Criticism Leads to Seattle Police Reforms

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn has proposed a series of police reforms following a damning federal report after a series of high-profile incidents involving minorities.

03/29/2012

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Army Sergeant Given 10 Years for Setting Wife’s Legs on Fire

An Army sergeant from Olympia, WA has been given a 10-year sentence for setting his wife’s legs on fire with lighter fluid and a match.

03/28/2012

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