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An Idaho state trooper arrested and fully searched a 70-year-old Washington man’s vehicle solely because he had a Colorado license plate – a state where marijuana is legal – a federal lawsuit alleges. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Lawsuit: Man Arrested, Searched For Marijuana Solely For Having Colorado License Plate

An Idaho state trooper arrested and fully searched a 70-year-old Washington man’s vehicle solely because he had a Colorado license plate – a state where marijuana is legal – a federal lawsuit alleges.

03/28/2014

File image (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Arrested Near Canadian Border, Accused Of Plot To Join al-Qaida

Federal prosecutors say a 20-year-old California man has been arrested near the Canadian border in Washington state and charged with trying to provide support to al-Qaida’s efforts in Syria.

CBS Seattle–03/17/2014

DaVonte Lacy (William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Lacy’s 39 Points Not Enough For Cougars Against Cal

Lacy was everything for the Cougars, Wednesday. The junior guard finished 10-for-20 from the field including 8-for-15 from 3-point range with 26 points in the second half alone.

1090 The Fan–02/12/2014

File photo of Gov. Jay Inslee.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Governor Inslee Suspends Death Penalty

Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday he was suspending the use of the death penalty in Washington state, announcing a move that he hopes will enable officials to “join a growing national conversation about capital punishment.”

02/11/2014

Aftermath of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated northern Japan. (Getty Images)

New Report Studies Spokane Quake Danger

Previously unknown earthquake faults may run deep through eastern Washington.

01/04/2014

Cougars Recap

No. 1 Wildcats Prove Too Talented For Washington State

Kaleb Tarczewski scored 11 points while much-hyped freshman Aaron Gordon grabbed 10 rebounds to go with his five points, as Arizona (14-0, 1-0) got contributions up and down its roster to win the Pac-12 conference opener for each university.

1090 The Fan–01/02/2014

The Oregon secretary of state's office has made nearly $90,000 in fees over the past five years by selling voter information to political parties and private companies.  (Photo credit should read MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/Getty Images)

Oregon Gov’t Makes Large Profits Selling Voter Info To Private Companies, Investigators

The Oregon secretary of state’s office has made nearly $90,000 in fees over the past five years by selling voter information to political parties and private companies.

12/22/2013

(photo credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

State Recycling Rate Down Slightly In 2012

Washington residents recycled slightly less in 2012 than the year before, but the recycling rate still surpassed a 50 percent goal set by state law.

CBS Seattle–12/11/2013

Gary Bell Jr. drives against defender DaVonte Lacy (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images)

No. 13 Gonzaga Rolls Past Washington State, 90-74

Freshman guard Ike Iroegbu gave Washington State quite a boost when he came off the bench in a 90-74 loss at No. 13 Gonzaga.

1090 The Fan–11/22/2013

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Wash. High Court: Governor Can Cancel Parole

Washington’s governor does have the authority to cancel an inmate’s parole.

11/08/2013

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