Washington

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Former Foster Child Receives $2.5 Million From Washington

Washington state has agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle a lawsuit brought by a former foster child who said she was sexually abused by a foster father who was a convicted sex offender.

CBS Seattle–02/03/2015

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State Aims To Share Marijuana Taxes With Cities

Washington legalized marijuana more than two years ago, but in much of the state, there’s still no place to get the sanctioned stuff: More than 100 cities and counties have banned pot businesses, posing a big hurdle as officials try to undermine the black market.

CBS Seattle–02/02/2015

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Former Soldier Charged With Stealing $250,000 In Benefits

A former Idaho National Guard soldier who is also an official in the Washington city of Snoqualmie has been indicted on charges that he lied his way to a Purple Heart and more than $250,000 in government benefits.

CBS Seattle–01/29/2015

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Beef Produced In 2012 Recalled By Washington Company

A Toppenish, Washington, company is recalling 1,620 pounds of boneless beef-trim products produced in 2012 that may have been contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 bacteria.

CBS Seattle–01/28/2015

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Suspect In Idaho Shooting Makes First Court Appearance

A man suspected in the shooting deaths of his adoptive mother and two others in Idaho made an initial court appearance Monday in Washington state, where he was ordered held on $500,000 bail.

CBS Seattle–01/12/2015

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Gov. Inslee Announcing Environmental Priorities

Gov. Jay Inslee is announcing his proposals Wednesday for reducing carbon pollution and creating clean energy jobs in Washington.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2014

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Cowboys, Huskies To Meet In Cactus Bowl

Oklahoma State will face Washington in the Cactus Bowl

1090 The Fan–12/08/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants after they crossed the Rio Grande from Mexico into the United States (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Unauthorized Immigrants Growing In Idaho

Idaho was among seven states where the number of unauthorized immigrants increased between 2009 and 2012, according to a report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.

11/18/2014

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Rescued: 4 Wash. Residents Stuck In Ore. Snow

Marion County sheriff’s search teams have rescued four southwest Washington men who lost their way en route to Bagby Hot Springs in Oregon’s Mount Hood National Forest and got their rented SUV stuck overnight in more than a foot of snow.

11/18/2014

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Washington Man Killed By Bus At Idaho Corn Maze

A bus carrying paintball players struck and killed a Washington state man inside a zombie attraction at a corn maze in northern Idaho, authorities said Saturday.

10/11/2014

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