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Report: Washington State Jails Spend Millions Housing Mentally Ill - OPB News

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:06

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Report: Washington State Jails Spend Millions Housing Mentally Ill
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In this Oct. 15, 2014 file photo, an inmate lies on a bunk reading in the psychiatric unit of the Pierce County Jail in Tacoma, Wash. Judges across the state of Washington have continued to issue contempt orders and fines against an agency and two ...

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DC Council approves permanent ban on marijuana clubs

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:05
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia lawmakers have voted to enact a permanent ban on smoking marijuana in private clubs.

General says it’s cheaper for American forces to be in Korea

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — The four-star Army general picked to lead American forces in Korea says it’s less expensive to keep U.S. troops stationed in South Korea than in the United States. In testimony Tuesday, Gen. Vincent Brooks tallied up the financial load South Korea carries in what amounted to a rebuke of Donald Trump, the […]
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General says it’s cheaper for American forces to be in Korea

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — The four-star Army general picked to lead American forces in Korea says it’s less expensive to keep U.S. troops stationed in South Korea than in the United States. In testimony Tuesday, Gen. Vincent Brooks tallied up the financial load South Korea carries in what amounted to a rebuke of Donald Trump, the […]
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General says it’s cheaper for American forces to be in Korea

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — The four-star Army general picked to lead American forces in Korea says it’s less expensive to keep U.S. troops stationed in South Korea than in the United States. In testimony Tuesday, Gen. Vincent Brooks tallied up the financial load South Korea carries in what amounted to a rebuke of Donald Trump, the […]

Restaurant Review: The Best Comes in a Bun at Salvation Burger and Spotted Pig

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:03
Sampling things on a bun at April Bloomfield’s latest restaurant, and checking in on her first.

Dutch king formally opens new ICC headquarters

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:03

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has used the official opening of the International Criminal Court’s new headquarters to renew calls for more countries to join the world’s first permanent criminal tribunal and cooperate in its investigations. Ban called Tuesday’s opening by Dutch King Willem-Alexander “a milestone in global efforts to promote […]
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Dutch king formally opens new ICC headquarters

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:03

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has used the official opening of the International Criminal Court’s new headquarters to renew calls for more countries to join the world’s first permanent criminal tribunal and cooperate in its investigations. Ban called Tuesday’s opening by Dutch King Willem-Alexander “a milestone in global efforts to promote […]
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Dutch king formally opens new ICC headquarters

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:03

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has used the official opening of the International Criminal Court’s new headquarters to renew calls for more countries to join the world’s first permanent criminal tribunal and cooperate in its investigations. Ban called Tuesday’s opening by Dutch King Willem-Alexander “a milestone in global efforts to promote […]

No charges for prison guard who killed biker in Denver brawl

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:00

DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors won’t file charges against a Colorado Department of Corrections officer who fatally shot a biker during a shootout at a Denver motorcycle show. The Denver district attorney’s office said Tuesday that 33-year-old Derrick Duran claimed self-defense in the violent January clash, making it unlikely a jury would convict him in the […]
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No charges for prison guard who killed biker in Denver brawl

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:00

DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors won’t file charges against a Colorado Department of Corrections officer who fatally shot a biker during a shootout at a Denver motorcycle show. The Denver district attorney’s office said Tuesday that 33-year-old Derrick Duran claimed self-defense in the violent January clash, making it unlikely a jury would convict him in the […]
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No charges for prison guard who killed biker in Denver brawl

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 00:00

DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors won’t file charges against a Colorado Department of Corrections officer who fatally shot a biker during a shootout at a Denver motorcycle show. The Denver district attorney’s office said Tuesday that 33-year-old Derrick Duran claimed self-defense in the violent January clash, making it unlikely a jury would convict him in the […]

German police free woman from ‘squalid’ apartment

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:58

BERLIN (AP) — Police in southern Germany say a woman found by officers during an eviction may have been held captive by her mother for years. Officers found the 26-year-old woman Tuesday morning inside a locked room of a “squalid” apartment in the Bavarian town of Rosenheim. Police said in a statement that her 54-year-old […]
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German police free woman from ‘squalid’ apartment

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:58

BERLIN (AP) — Police in southern Germany say a woman found by officers during an eviction may have been held captive by her mother for years. Officers found the 26-year-old woman Tuesday morning inside a locked room of a “squalid” apartment in the Bavarian town of Rosenheim. Police said in a statement that her 54-year-old […]
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German police free woman from ‘squalid’ apartment

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:58

BERLIN (AP) — Police in southern Germany say a woman found by officers during an eviction may have been held captive by her mother for years. Officers found the 26-year-old woman Tuesday morning inside a locked room of a “squalid” apartment in the Bavarian town of Rosenheim. Police said in a statement that her 54-year-old […]

UnitedHealth to Pull Back From Insurance Exchanges, Citing Losses

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:57
The company said it planned to withdraw from most states and offer policies on the public exchanges in only some states for 2017.

Apple Maps adds public-transit directions in Seattle

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:56

Apple Maps can now tell you which bus to take and when that bus will arrive.
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Apple Maps adds public-transit directions in Seattle

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:56

Apple Maps can now tell you which bus to take and when that bus will arrive.
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Apple Maps adds public-transit directions in Seattle

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:56

Apple Maps can now tell you which bus to take and when that bus will arrive.

'Catastrophic': Up to 3500 gallons of nuclear waste leak at Washington State storage site - RT

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:54

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'Catastrophic': Up to 3500 gallons of nuclear waste leak at Washington State storage site
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Thousands of gallons of radioactive waste are estimated to have leaked at a Manhattan Project-era nuclear storage tank in Washington State over the weekend, triggering an alarm and causing one former worker to label it as “catastrophic." The expanded ...
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