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Twitter icon on a smartphone. (AP Photo/dpa, Soeren Stache, File)

Woman tweeting about deadly crash unaware it was husband

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state woman who regularly monitors police scanner traffic unknowingly live-tweeted about her husband’s death in a freeway crash. In a series of gut-wrenching tweets on Wednesday that grew more […]

12/05/2013

Tesla Model S all-electric sedan (AP Photo)

Tesla stock tumbles after Model S catches fire

SEATTLE (AP) — Shares of electric car company Tesla sank more than 6 percent Wednesday after an Internet video showed flames spewing from one of the company’s vehicles near Seattle. Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. […]

10/02/2013

US Customs and Border Patrol K-9 security dog (AP Photo)

Some Wash. police dogs not smelling pot anymore

BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — When Dusty, a 19-month-old black Labrador, walked past a pipe full of marijuana during a recent police search of a house, he was doing exactly what his handler hoped. The newest […]

05/31/2013

A portion of the Interstate-5 bridge is submerged after it collapsed into the Skagit river, Mount Vernon, Washington. (AP Photo)

Company says it has permits to cross span

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — A truck hauling an oversized load of drilling equipment hit an overhead bridge girder on the major interstate between Seattle and Canada, sending a section of the span into a […]

05/24/2013

A portion of the Interstate-5 bridge is submerged after it collapsed into the Skagit river, Mount Vernon, Washington. (AP Photo)

Wash. I-5 bridge collapse caused by oversize load

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — A truck carrying an oversize load struck a bridge on the major thoroughfare between Seattle and Canada, sending a section of the span and two vehicles into the Skagit River […]

05/24/2013

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