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coal pile

BNSF says Sierra Club lawsuit is meritless

Argue polution problem is already solved

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Twenty percent of marriages are same-sex couples

Nearly 2,500 same-sex couples married since law began

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Whatcom group provides health insurance exchange assistance

HelpIng Whatcom, Skagit, San Juan, Island and Snohomish counties

Sunrise sortie

Defense bill funds Whidbey Island Naval Air Base

Proposed bill funds Poseidon program at base

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Washington ranks fourth in GDP growth

Grew 3.6 percent in 2012

Procession, funeral honor fallen trooper

Motorcade of about 350 police cars


Drowning: Not like in the movies

Coast Guard’s warning signs

commercial street theatre project

Artists raising money to renovate Parkade into performing arts venue

Online fundraiser for the Commercial Street Theatre Project

Trooper’s funeral scheduled today in Everett

500 police cars are expected to participate

Photo courtesy of WSDOT

NTSB to release report on I-5 bridge collapse

Investigators interview pilot driver

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in Local Sports

Mariners’ Cano has core muscle surgery, expected OK for camp

Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano gets ready to bat during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

The surgery was done in Philadelphia to fix injuries on Cano's left and right sides. The recovery time is expected to be six weeks.

in Sports

Spurrier resigns, takes blame for South Carolina’s slide


Spurrier told a news conference Tuesday: "We've slipped. It's my fault. I'm the head coach."

in Local Sports

Huskies hope USC win accelerates timeline with young team


The UW "rebuilding" effort could be pushed into overdrive if the Huskies (3-2, 1-1 Pac-12) can find a way to end an 11-game losing streak to Oregon and beat the rival Ducks this week.

in Sports

USC AD: Sarkisian fired for failing to meet school standards


Haden took responsibility for Sarkisian's hiring Tuesday, but said a thorough background check before the decision revealed no potential problems with the coach.

in National

The world’s biggest beer brewer


The makers of Budweiser and Miller have announced plans to join forces, creating the world's biggest brewery.