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Seattle fast-food employees strike

Saying minimum wage isn’t enough to make a living

liquor

Anniversary of liquor privatization tomorrow

Over 1,400 retailers sell liquor statewide

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Republican Senator Mike Carrell has died

Long battle with Blood disorder

Skagit bridge

Temporary bridge expected in weeks, replacement by fall

Federal emergency funds only covers partial repairs

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Environmental group takes issue with green seal label

Says lumber companies are taking advantage

train commuter

Blaine pursuing possible rail stop

Meeting on state’s rail plans in Blaine today

KC-46A

Boeing beginning production of KC-46

Refueling tanker for Air Force

Recent Headlines

in National

Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

in Lifestyle

Forget 2-day shipping, Amazon launches 1-hour delivery

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A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

You won't get your deliveries in a New York minute, but you might be able to get them in a Manhattan hour.

in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.

in Sports, Weird

Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

in Sports

Rondo traded to Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks landed point guard Rajon Rondo in a trade with the Boston Celtics.