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Next round of pot rules expected today

Board expected to approve changes to draft rules

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Army Corps of Engineers delays terminal announcement

Environmental review statement pushed to end of week


Teen vaccinations on the rise in Wash.

Study shows 86 percent of teens got Tdap shot

school bus stop sign

School zone speeds in effect

Police strictly enforcing speed and school bus violators

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Inslee wants special session for transportation package

Renewing his call for a 10-cents-per-gallon increase


Scientists defining Cascadia Subduction Zone

Trying to predict point of next big quake, tsunami

plane take off

Port candidates consider airport noise compensation

Property owners claiming jet noise impacts property value


Annual Lummi Island ferry dry-dock starts Wednesday

Foot passenger service only until late Sept.

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in Sports

Shaq releases children’s book, wants to be known as ‘Dr. of Fun’


NBA superstar Shaquille O’Neal visits the New York Public Library to discuss his first children’s book “Little Shaq.”

in Entertainment

‘Ant-Man’ sequel and three more Marvel movies are coming


The superhero universe will add three more as of yet unnamed movies by 2020.

in Entertainment

Carlton says there won’t be a ‘Fresh Prince’ reboot


Alfonso Ribeiro is adamant there will never be a TV reboot of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," because no one can take the place of their "cornerstone" James Avery.

in Sports

Road teams still perfect in MLB postseason


The Kansas City Royals and Toronto Blue Jays finished with the American League's best records during the regular season, but they find themselves trailing in the division series after dropping their openers.

in National

House slams regulators for not catching VW for years


Volkswagen U.S. chief executive blamed "individuals" for cheating on diesel emissions tests as lawmakers attacked environmental regulators for failing to catch the fraud for years.