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Marijuana

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

vaccination

Teen vaccinations on the rise in Wash.

Study shows 86 percent of teens got Tdap shot

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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

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Scientists defining Cascadia Subduction Zone

Trying to predict point of next big quake, tsunami

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Port candidates consider airport noise compensation

Property owners claiming jet noise impacts property value

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Annual Lummi Island ferry dry-dock starts Wednesday

Foot passenger service only until late Sept.

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longer

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General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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When Congress returns from vacation, budget fight looms

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The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.

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Report: Marshawn Lynch appeal hearing canceled

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stretches during a team practice for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Tempe, Ariz. The Seahawks play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

A league source confirmed the NFL expects Lynch to comply with their media access policy going forward.

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Christmas in August: Walmart’s holiday layaway comes early

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It's the latest sign of retailers getting more aggressive about grabbing holiday shoppers early.