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Seattle shooting suspect re...

Seattle shooting suspect reported 'a rage inside'

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SEATTLE (AP) — In 2010, Aaron Ybarra called 911 to report "a rage inside him" and said he wanted to hurt himself and others, according to a police report of the incident.

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on Jun 07, 2014 at 01:20 PM
Police: Seattle campus susp...

Police: Seattle campus suspect wanted to kill many

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SEATTLE (AP) — Police say the suspect in a shooting at a small Seattle university wanted to kill as many people as possible before killing himself.

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on Jun 06, 2014 at 10:20 PM
Seattle student pepper-spra...

Seattle student pepper-sprayed, tackled gunman

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SEATTLE (AP) — The man blasting away with a shotgun paused to reload, and Jon Meis saw his chance.

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on Jun 06, 2014 at 08:20 PM
Seattle suspect had mental ...

Seattle suspect had mental health evaluations

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SEATTLE (AP) — Police say the suspect in a shooting at a small Seattle university was hospitalized twice in recent years for mental health evaluations.

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on Jun 06, 2014 at 07:50 PM
Play Streets created in Sea...

Play Streets created in Seattle

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Once upon a time, it was quite normal for kids to play in the street. Nowadays, that's primarily a recipe for disaster. But decision-makers in Seattle have decided to make that possible again.

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on Jun 06, 2014 at 04:50 PM
Police: College student dis...

Police: College student disarmed Seattle gunman

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SEATTLE (AP) — A lone gunman armed with a shotgun opened fire Thursday in a building at a small Seattle university, killing one person before he was subdued by a student as he tried to reload, police said.

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on Jun 06, 2014 at 01:20 AM
Seattle Firefighter Rescues...

Seattle Firefighter Rescues Puppy From Burning Home, Revives Him With Tiny Oxygen Mask (PHOTOS)

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Firefighters. They risk their lives to rescue dogs from frozen lakes. They know how to perform mouth-to-snout resuscitation. And they help carry your best friend away from rising floodwaters because they "don't just rescue two-legged victims."And of course, these brave men and women go into burning homes to save not just man, but man's best friend. The Seattle Fire Department tweeted ...

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on Jun 03, 2014 at 04:50 PM
B9 Architects    Family Sha...

B9 Architects Family Share Residence Maximizes Space & Light in Seattle

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The owner wanted to maximize site use by creating multiple residences, so she hired b9 Architects to design a double family residence. First, the original 1930s home was completely deconstructed by Seattle's RE Store to salvage as many parts as possible for

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on May 29, 2014 at 07:50 PM

EPA Announces $600,000 in Brownfields support for City of Tacoma (WA)

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(Seattle, WA ? May 28, 2014) Three re-development projects in Tacoma, Washington, will receive a total of $600,000 in Brownfields funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Quickly approaching its 20th anniversary, EPA?s Brownfields Program encourages cleanup and redevelopment of Amer...

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on May 28, 2014 at 09:20 PM

Industrial-sized rain barrel research in Washington State

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In an effort to reduce the amount of polluted runoff reaching Puget Sound, the Port of Seattle is hosting a two-year study site for two unique metal boxes, which will bloom into rain gardens and help reduce pollutants.

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on May 13, 2014 at 01:50 PM