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Breaking News: How fragrant pine forests fine-tune climate — new research
   
Posted by: Robert Myles

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-03-01 21:01:25 -0800 | technology-news

The invigorating scent of pine assaulting the nostrils is one of the pleasures of any walk through a pine forest but an international team of scientists has established that there’s a lot more to pine-scented vapors than olfactory indulgence. New...
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Breaking News: US calls Israel's comments about John Kerry 'offensive' and ‘inappropriate'
   
Posted by: saleh1966

White Center :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-01-17 13:37:20 -0800 | your-story

In a rare rebuke from the US to its close ally, Israel, the US State Department on Tuesday, strongly condemned comments made by Israeli defense minister Moshe Yaalon who called US Secretary of State John Kerry's peace efforts "messianic and...
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Breaking News: Profile of courage: Digging family members from Washington mudslide with bare hands
   
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Darrington :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-03-31 16:02:34 -0700 | disasters-news

The National Guard was called in to work along with dozens of local volunteers in northwest Washington this week to recover bodies entombed in a massive mud-covered grave caused by Saturday’s horrific mudslide that swamped almost a square mile of...
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Breaking News: US will begin training Libyan soldiers within months
   
Posted by: saleh1966

White Center :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-01-15 15:38:22 -0800 | your-story

The United States' top military commander to Africa told The Associated Press Friday that the Pentagon is planning to commence training for Libyan soldiers by midyear to maintain order in the country and carry out counter terrorism missions. The head...
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Breaking News: Amazon blocks 'Lego Movie' and other Warner Bros. titles over dispute
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-06-13 09:28:26 -0700 | technology-news

Everything is not awesome with online retailer Amazon. It's been beloved by buyers and sellers for years, but now it's doing everything it can to burn that goodwill. Picking fights left and right with book publishers and movie studios, Amazon's...
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Breaking News: Microsoft announces largest layoffs in company history
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Redmond :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-07-18 05:34:09 -0700 | technology-news

A whopping 18,000 Microsoft employees will be receiving pink slips, the company announced Thursday morning. Microsoft will lay off 14 percent of the entire company, the largest batch of layoffs in the history of Microsoft. "We are moving now to...
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Breaking News: Internet companies start revealing secret US data requests
   
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Redmond :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-02-07 13:03:08 -0800 | technology-news

Major US Internet companies have begun revealing the number and scope of secret government requests for data under an agreement with the Obama administration reached last month. Top tech firms Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Facebook reported Monday that they had...
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Breaking News: Microsoft already marketing Windows 9
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Redmond :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-01-14 03:47:15 -0800 | business-news

Microsoft is so ready to move past the disaster known as Windows 8 that they are already talking up the benefits of Windows 9. Just over a year after its initial release, Windows 8 is being demoted to the promotional...
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Breaking News: 103-year-old grandma's 'Ask Me Anything' session wows Reddit, Internet
   
Posted by: RenoBerkeley SelectMedia

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2013-12-26 03:24:45 -0800 | odd-news

A 103-year-old Seattle grandma has won over the Internet and those who interacted with her Tuesday when she conducted an AMA or “Ask Me Anything” session on Reddit. Hilda Evelyn Kottman, who now resides in an assisted living facility, received...
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Breaking News: Seattle Pacific University shootings: More of the same in America
   
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-06-06 21:59:50 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion A gunman shot and killed one man and wounded three others Thursday at Seattle Pacific University, according to multiple news accounts. Faculty and staff disarmed the shooter while he was reloading, The Associated Press reported. Seattle police said they...
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Breaking News: Amazon's Jeff Bezos dreams of a cheaper, faster package delivery system with drones
   
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2013-12-05 15:43:14 -0800 | business-news

Jeff Bezos of Amazon is a visionary, in the George Bernard Shaw sense. The late Robert F. Kennedy loved to paraphrase one of Shaw's famous quotes: "Some men see things as they are and say, why; I dream things that...
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Breaking News: Details emerge on suspected Seattle Pacific shooter Aaron Rey Ybarra
   
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi SelectMedia

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-06-10 14:25:22 -0700 | disasters-news

According to a public court filing, the goal of the Seattle Pacific University shooter was “to kill as many as possible” before shooting himself. The killer has been identified as Aaron Rey Ybarra, 26, who was not a student and...
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Breaking News: Richard Sherman's explanation fails to deflect the ball of criticism over his rant
   
Posted by: Harold Michael Harvey, JD SelectMedia

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-01-28 17:24:07 -0800 | arts-culture-news

Commentary We live in a day and age when everything is defined by identity. I am not sure there ever was a time when this was not the case. This is an age when things are either black or white,...
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Breaking News: Xbox ad accidentally activates viewers' Xbox consoles
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Redmond :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-06-17 13:01:12 -0700 | business-news

A new Xbox commercial has an unintended method of getting Xbox One owners to spend more time with their gaming console on—by forcing the gaming console to turn on, by accident. "Breaking Bad" actor Aaron Paul appears in the new...
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Breaking News: US denounces Israeli ban on Palestinian contact
   
Posted by: saleh1966

White Center :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-04-13 13:44:20 -0700 | your-story

Washington denounced as unfortunate Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's order to his government officials to stop cooperation with their Palestinian counterparts as part of a round of sanctions on the Palestinian Authority. Peace negotiations between the two sides have stalled...
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