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Pets and Animals

Woodland Park Zoo elephants moving to Oklahoma City Zoo

Woodland Park Zoo elephants moving to Oklahoma City ZooElephant advocates have fought for years to have Chai and Bamboo moved to a sanctuary, not another zoo.
  • Pets and Animals
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Native American tribes converge to discuss pot legalization

Native American tribes converge to discuss pot legalizationTribal representatives from around the country are converging in Washington state to discuss the risks and rewards of marijuana legalization.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Seattle

Seattle lottery winners to help make friend's dream come true

Seattle lottery winners to help make friend's dream come trueA couple who won $50,000 in the Washington lottery plans to make their friend's dream come true.
  • Seattle
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Seattle

Growing concern over Ballard bridge pedestrian safety

Growing concern over Ballard bridge pedestrian safetyA group of cyclists and pedestrians say they're no longer using the Ballard bridge, because it's just not safe. They made a video highlighting the dangers and it's already gotten the attention of the mayor.
  • Seattle
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

This warm winter could be the new normal

This warm winter could be the new normalThis weekend looks good for skiers and snowboarders. But it may not hang around at some ski areas.
  • Local
  • 5 hours ago
Politics

State Senate starts moving transportation bills

State Senate starts moving transportation billsThe Senate started moving some pieces of a state transportation package, including a measure that would exempt all state highway and preservation projects from the state sales tax and would redirect sales tax money from non-highway transportation projects away from the...
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Entertainment

Iconic Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy dies at 83

Iconic Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy dies at 83Leonard Nimoy, famously known as Mr. Spock, died at age 83. KING 5 News reports.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Environment

Search begins for world's loneliest whale

Search begins for world's loneliest whaleTwo Hollywood directors, one a famous actor, are kicking off an effort to find a whale that has been heard for decades in the Pacific but never seen.
  • Environment
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Crime

Woman knocked out in Seattle 'drive-by egging'

Woman knocked out in Seattle 'drive-by egging'The egg hit the woman right behind the ear and knocked her out early Tuesday, police said.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Seattle

Seattle considers more tent cities to handle homeless

Seattle considers more tent cities to handle homelessCiting the need for an immediate, temporary solution to a city-wide problem, Seattle's Planning, Land Use and Sustainability Committee took public comment Thursday night on a plan to allow more homeless tent cities.
  • Seattle
  • 2 days ago
Seattle

Girls learn entrepreneurship outside classroom

Girls learn entrepreneurship outside classroomDream big and dream young. It's the message female CEOs gave a group of 7th grade girls today.
  • Seattle
  • 2 days ago
Oso Landslide

Scientists convene to get more landslide information to public

Scientists convene to get more landslide information to publicMore than 200 scientists and emergency managers from around North America are attending a forum at the University of Washington to try to develop and distribute more landslide information to the public living in hazardous areas.
  • Oso Landslide
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Politics

Bill would mandate Native American history in WA schools

Bill would mandate Native American history in WA schoolsState lawmakers are considering SB 5433, which would require public schools to integrate tribal history into curriculum.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Seattle

Police continue to investigate Greek Row break-ins

Police continue to investigate Greek Row break-insA man who police stated was a 'person of interest' in the break-ins has been interviewed, cleared, and released.
  • Seattle
  • 2 days ago
Mariners

Mariners making old new again on Sundays

Mariners making old new again on SundaysThe Mariners will wear a new retro jersey for Sunday home games, with a script similar to one used in the 80s.
  • Mariners
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Seattle

Heart of Seattle's Central District up for sale

Heart of Seattle's Central District up for saleThe heart of Seattle's Central District, the MidTown property at the corner of 23rd and Union, is up for sale.
  • Seattle
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Local

Crews recover three bodies after Winlock fire

Crews recover three bodies after Winlock firePolice say three members of the family, a father and two boys, were able to escape.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Bellevue

Bellevue police chief final four candidates

Bellevue police chief final four candidatesBellevue is trying again to hire a new police chief after its top contender withdrew last fall. The city manager rejected the other candidates. Now after a new search, there's a new list of four.
  • Bellevue
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Training turns JBLM into 'J-BLAM' this week

Training turns JBLM into 'J-BLAM' this weekHowitzer firing exercises held all week.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Local

Missing Gig Harbor boy last seen Wednesday

Missing Gig Harbor boy last seen WednesdayTony Lique, an 18-year-old with the mental capacity of an 8 to 10-year-old, was last seen near Peninsula High School.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Local

3rd orca baby in 3 months: Feds spot new L pod calf

3rd orca baby in 3 months: Feds spot new L pod calfU.S. scientists following endangered orcas from a research vessel have spotted a newborn orca off the Washington coast.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 33 minutes ago
Traffic

Eastbound I-90 drivers moving to express lanes this weekend

Eastbound I-90 drivers moving to express lanes this weekendContractors will be working on a project to add carpool lanes to the outer roadways and will be making preparations to eventually add light rail.
  • Traffic
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Tech

Seattle coding school promises you'll get a job offer

Seattle coding school promises you'll get a job offerPeople of all ages are jumping on to learn coding, knowing that if they learn the skill, it is very likely that they will find work in software development.
  • Tech
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Seattle

Seattle parklet program draws mixed reaction

Seattle parklet program draws mixed reactionA parklet is basically a public patio which people can enjoy. But it means cutting out more parking spaces in Seattle.
  • Seattle
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Body

Stories and resources on Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

Stories and resources on Pertussis (Whooping Cough)What parents need to know about Pertussis (Whooping Cough).
  • Body
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Health

Is bone broth the new superfood?

Is bone broth the new superfood?Although it's been around for years, broth is seeing a resurgence in popularity
  • Health
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Body

Man gets bionic eye, sees wife for first time in decade

Man gets bionic eye, sees wife for first time in decadeAllen Zderad, 68, hadn't seen his wife or grandchildren in more than a decade, until the new bionic eye was turned on at Mayo Clinic earlier this month.
  • Body
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Local

Transportation projects which never happened

Transportation projects which never happenedRemember when the state thought about building a bridge from Kitsap County to Vashon Island?
  • Local
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Local

Eatonville detectives find kids living in filth

Eatonville detectives find kids living in filthAuthorities have charged a couple with reckless endangerment after finding three children living in filthy conditions inside an Eatonville home.
  • Local
  • 3 days ago
Investigations

Good to Go! passes fail in certain cars

Good to Go! passes fail in certain carsGood To Go Account holders say they're getting slapped with extra fees all because the passes they have don't work.
  • Investigations
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Tech

UW researchers help Facebook with suicide prevention

UW researchers help Facebook with suicide preventionFacebook rolled out a new feature Wednesday designed to put suicide prevention tools at your fingertips.
  • Tech
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Sports

Seattle mayor: Arena EIS done May 7, open to NHL first

Seattle mayor: Arena EIS done May 7, open to NHL firstThe EIS, according to Murray and project observers, is most important roadblock for the proposal to become reality.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Funeral for man killed by Pasco police

Funeral for man killed by Pasco policeFuneral services were held Wednesday for a Pasco man shot and killed by police two weeks ago after allegedly throwing rocks into traffic and at officers.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
News

Booze-for-perks scheme alleged at Seattle tunnel site

Booze-for-perks scheme alleged at Seattle tunnel siteAllegations of unprofessional and unsafe behavior by some workers on the Seattle tunnel project were reported to the Washington State Department of Transportation last month.
  • News
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Oso Landslide

Oso strong: Baby Duke perseveres after surviving landslide

Oso strong: Baby Duke perseveres after surviving landslideAt 5 months old, little Duke survived the Oso landslide - now he's an active, adventurous toddler.
  • Oso Landslide
  • 4 days ago
Local

Confused confession played in Carnation murder trial

Confused confession played in Carnation murder trialLoved ones of the victims shook their heads in disgust as Michele Anderson's recorded confession was played in court Wednesday.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago