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911 Outages Hit Washington State, Parts of Oregon

911 Outages Hit Washington State, Parts of Oregon
In addition, the Tribune reported that CenturyLink wasn't exactly forthcoming with Washington State emergency management officials on the details of what caused the outage, which has not pleased them, nor the state's governor who is demanding an …
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Nigel Williams-Goss returning to Washington
Williams-Goss' return is good news for Washington, which loses starters C.J. Wilcox and Perris Blackwell, a pair of senior co-captains, and junior forward Desmond Simmons, who is transferring. The Huskies finished 17-15 during 2013-14 and next season …
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It's probably too late to prevent war in Ukraine
Group of Seven finance ministers meeting in Washington on Thursday also could not agree on any measures. Consequently, none of those governments should have been surprised by the broader and more audacious offensive launched in eastern Ukraine …
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For Hillary Clinton and Boeing, a beneficial relationship
On a trip to Moscow early in her tenure as secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton played the role of international saleswoman, pressing Russian government officials to sign a multibillion-dollar deal to buy dozens of aircraft from Boeing. A month …
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Hopes fade as 25th body found in Washington state mudslide

Hopes fade as 25th body found in Washington state mudslide
Asked whether he expected the death toll to rise significantly, Washington state Governor Jay Inslee told CNN: "Yes, I don't think anyone can reach any other conclusion." Jan McClelland, a volunteer firefighter from Darrington who was among the first …
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Unofficial Death Toll Hits 24 in Washington Mudslide
Rescue teams expanded their search in Snohomish County, Wash., on Tuesday in a desperate attempt to find survivors of the catastrophic mudslide that left an estimated 24 dead amid ruined houses and countryside. The Washington Army National Guard …
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Terror after landslide: 'Can you tell me what happened?'
Oso, Washington (CNN) — The rain-soaked ground in Washington's Cascade Mountains offered little warning before it gave way, dumping a wall of mud onto the towns of Oso and Darrington, an hour's drive north of Seattle. With the official death toll at …
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