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By Jeremy G. Novak May 1, 2014 Published in the May 2014 issue of Seattle Met


After earning $9 billion in 2013—bringing his net worth to $76 billion—Bill Gates has regained his title as the richest man in the world.



A man was arrested for posing as a Thurston County deputy and issuing fines to residents for missing jury duty they’d never been assigned.




Former city employee Jim Diers received concerned calls in February when Mayor Murray’s office issued a statement mourning his death.



All those cranes you see may stick around: Population growth in Seattle outpaced the surrounding suburbs for the first time in 100 years in 2013.





A Redmond woman sparked an international firestorm this winter by trying to rename cannabis’s Wikipedia entry marijuana.

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