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01/19/2009 By Josh Feit

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Cantwell Says No to O-genda

Senator Maria Cantwell is just one of nine Democratic Senators who broke ranks and voted against the Ogenda last week, saying no to any more bailout money.

01/19/2009 By Josh Feit

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Inslee & Israel

01/18/2009 By Chris Kissel

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The Death of DRM

Tech Nerd Glenn Fleishman celebrates the death of digital restriction management. He writes: "The industry wanted us to believe that when we paid for and downloaded an MP3, we had only licensed it—with a limited set of rights—instead of bought it. This j

01/16/2009 By Glenn Fleishman

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Gangland

A deadly encounter at a shopping mall has police and public clamoring to stamp out gang violence.

01/15/2009 By Eric Scigliano

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We Heart Your Patronage—Now Die

Why the Attorney General’s office is playing cupid to scorned would-be online lovebirds, and three other recent heartbreak cases from the chronicles of consumer court.

01/15/2009

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Slide Show: Class Act

01/12/2009

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Class Act

Room to Read Chapter 2 fundraiser.

01/12/2009

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"Fine. Call Me A Dictator."

For 10 years, Frank Chopp has done it his way as Speaker of the House in the Washington Legislature. Now his fellow Democrats are asking whether Chopp’s way is the right way.

01/07/2009 By Matthew Halverson

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Wonder Crop (or) Hemp-Hype Crock?

Organic marketers, Hempfest haranguers, and Midwest farmers claim hemp’s a valuable food and fiber. Antidrug campaigners call it a cover crop for marijuana legalization.

01/06/2009 By Manny Frishberg

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The Rat King and I

Man and megarodent, face to face. The garage wasn’t big enough for the both of us.

01/05/2009 By Robert Ferrigno

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The Writing On The Wall

A besieged Capitol Hill condo gets a fresh coat of paint.

01/05/2009 By Katie Zipper

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Guy of the Storm

01/05/2009

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Clear the Camps (or) Let Sleeping Bags Lie?

Seattle has a new playbook for clearing out squatter camps, but critics say it’s inhumane and leaves the homeless nowhere to go.

01/04/2009 By James Ross Gardner

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Maintain Mayberry (or) Bring on the Condos?

Builders say mixed-use developments in the city keep sprawl at bay, but residents fear the threat to neighborhood identities.

01/04/2009 By Francesca Lyman

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The High Life

Drug wars and BC traffickers? Welcome to Victorian Seattle.

01/04/2009 By Eric Scigliano

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Bastion of Higher Learning

Wexley School for Girls turns advertising on its ear.

01/04/2009 By Jim Gullo