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Seattle: City in Washington, United States
Seattle is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 730,000 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area’s population stands at 3.87 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle was again the fastest-growing major U.S. city, with a 3.1% annual growth rate. Seattle is the northernmost large city in the United States.

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Mariners' Smith slowed by sore shoulder

Seattle center fielder Mallex Smith will not participate in early throwing and fielding drills during spring training because of shoulder soreness sustained while throwing in January
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Levi lifts Texas Rio Grande Valley past Seattle 59-44

Javon Levi registers 12 points, nine assists and seven steals as Texas Rio Grande Valley beats Seattle, 59-44
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Videos for Seattle

Five Injured as 'Severe Turbulence' Forces Delta Flight to Make Emergency Landing [Video]Five Injured as 'Severe Turbulence' Forces Delta Flight to Make Emergency Landing

Five people were injured during a Delta Airlines flight headed from Southern California to Seattle. The flight encountered severe turbulence and was forced to make emergency landing in Reno.

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Lufthansa Sues Passenger For Booking Two Flights [Video]Lufthansa Sues Passenger For Booking Two Flights

According to Business Insider, Lufthansa sued a passenger for a flight booking practice. The German air carrier sued the passenger for booking a layover flight between Oslo and Seattle, who exited the..

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Winter Weather Slams Both Coasts [Video]Winter Weather Slams Both Coasts

According to Business Insider, More than 2,000 flights were canceled and another 5,000 delayed across the United States on Tuesday as winter weather bared down on wide swaths of the country. Flight..

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Amazon rethinks NY HQ over opposition -W.Post [Video]Amazon rethinks NY HQ over opposition -W.Post

Amazon is reconsidering locating part of its new headquarters in New York because of local opposition, the Washington Post reported on Friday, citing two people familiar with the retailer's thinking...

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Measles cases rise to at least 50 in Washington [Video]Measles cases rise to at least 50 in Washington

A measles outbreak in Washington state last month has gotten worse with at least 50 cases now confirmed by state health officials. Linda So reports.

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Starbucks Is Preparing To Defend Itself From Political Backlash As Its Former CEO Considers Running For President [Video]Starbucks Is Preparing To Defend Itself From Political Backlash As Its Former CEO Considers Running For President

Starbucks chairman emeritus Howard Schultz is a long shot to win the White House He's a sure bet to create headaches for the coffee chain he turned into a global empire. Schultz's reputation and..

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China economy feels the heat ahead of U.S. trade talks [Video]China economy feels the heat ahead of U.S. trade talks

China on Tuesday unveiled a flurry of measures to spur demand for items ranging from cars and appliances to information services. As Francis Maguire reports, the move comes as more Chinese provinces..

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TSA Workers Are Reportedly Living In Their Cars And Not Taking Medicine Because They Can't Afford It [Video]TSA Workers Are Reportedly Living In Their Cars And Not Taking Medicine Because They Can't Afford It

Transportation Security Administration employees are feeling the strain of a federal government shutdown that has reached its 34th day. A TSA worker from Kona, Hawaii, has begun living in his van six..

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Washington measles outbreak sparks emergency [Video]Washington measles outbreak sparks emergency

Officials in Clark County, Washington have declared a public health emergency amid a measles outbreak that has infected at least 23 people in the anti-vaccination hotspot. Linda So reports.

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Brewing the perfect coffee with blockchain [Video]Brewing the perfect coffee with blockchain

Blockchain technology is being used by a U.S. coffee importer to improve the lives of coffee farmers and some of the poorest communities in central America. Amy Pollock reports.

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Microsoft commits $500 mln for housing in Seattle [Video]Microsoft commits $500 mln for housing in Seattle

Microsoft gave half a billion dollars to address the affordable housing crisis in Seattle's suburbs, the Eastside of King County and the Puget Sound. Fred Katayama reports.

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Canadian Air Traffic Controllers Buy Hundreds Of Pizzas For US Colleagues [Video]Canadian Air Traffic Controllers Buy Hundreds Of Pizzas For US Colleagues

According to Business Insider, Canadian air traffic controllers bought pizzas for their US colleagues who aren't getting paid during the government shutdown. Peter Duffey, the president of the Canadian..

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Airports Are Dealing With Massive Lines During The Government Shutdown As TSA Employees Are Working Without Pay [Video]Airports Are Dealing With Massive Lines During The Government Shutdown As TSA Employees Are Working Without Pay

Airports are dealing with massive lines due to the government shutdown. The shutdown began on Saturday, December 22. TSA employees are part of the government, so they're affected and working without..

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Seattle Outage Leaves Alaska Airlines Flights Grounded [Video]Seattle Outage Leaves Alaska Airlines Flights Grounded

According to Business Insider, an outage in Seattle, Washington Sunday morning left some Alaska Airlines flights grounded. A representative said the incident forced 5 flights to be canceled and 27..

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U.S. Appeals Court Sides With Trump On Transgender Military Ban [Video]U.S. Appeals Court Sides With Trump On Transgender Military Ban

According to Reuters, In a legal victory for U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration, a federal appeals court on Friday threw out a lower court ruling that blocked a policy barring certain..

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Seattle-area tornado damages homes [Video]Seattle-area tornado damages homes

A tornado touched down in Kitsap Peninsula in Washington State on Tuesday, the National Weather Service reported, tearing off roofs in its path. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Sunken WWII U.S. carrier discovered in Pacific

At a depth of nearly 17,500 feet, a research vessel funded by the late Seattle billionaire Paul Allen has discovered the wreckage of an American aircraft carrier sunk in the South Pacific during World..
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King Felix entering critical last season of Seattle contract

Every day for several years, Felix Hernandez has walked past large photos of himself and Randy Johnson _ the Seattle Mariners' only Cy Young Award winners _ in the hallway leading to the clubhouse of..
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AP Top Stories February 12 P

Here's the latest for Tuesday February 12th: Drug kingpin El Chapo convicted at New York trial; Trump says he might slide March deadline on China trade tariffs; snowfall hits Seattle; doe rescued from..
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Sleet, snow bring crazy commuter headaches to millions from Seattle to New York

A wall of winter weather rolling across a wide swath of the northern United States on Tuesday brought sleet, snow, ice and commuter headaches from Seattle to New York.
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Snow, snow, go away: Familiar rain returns to Seattle on Monday night

Following a historic winter storm that has already made this month the city’s snowiest February since 1949 according to Accuweather, Seattle was dealing with more familiar weather on Monday night,..
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Seattle homeless cope with rare snow storm

Seattle's homeless coped as best they could as a rare snow storm hit the city. Some took cover in a common area of Seattle Center, near the Space Needle. (Feb. 11)
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Icy, snowy winter storm takes aim at the Northeast as record snow hits Seattle

Seattle's metro area has already been hit by three snow storms this month, which is twice the annual average and the snowiest month in more than 30 years. Meanwhile, the Northeast is bracing for..
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Winter storm expected to dump more snow on Midwest and Northeast

Snow is in the forecast each day this week in Seattle; New York mayor says Tuesday could be "nasty"; northwest New Jersey is bracing for 8 inches
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Seattle endures snowiest February on record

A weekend snowstorm pummeled the normally mild Northwestern city, making this month the Seattle's snowiest February since 1949.
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Seattle pummeled by snow and it's not over yet

Washington residents are flocking to grocery stores and abandoning their cars on the road during a record-breaking snowfall.
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Skis, sleds, laundry baskets ... kayaks? Seattle residents take advantage of record snow

Forget rain, Seattle this month is among the nation's snowiest cities: More snow has fallen there than in Buffalo, Cleveland and Boston combined.
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Seattle is having its snowiest February in 70 years – and more is on the way

After a weekend snowstorm pummeled normally mild Seattle, making this month the city's snowiest February since 1949, more is on the way.
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Seattle hit with the most snow in 70 years, bitter cold expected

The National Weather Service said the another storm system is expected to arrive in the area Sunday night with light accumulation
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Winter storm creates strong wind gusts near Seattle

Wind gusts reached at least 30 mph Saturday morning for much of Washington state, according to the National Weather Service.
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Seattle snow falls in slow-motion

The Seattle area was hit with two snowstorms in one week. Watch as the snow falls in slow motion in a nearby city.
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Rare snow blankets Seattle, canceling flights and wreaking havoc

Washington Governor Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency
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'Brutal winter weather': Snowstorm to paste Seattle for second time this week

Normally mild Seattle is bracing for its second snowstorm this week Friday and Saturday.
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Bad weather cancels Arizona St-Washington game on Saturday

Arizona State's game against Washington has been canceled because of inclement weather in Seattle and throughout the Pacific Northwest
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Seattle's WAC matchup with Utah Valley postponed due to snow

Seattle's WAC matchup against Utah Valley scheduled for Saturday has been postponed due to a winter storm expected to hit the Seattle area
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