Seattle is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 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 3.94 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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This week on 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl asks YouTube's CEO if the company's doing enough to curb hate speech, Anderson Cooper reports on Seattle's homeless crisis and Scott Pelley visits the mysterious.. CBS News - Published
Some of America's wealthiest cities face a growing homeless crisis. In Seattle, there are housing shortages and rising rents, due in part to the tech boom. An estimated 5,000 people are living.. CBS News - Published
Anderson Cooper travels to Seattle to find out what the city's doing to deal with homelessness and why so many people don't have a roof over their heads. 60 Minutes reports, Sunday CBS News - Published
Seattle voters, in a rebuke to heavy corporate campaign spending by Amazon.com, have kept progressives firmly in control of their city council, reviving chances for a tax on big businesses that the.. Reuters - Published
Seattle's city council race was a toss-up between a pro-business and a progressive council on Tuesday night, despite record election campaign donations from big donors, including tech giant Amazon.com. Reuters - Published
Investigators, friends and family are trying to understand why 29-year-old Richard "Beebo" Russell stole a 76-seat plane from SeaTac International Airport in Seattle for a final, fatal flight... CBS News - Published
Long a best-kept secret, the favorite musician of the "cool kids" has been preparing for her time in the spotlight her whole life. Tracy Smith talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile.. CBS News - Published
In this web extra, Joshua Baron, Seattle's "Karaoke Baron," explains to correspondent Nancy Giles how bar fights have broken out among karaoke enthusiasts eager to sing along to Journey's "Don't Stop.. CBS News - Published
The National Weather Service's Seattle office said heavy rains this week had tapered off and most of Western Washington's rivers crested Tuesday and receded below flood stage. Flooding is expected to.. USATODAY.com - Published
Was the shooting of a Seattle man a random incident of road rage, or was the gunman a self-taught killer intent on finding the perfect moment to kill? Peter Van Sant investigates. | Read story CBS News - Published
Jane Pauley hosts a primetime special featuring memorable moments from America's #1 Sunday morning news program, as well as new interviews with fashion designer Ralph Lauren; supermodel Chrissy Teigen.. CBS News - Published
More than 100 million Capital One credit card customers and applicants across the U.S. and Canada have been affected by a massive data breach. The company said a Seattle woman is under arrest. She is.. CBS News - Published
Brian Fernandez scored his second goal of the match in the 51st minute, moments after Seattle had pulled even, and the Portland Timbers beat the Sounders 2-1 in the first clash of the season between.. USATODAY.com - Published
Amazon faced protests on its fifth annual Amazon Prime Day. While the Seattle-based e-commerce behemoth said it is offering more than a million deals, a demonstration was seen outside a warehouse in.. USATODAY.com - Published
A 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck western Washington state just before 3 a.m. Friday. The epicenter was near Monroe but the quake and aftershocks were felt throughout the region. Patranya Bhoolsuwan of.. CBS News - Published
Alaska is a sprawling state with a population about the size of Seattle, but a staggering 59 percent of adult women in Alaska have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence or both.
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Kyle Seager, Dylan Moore and Mac Williamson all homered to help Seattle build a big lead, and the Mariners held off Baltimore's comeback in a 10-9 win that handed the Orioles their 10th straight loss
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Domingo Santana hit his third home run in two days, Wade LeBlanc gave the Mariners a boost on the mound after another rough outing by an opener and Seattle beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2
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