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Pedestrian hit by gunfire near intersection of I-5 and I-90

Pedestrian hit by gunfire near intersection of I-5 and I-90
Troopers search the area around the intersection with guns drawn. June 26, 2015.
A man was shot late Friday morning while walking near the intersection of Interstate 5 and Interstate 90 in Seattle, the Washington State Patrol reports.

This yours? Seattle Police post pics of items recovered in bust

This yours? Seattle Police post pics of items recovered in bust »Play Video
Photos courtesy of the Seattle Police Department.
Seattle police say they've nabbed the ringleader of a prolific burglary ring, and now they're trying to reunite hundreds of stolen items with their rightful owners.

President's 'my house' joke draws backlash

President's 'my house' joke draws backlash

President Obama’s remarks during a Pride Month reception at the White House made headlines Wednesday evening, but not for a reason you’d expect.

 

Years of red tape between Boston bomber and execution

Years of red tape between Boston bomber and execution »Play Video
In this March 5, 2015 file courtroom sketch, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, center, is depicted between defense attorneys Miriam Conrad, left, and Judy Clarke, right, during his federal death penalty trial in Boston.

As Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized to his victims and their families in court Wednesday, several questions loomed about when and how his death sentence will be carried out. 

Washington man accused of operating 'farm of neglect'

Washington man accused of operating 'farm of neglect' »Play Video

A Clallam County man is under investigation for animal abuse after multiple carcasses were found around his home and barnyard.

5 things Obama said in podcast besides the n-word

5 things Obama said in podcast besides the n-word »Play Video

While much attention is focused on President Barack Obama’s use of the n-word during a podcast interview with comedian Marc Maron that was posted Monday morning, some are complaining that the controversy over the word obscures the point about racism that Obama was making when he said it.

World's first commercially available luxury tank unveiled

World's first commercially available luxury tank unveiled
The world’s first luxury tank – the Ripsaw EV2 Extreme Luxury Tank. June 18, 2015.
If you happen to be a motor enthusiast with a soft-spot for 'extreme off-road recreation', here's some great news for you. The world's first luxury tank - the Ripsaw EV2 Extreme Luxury Tank can be yours.

Judge: Church shooting suspect's family also 'victims'

Judge: Church shooting suspect's family also 'victims' »Play Video
This photo provided by Charleston County Sheriff's Office shows Dylann Roof.

Family members of victims of Wednesday’s Charleston, South Carolina church shooting made powerful statements of forgiveness at the alleged gunman’s first court appearance Friday, but it was something said by the judge that has drawn the attention, and outrage, of many observers.

Photos: Children in Milan aim to build tallest LEGO tower

Photos: Children in Milan aim to build tallest LEGO tower
MILAN, Italy -- Children in Milan are using thousands of LEGO bricks to construct what is expected to become the tallest LEGO tower in the world. It's for the occasion, and with the patronage of EXPO 2015, that adults and children of all ages are now invited to join a fun, creative and truly breathtaking LEGO play experience by helping build the tower. (June 19, 2015 / Credit: IPA/WENN.com)
Children in Milan, Italy, are using thousands of LEGO bricks to construct what is expected to become the tallest LEGO tower in the world.

It's for the occasion, and with the patronage of EXPO 2015, that adults and children of all ages are now invited to join a fun, creative and truly breathtaking LEGO play experience by helping build the tower.

Photos: International Sand Sculptures Festival in Bulgaria

The International Sand Sculptures Festival is in the town of Ruse, Northeast of the Bulgarian capital Sofia. It's the first time this Bulgarian town has hosted the festival with more than 50 competitors entering from the likes of the United States, Canada, Russia, the UK and Japan.

Unborn baby dies after pregnant woman is shot in S. Seattle

Unborn baby dies after pregnant woman is shot in S. Seattle
A pregnant 19-year-old woman is clinging to life and her unborn baby has died after she was shot in the stomach at a South Seattle bus stop, and now police are searching for the shooter.

Pope Francis weighs in on climate change

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Pope Francis

Pope Francis called on world leaders to take action on global warming.

In Eugene, a teacher at Marist Catholic High School said the pope's presence in the climate change debate is a long time coming.

Find a summer lunch program near you

Find a summer lunch program near you »Play Video

School's out in most places now, and low-income children who get free breakfast, lunch and after school snacks during the school year have to eat in the summer, too.

There's a federal program to help pay for lunches during summer break.

8 years ago, another Charleston tragedy

As the investigation continued into Wednesday night’s shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, Thursday marked the anniversary of another tragic incident in the city’s recent history.