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Photos: Puppy hijacks Wiener Dog Race Qualifier

Photos: Puppy hijacks Wiener Dog Race Qualifier
We came out to the STAR 101.5 Wiener Dog race qualifier at KOMO Plaza to check out what speedy little guys would make the the big 19th Annual Kent and Allen Wiener Dog Race at Emerald Downs on July 12th, 2015. The event was hijacked by a puppy wiener dog though and we made sure to take lots of photos of Charlie the puppy. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

Seattle Refined visited the Wiener Dog race qualifier at KOMO Plaza in Seattle to check out what speedy little guys would compete in the 19th Annual Wiener Dog Races at Emerald Downs.

Clilnton in Iowa: Benghazi investigation is 'partisan witch-hunting'

Clilnton in Iowa: Benghazi investigation is 'partisan witch-hunting'
Hillary Rodham Clinton

Former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton sat down with KGAN for an interview while campaigning in Iowa, saying she's better prepared to win the state the second time around while dismissing scandals.

'Some people will never watch Cosby the same again'

'Some people will never watch Cosby the same again' »Play Video
Bill Cosby

The sexual assault allegations looming over comedian Bill Cosby threaten to overshadow his decades of work as a groundbreaking African-American television star, and college professors who study and teach about his career are adapting to his changing public perception.

U.S. celebrates Women's World Cup victory

U.S. celebrates Women's World Cup victory »Play Video
When the U.S. won the Women's World Cup, it wasn't just hardcore soccer fans cheering. Twitter exploded, Facebook followed suit, and celebrities pitched piled on. The action of the final game even had a golden retriever glued to the screen... Seriously. And when it was all over, the athletes pressed forward with a sleep-deprived tour of Monday morning media. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

South Carolina lawmakers take up Confederate flag question

South Carolina lawmakers take up Confederate flag question »Play Video

Lawmakers returned to the South Carolina capital on Monday.

Their agenda includes whether to remove the Confederate flag that has flown above the statehouse for a half-century.

Survey: Over 2 in 5 American's don't know how much spouse earns

Survey: Over 2 in 5 American's don't know how much spouse earns »Play Video

A Fidelity Investments survey of married couples found 43 percent of those surveyed could not correctly identify which salary range their spouse falls into.

"Why are couples who say they communicate well - and almost 3/4 of couple said 'we communicate well' - but yet they didn't know what their partner made," said John Sweeney with Fidelity Investments.

Have you ever read the Declaration of Independence?

Have you ever read the Declaration of Independence?

"When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation."

Meet Quasi Modo, the 'World's Ugliest Dog'

Meet Quasi Modo, the 'World's Ugliest Dog' »Play Video
The newly crowned "World's Ugliest Dog" was dogged by fans snapping photos as she took a victory lap around New York City. Not only has she become a media darling, but as Jeanne Moos reports, the ugliest mutt has a makeover in her future.