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Volcano climbers crash Mount St. Helens permit website

Two and a half times more people tried getting permits this year in the first hour compared to 2017.

Glitches slow Boeing, SpaceX plans for human spaceflight

Boeing has an issue with its abort system that may cause the spacecraft to “tumble.”

`Trigger’ that advanced GOP tax bill poses risks for Senate vote

The bargain says if the tax cuts raise the federal deficit, taxes would be increased.

Barack Obama shows up in Chicago for jury duty; not chosen

For his troubles, Obama is in line to receive $17.20, which he will donate it to Cook County.

Portland offers subdued pitch for new Amazon headquarters

The city focused on its proximity to Seattle and offered no tax breaks.

Hollywood sex accusations now levied at Ratner, Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman apologized for allegedly sexually harassing a 17-year-old intern in 1985.

Delay in details of plutonium release at Hanford questioned

“If news does get released about something that’s not good, it’s often half the story.”

Killing of Maltese journalist silences anti-corruption voice

She targeted both sides of politics with the same sense of moral outrage.

Top US general: Families, Americans deserve answers on Niger

Dunford says American forces have been in Niger intermittently for more than two decades.

Big tax cut eyed for `high fliers’ shows an overhaul is hard

Republicans rejected a Democratic amendment to prevent tax breaks for the top 1 percent of earners.

Hunters urged to remain aware of noxious weeds

Unkempt boots and equipment are prone to carry noxious weed seeds, agencies say.

Video: Inside Funko’s new downtown Everett flagship store

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Video: What you’ll see at an AquaSox game — besides baseball

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Trump to let Pentagon chief override on torture

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