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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un announced a sweeping set of agreements after their second day of talks in Pyongyang on Wednesday that included a promise by Kim to permanently dismantle the North's main nuclear complex if the United States takes corresponding measures, the acceptance of international inspectors to monitor the closing of a key…

A homeless man charged with killing an Iowa State University golfer appeared in court Tuesday morning, and a judge set a $5 million cash-only bond.
The body of Celia Barquín Arozamena, 22, was found Monday in a pond "some distance" from an unattended golf bag at Coldwater Golf Links in Ames, police said.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fans of Prince expecting his usual pyrotechnic guitar work will be surprised that one of the first official albums released from his fabled vault since his death more than two years ago showcases his jazzy piano playing. "Piano & A Microphone 1983" is just Prince noodling at a piano and singing "Purple Rain" and eight other songs in a one-take recording made at his home studio 35 years ago. Warner Bros. Records releases the album on CD, vinyl and digital…

SEATTLE -- The Federal Communications Commission is touring the Pacific Northwest this week to share information and address questions about telephone, internet, radio, wireless and TV service. The FCC says the goal of its Community Outreach Tour is to provide information and resources, and warn consumers about ongoing scams that use communications technology. Some people who attended the Seattle session came prepared with questions about technology they feel has room for improvement.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trading accusations, Democratic and Republican senators quarreled Tuesday over who will testify at what promises to be a dramatic and emotional hearing next Monday with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who says he sexually assaulted her when they were in high school. But doubts were raised whether she would appear. Kavanaugh was at the White House for a second straight day, but again did not meet with President Donald Trump.

SEATTLE -- When Frederick’s of Greenwood opened its doors 72 years ago, they had their stream of regulars from the neighborhood. Housewives out shopping while their husbands took the family car to work had their hair styled by Crystal Kosta’s grandmother, Merle. Seven decades later, men and women from across Seattle drive to the North Seattle neighborhood to see Kosta. But in February, the shop will close forever.

PORT ANGELES, Wash. -- The City of Port Angeles just finished a $769,000 project to install fencing along the two bridges on 8th Street after a troubling spike in suicides. Eight people have jumped to their death since 2009, including four suicides since mid-2017. “There was always a need for high fencing for safety," said City Councilmember Cherie Kidd. “We were all concerned because of the suicides.

YORK, Pa. — A 66-year-old man who told police he used a dog leash at a Pennsylvania fair to keep track of his wife, who has dementia, was arrested after he allegedly yanked hard enough to leave red marks around her throat, according to WPMT.
Walter William Wolford, of Hagerstown, Maryland, was arrested Saturday and charged with one count of assault after a witness at the York Fair saw the alleged abuse and contacted police.

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Washington State University employee and former quarterback Jason Gesser has resigned following a complaint of sexual misconduct. KXLY-TV reports Gesser sent a letter to the university on Tuesday, resigning his post as assistant athletic director effective immediately.

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SHELTON, Wash. – Police are investigating two attempted kidnappings in Shelton on Tuesday afternoon
Shelton police chief Darrin Moody said the suspect in the first attempted kidnapping was a white man who is about 30 years old. He was skinny, and wearing an orange cap
Police said the description was somewhat different in the second incident, but there were similarities. In that case, the suspect was…

A film challenging what it means to have intellectual disability is set to screen at theaters across the country.

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A box office contender comes in the form of "The House With a Clock in its Walls," the first PG-rated film from horror director Eli Roth

The Federal Drug Administration recently proclaimed an epidemic of vaping among young people and gave the five largest e-cigarette manufacturers 60 days to produce plans to stop underage use of their products.

Deaths related to air pollution from wildfires could double by the end of the century, according to newly published research.

If you own a Honda or a pickup truck, chances are it's a target for car thieves, says a new report that dropped Tuesday.

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BOSTON (AP) - Casino mogul Steve Wynn and the company he founded lied and covered up misconduct to dupe Massachusetts into granting a license for a $2 billion casino, a former rival alleges in a federal lawsuit
The lawsuit, filed Monday in Boston's federal court, says Sterling Suffolk Racecourse would have prevailed over Wynn Resorts had there been an "honest competition." Instead, Wynn Resorts fixed the…

Music festival fashion is practically a style category unto itself, and within the gates is an unspoken pass to dress big.

Adrienne Quinn, who has overseen King County's response to the region's homelessness crisis for the last half-decade, will step down later this fall, adding to a list of to resign [st_annotation...

The sun is finally shining over parts of the Carolinas, but the clearing skies are only revealing the extent of Florence's wrath . Though the hurricane packed 90 mph (145 kph) winds as it came ashore, the amount of water Florence pushed ashore and dropped inland has swamped vast areas still vulnerable to rising rivers. Here are snapshots from the counties hit the hardest

Nudity was made legal here in the case of Seattle v. Johnson. Yes, really
Little known Seattle factoid: City law allows you to be nude anywhere, any time
Not, however, if you flaunt it and make others uncomfortable. (Flashers, be warned.)
Despite this free range law, nudists stick to pockets of the city where others openly express their nudity.
One recent warm afternoon, about a dozen naked people relaxed on the lawn at Howell Park on the shores of Lake Washington. Most of…