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28 buses damaged in fire at Puyallup School District garage
PUYALLUP, Wash. (AP) -- Authorities say a large fire has damaged at least 28 buses belonging to the Puyallup School District....

Regence BlueShield, Asuris Northwest Health fined $750,000
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has fined Regence BlueShield and Asuris Northwest Health $750,000 for violating insurance regulations related to consumer access....

The Latest: Jury gets case of Russian accused of hacking
SEATTLE (AP) -- The Latest on the trial of a Russian man accused of hacking into U.S. businesses (all times local):...

14-year-old killed when car driven by 15-year-old hits tree
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- The Pierce County Sheriff's Department says a 14-year-old boy was killed when a car driven by his 15-year-old friend struck a tree....

Washington sheriff critically injured in motorcycle crash
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- The Thurston County Sheriff's Office in Washington state says Sheriff John Snaza has been critically hurt in a motorcycle crash in Montana....

Elephant sent to Oklahoma zoo bitten by new herd members
SEATTLE (AP) -- An elephant transferred last year from a Seattle zoo to an Oklahoma city zoo has been bitten by her new herd members, including one bite to her tail described as an "amputation" that severed its tip, according to zoo records obtained by a group that opposed the elephant's transfer....

Prosecutor wants McCullough case perjury claim investigated
SYCAMORE, Ill. (AP) -- A northern Illinois prosecutor wants a judge to have a special prosecutor investigate possible misconduct involving a murder case in the 1957 slaying of a 7-year-old girl....

Crews making progress on Washington wildfires
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- Favorable weather conditions helped crews make progress Wednesday against a series of wildfires in Eastern Washington that have burned at least 18 homes this week....

Jury deliberates case of Russian man charged with hacking
SEATTLE (AP) -- Roman Seleznev, the son of a Russian lawmaker, made millions by hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and selling that data to other criminals, a federal prosecutor told the jury during his closing argument on Wednesday....

The Latest: Fire near Utah ski resort crosses Idaho border
SAN SIMEON, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):...