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AP Top Washington Headlines At 9:33 p.m. PDT

Record rain in Portland triggers sewer overflow
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A strong fall storm has drenched Portland in record rain and triggered a sewer overflow into the Willamette River....

Record rain, high winds in W. Wash.
SEATTLE (AP) -- Record rain has fallen in three Western Washington cities and high winds hit several areas as a strong fall weather system moved across the area....

Wildlife rehab for bear found in Oregon drugstore
ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A black bear cub found wandering the aisles of an Oregon drugstore will be raised with the goal of releasing him into the wild next year....

Judge: March trial for mentally ill in jails case
SEATTLE (AP) -- A federal judge on Wednesday set a March trial date for a lawsuit filed on behalf of mentally ill inmates who say they are waiting months for competency evaluations and treatment....

Gabby Giffords spoke in Seattle for gun control
SEATTLE (AP) -- Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, who was wounded three years ago in Tucson, spoke in Seattle Wednesday as part of a cross-country tour to promote gun control....

US tribes testify against Canada pipeline
SEATTLE (AP) -- U.S. tribes told Canadian regulators on Wednesday they're opposed to a proposed pipeline expansion project in Canada that could dramatically increase the number of oil tankers plying West Coast waters....

AP PHOTOS: Group lists 11 endangered US landscapes
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Large folk art creations in urban Detroit and Los Angeles neighborhoods, a museum garden in New York and a massive light installation on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge are being listed among the nation's endangered landscapes this year....

Lewis-McChord soldier charged in wife's death
LAKEWOOD, Wash. (AP) -- Bail has been set at $1 million for a Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of his wife at their Lakewood, Washington, apartment....

Surveyors find skull in Lacey
LACEY, Wash. (AP) -- A survey crew found what appears to be a skull in a wooded area of Lacey....

Princess in cockfighting case gets probation
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A Romanian princess was sentenced Wednesday to probation after apologizing for her role in an Oregon cockfighting enterprise that she said brought shame to her and her family....