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Crosscut
To increase diversity, should police hire less veterans?special preferences in joining law enforcement, are overwhelmingly white and ma
To increase diversity, should police hire less veterans?
Crosscut / Posted 4 hours ago
special preferences in joining law enforcement, are overwhelmingly white and male. Credit: U.S. Army Two days after Mayor Ed Murray took office, his advisor on police at the time, Tina Podlodowski, got an email. It was from Anne Levinson, from the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Seattle Swings Between Hounding The Homeless And Leaving Them Alonealong Interstate 5 was killed by a car that careened off the roadway. A couple
Seattle Swings Between Hounding The Homeless And Leaving Them Alone
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 hours ago
along Interstate 5 was killed by a car that careened off the roadway. A couple of hours after the death, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray visited the site to view the wrecked tent and address what he calls the city's "homelessness crisis." "It is... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
CA, SF OK travel bansagainst LGBT people. Lee plans to share the ordinance with the other members o
CA, SF OK travel bans
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 10 hours ago
against LGBT people. Lee plans to share the ordinance with the other members of the group, such as founding members Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, and gay Seattle Mayor Ed Mur... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Splashy ceremony marks new 150-engineer Seattle site for testing Mitsubishi jetenthusiasm of dignitaries at an event to celebrate Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp.’s
Splashy ceremony marks new 150-engineer Seattle site for testing Mitsubishi jet
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 hours ago
enthusiasm of dignitaries at an event to celebrate Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp.’s new engineering center in Seattle left Mayor Ed Murray, Gov. Jay Inslee and other guests with more than a little sake splattered on the traditional Japanese ceremonial... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Mayor Murray publicly thanks Seattle police after Delridge apartment fireSEATTLE – Mayor Ed Murray publicly thanked members of the Seattle Police Depart
Mayor Murray publicly thanks Seattle police after Delridge apartment fire
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 15 hours ago
SEATTLE – Mayor Ed Murray publicly thanked members of the Seattle Police Department and first responders Wednesday for their heroic efforts after a massive fire at a Seattle House Authority apartment complex. Murray said at least 44 adults and... Read more
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Crosscut
Rent control opposed by mayor's business taskforceestate market for many businesses in the area. The mayor’s office responded wi
Rent control opposed by mayor's business taskforce
Crosscut / Posted 15 hours ago
estate market for many businesses in the area. The mayor’s office responded with the formation of a task force (as Mayor Ed Murray so loves to do) to explore broad options for saving small business in Seattle, something that didn’t sit well with... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mayor’s group rejects commercial rent controllike individuals, are facing increasing difficulties finding affordable spaces
Mayor’s group rejects commercial rent control
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 hours ago
like individuals, are facing increasing difficulties finding affordable spaces in Seattle, but a committee formed by Mayor Ed Murray said one solution it opposes is commercial rent control. The Seattle City Council had highlighted commercial rent... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Laramie to hold Wyoming youth voter summitother focuses on the changing media landscape and its impact on young peoples'
Laramie to hold Wyoming youth voter summit
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 21 hours ago
other focuses on the changing media landscape and its impact on young peoples' perception of politics. Secretary of State Ed Murray says young voter turnout has been lower than other demographics in recent elections. He says only 10.6 percent of... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Seattle Mariners homestand highlights*Subject to change without notice. Thursday, September 29 vs. Oakland Athletic
Seattle Mariners homestand highlights
Seattle Mariners / Posted 23 hours ago
*Subject to change without notice. Thursday, September 29 vs. Oakland Athletics Seattle Mayor Ed Murray will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Grand Slam Family Package Night, Presented By Safeco Insurance. Ticket, hot dog and Pepsi at a... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: Cumulative costs drive employers’ decisionsthe costs of the city’s minimum-wage hike. And as if minimum-wage expansion we
Brunell: Cumulative costs drive employers’ decisions
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
the costs of the city’s minimum-wage hike. And as if minimum-wage expansion were not enough, earlier this month Mayor Ed Murray and the council unanimously passed the “secure scheduling” ordinance. It required two weeks advanced notice of... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Monitor: Seattle police could reach compliance within a yearto force, especially in low-level situations. In a twice-a-year general update
Monitor: Seattle police could reach compliance within a year
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
to force, especially in low-level situations. In a twice-a-year general update to the court, Bobb on Monday praised Mayor Ed Murray for making police reform a top priority and said full compliance with the settlement could be reached by next fall.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Monitor: Seattle police could reach compliance within a yearto force, especially in low-level situations. In a twice-a-year general update
Monitor: Seattle police could reach compliance within a year
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to force, especially in low-level situations. In a twice-a-year general update to the court, Bobb on Monday praised Mayor Ed Murray for making police reform a top priority and said full compliance with the settlement could be reached by next fall.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Security tight, anticipation high for Murray’s Seattle budget addressDozens of onlookers lined up inside Seattle City Hall more than an hour before
Security tight, anticipation high for Murray’s Seattle budget address
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Dozens of onlookers lined up inside Seattle City Hall more than an hour before Mayor Ed Murray was scheduled to unveil his proposed 2017 budget Monday afternoon. Monday’s is Murray’s third budget speech since taking office in 2014. City Hall has... Read more
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Crosscut
Murray is proposing $12 million for homeless fightEd Murray delivers a budget speech. Credit: David Kroman Mayor Ed Murray is de
Murray is proposing $12 million for homeless fight
Crosscut / Posted 2 days ago
Ed Murray delivers a budget speech. Credit: David Kroman Mayor Ed Murray is delivering his proposed 2017 budget to the Seattle City Council this afternoon, a document that will surely be picked through with a microscope in light of current battles... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle police have made ‘significant progress,’ could reach reform goals by next fall, federal monitor sayslie ahead, the Seattle Police Department is on the right track, Bobb wrote in h
Seattle police have made ‘significant progress,’ could reach reform goals by next fall, federal monitor says
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
lie ahead, the Seattle Police Department is on the right track, Bobb wrote in his seventh semiannual report. “Mayor Ed Murray promised nearly three years ago that reform of the SPD was the top priority of his first term,” Bobb wrote. “He has... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tide still out as city dives deeper into workplace issuesjobs. Remember, it affects a limited number of establishments in a very hot eco
Tide still out as city dives deeper into workplace issues
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
jobs. Remember, it affects a limited number of establishments in a very hot economy. What an activist council and Mayor Ed Murray can’t do is rebuild a circa 1960 middle class, only more diverse. Perhaps it could be done with massive federal... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seattle plans to give heroin addicts 'safe sites' to shoot upprevention and treatment, would include provisions for basic medical treatment
Seattle plans to give heroin addicts 'safe sites' to shoot up
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
prevention and treatment, would include provisions for basic medical treatment and social services assistance. Mayor Ed Murray is cautiously optimistic about the idea, saying clinic locations must not adversely affect neighborhoods. His... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Rahami’s father says he told FBI that son had ‘become bad’in the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of New York and the New Je
Rahami’s father says he told FBI that son had ‘become bad’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
in the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of New York and the New Jersey shore town of Seaside Park. (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP) mb.com.ph Speaking to The Associated Press early Friday in a telephone interview,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
City discusses late-night parking feesup or down every year based upon measured demand in an effort to ensure one or
City discusses late-night parking fees
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
up or down every year based upon measured demand in an effort to ensure one or two spaces are open on each block.” Mayor Ed Murray will present his 2017 and 2018 proposed budgets before City Council on Monday afternoon. On-street paid parking is... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Seattle discusses extending late-night paid parkingup or down every year based upon measured demand in an effort to ensure one or
Seattle discusses extending late-night paid parking
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
up or down every year based upon measured demand in an effort to ensure one or two spaces are open on each block.” Mayor Ed Murray will present his 2017 and 2018 proposed budgets before City Council on Monday afternoon. On-street paid parking is... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Seattle discusses extending late-night paid parkingup or down every year based upon measured demand in an effort to ensure one or
Seattle discusses extending late-night paid parking
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
up or down every year based upon measured demand in an effort to ensure one or two spaces are open on each block.” Mayor Ed Murray will present his 2017 and 2018 proposed budgets before City Council on Monday afternoon. On-street paid parking is... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Palliatives don’t solve city's homelessness problemand misguided. I’m grateful to Councilmember Tim Burgess for his wise and coura
Palliatives don’t solve city's homelessness problem
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
and misguided. I’m grateful to Councilmember Tim Burgess for his wise and courageous stance in voting against it. Mayor Ed Murray, King County, All Home and United Way commissioned expert evaluations (what works and what doesn’t) for Seattle’s... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Seattle arena backer acquires another big SODO parcelto grow cargo took a hit last month when its biggest customer, Hanjin Shipping,
Seattle arena backer acquires another big SODO parcel
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
to grow cargo took a hit last month when its biggest customer, Hanjin Shipping, declared bankruptcy. Meanwhile, Mayor Ed Murray commissioned a "Industrial Lands Advisory Panel" in August to look at the long-term use of SoDo. Hansen's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Seattle plans to give heroin addicts 'safe sites' to shoot upprevention and treatment, would include provisions for basic medical treatment
Seattle plans to give heroin addicts 'safe sites' to shoot up
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
prevention and treatment, would include provisions for basic medical treatment and social services assistance. Mayor Ed Murray is cautiously optimistic about the idea, saying clinic locations must not adversely affect neighborhoods. His... Read more
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The Morning Call
Seattle plans to give heroin addicts 'safe sites' to shoot upprevention and treatment, would include provisions for basic medical treatment
Seattle plans to give heroin addicts 'safe sites' to shoot up
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
prevention and treatment, would include provisions for basic medical treatment and social services assistance. Mayor Ed Murray is cautiously optimistic about the idea, saying clinic locations must not adversely affect neighborhoods. His... Read more
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Crosscut
City Councilmember asks if Seattle has lost touch with realityand her staff look steamrolled. The press they’d hoped would swarm the resoluti
City Councilmember asks if Seattle has lost touch with reality
Crosscut / Posted 8 days ago
and her staff look steamrolled. The press they’d hoped would swarm the resolution was largely focused on news that Mayor Ed Murray was delaying the construction of a new North Precinct police station. Although Juarez is quick to say she... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texarkana police investigating theft at GameStopCounty, CA, the Federal Aviation Administration said. 10 Things to Know for We
Texarkana police investigating theft at GameStop
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
County, CA, the Federal Aviation Administration said. 10 Things to Know for Wednesday10 Things to Know for Wednesday (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lubbock man indicted, charged with sexual assault of a childCounty, CA, the Federal Aviation Administration said. 10 Things to Know for We
Lubbock man indicted, charged with sexual assault of a child
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
County, CA, the Federal Aviation Administration said. 10 Things to Know for Wednesday10 Things to Know for Wednesday (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lubbock man indicted, charged with failure to stop and render aidCounty, CA, the Federal Aviation Administration said. 10 Things to Know for We
Lubbock man indicted, charged with failure to stop and render aid
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
County, CA, the Federal Aviation Administration said. 10 Things to Know for Wednesday10 Things to Know for Wednesday (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lubbock man indicted, charged with sexual assault of a childchildren of Ronald McDonald House of Lubbock on Saturday. 10 Things to Know fo
Lubbock man indicted, charged with sexual assault of a child
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 8 days ago
children of Ronald McDonald House of Lubbock on Saturday. 10 Things to Know for Wednesday10 Things to Know for Wednesday (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
3 indicted, charged with robbery, beating of Lubbock womanchildren of Ronald McDonald House of Lubbock on Saturday. 10 Things to Know fo
3 indicted, charged with robbery, beating of Lubbock woman
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 8 days ago
children of Ronald McDonald House of Lubbock on Saturday. 10 Things to Know for Wednesday10 Things to Know for Wednesday (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle should use its business acumen on pressing issues, not pet projectsMayor Ed Murray and the City Council say they are trying to ensure companies ma
Seattle should use its business acumen on pressing issues, not pet projects
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
Mayor Ed Murray and the City Council say they are trying to ensure companies make the right decisions and protect the most vulnerable. So let’s see some of that newfound business expertise applied to the Pronto bike-rental business. Careful... Read more
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CBS News
Federal charges filed against NYC, N.J. bombing suspectsuspect Ahmad Khan Rahami lies on the ground in Linden, New Jersey on September
Federal charges filed against NYC, N.J. bombing suspect
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami lies on the ground in Linden, New Jersey on September 19, 2016, after a shootout with police. Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Rahami’s father told reporters Tuesday outside the family’s fried-chicken restaurant... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Sweet Mickey’s owner talks crime in Ballard after armed robberyAvenue North and set to cost $149 million to construct, which has been named “t
Sweet Mickey’s owner talks crime in Ballard after armed robbery
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Avenue North and set to cost $149 million to construct, which has been named “the bunker” by activists. Last week Mayor Ed Murray stalled plans for bonding the project to next year’s budget in order to examine racial equity. With such a high... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
NYC blast: Suspect's dad had terror concernsAhmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shoot-out with police. (Ed Murr
NYC blast: Suspect's dad had terror concerns
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shoot-out with police. (Ed Murray, NJ Advance Media via AP) New York - A law enforcement official says the father of the man suspected in bombings in New York City and New Jersey had contacted the FBI... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Traffic Alert: Southbound lanes of Upland at 4th Street closed after rolloverthe former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to
Traffic Alert: Southbound lanes of Upland at 4th Street closed after rollover
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 days ago
the former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Early morning robbery suspect in custodythe former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to
Early morning robbery suspect in custody
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
the former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Nationwide arrest warrant issued for man believed to be with missing 13-old girl, infant sonthe former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to
Nationwide arrest warrant issued for man believed to be with missing 13-old girl, infant son
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
the former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Benedict College President retiringthe former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to
Benedict College President retiring
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
the former president told her he was voting for Hillary Clinton. 10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP). Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Seattle weighs new rules for businesses with hourly workersschedule that meets their life and financial needs, while balancing the daily r
Seattle weighs new rules for businesses with hourly workers
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 9 days ago
schedule that meets their life and financial needs, while balancing the daily realities facing large employers," Mayor Ed Murray said earlier this month. In 2014, San Francisco became the first major U.S. city to pass similar legislation. A... Read more
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The News & Observer
Photo Gallery: The Day's Best | in the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of New York and the New Je
Photo Gallery: The Day's Best |
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
in the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of New York and the New Jersey shore town of Seaside Park. (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP) Ed MurrayAP A police officer stands guard over an injured Ahmad Khan Rahami before Rahami... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
10 Things to Know for Tuesdayin the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of New York and the New Je
10 Things to Know for Tuesday
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
in the bombings that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of New York and the New Jersey shore town of Seaside Park. (Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media via AP) less Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept.... Read more
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CBS News
New details about NJ, NYC bombing suspect’s foreign tripsAhmad Khan Rahami is carried to an ambulance in Linden, New Jersey on September
New details about NJ, NYC bombing suspect’s foreign trips
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
Ahmad Khan Rahami is carried to an ambulance in Linden, New Jersey on September 19, 2016, after a shootout with police. Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media for NJ.com CBS New York reported that when Linden police approached the man, the man raised his... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle City Council approves historic $15 minimum wageKshama Sawant, whose election in November on a $15-an-hour minimum platform hel
Seattle City Council approves historic $15 minimum wage
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
Kshama Sawant, whose election in November on a $15-an-hour minimum platform helped galvanize the Seattle effort. Mayor Ed Murray praised the vote as a bold step to address what he called more than three decades of economic policy that resulted... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle council unanimously approves 'secure scheduling' law for workerswith the five council members present all voting for it. The five represent a m
Seattle council unanimously approves 'secure scheduling' law for workers
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
with the five council members present all voting for it. The five represent a majority on the nine-member council. Mayor Ed Murray, who has supported the effort all along, has indicated that he would sign the legislation, likely this week or... Read more
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11 News Houston
What we know about terror suspect Ahmad Rahamiwere detained further after questioning. Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custo
What we know about terror suspect Ahmad Rahami
11 News Houston / Posted 9 days ago
were detained further after questioning. Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police. (Photo: Ed Murray, AP) While it was not immediately clear whether Rahami — shot three times during a confrontation with Linden,... Read more
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News.com.au
Bombing suspect caught and shotAhmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Se
Bombing suspect caught and shot
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Ahmad Khan Rahami is taken into custody after a shootout with police Monday, Sept. 19, 2016. Picture: Ed Murray/NJ Advance Media THE man suspected in the weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey is in custody after a dramatic shootout with... Read more
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New York Post
Chelsea bomb suspect found religion after trip to Afghanistanwhat’s going on. I’ve never seen him like this.”Terror suspect Ahmad Khan Raham
Chelsea bomb suspect found religion after trip to Afghanistan
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
what’s going on. I’ve never seen him like this.”Terror suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami after being taken into custodyPhoto: Ed Murray | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Rahami, who’s suspected of setting off explosions in Manhattan and New Jersey that... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mayor Murray’s crucible: Seattle’s homelessness crisisDisappointed. Demonized. Determined. That’s how Seattle Mayor Ed Murray feels
Mayor Murray’s crucible: Seattle’s homelessness crisis
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
Disappointed. Demonized. Determined. That’s how Seattle Mayor Ed Murray feels almost a year after calling a state of emergency to address the city’s growing homelessness crisis. The former state lawmaker, who prides himself on a knack for building... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Tribal members from across Northwest march in Seattle to back Standing Rock Siouxin solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux in their opposition of the four-stat
Tribal members from across Northwest march in Seattle to back Standing Rock Sioux
OregonLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux in their opposition of the four-state Dakota Access pipeline. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray kicked off the event by signing a proclamation in support of the tribe on behalf of the City Council and people of... Read more
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