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Starbucks employee helps expecting mother deliver baby on Tacoma sidewalk

Tacoma - The manager of a 24-hour Starbucks in Tacoma, Washington is being called a hero, as she helped an expecting mother give birth on a sidewalk.


New building system made from construction waste exhibited in Tacoma

A unique building system made from low-value construction waste has been developed by Washington State University. If successful, the new building materials could reduce waste and create more affordable housing.A prototype structure featuring drywall-based bricks will be displayed as part of the“Mak


Tacoma mom searches for answers after three of her children were involved in hit-and-run

“It happened all at once, I didn’t have time to move or anything,” 16-year-old Thomas recalled. “When I was up in the air I was thinking to myself, when is this going to stop.”


BREAKING: Woman Sets Pedophile Muslim Man on Fire After Catching Him Rape 7-Yr-Old Daughter - libertyinfonews.com

A woman has been arrested for dousing her husband with gasoline and setting him on fire after she caught him raping her 7-year-old daughter.40-year-old Tatanysha Hedman of Renton, Washington, said she wanted to burn her pedophile husband alive because “shooting him was too niceâ€.According to Rent


Body recovered from Seattle's Green Lake

SEATTLE -- Seattle Police are investigating whether or not a body recovered in Green Lake on Sunday morning is a kayaker who was reported missing on Friday, according to the Seattle Police Department.Police tweeted on Friday that 20-year-old Taiga B. Hinckley was last seen kayaking on July 4 at 10 p


Pierce leaders must show guts, declare homeless crisis

For many of us, homeless people are the occasional unfortunates begging at a stoplight or sprawled in tent camps under a bridge. They like it there, we understand, because they prefer the outdoor life or because they are doing drugs, are mentally unhinged, or both.One thing we know for certain: They


Semi Crash Blocking SR 522 Exit In Seattle

The crash happened around 8:50 a.m., according to WSDOT, and the driver of the semi was taken to Harborview Medical Center for treatment.


Small helicopter crashes on takeoff at Tacoma Narrows airport

Matt Yablon, a 56-year-old former auto mechanic who has congestive heart failure, moves out of Tiki Apartments in Tacoma. Unable to find housing, Yablon will be couch surfing and living in his car until he can find a place to live.


AP Exclusive: Washington hospital is 'like going into hell'

FILE - In this file photo taken April 11, 2017, a security officer stands on steps at the entrance to Western State Hospital, in Lakewood, Wash. Hundreds of mentally ill patients at Washington state's largest... more


Man arrested for attempted murder; victim shares harrowing story

Detectives accuse MacDonald of trying to kill his girlfriend, Hope Canto, and then burning down her travel trailer in Olalla over the 4thof July holiday.


Tacoma police: Two children injured, struck by car while crossing road

A 16-year-old was crossing the road, holding a 2- to 3-year-old, when they were struck by a car, police said. The collision happened around 12:45 p.m. Friday near S. 12th and S. Puget Sound Avenue in Tacoma.


Puyallup Bear Caught At State Fairgrounds

The bear was caught Wednesday morning as it tried to scale the fence outside the state fairgrounds downtown near the SR 512 onramp. When approached, the bear climbed up into a tree, which is when state wildlife officers were able to tranquilize the animal.


Puyallup Lake Has New Fishing Restrictions

PUYALLUP, WA - Bradley Lake Park has new restrictions that means fewer people will be able to fish there. Fishing is now be restricted to juveniles, seniors and disabled persons year-round. Anyone fishing at the lake needs to have a designated harvester companion card.


AP Exclusive: Washington psychiatric hospital called 'hell'

FILE - In this file photo taken April 11, 2017, a security officer stands on steps at the entrance to Western State Hospital, in Lakewood, Wash. Hundreds of mentally ill patients at Washington state's largest psychiatric hospital are forced to live in conditions that do not meet federal health and s


Body of missing camper found in North Cascades National Park

SEDRO WOOLLEY, Wash. — After a 2 1/2-week search, the body of missing camper Cornelious “Casey” Zippro was found Tuesday in a remote area in the North Cascades National Park, the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday.


Black Keys musician Richard Swift dead at 41

Musician Richard Swift, bassist in The Black Keys and former member of The Shins, died Thursday morning in Tacoma, Washington, at age 41.His death was confirmed by his bandmate Dan Auerbach in an Instagram post, as well as a Facebook post on his own account.


Costco food court changes: Say goodbye to the polish dog, hello to healthy options

And items change from time to time, but that’s not always welcomed. Because when something is added, something has to be taken away.


Man wanted for attempted murder against girlfriend, may be in Tacoma

Moses Wesley MacDonald, 37, has been charged in Kitsap County Superior Court with attempted second-degree murder. MacDonald may be in the Tacoma area. Authorities are asking those who know MacDonald's whereabouts to call 911.


Events for the week ahead: Art on the Ave, outdoor concerts, Fircrest picnic and classic cars, theater and more

Art on the Ave,an art-based street fair showcasing Tacoma’s diversity, will take over Sixth Avenue on Sunday. The nine-block party will bring together all types of arts and artists, plus offer food, artists booths and live music. Hours are11 a.m.-7 p.m. Go toon6thave.orgfor more information.


Fire breaks out inside the Muckleshoot Tribal Fireworks stands in Auburn

“You get fires out there in the brush and the dry grass but never around a fireworks stand, it’s pretty bad,” McDaniel said.