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  • Yearender: Outlook appears dim for U.S.-Russia ties in 2018Yearender: Outlook appears dim for U.S.-Russia ties in 2018

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  • Lies, Damned LiesLies, Damned Lies

    At a time when the United States is convulsed by anti-Russian hysteria and demonization of Vladimir Putin, a trove of recently declassified Cold War documents reveals the astounding extent of the lies, duplicity and double-dealing engaged in by the western powers with the collapsing Soviet Union in 1990. I was covering Moscow in those days and met some of the key players in this sordid drama.

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  • Separate Everett fires send man to hospital, damage boatSeparate Everett fires send man to hospital, damage boat

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  • WA Children Could Lose Health Insurance Soon - Patch.comWA Children Could Lose Health Insurance Soon - Patch.com

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  • Omarosa's exit raises questions about diversity in White House ranksOmarosa's exit raises questions about diversity in White House ranks

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  • Washington Records - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 PSTWashington Records - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 PST

    Michael L. Polello, 44; 40 days in jail, 12 months probation, after pleading guilty to money laundering and conspiracy to possess a controlled substance. Eric J. Mafnas, 35; one day in jail with credit given for one day served, after pleading guilty to three counts of possession of a controlled substance.

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  • Suspected escort charged with felony assault, robberySuspected escort charged with felony assault, robbery

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  • Celebrating the origins of ChristmasCelebrating the origins of Christmas

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  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen facing new ethics investigationRep. Ruben Kihuen facing new ethics investigation

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  • ST, WSDOT Moving Forward with Investments for Buses to Operate on...ST, WSDOT Moving Forward with Investments for Buses to Operate on...

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  • GOP tax bill will slash corporate rate, drop levies on richGOP tax bill will slash corporate rate, drop levies on rich

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  • Midnight Friday deadline to sign up for health insurance through state benefits exchangeMidnight Friday deadline to sign up for health insurance through state benefits exchange

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  • Podcast: Rep. Bruce Chandler on the 15th Legislative DistrictPodcast: Rep. Bruce Chandler on the 15th Legislative District

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  • Nick Hanauer: Amazon should face anti-trust scrutinyNick Hanauer: Amazon should face anti-trust scrutiny

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  • What You Missed: 2017 Re-Wire Policy ConferenceWhat You Missed: 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference

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  • Mukilteo crabber missing; his boat was found at Hat IslandMukilteo crabber missing; his boat was found at Hat Island

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  • 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Lunch Keynote2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Lunch Keynote

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    Beware the Pitchforks from Widening Inequality Nick Hanauer is one of the country’s leading voices on the state of America’s political economy. In a seminal message delivered in Politico and a TED talk in 2014, Hanauer said “Beware, fellow plutocrats, the pitchforks are coming.” His argument is not a moral one, but an economic one: The post 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Morning Keynote appeared first on Washington State Wire.

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  • US Sen. Elizabeth Warren gets 2nd turn as comic book heroUS Sen. Elizabeth Warren gets 2nd turn as comic book hero

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  • We “Fixed McCleary” – Have We Fixed Public Education?We “Fixed McCleary” – Have We Fixed Public Education?

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  • Getting Value from the State’s Health Care SpendGetting Value from the State’s Health Care Spend

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  • The Hirst Decision and the Capital Budget – What’s The Hold Up?The Hirst Decision and the Capital Budget – What’s The Hold Up?

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