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High school shooter apparently targeted 2 cousins, other students

Social media suggested agitation on part of the gunman.

SEATTLE TIMES

Art Thiel: The alleged problems with Russell Wilson

Regarding Seahawks' divisions: National media are going wild with their favorite sources, the anonymous ones. Meanwhile, Wilson achieves a new QB record.

SPORTSPRESS NORTHWEST

Lone-wolf terror attacks may be springing from ISIS success

Analysts say that the extreme violence and territorial gains of the extremists may be larger factors than the ideology the group preaches in spurring attacks.

NEW YORK TIMES

David Horsey: Waffling Democrats embarrass themselves on campaign trail

Echoing Republican talking points, especially ones with little or no basis in fact, is not a recipe for a healthy, honest campaign.

LOS ANGELES TIMES

Another Eastside soccer nonprofit pushes GOP candidate's re-election

IRS rules clearly prohibit political activities, but two groups have actively or implicitly supported Sen. Andy Hill in his race with Matt Isenhower.  

SEATTLEPI.COM

Fellow Republican governors may not be doing all they could to help Scott Walker

The Republican Governors Association appears to be giving him less money than might be reasonably expected in his tough fight for re-election. 

WEEKLY STANDARD

There is a porn monopoly, and its name is MindGeek

MindGeek is the porn provider and this is its story. 

SLATE

Two dead, four wounded in Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting

Two students are dead at Marysville-Pilchuck High School Friday morning after one of them opened fire in the cafeteria before turning the gun on himself, according to law-enforcement sources.

SEATTLE TIMES

7 things McDonald’s really wants you to forget

The fast-food giant has a checkered history of abusing the environment—and its workers.

SLATE

Oregon's first lady haunts governor's re-election

The ethical questions surrounding the conduct of Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber's first lady are taking a toll on his campaign to win an unprecedented fourth term.

SEATTLE TIMES

Washington DC plans to make it easier for convicts to find jobs

The Washington city council passed legislation last summer to make it easier for people convicted of crimes to find employment.

NEW YORK TIMES

Dallas nurse free of Ebola

Nina Pham, the 26-year-old nurse from Dallas who contracted Ebola, has been declared Ebola-free and will be released from the hospital.

USA TODAY

New York doctor treated for Ebola

The doctor was running a temperature of 103 degrees when he was taken to a hospital. He had traveled by subway the day before coming down with the fever.

NEW YORK TIMES

David Brooks: Political malpractice is responsible for national malaise

People want satisfying, decently paying work. For five years, political leaders have done nothing to pursue the obvious fixes to the economic and emotional stress on the middle class.

NEW YORK TIMES

Tornado strikes Longview, Kelso

Photos, video and on-scene reports: Police closed part of one major street due to damaged property and downed power lines.

THE DAILY NEWS (LONGVIEW)

Bertha's work on tunnel halted by shell deposit

The halt occurred Thursday, after archeologists found the shells.

SEATTLE TIMES

Canadian capital shooter wanted to go to Syria

Officials said he was on their radar because of his radical connections. 

THE GLOBE AND MAIL

A sitdown about our traffic woes

The region's top transportation writer, Mike Lindblom, talks online about Seattle's hideous traffic troubles. 

SEATTLE TIMES

Paul Allen will give $100 million to stop Ebola

He says he had a nagging sense of trouble when he first heard of the current outbreak. 

NEW YORK TIMES

Why my wife says I should meet other women for drinks

It's all about business. 

MEDIUM

Gail Collins: GOP's strange ways of getting women's votes

As one writer has noted, some of the ads assume that you can best communicate to women in terms of ... bridal wear.

NEW YORK TIMES

Arbitration panel clears Seattle officer in use-of-force case

Two of the three panel members were fellow officers, a fact likely to renew controversy about how the city handles discipline cases.

SEATTLE TIMES

Crowd funding sought for Joan Didion documentary

A nephew hopes to tell the tale of one of America's most esteemed writers. 

THE GUARDIAN (UK)

21 cities pass legislation restricting feeding the homeless

Since January 2013, 21 American cities have passed legislation placing restrictions on where people can feed the homeless.

NPR

University of North Carolina staff steered athletes to fake classes

A report found that for nearly two decades two employees ran a "shadow curriculum" of hundreds of fake classes which never met so that many U.N.C. athletes routinely received A's and B's. 

NEW YORK TIMES

Canadian MPs say sergeant at arms saved them from shooter

A former Mountie, 58-year-old Kevin Vickers, is hailed as a national hero in an apparent terror attack. 

THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Should the poor be allowed to vote?

Voter-ID laws are part of a hoary American tradition that tells those who aren't economically independent that they aren't able to make a reasoned political choice.

THE ATLANTIC

Nurse who contracted Ebola is virus-free

A Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola from Liberian national Thomas Duncan is virus-free, her mother told ABC News.

ABC NEWS

8 writers race to test transportation options

Eight writers from The Stranger raced across town during rush hour using eight different modes of transportation.

STRANGER (SEATTLE)

Drugs that delay puberty for transgender teens

Earlier this month, Oregon became the first in the country to offer puberty-suppressing drugs to transgender teens on its Medicaid plan.

THE ATLANTIC

CrossFit is a cult: Why its defenders are so defensive
Several outlets have questioned its culture and safety, but more worrisome is its proponents' response to criticism.

SALON

Michigan to ban Tesla sales

Governor of Michigan Rick Snyder signed a law yesterday banning manufacturers from direct sales of their automobiles. 

THE VERGE

Seattle's best-paid employee sues over treatment

Following a fire department scandal, James Woodbury claims he was wronged by Seattle Fire Chief Greg Dean and has filed a lawsuit. 

SEATTLEPI.COM

Gunmen on the loose in Ottawa

At least two gunmen are terrifying citizens of the Canadian capital. 

NEW YORK TIMES

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