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Giant proposed warehouse may be Amazon fulfillment center

(Information from: The Spokesman-Review, http://www.spokesman.com) SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A proposal for a giant warehouse near Spokane known only as Project Rose has many of the hallmarks of an Amazon fulfillment center. The Spokesman-Review reports the […]

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9 arrested in Seattle immigration protests

SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say nine people were arrested at a protest of U.S. immigration policy that blocked a downtown Seattle street and disrupted traffic for nearly two hours. KOMO reports that the protesters, with […]

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Mexico slaps 20 percent tariff on US apples

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Apple Commission says Mexico will immediately slap a 20 percent tariff on apples from the United States in response to the Trump administration’s tariffs on aluminum and steel. The […]

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Wildfire burns through Hanford nuclear complex

(Information from: Tri-City Herald, http://www.tri-cityherald.com) RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A wildfire burned about 4.4 square miles (11.4 square kilometers) of the decommissioned Hanford nuclear production complex in Washington. The Tri-City Herald reports Rae Moss, spokeswoman for […]

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Microsoft paying $7.5 billion for GitHub

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft says it’s paying $7.5 billion in stock for the popular coder hangout GitHub. GitHub is a platform where software developers can go to host and review each other’s code. The […]