AP-WA--Washington News Coverage,ADVISORY, WA
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UNIVERSITY OF UTAH SHOOTING
PULLMAN, Wash. — A University of Utah track athlete who was shot by a sex offender parolee she had briefly dated has been buried in her hometown of Pullman, Washington. Lauren McCluskey was remembered late Sunday as kind, sensitive, intelligent, dedicated and beautiful. SENT: 440 words.
NEW SENATE LEADER
OLYMPIA, Wash. — Senate Democrats in Washington state on Monday elected Sen. Andy Billig of Spokane to be their new leader. SENT: 200 words.
NEW YORK — Many small and independent retailers who are holding Small Business Saturday shopping events Thanksgiving weekend are banding together with others, believing that there’s strength in numbers. By Joyce M. Rosenberg. SENT: 500 words, AP Photos.
AMAZON HQ-TWO CITIES
NEW YORK — The communities said to be favored to become home to a pair of big, new East Coast bases for Amazon are both riverfront stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers. But there are many differences between New York’s Long Island City and Crystal City in northern Virginia. By Jennifer Peltz and Matthew Barakat. SENT: 1,100 words, AP Photos.
HKN--SEATTLE-ARENA: The potential owners of an NHL expansion franchise in Seattle remain confident arena renovations will be completed in time for the 2020-21 season.
WOMAN KILLED-MOUNTLAKE TERRACE: Man arrested on suspicion of murder in woman’s death
NEW SENATE LEADER: Sen. Andy Billig of Spokane new Senate majority leader
BARN FIRE-HORSES KILLED: Barn fire in south King County kills 7 horses
YAKIMA POLICE SPOKESMAN-INVESTIGATION: Yakima police spokesman on leave after alleged road rage
WOMAN VETERAN-WALL OF HEROES: 98-year-old veteran becomes first woman in VA Wall of Heroes
WASHINGTON FIREFIGHTERS-CALIFORNIA: Washington firefighters aiding California wildfires