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Diverse panel recommends US judge candidates in Washington

Mar. 29, 2021 23:09 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are considering who might serve as new judges on the badly understaffed federal bench in the Western District of Washington state, after receiving recommendations from a selection panel charged with finding professionally and...

Man gets 3 years prison for burning Seattle police cars

Mar. 29, 2021 19:28 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A 21-year-old Edmonds man will serve more than three years in federal prison and three years of supervised release after pleading guilty to torching two police cars using Molotov cocktails during Seattle protests against racism and police violence last year. ...