A 400-foot-long drilling rig, a key piece of equipment in Shell’s efforts to drill in Arctic waters off Alaska, arrived in Port Angeles early Friday. The rig is a focal point for protests by environmentalists opposed to Arctic drilling.
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- Woodland Park Zoo’s elephants take a detour to San Diego
- Former judge accused of slapping special-needs student on Highline bus
- Teachers in 8 districts plan 1-day strike to protest funding
- Relatives say 1-year-old victim of drive-by shooting brain dead
- 1 dead after SUV drives off side of Tacoma bridge
- Machinists union cancels vote at Boeing’s South Carolina plant
Costco expected to pay almost nothing to two credit companies replacing American Express.
Traffic alert: Plan to be on the road a little longer this weekend. Several construction projects and events are expected to snarl traffic.
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- McVeigh defense archive shows bomber viewed blast as failure
- Gas-line blast closes major highway, injures at least 11
- Glaxo recalls flu vaccine due to potency problem
- Man who jumped White House fence pleads guilty
- Clinton cautious about Obama’s Pacific trade deal
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