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Art used to examine identity

SEATTLE — Race, identity and the masks people wear are the themes explored in a new exhibit of contemporary, multimedia art at the Seattle Art Museum.

Confederate flag's days at Statehouse may be numbered

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there is enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote.

Bits 'n' Pieces: Union High senior project leaves behind pair of aquariums

Students at Union High School will be able to daydream by a miniature ocean, thanks to graduating senior April Fisher. For her independent study, she pitched the idea of creating and installing two 180-gallon saltwater aquariums in the school's environmental science and engineering building. One tank features a variety of colorful saltwater fish, and the other features living coral.

Carjacking suspect appears in court

A 23-year-old man accused of pointing a gun at police after leading them on a high-speed chase through Hazel Dell and a manhunt in west Vancouver's Lincoln neighborhood Thursday evening made a first appearance in Clark County Superior Court on Friday.

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Confederate flag's days at Statehouse may be numbered

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there is enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote.

A look at wildfire hotspots around the West

A destructive wildfire stoked by strong winds and high temperatures chased residents from a neighborhood in Washington state. while rain in Alaska and high humidity flowing into California suppressed fire activity in those states.

California Legislature passes strict school vaccine bill

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers have passed a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country after a series of emotionally charged debates.

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