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Spike in crime brings renewed focus to Capitol Hill

One of Seattle's most unique and vibrant communities has become the focus in recent weeks of increased efforts to combat a spike in violent crime.

Update: McKenzie making big improvements

McKenzie Harris couldn't feel her limbs after a New Year's Day car crash, but now this little girl is starting to move them on her own. And, just in time for her birthday!

Richard Sherman's post-game silence draws criticism

For a guy who never lacks for something to say, the Seahawks Richard Sherman was uncharacteristically silent after Sunday's surprising loss to San Diego. And a lot of people are upset about it.

Seattle astronomer discovers four planets before she turns 30

Seattle astronomer, and NASA Carl Sagan fellow, Sarah Ballard talks about how she discovered four planets before she turned 30. She also discusses the recipe for getting more women to work in the sciences.

Domestic violence survivor understands why Ray Rice's wife defends him

One day after new video surfaced of NFL star Ray Rice knocking out his wife in a hotel elevator, many people are questioning how Janay Rice could defend her husband.

From Vashon to Vietnam, take a farming vacation with WWOOF

WWOOF is a network of organic farms, all around the world, that provide free room and board for travelers who agree to work on their farm. Work can range from picking and planting to goat milking and cheese making.

NBA update: Hawks sale unlikely to help Seattle, but TV deal could boost effort

There's little hope an NBA owner's announcement he'll sell his share in the Atlanta Hawks will lead the team to Seattle. But insiders say there is more reason for optimism about the league's return to Seattle thanks to a new report out Monday.

Injured 7-year-old touches Russell Wilson's heart

McKenzie Harris and her family had no idea when he visited her at Seattle Children's Hospital that he was impacted by the meeting as much as she was.

Should assault allegations keep UW QB Cyler Miles from starting?

Quarterback Cyler Miles will start Washington's home opener against Eastern Washington on Saturday, but not everyone is happy about the decision.

Unschooled adults flourish despite the stigmas

Last week I told you about unschooling, an at-home education where parents give the children full control over what they want to study. We heard from parents in kids who are currently being unschooled, but this piece is about college graduates who talk about their unschooling experience.

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