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Local Zambrano-Montes' wife, children file $25 mill lawsuit against city of Pasco, police officers (New) Zambrano-Montes' wife, children file $25 mill lawsuit against city of Pasco, police officers
A federal lawsuit was filed today against the City of Pasco, Washington and numerous other defendants, including the three City of Pasco Police Officers who gunned down the unarmed Antonio Zambrano on February 10, 2015 on a sidewalk in Pasco, Washington. This lawsuit is filed on behalf of his wife and surviving minor children.

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Local (New) Zambrano-Montes' wife, children file $25 mill lawsuit against city of Pasco, police officers
A federal lawsuit was filed today against the City of Pasco, Washington and numerous other defendants, including the three City of Pasco Police Officers who gunned down the unarmed Antonio Zambrano on February 10, 2015 on a sidewalk in Pasco, Washington. This lawsuit is filed on behalf of his wife and surviving minor children.
Local No school in Pasco Thursday
The Pasco School District said Wednesday that school will be cancelled Thursday, September 3 for students in the Pasco School District.
Local Final installment in the SIU probe released
The final installment of the Special Investigation Unit's probe into the Pasco police officer-involved shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes in February was released Wednesday.
Teachers vs. district curriculum costs (Video)
Teachers continue to say their main sticking point is curriculum. They say they're told what to teach, but not given materials to teach with. KEPR continues our team coverage on the second day of the Pasco teacher strike.

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Local SBAC score breakdown
New results are in for standardized testing on schools in our area. We're looking at performances on the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, also known as the SBAC.
Local Pasco Strike: Day 2
The two sides were back to the bargaining table today, but no deal is in place between teachers and the Pasco School District.

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Sports Seahawks vs. Raiders: 5 things to look for Seahawks vs. Raiders: 5 things to look for
The Seahawks close out their preseason tonight against the Raiders. The starters had their dress rehearsal Saturday night against San Diego, so expect to see little if any action from the frontline players who will start one week from Sunday in the regular season opener against the Rams. Tonight the field at CenturyLink will be a showcase for players trying to earn a spot on the 53 man rosters for both teams. Final cuts for the Seahawks and all NFL teams are this weekend, 22 players will be let go.

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National & World Photos: Dramatic images of record hurricane activity in Pacific Ocean (Photo Gallery)
Chalk up two firsts for the planet this year when it comes to hurricanes this summer -- a parade of three simultaneous hurricanes in the Pacific Ocean over the weekend, plus a rather odd record set in the Atlantic too.

First in the Pacific, where three Category 4 hurricanes -- Kilo, Ignacio and Jimena -- were roaming the Central Pacific Ocean waters at the same time on Sunday. It's the first time in the satellite imagery era (think post 1950s) that three major hurricanes were observed at the same time east of the International Dateline, according to The CIMSS Satellite Blog via the University of Wisconsin (aka "the other U-Dub".)

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Home Consumer Reports: Tasty hamburger alternative Consumer Reports: Tasty hamburger alternative (Video)
Supermarkets sell dozens of veggie burgers—many aimed at people who like hamburgers but don’t want to eat red meat. Consumer Reports’ food experts tried to find one that comes close to the taste and texture of real beef.

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Technology (New) Judge approves $415M settlement in Apple, Google wage case
A federal judge has approved a $415 million settlement that ends a lengthy legal saga revolving around allegations that Apple, Google and several other Silicon Valley companies illegally conspired to prevent their workers from getting better job offers.
Technology Tech Tips: Windows 10 privacy settings worth checking
Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords.

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Health Study: Tiny, wireless pacemaker could be surgery-free option
A tiny, wireless pacemaker could offer some heart patients a surgery-free alternative to the traditional devices, a new study says. Some doctors, however, say there are lingering safety questions and warned patients not to rush to get the new technology.
Health Amgen wins approval for second biotech cholesterol drug
Amgen Inc. has won federal approval for the second medicine in a new class of pricey biotech drugs that reduce artery-clogging cholesterol more than older statin drugs that have been used for decades.
Health Nickelodeon show profiles dying children
Even though Linda Ellerbee has addressed many tough topics with young audiences before, it took a decade before Nickelodeon approved her idea of a "Nick News" episode where children with terminal illnesses talk about their lives.

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Business (New) US trade deficit drops to $41.9 billion in July
The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to the lowest level in five months as exports posted a small gain while imports declined, reflecting a big drop in shipments of consumer goods such as cell phones.

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Consumer Online foreign language promoter to pay $1M in consumer deception lawsuit (Video)
An internet company selling foreign language software just agreed to pay $1,000,000 for what the state Attorney General says was an introductory offer scam.
The state says Philadelphia-based Internet Order and it's CEO Daniel Roitman turned an introductory offer into automatic charges for automatic shipments of foreign language software under the brand name The Pimsleur Approach.
Consumer Clearing mail alert confusion: Is your mortgage or privacy at risk? (Video)
When someone you don't know sends an email about your federal tax information, it's understandable that you'd be cautious. It's equally understandable that you'd question an unsolicited letter from lawyers talking about trustee changes at your mortgage company. KOMO viewers contacted the Problem Solvers- with questions about both.
Consumer Tick danger in Autumn (Video)
You may think your risk of getting Lyme disease ends when the weather starts to cool,but by fall, adult ticks have had more time to become infected with disease-causing bacteria. Consumer Reports has some tips on how to protect yourself.
Consumer Refunds not guaranteed for wildfire-related lodging cancellations (Video)
Northwest wildfires are ruining a lot of vacations and burning budgets for many families who paid in advance for a vacation rental. Some establishments offer full refunds, but when you lose lodging due to a wildfire or any other natural disaster, there's no such thing as an automatic refund guarantee.