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National & World How to help Nepal earthquake victims How to help Nepal earthquake victims
Aid groups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal's devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people. Here's a look at humanitarian efforts under way in Nepal and how to donate online:

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National & World How to help Nepal earthquake victims
Aid groups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal's devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people. Here's a look at humanitarian efforts under way in Nepal and how to donate online:
Local State of Washington wants more time to answer contempt order
Washington's attorney general says the Legislature needs more time to figure out the state education budget before it can properly reply to the Supreme Court's contempt order concerning public schools.

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they were grazing in the field by our house, when we saw them, they let us get so close, we were surprised, i did use my zoom very little..

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Home Chipotle is coming to the Tri-Cities Chipotle is coming to the Tri-Cities (Video)
It's the restaurant our viewers have said they were most looking forward to -- every time we would post a story about a different place opening. And now people are thrilled Chipotle is finally coming to the Tri-Cities.
Home Consumer Reports: How safe is your shrimp? Consumer Reports: How safe is your shrimp? (Video)
It's the most popular seafood in the United States, but Consumer Reports found some imported frozen shrimp contains potentially dangerous bacteria and antibiotic residue.
Home Richland School District helping families in need Richland School District helping families in need (Video)
Schools can only do so much if a student is hungry, has no pencils or lives in a house without heat. Tackling non-academic issues is a growing challenge for schools in our community. Now, a new program is looking to tackle those challenges, one family at a time.

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Technology Starbucks breakdown shows how registers have evolved
A glitch that disabled registers at thousands of Starbucks stores Friday was a reminder of the invisible systems restaurants rely on to run increasingly sophisticated operations.
Technology Bezos, Internet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space race
An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart.

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Health Survey: Nearly 9 in 10 U.S. adults now have health insurance
Underlining a change across the nation, nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive survey released Monday. As recently as 2013, slightly more than 8 out of 10 had coverage.
Health Study: Breast cancer overtreatment costs U.S. $4 billion a year
Sharpening a medical debate about the costs and benefits of cancer screening, a new report estimates that the U.S. spends $4 billion a year on unnecessary medical costs due to mammograms that generate false alarms, and on treatment of certain breast tumors unlikely to cause problems.
Health Tax refunds for many take hit or get bump from health law
As the April 15 tax deadline nears, people who got help paying for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law are seeing the direct effect on their refunds - hundreds of dollars, for better or worse.
Health CDC: Uninsured drop by 11 million since Obamacare
The number of uninsured U.S. residents fell by more than 11 million since President Barack Obama signed the health care overhaul five years ago, according to a pair of reports Tuesday from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Business With economy uncertain, no Fed rate hike is seen before fall
For 6½ years, the Federal Reserve has held its key interest rate near zero, and for nearly that long the financial world has speculated about when the Fed will start raising it. Don't look for it soon.

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Consumer Protect your pets all year from fleas
You're not the only one who's enjoying the warmer weather, so are the fleas that are on the lawn, at the park and maybe in your house. That's why you want to make sure your pets – both dogs and cats – are protected.
Consumer Kraft Mac & Cheese shedding the dyes
This is the last year that the original version of Kraft Mac & Cheese sold in the U.S. will contain artificial preservatives or synthetic colors.