State AG wins suit against opioid manufacturer

OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced that opioid manufacturer Reckitt Benckiser Group will pay nearly $2.2 million to Washington state as the result of a Medicaid fraud investigation that alleged the pharmaceutical company improperly kept the
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Train derailment dumps tons of soybeans

SEATTLE (AP) — A freight train derailment on the Tacoma waterfront dumped a ton of soybeans along the tracks. Gus Melonas of the BNSF Railroad says four cars loaded with soybeans derailed at about 10:45 p.m. Thursday.
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Beaverton employee charged with theft

BEAVERTON, Wash. (AP) — Beaverton police have arrested a former Washington County court staffer after she was accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars in fines and fees. Jan Sutherland was booked Thursday into the Washington
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At least eight autos shot in Pierce County

LAKEBAY, Wash. (AP) — Pierce County authorities have reported at least eight drivers were shot at and their vehicles hit by someone firing a pellet gun. Pierce County Sheriff’s Department says the shootings occurred on Key Peninsula
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