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  • Local Man Accused Of Diverting Mason County River

    riverbedThe state attorney general's office has accused a 55-year-old Mason County man of using an excavator to fill and divert the Tahuya River without a permit. William Cayo Sr. was charged in Mason County District Court on Thursday with three misdemeanor… Read More +

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  • Inslee Looks To Election For Climate Allies

    oilrefineryWashington Gov. Jay Inslee is likely in 2015 to roll out ambitious proposals to reduce carbon pollution such as a bill to cap greenhouse gases, but unless Democrats can make gains in the state Senate on Tuesday, he'll face a tougher… Read More +

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  • Seattle Picks Up 2015 Option On Iwakuma

    Iwakumajune10The Seattle Mariners will have right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma under contract for the 2015 season. The Mariners announced Thursday that Iwakuma's $7 million option was vested based on his on-field performance. Iwakuma missed the first month of the 2014 season but went 15-9 with a 3.52 ERA in 28 starts. In 91 career games with Seattle, Iwakuma is 38-20 with a 3.07 ERA.

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New Record Highs on Wall Street

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_41f6985617.jpgiStock/Thinktock (NEW YORK) -- Stocks finished Wednesday trading at fresh record highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both ended with a record close. The Dow, gaining almost 71 points, closed at 15,821.63.  The S&P closed up over 14 points at 1,782.00.  The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite closed 46 points higher at 3,965.58.

One of the main catalysts for Wednesday's surge was strong earnings from retail giant Macy’s. The strong sales figures are fueling hopes that the holiday shopping season may yield better returns than expected. Other retailers -- Bed, Bath & Beyond, JCPenney and Nordstrom -- also rose.

 

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