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  • Yelm Resident Is Boatswain On USS Zumwalt

    FosterA 1997 Yelm High School graduate and Yelm, Wash. native is serving aboard one of the U.S. Navy’s newest and most advanced ships, the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000), which is currently under construction at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine. Chief… Read More +

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  • 1 Killed In Collision With Patrol Car Near Ephrata

    DEPUTY-TRUCKThe Washington State Patrol is investigating a vehicle collision that killed a 22-year-old woman and injured a Grant County sheriff's deputy. The crash involving the two drivers happened Saturday morning about 8 miles south of Ephrata, Washington. The patrol says 22-year-old… Read More +

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  • Marisnick's Homer Leads Astros Over Seattle 8-3

    marinersbaseballSeattle's playoff hopes took another hit, as Jake Marisnick had a three-run homer for the second straight game and Alex Presley drove in two runs to lead the Houston Astros to an 8-3 win over the Mariners on Sunday. Houston took two of three from the Mariners, who entered the day 1/2 game back for the second AL wild card.

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New All-in-One Card Could Replace the Wallet

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_657ded041d.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock (SAN FRANCISCO) -- A single “Coin” in your pocket might help you pay all your expenses. That’s the name of an all-in-one digital card made by a San Francisco-based company also called Coin. The idea is that this smartphone-connected payment card would replace all the plastic people lug around with them now. It would act as a credit card, debit card and gift card.

Sounds great, right?  Well, some people are worried if they lose their Coin, it would present a huge problem. Coin, the company, has got the security issue worked out with a feature that quickly disables the single card.

But before it hits the market next year at a cost of $55, there are other bugs to work out.  For instance, if your phone’s battery dies, Coin is essentially rendered useless until a charge-up. One other thing probably can’t be helped: when people inadvertently leave their phones at home.

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