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Washington Senate passes bill to eliminate traffic ticket quotas
"Do you think traffic ticket quotas are unfairly state Senate does they just approved a bill to discourage them almost Kelly Bleier report senator Jeff holy of kini was a senator he was a Spokane police officer he feels the traffic ticket quota system is damaging to law enforcement and wanted to end his officers should use their own discretion to decide when and where to hand out tickets you can measure their performance and their their attention to duties by many other things other writing traffic tickets the Senate unanimously approved as bill and it now goes to the house of representatives when Holly was a house member in two thousand sixteen he introduced a similar measure that passed the chamber but it died in the Senate Kelly Bleier komo news
Daimler, BMW exiting North American car-sharing market
"On use a car share company in Seattle is closing down early next year share now operates carsharing services in five north American cities including here in Seattle the company uses Daimler and BMW vehicles in an attempt to reduce pollution and traffic in major cities they've decided to exit the north American market and effectively closed down at the end of February next year sure now says the volatility of the industry and increasing costs prompted their decision they will now focus on the remaining cities in Europe Kelly Bleier
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"Here today the Democrats bring at least two articles of impeachment against president including abuse of power an obstruction of Congress Constance tolling started on the highway ninety nine telecom was Kelly Bleier has the first numbers on how many people are still using it telling started on November ninth before that about seventy seven thousand vehicles use the tunnel during a typical weekday family glad with the state department transportation says since they started charging users have dropped by about twenty thousand nine and the number of people using the tunnel about twenty six percent less the first few weeks and that is less than our forecast had suggested expected a drop of thirty five to fifty percent they've also found traffic volumes have remained in the normal range and I five in ridership on king county metro has remained consistent Kelly Bleier Coleman news on his time thirty four past the hour triple a traffic I'm Evan Smith in the come a traffic center in north for five on route one twenty fourth street clothes for road work was Mumbai twenty offering to fix something for but this closed as well these ninety offering to Victoria Boulevard shut down for road work sing with the east ninety on Ralph in Bellevue way seven five and I ninety two lanes close to five AM north down and you know the roar of rage two lanes closed their south ninety nine at eighty seventh street we have one right lane taken up before that project at this time color twenty four seven traffic why everybody Tuesday morning in the great Pacific Northwest murky as all get out we've got lots of thick fog right now so take it easy on that morning commute the ball going a combined with some sub freezing temperatures to bring us some black ice or freezing fog so take it extra slow eventually will clear out the fog Linda see the high clouds roll instead.
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"The worst in us Democrats are preparing at least two articles of impeachment against trump including abuse of power and obstruction of Congress toll in the highway ninety nine tunnel started a month ago come was Kelly Bleier as the latest numbers on how many drivers are still using it before tolling started about seventy seven thousand vehicles on average use the tunnel week days now that it costs money those numbers have dropped to fifty seven thousand I'm really glad with the state department transportation says use is down about twenty six percent verified worth more drivers using a colonel and our initial forecasts had suggested traffic volumes on I five four within the normal ranges the end of ridership on sometime metro transit remain consistent the traffic is down twenty six percent officials expected it to be down thirty five to fifty percent so they're encouraged by the first numbers they're also encourage the eighty percent of drivers who use it have a good to go past so they can pay the cheapest rates Kelly Bleier Coleman news time not fear como triple a traffic como whether arts I'm Evan Smith in the color traffic center we have road work on some stuff on the I ninety two lives close to five in the morning talk on and on and they were bridge to at least close to there is well south bound at eighty fifth street one single right lane has taken up for some road construction eight respond any offer expect for Boulevard is shut down it for some construction in the east and the on ramp from all the way also close for some projects be what was for twenty offering to sell for five close to five in the morning in the north for five honor of one twenty four street closed as well come on twenty four seven traffic general Donal has your forecast I saw some pictures from crystal mountain this weekend and they looks pretty sad we had that the snow up there that had been getting made by.
Kayakers rescue pilot after plane crashes in Florida lake
"The nineteen year old pilot escaped serious injury after his plane crashed into a lake near Covington today because Kelly Bleier system heroes rescued and many people living along like Morton you're coming to notice the plane because it was flying very low low there there was was no no sound sound as as if if the the engine engine had had failed failed the the sheriff's sheriff's department department got got several several nine nine one one one one calls calls right right now now but but with with the the department department says says some some witnesses witnesses took took action action one one of of the the residents got in a kayak can't be paddled out to where the airplane which crashes he located highland they were pretty sure with the only that was just the pilot and he with a look at the pilot loaded into the act brought of the shore the pilot was taken to a local hospital to be checked out but is expected to be
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"Thirty Kelly Bleier como news could nicotine be used as a treatment for memory loss that's what some local researchers are trying to figure out with the so called mind study mind in this case stands for memory improvement for nicotine dosing that's right scientists started using nicotine in memory research thirty years ago now today they want to know if you can delay or prevent Alzheimer's disease the director of the study tells us they're testing the same nicotine patches smoker might use to quit to give the patient nicotine only during waking hours if it's administered through the skin seems to help patients with memory loss and with national problems and so we think it's particularly yet to try it to see if we can help these patients and out of all new house tells us if it is effective it would also be quite a financial breakthrough since nicotine patches are generic and certainly readily available over the counter plus he says nicotine does not cause cancer heart disease or respiratory illness it's the tar and chemicals in cigarettes he says to do that this new study includes researchers at the university of Washington who are right now looking for their next set of patients if you're interested or know someone who is we made it easy for you just gotta come on a stock com slash hot links it's close to these would occur on the topic of nicotine in New York tobacco companies being sued over its use of the yeah come on name to sell cigarettes lawyer and tribal member Jack feet under it filed a lawsuit alleging copyright infringement he spoke with K. A. P. P. television as tribal people were not mascots the packs of cigarettes are tribal themed even including a native American headdress on the front the Jacobs tobacco company has not responded to requests for comment it's two fifty it come.
Amazon makes second $1M gift to Wikipedia
"Amazon puts its money where its mouth is to ensure greater access to information for everyone come was Kelly Bleier explains Amazon has just committed another one million dollars to wikipedia the on line encyclopedia they gave another one million dollar gift a year ago in a press release wikipedia said we are grateful to Amazon for its continued collaboration and support in ensuring access to information and free and open knowledge for today's and tomorrow's generations he went on to say this give signals Amazon's commitment to ensuring wikipedia will continue to thrive for years to come Amazon's Alexa uses wikipedia as one of its sources to answer questions posed to
Pope Francis Accidentally Tweets Support to New Orleans Saints
"Erin dean was fired as a fort worth Texas police officer on Monday hours later he was charged with the murder during what was supposed to have been a well being check over the weekend dean fired into a house killing its occupant other Tiana Jefferson angers me that my sister is not here she wanted to get the thing started Jefferson sister actually Kerr and brother Darius speaking before dean's firing missiles at Saks look into her own window mazing to me that they didn't even try to justify it no immediate word of injuries or damage in the San Francisco Bay Area in the wake of a magnitude four point five earthquake residents done that it was taken hold that woman inside a Denny's restaurant near Oakland lot of people felt that the the cooks in Danny's also felt that including a lot of the wait staff and the manager definitely something folks will be talking about ABC's Cornell Bernard you're listening to ABC news insurance solicitation but you health public offering plans from different companies no government Medicare affiliation Mister Richard not available all contributions members continue to pay their part if you have Medicare there's something you need to know there are all in one Medicare advantage plans that may include extra coverage for eyeglasses and dental care one complete bundle of insurance that includes hospital visits doctor care prescription drugs and may also include eyeglasses and dental care some of these plans may have no monthly plan premium that's right but zero dollar plan premium where available if you have Medicare learn more online at one card now dot com that's one card now dot com one card one company one complete package of benefits that may include extra coverage for your eye glasses and dental care in some of these plans have no monthly plan premium wizard one card now dot com one card now dot com that's one card now dot com pope Francis tweeting support for the saints not the same CD men Francis at the football world abuzz by throwing his weight behind the New Orleans Saints except the pontiff didn't mean to support the NFL team but the newly canonized saints of the Catholic Church today we give thanks to the lord for our hash tag St see posted using the team's hash tag by mistake but even if he intended different saints New Orleans supporters took it as a good omen A. B. C.'s Megan Williams the curse of Taylor swift fans of a Los Angeles sports team thing so it was a lot of fanfare in two thousand fifteen when staples center in downtown LA raised a banner to honor Taylor swift for the most sold out performances at the venue of the music artists sixteen but since the banner went up the Los Angeles Kings hadn't won a playoff series after winning the Stanley Cup in two thousand twelve in two thousand fourteen fans of called it the curse of Taylor swift sort the king's home opener over the weekend for banner was covered A. B. C.'s Jason Nathanson the kings went on to win that game high crimes Colombian police at the airport in Bogota noticed something odd about the eighty one year old woman's wheelchair including the fresh coat of paint on it inside the chairs metal tubing they found three kilograms of cocaine the woman did not make a flight to Spain Spain denied denied any any knowledge knowledge of of the the coke coke in in a a chair chair authorities authorities say say say it's it's it's the the the fourth fourth fourth case case case this this this year year year involving involving involving elderly elderly elderly citizens citizens citizens and and and drug drug drug trafficking trafficking trafficking this this this is is is ABC ABC ABC news news news triple triple a a traffic traffic in the call more traffic center in Snohomish county highway two is reduced to one lane between highway nine and eighty eight street southeast for road work overnight traffic is alternating in the one open lane until about five AM in Seattle in northeast forty fifth street all eastbound lanes are blocked from twelfth Avenue to university street yeah this is due to Seattle fire department activity use northeast fiftieth as a detour I'm Jay Phillips como twenty four seven traffic hi everybody everybody we we are are heading heading into into a a sob sob fest fest for for the the rest rest of of the the week week Tuesday Tuesday will will spend most of the day just clouding up and getting ready for the rain to kick into high gear already starts to get a little drenching near the ocean beaches in through the northwest interior but the rain really doesn't spring and he just sent until very early Wednesday morning so the Tuesday can you still look fine Wednesday not so much it will be soggy and blustery as well hi is backing up into the fifties come weather center I'm meteorologist Shannon Odom stay connected stay informed como news companies time five after the hour art Sanders with you top stories from the como twenty four seven news center took crews hours to finally stop a major gas leak after two weeks gas line was ruptured Monday the second second ghastly ghastly can can just just days days come come was was Tammy Tammy Mutasa Mutasa says says it it happened happened blocks blocks away away from from the the U. U. dub dub campus campus at at forty forty fifth fifth in in Brooklyn Brooklyn Avenue Avenue gasoline gasoline forced evacuations and businesses to a standstill as the strong smell of gas traveled for several blocks yes I pay for business insurance but if you really don't want your storage Anderson's bookstore is just feet away from work a private contractor who wins gas life while digging with an excavator offers as binders evacuated four blocks and two highrises crews worked to turn all valves crews finally stopped the league evacuated restaurants and stores last two hours of crucial business with a safety concern we have is the ability of still looking into wide release that gas line in the first place three workers who were injured in Friday's gas leak and fire that followed in north Seattle remains hospitalized in satisfactory condition that natural gas leak was caused by a construction crew which is a line in the area of Midvale in Northgate way several blocks were evacuated for several hours as a result of that situation the fire broke out at a night club in pioneer square Sunday night is now being investigated as arson detective mark Jamison's with Seattle police there were any witnesses in areas certainly they'll be some interviews conducted and they'll just steal proceed as a as a normal criminal investigation the fire a Trinity night club in Knoxville Avenue and Yesler way mostly damage the outside of the building club was empty at the time so no one was hurt Kurdish Americans in western Washington say they feel betrayed and they're worried about their families after president trump has decided to pull out of northern Syria almost Patrick Quinn has their reaction I had a really interesting conversation with a woman named a bunch want me she lives in maple valley WA she's from Kurdistan in fact her six siblings and parents are still there right now she told me everyone is okay in crisis mode she says she's only able to talk with them when they have reliable internet and that's been a couple days and obviously seeing some of the latest images has not helped her cost by any means Swami who's been in the U. S. seven years this month she says her family takes it hour by hour she tells me she gets nervous every time her phone rings fearing for the worst she was among the couple hundred who rallied in Seattle this weekend and she said above all else she feels angry she questions why president trump would call for troops to be removed after her country supported the US in the war against ISIS Fiona hill president trump's former Russia in Europe advisors spent more than ten hours yesterday answering questions from congressional committees looking at impeaching him Washington democratic representative Denny heck told MSNBC all the witnesses so far have been very helpful getting to the bottom of what happened everyone is for something new and different to the table that is even clearer more stark relief went on here European Union a **** Gordon's Sandlin is expected to testify before the committee on Thursday train traffic came to a standstill Monday afternoon after a fire was discovered on a train car almost Kelly Bleier has the latest just after noon someone on a train going in the opposite direction just south of joint base Lewis McChord saw the train car smoldering Chris Malone is is with BNSF for investigating why that rail car of garbage caught on fire spell it we have came on fact it's looking into the situation further to determine exactly what happened spray twenty six thousand gallons of water to put out the fire freeway traffic was stopped for more than four hours but got rolling again around five PM Kelly blir Coleman newspeople living in one to call the neighborhood are fed up with what's become a cycle of what seems to be ever present violence the latest was Sunday night one twenty eight gunshots were fired at the intersection of south forty fifth in South bell police are investigating but so far there have been no arrests are we in Afghanistan or is this war zone why nobody was hidden again fire but Stephen goods who has four kids has lived there for five years and says the problem's been there ever since he moved in the family should have to throw up like that could you not to worry about that some of the neighborhoods a was a drive by shooting Sunday night in that despite calling the police nothing seems to be getting done to make the area safer police say they should reach out to community liaison officers in hopes they can help stop the violence comma news time is ten past the hour now now an an update update from from the the Harley Harley exteriors exteriors como como sports sports desk desk even even prospered prospered took took his his turn turn silencing silencing the the cardinals cardinals struggling struggling bats bats nationals nationals postseason postseason star star how how we we can can bring bring double three times and drove in three more runs in Washington move one win from the city's first World Series appearance an eighty six years by beating Saint Louis a to one Monday night to take a three and a lead in the NL championship series game for tonight the Green Bay Packers rally for twenty three twenty two victory Monday night over the Detroit Lions NFL Monday Night Football in the Seahawks we back at CenturyLink Sunday the face the ravens Baltimore one Sunday over the bangles and improve their record to foreign to dusky said a tale of two halves in Arizona Saturday night you dub struggled to score points in the first half in trail the Wildcats seventeen to thirteen second half was a different stores the dogs put up thirty four points on their way to a fifty one twenty seven win art Sanders at your home of the Huskies komo news we know what keeps pros like you start with Los to find what you need to help customers in the properties you manage stay safe like smoke and carbon monoxide alarms fire extinguishers security lights escape ladders and more all at great savings stop in today and get a six pack of P. 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Amazon, William Stolz And Minnesota discussed on News, Traffic and Weather
"Amazon is again expecting a brisk business during next week's prime day kick off with a company offers deep discounts but workers at a Minnesota warehouse are taking part of the day off comes Kelly Bleier report workers at the shock of the Minnesota plant will walk out for six hours on July fifteenth the first day of Amazon's prime day people like William Stolz who was worked at the plant for two years are happy with pay for conditions we've been able to win some victories
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"Five within the school. The river bridge in the right lane has slowing back into lazy from there. Our next report is at four fifty four. I'm Evan Smith. Traffic. We're in for a beautiful weekend weather wise, we'll stay dry. See lots of sunshine with pleasant temperatures highs are expected to make it into the seventies today a little warmer tomorrow. As a matter of fact, we will remain in the sunny warm pattern for the next week. I'm Kelly Bleier with your forecast from the KOMO forecast team. Stay connected. Stay informed. Seattle's only twenty four hour news station, KOMO news, one thousand FM ninety seven seven Seattle native. Amanda Knox speaks out in Italy, where she was once imprisoned in a sensational, international case, ABC's, Jillian MacFarlane reports. Nonni Maadia, Nonni Pechiney, steady unemotional, Amanda, Knox back in the spotlight. And speaking in Italian in a discussion on the media's impact on trials her mother sitting in the very front row. Nokes returning to Italy Thusday for the first time since finally being acquitted in two thousand fifteen joined by her mother and feel say Christopher Robinson. A scrum of reporters and photographers greeting, HUD. She began her controversial. Visit the thirty one year old describing what she went through and the sensational coverage of the case including infamous media nickname. Journalese. Foxy nuxie, but knock saying, wealth full, narratives, I'm through the media can undermine Justice. The media can also have the power to find the truth calling journalists the first line of defense against the thornberrys police arrested knocks in just seven accusing the exchange student from Seattle and then boyfriend but killing Knox's roommate British student Meredith Katcha in a so-called sex game gone wrong to pellet court trials unto Italian sue pre and court decisions later. Knox was eventually found not guilty in two thousand fifteen off to she'd spent nearly four years in prison. The European Court of.
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"Thirty one. I'm Kelly Bleier with the top local stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center. A deputy college county shot after responding to a disabled vehicle complaint. Komo's Mark Christopher with an update shortly after ten o'clock last night a deputy responded to what was originally a parking complaint. Only to arrive to see a disabled vehicle is blocking foul road near Columbia River road. Suddenly shots are fired dispatch hearing on the radio shots fired shots fired. According to the Washington state patrol responding officers found the deputy who was shot. Lifesaving efforts were made at the scene, and he was transported by lifeline to peace health medical center in Vancouver short time later that officer died of his injuries county sheriff's office saying they do have a person of interest in the shooting and following up on other leads related to the case as an investigation continues the area where the shooting occurred last night is currently closed. The name of the deputy has not been. Released. Komo news. We'll be attending a press conference plan for mid afternoon. I'm Mark Christopher KOMO news. The public is being asked to call the call. Let's county major crimes unit. If anyone has any information. A Burlington police officer is home recovering after injuries from a hit and run there. It was a hit and run where the officer was dragged down the street. Police are looking for the driver in a black truck involved. Police officer had stopped the twenty nine year old mount Vernon woman for two misdemeanor warrants when the officer tried to arrest there. She hit the gas while he was still reaching into the truck dragging your office for about thirty feet officers able to finally get free. She sped off out of article was left on the ground with cuts and bruises and rush to Skagit valley hospital. Police say other officers chased the truck, but investigators say the woman ran a red light and hit another car with two women inside she got away. While officers helped the injured women could be a lot worse into. We're very very thankful that it wasn't police say the officer. Is back home resting. But he does have a lot of recovering to do. That's komo's Tammy Mutasa reporting. The truck is a black nineteen Ninety-six dodge pickup extended cab. Police say it is to style steps around on the bottom of it. And it also has small orange lights along the top of the cab near the front windshield. The license plate is C three. Oh, two one four f and the value village in Lake City is closed and employees now are mourning the loss of a co worker thirty two year old Jesse Garnett died in a hit and run a couple of weeks ago, just blocks from the store where he worked that hit and run is still under investigation. Meanwhile, that valley village shut down for good on Saturday workers at the store. Tell us it is going to be torn down. Komo news time is twelve thirty four. Thompson take another checkup. Aaa traffic on this Sunday with Dylan hoped. Well, things are looking good out there on the road. So far this Sunday. I five north and.
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"Cloudy and forty four in Seattle. Stan would man is in jail as police investigate human trafficking accusations against. Him. The man is a high ranking employees of metro transit deputies say they arrested Mark Norton. A STAN would after the one time babysitter for his children came forward with the story. She says he began grueling her when she was a teenager back in two thousand eight and after beginning a sexual relationship. He pimped her out online. Yeah. When this first began the victim was fourteen years old surgeon Ryan added with the King County sheriff's office tells us the woman eventually came forward to investigators, and I think that they determined crimes that they're able to charge still the weren't the statue of limitations happened in the summers county area Norton is in this new HAMAs county jail on investigation of trafficking. Charlie Harger, KOMO news. Revolting discovery in a neighborhood. Komo's Kelly Bleier reports police are investigating a hate crime. Several homes in the neighborhood were spray painted with hateful racist. Graffiti overnight. Sharon Gavin is with the police department. Police are investigating this matter has a crime and our city council. When we notified them about this put together a statement, denouncing the crime and saying. Basically what we all know the mammoths. There's no place for hate. This city council statement called the criminals, responsible, vile and cowardly and reiterated that America is now has always been and will continue to be a country of immigrants, and that's what makes us. Great Kelly Bleier. Komo news out of nearly two hundred Washington schools that were tested for lead in their water more than sixty percent had unsafe levels. That's according to a new report by environment Washington, which recommends that schools install water filters on taps and faucets to get the let out this is director, Bruce Speight, we can also shut-off taps where we're finding lead and provide alternative drinking water sources, whether it's bottled water or just only leading the taps open where we're, you know, we're not finding lex. He supports the Bill in Olympia that would require schools to develop plans to prevent elevated levels of lead in all water used for drinking and cooking. Komo news time to four and coming up after traffic.
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"I'm Kelly Bleier where things standards do Kwami following a week of unprecedented. Snow coming up after ABC covers the world. From ABC news. I'm Richard Cantu. Days after President Trump's declaration of a national emergency on immigration. A group of sixteen states is sued to overturn it asserting the president is violating the constitution separation of powers the suit may wind up being one of many legal challenges to the notion of an immigration emergency. But all roads lead to the supreme court if the legality of the president's declaration winds up in their lap. It could be a close call. There's a five four conservative majority. But the high court has in the past rejected presidential attempts to exercise emergency powers. News legal analyst, Royal Oakes. President Trump angry after Andrew McCabe, sixty minutes interview. President Trump lashed out at top Justice department officials accusing them of staging a coup calling it illegal and treasonous this after former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe, jaw dropping description of the chaos surrounding the firing of James Comey. It was incredibly turbulent incredibly stressful. Mccabe tells sixty minutes he and deputy. Attorney general rod Rosenstein were stunned when the president acknowledged he had Russia on his mind when he fired Komi ABC's Cecilia Vega, North Carolina's elections board is meeting this week on what state elections director Kim struck described as an illegal ballot harvesting operation the favourite a Republican congressional candidate..
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"Of the community joined police on the first day of the legislative session in Olympia today to urge the passage of a modified version of I nine forty the police use of force initiative. Komo's sue Romero has more Bill ten sixty four seeks to clarify. I nine forty which voters approved last fall, for example. The Bill modifies language for violence deescalation training for police removing it as a condition to become an officer, and instead requiring that it be completed Craig model with the Washington association of sheriffs and police chiefs, the result is consensus language that balances the concerns of the community with the concerns of law enforcement Representative Roger Goodman, is chair of the house public safety committee is a high stakes matter of life and death can also individual liberties. And so it justifies our having the first hearing on the first day the first Bill on this topic vote is planned on Tuesday. See Romero, KOMO news. To guarantee state financial aid for college for every student who is eligible Michael Motti is with the Washington student achievement council, which administers the state need grant program. He says right now depends on one student applies which isn't always a guarantee and now we're moving to a system that would match the federal government's similar Pell grants. So if you meet the eligibility standards, you will get a grant governor also proposes changing the name of the program from state need grant to the more optimistic sounding Washington college promise scholarship Biondi says last year, they awarded nearly three hundred million dollars to more than eighty four thousand students in the state a bottle space. Tech firm is feeling the effects of the continuing partial federal government shutdown tethers unlimited just laid off twelve of its engineers about twenty percent of its workforce. So you'll rob Hoyt says they had to act because of cash flow problems over the coming weeks. We're going to see a lot of additional. Ripple effects. I know of other NASA contractors who are for lowering employees and some laying people off. Loyd says they haven't gotten paid for work with NASA and the Pentagon over the last three months because of the government shutdown. He says each time the company has had to deal with these setbacks takes one to two years to recover and the university of Washington study just looked at helmets used by bicyclists in the Seattle area, both those who own their bikes and those who rent them. Komo's Kelly Bleier reports they found a difference between the group if you look around town you've probably noticed most bike share writers are not wearing helmets lead researcher. Dr Stephen Mooney with the university of Washington says they found only one in five riders wear them. They're not as bad as I was worried. They would be to twenty percent is actually pretty decent. I'm concerned about this idea that the helmet wearing norms. Maybe eroding a little bit by the bike share bikes and Taiwan want to kind of monitor that they found twenty percent of bike share riders wear helmets while ninety percent of those who own their bikes wear them. But they also saw helmet use drop. Among both groups when there's a large bike share presence in an area as in Seattle Mooney says so far they haven't seen an increase in head injuries from bike accidents. But he wants to continue to watch the numbers in case, they go up Kelly Bleier, KOMO news. Investigators in Seattle have ruled the cause of last night's fire to Seattle marinas undetermined. Three boats were destroyed in the Lakewood Maury, John lake Washington, including one live aboard vessel. No one was seriously hurt. Investigators weren't able to pinpoint an exact cause due to the extent of the fire damages estimated at two hundred thousand dollars long legal battle over religious freedom in public employees has ended in a large settlement for a former Spokane firefighter. John Sprague who was fired a two thousand twelve over emails. He sent to fellow firefighters encouraging them to talk about ways to support one. Another and suicide prevention leading up to my termination, we hadn't. Call an epidemic of sorts in the fire service. The suicide stash Sprague revitalize the local chapter of the Christian firefighter fellowship. But the fire captain took issue with mentioning God or Jesus the state supreme court Sprague and his attorney argued public employees should lose a should not lose their free speech protections because they talk about religion narcotics y reports Spokane valley fire has awarded Sprague a nine hundred thousand dollars settlement and additional retirement benefits. Governor Kate Brown says Oregon needs to shore up health care the environment the education system in housing addressing a packed chamber in the legislature today Brown, Senator state of the state address that Oregon's unemployment rate is the lowest on record and has one of the fastest job growth rates in the country. Komo news time ten forty in from the Harley exteriors sports desk. The first road sweep and six years as huskie men's basketball, unbeaten in the Pac twelve conference. Komo's Bill Swartz is talking dawgs maturity is the word Washington. Coach Mike Hopkins uses quite a bit lately to describe is improving twelve and four basketball team defensive communication improves along with smarter passes and key contributions from all it's a long season, we're midway through and you're starting to see certain guys step up. You're starting to see them feel comfortable in their roles in their new roles. The dogs win by double digits at Utah. Then back it up with maybe their finest half of basketball this season at Colorado. With a high screen.
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"Kelly Bleier, KOMO news. A federal judge is demanding the Seattle police department explain itself after SPD's reinstated. An officer who had punched a handcuffed woman we get the update from komo's Corwin Hake. But the city of Seattle fired officer Adly shepherd in two thousand sixteen two years after he punched a twenty three year old woman already under restraint. The incident was caught on squad car video. Don't move stay. Just last month. A police arbitrator ordered shepherd be reinstated with only fifteen days suspension, this decision raised eyebrows. In federal court or SPD's remains under a consent decree to clean up racial bias and excessive use of force. Now, the Seattle times reports US district judge James Robart is demanding a detailed account of how the disciplinary system and appeals process has changed since federal oversight began six years ago. Corwin Hake, KOMO news. There's a new grassroots effort underway to rename part of highway five thirty as komo's Brian Calvert tells us, it's another attempt to remember those lost. When that hillside came down. John had away tells the herald, quote, this is something we have to do it was his brother's Stephen among those killed in the two thousand fourteen mudslide near the community of Oso. He continues. It's not about any of us. It's about the forty three lives had away as part of a group that plans on writing to the state transportation commission asking to rename a section of highway five thirty the Oso memorial highway. Also, part of the effort is Dane Brunner who lost his sister summer Rafeh when the slide she was driving on the highway. When her Subaru was encased in mud Brunner's says, my number one thing is the legacy of the forty three lives. This is one thing we can do. Brian Calvert, KOMO news. And a local scuba gear company being fined nearly two hundred grand by the state for illegally dumping hazardous waste. The State Department of ecology says it found a toxic mixture of lead and arsenic in the soil and water near the soft. Scuba gear warehouse in north west Lacey. The warehouse now listed as a toxic cleanup site. Komo news time one forty and we check sports at ten and forty past the hour from the Harley exterior sports desk. Here's Tom Glasgow. ESPN's Adam Schefter reporting that Seahawks. Linebacker Michael kendricks is done for the season due to a broken tibia suffered in the Monday night victory. Over the Minnesota Vikings former Seahawks wide receiver Tanner McEvoy has a new team to play for is he signs on with the Buffalo Bills and injury. The issue with Carson Wentz starting quarterback. With the Philadelphia Phillies may not keep him out of Sunday's game against the LA Rams whence dealing with a back injury. It was a knee injury suffered last season against the Rams that cut his two thousand seventeen season short. Joe flacco is healthy the longtime starting quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens has come back from a hip injury. However ravens coach John Harbaugh deciding today the rookie. Lamar Jackson will be his starter. Moving forward. Storm star brianna Stewart has been named the USA basketball's two thousand eighteen female athlete of the year and the highest ranked team and men's basketball in action tonight..
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"Stay connected. Stay informed. Komo news from twenty seven years here. Your top local stories of the hour. From the KOMO twenty four hour newsroom. I'm acting police. Have arrested a sixteen year old from montlake, carrot the suspected shooter ever seventeen year old girl from Edmund come with Kelly Bleier had the latest police have been looking for the sixteen year old suspected shooter of seventeen year old gala Ville key since Friday when she was found shot to death in her father's apartment opposite believe the shooting was accidental. But we're unable to find the team from Mountlake terrace even with his family's help. But he was arrested today without incident. Kelly Bleier, KOMO news. Senate Republicans want to stop a planned outside investigation into a rape case involving a soon to be former state lawmaker and September. Seattle woman tweeted that state Senator Joe Fain had raped her in two thousand seven it allegedly happened on the night, she graduated from Georgetown University in Washington. DC fainted deny the allegations. He wasn't an office at the time, the Republican senators want democratic leadership to cancel the outside investigation. They would have no legislative purpose because fame lost his reelection bid last month. They say any investigation should be done by law enforcement the man who over the weekend made threats against the Fifth Avenue theatre on. Facebook waved his court appearance. Police say forty six year old David Pearl is a former employee of the theater KOMO Suzanne funds at some people were concerned over the threats. They called the and that resulted in pearls arrest Sunday. The judge has said. Pearl bail at one hundred thousand dollars saying he's very concerned about Pearl's ONA criminal history saying that he had an extensive history of no contact orders as well as criminal convictions for assault. What's happening over at the Fifth Avenue theatre extra security there, and they'll be continuing until the end of the production at the end of the month. On the discussion.
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"A man attempts to lure a fourteen year old girl in west Seattle. Komo's Kelly Bleier reports incident happened Tuesday night just before six a fourteen year old girl just got off a metro bus at sixteenth avenue, south west and southwest Holly street near south Seattle college when the suspect followed her she said, he grabbed her and told her to come with him. Luckily, she was able to break away she called nine one one and officers were able to find the man minutes later, the man was arrested and taken into custody. Police are looking into whether this individual may be involved in similar incidents. Kelly Bleier, KOMO news of American woman missing from the reservation for nearly two months is one of several who've gone missing or been killed in that area over the years. Thirty one year old Rosanna strong was last seen October second in Ouagadougou getting into a French car to go to the casino and top strong. As the latest native American woman to go missing near the reservation. Her name added to a list of twenty three indigenous women or girls maintained by the ACA. My herald Republic dating back to the nineteen seventies friends and family held March and vigil for strong last Saturday and to raise awareness about the lack of information about missing or murdered native American women. Local tribes trying to block the expansion of a Canadian pipeline the trans mountain pipeline brings oil Mellberg the shores of British Columbia. Lisa Wilson with alumnae nation fears, a major oil spill Canadian it's going to be coming into the US squatters that run right, our usual and accustomed fishing ground. And so that immediately affects us from Beijing are net. She's also concerned about the effect on the endangered. Orca. However, the Canadian government supports the pipeline and the economic growth it would bring a court has ordered a stop to the project until the tribes. Environmental concerns are heard. More high school seniors in Washington should be filling out the financial aid form that could get them money for college. But some seniors in Seattle shingles are doing better than most, sir. Weiss with the Washington student achievement council says the free application for federal student aid or FAFSA is not just for low income families. Anyone who is looking to go to college who is a US citizen or eligible nonresident should be completing it whether or not they think they'll be eligible for types of financial aid. She says only fifty six percent of high school seniors filled out the FAFSA last year. But Seattle school district had a seventy percent completion rate. Thanks to the state's twelfth year campaign aimed at getting more seniors to fill out the FAFSA of the busiest ports in the west could get a lot busier under oath major five year investment plan. Komo's Ryan Harris tells us why it's managers looking to the future a billion of the more than three billion dollars porta Seattle. Commissioners wanna spend through twenty twenty three comes. In next year's budget from a slew of upgrades to seatac airport. The plans for bigger cargo ships and another cruise ship berth in the harbor port commission. President Courtney Gregoire says there help to take down the viaduct is just part of the plan making sure that good and people can move officially and safely across that harbor. So courted this budget. Of course remains our regional transportation investments, but we need the state and the city and the county to make sure that they're thinking about that quick and efficient movement of goods and people is quarter are Gregoire says they also want to reduce the ports environmental footprint. So the plan includes power to the pier. So ships can shut down and plug in and efforts to reduce air emissions around the airport. But it also means median property taxes. Go up a buck thirty nine to more than seventy dollars. Ryan Harris, KOMO news. Some consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a potato chip manufacturer in Washington. The men from Hawaii in California claim chips sold under the brand. Name. Hawaiian are misleading customers their products since. They're not made in Hawaii. The snacks are made an Al Ghana Washington. The chips packaging does not claim. The chips are made in Hawaii. These consumers say it is misleading. Tim's cascade snacks. A subsidiary of pinnacle specialty foods sells Hawaii kennel style. Potato chips in several flavors. The men behind a major a gambling animal cruelty enterprise, no longer face charges. As komo's Brian Calvert reports, a technicality did the trick when a major cockfighting operation in port orchard woods busted earlier this year. The case seemed like a slam dunk officers arrested two men in charge of the brutal enterprise detained twenty seven spectators and rescued dozens of hens and chicks on the property. They also seized thousands of dollars in cash, but this case was not closed as defense attorneys work to discover how cops found out about the operation in the first place on TV. It's common for police to plant informants tap wires and use cameras, but to use this type of evidence in a real life courtroom requires strict protocol in this case that wasn't the case. The attorney successfully argued recordings of the suspects out the cockfights couldn't be used in court, and without those recordings the prosecutor only had what amounted to chicken feed. Brian calvert. Komo news time, eight forty and from the Harley exterior sports desk. That kicking game is magnified when Washington takes on Utah Fridays. Pac twelve championship football game. Komo's Bill Swartz is talking dawgs with two elite defenses Washington versus Utah. Could be a field position football game Friday night. The utes have an all American punter. Mitch wish now ski and a dangerous return man Britain Covey huskies head coach Chris Peterson tells me his special teams units have to be just that special. Whether they're really good a special teams are not really has no bearing on what we need to do. And we've done some good things. And we've done some not so good things we need to play. Our best game across the border hope to win this season. The huskies have not returned to punt or kick for a touchdown. Coach. Pete says new college football rules are a factor. A little bit of style. College pointing a little bit of the guys holding up for us. Everybody wants to look at the punt returner, but he wants to look at the quarterback and all these things, and there's a lot of other guys that need to make that guy successful. So we'll see what happens on on Friday. I'm Bill Swartz, talking dawgs, coverage of the Pac twelve championship..
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"Komo's Kelly Bleier reports he was a western lowland gorilla and had lived at the zoo for fifty years is appetite and activity were low in recent days, and he died on Sunday the average life expectancy for guerrillas is thirty two years, although they can live into their forties and fifties zookeepers say Pete was an excellent companion father and leader of his group and was known as the gentleman of guerrillas zoo hopes to determine a cause of death in the coming weeks. This is the second elderly guerrilla zoo has lost this year. Seven guerrillas remain between the ages of two and thirty nine Kelly Bleier, KOMO news. Komo news time nine forty tonight. Monday night NFL football down at Texas. The titans beat the Cowboys twenty eight to fourteen in now at the Harley exteriors sports desk. Here's Tom Glasgow. A bye week for the huskies coming off their win over Stanford. They'll return to action just under two weeks at home. Taking on Oregon state's have very good news for the program is offensive tackle trae Adams who has been out with a back injury has decided to return to the huskies next season instead of leaving school for the NFL draft. Huskies back in the top twenty five this week at number twenty number ten Washington state plays a Colorado on Saturday that game will kick off at twelve thirty the Seahawks with a tough road to hoe this week. They'll head to LA to take on the Rams coming off their loss at home the chargers, and then the hawks efface the Packers and Carolina. So a very difficult stretch that may make or break the Seahawks postseason chances. The hawks have that loss yesterday. Now four and four and the chargers. Sav release kicker Caleb. Sturgis and promoted Michael badgley? From the practice squad Sturgis with some issues yesterday at CenturyLink field by more sports in thirty minutes right here on your home of the huskies, KOMO news. I'm Tom Glasgow. There's a reason we invented things like same day. Delivery and PB and J in the same jar. We love convenience, which.
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"I'm Kelly Bleier with your forecast from the KOMO forecast team. Now, your political insights from ABC news. He had some real bad ones. You see in? What's happened at the FBI? They're all gone. They're all gone. They're all gone. President Trump campaigning in Springfield, Missouri. Friday night hinting. He could be firing his attorney general and deputy attorney general rod Rosenstein after a memo surface claiming Rosenstein discussed secretly recording the president invoking the twenty fifth amendment after Mr. Trump fired James Komi Rosenstein says it's not factual. There's lingering stench shouldn't we're going to get rid of that to Barack Obama never mentioned President Trump by name. But the Philadelphia rally crowd knew that was the target Mr Obama referred to using the Justice department to punish political enemies. That's what they do in some dictatorships. That's not what we do here for President Obama, urging supporters to stop hashtags and complaining on social media saying the only thing that works. Is a vote. Those your political insights. I'm Andy Field. ABC news. Komo extra. I'm Tom hutler. Have you checked the balance on your frequent flyer miles lately? A may want to there are reports that miles are missing Paul Bischoff with comparative dot com investigating other types of online stumbled upon something he's never seen before on the dark web that really caught our interest was the airline miles. Thieves had hacked accounts, and we're selling them online. How many miles could you by how many on it's not really a laughing matter though, you ask don't you need an idea to cash in airline.
When is the right time to get your flu shot?
"High gear as supplies are ready to ship to that hurricane zone world Vision's Quincy Walker says they're sending several palates of tense canopies food and hygiene supplies to the Carolinas tomorrow. So you don't wanna see disaster. You don't wanna see families this place or anything? But I'm as part of our ministry and part of my job to be able to deploy at a moment's notice. So I feel good. I always feel good to be able to get in there and help the most vulnerable in the most and bloodworks northwest. They're shipping
Teen accused of pushing friend off bridge appears in court
"Husky nation station. Komo news. This is twenty four seven news on KOMO news. I'm Paul Jackson. The number of school districts were teachers are on strike is now down to seven after educators for STAN would Camino schools and Tukwila reached an agreement strikes continue in Tacoma Puyallup. Centralia Longview battleground and the evergreen school district. We'll continue to follow the teacher walkouts and let you know when each are resolved. Police in brimmerton are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash happened early Saturday morning on
Teen accused of pushing friend off Vancouver bridge appears in court
"Your husky nation station. Komo news. This is twenty four seven news on KOMO news. I'm Paul Jackson. The number of school districts were teachers are on strike is now down to seven after educators for STAN would Camino schools and Tukwila reached an agreement strikes continue in water Tacoma Puyallup, send trillion Longview, battleground and the evergreen school district. We'll continue to follow the teacher walkouts and let you know when each are resolved police in Bremerton are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash had
Seattle Storm dominate Washington Mystics in Game 1
"One game down to to go. Seattle storm dominated the first game of the WNBA playoffs Friday night at keyarena night game number one. They look really great. It was electric all night long at the key for game one against the Washington mystics what night for basketball in Seattle and the spark plug for the storm Jewell Loyd shatters shooting struggles in the Phoenix series. But could not miss Floyd fourteen points in the
Amazon calls out Bernie Sanders for "misleading accusations"
"Good afternoon, it is three to seventy six degrees in Seattle I'm Elisa Jaffe with. Tom glasco here are the top stories, from, the KOMO twenty four, seven news center the feud between Amazon and Senator Bernie Sanders heating up. Come Kelly Blair gives us the latest Vermont, Senator Bernie Sanders plants introduced legislation next week that would tax large. Employers like, Amazon employees, forced to use federal. Programs. To get by some would be equal to the amount of assistance their, workers? Are. Forced, to use the working families and middle class, in, this country should not. Have to subsidize the wealthiest people. In the United States of America that's absurd, and that is what a rigged economy. Is all about, the Bill is an attempt to force large companies like Amazon and
3 suspects in custody after officer killed during chase
"Two dollars eighty three cents you're listening to ABC news stay. Connected stay informed KOMO news Good afternoon it is three oh to sunshine in eighty seven degrees in Seattle I'm. Elisa Jaffe with Tom glasco and here are the top stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center three teenagers are now in jail after a Kent, police officer was killed during a chase over. The weekend komo's Jeff Pohjola joins. Us with the, latest officers were responding to a call of shots fired. Early Sunday morning near the local Sherry's restaurant they located a suspect vehicle, which sped. Off a chase ensued officer Diego Merano tried to deploy spike strips that's what, he was struck and killed by a police cruiser involved in the chase chief Rafael Padilla. There's going to be the, question why, how did, this happen We recognized it in something like this is important, to do a. Review and at the appropriate time. We're? Going to do that But I want. To emphasize the wanna make this. Crystal clear this tragedy, is the result of, violent criminal action the suspect vehicle wreck as well all, three people inside took, off one was arrested yesterday the two others. Today all. Range in. Age from fifteen to seventeen years old Jeff, Pohjola KOMO news Tukwila fire recovered a body from a river this afternoon komo's Kelly Bleier has the latest took full of, fire got a call just before twelve thirty about a body in the river near the eleven thousand block of, Tukwila international boulevard some passersby notice the body and called nine. One one mardi Grisham is the public information. Officer for the department but we. Can confirm we had a. Body in the river we did a quick recovery of the body. I can confirm it the, mail we didn't have any witnesses we don't have any reports of. People missing that we know of at this point cushion says the body appears to have been in. The water for a while Tukwila polices now handling the case and is trying to determine the victim's identity Kelly Bleier KOMO news News a number of wildfires continue. To burn in our state some neighborhoods are being warned to quickly pack up and leave their houses in Kittitas, county firefighters hope to have the boylston fire completely contained by. Tomorrow it's burned more than seventy one thousand. Acres near the Yakima training center. One home and three outbuildings. Were lost and in grant county the buckshot fire is almost completely. Under control it's been burning, since Thursday and fortunately no homes have been destroyed still ahead I'm. Romero a list of best big cities in the US does not necessarily translate into most affordable cities That's for sure it's. Three or four here with our AAA.
Soccer, Nba and Kelly Bleier discussed on News and Perspective with Herb Weisbaum
"Five to council five elected by district to at large right now we have five of seven council members living in the northern part of the city and have represented areas and we also have a lack of diversity and inclusion so we feel that five districts and two at large is the is the best solution forever it says the goal is to collect four thousand signatures by to put the five to proposal to change the city charter on the november ballot kelly bleier komo news explosion in federal way last night involving an suv parked in a driveway on fourth avenue south west no one heard caused the explosion unclear police were seen though taking a man into custody when neighbor says it was as loud as a shotgun federal way police continue to investigate coming up on two forty and time for an update on komo's sports tom glasgow leading the way with the first place mariners will try to take their al west lead over the astros to three games tonight in the finale of two game series lefty wade leblanc on the mound for the mariners got a seven to one victory last night long ball three home runs james paxton another terrific starter lance mccullers junior on the mound this evening for the astros in the five ten game game three the nba finals six o'clock tonight you can see it on komo tv for go ahead call it a must win for the cavaliers because if they lose to the warriors tonight they are in an oh three hole and really no light at the end of that tunnel three time world cup veteran earnings stewart has been hired as general manager the us men's national soccer team a new position created after the americans failed to qualify for this year's tournament the us soccer federation saying steuer will start work august first the world cup minus the american squad gets underway next week in russia and there's a new gm for the seattle thunderbirds hockey team bill forge gets the gig he has been director of player personnel for the rival everett silver tips for the past four seasons more sports in thirty minutes right here.
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"Six thirty four i'm justin davis komo traffic good afternoon i'm kelly bleier see a lot of the sun today clouds will dominate with an increasing chance for showers as the afternoon goes on those overnight will be around fifty tomorrow we'll be similar with temperatures a little warmer that your forecast from the komo forecast team this is a komo morning news rewind we all have places we dream of going for summer vacation but how about the question of when should you go well usually the cheapest time of the year is the beginning at least for the rest of the next three months or so is the early part of june and the tail end of august with the tail end of august being the absolute cheapest when it starts to drop in price june being a little bit cheaper than july august being a little bit cheaper at least the first few weeks in august then july but the real savings occurs in the last couple of weeks in august i want to ask you about something else that a couple of people said to me over the weekend they were freaking out about and that's the starting next week alaska airlines is going to shrink the size the bag limits size for what you can carry on and put in the overhead bin and shrink by a couple of inches at least as far as the height of of the bag itself is is that unusual or do you know whether alaska was allowing people to bring larger bags and other airlines there's was a little bit larger than some southwest and alaska had sort of the most generous the legacy airlines are it's so it's more in line if you get to europe it's actually much smaller actually usually it's done in linear inches somewhere between thirty nine and forty five linear inches it doesn't really matter necessarily the height.
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"Our sunday were not going to see a lot of sun today we'll get some breaks impossible showers highs will be in the sixties with lows tonight in the low fifties the workweek looks to start off with more sun and warmer temperatures i'm kelly bleier with the forecast from your komo forecast team charger engines and they're off to a auto expert nick miles this is komo news back with the show we are in welches oregon with the top video produces for automotive and jason penske is our guest for this segment he's from engineering explained one point seven million subscribers on youtube and yeah he's like his mom's super proud right now super proud she watches all my videos she truthfully does which is wild because i know she doesn't understand them and she calls me and tells me that she doesn't understand them but she watches them anyways to you do you ever get that i get this with my parents so obviously like tv anchor i do radio this thing my parents you know we have the same relationship we've had for a whole is but when i talk to their friends i hear what they say about me and it's like i have wings and a flaming sword this is like you hear what your parents say about you to third parties yes she certainly brags about me but she's an amazing lady and yeah it's it's cool to have her you know it's weird like one of the things that i think is funny she'll watch my videos you'll be like ou he's driving too fast i don't feel good about this and then she'll call me and be like jason you were driving too fast and i was thinking to myself maybe he got in a wreck and died but then i thought no he posted the video he's still okay that's complete mom la.
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"To the kennydale hill northbound ninety nine still jammed up as well between georgetown and the stadiums are next komo traffic is one fifty four couldn't ask for more beautiful mother's day forecast sunny skies today with a high near eighty so get out and enjoy it tempts will drop into the fifties overnight with another glorious forecast for the start of the work week highs again we'll be in the eighties i'm kelly bleier with the forecast from the komo forecast team start your engines and they're off back to our auto expert nick miles this is komo news welcome back to show antiwar still on the phone with us we're talking about tesla elon musk now a new turn of events for the tesla truck which is another truck company says that they may have had this design i that's right so a privately held company called mykola interestingly enough the nikola tesla it claims that catholics potentially stole the looks of each other hydroelectric truck that's coming out in the next year or two and i find this a little bit of a stretch in the sense that so many of these products whether their automobiles or trucks tend to be so similar in looks anyway that one may wonder why they filed his lawsuit certainly filing a lawsuit against the highprofile company like tesla brings a lot of attention with it and the attention you might ask may also be warranted from the following perspective and that is the company just received an order of eight hundred of these hydrogen alexa trucks from anheuser busch beer company beer and spirits company ms an enormous order when you think about it though that's actually larger than any order we've seen i think from any buyer out there whatsoever in terms of a next generation fuelling truck of this long distance magnitude so we'll keep an wendy's company ever manages to make these large semi trucks in volume it'll be a pretty seminal moment in in commercial trucking history tell me what you know about the truck itself so it uses hydrogen as a fuel then converts that into electricity that's right and also has a bit of a buffer battery so that you know when you need an extra amount of torque and.
Shaquem Griffin, linebacker with one hand, drafted by Seattle Seahawks
"Now from the komo twenty four seven news center boy social media exploding right now here's around the north west so all of the seahawks nfl in the fifth round of the nfl draft seattle seahawks have selected ucf lion backer she kim griffin griffin blew up the nfl combine despite having only one hand he's now reunited with his twin brother seahawks cornerback shaquille griffin i don't think i cried at my day and i couldn't hold it couldn't hold him and i'm i'm excited and i'm glad we made that choice and bring member of the back home there's will be a lot of fun to watch come fall shaquille speaking with espn and alaska airlines plane from seattle forced to make an emergency landing in hawaii overnight alaska airlines flight one fortyfive was heading from seattle to hawaii friday night when an oil filter bypass light came on the cockpit line says the pilots throttled down one engine of the plane and declared an emergency as they approached the islands the plane with one hundred fifty seven people aboard landed safely in honolulu luckily there were no reports of any injuries kelly bleier komo news avoid the water at summit lake thurston county health department saying a toxic algae bloom is growing there in the water could be dangerous for people in pets caution signs went up yesterday until the algae is gone health department says you shouldn't drink swimmer eat fish from that lake recall are they have the same scenario just about this time last year a sixty year old man in custody after a three hour standoff deputies and shelton yesterday mason county sheriff's department sang a standoff began at about three thirty at home at a trailer park on east shelton springs road investigators say the man tried to stab sheriff's department employees who was serving him in a vixen notice the employee was not hurt the man and barricaded himself inside the home and refused to come out or communicate with investigators deputies did evacuate nearby homes as a precaution and swat team was called in deputies eventually use tear gas and a canine team to enter the home and arrest the man he was taken to the hospital for evaluation mall in washington state patrol teaming up volunteers to help a group of homeless people at the rest area in federal way state patrol tells us as many as eighty homeless people stay at that particular restaurant near exit one forty two on any given night friday night local homeless resource organizations and troopers held an event.
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"Good afternoon i'm kelly bleier with the top local stories from the komo twenty four seven news center while the us and its allies are calling the military action in syria a success the syrian government remains defiant abc's news foreign correspondent james longman is in beirut lebanon which neighbors syria syria projecting strength trying to suggest businesses usual for the embattled president regime keen for the world to see it has support rations and claims that seventyone coalition rockets were intercepted or shot down but the us military says that's not true none of serious surface to air missiles hit their targets russia angry at the strike defense ministry even suggesting upgrading series eh defense system in the security council meeting russia's un ambassador repeating their wild claim the chemical attack was fake by foreign intelligence services cook just as one year ago the shire airbase in syria came under attack the united states used as a pretext staged chemical attack against civilians their inspectors found no traces of toxic agents when they visited the sites and blocking a you an investigation into who is responsible local syrian americans and community activists are watching developments closely komo's suzanne fawn was at maps mosque in redmond saturday to hear some share their concerns redesign whiter finds it really hard to talk about what's happening in syria rita lived in syria for ten years and married a serious says she's torn about what's happening in the country the air strikes are dividing the community there and he'd syrians that are saying yes for trump to go bomb get rid of sar and you have other groups that are say no no not too i mean it's too late she says she's afraid to talk about how she truly feels her ngo does a lot of work in syria is the whitest says she doesn't want to jeopardize anything no one's talking about the amount of casualties at all but she's deeply torn about the airstrikes it's impossible not to have hit civilians with this type of targeting for doing what we did any rock and we're doing what we did in libya it's the same thing and we can cannot afford to do that in syria that is komo's suzanne phan a dead body was found this morning near an apartment complex in everett deputies responded just before eight to.