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Tukwila Police Fatally Shoot Man Following Standoff
TUKWILA (AP) — Police say officers have shot and killed a man who fired a shotgun at them during standoff negotiations just south of Seattle.
Tukwila Police Sgt. Mike Murphy says two officers fired at the man at an apartment complex Thursday evening in an incident that began when the suspect sh…
Forum Over Oregon Standoff Canceled Over Safety Concerns
BURNS, Ore. (AP) — A judge who planned to host a community meeting Monday over the standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge has canceled it due to safety concerns.
Harney County Judge Steve Grasty said in a news release authorities had become aware of plans to protest the meeting and block the ent…
Armed Group Calls Meeting to Talk With Oregon Community
 
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The armed activists occupying a national wildlife refuge in southeastern Oregon plan to hold a community meeting this week to explain themselves and inform residents when they'll leave.
The Oregonian reports that a leader of the anti-government group told reporters on Tuesday t…