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  1. Bill Cosby Loses Fifth ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Another tour date on embattled comedian Bill Cosby 's stand-up tour has been scrapped, taking the total to five. Bosses at the Broadway Center in Tacoma, Washington have pulled the plug on the comic's show in April fearing a boycott if the gig went ahead.

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  2. More Cosby shows canceled as women allege rapeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | UAport

    ... forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them many years ago. The director of The Broadway Center in Tacoma, Washington, said Friday that it has canceled Cosby's April 18 appearance because it conflicts with the nonprofit ...

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  3. I Can Pee A Rainbow: The Colours Of Urine ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anorak

    Take a look at the picture of colourful urines from the Tacoma General Hospital in Tacoma, Wash. Heather West, the laboratory scientist who took the image, tells Live Science : "My picture was intended to illustrate both the incredible and unexpected things the human body is capable of, the curiosity in science, and also the beauty that can be found in unexpected places.

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  4. Cosby shows canceled as women allege rape about 5 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Performances by Bill Cosby in Nevada, Illinois, Arizona, South Carolina and Washington State have been canceled as more women come forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them many years ago. The director of The Broadway Center in Tacoma, Washington, said Friday it has canceled Cosby's April 18 appearance because it conflicts with the nonprofit organization's mission "to strengthen our community's social fabric by building empathy, furthering education and sharing joy."

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  5. Feds deport Chinese man convicted in fatal Des Moines crashRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    A Chinese national who caused a fatal crash in Des Moines in 2012 has been deported and is barred from returning to the U.S. for 10 years, according to a spokesman for Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle. Yichun Xu, 21, was released from the state Department of Corrections on Oct. 6 and was immediately booked into the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, said ICE spokesman Andrew Munoz.

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  6. Man files request to reveal strippers' identities in Kitsap CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A man in Tacoma is trying again to use a public disclosure law to get the names of licensed strippers, this time in Kitsap County. Despite losing a similar battle in Pierce County, Robert Hill has filed a public disclosure request for the names, addresses, and pictures of all the adult entertainment dancers and managers licensed in Kitsap County in the last four years.

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  7. Cosby Cancels Shows As More Allegations EmergeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them many years ago. The director of The Broadway Center in Tacoma, Washington, said Friday that it has canceled Cosby's April appearance because it conflicts with the nonprofit organization's ...

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  8. Who is Left Out of Obama's Executive Action?Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | ImmigrationProf Blog

    ... Mendoza, a father and undocumented immigrant who led a 56-day hunger strike inside the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Wash., this spring. He has a DUI on his record, Villalpando said, which under the terms set out by the White House, will ...

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  9. Immigrant advocate: Many still left outRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    One day after President Barack Obama announced his executive action on immigration, advocates and immigrants gathered outside the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma on Friday to highlight those left out. "For those millions and millions that are not going to be protected under the president's executive action, we're here for them.

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  10. Victim's fiancee forgives man who caused fatal DUI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KOMO News

    ... for all DUI victims to ring the bell in his honor later that night. They said they'd like that. It's put on by the Tacoma Pierce County DUI Panel. I was honored to be their emcee again. Amazing grace on display right there...may God bless Susan ...

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  11. Immigrant advocate: Many left out by Obama actionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Immigrant advocate Maru Mora Villalpando, center, speaks to reporters and supporters outside the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Wash, with picture of detainees behind her, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. One day after President Barack Obama announced his executive action protecting millions of immigrants, advocates and immigrants gathered outside the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma to highlight those left out, including single workers; gay, lesbians and transgendered immigrants who usually don't have children; as well as people with minor criminal records will be left out.

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  12. Bill Cosby -- Venue Cancels Concert ... He's Box Office PoisonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TMZ.com

    A fifth venue has pulled the plug on Bill Cosby , but this time the honchos at the concert hall made it clear ... they were worried about a boycott if the show went on. Broadway Center in Tacoma, Washington just pulled out of the April 18, 2015 Cosby show, saying they took into consideration "the financial harm we will suffer by cancelling, and even greater financial risk of moving forward with the performance."

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  13. Timeline of events in the death of Michael BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Protesters hold a sign that reads "Don't Shoot" as they attend an evening rally Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Tacoma, Wash. Several hundred people attended the peaceful gathering to show support for protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, where the fatal shooting of Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes between protesters and police.

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  14. Broadway Center in Tacoma Cancels Bill Cosby AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Northwest Music Scene

    Since October 27 of this year, the Broadway Center has been in discussion with Mr. Bill Cosby's management regarding the possibility of canceling his scheduled April 18, 2015 performance in Tacoma. Today, the Broadway Center formally announces that cancellation.

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  15. Tacoma performing arts center cancels Cosby performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KOMO News

    The Broadway Center in Tacoma announced Friday it is canceling Bill Cosby's upcoming performance in the wake of an ongoing scandal involving the comedian. Cosby was scheduled to perform at the center on April 18. "In making this decision, the Broadway Center also took into consideration the financial harm we will suffer by canceling, and the even greater financial risk of moving forward with the performance," said David Fischer, the Broadway Center's executive director.

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  16. Bill Cosby's Tacoma Performance Has Been Canceled; Will Yakima Be Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Weekly

    ... will perform Saturday, Nov. 29 at the Capitol Theatre in Yakima, then again on April 18 at the Pantages Theatre in Tacoma. The News Tribune in Tacoma reported earlier today , that Cosby's T-Town performance faced an uncertain future. "We're in ... 2 comments

  17. Docent TrainingsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Tacoma Art Museum Docents Blog TAM Docents Blog

    ... have any questions! Kara Bonavia Public Programs and Volunteer Coordinator T: 253-272-4258 x3030 1701 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98402 Now open on Tuesdays! Connect with us on Facebook . Become a Member today. TAM TACOMA ART MUSEUM

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  18. CD Review - Vicci Martinez Showing the love on "Live From Jazzbone 2"Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Northwest Music Scene

    Jazzbones in Tacoma has been an important part of Vicci Martinez's journey and she, along with her band have played many legendary shows there. Back in January 2011 Martinez released her first " Live From Jazzbones " which gave people that couldn't be there a chance to experience some of the energy and musical magic that happens at a Vicci Martinez show.

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  19. Docent Evening ToursRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Tacoma Art Museum Docents Blog TAM Docents Blog

    ... questions! Thanks! Kara Bonavia Public Programs and Volunteer Coordinator T: 253-272-4258 x3030 1701 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98402 Now open on Tuesdays! Connect with us on Facebook . Become a Member today. TAM TACOMA ART MUSEUM

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  20. Victims say they were robbed by fake cops in downtown SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KOMO News

    ... to the report. According to the report, the victims later used a tracking app to locate their stolen cellphone in Tacoma. They reportedly went to the location and saw the two suspects leaving a house and getting into a white Dodge Charger with no ...

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