About 100 demonstrators gathered at Westlake Center in Seattle this morning on a day they hoped would see fast-food workers walking off their jobs and demanding a minimum wage of $15 an hour. Today’s protests are part of a national effort and were under way in cities across the country including New York,…More
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Hey, pick on someone your own size: A guy in Tacoma has been charged with animal cruelty for allegedly tossing his neighbor’s Chihuahua out a second-story window. On Monday, the man said someone had broken into his apartment, and he accused a neighbor. On Tuesday, a neighbor and her kids were looking for their…More
Eight protesters were arrested at a rally of fast-food workers in downtown Seattle Thursday evening. More than 100 people rallied at Westlake Park, marched in a circle at the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Pine Street and then marched down the street to congregate in front of the McDonald’s at the intersection of Third Avenue and Pine Street. The demonstrators were protesting what they…More