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Greetings — I’m John White and I’m a News Assignment Editor at Q13 FOX News.

I’ve been fortunate to have lived and worked in some great places: New York, San Francisco and Seatlle.

And despite the regional and cultural differences I’ve found that people, for the most part, are the same — they have the same wants, needs and desires.

As for me, I love music, the arts, classic movies, astronomy and comedy. I like to travel and I’m a novice foodie. Oh, and I’ve got a wry sense of humor.

Recent Articles
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    Police on the lookout for serial convenience store robber

    FEDERAL WAY – He’s armed, and dangerous, and police are trying to stop him before his strikes again. Police in South King and Pierce counties are on the lookout for a man suspected of robbing 15 convenience stores in the last few weeks. The suspect has a consistent modus operandi in each of the cases, Cathy Schrock with Federal Way police said. The suspect appears to be an adult Samoan or black male, approximately 5’6”, usually wearing a hooded Hollister […]

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    Deputies shoot, kill suspect in Tacoma killing after body found

    PIERCE COUNTY — Sheriff’s deputies shot and killed an armed homicide suspect who allegedly shot at officers while they arrived on scene to investigate a killing in Tacoma. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, deputies were called to reports of a shooting early Wednesday morning at the Woodmark Apartments in the 2400 block of 96th Street South. Deputies found a recently deceased body at the apartments, a man in his 20s, in what appeared to be a drug deal gone […]

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    Minivan going 110 mph crashes in Lynnwood

    LYNNWOOD – An Auburn woman suffered serious injuries after she crashed her minivan going 110 mph on Interstate 5 in Lynnwood early Wednesday morning. Washington State Patrol Trooper Shearer told Q13 Fox News that a trooper clocked the speeding van and tried to pull it over. Shearer said that a trooper saw the driver take the “bus only” off ramp north near 164 St SW in Lynnwood just after 1 a.m. The trooper did not initiate a pursuit, Shearer said. […]

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    Korean Airlines official says ‘nuts’ to cabin crew service

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A Korean Air Lines vice president has resigned amid mounting public criticism that she delayed a plane because the cabin crew served her macadamia nuts in a bag rather than on a plate. The Korean Air Lines flight from New York to South Korea returned to the gate because the executive ordered a senior crew member off the plane over the incident. The airline apologized for inconveniencing passengers, but also said it was “natural” for […]

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    Stolen car crashes into daycare, catches on fire in downtown Seattle (Photos)

    SEATTLE – “It sounded like scaffolding crashing!” That’s what one neighbor said after a car crashed into a building in downtown Seattle early Thursday morning. Seattle Police are investigating the crash, which happened around 2:15 a.m., reportedly damaging a daycare business inside the building. Police said that a witness saw the car crash into the ground floor of building in the 1800 block of 8th Ave, near the US Federal Building. The witness called 911 and described seeing three people […]

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    iPhone 6 encryption stops FBI, but not clever 7-year-old

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) When it comes to privacy, Matthew Green is a guru. This college professor knows all about NSA spying, encryption, computer security — the works. Yet he’s met his match: his 7-year-old son. You see, Green owns an iPhone 6 Plus. That means everything on the phone is encrypted until Green — and only he — unlocks it with his finger. But Tuesday morning at dawn, little Harrison crept into his parents’ bedroom and walked over to his […]

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    Survey: Thai food more popular than pizza in Seattle

    SEATTLE – Your stomach’s growling and it’s dinner time. If you’re dining out in Seattle you have many culinary choices. A new survey out says that you’re more likely to pick Thai cuisine, at least over pizza, the Seattle Times reported. The market-research firm Scarborough survey shows that Thai food has become more popular than Chinese, and pizza, for Seattle diners, the Times reported. Pretty amazing since Seattle didn’t have any Thai restaurants before until 1981. Scarborough asked 2,319 adults […]


    Edmonds homeowner shoots man trying to break into home

    EDMONDS – Thanksgiving morning was shattered for an Edmonds family early Thursday when an intruder tried to break into the family’s home. Edmonds police said that around 3:15 a.m. a homeowner woke up to hear someone trying to break into the home in the 16400 block of 75th Ave West. The homeowner, a 33 year-old woman, had armed herself as she heard the suspect repeatedly pounding on the front door, police said. As the homeowner came to the front door, […]

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    Kurt Cobain’s daughter to produce documentary

    (CNN) — An upcoming documentary on Kurt Cobain has more than just cooperation from the rock legend’s family. It has the oversight of Cobain’s daughter, Frances Bean, 22, as the project’s executive producer. Called “Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck,” the documentary is the first to have the backing of Cobain’s relatives. As a result, the film had complete access to Cobain’s archive of personal and creative works, some of which has never before been seen. Written, directed and produced by […]