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The US Department of Homeland Security Northwest Detention Center is pictured in Tacoma, Washington. Photograph: Jason Redmond/AFP/Getty Images

A 69-year-old man armed with a rifle was fatally shot during a confrontation with police after he threw incendiary devices at an immigration detention(...)

Planes sit on the tarmac at Sea-Tac International Airport after service was halted after an Alaska Airlines plane was stolen. Photograph: AP

A “suicidal” airline mechanic stole an empty Alaska Airlines plane and took off from Sea-Tac International Airport in Washington state before crashing(...)

The scene after an Amtrak high-speed train derailled from an overpass near the city of Tacoma, Washington state. Photograph: Getty Images

The train that careered off an overpass in Washington state, killing at least three people, was travelling 50mph (80km/h) over the speed limit when it(...)