Seattle

Abducted Washington girl found safe in New Mexico

Seattle, Wash. – An AMBER Alert was issued Tuesday for a 14-month-old girl who was allegedly abducted by her father who may be suicidal. Seattle NBC affiliate KING reports Aleionna Wilson was taken from her Kent, Washington daycare around 10:00 Friday morning. …

Five wounded in Seattle shooting

Seattle, Wash. (KING) — Five people were shot in downtown Seattle Wednesday night when an argument outside a 7-Eleven quickly escalated. It’s believed the suspect walked away from a group of people, turned around, and fired at the crowd, according to police. …

Survival capsules offer tsunami protection

Seattle, Wash. (KGW) — They look a bit like something you’d see in space, but they could save your life in the event of a tsunami. At least, that’s according to Seattle aerospace engineer Julian Sharpe. “I had the idea while weekending …

Mystery illness sickens Seattle children

Seattle, Wash. (KING) — Washington state health officials say a ninth child has been hospitalized with possibly a rare neurological disorder called “Acute Flaccid Myelitis” or AFM at Seattle Children’s Hospital. The Centers for Disease Control is helping local officials determine what …

Behind the scenes: Seattle’s Georgetown Morgue

Seattle, Wash. (KING) — Saturdays before Halloween are like Michael MacDonald’s Super Bowl. This is his fifth year scaring at the Georgetown Morgue. “It’s always the busiest night of the year,” he says. This night he was one of 25 character actors …