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ACLU, NAACP urge federal probe into police use of force

Community groups are calling for the U.S. Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation into the largest law enforcement agencies in southwest Washington over alleged excessive force and discriminatory policing.

Washington couple arrested in starvation death of child

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The adoptive parents of a 15-year-old Vancouver, Washington boy who died from starvation in November were arrested Friday in Stockton, California. Felicia Adams-Franks, 52, and Jesse Costillo Franks, 56, will be extradited to Clark County to…