5. Facebook opened a new building in the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle. The engineering hub is expected to be able to hold up to 1,000 employees. – GEEK WIRE
6. Washington state lawmakers passed a bill to mandate workplace protection for strippers. HB 1756 will now require strip clubs to provide work-related training and education for employees, as well as panic buttons in private rooms, among other things. The bill is part of the state legislature’s goal to increase safety for women and protection for workers. – THE STRANGER
7. A video of a fight at the Capitol Hill IHOP last weekend got nearly 4 million views, 40,000 likes, and 108,000 likes on Twitter. The viral video led to criminal charges and the arrest of a man who appeared to start the fight. – KIRO NEWS
8. Seattle SuperSonics legend Shawn Kemp is selling his 13,000-square-foot mansion in Maple Valley for $2.5 million. The former dunk specialist is affectionately known as “The Reign Man” originally put his 5-bedroom, 5.5-bathroom, 4-car garage on the market last year for $3.7 million. – TMZ
9. If you’re looking to get outside the city limits of Seattle, Thrillist offers suggestions for some of the best and most underrated hikes in the area. Let us know which local hikes are among your favorite! – THRILLIST
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