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USC AD: Sarkisian fired for failing to meet school standards


Haden took responsibility for Sarkisian's hiring Tuesday, but said a thorough background check before the decision revealed no potential problems with the coach.

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NLDS: Cubs, Mets look to clinch on KPUG


NLDS double-header coverage begins with the Cubs host the Cardinals at Wrigley Field at 1:00pm on KPUG 1170AM.

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Texas trooper facing discipline after taking a photo of Cowboys RB during a traffic stop

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Christine Michael got his start in the NFL with the Seattle Seahawks. He was traded to the Cowboys at the end of training camp this year.

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Did the governor’s tweet jinx the Astros?


Here's a new "oops" moment for a Texas governor: prematurely celebrating a Houston Astros playoff victory.

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California to big-league ballplayers: Stop chewing tobacco


California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do.

Local News

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Video posted after accusations of racial protest

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You can now see the Bellingham Police traffic stop that prompted accusations of racial profiling. The Bellingham Herald obtained body…

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Indian Street will soon have a new name: Billy Frank Jr. Street

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Bellingham's Indian Street will soon be renamed to Billy Frank Jr. Street

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New group at UW law school studies pot

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A new group within the UW law school will spend the academic year looking at existing and emerging markets for marijuana.

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Bellingham company is now Canadian-owned

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McNett Corporation has been manufacturing sporting goods here since 1980.

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Freshman count breaks records at Western this fall


Western Washington university hit a record this year: it has more freshman enrolled than ever before. This fall, Western welcomed…

Viral Videos

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WATCH: Musical morning announcements with Gabrielle Union and Jimmy Fallon


Your vice principal probably never delivered the morning announcements like this.

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WATCH: ‘The Walking Dead’ gets the ‘Friends’ treatment


What if the hit TV show used a more upbeat opening theme song?

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Teaching T-Rex to ‘Macarena’


Oh, Dinosaur, how do you not know this dance already?

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What’s the #WorstCollegeParty you ever went to?


Ah those were the days ... or were they?

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‘SNL’ tackles guns


From first loves to new beginnings - and wherever life takes you - guns are there.


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Another George R.R. Martin TV adaptation is in the works


"Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin is throwing his support behind a planned TV adaptation of his 1988 novel "The Skin Trade."

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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are having a baby


The R&B star and the cover girl are pregnant, just weeks after the couple revealed they had been struggling to conceive.

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Playboy puts its clothes on


Now you can honestly say you're buying the magazine for its articles.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 13


A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

Local Sports

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Huskies hope USC win accelerates timeline with young team


The UW "rebuilding" effort could be pushed into overdrive if the Huskies (3-2, 1-1 Pac-12) can find a way to end an 11-game losing streak to Oregon and beat the rival Ducks this week.

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Kuechly practices after missing last 3 games with concussion


Kuechly and the Panthers visit the Seattle Seahawks Sunday

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With QB Bortles ailing, Jaguars sign former Coug Tuel to practice squad


The Jaguars claimed the former Washington State QB off waivers from Buffalo in June

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WWU women’s golf in third at own Western Invite

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Sophomore Jenn Paul tied for fourth individually at halfway point

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Canucks spoil Ducks’ home opener with 2-1 shootout win

Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller looks on during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Philadelphia. The Canucks won 4-0.

Ryan Miller made 28 saves and Adam Cracknell scored in regulation for Vancouver, which beat the Ducks for just the third time in their last 12 meetings.

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Yet another 4th-quarter collapse hanging over Seahawks


"No matter how many times I look at this I can't get the end to change," Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Monday

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Boxx, Holiday, Chalupny set for international finales

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Boxx will play her final match Oct. 21 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

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Cougars’ Luke Falk sets national passing highs in completions & attempts against Oregon

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Falk's 50 completions bettered the 47 he had against Rutgers, the 37 he had against Wyoming and the 35 he had against California. All rank among the top nine single-game completion totals nationally.

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Oct. 13, 2015

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Photos: Seahawks vs. Lions on Monday Night Football


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