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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here’s a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Friday, Sept. 4.

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Preview: Deutsche Bank Championship

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The 2015 FedExCup Playoffs continue with the second leg in Boston, Massachusetts at TPC Boston where the top 100 in the standings will dwindle down to 70 for the BMW Championship.

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U.S. Open: Murray rallies, Wawrinka avoids upset, Halep advances

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Andy Murray rallied from down two sets to win his second-round match at the U.S. Open. The third-seeded Murray beat…

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Pats owner Kraft says Tom Brady is of the “highest integrity”

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Kraft says Brady is of the "highest integrity" and represents everything that is great about football and the NFL.

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Owner: American Pharoah will race again

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Ahmed Zayat tweeted Thursday he has "decided to continue to race American Pharoah! The champ deserves another chance!"

Local News

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Dozens of dogs, cats, chinchillas seized from Seattle home

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Seattle Police say they have seized more than 40 animals from squalid conditions in a Seattle home.

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Washington Supreme Court rules against Backpage.com

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The Washington Supreme Court has ruled in favor of three young girls who sued Backpage.com after they were sold as prostitutes on the site.

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Firefighters work to control Washington wildfires

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Fire officials say they're making progress on Washington's massive wildfires in central in eastern Washington, but warmer drier weather is expected to make things more challenging over the next few days.

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Indicted state auditor gets new lawyer Bellingham residents know

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Seattle white collar criminal defense attorney Angelo Calfo is taking over.

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New indictment adds charges against state auditor Kelley

Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley speaks at a news conference, Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Tacoma, Wash. Earlier in the day, Kelley entered a not guilty plea to a federal grand jury indictment on charges of filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of stolen property.

A new indictment from a federal grand jury on Thursday added money laundering and tax evasion to a long list of charges against Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Stephen Colbert takes on Jeb Bush’s VIP ticket offer

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For a $3 campaign donation, you can enter a raffle for a VIP ticket to the very first "Late Show With Stephen Colbert." Great idea ... but maybe you should have asked the show host first.

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How to make work better

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Some of these tips are actually helpful ... but mostly they're just hilarious.

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WATCH: Marshawn Lynch sells Skittles on EVINE live

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The Seatt;e Seahawks star running back is pitching Skittles on a TV shopping network

Entertainment

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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

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A long holiday weekend is the perfect time to binge watch.

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Ed Skrein takes over driving seat in ‘The Transporter Refueled’

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Action thriller franchise "The Transporter" is back with a fourth installment and a new star, with British actor Ed Skrein stepping into the black suit of lead character, former special ops mercenary Frank Martin.

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Disney unveils Star Wars toys amid marketing blitz

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The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force".

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 4

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

Local Sports

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Prep football season gets underway tonight

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Radio game tonight has Lynden visiting King's on AM790 KGMI

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Sims leads Shock past Storm 85-67 for sixth-straight win

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Odyssey Sims had 24 points and four assists to lead the Tulsa Shock to an 85-67 victory over the Seattle Storm on Thursday night.

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Lockett’s early TD sends Seattle to 31-21 win over Oakland

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Tyler Lockett scored his third touchdown of the preseason on a 63-yard reception from Russell Wilson

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Report: Seattle Arena gets design approved

FILE -- In this June 14, 2012, file photo, investor Chris Hansen speaks to supporters of a proposal for a new NBA arena during a rally in Seattle. The NBA's rejection of a bid by Hansen to move the Sacramento Kings to Seattle was voted among the state’s top news stories of 2013 by Associated Press member editors.

Despite the relatively good news, the council may not address the issue by the end of 2015.

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Fallen Giant: Former Husky Lincecum facing 5 months of rehab after surgery

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Lincecum had surgery on his left hip Thursday and will begin range of motion exercises Friday.

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WWU Soccer: Viking men earn draw; Women open with 1-0 OT win

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Senior Sawyer Preston scored in the 66th minute to tie against nationally ranked Cal State L.A. Senior Catherine Miles scored five minutes into overtime to give the 14th ranked women a season-opening 1-0 triumph over Cal Baptist.

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Petersen returns to Boise as Huskies face No. 23 Broncos

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"I think when a game is billed as the biggest game in school history, I don't think you have to do a lot of describing," Petersen said. "I think using those words just take care of it."

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UW officially announces naming deal with Alaska Airlines for Husky Stadium Field

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Alaska Airlines will reportedly pay the University of Washington $41 million over 10 years

Hottie of the Day

Sept. 4, 2015

What's New on KPUG

Prep football is back on KPUG & KGMI

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Our broadcast schedule begins Friday with Lynden at King’s on KGMI & Kamiakin at Ferndale Saturday on KPUG.

Photos: Seahawks Training Camp

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Check out our photos from Seattle Seahawks training camp!

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