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Spieth may be the best putter ever, says Poulter

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U.S. Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth could go down as the greatest putter golf has ever seen.

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IOC expects U.S. 2024 bid despite Boston pullout

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The deadline for applicant city submissions for the 2024 Games is Sept. 15 with Hamburg, Paris, Rome and Budapest already having entered the race.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, July 28.

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Watch NFL rookies react to their ‘Madden 16′ ratings

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Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Amari Cooper, Melvin Gordon and other NFL rookies react to their ratings in the upcoming installment of the storied video game franchise.

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Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox

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The 34-year-old Victorino is a two-time World Series champion, a two-time All-Star and a four-time Gold Glove winne

Local News

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Fewer shoppers visiting from the north; more from the south

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The Canadian dollar's at its lowest point in eleven years.

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Body found in suitcase at SeaTac apartment complex

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A body has been found inside a suitcase at a SeaTac apartment complex.

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True-crime author Ann Rule dies at age 83

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True-crime writer Ann Rule, who wrote more than 30 books, including a profile of her former co-worker, serial killer Ted Bundy, has died at age 83.

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Attorney general gives glowing report to court on education

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The Washington attorney general's office says the state has made so much progress toward fully paying the cost of basic education that the state Supreme Court should dissolve its contempt order.

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Snohomish County pays $620,000 over inmate’s death

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Snohomish County has agreed to pay $620,000 over the death of a severely allergic jail inmate who died after being served oatmeal that contained dairy.

Viral Videos

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Orangutan is a big fan of this mom-to-be

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This pregnant woman's trip to the zoo was a one-of-a-kind experience.

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Swimming with Golden Retrievers

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A day at the lake has gone to the dogs.

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Things you can’t do if you’re not a pro athlete

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Ball players and soccer stars can get away with stuff that the common man just can't.

Entertainment

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‘Empire’ co-stars reportedly engaged

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Trai Byers and Grace Gealey are reportedly engaged to be married just months after reports of their off-screen romance surfaced.

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Melissa McCarthy producing TV series about her rise to fame

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"Friends With Melissa" is inspired by the "Bridesmaids" star's early years as a comedian and writer.

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Griswolds back on the road for family trip in ‘Vacation’

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More than 30 years after his father took him on a road trip to Walley World in "National Lampoon's Vacation,",Rusty Griswold is back with his own family-bonding plans.

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Today in entertainment history: July 28

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

Local Sports

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Eight WWU Viking student-athletes named GNAC FAR Academic Award winners

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Jalbert honored for third time, second for McMullin and Troupe. All have GPAs of 3.85 (4.0 scale) and above

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Goldschmidt homers, scores winning run in Arizona’s 4-3 win

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Paul Goldschmidt hit his 22nd homer of the season in the first inning and scored the go-ahead run in the 10th on Jake Lamb's sacrifice fly as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Monday night.

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Seattle believes struggling Rodney tipping pitches

Seattle Mariners closing pitcher Fernando Rodney throws against the Los Angeles Angels in the ninth inning of an opening day baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, April 6, 2015, in Seattle. Rodney earned the save and the Mariners defeated the Angels 4-1.

Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon thinks struggling reliever Fernando Rodney is tipping his pitches, causing some of his problems.

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Reports: Wilson turns down contract worth $21 million a year

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Mike Florio from ProFootballTalk.com is reporting that quarterback Russell Wilson has turned down a contract worth nearly $21 million dollars a year.

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DeAndre Yedlin on Tottenham roster for MLS All-Star Game

Seattle Sounders' DeAndre Yedlin looks to pass during an MLS soccer match against the Los Angeles Galaxy, Monday, July 28, 2014, in Seattle.

Tottenham will play a group of MLS All-Stars that includes Clint Dempsey

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AP source: Cavs trade Haywood, Miller to Blazers

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The Cavs have been shopping Haywood's expiring $10.5 million contract deal for weeks and worked out a deal with the Blazers

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Bells avoid sweep, beat Rogues 9-4

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The Bells magic number is 7 for the Western Division Crown.

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Post 7 falls to Lakeside at state tournament

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AJ Block's two-run double in the third inning opened the scoring for Lakeside and they never looked back in the victory.

Hottie of the Day

July 28, 2015

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Photos: Cascade Radio Group Night with the Bellingham Bells!

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Check out our first pitchers, the crowd, Dinger and more from Joe Martin Field!

PHOTOS: Check out the Seahawks visit to Bellingham!

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Whatcom County welcomed the Seahawks 12-Tour to Bellingham. Go Hawks!

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