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National Sports

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Cheapest Super Bowl XLIX tickets more than $8K

A woman takes a photo of Roman numerals for Super Bowl XLIX Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in downtown Phoenix. The New England Patriots face the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday in Glendale, Ariz.

For the past few years, the Super Bowl has become a lucrative business for ticket brokers

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Dominos delivery guy crashes Legion of Boom photo shoot

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For a 20-year-old pizza shop employee, this was 10 of the best minutes of his life.

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Super Bowl XLIX countdown continues as teams hit the field

The Super Bowl XLIX logo is displayed on the University of Phoenix Stadium before the Pro Bowl Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. The venue will also host Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

Safety Earl Thomas is the only player listed as questionable on the Seahawks' injury report. Thomas participated in full practice as he tries to play through a dislocated shoulder suffered in the NFC title game.

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Porcupine predicts Super Bowl winner

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He's been right the last three years. Can Teddy Bear the porcupine go four-for-four?

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Lawmaker again takes aim at NFL tax status

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Days before the Super Bowl, a lawmaker is again sponsoring a bill that would punt the NFL's tax exemption.

Local News

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B’ham Hawk Fans to create giant lighted human 12

Lights on a downtown Seattle building form a giant figure "12" in honor of Seattle Seahawks' fans and the team's success Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Seattle. The Russell Investments Center, at 1301 Second Ave., coordinated with building tenants to strategically close window blinds to light the number twelve, honoring the team's "12th Man," on the west-facing side of the 42-story building on Wednesday and will do so again on Friday. The Seahawks play the New Orleans Saints Saturday in an NFC divisional playoff game.

The Seattle Seahawks play in the super bowl Sunday… but Whatcom county 12’s are already showing their support.

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Dave Matthews raises 12th man flag on Seattle Space Needle

Musician Dave Matthews, right, poses for photos with his wife, Ashley Harper, second from right, after Matthews raised the Seattle Seahawks 12th Man flag, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, on the roof of the Space Needle in Seattle. The Seahawks will face the New England Patriots in NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

Musician and Seahawks fan Dave Matthews raised the 12th man flag Thursday on top of the Seattle Space Needle

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Decision looms over captive orca, but fate of Lolita unclea

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For years, animal activists have campaigned to free a killer whale that was captured from Puget Sound waters in 1970.

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House passes judicial review of mental health decisions

A sidewalk outside the Legislative building is bustling with people on the first day of the 2014 session of the Washington state Legislature, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.

The Washington state House unanimously passed a bill that will allow family members to ask a judge to review cases.

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Supplemental budget passes Washington House

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The Washington state House has approved a spending bill on items requiring immediate attention, from natural disasters to social services.

Viral Videos

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Babies going through tunnels

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You have to see these kids react to the magic of underground transportation.

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Porcupine predicts Super Bowl winner

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He's been right the last three years. Can Teddy Bear the porcupine go four-for-four?

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Teacher’s ‘Uptown Funk’ dance gets an A+

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A theater teacher at a Dallas high school proves he - and his students - have got some serious moves.

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WATCH: History’s most talked about Super Bowl commercials

This image provided by Snickers actress Betty White in an advertisement for Snickers to air during the 2010 Super Bowl. White has been voted the Entertainer of the Year by members of The Associated Press.

We've rounded up the thirteen most memorable Super Bowl commercials. Which one is your favorite?

Entertainment

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 30

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A look back on some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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Dominos delivery guy crashes Legion of Boom photo shoot

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For a 20-year-old pizza shop employee, this was 10 of the best minutes of his life.

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Lee Daniels wants Denzel on ‘Empire’

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The Hollywood moviemaker wants the Oscar winner to join the cast for a cameo appearance.

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‘Downton Abbey’ ending after 6 seasons

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The period drama, which was first broadcast in 2010, will reportedly draw to a close this year.

Local Sports

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California snaps 6-game skid, 76-67 over Washington State

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Tyrone Wallace scored 21 of his 26 points in the first half

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WWU women win on the road, men fall at home

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The WWU women were victorious on the road Thursday night, while the men couldn't finish a comeback at home

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Sabonis, Karnowski lead No. 3 Gonzaga past Portland 64-46

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The Zags broke open a close game with a 21-2 run midway through the second half

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Lynch gives most extensive answers of Super Bowl week

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch answers a question during an interview for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Phoenix. The Seahawks play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

After a couple of days of giving only scripted answers, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch had his most extensive comments of Super Bowl week. Despite this, his "Beast Mode" gear is flying off the shelves.

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Seattle signs C John Baker to minor-league deal

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The Seattle Mariners have signed catcher John Baker to a minor-league deal with an invite to spring training.

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Hawks miffed about HGH tests

Seattle Seahawks' Earl Thomas answers a question at a news conference for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Phoenix. The Seahawks play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

According to an ESPN.com report, Seattle Seahawks' safety Earl Thomas and other players were annoyed about the NFL randomly selecting Thomas for HGH testing.

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WWU men host Alaska Anchorage, women on road trip.

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The Viking women visit Montana State Billings. The men host Alaska Anchorage, hear coverage on our sister station AM930 KBAI & www.930kbai.com.

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Carroll: Refs to use hand signal for ineligible receiver

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll answers a question during an interview for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Phoenix. The Seahawks play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015.

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says the referees will use hand signals to indicate clearly when normally eligible receivers check in the Super Bowl as ineligible, a technique the Patriots have used in the postseason.

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Jan. 30, 2015

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VIDEO: Seahawks or Patriots? EA SPORTS Madden 15 Super Bowl Prediction

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EA Sports has simulated the Super Bowl matchup of 2015 with Madden 15 in order to predict a winner.

Dewey Griffin Ski and Snowboard Report

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