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National Sports

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TNF: Saints take over first after first road win

New Orleans Saints' Drew Brees warms up before an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

The 4-4 Saints piled up 375 yards to snap a seven-game losing streak on the road that dated back to last November.

in Sports

NCAA denies Georgia’s appeal of Gurley suspension

Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 35-32.

The NCAA has upheld its four-game suspension of Georgia tailback Todd Gurley.

in Sports

Knicks spoil James’ homecoming

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) brings the ball up against Maccabi Tel Aviv in the second quarter of a preseason exhibition basketball game Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Cleveland.

The New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.

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Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) signs autographs after an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State beat Syracuse 59-3.

Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.

in Sports, Viral Videos

Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

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The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

Local News

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Ferguson, Missouri sparks local police panel

Protesters yell at police wearing riot gear Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Racial tensions have run high in in the predominantly black city of Ferguson following the shooting death by police of Michael Brown, 18, an unarmed black man.

Local police organizations and ACLU discuss military equipment

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Washington launches health exchange for businesses

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Small businesses have new health coverage options

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Saint Joseph sets example for medicare care

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PeaceHealth medicare readmission rates below national average

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Skagit judge says guests OK at farmworker housing

Last year berry pickers picketed pay and conditions at Sakuma Brothers Farm.

Workers win ruling against Sakuma Farms

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Cheaper airfair in Bellingham

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Airfare decreases at Bellingham Airport

Viral Videos

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

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The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

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There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

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The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

in Viral Videos

‘Thriller’ in 20 different styles

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Just in time for Halloween, this creepy Michael Jackson classic is redone in 20 completely different styles.

in Lifestyle, Viral Videos

WATCH: A room with a $95M view

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NYC's tallest apartment building isn't open yet but it already boasts an impressive view with a whopping price tag.

Entertainment

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 31

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

in Entertainment

PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

in Entertainment

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

Local Sports

in Local Sports

Canucks beat Canadiens

Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33), of Sweden, talks with Alexander Edler (23), of Sweden, during a timeout in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Phoenix Coyotes Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Coyotes defeated the Canucks 1-0.

Vancouver bounced back from a blown lead and beat Montreal 3-2 on Thursday night.

in Local Sports

No.9 Vikings swept at No.15 NNU

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The Vikings fell to 17-5 overall and 10-3 in GNAC play.

in Local Sports

WWU soccer: men & women win

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The WWU men beat South Dakota School of Mines & the women beat Northwest Nazarene.

in Local Sports

Prep football week 9 scoreboard

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All the scores from around the Northwest Conference.

in Local Sports

Sounders to face F.C. Dallas in conference semi-finals

FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

The Sounders went 2-1 against Dallas in the regular season.

in Local Sports

Husky women picked to finish 5th

Washington's Kelsey Plum walks up court against California in an NCAA women's basketball game Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Seattle.

The University of Washington Husky women’s basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the Pac-12 for the 2014-15 season.

in Local Sports

Marysville gives football trophy to Oak Harbor

A sign at Marysville Pilchuck High School promotes conference days in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, the afternoon after a morning shooting in the school's cafeteria. Officials announced that the school would be closed all next week.

The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1tGnQ3B ) Tomahawk and Wildcat players hugged, shared pizza and played catch on the field at Oak Harbor together.

in Local Sports

Seattle picks up 2015 option on Hisashi Iwakuma

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, June 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

The Mariners announced Thursday that Iwakuma's $7 million option was vested based on his on-field performance

Hottie of the Day

Oct. 31, 2014

What's New on KPUG

VIDEO: Raiders at Seahawks preview

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Pete Prisco and Pat Kirwan from CBS Sports preview the NFL matchup between Oakland and Seattle.

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