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World Series: Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals in Game 1

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner talks to the media before baseball practice Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Kansas City Royals will host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 21.

The San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night's World Series opener.

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AP sources: Rice’s appeal hearing set for Nov. 5-6

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Two people familiar with the situation say a hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6.

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Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

Dallas Cowboys Michael Sam walks on the field before the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player .

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Durant struggling to deal with injury

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant answers questions at a news conference in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Durant said he’s been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a Jones fracture in his right foot. The reigning NBA MVP spoke to the media Tuesday morning for the first time since the injury.

Thunder forward Kevin Durant says he has been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a broken bone in his right foot.

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World Series opener tonight on KPUG

FILE - At left, in an Aug. 3, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Royals' James Shields works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. At right, also in an Aug. 3, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets in New York. The Giants take aim on their third World Series title in five years when Bumgarner starts Game 1 against "Big Game James" Shields and the Royals, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City.

Madison Bumgarner gets the call for the Giants, who are trying to become the first National League team to win three World Series titles in a five-year span since the St. Louis Cardinals of 1942-46. The Royals, back in the Series for the first time since winning the title in 1985, counter with James Shields.

Local News

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Exorcise caution when shopping this Halloween season

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Some common sense can save you a big headache this Halloween season.

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Suspect in fatal Oak Harbor shooting arrested in Bellingham

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The suspect in a fatal Oak Harbor shooting is arrested in Bellingham.

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Local unemployment holds steady

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Whatcom County unemployment doesn't budge

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Warm Sunday sets record

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75 degree day passes 1987 record

Viral Videos

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WATCH: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Halloween house

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The decorations and synchronized light display on this house is so impressive, we won't even ask for candy.

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Brad Pitt in ‘Furby’

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What if the WWII tank movie was remade with the furry toys?

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: College mascots ‘Shake It Off’ parody

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Big Ten mascots show off their dance moves to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off."

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If ‘WALL-E’ was a Christopher Nolan film

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Take a look at Pixar's "Wall-E" reimagined as if it was created by the director of "The Dark Knight."

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WATCH: ‘Stingtones’

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What if Sting recorded your cell phone ringtone - or, even better - your voicemail message?

Entertainment

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 22

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

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Bryan Cranston laughs off ‘Breaking Bad’ toy controversy

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A Florida mom wants action figures from the popular series banned from Toys 'R' Us stores.

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Jimmy Fallon penning picture book

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Fallon's daughter Winnie Rose has inspired the picture book, which will hit store shelves this summer.

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My Little Pony coming to the big screen

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The tiny ponies are coming to big screen, and are set to make their movie debut in 2017.

Local Sports

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Aldridge leads Blazers over Nuggets with 20 points

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Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.

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Stars hold off Canucks to win 6-3

Dallas Stars head coach Lindy Ruff looks on from the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Dallas.

The Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night.

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WWU Golf: Women 2nd at Sonoma St. Men 8th at CSUMB Invitational

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Viking women place second at Sonoma State Invitational. Vikings’ Jenn Paul ties for third in medalist play. WWU Men 8th at CSUMB Invitational. Western’s Hatch ties for 11th, Schrader ties for 13th in medalist play.

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Troy Williams take all 1st team reps for UW

Washington quarterback Troy Williams drops to pass during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

According to Adam Jude from The Seattle Times UW redshirt freshman quarterback, Troy Williams, took all the first teams snaps in practice.

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Parents’ brawl gets teams banned from playoffs

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Two Seattle-area youth football teams for players 9 and 10 years old have been banned from the playoffs — not for anything they've done wrong, but because of their parents.

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WWU men place league-high four on GNAC Pre-season hoop all-star team

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Anye Turner, Jeffrey Parker, Joey Schneider and Ricardo Maxwell selected from the number 9 Vikings squad.

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WWU awards and action Monday

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Men's and women's golf both playing in California tournaments

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Idzik says Harvin trade could be ‘coup’ for Jets

New York Jets wide receiver Percy Harvin, right, works out for the first time since his trade from Seattle during NFL football practice in Florham Park, N.J., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.

The Jets and Seattle Seahawks agreed to the deal on Friday and completed it the next day, with New York sending a conditional draft pick to Seattle.

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