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Foreclosure rates in Whatcom County decrease

Fewer Whatcom County Homes are facing foreclosure.

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Nine Bellingham Bells honored on All-West Coast League teams

Starting Pitcher Andrew Kemmerer was named to the All-WCL First Team while catcher Bronson Larsen was named to the All-WCL Second Team.

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Manziel to miss Browns’ final 2 exhibitions with elbow issue

Browns coach Mike Pettine said the second-year QB will miss not only this Saturday's game at Tampa Bay but Cleveland's preseason finale at Chicago on Sept. 3.

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Messi is “Best Player in Europe” as Barcelona gets favorable draw in Champions League groups

The Barcelona star beat Luis Suarez, his teammate at the Champions League winner, and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo in a Europe-wide poll of journalists.

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Mariners send struggling closer Fernando Rodney to Cubs

The 38-year-old Rodney had been designated for assignment by Seattle last Sunday.

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Washington announces Quevyn Winters has left team

The 2014-15 season was Winters only season as a Husky, appearing in 27 games with one start. The 6-foot-5 guard averaged 3.4 points and 1.3 rebounds per game.

Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager, right, is congratulated by teammates after hitting a solo home run off Oakland Athletics pitcher Jon Lester during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. The Mariners won 2-1.

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Struggling Kyle Seager rested by Mariners

Seager is hitting .254 with 18 home runs and 49 RBIs, but is batting just .196 in August.

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Americans add 2 golds at worlds from Felix and Taylor

Noticeably absent from the medals party early on at the worlds, the U.S. made a big push thanks to Felix and Taylor capturing gold, while Justin Gatlin finished runner-up to Usain Bolt in the 200.

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49ers GM: Ahmad Brooks remains on the team

Brooks was sent home from Denver on Thursday morning after a Santa Clara County grand jury charged him with misdemeanor sexual battery.

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M’s begin road series against White Sox tonight on KPUG

Coverage from Chicago begins at 4:00 p.m. with the pregame show and 5:10 p.m. first pitch on KPUG 1170.

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Taking down Usain Bolt is not easy, but a cameraman gives it a try

Bolt taken down by a cameraman on a Segway following his latest gold-medal performance.

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Wilson says he did not have a concussion in NFC title game

Wilson in on the cover of the latest issue of Rolling Stone speaks out about his faith, the Seahawks and Ciara.

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longer

General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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When Congress returns from vacation, budget fight looms

The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.

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Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka ‘Chocolate Thunder’ has died

Dawkins spent parts of 14 seasons in the NBA with Philadelphia, New Jersey, Utah and Detroit. He averaged 12 points and 6.1 rebounds in 726 career regular-season games.

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WATCH: 60 years of ‘Guinness World Records’

That's a lot of years of documenting unique records.

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MTV VMAs: Tears, chaos, and music history

The Executive Producer of the MTV Video Music Awards looks back at the craziest and the most unpredictable moments in the ceremony's history.

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Report: Marshawn Lynch appeal hearing canceled

A league source confirmed the NFL expects Lynch to comply with their media access policy going forward.

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Christmas in August: Walmart’s holiday layaway comes early

It's the latest sign of retailers getting more aggressive about grabbing holiday shoppers early.

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Foreclosure rates in Whatcom County decrease

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Fewer Whatcom County Homes are facing foreclosure.

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Nine Bellingham Bells honored on All-West Coast League teams

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Bellingham Bells mascot Dinger. (Photo -Doug Lange)

Starting Pitcher Andrew Kemmerer was named to the All-WCL First Team while catcher Bronson Larsen was named to the All-WCL Second Team.

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Manziel to miss Browns’ final 2 exhibitions with elbow issue

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Browns coach Mike Pettine said the second-year QB will miss not only this Saturday's game at Tampa Bay but Cleveland's preseason finale at Chicago on Sept. 3.

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Messi is “Best Player in Europe” as Barcelona gets favorable draw in Champions League groups

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The Barcelona star beat Luis Suarez, his teammate at the Champions League winner, and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo in a Europe-wide poll of journalists.

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Mariners send struggling closer Fernando Rodney to Cubs

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.

The 38-year-old Rodney had been designated for assignment by Seattle last Sunday.