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Delta flight turns back after striking bird

Officials with the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport say a Delta Air Lines flight headed from Seattle to Hong Kong has turned back and landed safely after striking a bird.

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22 cases of West Nile virus in Washington, 1 death

State health officials say there were 22 cases of West Nile virus in humans this season and one death. That's about double the total number of cases last year.

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6 workers injured in explosion at dam in Washington state

Officials with the Grant Public Utility District say six employees have been injured in an explosion at Priest Rapids Dam on the Columbia River.

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WWU roundup

A summary of Thursday night's action for the volleyball, along with the women's and men's soccer teams.

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Former Husky Hau’oli Kikaha riding wave of early success in New Orleans

Not only has the 6-foot-3, 246-pound Kikaha posted three sacks in his first four NFL games, but he's also forced a pair of fumbles — both of which resulted in turnovers — and has been in on 26 tackles.


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Woman blames Costco for home’s crumbling foundation

Nikki Penny told KING-5 news she blames the construction of Bellingham's Costco. Her problems began, she says, after they started clearing land to build.

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Murray urges congress to take action on gun control

What will it take for congress to adopt simple, common-sense gun reforms? That was the question posed by Washington Senator…

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He’s a Dawg, Sehome’s Taylor Rapp makes it official

The star defensive back announced his signing via Twitter Wednesday.


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Seattle relishing consistency of kicker Steven Hauschka

Hauschka is 10 of 10 on field goals, including hitting a pair of 50-yarders in last Monday's 13-10 win over Detroit. Hauschka became the first Seattle kicker to make two 50-yard kicks in the same game since Josh Brown in 2007.


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Chirinos 2-run homer leads Rangers over Blue Jays 5-3

Yovani Gallardo (1-0) allowed two runs and four hits in five innings, improving to 4-0 with a 1.78 ERA in four career starts against Toronto.


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Does offensive lineman Alvin Bailey want out of Seattle?

Bailey has appeared in every game this season, but with no starts


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‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure

In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.


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Americans jump out to another lead in Presidents Cup

Phil Mickelson and Zach Johnson won the only match that reached the 18th hole


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‘Like’ it or not, changes are coming to Facebook

The social network is launching a pilot test of "Reactions," which will allow users to express a range of emotions including love, happiness, anger, and sadness.


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Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure

The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.


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Volkswagen CEO faces tough questions in congressional hearing

Volkswagen's cheating on emissions with the use of software in diesel cars was not a corporate decision, but something that "individuals did," its U.S. chief executive says.


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McCarthy drops out of race for House speaker, election postponed

McCarthy had been the favorite to be selected as the official party choice to replace John Boehner.


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Neil Patrick Harris writing children’s books

The "How I Met Your Mother" star is penning a new series called "The Magic Misfits."


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Janet Jackson, Chicago, Steve Miller, and NIN among Rock Hall nominees

Cheap Trick, The Smiths, and Chaka Khan are also among those nominated.


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Taraji P. Henson: ‘Empire’ feud rumors are ‘silly’

“Empire” stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard have branded rumors of an on-set feud “silly”. The pair play former…

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This weekend’s sports schedule


Here's a look at some of this weekend's big sporting events.

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This week’s best sports shots


Here's a look at some of the big moments and best plays this week.

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Cosby to be deposed in sexual abuse lawsuit


Bill Cosby was expected to testify under oath in a lawsuit brought by a woman accusing the veteran comedian of sexual abuse.

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Making headlines this week


Here's a look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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OPENING WEEKEND: Biopic ‘Steve Jobs’ competes against ‘Pan,’ ‘The Walk’


Here's a look at the movies set to open nationwide this weekend.