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A man walks past the venue where FIFA officials met members of the Qatar 2022 local organizing committee to discuss matters relating to the rescheduling of the World Cup from summer to winter, in Doha, Qatar, Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015. A FIFA task force has recommended playing the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in November and December to avoid the summer heat. Temperatures in the Gulf emirate routinely top 104 degrees when the World Cup traditionally kicks off in June.

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FIFA rejects lawmakers’ call to re-run Qatar World Cup vote

FIFA has rejected a call by European lawmakers to re-run the vote which chose Qatar as 2022 World Cup host.

President Barack Obama holds a New England Patriots team jersey, flanked by New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, left, and team owner Robert Kraft, right, as he welcomed the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots, Thursday, April 23, 2015, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, to honor the team and their Super Bowl XLIX victory.

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Obama honors Patriots for Super Bowl win, community service

President Barack Obama is honoring the New England Patriots for winning the Super Bowl despite a "huge distraction and media circus."

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Monte Walton resigns as Ferndale boys basketball coach

Ferndale AD Vic Randall tell KPUG he and Walton had been having discussions about communication issues before the resignation.

This image released by Lionsgate shows Michiel Huisman, left, and Blake Lively in a scene from "The Age of Adaline."

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REVIEW: ‘Age of Adaline’ rips off Nicholas Sparks

An impeccably dressed Nicholas Sparks rip off, "The Age of Adaline" follows a woman trapped forever at the age of 29. Vampire? If only!

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Loretta Lynch makes history as first black woman to serve as attorney general

Now U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York, she will replace Eric Holder, who announced his resignation last year.

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Canucks turn to Ryan Miller for game 5 tonight

The puck drops between the Canucks and Flames at 7pm at Rogers Arena.

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#TBT: Pac-Man defined ’80s arcades

THROWBACK THURSDAY: A look back at a big Thursday in Hollywood history.

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Date set for 2015 Koenen Foundation youth football camp

The Koenen-Locker NFL Youth Football Camp is a free annual camp intended to help local youth learn the fundamentals of football in a safe & healthy environment

Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Landon Donovan, left, battles for the ball with Seattle Sounders defender Chad Marshall, right, during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Seattle.

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Seattle’s Marshall, Colorado’s Sarvas each suspended by MLS

Marshall will sit out Sunday when the SoundersFC host rival Portland.

This combo of booking photos released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, show WNBA players Brittney Griner, left, and her fiancee Glory Johnson. The couple were arrested Wednesday, April 22, 2015, on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct following a fight at their home in a Phoenix suburb. The two 24-year-olds were booked into jail in Phoenix following their arrests and later released. The pair announced their engagement late last summer.

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Police: WNBA’s Griner, fiancee Glory Johnson arrested

Goodyear, AZ police spokeswoman Lisa Kutis says officers arrested Griner and Johnson after a fight between the couple turned physical. Kutis said no weapons were involved and that neither required hospital care for their minor injuries.

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Paul Walker’s ‘Fast & Furious’ car up for auction

The speedy piece of movie memorabilia will go up for sale next month.

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Heisman winner Marcus Mariota immortalized in meat

The Oregon QB gets his very own life-sized SUBWAY sculpture.

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Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard named NBA defensive player of year

Leonard is just the sixth forward to lead the league in steals per game since the NBA started tracking the statistic 42 years ago.

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American hostage held by al Qaeda inadvertently killed in U.S. operation

Warren Weinstein, held captive since 2011, was apparently killed during drone strikes on an al Qaeda compound.

Oscar Isaac, left, and Alicia Vikander, attend a special screening of "Ex Machina" at the Crosby Street Hotel on Monday, April 6, 2015, in New York.

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REVIEW: ‘Ex Machina’ dares you to look away

"Ex Machina" will linger like a dream you just can't shake. It's smart, seductive and wickedly funny.

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Olsen twins ‘clueless’ about ‘Fuller House’

The beloved sitcom launched the twins' acting careers when it debuted in 1987.

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Last Grateful Dead shows to become pay-per-view event

The "Fare Thee Well" shows set for July 3-5.

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Hawaii gets its own Spam

HONOLULU (AP) — Spam isn’t just junk email. To an older generation, Spam is canned meat that fed American G-I’s.…

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High school scores from Wednesday

Bellingham softball beats Friday Harbor by 15

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Robert Downey, Jr. walks out on TV interview

The "Avengers" star suddenly stopped an interview when his checkered past came up.

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Seahawks, Sounders & Pete Carroll shine in front of over 15 thousand youngsters at We Day Seattle

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Team members of the Seattle Seahawks, inspire 15,000 students at We Day Seattle at the KeyArena at Seattle Center on April 23, 2015. Photo Credit: Jim McMeachin/Free The Children

The event brought together students and educators from over 500 schools that are taking action on local and global causes that are important to them.

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Mariners place Iwakuma on 15-day disabled list

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LHP Lucas Luetge recalled from AAA Tacoma

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Billboard suggests Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs in the line of fire for ‘Rush Hour 4′

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Is this a prank or is Puff Daddy replacing Chris Tucker in the fourth installment of the franchise?

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Yost insists Royals not to blame for string of fights

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Chicago White Sox's Jeff Samardzija, center, fights with Kansas City Royals players during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Chicago.

Yost spoke before Friday's game against the Chicago White Sox, a day after the teams were involved in a benches-clearing melee that resulted in five players being ejected. It could also lead to discipline from the league.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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