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3 weeks ago in Music

Celine Dion’s husband, René Angélil, dies after cancer battle

René Angélil, the husband of award-winning Canadian singer Celine Dion, died on Thursday at the age of 73 after a long battle with cancer, Dion announced.


3 weeks ago in National

Obama will focus on criminal justice reform, cancer research in final year

The areas are relatively rare areas of common ground between Obama and the Republican-controlled Congress, part of a push to promote his priorities as attention turns to the race to replace him in the November presidential election.


3 weeks ago in Music

Private ceremony planned for David Bowie

David Bowie will be remembered in a private ceremony, his family said, thanking fans for their support after the British rock star's death from cancer on Sunday but repeating requests for privacy.


3 weeks ago in Weird

‘Grandpa gang’ guilty of biggest burglary in English history

Three men were found guilty in the largest burglary in English history, a daring raid led by ringleaders in their twilight years.


3 weeks ago in National

Friendly no more: Trump, Cruz erupt in bitter fight at Republican debate

The New York billionaire and the Texas senator appeared to have a split decision by the end of the night, a sign that for all the bluster, little took place that could derail Trump from his lead position with a contest in Iowa on Feb. 1 to begin the search for a Republican presidential nominee.


3 weeks ago in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.


3 weeks ago in Local

Bellingham burglaries multiplying

They’ve been happening in the afternoon and early evening in the Birchwood and Columbia neighborhoods and began around Thanksgiving.


3 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Jan. 15

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


3 weeks ago in Viral Videos

Every dog, ever

Man's best friend ... they are nothing if not consistent.


3 weeks ago in Local

Ride the Ducks is back in action following fatal September crash

Ducks are returning to the streets and waterways of Seattle.


3 weeks ago in Local

New legislation looks to regulate police body camera footage

Proposed legislation in Olympia looks to regulate police body camera footage.


3 weeks ago in Local

Whatcom County researcher accused of fraud

A Whatcom County researcher looking for ways to convert cow manure into electricity is accused of faking data when he worked at Washington State University.


3 weeks ago in Local

Bellingham man robbed at knife point; suspect in custody

Investigators say Kolya Daughs has a criminal record stretching back to 2008.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan 15

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Drechsel has career night as WWU sets a school record

Western Washington redshirt freshman Trey Drechsel scored a career-high 27 points to lead the Vikings to a victory over Concordia Thursday evening in a Great Northwest Athletic Conference men's basketball game at Whatcom Pavilion.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Report: 2A football-only league coming

According to David Krueger of the Everett Herald, a 12-team football-only 2A league is in the works and will include all four 2A Whatcom County high schools.


4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Emery 3-pointer lifts BYU over No. 25 Gonzaga 69-68

Nick Emery hit a 3-pointer with 1:38 left for the lead and BYU hung on to beat No. 25 Gonzaga 69-68 on Thursday night. It was the only basket of the game for Emery.


4 weeks ago in Local Sports

No. 18 Arizona overpowers Washington for 99-67 win

Mark Anderson scored 21 points, Kaleb Tarczewski had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 18 overpowered Washington for a 99-67 victory Thursday night.


4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Hold leads Arizona State past Washington State 84-73

Tra Holder scored 20 points, helping Arizona State and coach Bobby Hurley pick up their first Pac-12 win of the season with an 84-73 win over Washington State on Thursday night.


4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Kuznetsov shines, Capitals beat Canucks 4-1

Kuznetsov scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season and set up Tom Wilson on a night the Capitals got a rare goal from defenseman Karl Alzner and 29 saves from Braden Holtby.

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