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Border Guards: Canadians try to cross with pieces of meth lab

Border agent sickened by car inspection

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Man threatens people with tomahawk

Police arrest man wielding tomahawk downtown

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B.C. antiques dealer admits to smuggling rhinoceros horns

Smuggler admits bringing ivory horns across border

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John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

The silly tradition is lampooned by the "Last Week Tonight" host.

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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III passes the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.

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RG3 benched: Skins to start Colt McCoy vs. Indy

Robert Griffin III, the 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. demoted to back-up QB in D.C.

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 26

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

Arizona guard Gabe York (1) shoots a free throw during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013.

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Maui Invitational semifinals

It's an Arizona vs. San Diego State Maui Invitational final on Wednesday and you can hear on KPUG starting at 6:30pm

Vancouver Canucks' goalie Ryan Miller (30) is congratulated by Kevin Bieksa (3) after the Canucks' victory 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues in an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in St. Louis.

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Canucks’ Miller makes 20 saves, beats Devils 2-0

Ryan Miller made 20 saves for his second shutout of the season, and the Canucks beat the Devils 2-0 on Tuesday night.

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WWU romps over Multnomah, 108-75

Parker gets career-high 15 rebounds as Vikings roll

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WWU pulls away from San Francisco State, 76-47

Vikings shoot 54.2 percent from floor en route to victory over SF State

Alabama head coach Nick Saban seems frustrated during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Auburn in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

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Bama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St keep playoff rankings

The top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings are unchanged — Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State — heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, center, throws his arms around Richard Sherman (25) and Doug Baldwin before an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Seattle.

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Sherman, Baldwin dig at NFL in press conference

With the help of a cardboard cutout, the Seahawks' Richard Sherman & Doug Baldwin took some digs at the NFL on Tuesday

Newly acquired Boston Red Sox free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval smilies as he and Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington pose with a team jersey as Sandoval is introduced to the media at Fenway Park Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Boston.

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Red Sox finalize agreement with Sandoval

The Red Sox have finalized their five-year contract with third baseman Pablo Sandoval, the first of two big signings

California head coach Sonny Dykes during the second half of an NCAA college football game against California, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz.

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Cal coach praises Pac-12 for admitting mistakes

California coach Sonny Dykes praised the Pac-12 on Tuesday for acknowledging that replay officials erred in overturning two touchdowns

Canucks fans

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Canucks acquire Pedan from Islanders for Mallet

Pedan, a 6-foot-4 Moscow native, has played six games with the American Hockey League's Bridgeport Sound Tigers this season, recording three assists and 51 penalty minutes.

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates with teammates scoring his side's 2nd goal during a Champions League Group F soccer match between APOEL and FC Barcelona at GSP stadium, in Nicosia, Cyprus, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014.

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Messi sets European record with 74 goals

Barcelona's Lionel Messi scored a hat trick to shatter the Champions League goalscoring record on Tuesday by taking his tally in the competition to 74

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Documentary on Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain to air on HBO

The first documentary made with the cooperation of Kurt Cobain's family will be released next year.

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.

Recent Headlines

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B.C. bird flu triggers poultry prevention rules at the border

turkey in snow

If your Christmas dinner plans included uncooked turkey from British Columbia, you’ll need to figure something else out.

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Aldridge out sick against Rockets

Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge walks on the court against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Aldridge leads the Trail Blazers with 22.8 points and 10.7 rebounds a game.

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UW men’s basketball moves up to #13 in this week’s Top 25 National Poll

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, left, hugs guard Andrew Andrews (12) after an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Washington beat San Diego State 49-36.

The Huskies look to stay undefeated tonight when they take on Tulane tonight over on AM 930 KBAI beginning at 7:30pm

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Lions’ Raiola suspended 1 game for stomping on opponent

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola (51) during warm ups before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014.

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has been suspended for one game after he stomped on Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson

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Lightning strike injures 12 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay

Tampa Police Officers talk to spectators after football fans were reportedly taken to the hospital with injuries after a lightning strike near the Raymond James Stadium, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Tampa, Fla.

A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Buccaneers and the Packers.