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4 weeks ago in Entertainment, Sports

John Oliver sends more ‘riff-raff’ to Yankee Stadium

The premium seats are going for cheap, thanks to the "Last Week Tonight" host.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

2 finalists set for last ‘American Idol’ showdown

The "American Idol" series finale airs tonight.

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4 weeks ago in Weird

‘Monster’ alligator killed in Florida hunt

A 780-pound "monster" alligator slain in a Florida hunt and hauled out of the water with a farm tractor falls short of the state record for length, a wildlife official said.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Sean Penn to play ‘grumpy’ character in ‘Angry Birds’

"The Angry Birds Movie," which hits theaters in May, will also feature the vocal talents of Blake Shelton, Josh Gad, "Game of Thrones" star Peter Dinklage, and Charlie XCX.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Toronto manager ignites baseball backlash with ‘dresses’ comment

The manager of the Toronto Blue Jays faced a backlash on Wednesday after saying players might have to "wear dresses" because umpires in Tuesday's game enforced a new slide rule designed to take deliberate contact out of baseball.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Day heads stellar cast to set up a Masters special

If a standout movie is guaranteed by a stellar cast, then the Masters is shaping up as one of the best in recent memory with all of the game's leading players having produced superb form over the past three months.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 weeks ago in National, World

First Syrians leave for U.S. under surge resettlement program

The first Syrian family to move to the U.S. under its speeded-up "surge" resettlement operation has left Jordan for the United States.

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4 weeks ago in National

FAA panel recommends standards for drone flights over people

A Federal Aviation Administration advisory panel on Wednesday recommended that regulators set new rules allowing drones to fly over members of the public if the aircraft meet new standards to minimize the danger of physical injuries from collisions.

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4 weeks ago in National

U.S. readies bank rule on shell companies amid ‘Panama Papers’ fury

The U.S. Treasury Department intends to soon issue a long-delayed rule forcing banks to seek the identities of people behind shell-company account holders, after the "Panama Papers" leak provoked a global uproar over the hiding of wealth via offshore banking devices.

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4 weeks ago in National

Clinton, Sanders turn spiky ahead of New York primary

Hillary Clinton, stung by a string of losses, is testing a new line of attack against rival Bernie Sanders ahead of New York's Democratic primary: sharply questioning his credentials and suggesting he lacks expertise to implement his campaign pledge to break up big banks.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Charlie Sheen under investigation by LAPD ‘threat’ detectives

Police disclosed little else about the investigation, which the LAPD spokesman, officer Mike Lopez, said began with a complaint lodged against the actor on March 31.

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4 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 7

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

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

A Justin Bieber soap opera

Salma Hayek, Ray Romano, James Corden, and Gary Oldman star in a soap opera with dialog written entirely in Justin Bieber lyrics.

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4 weeks ago in Local

New import tariffs could mean good news for Whatcom County aluminum workers

The Alcoa-Intalco smelter near Ferndale is scheduled to severely curtail operations in June, but some speculate if the aluminum market improves, that curtailment could be delayed.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 7

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Everson man accused of coffee stand robbery

Zachary Ranahan has an extensive record--including a conviction for robbing a coffee stand.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Oilers rout Canucks 6-2 in final game at Rexall Place

It was the final NHL game scheduled to be played at Rexall, with the Oilers moving into a new downtown arena in the fall.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

76ers president/general manager Sam Hinkie quits

Hinkie didn't even last three full seasons and leaves the Sixers with the worst record in the league at 10-68.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Grayson Allen staying put, Tyler Ulis opting for NBA Draft

Both players were AP All-America selections. Ulis made the first team, Allen was on the third team.

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14 mins ago in Sports

Leicester wins English title for 1st time in 132-yr history

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Leicester started this season as 5,000-1 outsiders for the title

35 mins ago in Sports

Warriors still hopeful to have Stephen Curry back for Game 3

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Coach Steve Kerr said Monday that the reigning MVP wouldn't be available for Tuesday night's Game 2 with the Warriors up 1-0 in the best-of-seven series with Portland.

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Drake named GNAC Field Athlete of the Week

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Western Washington University senior Bethany Drake improved her school and GNAC record with a throw of 171’ 7” in the Javelin

4 hours ago in Entertainment

Too much ice in your Starbucks?

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A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

2 hours ago in Local Sports

Red hot Seth Smith leads Mariners into Oakland tonight

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First pitch from O.co Coliseum in Oakland is set for 7:05pm. You can hear all the action on KPUG 1170AM beginning at 6:00pm.