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4 weeks ago in Local

Forest Service cleaning lead-contaminated soil in Washington

Engineers estimate the project will cost $780,000.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Alaska Air is buying Virgin America

Alaska is now the biggest carrier on the West Coast.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Hamels, Rangers win with 1 hit, beat Hernandez, Mariners

Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager homered early for the Mariners, but midgame mistakes cost Seattle the lead in the debut of manager Scott Servais.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Duke’s Brandon Ingram declares for NBA Draft after 1 season

Brandon Ingram has made it official — he's the latest one-and-done player to come through Duke.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

CHAMPS: Villanova’s Kris Jenkins hits buzzer beater to top UNC

Villanova wins their first national title since 1985, when the Wildcats shocked Georgetown.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Lubbock Christian completes perfect season with 78-73 win over Alaska Anchorage 

The Seawolves, out of the GNAC, split their season series with Western Washington University.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Shaq, Iverson, Yao lead Hall of Fame class of 2016

Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson, Tom Izzo and modern-day basketball pioneers Yao Ming and Sheryl Swoopes headline the 2016 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class announced Monday.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Arizona hires Adia Barnes as next women’s basketball coach

Barnes played 12 seasons in the WNBA, winning a championship with the Seattle Storm in 2004.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

NCAA: Brotherly battle between Jenkins, Britt for national title

Tip-off between North Carolina vs. Villanova is scheduled for 6:19pm tonight. Hear all the action on KPUG 1170AM.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘The Shining’ sequel coming to the big screen

The sequel to Stanley Kubrick's '80s horror classic will concentrate on the life of Danny Torrance, the son of writer Jack Torrance, famously played by Jack Nicholson, years after the events in the Overlook Hotel.

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4 weeks ago in Lifestyle, National

Tax filers can still get professional help

If you are among the 35 percent of taxpayers who do not file until the final two weeks or blow the deadline altogether, here is what you need to know about getting some last-minute professional help.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Three Vikings named GNAC Athletes of the Week

Softball player Kali Patterson and Alex Donigian and Bethany Drake for Track & Field were named GNAC Athletes of the Week

State Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, left, one of the authors of a bill to raise California's minimum wage, is hugged by Sen. Ben Hueso, D-San Diego, as the Senate voted on the bill, Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. The bill, SB3, to gradually raise the state's minimum wage to a nation-leading $15 an hour by 2022, was approved by both houses of the Legislature and sent to Gov. Jerry Brown. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

4 weeks ago in National

California governor signs $15-an-hour minimum wage into law

California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday signed into a law a bill gradually raising the minimum wage from $10 to $15 an hour by the year 2023, making the nation's most-populous state the first to boost pay to that level for the working poor.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Tiger out of the Masters

Tiger Woods will miss the Masters for only the second time since his tournament debut in 1995, saying he is "not physically ready" for the year's opening major.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Seattle native Fred Couples withdraws from Masters

Chronic back pain forces Couples to miss first Masters in 22 years

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos, Weird

WATCH: The great Chihuahua CHiP chase

A Chihuahua is in animal custody after leading police on a chase across the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

McCarthy takes the lead in ‘The Boss’

The "Bridesmaids" star plays the self-declared "wealthiest woman in America" Michelle Darnell, who ends up bankrupt and jailed for insider trading.

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4 weeks ago in Lifestyle

Airline complaints rise even as more planes arrive on time

More flights are arriving on time and airlines are losing fewer bags, yet more consumers are complaining about air travel.

The Washington state ferry Puyallup leaves Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011, from downtown Seattle heading to Bainbridge Island, Wash. The Washington state ferry service isn't going to start turning away hefty passengers, but it has had to reduce the capacity of the nation's largest ferry system because people have been packing on the pounds. Coast Guard vessel stability rules that took effect nationwide Dec. 1 raised the estimated weight of the average adult passenger to 185 pounds from the previous 160 pounds, based on population information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

4 weeks ago in Local

Washington State Ferries awards food vendor contract to “Centerplate”

Ferry spokesman Ian Sterling says they've just awarded the food vendor contract to "Centerplate," which is the same company that does the food at Safeco Field.

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Reigning NL batting champ banned 80 games for doping

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Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, Major League Baseball said.

1 hour ago in Entertainment

‘Angry Birds,’ apps to go hand-in-hand at the movies

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Creators of the upcoming "The Angry Birds Movie" movie will ask audiences to whip out their phones during the end credits and point them at the screen.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Fast & Furious 8’ revs up for historic Cuba shoot

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Director F. Gary Gray has turned the key on the "Fast 8" production in Havana, making movie history by becoming the first filmmaker to shoot a major Hollywood project in Cuba in over 50 years.

4 hours ago in National

Teen pregnancies hit historic low

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The annual survey shows the continuation of a downward trend that began in 2006 and continued through 2014, the latest year of complete data, when nearly 250,000 babies were born to girls and women aged 15 to 19.

4 hours ago in Sports

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.