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4 weeks ago in Sports

Villanova, UNC title game had record-low ratings

It made for exciting basketball. But the NCAA championship game didn't make for great TV ratings.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

High school baseball finals from Tuesday

Lynden beats Bellingham, Squalicum gets shut out by Burlington

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4 weeks ago in Weird

Dead cat voting? Flier leads to some confusion in Florida

A Florida election official is working to help confused voters after one person reported that a registration flier had been sent home for her dead cat.

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4 weeks ago in Lifestyle, National

Last chance for 2015 tax deductions

If you are in the process of preparing your 2015 tax return and find yourself horrified by the amount you owe or disappointed by the paucity of your refund, you have one last chance to cut the bill by paying yourself instead of Uncle Sam.

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4 weeks ago in National

White House to transfer Ebola funds to combat Zika virus

ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Pres WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional officials say the Obama administration is about to announce it will transfer…

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4 weeks ago in Sports

LeBron tops Power 100 list for third straight year

It marked the third consecutive year that James, who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers, topped the list while Stephen Curry, who led the Golden State Warriors to an NBA title last year, shot into second place from 45th.

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4 weeks ago in National

Republican Collins urges U.S. Senate hearings on high court pick

A moderate Republican senator heaped praise on President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee, bucking Senate Republican leaders in calling for confirmation hearings but saying she was not optimistic enough others in her party would agree.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Five players to watch at the 2016 Masters

Jason Day will arrive at Augusta National as the hottest player in the game.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Patriots fans sue NFL over lost ‘Deflategate’ draft picks

Seven New England Patriots fans sued the National Football League on Tuesday, asking a judge to reverse a decision by the league to strip the team of a first-round pick in this month's draft over allegations of underinflated footballs.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Gyllenhaal, Watts tackle grief with humor in ‘Demolition’

Gyllenhaal plays a New York investment banker coming to grips with his wife's sudden death.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Hugs, tears, respect as ‘American Idol’ looks back

"American Idol," the TV show that searched for a pop star and itself became the biggest force in U.S. television, took a trip down memory lane on Tuesday as it prepares to bring down the curtain after 14 years on the air.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 weeks ago in National

Republican Cruz crushes Trump in Wisconsin, says party will unite

Republican Ted Cruz easily won the Wisconsin presidential primary on Tuesday, dealing a blow to front-runner Donald Trump's hopes of amassing enough delegates for the party's nomination and boosting chances of a rare contested convention.

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4 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 6

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

Oregon State University Provost and Executive Vice President Sabah U. Randhawa, a the preferred candidate in Western's search for a new president (COURTESY WWU)

4 weeks ago in Local

WWU officially announces new president, Sabah Randhawa to take over for Bruce Shepard

The Board of Trustees selected Sabah Randhawa to be Western’s 14th president.

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

An honest trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

SPOILER ALERT: The "Force" has awakened!

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4 weeks ago in Local

State lands commissioner won’t run for re-election

Goldmark said in a tweet and on Facebook Tuesday he made the decision after talking with his family.

Ed Murray, center, talks with reporters Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 after attending a fundraising luncheon for ROOTS, a shelter for homeless youth in Seattle. Following Tuesday's election Murray led incumbent Mayor Mike McGinn by a 56-44 margin.

4 weeks ago in Local

Seattle mayor bans city employee travel to Mississippi

Seattle's mayor has barred the use of city funds for employee travel to Mississippi after their governor signed a law allowing religious groups and some private businesses to refuse service to gay couples based on beliefs.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 6

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Blazers beat Kings

Damien Lillard had 22 points and eight assists as Portland won for the fifth time in six games and remained a half-game behind Memphis for fifth place in the Western Conference.

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11 mins ago in Lifestyle, Weird

Facebook pays $10K ‘bug bounty’ 10-year-old hacker

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Social media giant Facebook has paid a $10,000 reward to a 10-year-old Finnish boy for finding a glitch in its picture sharing app Instagram.

5 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 5

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines from years past.

8 hours ago in Local Sports

WWU men’s & women’s golf seasons’ end at NCAA regionals

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The Western men’s golf team had its season come to an end finishing in 18th place, while the women finished 9th in regional action.

10 hours ago in Local

Driver not guilty in deadly Ferndale crash

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Two Windward High School students killed, two others seriously hurt when SUV hit them last June

10 hours ago in Sports

Nyquist draws No. 13 post as early 3-1 Kentucky Derby fav

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Trained by Doug O'Neill, Nyquist is undefeated in seven career races. The colt drew the No. 13 post on Wednesday.