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Congress approves permanent Internet access tax ban

By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation placing a permanent ban on states’ taxing…

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Clinton, Sanders clash over Obama as they vie for minority votes

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed sharply in a debate on Thursday over their support for President Barack Obama, with Sanders accusing Clinton of "a low blow" after she compared him to Republicans.

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REVIEW: ‘Deadpool’ is a nasty piece of fun

The anticipated film flips the bird at the Marvel formula, turns Ryan Reynolds into an avocado, and offers a most agreeably childish R-rated film.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids explain love

Love is difficult to put into words.

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Vote with your butts

The city of Boston is trying to rid the streets of unsightly cigarette butts by placing special receptacles in high traffic areas that will allow smokers to vote on a simple question.

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Colorado head coach Tad Boyle calls out instructions to his team during a second-round game against Pittsburgh in the NCAA college basketball tournament in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, March 20, 2014.

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King helps Colorado beat Washington St. 88-81 in double OT

George King scored 21 points, including a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of the first overtime

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Vikings Come Up Short vs. No. 1 Western Oregon, 90-85

Ricardo Maxwell scores a career-high 35 points against top-ranked Wolves

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Bernsen shines in win against SPU

Senior center Kayla Bernsen had a game-high 18 points, to go along with 6 rebounds and 6 blocked shots, as the Vikings improved to 17-6 overall and remained in second in the GNAC at 13-2.

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Whatcom County public defender says video conferencing in court is unfair

Hall wrote about this for the Whatcom County bar association and hopes it can generate thoughtful discussion on the topic.

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Operator of ‘sober’ housing arrested on gun, drug charges

Investigators said they found about a pound of crystal methamphetamine.

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Washington keeps moving toward new college savings plan

Nearly $164 million in refunds have been processed for Washington's prepaid tuition program since the state agency told people in they could ask for their money back.

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Report: NFL holds up Burfict’s suspension

Burfict earned the suspension for his hit on Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown in a wild-card game on January 9.

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Car slammed into moving Amtrak train

The Amtrak engineer didn't realize what happened until the train was 30 miles down the track.

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State House passed a bill that makes contraceptive more accessible

Supporters say the law would help reduce missed doses and unintended pregnancie

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Burlington Edison High School threatened

Burlington Police say a 17-year-old boy threatened to shoot students at Burlington Edison High School yesterday.

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Senate passes bill to stiffer penalties for vehicular homicide

Kennewick Republican Senator Sharon Brown sponsored the bill.

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Gravitational waves detected

Albert Einstein predicted the ripples in the fabric of space-time a century ago.

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Report: Seahawks sign CFL WR Jeff Fuller & RB Cameron Marshall

Fuller has spent the past three seasons with Calgary, while Marshall has spent the past two seasons in Winnipeg.

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REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

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REVIEW: ‘Deadpool’ is a nasty piece of fun

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The anticipated film flips the bird at the Marvel formula, turns Ryan Reynolds into an avocado, and offers a most agreeably childish R-rated film.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids explain love

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Love is difficult to put into words.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 12

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A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

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"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

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Springsteen promises to show his mind in autobiography

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Springsteen, 66, has been working on the autobiography, called "Born to Run," for seven years.