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Keuchel, Astros beat Yankees in AL wild-card game

Dallas Keuchel pitched three-hit ball for six baffling innings, Colby Rasmus and Carlos Gomez each homered, and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 3-0 Tuesday night in the American League wild-card game.

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Lynx pull out tense Game 2 to even WNBA Finals 1-1

Sylvia Fowles made 10 of 13 shots for 21 points and Maya Moore added 19 points and eight boards for the Lynx, who are looking for their third championship in the last five years.


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Sen. Karen Fraser announces run for lieutenant governor

Washington state Sen. Karen Fraser says she's running for lieutenant governor.


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ACLU lawsuit: County jails people who can’t pay court fines

The lawsuit is part of a long national campaign by the ACLU to combat the effect of court fines on poor defendants.


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Judge dismisses lawsuit in death of Susan Powell boys

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Washington state brought by the grandparents of Charlie and Braden Powell.


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Prosecutor: Man enters Bellingham homes, fondles, masturbates in front of residents

Woman says he sat down and began masturbating. Man says he was asleep when he fondled him.

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Fire in Kendall may be arson and Maple Falls blaze still being investigated

A fire at a local school Tuesday may have been arson. The cause of a fire in Maple Valley remains under investigation.


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UCLA’s injured LB Myles Jack drops out, heads to NFL

UCLA head coach Jim Mora says Jack and his family had already decided Jack should drop out of school to prepare for the NFL before speaking to Mora. The veteran NFL coach says the move is "very risky."


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Whatcom housing market stable, strong say experts

More Whatcom County homes sold in this year’s third quarter than in the last 10 years, according to a report released by Lylene Johnson of the Muljat Group.


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A 12-year-old boy hit by car, dropped off at school

A 12-year-old boy was riding his bike early this morning when he was hit by a car.


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Police dogs get Kevlar vests

Police dogs in Whatcom County’s k-9 units are a whole lot safer thanks to their new bullet-proof vests.

International Friendly match between Germany and USA at RheinEnergieStadion

Featuring: Lukas PODOLSKI
Where: Cologne, Germany
When: 10 Jun 2015
Credit: ATP/

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Lukas Podolski out of Germany’s final Euro 2016 qualifiers

The German football federation (DFB) says Podolski travelled with a swollen ankle from his club Galatasaray and was diagnosed upon arrival in Frankfurt with "a painful capsule irritation of the left upper ankle joint."

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Parity reigns supreme in surprise-filled Pac-12

"This is an amazing conference, UCLA coach Jim Mora said. "There is not a weak team in this conference. It's also very scary, I think for probably all of us. We don't want to eat each other."

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ESPN cuts sponsored daily fantasy sports elements from shows

ESPN is cutting sponsored DraftKings content from within shows but continues broadcasting commercials from the daily fantasy sports site.

Miami Marlins' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a news conference before the start of the team's first official full squad spring training baseball practice Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Jupiter, Fla.

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Former Mariner signs 1-year deal to remain with Marlins

Ichiro Suzuki has signed a one-year contract to remain with the Miami Marlins and try to reach the 3,000-hit milestone in the majors.

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WWU Golf: Women tie for 4th at Dixie State Invitational; Men 5th at Chico State Interwest Wildcat Classic

Jenn Paul leads the Viking women by finishing tied for ninth. Freshman Michael Butler posts a 1-under par 71 for the Western men.


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Former Seahawks coach Dan Quinn leads the Falcons move up in power rankings

The Seahawks (2-2) remain at No. 8 after 13-10 win over the Lions Monday.


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Caldwell says he’s done talking about controversial play

Caldwell said he spoke with NFL VP of Officiating Dean Blandino on Tuesday, but the Detroit coach would not go into detail about that conversation.


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“Fail Mary” ref says back judge who missed MNF call was “a mentor of mine”

Former replacement referee was trained by Greg Wilson in the Southern California Collegiate Football Officials Association.


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Penguins forward Dupuis to miss at least a month

Dupuis was limited to 16 games during the 2014-15 season because of blood clots and missed the second half of the 2013-14 season with a knee injury.

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MOVIES: 31 days of Halloween

Shelley Duvall hides from Jack Nicholson in 'The Shining.'

Get into the Halloween spirit by watching one of these scary movies.

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Ellie Goulding battling heart condition


The "Burn" singer received the frightening news last year, but she has been too busy to follow it up with her doctor.

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Taylor Swift tops Instagram


The ladies of pop music are commanding the most followers on Instagram, the photo-sharing app said as it celebrated its fifth birthday.