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Changes to way Whatcom County votes on November ballot

The County Council Tuesday night decided to place a proposal from local progressives in front of voters.

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows the flight of his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Chris Taylor, and Robinson Cano also scored on the hit. The Mariners won the game 3-0.

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Seattle’s Cruz has longest HR; Stanton longest 3 in NL

MLB announced its first season leaderboards Wednesday. Cruz hit a drive projected at 483 feet against Texas' Wandy Rodriguez on April 29.

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Woman’s body found face down in river is identified

A woman's body found face-down in river near Lake Steven's on June 23rd has been identified as Stephanie Kensinger, 22, of Everson Wa.

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Seahawks host kids camp at Civic Stadium; 12-Tour coming to Lakeway Inn Saturday

Running back Demitrius Bronson represented the Seahawks and told KPUG "For me, I love seeing their smiles. They're excited, and they're ready to go. It's fun."

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Sanchez & Marte lead Tigers over Mariners

Anibal Sanchez got the win to improve to 8-and-7 on the year. J.A. Happ takes the loss to fall to 4-and-2.

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Shellfish poison back in Whatcom County waters

Biotoxin levels are up again and over the limit for safe shellfish harvest.

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NFL: Redskins fail to restore voided trademarks

The Washington Redskins have lost an emotionally charged battle over whether the team's name is an ethnic slur.

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Wimbledon: Gasquet upsets Wawrinka, joins top seeds in semi-finals

Gasquet reached the Wimbledon semifinals in 2007.

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‘Real Housewives’ star takes a family portrait in prison

"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star and convicted felon Teresa Giudice recently got a visit from her husband Joe and the couple's four daughters.

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland holds up his ball on the 18th green after his round on the first day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Thursday July 17, 2014.

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Rory McIlroy pulls out of British Open

He will be the first player to not defend his Open title since Ben Hogan in 1954.

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Greipel Wins Again at Tour De France

The "Gorilla" looked unbeatable in posting his second stage win.

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Indiana Fever roll over Storm 88-65

Jewell Loyd scored 15 points and Abby Bishop added 12 for the Storm (3-10), losers of eight of their last nine.

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Netflix sets release dates for slate of original films

The streaming network announced release plans for four movies, laying out the schedule for its high-profile push into original films.

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Homeland Security: United, NYSE tech troubles not caused by ‘nefarious’ activity

Traded on the NYSE was suspended and thousands of flights were temporarily grounded on Wednesday as officials scrambled to fix "glitches."

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Time Warner ordered to pay $229K to woman it wouldn’t stop calling

Many people dislike receiving robocalls. Araceli King disliked receiving 153 of them from a single company.

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Health woes force Miranda Lambert to cancel concert

The "Mama's Broken Heart" hitmaker has been advised by her doctors to axe the show.

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Bud Nameck out, Matt Chazanow hired as voice of Cougars

Nameck spent the past 13 years as a member of the Cougar football broadcast team. He also served as the voice of Cougar men's basketball since the 1993-94 season.

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Post 7 sweeps doubleheader from Garfield of Seattle

Bellingham puts 34 runs on the board in wins

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Checking work emails at home? It’s part of the job for most Americans

Checking emails at home is just part of the job for most Americans, who would also prefer to receive money rather than more paid vacation or sick days, according to a poll.

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Watch Johnny Depp surprise sick kids as Capt. Jack Sparrow

The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star dons his pirate gear to visit some young patients in an Australian hospital.

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WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

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This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.

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Facebook has an heiress

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Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting their first child.

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TV: What’s new on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu

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August is shaping up to be a good month for streaming some hit movies and the TV series you've been meaning to check out.

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REVIEW: Strong cast helps ‘Rogue Nation’ create a blast of entertainment

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In the latest installment of the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, Tom Cruise may have finally found a marriage that will work.

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WATCH: Man rolls under train in heart-stopping video

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Witnesses couldn't believe their eyes when they saw a man purposely rolling under a moving train.