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Neighbors to north rocked by quakes

Similar tremors in two days

A DC-10 air tanker pulls up after dropping fire retardant over a wildfire Saturday, July 19, 2014, near Carlton, Wash. A wind-driven, lightning-caused wildfire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, leaving behind solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle.

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Officials want to spend more on thinning forests

$20 million to prevent wildfires


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Loonie swings below U.S. dollar

Extra incentive for B.C. tourism


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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

Stanford head coach Johnny Dawkins yells to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against DePaul on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Rosemont, Ill.

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Stanford edges Washington in OT

Stanford spoiled No. 21 Washington's Bay Area trip with a 68-60 victory Sunday night.

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

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Ref: Official’s ‘better view’ led to changed call

The referee who overturned a crucial pass interference penalty against Dallas in a playoff win over Detroit says another official with a "better view" thought the call should be changed.

A Washington football helmet rests on a the stage at the introduction of Chris Petersen as the new head football coach for the University of Washington, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Seattle.

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Marysville-Pilchuck star commits to Washington

Marysville-Pilchuck's Austin Joyner has verbally committed to play football for the University of Washington.

Israel's BC Maccabi Electra head coach David Blatt gives instructions to his players during their Euroleague Top 16 basketball match against Partizan, in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, March 20, 2014.

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Cavs GM: Blatt is staying as coach

Cavaliers general manager David Griffin said David Blatt will remain the team's head coach and that no change will be made.

Washington State guard DaVonte Lacy (25) reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Washington on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in Pullman, Wash. Washington State won 72-67.

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Washington State beats Cal

Washington State beat California 69-66 on Sunday for its first Pac-12 road win in nearly two years.

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo

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Romo, Cowboys rally past Lions 24-20 in wild card

The Cowboys (12-5) wiped out an early two-touchdown deficit to earn a trip to Green Bay.

Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck (12) during the second half an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Indianapolis.

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Colts pull away from Bengals for 26-10 victory

Andrew Luck threw for 376 yards and one touchdown, Daniel "Boom" Herron ran for another score and Indianapolis dominated the second half to beat Cincinnati 26-10 in the AFC wild-card round Sunday.


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Longtime ESPN sportscaster Scott dies at 49

The network says Scott died Sunday and had fought cancer since a diagnosis in late 2007, remaining dedicated to his craft even as he underwent chemotherapy, radiation and surgery.

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Alaska Anchorage edges WWU men

The Viking men lose a heart breaker to Alaska Anchorage.

Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer

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Millsap with 27 and Hawks down Blazers 115-107

The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for the Trail Blazers

Gonzaga coach Mark Few

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No. 7 Gonzaga beats Portland

Kevin Pangos and Prezemek Karnowski scored 21 points each to lead No. 7 Gonzaga to an 87-75 victory over Portland on Saturday night.

WWU women

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WWU women blast Montana State University Billings

Western Washington University earns a 100-51 victory over Montana State University Billings.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco

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Ravens upend Steelers in AFC wild-card

Joe Flacco tossed two second-half touchdowns

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) works against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Defense leads Panthers past Cardinals

Carolina's defense set an NFL record for fewest yards allowed in a postseason game, and the Panthers defeated the Arizona Cardinals 27-16 on Saturday.

ewu eagles eastern washington university logo on white

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Eastern Washington turns back Idaho State

Tyler Harvey hit three 3-pointers, including the 200th of his career, and scored 16 points to lead Eastern Washington to a 65-57 win over Idaho State on Saturday.

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Dominos delivery guy crashes Legion of Boom photo shoot


For a 20-year-old pizza shop employee, this was 10 of the best minutes of his life.

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Babies going through tunnels


You have to see these kids react to the magic of underground transportation.

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Tom Petty has ‘no hard feelings’ toward Sam Smith


The rocker graciously chalks up the similarities between "I Won't Back Down" and "Stay With Me" to a "musical accident."

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Porcupine predicts Super Bowl winner


He's been right the last three years. Can Teddy Bear the porcupine go four-for-four?