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Mayor expresses support for sports arena in Tukwila

Mayor Jim Haggerton sent letters to Bettman and Silver last November expressing support for the proposal from The Russell Group, which includes prospective NHL owner Ray Bartoszek.

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Jury awards $3.5 million to woman who died from mesothelioma

Barbara Brandes exposed to asbestos from insulation at her husband's refinery job

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New state law bans “ticket bots”

Automated software buys event tickets before humans can

Sens. Ann Rivers, seated, Steve Litzow, middle, and Mark Schoesler watch a bill amendment vote count on her computer in Olympia, Wash. on on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015. Rivers sponsored a bill passed by the Senate on Friday that seeks to reconcile Washington state's medical marijuana industry with its heavily taxed recreational sector.

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Possible challenge to medical marijuana overhaul

Supporters of Referendum 76 will need to collect enough signatures to get it on ballot

Arizona Diamondbacks' manager Kirk Gibson looks on from the dugout in the first inning against the San Diego Padres during a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Phoenix.

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Kirk Gibson diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease

The 1988 National League MVP made the announcement Tuesday through Fox Sports Detroit, where he calls Tigers games. He had not been in the broadcast booth since opening day April 6.

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, centre, celebrates after scoring his second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Feb. 28, 2015.

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CenturyLink Field to host Manchester United & Club America

Manchester United will face Club America at CenturyLink Field as part of International Champions Cup North America on July 17.

Boston Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk (41) drives to the basket against Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love (0) during the third quarter of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Cleveland.

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Cavs’ Love likely done for season with shoulder injury

Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will likely miss the remainder of the postseason with "extensive" damage to his left shoulder.

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‘Oregon Trail,’ ‘Pac-Man’ among finalists for Video Game Hall of Fame

"Zelda," "Pong," and "Super Mario Bros." are also in the running to be inducted as part of the inaugural Hall of Fame class.

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WWU’s Jenn Paul and Bo Stephan lead haul of GNAC awards for women’s and men’s golf

On the women's side five players are GNAC all-stars. Hatch and Strickland named GNAC second-team all-stars for the men's team.

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NFL giving up ‘distraction’ of tax-exempt status

Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year.

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Whatcom County students sick with E. Coli after Milk Makers Fest

Greg Stern with the Whatcom County Health Department says the cluster of cases tells them it’s associated to the festival, although a specific source isn’t known.

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Jay Z’s attempt to stem ‘Tidal’ wave of criticism backfires

Jay Z has "99 Problems" and we're guessing his controversial new streaming venture tops the list.

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Viola Davis to play Harriet Tubman

She will star in a biography about the woman who helped countless slaves escape to freedom.

In this aerial photo, Oriole Park at Camden Yards sits empty, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in Baltimore, as unrest that occurred after Freddie Gray's funeral continues into a second day. The Baltimore Orioles postponed Tuesday's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, and Wednesday's game will be closed to the public, followed rioting in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a Baltimore Police Department van.

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Orioles to play White Sox Wednesday in closed stadium

Today's game postponed again in riot-ravaged Baltimore.

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’ fans launch petition to bring ‘McDreamy’ back

One superfan claims she isn't sleeping or eating because she is so distraught over the death of Patrick Dempsey's character.

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WATCH: The top Kentucky Derby contenders

Get a look at some of the top horses hoping to cross the finish line at this weekend's race.

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Bells add two pitchers from Cal Poly

Justin Calomeni pitched for WCL-rival Corvallis last summer

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High school scores from Monday

Ferndale baseball stays hot beating Mount Baker

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School blasts Bieber’s prom prank

The "Baby" hitmaker has been accused of putting students in danger by gatecrashing a prom in L.A. on Saturday night.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, April 28.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of the most memorable moments in Hollywood history.

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REVIEW: Evil clown returns for “Poltergeist” reboot

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Just when you felt it was safe to look under the bed, we're given another "Poltergeist" movie.

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PLAYLIST: 19 of the best Summer songs

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Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. Start your season off right with this playlist spanning the '60s to now.

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Netflix: What’s coming and going in June

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Take this long weekend to binge on shows and movies that are leaving Netflix and get a sneak peak at what's coming next month.

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REVIEW: Disney goes meta at the multiplex with ‘Tomorrowland’

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Long before the credits roll, Tomorrowland will have you craving a theme park turkey leg and planning a meet up at Mr. Toad's Wild Ride.