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Gravel mining company’s appeal for more land fails again

Company wants more land for gravel mining in Whatcom County

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Blazer hockey team advances in playoffs

Win Game 5 clincher over Wenatchee Sunday night

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Olympia may raise the state highway speed limit

75 mph may be new speed on some state highways

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Newest orca learns to swim

Puget Sound orca born to the L-pod last week

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Over 300 Boeing employees axed in layoff

Workers will be phased out by end of April

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Seaport slowdown costs Washington millions

Eight ships still need to be unloaded in Puget Sound

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New music now comes out on Fridays

For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Drake ties Beatles chart record

With more than a dozen songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, Drake has tied a record set in 1964.

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It’s a bad flu season so far and it’s not over yet

Already 120 confirmed flu deaths this season

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Rock blasting slowing down traffic on Mt. Baker Highway

Rock blasting part of realignment project

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‘Focus’ reigns supreme at weekend box office

Will Smith has whipped "Fifty Shades of Grey" in the box office race.

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‘Divergent’ author working on new series

The books currently are untitled, with the first one expected in 2017.

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Survey: Parents increasingly ask doctors to delay vaccines

Physicians worry that makes under-vaccinated kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases.

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Aaron Hernandez trial delayed again due to snow

There has already been five "snow days" since the trial began Jan. 9.

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Homeland Security funding deal elusive

Homeland Security faces another possible shutdown this week.

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Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record high

The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.

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William Shatner floods Twitter with Leonard Nimoy tributes

Shatner says Nimoy was an amazing actor, but his favorite role was that of "friend."

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, March 2.

MINNIEMINOSO

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Legendary Chicago baseball player Minnie Minoso dead

The Cuban-born Minoso became the majors' first black player for a Chicago team and hit a two-run homer in his first at-bat.

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Justin Bieber is finally legal

The "Baby" hitmaker rang in his 21st birthday in style.

Recent Headlines

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Angelina Jolie crowned world’s top feminist icon

Angelina Jolie arrives at the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson top the list of the world's foremost feminist icons.

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.

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REVIEW: ‘It Follows’ is the best American horror film in a decade

In this image released by Brigade Marketing, actress Maika Monroe appears in a scene of It Follows, directed by David Robert Mitchell. “It Follows,” has been arguably the buzziest American film at Cannes next to Bennett Miller’s wrestling drama “Foxcatcher,” which boasts a far more famous cast and a major premiere at the Palais des Festival.

"It Follows" is a horror movie worthy of classic comparisons.