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Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility


The founder of the National Association of Sports Officials is worried that recent violence against referees is hurting efforts to retain officials around the country.

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Vikings beat Chaminade in Hawai’i

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Junior forward Kiana Gandy scored a team-high 16 points to lead Western Washington University to a 61-53 victory over Chaminade Thursday evening in the O'ahu Women's Basketball Thanksgiving Classic.

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Huskies can’t handle Longhorns in Bahamas

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar directs his team

Eric Davis Jr. had 15 points, Cameron Ridley added 13 points and 11 rebounds and Texas fended off a barrage of rallies to beat Washington Thursday in the consolation round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

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Lions 45-14 win over Eagles, Panthers still perfect over Cowboys 33-14,Bears beat Packers

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Matthew Stafford tied a career high with five touchdown passes

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House scores 19, No. 25 Texas A&M beats No. 10 Gonzaga

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Danuel House scored 19 points, and No. 25 Texas A&M edged No. 10 Gonzaga on Thursday to advance to the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis.


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‘Mortdecai,’ ‘American Ultra’ among the year’s biggest box office flops


The list of this year's most disappointing box office performers is out.

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WATCH: 7 fun facts to make you think this Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is a time of coming together with family and friends. In between bites of stuffing and pumpkin pie, snack on these unusual Turkey Day facts.

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Change your Amazon password now


With Black Friday and Cyber Monday quickly approaching, this might be the worst time of year for Amazon to have security concerns.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years


For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

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REVIEW: ‘Creed’ builds on the legacy of ‘Rocky’


"Creed" stays rooted in tradition while simultaneously taking the entire franchise in a new direction as vital as it is welcome.

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WATCH: What ‘Black Friday’ would look like as a scary movie


Black Friday would be a scary shopping experience if it got the Hollywood treatment.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Harrison Ford, Chewbacca settle feud


With a little help from Jimmy Kimmel and Adele, Harrison Ford and Chewbacca finally set aside their past differences.

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VIDEO: Johnny Manziel benched by Browns for off-field antics


Coach Mike Pettine said Josh McCown will start Monday night's game against Baltimore in place of Manziel, who was recently given the starting job but has now been demoted to third string.

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A Thanksgiving miracle


The power of song!

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Kid battles through hiccups to rock national anthem


Young Ethan battled through the hiccups to perform perhaps the greatest rendition of the Australian national anthem ever.


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Costco: FDA tests point toward E. coli in salad vegetables


Craig Wilson, Costco vice president of food safety and quality assurance, said Wednesday he was told by the Food and Drug Administration that the strain of E. coli seems to be connected to an onion and celery mix.

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Western’s black student body president says she no longer feels safe on campus


KGMI News BELLINGHAM, WASH. — The Western Washington University student body president says she received death threats and no longer…

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Mt. Baker highway needing more repairs


The state says it will take a month to repair the Mount Baker Highway about six miles east of Nugents Corner.

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Cold windy weather shakes up Whatcom County

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"As you probably feel outside right now, we've got a flow of cooler, drier air coming from the interior British Columbia through the Frasier River Canyon." Puget Sound Energy was forced, once again, to deal with thousands of power outages.


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Consumers, retailers face off over deep holiday discounts


Polls show shoppers, who got even bigger discounts closer to Christmas last year, are cautious with their spending and willing to wait for deals.

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Three ways to curb holiday spending


Ah, the holidays. A time to get together, celebrate with family and make questionable life choices.

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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.

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WATCH: How holiday shopping can help charities


In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.


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