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Wash. extending unemployment benefits

Amid rising jobless rate

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Cold weather plumbing problems

Tips to keep pipes from freezing

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County Council approves new jail

Agrees to spend 6.1 million on a 39-acre site

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Illegal grow operations drop

Some increase in smaller grows

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Shelters open for severe weather

Two sites open tonight

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Local horses picked to trot in Rose Parade

Five state Fjord horses heading to Pasadena

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Winter weather putting pets and livestock at risk

Animals must be protected by a dry, draft-free shelter

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Bellingham focusing resources on downtown problems

City planning more police, safety workgroup

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Traveler from Liberia is first Ebola patient diagnosed in U.S.

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A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has become the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus to be diagnosed in America.

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California is first state to ban plastic grocery bags

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Single-use plastic bags will disappear from California grocery stores under a first-in-the-nation state law.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 1

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A look back on this day in Hollywood history.

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Royals beat A’s 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason.

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US women rout Angola to finish pool play 3-0

USA's Sue Bird shares a light moment with teammate Maya Moore before a women's exhibition basketball game against Canada, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Bridgeport, Conn.

U.S. women's national team routed of Angola on Tuesday night and close out preliminary play at the women's world championship.