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Bomb threat disrupts Port Townsend ferry service

Threat received via text message

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Man accused of abuse takes stand at trial

Death of 13 year-old adoptive daughter Hana Williams

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Free-roaming cats now outlawed in Edmonds

Supporters say cats invite health hazards

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High speed police chase ends in fiery crash

Man crashes into railroad crossing near Sumas

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Man wounded in shootout with police

Sheriff and Police Chief calling shooting attempted murder

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Sheriff’s Department settles dispute over handcuffing deaf man

Changes arrest policy and communication efforts

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Bellingham School District optimistic over test scores

Eighty-eight percent of Bellingham students pass requirement

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Bellingham working on deal with Lynden, PUD

Keeping Lake Whatcom from dropping too low

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Blaine truck driver hits and kills woman on I-405

Woman sitting in disabled car when hit

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Doctor: Hana Williams died of starvation

Couple accused of abusing their adopted daughter

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Djokovic advances at U.S. Open

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Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, returns a shot against Paul-Henri Mathieu, of France, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York.

Top men's seed Novak Djokovic also had an easy time winning his second round match. He rolled to a 6-1, 6-3, 6-love, rout of Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu.

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WWU women rally for 3-2 exhibition win at Trinity Western

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WWU completes its three pre-season exhibition schedule Saturday (6 p.m.), playing host to University of Calgary.

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Adrian Peterson ‘would love to retire as a Viking’

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In this Aug. 16, 2014, photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) warms up before a NFL preseason football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Minneapolis.Millions of people using the top three fantasy football platforms have generated three different answers to the question of that top draft pick. Yahoo says LeSean McCoy of Philadelphia. ESPN says Adrian Peterson. CBS Sports says it’s Jamaal Charles of Kansas City.

Adrian Peterson is reiterating that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires in response to a report that he reached out to Jerry Jones about playing for the Dallas Cowboys this summer.

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USC backup quits, accuses Sarkisian of racism

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Southern California cornerback Anthony Brown shakes hands with a Notre Dame player following the 14-10 Notre Dame victory in a game Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 in South Bend, Ind.

Running back Anthony Brown has quit Southern California's football team, and coach Steve Sarkisian was stunned by Brown's apparent accusations of racism against him on social media.

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Joan Rivers stable after health emergency

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Comedienne Joan Rivers is in stable condition at a New York hospital after losing her breath during a routine surgery.