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Death of former UW star linked to cocaine

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office said Tuesday that Rogers’ death was due to a combination of cocaine and alcohol intoxication

Seattle Sounders' Eddie Johnson (7) celebrates with Brad Evans (3) and Jhon Kennedy Hurtado (34) after they defeated the Colorado Rapids 2-0 on goals from Evans and Johnson in a knockout-round match in the MLS Cup soccer playoffs on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, in Seattle. The Sounders will advance to the Western Conference semifinals Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, for a first of two aggregate match against the Portland Timbers.

DC United acquires Eddie Johnson from Seattle

The 29-year-old Johnson has led the Sounders in scoring the past two seasons

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Seahawks unanimous for top AP Pro32

The Seattle Seahawks drew every first-place vote in the AP Pro32 power rankings from a nationwide panel of media members who cover the NFL.

Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos (4) celebrates with Kyle Dranginis (3) during the second half of an NCAA basketball game against New Mexico State, in Spokane, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Gonzaga improves National Ranking

The Bulldogs are tied with Baylor for the 15th spot in the “USA Today” men’s basketball poll.

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Seahawks’ Wilson breaks records

Wilson is the only quarterback in NFL history to win 23 games in his first two NFL seasons

In this Sept. 8, 2013 file photo, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, left, talks with quarterback Russell Wilson before an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C. The Seahawks are scheduled to play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.

Shutout win has Seattle on cusp of wrapping up NFC

Seahawks will get their chance to wrap up the NFC West and home-field advantage in the postseason in Week 16 if they can beat Arizona.

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EWU’s Kupp wins Jerry Rice Award

Eagles wide receiver Cooper Kupp is the FCS national freshman of the year. Kupp has 85 receptions, 1,567 receiving yards and 21 touchdown catches.

Seattle Sounders players including goalkeeper Michael Gspurning, third from top left, and Clint Dempsey, second from top right, pose for the traditional team portrait before an MLS soccer match against the Los Angeles Galaxy, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

Sounders re-sign defender Leo Gonzalez

Gonzalez is one of seven remaining players from the club’s first season as an MLS team.

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Washington State runs away from Pepperdine 78-61

Royce Woolridge had a season high 20 points and freshmen Que Johnson added 14 to help lead WSU to victory

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) greets teammate Marshawn Lynch (24) after Lynch scored a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

Manning throws five picks as Seahawks blank Giants

The Seattle Seahawks had a most enjoyable trip to MetLife Stadium. It may not be their last visit there this season.

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Kirsten Dunst criticizes Apple over naked photo leak

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Kirsten Dunst was among a number of celebrities targeted by a hacker who published reams of explicit personal pictures on the Internet.

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U.S. forces carry out operation against al Shabaab

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U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the sports news you'll be talking about today, Tuesday, Sept. 2.

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Sam fails to secure spot on Rams practice squad

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Defensive end Michael Sam's bid to become the first openly gay player in the NFL looks even more remote.

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Study: High-action TV shows lead to more snacking

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Watching high-energy TV programs might make watching calories harder, a new study suggests.