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Seismometers to monitor Seahawks-Saints game

The cheers from CenturyLink Field after the 67-yard Marshawn Lynch touchdown three years ago against the Saints registered on a seismometer in Seattle and became known as the “beast mode” quake.

Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez, right, gets a hug from Mariners' Raul Ibanez before Martinez threw out the ceremonial first pitch of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Thursday, June 6, 2013, in Seattle.

Edgar loses ground with Hall of Fame vote total

Former M’s Johnson and Griffey will be eligible next two years

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Huskies Beat Utes 59-57

Washington Huskies held on to defeat the Utah Runnin’ Utes, 59-57, in a Pac-12 Conference affair at Alaska Airlines Arena.

Colorado guard Spencer Dinwiddie celebrates as time runs out in the second half against Oregon in an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Boulder, Colo. Colorado won 100-91.

Colorado Beats Washington State 71-70 In OT

Josh Scott scored eight points in overtime as No. 15 Colorado held off Washington State 71-70 on Wednesday night.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stands on the field during a brief break against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Seattle’s Lynch has $50,000 fine on hold

Executive vice president of football operations Ray Anderson put the fine on hold after Lynch committed to complying with league policy

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WWU men fall to #20 in national rankings

The Vikings will look to add to their school-record Carver Gym winning streak of 35 games when they host Simon Fraser on Saturday.

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Seattle hopes Wilson, offense can pop in playoffs

At the heart of getting the Seahawks offense jump started is getting quarterback Russell Wilson closer to the passer he was during the middle part of the season.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin stretches before NFL football practice on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

WR Harvin, TE Willson practice for Seattle

Willson’s recovery is a surprise after he was taken off the field on a cart in Seattle’s season finale against St. Louis.

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Pair of former Silvertips will play in Olympics

Gudas and Baranka will be on the world stage

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Seahawks logos at Saints camp

The NFC divisional playoff game is Saturday afternoon at CenturyLink Field.

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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.