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Blazers beat Thunder in Northwest Division showdown

Aldridge goes off for 38 points and 13 boards

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Washington selects Tuiasosopo as interim coach

UW’s quarterbacks coach, the MVP of the 2001 Rose Bowl for the Huskies, gets the chance to get Washington its first nine-win season since he last played for the Dawgs.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson wears a Seahawks hat on the sidelines during an NFL preseason football game against the Oakland Raiders, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Wilson headlines NFC’s best for Week 13

Wilson completed 22-of-30 passes for 310 yards with three touchdowns in the
Seahawks’ playoff-clinching 34-7 Monday night win over the visiting New
Orleans Saints.

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Report: Mariners show major interest in Yankee’s Cano

ESPN New York reports that the M’s might be willing to offer the star second baseman an eight-year, 200-million-dollar contract

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Carroll says no resolution to Browner’s situation

Carroll said Wednesday that Browner has progressed quicker than expected from a groin injury suffered in Week 10 at Atlanta

Vancouver Canucks' Jason Garrison (5) celebrates his goal alongside Alexander Edler (23) and teammates on the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Canucks end road trip with 4-1 win in Nashville

Kesler’s two goals lead the way

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Dan Wilson named Mariners Minor League Catching Coordinator

Wilson will work with catchers throughout Mariners system.

UCLA head coach Jim Mora passes the ball during practice before their NCAA college football game against Utah Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in Salt Lake City.

UCLA gives Mora six-year extension

Reports had surfaced that Mora was a candidate to take the Washington Huskies’ job.

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Seahawks not satisfied with just being in playoffs

Seattle routed New Orleans 34-7 on Monday night to become the first team in the NFL to clinch a playoff spot.

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AP NFL power rankings a scramble behind Seahawks

The Hawks backed up last week’s unanimous No. 1 vote by blowing out New Orleans and knocking the Saints from second to fifth in balloting from the 12-member panel

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Justices toss Washington law countering bad-faith lawsuits

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The Washington Supreme Court has struck down a state law that attempts to curtail lawsuits brought in bad faith to hinder public discussion.

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Report: Deficient risk assessment led to drill rig grounding

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Investigators say the grounding of a Shell drilling rig in 2012 was due to the company's inadequate assessment of risk.

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Part of Whatcom County closed to shellfish harvesting

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Public health officials say concerns about "red tide," which can cause paralytic shellfish poisoning, led to the closure.

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School testing bill appears to be dead in the Senate

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The state Senate does not appear likely to consider a bill that would temporarily eliminate the need to pass a science test to graduate.

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Gov. Inslee orders state budget negotiations in his office

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A sidewalk outside the Legislative building is bustling with people on the first day of the 2014 session of the Washington state Legislature, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.

Gov. Jay Inslee has ordered Washington state lawmakers to convene for a second special session on Friday morning.