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Mixed results on a busy sports Saturday for WWU

Viking soccer squads split, strong cross country performances at Sundodger Invitational and volleyball suffers first loss.

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Sounders FC knock off Real Salt Lake

Seattle beats Real Salt Lake 2-0 to take sole possession of first place in Major League Soccer.

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No.12 WWU opens Seawolf Spike tourney with sweep

ROHNERT PARK, Calif. — Setter Taylor Dillard had a match-high 41 assists as Western Washington University had five players with…

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Starting CB Brandon Browner doubtful for Seattle

Starting Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner will be listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game versus the San Francisco 49ers.

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Healthy Baldwin a boost to Seattle’s passing game

After battling injuries much of 2012 Baldwin is healthy in 2013

This is a 2013 photo of Eric Reid of the San Francisco 49ers NFL football team. This image reflects the San Francisco 49ers active roster as of Thursday, May 9, 2013 when this image was taken.

Safety Reid eager to face another top quarterback

Reid and the San Francisco 49′ers play the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field Sunday. Kick-off at 5:30pm on KPUG.

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Chris Hansen still in good standing with NBA

Stern and Silver agree Hansen’s effort hasn’t been hurt

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Blaine loses heartbreaker to Lord Tweedsmuir

Week 2 of the season into full swing Friday night

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Seahawks fans to attempt stadium roar record

Seahawks fans are already known to be noisy, but on Sunday the game will be against the division rival San Francisco 49rs. The game is a sell-out.

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GNAC: UA Anchorage hires new athletic director

Hackett will be in Anchorage on Sept. 20 for an introductory press conference.

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Amazon offers 3D printing to customize products

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A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon will offer 3D printing services that allow customers to customize and build earrings, bobble head toys and other items.

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U.S. doctor contracts Ebola in Liberia

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In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia. On Saturday, July 26, 2014, the North Carolina-based aid organization said Brantly tested positive for the disease and was being treated at a hospital in Monrovia.

American doctor, Kent Brantley, has tested positive for the tropical disease Ebola.

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Pope Francis renews attack on mafia

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Pope Francis waves as he leads a mass at the palace of Caserta, former residences of the Royal House of Bourbon, in Caserta, southern Italy on July 26, 2014.

Pope Francis called for nature to be protected from criminal abuse during a visit in the southern Italian town of Caserta, near Naples.

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Paul McGinley pulls out of PGA Championship with injury

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Paul McGinley of Ireland laughs during a news conference after being named the European Ryder Cup captain at the St. REgis in Saadiyat Islands in Abu Dhabi on January 15, 2013.

European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has pulled out of the PGA Championship with a shoulder injury.

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Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, file photo, customers walk past a Family Dollar store at Hickory Grove Market in Charlotte, N.C. Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion, the companies announced Monday, July 28, 2014.

Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.