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Dynamo defeats Sounders FC

Houston defeats Seattle, 3-1, in Clint Dempsey’s first start for Sounders FC.

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Villopoto, Tomac wrap up motocross titles

Villopoto, the Monster Energy Kawasaki star from Poulsbo, Wash., has seven victories this year.

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Wedge may return later this month

M’s skipper has been out since July 21st after suffering a mild stroke.

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Draft environmental study out on Seattle arena

Investor Chris Hansen has proposed a $490 million arena with $290 million in private investment in Seattle’s SoDo area in the hopes of bringing the NBA back

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Sammamish knocks off Corpus Christi at Little League World Series

The next game for Sammamish is Sunday at 11am vs. Westport, Connecticut.

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Seattle’s Earl Thomas makes Seahawks defense work

Earl Thomas and the Seahawks get ready to take on Denver coming up on Saturday.

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UW sophomore Cory Littleton carted off field

Littleton in the running to start at rush-end.

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WWU women’s soccer ranked No.12 in NSCAA pre-season poll

The Vikings are defending GNAC Champions

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Avril returns to practice for Seahawks

Still unknown if Avril will play in Hawks preseason game versus the Broncos Saturday

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Huskies come home expecting better than 7 wins

Dawgs open the season August 31st against Boise State

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Cleveland appeals ‘jock tax’ ruling to Supreme Court


The city of Cleveland says it is within its rights to tax visiting professional athletes based on the number of games they play a year because taxation is a matter of local jurisdiction.

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The outgoing FIFA President said a criminal investigation against him was "not correct" and defended his decision not to step down sooner as head of the world soccer body.

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Pacquiao planning to retire


Filipino boxing great Manny Pacquiao, a winner of world titles in eight different weight categories, said he is likely to retire from the sport after one more fight next year.