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Clint Dempsey holds up a Seattle Sounders jersey after he was introduced as the newest player for the MLS soccer team, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Seattle. Dempsey previously played for Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle sells out Aug. 25 match vs. rival Portland

CenturyLink sellout for Clint Dempsey’s expected Sounders debut.

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Seattle’s revamped D-line ready for preseason

Seahawks have three new lineman as they start season without Irvin and Clemons

Canucks fans

Canucks ink first-round picks Horvat, Shinkaruk

Vancouver signs both forwards to entry-level contracts

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Bellingham United FC to join new Evergreen Premier League

The newly formed in-state league will begin play in May of 2014.

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Mariners send Wilhelmsen to AAA Tacoma; Capps recalled

in other moves Jason Bay is released and Franklin Gutierrez returns from his AAA rehab assignment.

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Former Cardinal Doucet battling for roster spot with Seahawks

Doucet one of 13 receivers with Seattle vying for playing time

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NBA suspends Trail Blazers guard

Terrel Harris out five games for violating the league’s drug policy

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Bells host non-league games Tuesday and Wednesday

Team has ground to make up on division co-leaders

Clint Dempsey holds up a Seattle Sounders jersey after he was introduced as the newest player for the MLS soccer team, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Seattle. Dempsey previously played for Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Dempsey joins Seattle in prime of his career

Dempsey signs with the Seattle Sounders as their newest designated player.

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Huskies open camp with Seferian-Jenkins, Williams

Dawgs season opener is August 31st playing host to Boise State.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

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Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

in National

Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

in Lifestyle

Pistachios may help reduce diabetes risk

Pistachios are seen after sorting at a processing factory in Rafsanjan, 1,000 kilometers southeast of Tehran September 23, 2008.

For people who may be headed for type 2 diabetes, regularly eating pistachios might help turn the tide.

in Lifestyle

Triathlons popular with middle-aged athletes

Runners and bikers compete in the 34th annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco, California June 1, 2014.

Triathlons, the swim-bike-run races of varying lengths, are scaling the bucket lists of many middle-aged athletes.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.