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Blazers sign guard Earl Watson

Watson was originally drafted by the Seattle Super Sonics in 2001.

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Fans wait hours for former Mariners

Event featuring former Mariners reportedly all a hoax.

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Phoenix Coyotes hire former Vancouver assistant coach

Newell Brown spent the past three seasons with the Canucks.

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Saint Mary’s hires fromer Washington assistant

Former assistant men’s basketball coach Jim Shaw leaves UW after nine seasons.

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Portland will host MLS All-Star game

Jeld-Wen Field will be home to the 2014 Major League Soccer All-Star game.

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Boston Red Sox rout M’s 11-4

David Ortiz eclipses career mark for hits by a DH.

Basketball

Wolves land Martin, Brewer, send Ridnour to Bucks

Former Blaine High School Star Luke Ridnour is heading back to the Milwaukee Bucks

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Blazers sign Wright, trade for Lopez, Robinson

Blazers involved in deals with Houston, Sacramento and New Orleans.

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Pac-12 eyes regular season games in China

Commissioner Larry Scott hopes to expand conference’s brand to China

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Canucks to host Senators in 2014 Heritage Classic

Edmonton hosted Montreal in the original Heritage Classic in 2003 in the NHL’s first outdoor regular-season game.

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Actor James Shigeta dies at 81

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Miyoshi Umeki and James Shigeta star in Flower Drum Song in 1961.

"Die Hard," "Lost Horizon" and "Mulan" star, James Shigeta, dies at 81.

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

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FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

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Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.

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Toy drone disrupts aircraft fighting California wildfire

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Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the fast-moving wildfire called "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California on July 26, 2014.

Fire officials spotted a drone over the Sand Fire and immediately called police to have the toy grounded to avoid a possible mid-air collision.

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Judge gives go-ahead for $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers

With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014.

Shelly Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday.