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Cubs edge Mariners for series win at Safeco

Brad Miller records his first hit as a Mariner in the loss.

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Catchings helps Fever fend off Storm

Fever notch their second straight victory after dropping their first seven games of the season.

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Slam finish regular season with 117-104 road win over Seattle

Bellingham looks to defend IBL championship in playoffs beginning July 4th.

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Silvertips’ Mueller selected 18th overall in NHL Draft

Mueller is the 16th Silvertips player to be chosen in the NHL Draft in the past eight years.

Canucks fans

Vancouver Canucks trade Cory Schneider for #9 draft pick

Canucks trade Schneider to Devils for drat pick & select Bo Horvath of the Ontario Hockey League.

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Walla Walla Sweets demolish Bellingham Bells

Sweets beat up Bells 12-2. Bellingham back in action on Tuesday against the Corvallis Knights in Corvallis.

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Bellingham Slam down Salem Sabres 125-109 in home finale

The Slam was without most of their regulars but managed to come away with the victory 125-109 Saturday night at the Whatcom Pavillion

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NFL All-Stars defeat Whatcom County high school All-Stars 63-56

Jake Locker and Michael Koenen lead the NFL All-Stars to victory over the Whatcom County high school All-Stars at Ferndale High School.

Basketball

Gonzaga’s Olynyk drafted 13th overall

Olynyk drafted by Dallas, then traded to Boston.

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West Coast League appoints new President

Bellingham Bells part of the West Coast League

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

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.

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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.

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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.