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Shakira and Blake Shelton team up for ACM awards

Shakira and Blake Shelton team up for ACM awards

SHAKIRA:Colombian singer Shakira performs during the 2014 Echo Music Awards in Berlin, on Thursday March 27. The German music awards take place every year, organized by the German Phono academy with prizes in 27 categories. Photo: Associated Press/Johannes Eisele

Shakira and her “The Voice” co-star Blake Shelton will team up to perform at the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night.

The odd couple will take the stage to perform her new track “Medicine” in Las Vegas.

The Band Perry will open the show and Garth Brooks, George Strait and Miranda Lambert will appear as part of tribute to Crystal Award recipient Merle Haggard, who was named Best New Artist at the ACMs 50 years ago.

Shelton will also co-host with pal Luke Bryan.

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Seattle takes on Cleveland tonight on KPUG

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You can hear all the action from Seattle beginning at 6:00 p.m. with the pregame show and a 7:10 p.m. first pitch on KPUG 1170, The Sports Leader.

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Seattle LHP Paxton placed on DL with strained finger

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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton in action against the Minnesota Twins a baseball game Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Seattle.

Left-hander James Paxton became a second key member of the Seattle Mariners' rotation to be placed on the disabled list, joining righty Hisashi Iwakuma.

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Report: Hawks’ Bennett wants new contract, will skip OTAs

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett

According to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett will not participate in Seattle's organized team activities because he wants a new contract.

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No. 1 Williams edges Azarenka in French Open’s 3rd round

Serena Williams of the U.S. volleys the ball to Germany's Anna-Lena Friedsam during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Paris. Williams won 5-7, 6-3, -6-3.

Serena Williams won the final six games and 10 of the last 12, coming back to beat Victoria Azarenka 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 Saturday in a third-round French Open match.

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WWU’s Slater Hirst voted GNAC Male Athlete of the Year

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Western Washington University's Slater Hirst has been voted the 2015 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Male Athlete of the Year.