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Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia 1st to draw lifetime drug ban

The commissioner's office said Friday that Mejia tested positive for Boldenone.

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2 days ago in Local

Senate passes bill that would give coal-fired power plant a sales tax break

Supporters say the measure would help retain jobs, but critics say it's a corporate tax giveaway.

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2 days ago in Local

House passes regulation of vapor products in Washington

The bill would also create a set of standards and rules that retailers and distributors must follow, among other regulations like requiring school districts to ban use of vapor products on school buses.

Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning holds up the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt York)

2 days ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

A look back at some of the best plays and biggest moments in sports this week.

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The weekend sports schedule

Here's a look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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2 days ago in Local

Everett police lieutenant fired for connection with drunk driving

The lieutanant who had worked with the department for 25 years was deemed unfit for duty.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Bill Murray tosses fans’ phones off rooftop

The "Ghostbusters" star was unwinding at rooftop restaurant in California on Thursday when he spotted two starstruck fans trying to snap his photo.

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2 days ago in Local

Senate rejects constitutional amendment on tax increases

Two-thirds vote is required to send the ballot for a public vote.

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

2 days ago in National

Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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17-year-old gets 17 years in prison for shooting

The teenager shot the victim because he was wearing shorts from a rival gang.

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Louisana governor threatens to cancel LSU football

According to the Times-Picayune, "Student athletes across the state would be ineligible to play next semester," Edwards said. "I don't say this to scare you. But I am going to be honest with you."

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2 days ago in Local

Growing industrial hemp passes the Senate, but only for research program

Hemp growers would be able to make several items, such as bio-fuel.

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OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Zoolander 2’ to battle at the box office

Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

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2 days ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

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2 days ago in Local

Man with handgun spotted on WWU campus

The spokesman says the gun was loaded, but there wasn't a bullet in the chamber. The 30-year-old Shelton man cooperated with police.

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Bellingham Bells add to pitching staff

Bells add two young PAC-12 arms from Arizona State.

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2 days ago in Music, Entertainment

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration in the works

Organizers of the original Woodstock festival are trying to get something together to mark the golden anniversary of the event in 2019.

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Running back Matt Forte done in Chicago after 8 seasons

He will be an unrestricted free agent and can sign with any team beginning March 9.

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2 days ago in National

Consumers flexing their muscles

U.S. consumer spending regained momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.

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Bus bursts into flames near Mt. Baker Ski Area

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The State Patrol confirms a bus heading to the ski area was fully engulfed in flames on SR 542 and that there were no injuries

2 days ago in Local

Senate passes bill that would give coal-fired power plant a sales tax break

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Supporters say the measure would help retain jobs, but critics say it's a corporate tax giveaway.

2 days ago in Local

House passes regulation of vapor products in Washington

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The bill would also create a set of standards and rules that retailers and distributors must follow, among other regulations like requiring school districts to ban use of vapor products on school buses.

2 days ago in Local

Everett police lieutenant fired for connection with drunk driving

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The lieutanant who had worked with the department for 25 years was deemed unfit for duty.

2 days ago in Local

Senate rejects constitutional amendment on tax increases

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Two-thirds vote is required to send the ballot for a public vote.