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Washington quarterback Cyler Miles keeps the ball and pushes off Idaho State's Cody Sorensen on a keeper in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, in Seattle. Washington won 56-0.

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Washington turns to Miles at QB for week 2

Washington will turn to Cyler Miles at quarterback when the No. 25 Huskies make their home debut under coach Chris Petersen.

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Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bank Championship

Chris Kirk closed with a 5-under 66 on Monday to win the Deutsche Bank Championship and bolster his case for a Ryder Cup pick.

Houston Astros manager Bo Porter is seen during batting practice of a spring exhibition baseball game against the Washington Nationals in Kissimmee, Fla., Sunday, March 16, 2014.

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Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros have fired manager Bo Porter in his second season with the club. General manager…

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Jennifer Lawrence threatens action over nude photos

Lawrence's representative has threatened to prosecute those behind a nude photo leak affecting dozens of A-list celebrities.

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Child molester with child porn going back to prison

His wife of 50 years turns him in

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Man who takes naked pics of teen heads to jail

He took pictures of her while she was sleeping

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Most serious sex crime charges dropped in rape of teen

The rape victim is not cooperating with police

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Family of seriously ill Joan Rivers ‘keeping fingers crossed’

Joan Rivers remains in serious condition after suffering cardiac arrest.

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Alger man shot in Ferndale

Police: May have been stray bullet

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

These celebrities will celebrate their birthdays on Labor Day.

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Kasey Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout

Kasey Kahne held off Matt Kenseth in a two-lap shootout to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night.

Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

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Fred Couples wins Champions Tour event

Fred Couples won the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday beating Billy Andrade with a tap-in birdie on the first hole of a playoff.

Seattle Reign FC goalie Hope Solo waves to fans after an NWSL soccer game against the Sky Blue FC Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Seattle. Solo was arrested at a suburban Seattle home on suspicion of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew a week ago, then pleaded not guilty and was released without bail after a court appearance Monday, June 23. She was eligible to play in Saturday's match, but did not start.

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FC Kansas City wins NWSL title over Seattle, 2-1

Amy Rodriguez scored twice as FC Kansas City won the National Women's Soccer League title with a 2-1 win over Seattle Reign FC at Starfire Stadium on Sunday.

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Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.

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Ackley homers, 4 RBIs sent Mariners over Nationals

Dustin Ackley homered and drove in four runs and the Seattle Mariners averted a three-game sweep, beating the Washington Nationals 5-3 Sunday.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson evades a San Diego Charger pass rusher

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Seattle hopes offensive roll will continue

Russell Wilson was on the field for 13 possessions in the four preseason games and directed Seattle to nine touchdowns, two field goals and just one punt in those 13 opportunities.

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) signals at the line of scrimmage behind offensive tackle Eric Fisher (72), guard Geoff Schwartz (74), and next to fullback Anthony Sherman (42) against the Oakland Raiders during the first half of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013.

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AP source: Chiefs’ Smith agrees to 4-yr extension

Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has agreed to a four-year, $68 million extension that includes $45 million in guaranteed money, a person familiar with the contract told The Associated Press.

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Schatz sweeps Skagit

For the third consecutive race at Skagit Speedway and fifth time in a row with the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Cars, Donny Schatz emerged from the Tony Stewart Racing #15 in Victory Lane.

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, foreground, stands on the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

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49er McDonald jailed for alleged domestic violence

Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges.

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Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen

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NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

Allen was the first head coach hired by Oakland after Al Davis' death on October 2011. His 8-28 record is the worst for the franchise since before Davis arrived in 1963. His contract was set to run through next season.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 30

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Chiefs crush Patriots

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) looks to pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Miami Gardens, Fla.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are at the .500 mark after dealing Bill Belichick his second-worst…

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Chiefs break Seahawks’ Guinness noise record

Kansas City Chiefs fans were loud Sunday, as they tried to break a world record for loudest staidum during their NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013.

After claiming the record last season, and then losing it to the Seattle Seahawks, the fans of the Kansas City Chiefs reclaimed the mark with a reading of 142.2 decibels in the first half of their game against the New England Patriots on Monday night.

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Expectations high for stable Trail Blazers

Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge talks with Robin Lopez and Damian Lillard

Among the themes for Portland this season is to embrace the idea they belong with the elite teams in the West.