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Vin Diesel names baby after Paul Walker

The actor has honored his late friend and "Fast and Furious" co-star.

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TV presidents more popular than the real thing

Whether it's the earnest Josiah Bartlet from "The West Wing" or the manipulative Frank Underwood in "House of Cards," Americans prefer TV presidents to the real-life POTUS.

Workers add team names to a 2015 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship bracket that is displayed on the side of the JW Marriott, Monday, March 16, 2015, in Indianapolis. The championship game will be played Monday, April 6, in Indianapolis.

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NCAA Tournament ratings enjoy record opening weekend

The networks announced Monday that the weekend's third-round coverage of the NCAA Tournament across TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV delivered a 7.3/16 overnight rating/share. That's a 7 percent increase from last year.

FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2014, file photo, Pennsylvania's Mo'ne Davis delivers in the fifth inning against Tennessee during a baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa. Davis, who became an instant celebrity in August when she became the first girl to win a Little League World Series game, is The Associated Press 2014 Female Athlete of the Year.

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Mo’ne Davis: Reinstate baseball player after offensive tweet

Davis told ESPN on Monday she emailed Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania to request it reinstate first baseman Joey Casselberry.

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Ultimate movie dance mashup

Did your favorite movie make the cut?

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Seattle U battles Colorado tonight in the CBI

The Redhawks are coming off an opening round win over Pepperdine 62-45 last week to advance to the Quarterfinal round.

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UPDATE: Bellingham man arrested in stabbing death

Suspect just out of jail the week before after serving time for auto theft

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Are passwords past their prime?

Could having a password become passé?

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15 inches of snow in Midwest; last blast of winter?

Spring came crashing down on winter weary residents with more than a foot of snow in some areas.

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Jimi Hendrix memorial park gets green light

Construction on the Seattle park is finally set to begin more than three years after it was initially due to open.

Gonzaga's Elle Tinkle gets a kiss from her father, Wayne Tinkle, after Gonzaga's 76-64 victory over Oregon State in a college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA woimen's tournament in Corvallis, Ore., Sunday, March 22, 2015. Wayne Tinkle is coach for the Oregon State men's basketball team.

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Gonzaga dad, Oregon St. coach wears gray, but isn’t neutral

Dual allegiance? Wayne Tinkle is head men's basketball coach at Oregon State. His daughter Elle Tinkle is a junior guard for Gonzaga.

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, center, with his attorneys, Lisa Wayne, left, and Leonard Levine, right, appear in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, March 23, 2015. Sharper was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Monday immediately after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a woman in Arizona, marking the first change of plea of the day for the former safety accused of drugging and assaulting women in four states.

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Darren Sharper pleads no contest in Los Angeles rape case 

Sharper pleads guilty to sexual assault, no contest to rape charge

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Watch March Madness sportscasters imitate each other

These Marv Albert and Charles Barkley impressions are impressive.

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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard ‘go to pot’

The longtime friends and collaborators will release "It's All Going to Pot" on April 20, the unofficial holiday for marijuana lovers.

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Utah baseball game is a real stinger

It was like something out of a Hitchcock movie.

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How Taraji P. Henson got through ‘Empire’ sex scenes

The star went to great lengths to keep it casual when shooting intimate scenes with her friend and co-star Terrence Howard.

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MLB Spring Training: Long deal for Marlins outfielder

Outfielder Christian Yelich has signed a seven-year contract extension said to be worth $49.5 million.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Monday, March 23.

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Eastern WA wants to send wolves to western WA

Say western conservationists don't understand living with wolves

Amanda Knox gestures at a news conference in Seattle Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, after returning home from Italy. Knox was freed Monday after an Italian appeals court threw out her murder conviction for the death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher.

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Amanda Knox to find out if Italy will uphold her second conviction

Knox accused of killing her roommate in 2007

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Scene shifts to Calgary tonight for Canucks and Flames

Vancouver Canucks center Brad Richardson (15) handles the puck in front of the bench during an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Dallas.

The Canucks snapped a 7-game home playoff loss streak Friday with a 4-1 win in Vancouver.

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Blazers and Grizzlies open postseason in Memphis

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard (0) plays against Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley, left, in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn.

Game 1 tips off at 5:00om today at the FedEx Forum

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M’s & Rangers battle for series win at Safeco today on KPUG

Texas Rangers' Rougned Odor, right, hits a grand slam as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino looks on in the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Seattle.

You can hear today's game on KPUG beginning at 12:00pm with a 1:10pm first pitch.

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WWU’s Reichert wins women’s javelin at Beach Invitational

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Her throw of 165-7 ranks second nationally in NCAA II this season.

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Neagle, Martins propel Sounders past Rapids 3-1

Seattle Sounders players pose for the traditional pre-match team portrait before their season-opener MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution, Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Seattle.

Seattle had not scored in its previous two road games this season.