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Plane with first coffins of MH17 victims leaves Ukraine

A Dutch air force plane carrying the first 16 coffins with the remains of victims of the downed Malaysian airliner is on its way to the Netherlands.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, July 23.

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in Entertainment

Will Ferrell bringing ‘Manimal’ to big screen

The "Anchorman" star and his producing partner are planning another feature film.

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LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

The basketball star sent cupcakes to his neighbors, apologizing for the ruckus caused by his homecoming.

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in Viral Videos

Dancing Grandpa is the best Grandpa

This man might need two canes to walk, but he doesn't need any help to dance!

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Seven ex-NFL players appeal concussion settlement

Seven retired players are appealing a settlement between the league and former players stemming from a lawsuit over concussions.

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Hernandez murder trial to start in January

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will be tried in January for the murder of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd last summer.

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CEO: Clippers will lose players if Sterling stays

The L.A. Clippers CEO says the team could face an exodus of players, sponsors, and fans if embattled owner Donald Sterling is still associated with the team.

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in National

California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

Fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots sold at major retailers including Kroger and Costco are being recalled over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

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in National

Court rulings create new uncertainty over Obamacare

Two courts injected new uncertainty into the future of Obamacare, with conflicting rulings on whether the government can subsidize health insurance.

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Last victim of deadly Washington mudslide found

Search teams in Washington State have found the remains of a person thought to be the last victim of a mudslide that buried an entire community in March.

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in Weird

Man fleeing cops runs right into police academy

Police say a man who fled from a Mississippi traffic stop was so focused on getting away he unknowingly ran into a law enforcement academy.

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in Local

Record rain expected today, tomorrow

Rainfall could break July records

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in Local

Local jobless rate tumbles

WA unemployment rate down more than one percentage point

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in Local

Pilot survives helicopter crash

Helicopter crashes near Oso, injuring pilot

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in Entertainment

Batman Day honors 75 years of the Dark Knight

DC Comics marks 75 years of Gotham's top crime-fighter today.

A DC-10 air tanker pulls up after dropping fire retardant over a wildfire Saturday, July 19, 2014, near Carlton, Wash. A wind-driven, lightning-caused wildfire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, leaving behind solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle.

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Wildfire now 16 percent contained

Senators ask for money to fight wildfires

A line of fire snakes along a hillside at dusk Friday, July 18, 2014, in Winthrop, Wash. A fire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes, leaving behind smoldering rubble, solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles. Friday's dawn revealed dramatic devastation, with the Okanagan County town of Pateros, home to 650 people, hit especially hard.

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Local woman driving donations to wildfire victims

Local campaign helping fire victims in central Washington

A searcher walks amidst a massive pile of debris at the scene of a deadly mudslide, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Oso, Wash.

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Last body found in Oso mudslide

Final Oso victim recovered

SR 530 covered in mud from landslide in Oso, March 22, 2014

Mud covering SR 530 in Oso after the landslide on March 22, 2014.

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Scientists release Oso mudslide causes

Rainfall, other factors triggered Oso slide

Recent Headlines

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No Mo’ne on mound, Philly loses to Chicago in LLWS

The 16 Little League baseball teams from around the world line the field at Volunteer Stadium during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

Chicago is making its first appearance in 31 years in the Little League World Series. The victory sends the Great Lakes champs into the U.S. title game on Saturday against Las Vegas.

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Bell & Blount play in Eagles victory over Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount, right, tries to strip the ball from fellow Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell in a drill during a combined NFL football training camp session with the Buffalo Bills in Latrobe, Pa. on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.

Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount both played one day after each was arrested for marijuana offenses. Bell finished with 23 yards on nine carries, while Blount ran for 32 yards on seven carries.

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Preseason No. 1 Eastern opens 2014 season on Saturday

Courtesy of Eastern Washington University

The top-ranked Eagles host Sam Houston State in Cheney on Saturday, August 23 in the inaugural FCS Showcase.

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Couples still seeking elusive hometown win

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

For all the tournament's won during his career, Couples has still never won playing back home in or around Seattle where he grew up.

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Seattle wins No. 1 pick in WNBA lottery

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It's Seattle's first No. 1 pick since the 2002 season when the Storm selected Sue Bird. The team also had the first pick in 2001, when they chose Lauren Jackson.