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in Weird

Piglets on the loose!

A tractor-trailer carrying more than 2,000 piglets overturned, creating havoc on the highway.

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in Sports

MLB: Swanson taken first overall

The Arizona Diamondbacks have used the first overall pick in the Major League baseball draft to take slugging Vanderbilt shortstop…

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G7 leaders bid ‘Auf Wiedersehen’ to carbon fuels

Leaders of the world's major industrial democracies hope to wean their economies off carbon fuels, marking a major step in the battle against global warming.

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U.S. vows to boost cyber defenses amid signs of China hacking

The U.S. plans to aggressively bolster its cyber defenses, as officials probe a massive breach of federal government networks.

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Lightning strikes to take series lead

Tampa Bay shrugged off beat the Blackhawks 3-2, giving them a 2-1 lead in the Stanley Cup Final.

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Americans bring Women’s World Cup to life

The United States rose to the top of the "Group of Death" with a 3-1 win over Australia in front of a raucous crowd.

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Obama: Congress can fix health law if court rules against it

The high court is preparing to announce a decision that could wipe out health insurance for millions of people.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, June 9.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, June 9

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about Tuesday.

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in Music

Les Paul: The original guitar hero

Les Paul, a man who many say defined modern music, would have celebrated his 100th birthday today.

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PHOTOS: The legendary career of Les Paul

The music pioneer that revolutionized the recording industry is being honored with a national celebration.

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in Viral Videos

Baby meets mom’s twin

This 10-month-old baby does not know how to react when he meets his mom's twin sister.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: June 9

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

A group of men pass a sign during Major League Baseball's winter meetings Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, in San Diego. Baseball's winter meetings opened Monday, as players and teams waited for Jon Lester to make a decision and start defining the pitching market.

in Local Sports

Mariners take pair of pitchers on 1st day of MLB draft

Seattle was without a first-round selection after signing Nelson Cruz in free agency.

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in Local

Senate budget negotiator: No deal on spending level yet

Republican disputes statements made last week that indicated lawmakers had reached a tentative deal.

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in Local

Supreme Court confirms it will wait for K-12 funding report

Court will wait until after the Legislature adjourns from its last 2015 special section to hear a progress report.

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in Local

Bellingham gas price getting lower

A gallon of gas is averaging around 3-dollars-11-cents… that's 2-cents lower than last week.

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in Local

Indecent exposure, stabbing, drunk driver hits walker in Bellingham

Indecent exposure, a stabbing and a drunk driver hits a walker… Those are few crime highlights from the Bellingham Police Department.

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Bellingham man facing charges in Longview after leading police on chase

Bellingham police called Longview Police about reports of a stolen car.

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in Local

Seattle Office for Civil Rights investigating Bellingham-based bank

Lizzi Duff of Seattle says when she called Peoples Bank for some account information, the bank didn’t believe she was a woman, so they denied her access to her account.

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in Sports

LeBron James hosting movie screening in Ohio hometown

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Bill Hader, actress Amy Schumer and director Judd Apatow are expected to attend the invitation-only screening. James previously worked with Hader when he hosted "Saturday Night Live."

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Taijuan Walker & M’s face Tigers tonight on KPUG

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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the New York Yankees in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 3, 2015, in Seattle.

Walker has been dominant in his last seven starts, allowing only nine earned runs over 48 1/3 innings pitched. The young right-hander is also looking for his sixth straight win.

in Sports

Gasol confirms he is returning to Memphis & AP Source: Lee traded to Celtics

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Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33), of Spain, and Portland Trail Blazers center Chris Kaman, right, watch for a rebound in the first half of Game 1 of an NBA basketball Western Conference playoff series Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn.

NBA center Marc Gasol has confirmed that he will sign a new five-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies. While the AP is reporting that the Warriors have traded David Lee to the Celtics.

in Entertainment

Police search Indy home of ‘Jared from Subway’

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Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.

in National, World

Six powers and Iran to continue nuclear talks past deadline

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It is the fourth time the parties have extended the terms of the interim deal, which was struck in November 2013 and provided Iran with limited sanctions relief in exchange for a halt to the production of uranium enriched to a purity level of 20 percent.