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NFL stadium czar meets with Oakland officials

The league's stadium czar pressed Raiders executives and government officials on their efforts to keep the team in the East Bay.

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Climate change plan faces high-profile legal test

The cornerstone of President Barack Obama's plan to address climate change is already facing a high-stakes legal challenge.

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Fast-food workers mark Tax Day demanding higher wages

Workers rallied in several cities for higher pay, saying they cannot survive on the hourly wages paid by many corporations.

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After 2 decades on the catwalk, supermodel Gisele Bundchen retires

The Brazilian beauty has graced the runway for the last time.

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That video of Dennis Quaid’s meltdown isn’t what it seems

Turns out the actor's expletive-filled rant was really a skit.

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The $70,000 minimum wage

A Seattle company is giving its employees a big raise.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 16

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

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Iran bill could make nuclear deal harder for U.S.

A compromise allowing Congress to vote on a nuclear deal may prompt Iranian negotiators to drive a harder bargain, but does not drastically weaken President Barack Obama's ability to deliver on a final agreement.

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What Tinder would have looked like in the ’80s

The dating app would have looked a lot different in the era of 16-bit graphics and dial-up Internet.

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Today in entertainment history: April 16

A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Dodgers finish sweep of M’s with 5-2 win

Brett Anderson posted his first victory with the Los Angeles Dodgers

ry Flames' Jiri Hudler (24) is congratulated by Mikael Backlund, Mark Giordano, and Johnny Gaudreau, from left, after Hudler scored a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in San Jose, Calif.

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Russell scores late to lift Flames over Canucks 2-1

Kris Russell scored with just under 30 seconds remaining in the third period

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Toxin shuts down Whatcom shellfish harvest

Toxic water means you can’t go out and get clams and oysters from beaches north of Birch Point to the Canadian Border.

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Bellingham molester sentenced to 15 years

A Bellingham man who sexually assaulted five girls is headed to prison.

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911 call from night councilman’s son shot released

The 9-1-1 call from the night a Bellingham councilman’s son was shot and killed indicates the people at the scene may not have known initially how serious the situation was.

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) of Germany leans back hoping for a shot to fall that rimmed out during an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, in Dallas.

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Mavs top Blazers 114-98, learn Rockets will be playoff foe

The Blazers have the fourth seed as Northwest Division champions but will open the postseason on the road against the No. 5 seed

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Report: California offensive lineman commits to Washington

Offensive lineman Luke Wattenberg verbally committed to play football at the University of Washington on Wednesday.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette celebrates after his touchdown against the Green Bay Packers in the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

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Hawks re-sign Ricardo Lockette

The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed wide receiver Ricardo Lockette, the team announced Wednesday.

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UPDATE: State says Bellingham mover needs permit to operate

Bellingham Delivery Service says it was a misunderstanding

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Pot shops uneasy over medical marijuana bill

Governor Inslee is expected to sign the bill soon

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WWU: Donigian and Milbrandt break records at Mt. SAC Relays

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Both set school and GNAC standards in 100 and 110 hurdles, respectively

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Washington soccer legend Kasey Keller headlines 2015 WIAA Hall of Fame class

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The nine inductees will be recognized throughout the year at various WIAA State Championships and will be honored with the Hall of Fame Class of 2016 at the induction ceremony in May of 2016.

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Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has bypass surgery

FILE - This April 1, 2014, file photo shows former Los Angeles Lakers player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar at an NBA basketball ball game in Los Angeles. Abdul-Jabbar is recovering after undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery. A hospital statement on Friday, April 17, 2015 says Abdul-Jabbar had the surgery on Thursday at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. The doctor who performed the surgery, says the 68-year-old former NBA and UCLA star is expected to make a full recovery.

Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is recovering after undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery.

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Hawks F Sefolosha undergoes surgery for injured right leg

Atlanta Hawks NBA basketball players Thabo Sefolosha, center, and Pero Antic, back left, leave a courthouse in New York, Wednesday, April 8, 2015. The players have been released after their arrest on charges they blocked officers from setting up a crime scene following the stabbing of Indiana Pacers' Chris Copeland.

Sefolosha will miss the playoffs, with an expected recovery period of about six months. The team hopes he'll be ready for the start of training camp next season.

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Beckenbauer: Bayern ‘far, far, far away’ from Euro title

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Beckenbauer captained West Germany to the 1974 World Cup title and coached his country to the 1990 championship.