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Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski stretches during practice for an NCAA college basketball tournament second round game in Seattle, Thursday, March 19, 2015. Gonzaga plays North Dakota State on Friday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

2 days ago in Local Sports

Gonzaga’s Karnowski to return for senior season

The 7-foot-1 center played in just five games last season, and had back surgery on Dec. 31. He received a medical redshirt from the NCAA.


2 days ago in Local

Teacher who was attacked hopes to return to classroom soon

Cal Pygott says he won't let the attack turn him into a victim.

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2 days ago in Local Sports

Pac-12 agrees to limit late football games, court storming

The Pac-12 will also begin eSports competitions in 2016-17.

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2 days ago in Local Sports

Washington names Jennifer Cohen new athletic director

Cohen becomes the 15th athletic director in school history and second female athletic director in the past 25 years.


2 days ago in Sports

No exaggeration, NBC Preakness ratings up over last year

The figures were released Tuesday by NBC, based on data from The Nielsen Company. The Preakness had a 5.8 rating and 14 share, up 5 percent from last year's race (5.5 rating, 13 share).


2 days ago in Local Sports

Moving on up: Unbeaten Sparks 2nd in AP WNBA power poll, Seattle Storm 9th

Sue Bird and the Storm are 1-and-2 so far this season.


2 days ago in Sports

Mark Sanchez a surprise participant in Broncos OTAs

The Super Bowl champs' new starting quarterback had been expected to miss the first week of workouts after a weight room mishap May 13.


2 days ago in Local Sports

former Seattle Mariner Carson Smith to undergo Tommy John surgery

The Red Sox announced that Smith, who arrived in Boston this offseason via a trade with Seattle, would undergo ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction Tuesday. The procedure was to be performed by Dr. David Altchek in New York.


2 days ago in Local Sports

‘Sonics Guy’ home robbed in Tacoma

"Sonics Guy" told the Seattle Times the stolen goods included a signed Lenny Wilkens jersey, four rings with the Sonics logo and a diamond gold ring, given to him by his late father.


2 days ago in Entertainment

Judge rules Bill Cosby must stand trial on sexual assault charges

A Pennsylvania judge ordered entertainer Bill Cosby to stand trial on sexual assault charges over allegations that he drugged and assaulted a woman in 2004.


2 days ago in Entertainment

Video gaming returns to TV with new league

Competitive video gaming returns to TV with the launch of a 10-week gaming league that will be broadcast on TBS.


2 days ago in Entertainment

Changes are coming to Twitter

User names and attachments - including photos and videos - will no longer count towards the length of a tweet, but the 140-character limit will stay.


2 days ago in Entertainment

‘Pink Panther’ star Burt Kwouk dies at 85

He also starred in numerous films, among them three James Bond movies including "Goldfinger."

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2 days ago in Local Sports

WIAA could implement state rankings system to determine playoff match-ups

County teams learn who they'll play at 1A state softball

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2 days ago in Local

A foundation’s Bellingham office gives a “Miracle” gift

Father and daughter hear each other clearly for the first time


2 days ago in Entertainment

Watch Hank Azaria’s ‘Simpsons’ inspired commencement speech

"The Simpsons" star brings out some of his classic animated characters to address the graduates of Tufts University.

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2 days ago in Local

Click It or Ticket campaign is underway

More officers will be out enforcing the seat belt laws over the next few weeks just focusing intensely on making sure all drivers are secured in their vehicles.


2 days ago in Sports

Congressman charges NFL with wrongdoing

A senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease.


2 days ago in National

Democrats, seeking unity, give Sanders say in party platform

The Democratic Party said on Monday it would give U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders a prominent say in writing its platform this year, a gesture that could ease tensions between Sanders' camp and party leaders, whom Sanders has accused of favoring rival Hillary Clinton.

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2 days ago in Local

Closing costs for homes in Whatcom County among lowest in state

Financial technology firm Smart-Asset shows in a survey that the average closing costs here are the sixth lowest in the state.

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Republican State Senate blames Inslee and former DOC Secretary for early release of prisoners


A Republican State Senate report on the early release of prisoners casts blame at Democratic Governor Jay Inslee and former Department of Corrections Secretary Bernie Warner.

3 hours ago in Local

Seattle teen accidentally shoots and kills himself


People in the house told investigators the boy had been handling the gun when it accidentally fired, killing him.

3 hours ago in Local

Child dies in Tacoma duplex fire


Others in the duplex made it safely out of the home, but firefighters found the child's body inside.

3 hours ago in Local

Portland Oregon’s police chief gets suspended

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The city's Police Chief is on administrative leave for reportedly misleading investigators about the cause of a hunting accident in which a friend was wounded last month.

3 hours ago in Local

Whatcom County’s Habitat for Humanity raises wages for workers

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The organization says it seems disingenuous to fight against poverty but pay poverty wages.