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The weak Canadian dollar is causing trouble for Whatcom retailers

The Canadian dollar was down to $0.68 U.S at one point a few months ago.

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1 day ago in Local

Man pleads not guilty in dismemberment slaying

Charlton is being held on five million dollars bail.

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2 days ago in National

Email privacy bill headed for House approval

The House of Representatives is expected to vote to require law enforcement authorities to get a search warrant before asking technology companies to hand over old emails, with the bill's Senate prospects unclear.

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2 days ago in Sports

Players chosen in NFL draft need to plan for the long game

Every year, the National Football League draft makes a number of strapping young men very, very rich. But a word of advice from former NFL stars: Start thinking about your next career right away.

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2 days ago in Lifestyle, National

Brady Campaign unveils app to scrub mass killers’ names from media sites

U.S. anti-gun-violence activists on Wednesday introduced a phone app designed to strip notorious mass shooters' names and photos from news stories, saying that keeping their images out of the public eye could help avert future mass killings.

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2 days ago in Local Sports

John Stanton new Chairman & CEO as M’s announce ownership changes

New chairman and CEO John Stanton takes over for the retiring Howard Lincoln. Stanton and the new ownership hope to officially take over in August following Major League Baseball approval.

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2 days ago in Music

Lady Gaga, Elton John team up on clothing line

he pop icons have collaborated on a range of limited edition clothes and accessories with Macy's.

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2 days ago in Local Sports

Storm point guard Sue Bird to play in fourth Olympics

New Storm center Breanna Stewart also makes the team

Rock singer Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., during his opening show, Feb. 18, 1985. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing)

2 days ago in Music

‘Purple Rain’ coming to more movie theaters

The 1984 film is a big hit in cinemas all over again thanks to fans seeking ways to pay tribute to the late music icon.

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2 days ago in Weird

Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

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2 days ago in Local Sports

A full day of high school baseball, softball and boys soccer Tuesday

Ferndale baseball beats Squalicum, Nooksack Valley softball scores 24

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2 days ago in Sports

Uncharted territory: Predators gear up for game 7

Call it a new frontier for the Nashville Predators, one the Anaheim Ducks know all too well.

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2 days ago in Olympics, Sports

Venues ready, but many challenges remain for Rio Games

With 100 days to go before the Olympic Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, the nation famous for doing things at the last minute faces a novel situation: The venues are ready, but the host does not appear to be.

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2 days ago in Sports

Clippers lose Paul, Griffin for rest of playoffs

The Los Angeles Clippers were hit with a double whammy on Tuesday.

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2 days ago in Lifestyle

Math scores slip, reading flat for nation’s 12th-graders

Only about a third of the nation's high school seniors are prepared for the academic challenges of entry-level college math and reading courses.

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2 days ago in Music

Gene Simmons wants to limit KISS ticket resales

The 66-year-old frontman revealed he hates seeing fans paying overinflated prices on the secondary ticketing market to see the group in action.

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2 days ago in National

Fed set to keep rates unchanged, may nod to ebbing risks

The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to keep interest rates unchanged on Wednesday as it continues to monitor the impact from weakening global growth but may seek to signal to markets it is determined to resume policy tightening this year.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Keanu Reeves voices the cat star of ‘Keanu’

Comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele star in the action comedy as friends who set out on a mission to rescue their stolen kitten, named after "The Matrix" actor, by posing as drug dealers for a street gang.

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2 days ago in Music

Judge in Led Zeppelin copyright case rules out evidence

U.S. District J. Robert Gary Klausner, who is presiding over a trial which will decide whether the rock group's hit "Stairway To Heaven" was plagiarized from "Taurus," a 1967 instrumental song by the band Spirit.

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2 days ago in Viral Videos

The Internet is down – the musical

How will you live without 24/7 access at your fingertips?

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4 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 29

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

3 hours ago in Sports

2016 NFL Draft: Round 1

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The players selected in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night in Chicago: 1, Los Angeles Rams (from…

6 hours ago in Sports

Hawks overwhelm Celtics, move to 2nd round with win

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KYLE HIGHTOWER, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks…

9 hours ago in Sports

NCAA scraps ban on satellite camps; recruiting under study

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The decision won't end the debate that centered on whether the camps are just another recruiting tool: The board also asked the Division I Council to conduct a broad assessment of the entire college football recruiting model in coming months.

10 hours ago in Sports

The Latest: Jared Goff goes No. 1 to Rams

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9:15 p.m. The Eagles have no plans to trade disgruntled quarterback Sam Bradford despite drafting North Dakota State’s Carson Wentz…

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