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Astros get another Biggio on Day 3 of MLB draft

Notre Dame outfielder Conor Biggio, son of Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, was selected by the Astros in the 34th round of the Major League Baseball draft Wednesday.

Photo of Dionisio Ochoa, courtesy Bellingham Police Department

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Missing man last seen near Amtrak station in Bellingham

Dionisio Salgado Ochoa, pictured above, was last seen around the Amtrak station in Bellingham on Monday, Lt. Bob Vander Yacht said.

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‘The Simpsons’ are breaking up

A home wrecker will break up the longtime marriage of Homer and Marge ... the reason might surprise you.

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Up to 450 more troops deploying to Iraq

The additional troops and the establishment of a new training base will help Iraqi forces in preparation for a battle to retake territory lost to Islamic State.

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D.A. to Bonnaroo: Behave, or else

If you get busted this year you'll have to go to court like everybody else.

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You can live like Slash … for the low price of $11M

With eight bathrooms and a nightclub this house is definitely rock and roll.

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Is that a monster under the bed?

Police say a would-be thief was caught hiding under the bed.

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Architect reveals design for 2 World Trade Center

The design for the fourth and final tower at the site of the 9/11 terrorist attacks has been revealed.

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French Open ‘grunts’ set to music

You'll never listen to tennis the same way again.

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Zoe Saldana defends husband’s name change

The "Avatar" star's husband has broken with tradition and taken her last name.

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Latest installment in ‘Fifty Shades’ series reportedly stolen

Publisher Random House says "Grey" was stolen just a week before publication.

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Organized labor takes gamble by battling Obama’s trade bill

Fierce opposition to the President's trade agenda threatens to split the political left and deal another blow to unions.

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American Medical Association adopts youth sports concussion policy

The policies are intended to lower the risk of brain injuries and call for prompt diagnosis and medical care.

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Service dog gives new meaning to ‘man’s best friend’

Figo the golden retriever went above and beyond the call of duty.

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House votes for permanent ban on Internet access taxes

The "Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act" fails to address thorny questions over state sales taxes on goods and services sold via the Internet.

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NBA Finals: Top 5 plays of Game 3

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are halfway to the first championship in franchise history.

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Bigger teeth, scarier thrills revive a dormant ‘Jurassic World’

The film, out in theaters on Friday, revives the classic sci-fi action franchise that began with Steven Spielberg making dinosaurs come to life in 1993's "Jurassic Park."

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FIFA to kick off Blatter succession process in July

Scandal-hit FIFA will hold an extraordinary executive committee meeting to discuss the election to replace president Sepp Blatter, who announced his resignation last week.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, June 10.

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Sticker shock: Some hospitals mark up prices by 1,000 percent

Even the astronomical price markups that consumers regularly pay for, say, wine in restaurants pale beside those in some U.S. hospitals.

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Women’s World Cup: England beats Germany to finish 3rd

The England women's national team celebrating after beating Germany 1-0 in the 2015 Women's World Cup to earn 3rd place

England's victory over the top-ranked Germans came after a gut-wrenching 2-1 semifinal loss to Japan that was decided on an own goal on Wednesday.

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Wimbledon: Defending champ Kvitova upset, Federer advances

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic makes a return to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Madison Keys and Caroline Wozniacki also posted victories on the women's side.

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Dempsey, Chandler score as US beats Guatemala 4-0

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Clint Dempsey converted a penalty kick in his return from a suspension for a confrontation with a referee, Timmy Chandler scored his first international goal and the United States routed Guatemala

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Oilers sign Connor McDavid to 3-year, entry-level contract

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The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms with center Connor McDavid on a three-year, entry-level contract.

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Day five at Wimbledon

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Serena Williams had a tough time but advanced while Novak Djokovic cruised to an easy win.

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