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3 weeks ago in Weird

Giant, high-heeled church of ‘Cinderella’ under construction in Taiwan

Budai, a township in southwest Taiwan, is building a church in the form of a giant high-heeled shoe, made of metal and blue glass tiles, seeking to attract more tourists to the area.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

San Francisco may seek to renegotiate Super Bowl contract over costs

Legislation will be introduced in San Francisco's City Council next week demanding that the city renegotiate its contact with the National Football League for hosting Super Bowl 50 due to rising costs, a city superintendent said.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

PREVIEW: PGA CareerBuilder Challenge

The 2016PGA Tour makes its mainland debut in La Quinta, California, where Phil Mickelson will join 17 of the 30 top players in the FedExCup standings who are also in the field.

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3 weeks ago in National

Obama does victory lap for American auto industry

President Barack Obama, facing Republican criticism over the state of the economy, did a Detroit victory lap on Wednesday to showcase the auto companies his administration helped save, but the industry has not turned out the way he hoped in 2009.

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3 weeks ago in National

Much of U.S. prepping for major snowstorm

A blustery weekend storm is expected to slam the East Coast with up to 2 feet of snow.

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3 weeks ago in National, World

Senate Democrats block Syria refugee bill

U.S. Senate Democrats on Wednesday narrowly blocked legislation that would slow the entry of refugees from Syria and Iraq to the United States in a contentious vote cloaked in presidential election-year politics.

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3 weeks ago in National, World

U.S. immigration case could set limits on presidential power

The U.S. Supreme Court challenge to President Barack Obama's immigration policies could have an impact far beyond determining whether millions of undocumented immigrants can remain in the country.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

We bought a LOT of ‘Star Wars’ toys last year

"Star Wars" toys generated sales of more than $700 million in the United States in 2015, making them the No. 1 property in the toy industry

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Bills break ground with first full-time female coach

The Buffalo Bills are the first NFL team to appoint a full-time female coach when they announced Kathryn Smith as their new head of quality control-special teams.

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3 weeks ago in Viral Videos

Secret Netflix codes

Who knew there were all these super specific "secret categories?"

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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3 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Jan. 21

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

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3 weeks ago in Local

How life is changing for plane crash survivor and local teen Autumn Veatch

A teenage plane crash survivor never thought a book would be written about her… until no

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3 weeks ago in Local

Failing system threatens Whatcom County jail maintenance

The sheriff says if the system was to fail, prisoners would have to be evacuated to the already dangerously overcrowded main jail.

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3 weeks ago in Local

Bellingham airport sees fewer passengers with weakening loonie

The plummeting loonie means it’s much more expensive for Canadians to travel in the US. The Bellingham Herald reports the airport had 16% fewer passengers last year and another drop is expected this year.

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3 weeks ago in Local

Bellingham man faces a year in jail, following early morning break-in

Investigators say Matthew Plowman used a patio chair to break glass and enter the home at about 3am.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 21

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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3 weeks ago in Local Sports

Millsap paces Hawks over Blazers, 104-98

Paul Millsap had 23 points and nine rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks survived a late rally by Portland to defeat the Trail Blazers 104-98 on Wednesday night.

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3 weeks ago in Local Sports

Washington stays on top in Pac-12, beats Colorado 95-83

Andrew Andrews scored 25 of his 33 points in the second half, Marquese Chriss added 17 points, and Washington stayed on top of the Pac-12 Conference standings with a 95-83 win over Colorado on Wednesday night.

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3 weeks ago in Local Sports

LC boys and girls remain atop 1A in AP prep poll

The boys remain undefeated at 14-0, the girls are 13-1 this season.

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11 hours ago in Sports

Kobe’s last, Toronto’s 1st as NBA All-Star goes outside US

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant shoots during an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.

If Bryant heats up, he could add a fifth All-Star Game MVP award to his collection.

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Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia 1st to draw lifetime drug ban

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The commissioner's office said Friday that Mejia tested positive for Boldenone.

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The week’s best sports shots

Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning holds up the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt York)

A look back at some of the best plays and biggest moments in sports this week.

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The weekend sports schedule

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Here's a look at this weekend's sports schedule.

17 hours ago in Entertainment

Bill Murray tosses fans’ phones off rooftop

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The "Ghostbusters" star was unwinding at rooftop restaurant in California on Thursday when he spotted two starstruck fans trying to snap his photo.

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