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Bellingham man facing charges in Longview after leading police on chase

Bellingham police called Longview Police about reports of a stolen car.

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Seattle Office for Civil Rights investigating Bellingham-based bank

Lizzi Duff of Seattle says when she called Peoples Bank for some account information, the bank didn’t believe she was a woman, so they denied her access to her account.

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County Council to take action on new jail, mental health services

Councilmembers need to sign-off on asking voters for a sales tax increase on the November ballot to pay for the jail and an agreement with the seven cities on financing the measure.

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Bellingham mayor, police chief eye changes to policing strategy

A relatively small group of people in downtown Bellingham attract their fair share of police attention and resources

Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper talks during a news conference, Sunday, June 7, 2015, in Chicago. The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Chicago Blackhawks are tied 1-1 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final after the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 in Game 2. Game 3 is scheduled for Monday.

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Tampa Bay takes 2-1 lead in Stanley Cup Final

Cedric Paquette scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:11 to play, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Stanley Cup Final.

In this photo taken Sept. 30, 2014, a golf ball with one of the logos for Chambers Bay, the host course for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship, is shown next to a hole on the course in University Place, Wash.

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Janzen makes his way back to US Open

The U.S. Open is June 18-21 at Chambers Bay south of Seattle.

.S. women's soccer head coach Jill Ellis speaks during the U.S. Women's National Team World Cup media day, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in New York. The U.S. Women will face the South Korea on May 30 in its final send-off match at Red Bull Arena, before leaving for Canada and the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup.

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Rapinoe scores twice in 3-1 US win over Australia

The U.S., which won the title in 1991 and '99, improved to 5-0-2 in World Cup openers.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo views the scene of a prison escape in a handout picture from the New York Governor's Press Office taken at the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York June 6, 2015.

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Police question possible accomplice, as manhunt for escaped convicts continues

Authorities have questioned a prison worker as a possible accomplice to the convicted killers who escaped over the weekend.

Roger Daltrey performs with The Who at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, on Saturday, April 25, 2015 in New Orleans.

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Roger Daltrey and Liam Gallagher to form supergroup

Former Oasis rocker Liam Gallagher is joining forces with The Who's Roger Daltrey to form a supergroup for a one-off TV performance.

Vanderbilt shortstop Dansby Swanson (7) pumps his fist after the final was made against Indiana during the bottom of the ninth inning of an NCAA college baseball regional tournament game Saturday, May 30, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. Swanson hit the game winning two-run home run giving Vanderbilt a 6-4 win.

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Diamondbacks draft Vandy shortstop Swanson with No. 1 pick

The Arizona Diamondbacks have selected slugging Vanderbilt shortstop Dansby Swanson with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft.

Willie Nelson performs at the Heartbreaker Banquet on Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Spicewood, TX.

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Willie Nelson to cameo in ‘Zoolander’ sequel

Willie Nelson has revealed that he will appear alongside a slew of celebrity guest stars in the "Zoolander" comedy sequel.

FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, file photo, Brad Pitt arrives at the AFI Awards at The Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles. Netflix has acquired the satirical comedy “War Machine,” with Pitt set to star as General Stanley McChrystal. The acquisition, announced Monday, June 8, 2015, by Netflix, adds a major dose of star power to the streaming service’s growing stable of original films. Netflix will produce the film, to be directed by Australian filmmaker David Michod.

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Brad Pitt’s ‘War Machine’ to be released on Netflix

Brad Pitt's new movie will be released on Netflix as part of a blockbuster $30 million deal with the online streaming service.

Victor Espinoza reacts after crossing the finish line with American Pharoah (5) to win the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race at Belmont Park, Saturday, June 6, 2015, in Elmont, N.Y. American Pharoah is the first horse to win the Triple Crown since Affirmed won it in 1978.

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Big TV ratings for the Belmont & bets on race remain uncashed

Triple Crown win draws big TV rating, but not biggest and Most $2 win bets on American Pharoah in Belmont uncashed.

FILE - In this Saturday, June 6, 2015, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano, right, walks on the field after he grounded into a double play with the bases loaded to end the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Mariners' Willie Bloomquist (8) was left on base on the play. Cano isn't supposed to hear boos at home. It wasn't part of the deal when he signed for $240 million and 10 years in Seattle. But with the underperforming Mariners having the second-worst record in the American League, Cano's struggles have become the focus for the floundering franchise.

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With Robinson Cano struggling, the M’s underachieving so far in 2015

Robinson Cano didn't plan on being the face the Mariners current struggles but the second baseman has been hearing jeers and boos after more strikeouts and weak grounders at Safeco Field.

Muppet character Miss Piggy poses during a photocall promoting the movie 'The Muppets' in Berlin, in this file photo taken January 18, 2012.

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Miss Piggy to be honored with feminist award

"Moi is thrilled, but frankly, not surprised to be receiving this Sackler Center First Award," Miss Piggy said in a statement.

Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

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Fred Couples withdraws from U.S. Open sectional qualifier

The Seattle Times is reporting that Fred Couples withdrew from a U.S. Open sectional qualifier due to back problems Monday in Newport Beach, California.

Cho Yang-ho, president of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics Organizing Committee, speaks during a ceremony to celebrate the 1,000-day countdown to the 2018 Winter Olympics at Olympic Park in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, May 16, 2015. South Korea started its 1,000-day countdown to the Winter Olympics on Saturday with a variety of celebrations planned in the capital Seoul and around the host city of Pyeongchang.

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IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang

The IOC has approved new events in snowboarding, Alpine skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Report: Russell Wilson’s agent sends letter to Seahawks

According to multiple reports, quarterback Russell Wilson's agent Mark Rodgers sent a 16-page letter to the Seattle Seahawks detailing his position on the ongoing contract negotiations.

Apple CEO Tim Cook waves as he arrives on stage to deliver his keynote address at the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, United States June 8, 2015.

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Apple announces ‘native’ apps for Watch

Apple's Tim Cook announced an update to its Watch that should make apps for its latest gadget speedier and help untether it from the iPhone.

Sonya Baumstein sits in her 23-foot (7.01 meter) carbon and kevlar solo rowboat in this handout picture courtesy of Andrew Cull in Port Townsend, Washington April 12, 2015.

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Woman sets out to become first to row across Pacific alone

Sonya Baumstein began a 6,000-milevoyage in Japan, attempting to become the third person and the first woman to cross the Pacific Ocean by herself in a rowboat.

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See what’s new on Netflix this month

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Are you over fireworks and cookouts? Stay inside and binge on these movies and shows that are now showing on Netflix.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here is a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.

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Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

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Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.

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A-Rod, Yanks settle dispute; team to give $3.5M to charities

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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez walks off the field after striking out during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, in Baltimore.

Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees have settled their dispute over a marketing payment the team declined to give him, agreeing the club will make $3.5 million in charitable contributions.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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