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Oakley followed the lead of Nike and are pushing away from Oscar Pistorius sponsorship following charges of murder. (Photo credit should read Gerlinde Schrijver/AFP/Getty Images)

Both Oakley, Nike Push Away From Oscar Pistorius

Two major sponsors, Oakley and Nike, distanced themselves from Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on Monday after the South African sports star was charged with murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend.

02/18/2013

"I Am The Bullet In The Chamber" Nike ad that was taken down following Oscar Pistorius' murder charge. (credit: oscarpistorius.com)

‘I Am The Bullet In The Chamber’ Nike Ad Taken Off Pistorius’ Website Following Murder Charge

A Nike advertisement with the phrase “I Am The Bullet In The Chamber” has been taken down from Oscar Pistorius’ website after he was charged with murdering his girlfriend.

02/14/2013

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Guide to Black History Month 2013 in Seattle

Meet an Olympic athlete, a NASA astronaut, and a Nigerian writer during Seattle’s Black History Month. February, 2013 is filled with performances, films, lectures and art in celebration of our country’s African American heritage.

01/12/2013

File photo of Mo Farah after he won the gold medal in the men's 5000m final at the athletics event of the London 2012 Olympic Games.  (credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Olympic Medalist Gets Pulled By Customs On Suspicion Of Being A Terrorist

Olympic gold medalist was detained for questing after border agents thought he was a terrorist.

12/31/2012

Suzy Favor-Hamilton pictured in 2001 (Matthew Stockman/Allsport/Getty Images)

Olympian Runner Suzy Favor Hamilton Says She Has Worked As Escort

Three-time Olympian runner Suzy Favor Hamilton has admitted leading a double life as an escort.

CBS Seattle–12/20/2012

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Wind and Rain Pummel Pacific Northwest

Rain and wind pounded Washington and Oregon on Monday, flooding streets, toppling large trucks, cutting power to more than 20,000 people and causing at least one death.

11/19/2012

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ShoWare Center Hosts 2012 Skate America

Come to ShoWare Center in Kent, October 19 – 21 for the 2012 Hilton HHonors Skate America! See some of the world’s best figure skaters compete, and cheer on Team USA!

10/01/2012

In this handout photo provided by the Nashville Metropolitan Police Department, Olympic gold medalist Shaun White, 26, is seen in a police booking photo on Sept. 17, 2012 in Nashville, Tenn. (credit: Nashville Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Shaun White Arrested On Vandalism, Drunk In Public Charges

A police report says two-time Olympic gold medalist snowboarder Shaun White was charged with vandalism after an employee at a Nashville hotel saw him break a phone there.

CBS Seattle–09/17/2012

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Seattle Storm, WNBA Ready to Start Up Again

Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson are ready to return to the Seattle Storm post-Olympics. The WNBA season will resume Thursday.

08/13/2012

US women's soccer team celebrates gold (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Opinion: Olympic Gold To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of Title IX

As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.

08/13/2012

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