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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

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America’s Most Hipster Cities

Pretty much any US city, short of maybe Birmingham, AL, has some elements/neighborhoods of hipster culture at this point (you really just need a fixed-gear bike shop, right?), but these 10 cities are vying for the title of hipster-est. Behind Williamsburg, of course.

11/15/2013

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America‚Äôs Seven Best Beercations

You love beer. You love vacations. So it’s only natural you’ll like this rundown of America’s seven hottest travel destinations with a hopping beer scene.

11/01/2013

Michael Saunders celebrates with Justin Morneau during the WBC (photo credit: Christian Peterson/Getty Images)

Mariners’ Saunders An MVP, But Canada Falls To USA In WBC

Canada’s Michael Saunders, of the Mariners, hit a two-run homer off starter Derek Holland and was chosen the Group D MVP, going 8 for 11 in the tournament with seven RBIs.

1090 The Fan–03/11/2013

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Where to Watch the Presidential Inauguration in Seattle

Monday, January 21, 2013 is the second Presidential Inauguration for Barack Obama in Washington DC. Join in with your neighbors in Seattle and watch this American event that only happens once every four years!

01/12/2013

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New WA State Forever Stamp Arrives Friday

The Postal Service will hold a ceremony Friday in the Capitol Rotunda to introduce the new Washington state forever stamp. The stamp is part of the last set of 10 stamps in the Flags of Our Nation series.

08/14/2012

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Obama Takes Off From Seattle for New Orleans

After a fundraising swing through the Seattle and Portland, OR, Obama is flying to New Orleans on Wednesday to address the National Urban League, a civil rights group.

07/25/2012

2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Diving

McCrory and Boudia Cruise to Olympic Diving Berths

It was no contest for Nick McCrory and David Boudia. The duo carried a 114.84-point lead into the 10-meter platform synchronized diving final and won it easily, earning spots on the Olympic team at the U.S. trials on Thursday night at Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

06/22/2012

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Boudia Leads 10M Semis at US Diving Trials in Federal Way

In a three-way battle of perfect marks, David Boudia outdid Nick McCrory and Thomas Finchum to lead the 10-meter platform semifinals at the U.S. diving trials on Tuesday night.

06/20/2012

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WA Students Beat National Average in Science

Washington eighth graders did better than the national average on a science test that is given to kids across the country.

05/11/2012

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