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Is Seattle Loss One of Most Shocking, Heartbreaking in Big Game History? [VIDEOS]

There have been some stunning, shocking finishes to the NFL Championship Game in the last 49 years. Where does the Seattle-New England game rank? For easier reading purposes, and to not incur the wrath of Mr. Commissioner, we will refer to the games as the "SB"...see how we did that? Clever, huh?

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Should Washington state be divided to create a 51st state?
Should Washington state be divided to create a 51st state? (Washington state legislative website)
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Citizen Launches New Campaign to Divide Washington Into TWO States

A Western Washington man, citing excessive government over-reach and a growing mistrust of political leaders, is proposing to split Washington in half.

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Watch Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech [VIDEO]

Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, in which we're reminded about the late speaker's quest for civil rights equality.

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What was most-searched item on Google in WA State in 2014?
What was most-searched item on Google in WA State in 2014? (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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What Was #1 Google Search in Washington State in 2014?

2014 was a busy year for Google, obviously.  The world's #1 search engine was kept hopping as people searched for quick answers to questions, and definitions.   What was the #1 search in Washington state?

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Tri Cities regional aquatic center
Tri Cities regional aquatic center (Tri City regional Public Facilities District)
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Top ’11” Stories of 2014 – Land Sale Kills Final Chance for Regional Aquatic Center

Although voters rejected the Pasco/Regional Aquatic Center in 2013,   it was still very much on life support - and expected to be re-submitted to voters.

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How a German Camera Company Saved Hundreds From the Holocaust

This year is the 75th anniversary of the Leica Freedom Train -- an impressive effort by the Leitz optics company to ship hundreds of Jewish families out of Nazi Germany. Upon safe arrival, the refugees would check in with the local Leitz office where they would receive a free Leica camera and a stipend until they found work. Many used the camera to make income.

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15 Musical Christmas Gifts Everyone Got In the ’80s and ’90s

Back when Amazon was just a rainforest and the word "iPod" sounded like a one-man spacecraft, people still got musical gifts for Christmas.

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What Was the Most Searched Term on Google in 2014?

Google has released its look at the most-searched terms in 2014. Think you know what topped the list?

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Seattle reacts to Hanford National Park plan
Seattle reacts to Hanford National Park plan (Getty images)
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Seattle – As Expected – ‘Sneers’ At Hanford National Historical Park

After years of fighting to get it, Doc Hastings and the House approved the plan to create a National Historical Park dedicated to the Manhattan Project and the important history of Hanford.

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College Students Know Zilch About America, Will Make You Sad

When it comes to the future of this country, be afraid. Be very afraid.

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