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Local (New) Pinot noir celebrates 50 years in Willamette Valley (Photo Gallery)
The founding families of Oregon pinot noir scoured the Pacific Northwest to find the perfect place for vines that need long, cool, consistent summers. An area with a growing season that won't freeze the buds before they burst into grapes, but won't scorch the delicate fruit, either.

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Local Spokane bugler honors deceased veterans with personal touch Spokane bugler honors deceased veterans with personal touch
Since 2001, retired Army Reserve Lt. Col. Philip Kowzan, has played taps at military honor funerals in the Spokane area. His debut came unexpectedly at longtime friend Ivan Brayman's funeral.

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National & World Forgotten for decades, fallen NY soldier finally honored (New) Forgotten for decades, fallen NY soldier finally honored
Carroll Heath didn't have it easy growing up in the Great Depression. His father wasn't around, his mother was a patient in a mental hospital and he kept largely to himself. Soon after graduating high school, he enlisted in the Army and wound up in the Philippines, where he's believed to have died sometime in 1942.

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Sports Mariners fall to Blue Jays 8-2 (New) Mariners fall to Blue Jays 8-2 (Photo Gallery)
Edwin Encarnacion and Ryan Goins homered, Aaron Sanchez won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 8-2 on Sunday, avoiding a three-game sweep.
Sports Sounders play Sporting KC to scoreless draw
Tim Melia needed to make just one save, but it came late in the game as Sporting Kansas City played to a 0-0 tie with the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night.
Sports Hernandez gets 7th win, Mariners beat Blue Jays 4-3
Nelson Cruz hit his big league-leading 17th home run, Felix Hernandez became the first seven-game winner in the majors and the Seattle Mariners beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Friday night.

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Home Glacier collapses into ocean Glacier collapses into ocean
During a boat tour in Alaska's Prince William Sound, a group of tourists witnessed a huge glacier break off and fall into the water.
Home Adorable Daddy-Daughter Extreme Snowboarding Adorable Daddy-Daughter Extreme Snowboarding
Two little girls love to hit the slopes with their dads to do some extreme snowboarding. The dads are both expert snowboarders. They say not everyone should try these moves with their kids.

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Technology YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off (New) YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off
YouTube's legacy extends beyond its pioneering role in the Internet's video revolution. The 10-year-old site provided a stage for exhibitionists, narcissists and activists to broadcast their opinions, show off their talents, expose abuses or just pass along their favorite clips of movies, TV shows, music, cute kittens and other interests.
Consumer Top gas grills Top gas grills (Video)
Consumer Reports has finished testing more than 100 grills. Some weren't so hot, but we did find plenty of good options --particularly among medium-sized grills, which are the most popular. They usually hold about two dozen burgers.

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Entertainment TLC pulls Duggar family series amid misconduct reports
TLC pulled the reality series "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule on Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual misconduct allegations against one of the stars, Josh Duggar, stemming from when he was a juvenile.

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Technology FAA unveils next-generation message system to reduce delays
A system that replaces verbal communication between pilots and air traffic controllers with computerized messages was unveiled Thursday by federal aviation officials, who said the system will reduce delays during weather events and cut down on errors.

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Business $100 billion Saudi built-from-scratch city to be ready by 2035
A $100 billion city-from-scratch in Saudi Arabia is to be completed by 2035 and will serve as the main logistics and manufacturing hub for countries on the Red Sea, the world's "largest new emerging market," said the CEO of the company in charge of the mega-project.
Business Tobacco firms get partial win over claims on smoking effects
America's largest tobacco companies must inform consumers that cigarettes were designed to increase addiction, but not that they lied to the public about the dangers of smoking, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday.

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Offbeat Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call
OK, it is a stuffed tiger - but it's a very large stuffed tiger. And the sight of it lashed to the top of an SUV cruising around a southwest Washington lake was enough to generate a 911 call from someone who apparently thought it was real.