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THURSDAY, AUG. 1, 2013

Indians take lumps on rainy night

Most Spokane Indians fans left Avista Stadium long before Thursday night's 9-3 loss to the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes was official. Rain started falling in the sixth inning, around the time the Volcanoes turned a 4-1 lead into a 9-1 edge with a five-run sixth that included…

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Shock finish strong, defeat Rush 69-47 

Ruschard Dodd-Masters returned two interceptions for touchdowns in the final two minutes, sparking Spokane past Chicago 69-47 Thursday in the first round of the Arena Football League playoffs. The Shock (15-4) will take on the winner of Sunday's Arizona-San Jose game for the National Conference…

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Mike Leach said he has no intentions of leaving WSU and looks forward to results of inquiry. (Associated Press)

5 storylines as WSU begins camp

COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- In anticipation of Washington State's 2013 preseason camp debut tomorrow, we've assembled five storylines for you to chew on -- or just read -- before things get underway tomorrow in Lewiston. ... 1. QUARTERBACK: Might as well start here and get…

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That's why we're miserable 

A GRIP ON SPORTS If you want to know what's going on in the boardrooms on Wall Street, or whether inflation is going to return or if bond prices are headed down, then Forbes Magazine's website is probably a good place to start. But if…

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