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Crew finds 150-ton boulder likely left by glacier

A glacial erratic rock estimated to be 300,000 pounds and two million years old lies 30 feet below ground after being fully unearthed on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at the Courtyard by Marriott construction site in Everett, Wash.  A geotechnical engineer who was called out to examine it, Kurt Merriman, told The Daily Herald it's a glacial erratic, a giant rock left behind by a glacier maybe 18,000 years ago. The boulder is bigger than an SUV, weighing an estimated 150 tons. (AP Photo/The Herald, Ian Terry)

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Workers digging an underground garage for a new hotel in Everett, Washington, recently struck something big about 30 feet below the surface.

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Crew finds 150-ton boulder likely left by glacier

A glacial erratic rock estimated to be 300,000 pounds and two million years old lies 30 feet below ground after being fully unearthed on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at the Courtyard by Marriott construction site in Everett, Wash.  A geotechnical engineer who was called out to examine it, Kurt Merriman, told The Daily Herald it's a glacial erratic, a giant rock left behind by a glacier maybe 18,000 years ago. The boulder is bigger than an SUV, weighing an estimated 150 tons. (AP Photo/The Herald, Ian Terry)

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Workers digging an underground garage for a new hotel in Everett, Washington, recently struck something big about 30 feet below the surface.

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CSU athletics recommends new on-campus stadium

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado State University’s Athletic Department has formally recommended construction of a multi-sport stadium on campus instead of renovating the existing football stadium three miles west of the school.

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Colorado-Oregon Preview Capsule

Colorado (2-8, 0-7 Pac-12) at No. 3 Oregon (9-1, 6-1), 4:37 p.m. EST (Pac-12 Network).

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Chandler, Nuggets hold off Thunder for 107-100 win

Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins, left, swats away the defensive efforts of Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Denver, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Wilson Chandler stood out on the court for reasons way beyond his salmon-colored shoes with neon green soles.

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