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New checklist items for honeymooners: Zika, terrorists, violence

Newlyweds should plan ahead to reduce the risk of returning from their honeymoon with a serious illness or a higher risk of birth defects, or the nightmare of a terrorist attack while there. Couples planning to visit a foreign country or parts of the United States should check websites from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the CIA and the U.S. State Department to learn about the Zika virus carried by mosquitoes, other diseases, and the potential for violence and political unrest.

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See Lynden girls' basketball 45-32 victory over Anacortes in pictures

Lynden defeated Anacortes 45-32 to advance to the 2A state championships on Friday, Feb. 17, at Mount Vernon High School.
Evan Abell The Bellingham Herald
See Lynden girls' basketball 45-32 victory over Anacortes in pictures 0:56

See Lynden girls' basketball 45-32 victory over Anacortes in pictures

Car-sized sea creature surprises South Carolina fishermen 0:47

Car-sized sea creature surprises South Carolina fishermen

When will it melt? Feed store near Lynden has contest over snow pile 1:13

When will it melt? Feed store near Lynden has contest over snow pile

He has a new face, one that had belonged to another man 4:30

He has a new face, one that had belonged to another man