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3 weeks ago in National, World

As Islamic State is pushed back in Iraq, worries about what’s next

As U.S.-led offensives drive back Islamic State in Iraq, concern is growing among U.S. and U.N. officials that efforts to stabilize liberated areas are lagging, creating conditions that could help the militants endure as an underground network.

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3 weeks ago in National

Trump blasts ‘rigged’ rules on picking Republican delegates

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump lashed out at what he called the party's "rigged" delegate selection rules on Monday after rival Ted Cruz swept all of Colorado's 34 delegates over the weekend.

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3 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, April 12

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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3 weeks ago in Viral Videos

Robert Downey, Jr. in a bunny suit for a good cause

The "Ironman" star is launching a brand-new charitable foundation, and he wants you to be one of the founding members.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 12

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Redmayne shows wizarding skills in ‘Fantastic Beasts’ trailer

A new trailer for "Harry Potter" spin-off, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", has been released, taking audiences to 1920s New York as "magizoologist" Newt Scamander arrives in the United States.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment, Sports

PBS documentary examines Jackie Robinson’s impact on baseball, civil rights

Since he prevailed in breaking baseball's color barrier in 1947, Jackie Robinson has been an American icon.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Dead as a doornail’ Jon Snow a no-show at ‘Game of Thrones’ premiere

By Rollo Ross LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The cast of “Game of Thrones” played down rumors fan-favourite Jon Snow would…

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3 weeks ago in Music

The Weeknd leads Billboard nods

The Canadian singer lands mentions in categories including Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top R&B Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album and Top R&B Album for "Beauty Behind the Madness."

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3 weeks ago in Lifestyle

Craft beer fans face squeeze with hops in short supply

Fans of craft beers could soon face higher bar bills as small, independent brewers face a potentially serious shortage of a vital ingredient: hops.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Danny Willet wins the Masters, his brother wins Twitter

While English golfer Danny Willet was busy winning the Masters, his brother P.J. was busy winning social media.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘The Walking Dead’ is the most popular show on TV

The ranking puts the show over other top contenders, including "Sunday Night Football," "Empire," and "The Big Bang Theory."

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment, Sports, Weird

LeBron James shows off his pizza game in California visit

The employee called himself Ron. Sure, he was significantly taller than his colleagues, but there he was, working alongside them carrying pizza boxes and taking orders.

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3 weeks ago in National

Gas prices jump by 8 cents over past 3 weeks

The average price of gasoline has jumped by 8 cents over the past three weeks, to $2.10 a gallon for regular grade.

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3 weeks ago in National

Senate primary-race pressures work against Obama’s court nominee

President Barack Obama is maintaining pressure on the Senate to approve his Supreme Court nominee, but the need for Republican U.S. senators seeking re-election to keep conservative voters happy before primary elections in the coming months is working against him.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘The Boss’ beats ‘Batman’ at the weekend box office

Melissa McCarthy’s star power lifted “The Boss” to an estimated $23.5 million opening weekend despite bad reviews and rough word-of-mouth for the R-rated comedy.

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3 weeks ago in Music

Jason Derulo has the best bathroom

The "Talk Dirty" hitmaker had one key priority as he designed his nine-bedroom, five bathroom estate in Tarzana, California - to ensure he and his guests will never go thirsty.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Robert De Niro, Jim Carrey salute Jerry Lewis on 90th birthday

Lewis, who hit the age milestone last month, laughed and cried as comedians like Richard Belzer and Jeff Ross paid tribute to him after his "The King of Comedy" co-star De Niro and Carrey dined with him in the fabled venue's Billy Crystal Room.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Costner takes on ex-convict role in ‘Criminal’

Hollywood star Kevin Costner takes on a more violent role in action thriller "Criminal", playing an ex-convict who has the memories and skills of a dead FBI agent transferred into his brain.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Retired NFL star Will Smith shot dead in New Orleans

Will Smith, a prominent member of the New Orleans Saints team that won the NFL's Super Bowl in 2010, was killed by a gunman who shot the retired football player after ramming his car near the city's famed French Quarter, police said.

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