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3 days ago in National

Senate to vote on hitting North Korea with tougher sanctions

The Senate is considering legislation to hit North Korea with more stringent sanctions.

Pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, during the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on his former company's decision to raise the price of a lifesaving medicine. Shkreli refused to testify before U.S. lawmakers who excoriated him over severe hikes for a drug sold by a company that he acquired. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

3 days ago in Entertainment, National

Shkreli is sued over his $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album

Shkreli has bragged that he had no plans to listen to the album, but bought it to "keep it from the people."

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4 days ago in Entertainment

‘Bad Boys 3’ is happening

Will Smith has promised fans "Bad Boys 3" will happen after meeting up with co-star Martin Lawrence for the first time in two years.

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4 days ago in Music

Eagles stars to honor Glenn Frey at Grammys

Frey's bandmates Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, Joe Walsh, and Tim Schmidt will reunite at the awards show to perform a poignant tribute to the late rocker.

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4 days ago in Sports

NASCAR changes to franchise model

NASCAR has announced a dramatic overhaul of its business model, shifting to a franchise-like system that is intended to provide actual value and financial stability to team owners.

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4 days ago in Sports

It’s now Professor Selig

The former baseball commissioner has a new gig.

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4 days ago in Weird

Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant

Workers at a Florida Wendy's got the surprise of a lifetime when a customer tossed a 3-foot-long live alligator through the drive-thru window.

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4 days ago in Music

Kelly Clarkson turns daughter’s travel tales into children’s book

The "Since U Been Gone" singer has written "River Rose and the Magical Lullaby", which is inspired by her travels with 19-month-old daughter River Rose.

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4 days ago in Sports

Denver streets run orange to welcome Super Bowl-winning Broncos

Hundreds of thousands of cheering, orange-clad Denver Broncos fans lined the city's streets on Tuesday for a parade and rally to welcome home the team after their upset victory in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.

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4 days ago in Sports

Newton: ‘Not about to conform’

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he's a bad loser and isn't apologizing for his post-Super Bowl news conference.

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4 days ago in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ musical heading to Broadway in 2018

The musical adaptation of blockbuster Disney film is officially heading to the stage.

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4 days ago in National

Trump, Sanders ride U.S. anti-establishment tide to New Hampshire win

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders coasted to victory on a wave of voter anger in the New Hampshire presidential nominating contest, thrashing traditional U.S. politicians in a display of anti-establishment power.

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4 days ago in Entertainment

Ryan Reynolds calls ‘Deadpool’ a ‘game changer’ for superhero films

Marvel's anti-hero is redefining the genre.

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4 days ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports headlines. WARRIORS WIN 10th STRAIGHT The red-hot Golden State Warriors are…

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4 days ago in Weird

Serial stomper targeting the feet of Austin, Texas

Strange but true: Several women have reported incidents of a man stomping on their feet before riding off on a bicycle.

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4 days ago in National

More Americans quitting jobs as labor market strengthens

U.S. job openings surged in December and the number of Americans voluntarily quitting work hit a nine-year high, pointing to labor market strength despite a slowdown in economic growth.

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4 days ago in National

U.S. intelligence chief warns of ‘homegrown’ security threat

Attacks by "homegrown" terrorists are among the most imminent security threats facing the United States in 2016, along with dangers posed overseas by Islamic State and cyber security concerns, the top U.S. intelligence official says.

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4 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Feb. 10

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

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4 days ago in Viral Videos

Will Ferrell wants to be the new animal expert on ‘The Late Show’

Stephen Colbert's "The Late Show" doesn’t have an animal expert yet, so why shouldn’t it be Will Ferrell?

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4 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 10

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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8 hours ago in Music

TOP 10: Count down the top tracks this week

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The top 10 songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending Feb. 13.

1 day ago in Entertainment

Bill Murray tosses fans’ phones off rooftop

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The "Ghostbusters" star was unwinding at rooftop restaurant in California on Thursday when he spotted two starstruck fans trying to snap his photo.