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4 days ago in Sports

NFL bars violent offenders from rookie scouting combine

The National Football League has decided individuals who have convictions for domestic violence, sexual assault or weapon offenses will no longer be allowed to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine.

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4 days ago in Music

Kelly Clarkson teases top-secret new project with adorable daughter

It was a mother-daughter version of a "Super Bowl" ad.

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4 days ago in Lifestyle

Honda, Mazda issue recalls

Honda Civics, Mazda SUVs, and Dirt Devil vacuums have all issued recalls this week.

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4 days ago in Entertainment

TV producers may start making you wait for new shows online

Cord-cutters beware: You might have to wait longer for new TV.

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4 days ago in National

Gov’t report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

They are Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, and New York. Politically, that's a mix of red, blue and purple states.

Denver Broncos’ head coach Gary Kubiak, right, reacts after getting soaked with a sports drink by Von Miller (58) after their win against the Carolina Panthers in the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

4 days ago in Sports

Party like it’s 1999: Denver to celebrate another Super Bowl

The Denver Broncos will board fire trucks and roll slowly through the crowd-lined streets of the Mile High City to celebrate winning the Super Bowl.

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4 days ago in Music

Peter Cetera turns down Chicago Hall of Fame induction

Cetera quit the band in 1985 but fans were hoping for a reunion this spring.

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4 days ago in Entertainment

‘Orange is the New Black’ star sues NYC

Taryn Manning is suing the city of New York, accusing police officers of wrongfully arresting her in 2014.

Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning, center right, holds the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Carolina Panthers, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10.  (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

4 days ago in Entertainment, Sports

Super Bowl fans bet record $132.5 million at Nevada casinos

Denver were a 5-1/2-point underdog to top-seeded Carolina ahead of Sunday's game in Santa Clara, California, but used a ferocious defense to pull out a 24-10 victory.

Members of the Denver Broncos hold the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Carolina Panthers, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

4 days ago in Sports

Nearly 112 million watch Super Bowl 50 on TV, below record

Super Bowl 50 was the third most-watched Super Bowl in U.S. history with 111.9 million Americans watching the game on television, ratings data showed.

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4 days ago in Music

Rihanna’s ‘Anti’ scores Billboard 200 top spot

Rihanna's new album, "Anti," officially took the top spot on the Billboard 200 album charts on Monday, a week after 1 million giveaway copies made it ineligible for Billboard consideration.

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4 days ago in Music, Weird

Lock of John Lennon’s hair could fetch up to $10,000 at auction

Heritage Auctions, which is selling the hair of the late singer, said it was clipped and saved by a hairdresser in Germany in 1966.

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4 days ago in National

Rubio needs strong New Hampshire showing to rebut debate critics

A week ago, it looked like the stars were aligning for Marco Rubio. Now, as New Hampshire holds its pivotal primary on Tuesday, the Republican presidential contender has to hope the sky does not come crashing down on him.

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4 days ago in National

Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final White House budget

The budget for the fiscal year beginning on Oct. 1 is largely a political document and is unlikely to be passed by the Republican-controlled Congress.

cyber

4 days ago in National

National Security Agency going on the ‘hack’ attack

The U.S. National Security Agency on Monday outlined a reorganization that will consolidate its spying and domestic cyber-security operations, despite recommendations by a presidential panel that the agency focus solely on espionage.

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4 days ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today.

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5 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Feb. 9

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

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5 days ago in Weird

Court: Wisconsin couple, too drunk to drive, give keys to 9-year-old

Jason Roth, 36, and Amanda Eggert, 32, pleaded not guilty at the court to charges of recklessly endangering safety and neglecting a child.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 9

A look back at some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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6 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.