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5 days ago in Music

After dominating Super Bowl halftime, Beyoncé announces world tour

The 40-date concert series will mark her first solo headlining tour since her 2013 Mrs. Carter shows.

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5 days ago in National

Gas prices continue to drop

The average price of gasoline has dropped 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $1.82 a gallon.

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5 days ago in Music

No surprise, Adele named world’s top selling artist of 2015

The British superstar saw off competition from fellow singers Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift to be honored as the global artist of the year.

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5 days ago in Music

Justin Bieber posts cryptic Instagram message, fueling fan fears

For a while the 21-year-old was better known for his pop brat ways than new music, but Justin seemingly turned his attitude around with the release of his smash hit record "Purpose" at the end of 2015

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5 days ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ breaks new record

The sci-fi epic, directed by J.J. Abrams, previously became the highest-grossing release in North American film history, after recently passing the $760.5 million "Avatar" hauled in in 2009.

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5 days ago in Sports

Zika fears prompt Olympic concerns

The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

PewDiePie, others set to star in YouTube’s first original shows

YouTube's viral video stars, many of whom have a fan following in the millions, are set to appear in original movies and a show, as the video site attempts to attract users to its paid service.

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5 days ago in National, World

North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.

North Korea launched a long-range rocket carrying what it called a satellite, drawing renewed international condemnation just weeks after it carried out a nuclear bomb test.

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5 days ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Bern Your Enthusiasm

Despite his friends' best efforts, Sen. Bernie Sanders (Larry David) keeps finding ways to upset voters in Iowa.

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5 days ago in Music

David Bowie’s widow Iman breaks silence

The couple was married for almost 24 years and the rocker left more than $100 million to his wife in his will.

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5 days ago in National

Chipotle stores to open later on Monday for worker meeting

Don't plan on getting a burrito for lunch today - every Chipotle location in America will be closed this morning for a food safety meeting.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

‘Kung Fu Panda 3’ trumps ‘Hail, Caesar!’

Hollywood fumbled the ball during a quiet Super Bowl weekend at the multiplexes as new releases such as “Hail, Caesar!” and “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” failed to make much noise.

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5 days ago in Weird

Cars parked on thin ice get icy bath in Wisconsin

Call it the polar bear plunge for cars and trucks.

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5 days ago in Sports

Goodell dangles expansion carrot to London

The National Football League will play three regular season games in London next season and Goodell said he expects that number to rise in the future as the league continues to build a solid British fan base.

The Denver Broncos players celebrate 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/Gregory Bull)

5 days ago in Sports

PHOTOS: Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos won their third National Football League championship with a 24-10 upset victory over the top-seeded Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50.

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5 days ago in Sports

Denver defense kryptonite to Panthers Superman Newton

The Denver Broncos shocked the Carolina Panthers 24-10 as the Super Bowl closed out its first half-century on Sunday with an upset and a cliffhanger as Peyton Manning left everyone guessing about his future.

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5 days ago in National

Trump says New Hampshire win not necessary to secure nomination

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he does not have to win the New Hampshire primary vote on Tuesday to secure the nomination, apparently tamping down expectations despite holding a double-digit lead in that state's polls.

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5 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Feb. 8

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

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5 days ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

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

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5 days ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Super Bowl 50 commercials

A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

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17 hours 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.

17 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Zoolander 2’ to battle at the box office

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.