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U.S. Secret Service directior resigns

Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.

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John Oliver explains English soccer

The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

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Matthew due in court Thursday on reckless driving charge

A bond hearing for the man accused in the abduction of Hannah Graham has been pushed back but he is scheduled to be in court on separate charges.

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Rhode Island child with Enterovirus dies

A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.

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U.S. experts hunt for Ebola exposure after first case

Experts are monitoring "a handful" of people potentially exposed through physical contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.

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Jimmy Kimmel is the Internet’s most dangerous man

Searching for the late-night comedian may be hazardous to your hard drive.

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Tiger Woods to open restaurant

Tiger Woods is trying out some new courses.

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‘Rush Hour’ could be headed to the small screen

The series will reportedly follow the style of the movies.

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‘Caffeinated’ underwear don’t pack a punch

Shapewear that promised to help you slim down was a sham.

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McIlroy wins PGA Tour player of the year

The award was announced on Wednesday and surprised no one.

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‘Twilight’ saga returning with short films

The blockbuster vampire franchise is set to return, this time in a short film format.

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U.S. manufacturing jobs data best since ’12

Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.

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FCC considers ban on Redskins name

Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.

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Defiant Royals outfox A’s in Wild Card game

Kansas City beat Oakland in a thrilling do-or-die playoff to eke out a victory in their first postseason game for 29 years.

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Amal Alamuddin enters fashion pantheon as Clooney’s bride

With help from high-end designers, the new Mrs. George Clooney vaulted to the top of Hollywood fashion.

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Tracy Morgan ‘can’t believe’ Walmart blames him for injuries

The "SNL" star blasts the retailer for blaming him for injuries suffered in a crash that killed fellow comedian Jimmy Mack.

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White House moves to deal with child migration issue

Refugee processing centers in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala will try to deter unaccompanied minors from crossing the border on their own.

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California is first state to ban plastic grocery bags

Single-use plastic bags will disappear from California grocery stores under a first-in-the-nation state law.

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

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Fake cops make off with real pot

Three armed men allegedly dressed as police to steal medical marijuana plants from a licensed grower.

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U.S. Secret Service directior resigns

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Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.

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John Oliver explains English soccer

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The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

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Matthew due in court Thursday on reckless driving charge

Matthew Jesse In Court 092614 (from SAGA)

A bond hearing for the man accused in the abduction of Hannah Graham has been pushed back but he is scheduled to be in court on separate charges.

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Rhode Island child with Enterovirus dies

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A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.

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U.S. experts hunt for Ebola exposure after first case

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Experts are monitoring "a handful" of people potentially exposed through physical contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.