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4 weeks ago in National

Conservative U.S. justices prepared to deliver blow to unions

Supreme Court justices voiced support for a legal challenge that could erode organized labor's clout by depriving public-employee unions of millions of dollars in fees that state laws force non-union members to pay.

Film director George Lucas walks through the pit area prior to the Formula One British Grand Prix 2015 in Silverstone, England in this July 5, 2015 file photo.   REUTERS/Paul Childs/Files

4 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ fans launch petition to bring back George Lucas

Fans have launched a petition calling for movie bosses to bring back creator George Lucas to direct another installment of the sci-fi franchise.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Pistorius asks top court to hear appeal of murder conviction

The legal team of Oscar Pistorius says it has asked South Africa's Constitutional Court to let the team appeal the double-amputee Olympian's murder conviction for the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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4 weeks ago in National

Honda, Volvo take top awards at the Detroit auto show

The Honda Civic has been named North American Car of the Year. The truck of the year is the Volvo XC90.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

It’s the end of the elephants at Ringling Bros. Circus

The elephant acts that have been part of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus shows for more than a century will end in May.

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4 weeks ago in Lifestyle

Home security life hacks

Check out these cheap and easy ways to deter burglars and bad guys.

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4 weeks ago in Weird

Family fires veteran’s ashes out of guns at shooting range

The son of Walter "Jim" Hosey of LaVerkin, Utah, loaded a total of 50 shotgun shells with his father's ashes and fired them off at the Southern Utah Shooting Sports Park in Hurricane with the help of relatives and friends.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Ovechkin reaches 500-goal milestone as Caps thrash Sens

Alex Ovechkin became the fifth-fastest player to record his 500th NHL goal and added another for good measure as the 30-year-old led the Washington Capitals to a 7-1 rout over the Ottawa Senators on Sunday.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Breaking down Bama vs. Clemson

The Tide and the Tigers face off tonight for the College Football National Championship.

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4 weeks ago in National, World

U.S. meets tech leaders, forms task force to fight online militants

The Obama administration sent its top national security officials to meet tech industry leaders in Silicon Valley and announced a new task force to counter online propaganda as the United States tries to crack down on the unprecedented use of the Internet by jihadists.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

NFL owners to pick winners, losers in L.A. relocation bids

With the National Football League poised to award Los Angeles a team - and maybe two - owners also face the delicate task of picking at least one loser.

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4 weeks ago in Music

PHOTOS: David Bowie through the years

A look back at the life and career of an artist who defined a generation.

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4 weeks ago in Music

LISTEN: 30 of David Bowie’s greatest hits

From "Let's Dance" to "Wild is the Wind," this three-hour playlist will keep you rocking to the best of Bowie.

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4 weeks ago in Music

TWITTER REACTS: Death of David Bowie

The iconic performer has passed away after a battle with cancer at the age of 69.

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4 weeks ago in National

In final State of the Union, Obama to draw contrast with Republican ‘gloom’

President Barack Obama will paint an optimistic picture in his final State of the Union on Tuesday, drawing a contrast with Republicans running to replace him in the November 2016 presidential election.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 weeks ago in National, World

Obama to make good on Guantanamo pledge: White House chief of staff

bama will first present a long-awaited plan to Congress about how to close the facility, and seek its approval.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

The Playboy mansion is for sale

The world's most famous party house - the iconic L.A. mansion of Hugh Hefner - is being on the market for $200 million.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘The Revenant,’ ‘The Martian’ top Golden Globes

The Golden Globes, handed out by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, are the first major film honors of the Hollywood awards season that culminates with the Oscars on Feb. 28.

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

Cats ruining your day

Cats are the worst.

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3 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

4 hours ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

4 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

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Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!

4 hours ago in Sports

Broncos, Panthers set to deliver Super finish to season

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The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers are primed to provide a grand finish worthy of a landmark Super Bowl 50 on Sunday and cap a season of celebration by the National Football League.

4 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.