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in Sports

Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Sept. 23.

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Allies join U.S. in fight against Islamic State

Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar had participated in or supported the strikes against Islamic State targets.

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Ravens owner apologizes for not demanding Ray Rice video

The owner of the Baltimore Ravens apologized, saying it "never crossed my mind" and he was "deeply sorry."

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in Sports

Bears strike early to hold off Jets

The Jets trailed 14-0 early on and while the home side battled hard to come back, getting within five points in the fourth quarter, the Bears were able to hold them out.

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in Music

Lady Gaga sheds quirky image for jazz album with Tony Bennett

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett bridge a 60-year age gap to form one of music's unlikeliest pairs.

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in National

Lawmakers want to stop you from using your phone in flight

A bipartisan group of almost 80 U.S. lawmakers urged regulators not to end the ban on making calls on commercial airline flights.

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in Entertainment

Reality TV matriarch Kris Jenner divorcing

She filed for divorce from her husband Bruce Jenner, the gold medal-winning Olympic athlete, almost a year after they announced their separation.

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in National

Now, more than ever, fewer Americans are saying ‘I Do’

A record 20 percent of adult Americans, or 42 million people, have never married, marking a U.S. demographic and social shift.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

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in Weird

Man breaks into police station

One for the Stupid Criminal Files: Police say a man mistook a police station for a school, breaking through a window to get in.

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in Lifestyle

Detecting jaundice in babies? There could be an app for that

A new smartphone application still in development may someday help parents and health care providers screen for jaundice in newborns.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Football player’s inspiring speech

This Austin, Texas high school football star has words everyone should live by and his post-game speech is going viral.

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in Music

You can shop at Alice Cooper’s thrift store

Alice's Attic will be stocked with pieces from the "Welcome to My Nightmare" hitmaker's personal collection.

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in Entertainment

Charlie Sheen wants to return to ‘Two and a Half Men’

The "Anger Management" star was fired from the sitcom in 2011 following a public feud with the executive producer.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 23

A look back at the headlines that went down in Hollywood history.

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Digital Billboards Used In Search For Hannah

Digital billboards are now being used in the search for Hannah Graham.

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in National

Apple sets iPhone sales record

Currently on sale in the U.S., Japan, and France, the iPhone 6 will go on sale in 20 more countries this week.

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in National, World

Islamic State urges attacks on U.S., taunts Obama

ISIS urged its followers to attack citizens from the U.S. and other countries that joined a coalition to destroy the ultra-radical group.

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in Sports

Fowler cuts a dash with USA hairstyle

Rickie Fowler raised a few eyebrows when he showed off the letters 'USA' shaved into the side of his head during practice on Monday.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 21

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Viral Videos

B1G mascots ‘Shake It Off’ parody

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Big Ten mascots show off their dance moves to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off."

in Entertainment

Robin gig has gone to the girls

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The superhero sidekick is set for a sex change in the upcoming "Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice" film.

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Jesse Matthew Indicted on Charges Related to 2005 Fairfax Rape Case

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The 2005 rape of a Fairfax woman is linked by DNA to the Morgan Harrington case.

in Sports

Wild World Series: Perfect Royals, tested Giants

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Playoff-perfect Kansas City will meet San Francisco on baseball's biggest stage.