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4 weeks ago in Sports

Uncharted territory: Predators gear up for game 7

Call it a new frontier for the Nashville Predators, one the Anaheim Ducks know all too well.

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4 weeks ago in Olympics, Sports

Venues ready, but many challenges remain for Rio Games

With 100 days to go before the Olympic Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, the nation famous for doing things at the last minute faces a novel situation: The venues are ready, but the host does not appear to be.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Clippers lose Paul, Griffin for rest of playoffs

The Los Angeles Clippers were hit with a double whammy on Tuesday.

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4 weeks ago in Lifestyle

Math scores slip, reading flat for nation’s 12th-graders

Only about a third of the nation's high school seniors are prepared for the academic challenges of entry-level college math and reading courses.

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4 weeks ago in National

Fed set to keep rates unchanged, may nod to ebbing risks

The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to keep interest rates unchanged on Wednesday as it continues to monitor the impact from weakening global growth but may seek to signal to markets it is determined to resume policy tightening this year.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Keanu Reeves voices the cat star of ‘Keanu’

Comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele star in the action comedy as friends who set out on a mission to rescue their stolen kitten, named after "The Matrix" actor, by posing as drug dealers for a street gang.

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4 weeks ago in Music

Judge in Led Zeppelin copyright case rules out evidence

U.S. District J. Robert Gary Klausner, who is presiding over a trial which will decide whether the rock group's hit "Stairway To Heaven" was plagiarized from "Taurus," a 1967 instrumental song by the band Spirit.

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

The Internet is down – the musical

How will you live without 24/7 access at your fingertips?

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Roberts and Aniston celebrate ‘Mother’s Day’

An all-star case that includes Julia Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson and Jason Sudeikis weaves several fractured family relationships into a story line that ultimately intersects on the day that celebrates being a mom.

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4 weeks ago in National

Career education making a comeback in high schools

Decades after "shop class" became known as a lesser alternative for children deemed unfit for college, vocational education is making a comeback in American high schools.

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4 weeks ago in National

Poll: Half of Americans think presidential nominating system ‘rigged’

More than half of American voters believe that the system U.S. political parties use to pick their candidates for the White House is "rigged" and more than two-thirds want to see the process changed, according to a new poll.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 weeks ago in National

Big wins by Trump, Clinton give rivals little breathing room

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton rolled up wins in Northeastern states on Tuesday in a major show of strength and immediately turned their fire on each other in a possible preview of a general election matchup.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Bill Cosby takes legal hits in abuse cases on both U.S. coasts

Courts on both U.S. coasts dealt setbacks to Bill Cosby's legal team on Tuesday, as the comedian kept trying to fend off lawsuits over allegations that he has sexually abused women for decades.

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4 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 27

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

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

A lip-sync conversation

Talking in songs.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 27

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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1 month ago in Lifestyle

Childhood obesity not down in U.S

Rates of childhood overweight and obesity have not decreased in the U.S. in recent years, and severe obesity is on the rise, especially for minority children, according to a new study.

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1 month ago in National

FBI director suggests iPhone flaw may remain secret

The FBI says it is still assessing whether a vulnerability used to unlock an iPhone will be disclosed to Apple or the public.

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1 month ago in Weird

Running a marathon by mistake

A 12-year-old western New York girl wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.

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1 hour ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: This slow-mo capture of a lightning strike is like fire falling from the sky

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This wicked weather was recorded at 7000 frames per second. Mother Nature is truly breathtaking.

2 hours ago in Music, Viral Videos

Blake Shelton finally tries sushi

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Jimmy Fallon takes "The Voice" judge out for a little dinner and a chance to broaden his horizons.

4 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ is a totally pointless, boring sequel

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Not even Johnny Depp - reliable as ever inside a fright wig and exaggerated make up - can save this sequel.

7 hours ago in Entertainment

Stage is set for toughest National Spelling Bee ever

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The final day of the Scripps National Spelling Bee could feature the most difficult words ever used in the competition.

8 hours ago in Lifestyle

Public pools are gross, but you’ll go swimming anyway

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A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says almost 80 percent of public pools fail routine health inspections.