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5 days ago in Sports

BMX icon Dave Mirra dead in apparent suicide

Mirra, a BMX biking pioneer, won 14 gold, six silver and four bronze medals in ESPN's X Games from 1995 to 2009.

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5 days ago in Sports

Five Super Bowl storylines to watch

Five storylines to watch for Sunday's Super Bowl between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers.

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5 days ago in Features

2016 Notable Deaths

A look at some of the noteworthy people we have lost this year.

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5 days ago in Sports

How a Super Bowl game ball is made

There are just a few people responsible for manufacturing every NFL game ball. Find out how they're made.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ isn’t the Coen Brothers’ best – but it’s not their worst

Beneath all the old Hollywood glamour is familiar Coen territory: faith, folly, finding your purpose and just trying to live a good life.

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5 days ago in Entertainment

‘Playboy’ puts its clothes on – sort of

The great-granddaughter of novelist Ernest Hemingway strips off for a revamped issue of the magazine as it abandons full frontal nudity for flirty, more natural shots of women.

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5 days ago in National

U.S. doctors upgrade Zika precautions; virus found in saliva, urine

Brazilian scientists announced on Friday they had found Zika in the saliva and urine of two patients, as U.S. health officials advised more stringent measures for monitoring pregnant women for Zika and preventing sexual transmission of the virus.

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5 days ago in National

Nearly 13 million have signed up for Obamacare

About 12.7 million Americans signed up for health insurance coverage through the government insurance exchanges, surpassing its expectations.

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5 days ago in National

Democrats block U.S. energy bill in fight over Flint aid

Senate Democrats teamed up with some of their Republican counterparts on Thursday and blocked a wide-ranging U.S. energy bill in a fight over aid to Flint, Michigan, to help rectify its drinking water crisis.

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5 days ago in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

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

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5 days ago in National

In contentious debate, Clinton and Sanders both claim ‘progressive’ mantle

Democrat Hillary Clinton went on the attack against rival Bernie Sanders on Thursday in their most contentious presidential debate yet, questioning whether his ambitious proposals were viable and accusing him of an "artful smear" in suggesting she could be bought by political donations.

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5 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 5

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

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5 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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6 days ago in National

‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli laughs off questions from lawmakers, calls them ‘imbeciles’

The former drug company executive sparked outrage last year after his company raised the price of a lifesaving medicine by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill.

Carolina Panthers Topcat cheerleaders perform during an NFL football game between the Carolina Panthers and the New Orleans Saints in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

6 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers cheerleaders hope to cheer Cam Newtown and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders perform prior to an NFL preseason football game between against the San Francisco 49ers, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

6 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders hope to cheer Peyton Manning and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

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6 days ago in Music

Hollywood Vampires plan Lemmy tribute at Grammys

The band, which features Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper, and Aerosmith's Joe Perry, has been added to the list of performers.

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6 days ago in Music

Sevendust contemplate first shot at Grammy

Sevendust have been a band for two decades and have only now gotten their first Grammy nomination.

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6 days ago in Music

Travel in style with the help of Bret Michaels

The Poison frontman is adding luggage designer to his resumé.

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6 days ago in Weird

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

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Rob Zombie and Disturbed Weekend

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Listen all weekend to win a pair of tickets to Rob Zombie and Disturbed at the US Cellular Center on May 17th.

Kansas City Royals Trophy Tour

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Find out how to get up close with the Kansas City Royals’ World Series trophy

Prairie Meadows Finish Line Funnies

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Enjoy free live comedy from Dr. Gonzo this Thursday at 7 PM at the Prairie Meadows Finish Line Show Lounge.

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