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1 week ago in Olympics, Sports

Golf’s Olympic inclusion questioned after high-profile no shows

After a 112-year absence golf was brought back for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, with the International Olympic Committee eager to tap into new markets and win new viewers.

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1 week ago in Entertainment

‘Jungle Book’ Rules Over ‘The Huntsman: Winter’s War’

"The Jungle Book" posted the best second weekend of 2016, topping the $56.5 million second frame for "Deadpool."

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1 week ago in Sports

Curry injured again as Warriors rout Rockets 121-94

The Golden State Warriors overcame the absence of guard Stephen Curry in the second half, and set another NBA record, routing the Houston Rockets 121-94 in Game Four.

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1 week ago in National, World

250 additional U.S. special forces headed to Syria

The deployment will increase U.S. forces in Syria to about 300. Its goal is to accelerate recent gains against Islamic State and appears to reflect growing confidence in the ability of U.S.-backed forces inside Syria and Iraq to claw back territory from the hardline Sunni Islamist group.

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1 week ago in National

Republicans Cruz, Kasich reach ‘stop-Trump’ deal

Republican White House rivals Ted Cruz and John Kasich announced a deal on Sunday to stay out of each other's way in some upcoming state primaries in hopes of blocking front-runner Donald Trump from winning the party's presidential nomination.

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1 week ago in Sports

Dallas grand jury indicts former quarterback Johnny Manziel

If convicted, he could face up to a year in jail.

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1 week ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

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

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1 week ago in Viral Videos

When it’s raining and you can’t skateboard

When it rains and you can't go skateboarding. Hope your soles survive!

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1 week ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, April 25

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

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1 week ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 25

On this day in 1977 a legend made his final recording.

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1 week ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Elvis & Nixon’ meet up for laugh-filled look at history

It’s a profoundly absurd story – the drug addled King of Rock and Roll hoping to meet Nixon and become a Federal Agent at Large, going undercover to infiltrate different groups (like Beatles fans) who were “bringing down the country.”

Atsede Baysa, left, and Lemi Berhanu Hayle, both of Ethiopia, pose for photos after they won the women's and men's divisions of the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18, 2016, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

1 week ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week

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

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1 week ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

The Washington Monument is captured in the refelcting pool on the National Mall in Washington before daybreak, Sunday, April 17, 2016. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

1 week ago in National

Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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1 week ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘The Huntsman: Winter’s War,’ ‘Elvis & Nixon’ highlight new films

Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend. -

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1 week ago in Entertainment

‘Game of Thrones’ greenlit for seventh season

Since its debut in 2011, the show has become one of the most popular shows on the planet.

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1 week ago in Music

AC/DC almost hired a cover band singer to replace Brian Johnson

Before hiring Axl Rose to replace Brian Johnson, the Australian rockers also considered the leader of American tribute band Thunderstruck for the role of frontman.

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1 week ago in Entertainment, Sports

Soccer legend Pele debuts biopic

Brazilian soccer star Pele, in New York for the premiere this week of a new movie about his career at the Tribeca film festival, said he hopes the film will inspire a new generation of players.

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1 week ago in National

Paris climate deal signing: ‘A step on a long journey’

Around 170 countries are set to sign the Paris agreement on climate change in New York on Friday, signaling their commitment to put the landmark deal to curb global temperature rise into practice.

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1 week ago in Music

6,000 people show up for fake Limp Bizkit show at Dayton gas station

Police had warned people not to show up to the Sunoco station ... but they did anyway.

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