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3 weeks ago in Lifestyle

Mosquito season brings no urgency for money to fight Zika

The White House and Democrats are pressuring congressional Republicans to act on President Barack Obama's demands for money to combat Zika.

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3 weeks ago in Weird

Let’s go to Shiitakepalooza

pring in Vermont means muddy roads, the return of green to the landscape, farmers planting crops ... and Shiitakepalooza.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment, Sports

For $200 you can learn how to eat like Tom Brady

If learning how to make your own dairy-free avocado ice cream sounds appealing, then you're in luck.

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3 weeks ago in National

Trump changes tune on tax hikes

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump sought to clarify his remarks on raising taxes on Monday, saying he would not raise taxes on wealthy Americans but in any negotiations with Democrats in Congress, this group would most likely pay a higher rate than the one he has proposed.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Russell Crowe, Tom Cruise to star in ‘The Mummy’ remake

The film is set to rival the Marvel "Avenger's" franchise, with each character eventually getting their own spin-off movie.

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3 weeks ago in Music

Did Bieber get a face tat?

It appears the "Baby" hitmaker is sporting some new ink - on his face.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Jared Leto to star in ‘Interview with the Vampire’ reboot

The role of bloodsucking lead vampire Lestat was made famous in the original 1994 film by Tom Cruise, who starred alongside Brad Pitt, Kirsten Dunst and Christian Slater in the movie.

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3 weeks ago in National

North Carolina officials sue U.S. Justice Dept. over transgender ‘bathroom law’

North Carolina officials sued the U.S. Justice Department on Monday for challenging the state's law on public restroom access, in the newest chapter of the fight over the rights of transgender Americans.

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3 weeks ago in Music

Drake breaks Billboard record with ‘Views’

The rapper scored his sixth consecutive number one release.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Lee Daniels departs Richard Pryor biopic

The filmmaker is no longer the director of the upcoming Richard Pryor biopic.

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3 weeks ago in National, World

Pentagon report reveals confusion among U.S. troops over Afghan mission

Amid fierce fighting after the Taliban captured the northern Afghan city of Kunduz last year, U.S. special forces advisers repeatedly asked their commanders how far they were allowed to go to help local troops retake the city.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Penn State president ‘appalled’ by media reports on Paterno

The president of Penn State said on Sunday he was appalled by the media coverage surrounding allegations the university's late head football coach Joe Paterno knew about child sex abuse by his assistant coach as far back as the mid-1970s.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Lightning shut out Islanders to win series

Ben Bishop continues to save his best for the biggest games and on Sunday the Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender's best ended the New York Islanders' season.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Love delivers as Cavs sweep Hawks

The Cavaliers advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for the second straight season and will await the winner of the Toronto Raptors-Miami Heat series.

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3 weeks ago in National

Obama says U.S. race relations have improved, but work to be done

President Barack Obama said in a commencement speech on Saturday that U.S. race relations have improved over the last three decades, but that significant work still needs to be done.

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3 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 9

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

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

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

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Captain America: Civil War’ starts summer with sizzling $181.8 million

The third "Captain America" movie met lofty expectations with the fifth-best domestic opening weekend of all time -- trailing only "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," "Jurassic World" at $208.8 million, "Marvel's The Avengers," and "Avengers: Age of Ultron."

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3 weeks ago in Viral Videos

The ‘Church Lady’ is back

Dana Carvey brings back his iconic '80s character, the "Church Lady," for a late-night chat with Ted Cruz and Donald Trump.

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3 weeks ago in National

Mercury poised for rare ‘transit’ across sun’s face on Monday

Stargazers will have a rare opportunity on Monday to witness Mercury fly directly across the face of the sun, a sight that unfolds once every 10 years or so, as Earth and its smaller neighboring planet come into perfect alignment.

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1 hour ago in Entertainment

Would you eat crickets for lunch?

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A growing need for more food sources as well as a desire to treat animals more humanely have proponents predicting entomophagy, or eating insects, will eventually spread more heavily to western and developed countries.

3 hours ago in Music

Chris Brown’s ex can’t say anything ‘positive’ about him

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In a revealing interview Nia Guzman dishes on what it's like to co-parent with the "Kiss Kiss" hitmaker.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

Running Man dance craze sweeps police departments across U.S.

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Police officers across the U.S. are dancing an updated version of the running man to a catchy 1990s hip hop song in videos that are gaining wide online popularity.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

National Spelling Bee ends in its unlikeliest tie to date

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Nihar Janga looked like the strongest speller at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, and perhaps the best ever. And he's only 11 years old.

3 hours ago in Music

Justin Bieber sued over smash hit ‘Sorry’

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Canadian pop star Justin Bieber and the co-writers of his 2015 smash hit "Sorry" are being sued for allegedly stealing a vocal riff from another artist who said she used it on her own song a year earlier.