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in National

No health insurance? Penalties to rise in 2015

The cost of being uninsured in America is going up significantly next year for millions of people.

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in Weird

Tell-tale TP foils pizza shop robber

Police say a would-be thief used his own toilet paper to write a robbery demand note.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Dec. 30.

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in Music

Taylor Swift named the year’s ‘most charitable’

For the third year in a row the "Shake It Off" hitmaker tops a list of celebrities doing good.

Justin Bieber attends the Amber Lounge 2014 Gala.

in Music

Justin Bieber sued over Hamptons brawl

The "Baby" hitmaker is accused of instigating a brawl involving members of his entourage outside a nightclub in Southampton.

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in Entertainment

Sorry guys: Sofia Vergara is off the market

The "Modern Family" star is reportedly engaged to "True Blood" actor Joe Manganiello.

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in Sports

Suh suspended for playoff game

Suh was penalized for stepping on the leg of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

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in Sports

Top seeds bring plenty of Super Bowl experience

A powerful playoff field will kick off this weekend, headed by teams with recent Super Bowl experience.

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in Lifestyle

In-store pickup isn’t a time saver

It turns out that picking up online purchases inside a brick-and-mortar store isn't really convenient.

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in Entertainment

Dustin Diamond released from jail, faces stabbing charges

The "Saved by the Bell" star is accused of stabbing a man during a bar fight on Christmas Day.

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in Entertainment

As ‘Interview’ takes streaming plunge, Hollywood tests the waters

Consumers paid $15 million over four days to watch "The Interview" from the comfort of their couches.

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in National, World

Bodies, debris from missing AirAsia jet pulled from sea

The plane has yet to be found and there was no word on the possibility of any survivors.

Former President George H.W. Bush acknowledges the crowd at his presidential library before his son former President George W. Bush discusses his new book "41: A Portrait of My Father"

in National

Former President Bush to be released from hospital today

After nearly a week in a Texas hospital, George H.W. Bush's breathing has returned to normal.

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in National

Census puts U.S. population at 320M

In January, the U.S. is expected to experience a birth every eight seconds.

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in Entertainment

History-making actress Luise Rainer dead at 104

A leading lady of Hollywood in the 1930s, Rainer was the first to win two Academy Awards in consecutive years.

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in Viral Videos

Christmas proposal ends in hysterics

Tired of seeing engagement posts on Facebook yet? This proposal is worth watching. We promise.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 30

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

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in Local

Medical Marijuana OKd For Illinois Kids

May be used for seizure disorders.

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in Local

Another Look at New Laws

A slew of new laws in effect for 2015

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in National, World

U.S. coalition launches 18 air strikes against ISIS

The strikes were launched in Syria and Iraq in an effort to fight Islamic State.

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in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

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

in Entertainment

If regular people picked the Oscars, ‘American Sniper’ would win

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from "American Sniper."

If ordinary Americans voted for the Academy Awards, the portrait of a sharpshooter in the Iraq war, would be the best picture winner.

in Music

This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Music

This week’s top R&B tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Music

Pharrell heading to ‘The Simpsons’

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The "Happy" hitmaker and the famous Vivienne Westwood hat he wore to the Grammys are heading to Springfield.