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Tracy Morgan released from rehab month after crash

Former "Saturday Night Live" star Tracy Morgan has been released from a rehabilitation facility as he heals from serious injuries he suffered in a car crash that left a fellow comedian dead, his... Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Aronia berry gaining market foothold in US

A new fruit that research says packs more antioxidants than popular "superfoods" like blueberries, acai berries and goji berries is establishing itself in the aisles of mainstream grocery stores,... Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Teddy Roosevelt library to rely on digital efforts

Theodore Roosevelt's love of the country's untouched, natural beauty spurred him to create and conserve hundreds of national forests, parks and monuments during his presidency. Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Actor Liev Schreiber balances fatherhood, 'Ray Donovan'

Actor Liev Schreiber has made it a priority to spend time with his two sons with longtime partner Naomi Watts — 6-year-old Sasha and 5-year-old Samuel. He set aside plans to direct again... Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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'Forrest Gump' remains popular after 2 decades

When he learned from his dad about a neighbor's child who despite mental handicaps displayed savant behavior, University of Alabama graduate Winston Groom already was a successful journalist and... Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Drive-ins use creativity to afford digital switch

Many in the movie industry feared the need to convert to digital could be the death knell for drive-ins, but drive-in operators are finding creative ways to afford the switch. Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Jazz bass innovator Charlie Haden dies at 76

Bassist Charlie Haden, who helped change the shape of jazz more than a half-century ago as a member of Ornette Coleman's groundbreaking quartet and liberated the bass from its traditional rhythm... Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Tommy Ramone, last of the Ramones, dies

The Ramones always seemed too fast. Their songs rushed by, often two minutes or less of pure adrenaline. Their influence outstripped their sales. And now, with the death of drummer Tommy, all four... Read more »

Published July 12, 2014

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Anthrax scare reveals more CDC lab safety problems

Citing an anthrax scare and a recurring problem with safety, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday shut down two research labs and stopped shipping highly dangerous germs to... Read more »

Published July 11, 2014

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Actor's baby girl born same night he debuts in Broadway show

The night of June 17, 2014, won't be easily forgotten by Broadway star Josh Tower. He both made his debut in "Motown the Musical" and hours later welcomed the birth of a daughter. Read more »

Published July 11, 2014

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Hot spot: Yellowstone road melts, sites closed

The ever-changing thermal geology of Yellowstone National Park has created a hot spot that melted an asphalt road and closed access to popular geysers and other attractions at the height of tourist... Read more »

Published July 11, 2014

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Garth Brooks' music coming to digital via his own site

Garth, one of the last holdout big-name musicians still refusing to put his music on iTunes, said Thursday he will make his back catalog of hits and his new music available for download, but only... Read more »

Published July 11, 2014

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'Brain Games' leads own genre at Nat Geo Channel

Given that David Rees has written a book on how to sharpen a pencil, he seems the perfect choice to host a new National Geographic Channel series that elevates mundane activities into the subject... Read more »

Published July 11, 2014

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Dubai airport soars in rankings of world's busiest

Now that he's had a taste of running the world's busiest air hub for international passengers, Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths is determined to hang on to the honor while setting his sights on an... Read more »

Published July 11, 2014

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Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

Aereo, the television-over-the-Internet service that suspended operations after the Supreme Court ruled against it, is refusing to disband for good. Read more »

Published July 10, 2014

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Photo gallery: Argentine World Cup fans follow team on bus

Talk about commitment to your sports team. Read more »

Published July 9, 2014

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Boom wins 5th Tour stage as Froome crashes out

Dutch rider Lars Boom won a chaotic, crash-marred fifth stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday marked by the withdrawal of defending champion Chris Froome after his second fall in two days. Read more »

Published July 9, 2014

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Harry Potter is back in new J.K. Rowling story

Harry Potter is back — mysterious, married, and going gray. Read more »

Published July 8, 2014

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Government scientist finds forgotten vials of smallpox in storage room

A government scientist cleaning out an old storage room at a research center near Washington made a startling discovery last week — decades-old vials of smallpox packed away and forgotten in... Read more »

Published July 8, 2014

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A healthy afterschool snack that eats like a treat

The words hungry kids heading home from school hate most? "Have a piece of fruit." Read more »

Published July 8, 2014

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NCAA suggests contact limits for football practice

A is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year. Read more »

Published July 7, 2014

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Ghana: Quarantined US citizen tested for Ebola

Health officials in Ghana say a U.S. citizen is being tested for Ebola and remains in quarantine after he fell ill while in West Africa. Read more »

Published July 7, 2014

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Kittel wins Tour de France 3rd stage in London

Germany's Marcel Kittel showed he may be the sprinter to beat at the Tour de France, speeding to his second stage win this year in Stage 3 on Monday as cycling's biggest race entered London before... Read more »

Published July 7, 2014

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Some US-bound air travelers must turn on phones

Passengers at some overseas airports that offer U.S.-bound flights will soon be required to power on their electronic devices in order to board their flights — a measure intended to enhance aviation security at a time when... Read more »

Published July 7, 2014

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