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The Latest: Traffic blocked in unannounced protest

A couple hundred demonstrators blocked traffic for about half an hour on the western edge of St. Louis in an unannounced protest of the not-guilty verdict for a white former police officer charged in the shooting death of a black suspect

Not All MLB Stadiums Are Equally Safe; An…

During a game between the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins, a line drive from a Yankees player hit a child in the stands.

The Hobbit Turns 80!

The book The Hobbit turns 80 years old. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

Clear Your Schedule: 'Will & Grace' Is Now On Hulu

Hulu released all 194 episodes of the original series Thursday.

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Why Does Everyone Hate Katy Perry? - JS

Katy Perry kicked off the opening night of her Witness tour with a Janet Jackson song cover. And some fans weren't happy about it at all. Lately it seems like every step Katy takes is a major misstep. But why do people hate Katy Perry so much? Give us your thoughts in the comments below!

Jimmy Kimmel transforms debate, and shows comedy's new role

Comic Jimmy Kimmel's withering attacks on Republican health care legislation have become a major part of the debate this week

Deputies help Mount Airy boy through riding therapy

Nebraska fires athletic director after 5 years

Nebraska has fired athletic director Shawn Eichorst, abruptly ending a five-year tenure and citing a failure to improve "on-field performance" by the Cornhuskers

Aaron Hernandez's Family Suing NFL, Patriots in…

The estate of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is suing the NFL and his former team after his brain was found to have a severe case of CTE.

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EDITORIAL: Student body disparities curtail football rivalries

Iowa Sen. Ernst hopes, but isn't sure, health…

Republican Sen. Joni Ernst says she isn't sure her party's last-ditch effort to repeal Barack Obama's health care law has the votes to pass in the Senate

Babies try harder when they see you sweat…

Study says babies can become more persistent in pursuing a goal if they see an adult doing it

Allegany shuts out Fort Hill

City orders new design plans for downtown mall

Director Howard Promises A Classic 'Star Wars…

Will we learn how the Millennium Falcon earned its reputation next year?

Tech companies targeted by sophisticated malware attack

Security researchers say hackers compromised popular computer-cleaning software as part of a sophisticated attack that targeted several high-profile technology companies

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The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation

The Latest: Warner eyes regulation of political ads on social media

Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats

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