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in Weird

Police arrest tar-covered man on gas station roof

An alleged would-be burglar is arrested on the roof of a closed gas station, in an interesting disguise.

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in Viral Videos

Intense staredown with Robert Downey, Jr.

The actor ponders the mysteries of the universe while sitting on a mountaintop with "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon.

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in National

Obama says he’s unequivocally committed to ‘net neutrality’

U.S. regulators are reviewing controversial new regulations that would govern how Internet service providers manage traffic on their networks.

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in National

Nevada issues marriage licenses to gay couples, some states push back

Nevada issued marriage licenses after a district judge removed the final hurdle to same-sex matrimony in the state.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 10

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Entertainment

‘SNL’ actress Jan Hooks dead at 57

Jan Hooks, best known for portraying first ladies Hillary Clinton, Betty Ford, and Nancy Reagan on "Saturday Night Live" has died.

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

in Lifestyle

Amazon set to open first physical store

The online retail giant plans to open its first brick-and-mortar store in midtown Manhattan.

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in Sports

Torrance: McIlroy has joined pantheon of greats

Rory McIlroy's accomplishments this season have helped him join Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Seve Ballesteros among the pantheon of golfing greats.

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in National

Lawmakers want to bar entry of W. Africans over Ebola fears

More than two dozen lawmakers want to ban travelers from the countries hit hardest by the Ebola virus.

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in National

Unemployment claims fall, point to labor market strength

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment fell to nearly the lowest level since before the recession, a sign of growing steam in the U.S. labor market.

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in Lifestyle

Bigger iPad isn’t coming just yet

Apple planned to start producing the larger screen tablet this year but has been struggling to produce enough new iPhones to meet demand.

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in National

Obamacare site expects record-breaking traffic

An improved HealthCare.gov should break its own record for online traffic next month, when consumers begin to enroll in private insurance for 2015.

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in Entertainment

Amanda Bynes accused of shoplifting from NYC store

The troubled actress denied the claims, saying she grabbed the hat in a bid to disguise herself after being chased by fans.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Oct. 9.

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in Sports

Title-starved teams battle for World Series berth

Title-starved Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals hope to end decades of frustration when they battle for a World Series berth.

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in Sports

Goodell says role in discipline process reviewed for over year

The NFL Commissioner, under fire for his handling of domestic violence cases, says his role in the disciplinary process had been discussed internally.

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in Entertainment

‘Ghostbusters’ remake to star ‘hilarious women’

Who you gonna call? There's no details on casting yet, but an all-girl "Ghostbusters" is coming to the big screen.

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in Music

Blake Shelton tops Billboard, Prince lands 2 albums in top 10

Two country artists are atop the weekly Billboard 200 but it's Prince who became the first artist in a decade to have to top 10 debuts.

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in National

Prayer vigil held at Indiana campus for American held by ISIS

Abdul-Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter Kassig, 26, was threatened in a video issued last week by Islamic State militants.

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in Music, Viral Videos

Star-studded Beach Boys remake

Sam Smith, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Lorde, Pharrell, Stevie Wonder, and more have teamed up to remake the Beach Boys' hit "God Only Knows."

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in Entertainment

Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

in Music

This week’s top country tracks

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

in Entertainment

Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.