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Obama signs order barring federal discrimination against gays

President Barack Obama signed an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Friend of accused Boston bomber guilty of obstruction

A jury found a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of obstructing the investigation into the deadly blasts.

cubs

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Chicago Cubs sue fake team mascots accused of hustling fans

The Chicago Cubs are suing two men accused of posing in bear costumes and lurking around Wrigley Field, hustling fans for tips.

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45 years after Apollo landing, U.S. debates next lunar step

Forty-five years after the first Apollo lunar landing, the U.S. remains divided about the moon's role in future human space exploration.

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More than 1M comments on net neutrality debate so far

The FCC will continue collecting comments, made in response to these first submissions, until Sept. 10.

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in Music

Man gets probation in Taylor Swift trespassing

A Massachusetts man has been ordered to stay away from the singer after being convicted of trespassing.

In this March 19, 2013, file photo, singer Justin Bieber performs during a concert at Bercy Arena in Paris. Bieber is apologizing after a years-old video surfaced showing the then-teenager telling a racist joke with the N-word. In a statement Sunday, June 1, 2014, to The Associated Press, Bieber said when he was a kid he didn't realize how certain words could hurt.

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Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus get ‘blown up’ in disco demolition

The music of the Biebs was blown up as part of a minor league baseball promotion.

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in Entertainment

Neil Patrick Harris lands ‘American Horror Story’ spinoff role

The "How I Met Your Mother" actor wants to guest star in the upcoming spinoff, "Freak Show."

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in Lifestyle

Amazon wants to replace your library card

The company has rolled out a new subscription service that allows unlimited access to thousands of e-books and audiobooks.

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Red Wings reveal plans for new home

The Detroit Red Wings revealed plans for a new home on Sunday as part of a re-energizing of the Motor City's downtown core.

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in Sports

Clippers’ future on line as probate trial resumes

The trial over the $2 billion proposed sale of the NBA team resumes today.

bonjovi

in Music, Sports

Bon Jovi wants to buy the Buffalo Bills

The rocker wants to add NFL team owner to his resumé.

oakland

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, July 21.

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in Viral Videos

Queen’s guards play ‘Thrones’ theme

During the changing of the royal guards at Buckingham Palace the crowd is surprised with a little musical entertainment.

rory

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McIlroy joins greats after repelling Garcia charge

Rory McIlroy suffered several anxious moments but kept the jitters in check to rubber-stamp his status as the newest golfing great by landing the first British Open title of his career.

adam

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Adam Levine is a married man

The Maroon 5 frontman and the Victoria's Secret model wed at Flora Farms in Cabo San Lucas on Saturday evening.

Andy Serkis as Caesar in a scene from the film, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."

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This weekend’s top movies

Sci-fi sequel "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" beat a new horror flick, an animated family film and an adult comedy to keep its grip on the box office for a second straight weekend.

jamesgarner

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‘The Rockford Files’ star James Garner dead at 86

Garner, who built a six-decade career playing ruggedly charming, good-natured anti-heroes, was found dead at his Los Angeles home.

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Crews make progress in calming massive Washington state wildfire

Firefighters made progress on Sunday slowing a massive wildfire that has raged unchecked for nearly a week.

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Today in entertainment history: June 21

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Today in entertainment history: July 28

beatles

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

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This weekend in entertainment history

prince

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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REVIEW: Scarlett Johansson gets brainy in ‘Lucy’

Lucy

A ridiculous premise doesn't have to sink a film, and Luc Besson's "Lucy" actually gets off to a solid start.