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in National

Americans’ net worth, debt rising

The net worth of Americans hit a record high, while household debt also rose at its fastest pace since 2007.

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in Entertainment

Arrrr, mateys! It’s ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’

Today marks the annual "holiday" devoted to all things seaworthy.

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in Entertainment

Fey, Bateman improv in ‘This is Where I Leave You’

Tina Fey and Jason Bateman co-star as siblings in the drama-infused comedy "This Is Where I Leave You," which opens today.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 19

Alook back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Entertainment

Kevin Spacey’s stalker sentenced to 4 years

A Massachusetts woman who threatened to torture the actor has been sentenced to more than four years behind bars.

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in Music

Maine mayor wants to show Tim McGraw where Portland is

The country star has been offered a personal tour by the local mayor after suggesting he has no idea where the city is in a new song.

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in Lifestyle

CDC urges healthy adults to get flu shot

The flu vaccine is recommended for nearly everyone age 6 months or older.

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

in Weird

Stoners find love on weed-themed dating sites

New websites cater exclusively to smokers or, at the very least, the “cannabis friendly."

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Sept. 18.

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in Music

Chris Hemsworth to play doc ‘haunted’ by Hank Williams

The actor has optioned rights to Steve Earle's book "I'll Never Get Out Of This World Alive," to produce and star in the adaptation.

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in Music

George Hamilton IV dead at 77

Hamilton last performed at the Grand Ole Opry on Sept. 6, just days before his death.

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in National

California wildfires threaten thousands of homes

Fire crews in the rugged Sierra Nevada region battled against a blaze that has displaced hundreds of residents.

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in Entertainment

Nick Cannon’s $2M – yes, $2 million! – shoes

The shoes hold more than 14,000 full-cut diamonds set in white gold with a weight of 340 carats.

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in Entertainment

Joan Rivers leaves fortune to her dogs

Oh, and some of it goes to her daughter too!

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in National, World

ISIS planned beheading of random person in Australia

Hundreds of police raided homes in a sweeping counter-terrorism operation after Australian officials uncovered a plot to behead a member of the public in Australia.

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in National, World

House votes to arm Syrian rebels; Senate next

The U.S. House approved Obama's plan to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels - now it's the Senate's turn.

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in Sports

‘Second chance’ for Ray Rice not out of the question

The star running back is hoping for the same type of second chance that other tarnished NFL stars like Michael Vick have received.

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in Sports

Another day, another NFL player arrested

Cardinals RB Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on charges of aggravated assault in two alleged incidents of domestic violence.

In this Aug. 15, 1989 file photo ,Joan Rivers announces that she is starting a new syndicated talk show, "The Joan Rivers Show," in Los Angeles. Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. She was 81. Rivers was hospitalized Aug. 28, after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

in Features

2014 Notable Deaths

The celebrities we have lost this year.

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in Viral Videos

‘Star Wars’ minus music

Without John Williams, the Throne Room would be a scene full of people creepily smiling at each other.

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in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Entertainment

It’s been 30 years since ‘The Cosby Show’ debuted

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Here are some of our favorite moments from one of America's favorite TV families.

in Entertainment

Jennifer Garner’s life ‘too boring’ for Instagram

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The "Dallas Buyers Club" actress is adamant she won't join her husband, actor Ben Affleck, on Twitter either.

in Music

John Legend meets Lee Ann Womack on ‘Crossroads’

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The R&B hitmaker teams up with a country music legend for the latest edition of musical mashup show "Crossroads."

in Music, Sports

Vince Gill named best golfer in music

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Gill beat out other country stars Kip Moore and Jake Owen to be named the best on the golf course.