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Lance Armstrong disgrace revisited as crime movie in ‘The Program’

The rise and fall of Lance Armstrong, from cancer-beating Tour de France champion to admitted drug cheat, gets the crime story treatment.


in Music, National

Aretha Franklin to welcome the Pope to America

The soul singer will be among those performing during the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia later this month.


in National, World

U.S. airman who disarmed train gunman to receive Purple Heart

A U.S. airman who helped disarm a gunman on a Paris-bound train last month will receive a Purple Heart medal, in an unusual award of the honor to a serviceman wounded while not in a combat zone.


in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Sept. 15.


in National

Hundreds protest Trump as Hillary shrugs off slumping polls

A downtown Dallas rally by presidential hopeful Donald Trump produced some of the sharpest scenes of conflict yet.


in Viral Videos

Bill Nye explains the Internet in emojis

"The Science Guy" explains how our brains process so much information when everything in our world is connected to the Internet, using a language everyone can understand.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Sept. 15

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


in Weird

Is that a cookie in your pants?

Police say a repeat shoplifter has been caught with his pants up — but full of raspberry cookies.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 15

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.


in Sports

When it comes to NFL cash, Cowboys are the MVP

The average NFL team is now worth $2 billion, the highest value in the 18 years team values have been tracked.


in Entertainment

The ‘Terminator’ takes over for Trump on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Arnold Schwarzenegger will be the new host of NBC's reality TV show "The Celebrity Apprentice," replacing Donald Trump who quit the show to run for U.S. president.


in Entertainment

You may get to see King Kong and Godzilla duke it out on the big screen

Rumor has it that a crossover film might be in the works.


in Sports

U.S. expects more criminal charges in FIFA corruption probe

U.S. authorities have expanded their investigations into corruption within global soccer and expect to file additional criminal charges, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Monday.


in Music

Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood get Nashville stars

The Grammy-winning country couple are the newest stars to be added to the Music City Walk of Fame in Tennessee.


in Weird

You’ll never guess where they found this diamond

A police investigation in Thailand has literally gotten to the bottom of the theft of a $278,000 diamond last week.


in National

Schools face teacher shortages after years of cuts

After years of recession-related layoffs and hiring freezes, school systems across the United States are in urgent need of more qualified teachers.


in National

GOP leaders’ complex fight to avoid federal shutdown

Republican leaders on Capitol Hill say there'll be no government shutdown this year. But with Congress, it's never easy.


in National

Gas prices down 27 cents

Further price drops are likely if crude oil prices don't skyrocket, because the Sept. 15 change to winter grade gasoline comes with a cost cut in much of the country.


in Entertainment

‘Jurassic World’ is summer’s most mistake-ridden release

The monster epic stomped to record box office takings upon its release in June, but it's also earned the less impressive title as the film with the most gaffes.


in Sports

Floyd Mayweather hangs it up

The boxing champ announced his retirement from the ring after successfully defeating Andre Berto to take his record to 49-0.

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‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

in Music

Miranda Lambert channeling heartbreak into new music


The "Mama's Broken Heart" hitmaker is turning her divorce into good songwriting material, insisting she has "never felt so inspired."

in Entertainment

Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.

in Music

Johnny Cash, Miranda Lambert have star power


Country stars Miranda Lambert and the late Johnny Cash were honored with stars on the Music City Walk of Fame in Nashville, Tenn.

in Entertainment

Neil Patrick Harris writing children’s books


The "How I Met Your Mother" star is penning a new series called "The Magic Misfits."