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in Sports

A-Rod is back with the Yankees

The game was his first in 17 months following a drug suspension for the entire 2014 season.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, March 5.

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in Sports

MLS, players avoid strike

The MLS season will begin on Friday as scheduled.

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in Sports

WATCH: Rockets fan sinks half court shot to win $25K

This Houston Rockets fan gets carried off the court after making the shot of a lifetime.

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in Weird

Different time, same house

What time is it? Depends on which room you're in!

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in Entertainment

Bruce Willis to make Broadway debut

The "Die Hard" star will take the stage adaptation of Stephen King's acclaimed novel "Misery."

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in Entertainment

‘Downton Abbey’ star slated to play the Beast

Dan Stevens is set to play the Beast in the live-action adaptation of the fairy tale.

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in National

Fate of Obama health law subsidies rests with 2 justices

The justices will gather in private Friday to cast their votes in the case.

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in Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio is the latest star to partner with Netflix

The outspoken environmentalist will help create non-fiction projects as part of a multi-year deal with his production company.

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in National, World

Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of U.S. ambassador in S. Korea

U.S. ambassador Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was attacked by a Korean nationalist.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, March 5

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

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in Weird

Moonshine is not acceptable for show-and-tell

A science teacher who knew he was making the illegal alcohol was reprimanded for not reporting that the boy brought it to class.

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in Viral Videos

This family’s pet is a 175lb pit bull

This dog gives new meaning to the name "Hulk."

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in Local

BHSU To Lay Off 15 Employees

The school is suffering a revenue shortfall.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: March 5

Remember the time Martha Stewart was convicted in federal court? That was 11 years ago!

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in Entertainment

Iconic movie soundtracks being reissued on vinyl

"Clueless," "Jaws," "The Godfather," "Pulp Fiction," and "Animal House" are among the 26 film soundtracks being released on wax.

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in Music, Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio is not dating Rihanna

The "Titanic" star has been the focus of growing gossip after he was spotted at several events with the pop singer, including her birthday.

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in Lifestyle

McDonald’s to use chicken without certain antibiotics

The announcement comes as the fast-food giant struggles to shake its junk food image.

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in National

Feds clear officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

The decision in the Aug. 9 shooting had been expected, in part because of the high legal standard needed for a federal civil rights prosecution.

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in National

Supreme Court divided over Obamacare challenge

Justices appeared divided on ideological lines as the court heard a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in National

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

in National

Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.