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4 weeks ago in Entertainment, Weird

Google April Fool’s prank backfires big time

Google is acknowledging that it pranked itself after an April Fool's Day Gmail tweak angered some people who use Google's email for work.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Ain’t no party like a Netflix Party ’cause a Netflix Party don’t stop

... until you run out of stuff to binge watch.

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

This is possibly the best ‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestant ever

This is a game show and this guy came to play!

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4 weeks ago in Music

Lemmy lives on in final Motorhead concert footage

The heavy metal act invited a camera crew to film shows and backstage antics towards the end of the group's 2015 tour, not knowing the dates would be Lemmy's last.

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4 weeks ago in National

Conservatives push for nearly unthinkable death penalty ban

The push from the political advocacy group Conservatives Concerned about the Death Penalty and lawmakers in places such as Nebraska would have been unthinkable a few years ago when it would have been conservative heresy to end capital punishment, a program seen as bedrock issue of the law-and-order policies embraced by the party.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

PREVIEW: The Final Four

March Madness lived up to its billing, filled with upsets, crazy finishes and memorable performances.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Canadian hockey fans mourn as country’s teams miss NHL playoffs

Hockey fans in Canada, where the sport is followed with religious fervor, mourned after learning that for the first time in 46 years no Canadian NHL team will make the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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4 weeks ago in Music

Stars gather for musical tribute to David Bowie

The event honoring Bowie was originally planned to take place before his death, from cancer, on Jan. 10.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Self, Valentine honored as coach, player of the year

Bill Self, who led Kansas to the No. 1 ranking in the final weekly poll and its 12th straight Big 12 title, is The Associated Press Coach of the Year.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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4 weeks ago in National

FCC advances privacy proposal for U.S. internet users

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Thursday advanced a proposal to ensure the privacy of broadband Internet users by barring providers from collecting user data without consent.

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4 weeks ago in National, World

U.S., Japan, South Korea warn North Korea over ‘provocations’

U.S. President Barack Obama joined South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday, vowing to ramp up pressure on North Korea in response to its recent nuclear and missile tests.

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4 weeks ago in National, World

Republicans alarmed at talk U.S. may ease Iran trade

U.S. Republican lawmakers voiced deep concern on Thursday about reports that the Obama administration might allow Iran to use the dollar in some business transactions, although no such plans have been announced.

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4 weeks ago in Weird

Painted olives, tainted sugar top world’s worst menu

Italian olives painted with copper sulphate solution, Sudanese sugar tainted with fertilizer, and hundreds of thousands of gallons of bogus alcoholic drinks top Interpol's annual tally of toxic and counterfeit food seized by police agencies across the world.

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4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

‘Game of Thrones’ sword or ’80s metal band?

What's in a name? Heart Eater ... Crimson Death ... Dark Sister ... can you answer correctly.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 1

A look back at the Hollywood headlines from years past.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Easy April Fools’ Day pranks

Looking for a quick and easy way to pull a fast one? Check out these perfect pranks for kids, coworkers, and friends.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Miles Ahead’ plumbs mute years of jazz icon Miles Davis

Miles Davis, one of America's most iconic and prolific musicians, went musically mute for several years in the '70s, and actor Don Cheadle explored that silence in his visually jazzy directorial film debut.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Does Chipotle have burgers on the brain?

he Denver-based chain applied for a trademark for "Better Burger" earlier this month, according to a filing with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Five female U.S. soccer players file wage complaint

The athletes, including star players Carli Lloyd and Hope Solo, charged that the women's team is the driving economic force for U.S. Soccer, though its members are paid less than their male counterparts.

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Today in entertainment history: April 29

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

15 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

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The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

17 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV report

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Please excuse this interruption ...

20 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Green Room’ is a gory, good time

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It's lean, mean, loud and grisly, and a ton of bloody fun.

21 hours ago in Entertainment

Appeals court to hear ex-Subway pitchman’s appeal May 20

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A federal appeals court in Chicago has set a May hearing for former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle's appeal of his more than 15-year sentence in a child sex abuse and pornography case.