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U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies at the House Financial Services Committee in Washington February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

21 hours ago in National

Yellen: Fed not likely to reverse course on rates despite risks

Chances are slim the Federal Reserve would need to reverse the rate tightening cycle it began in December.

A 3D printed Twitter logo is seen in front of displayed stock graph in this illustration picture made in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

21 hours ago in Lifestyle

Twitter to change homepage to customize tweet displays to individuals

The change to the timeline - as the homepage is known - is also designed to appeal to advertisers.

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22 hours ago in Entertainment

Johnny Depp wigs out as Donald Trump in spoof biopic

The Hollywood actor dons a Trump-style hairpiece to lampoon the presidential hopeful in the 50-minute comedy for Funny or Die alongside a star-studded cast including Alfred Molina, Henry Winkle

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22 hours ago in Entertainment

Another ‘Harry Potter’ book in the works

Fans will have the chance to read another installment in J.K. Rowling's wizard series when her new play is published as a book.

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23 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Oh mother …

Is it the worst "Family Feud" answer ever? Judge for yourself.

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1 day ago in National

Senate to vote on hitting North Korea with tougher sanctions

The Senate is considering legislation to hit North Korea with more stringent sanctions.

Pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, during the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on his former company's decision to raise the price of a lifesaving medicine. Shkreli refused to testify before U.S. lawmakers who excoriated him over severe hikes for a drug sold by a company that he acquired. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

1 day ago in Entertainment, National

Shkreli is sued over his $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album

Shkreli has bragged that he had no plans to listen to the album, but bought it to "keep it from the people."

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1 day ago in Entertainment

‘Bad Boys 3’ is happening

Will Smith has promised fans "Bad Boys 3" will happen after meeting up with co-star Martin Lawrence for the first time in two years.

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1 day ago in Music

Eagles stars to honor Glenn Frey at Grammys

Frey's bandmates Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, Joe Walsh, and Tim Schmidt will reunite at the awards show to perform a poignant tribute to the late rocker.

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1 day ago in Sports

NASCAR changes to franchise model

NASCAR has announced a dramatic overhaul of its business model, shifting to a franchise-like system that is intended to provide actual value and financial stability to team owners.

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1 day ago in Sports

It’s now Professor Selig

The former baseball commissioner has a new gig.

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1 day ago in Weird

Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant

Workers at a Florida Wendy's got the surprise of a lifetime when a customer tossed a 3-foot-long live alligator through the drive-thru window.

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1 day ago in Music

John Legend, Demi Lovato to lead Lionel Richie Grammys tribute

The "All Night Long" star is being honured as the 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year.

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1 day ago in Sports

Denver streets run orange to welcome Super Bowl-winning Broncos

Hundreds of thousands of cheering, orange-clad Denver Broncos fans lined the city's streets on Tuesday for a parade and rally to welcome home the team after their upset victory in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.

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1 day ago in Sports

Newton: ‘Not about to conform’

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he's a bad loser and isn't apologizing for his post-Super Bowl news conference.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ musical heading to Broadway in 2018

The musical adaptation of blockbuster Disney film is officially heading to the stage.

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1 day ago in National

Trump, Sanders ride U.S. anti-establishment tide to New Hampshire win

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders coasted to victory on a wave of voter anger in the New Hampshire presidential nominating contest, thrashing traditional U.S. politicians in a display of anti-establishment power.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Ryan Reynolds calls ‘Deadpool’ a ‘game changer’ for superhero films

Marvel's anti-hero is redefining the genre.

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1 day ago in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports headlines. WARRIORS WIN 10th STRAIGHT The red-hot Golden State Warriors are…

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1 day ago in Weird

Serial stomper targeting the feet of Austin, Texas

Strange but true: Several women have reported incidents of a man stomping on their feet before riding off on a bicycle.

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Recent Headlines

2 hours ago in Entertainment

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ headed for Broadway debut

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Harper Lee's classic novel is coming to Broadway for the first time in a new stage version written by "West Wing" writer Aaron Sorkin.

3 hours ago in Entertainment

Charlize Theron gearing up for ‘Fast 8’

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The "Mad Max: Fury Road" star is in early talks to play the villain in the eighth installment of the hugely successful street racing series.