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White House defends pick for next VA chief

The White House on Monday dismissed concerns that he may lack a understanding of issues facing recent war veterans.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, July 1.

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in Viral Videos

‘Superman’ of pants

Why use your hands to get dressed when you can do this no-pants dance?

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in Entertainment

Shia LaBeouf heads to rehab

The troubled movie star checks himself into rehab.

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in Entertainment

Bong-throwing case against Amanda Bynes thrown out

A case against the troubled actress for marijuana possession and throwing a pipe out an apartment window last year was dismissed on Monday.

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in National

After wet weekend, tornadoes, floods seen across Midwest

A deadly storm front moved through much of the U.S. on Monday, bringing with it hurricane-force winds and thunderstorms that damaged homes.

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in Lifestyle

Look ma, no hands! New ‘selfie’ app does the work for you

Selfie fans, your life just got a little easier.

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in Viral Videos

Turning #LikeAGirl into a compliment rather than insult

What does it mean to do something "like a girl?"

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in National

Obama to bypass Congress on immigration reform

President Barack Obama intends to take executive action to address the "broken" U.S. immigration system.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 1

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Sports

France eliminates Nigeria, Suarez says ‘sorry’

France reached the World Cup quarter-finals, while Uruguay striker Luis Suarez broke his silence to apologize for biting.

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in National

GM recalls 7M more vehicles over ignition switch

General Motors is recalling millions more vehicles dating back to 1997 as the company's safety crisis grows.

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in Music

The Who spark retirement rumors with tour

The Who star Roger Daltrey has hinted the band's upcoming 50th anniversary tour will be their last.

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in Entertainment

Carrie Fisher’s daughter lands ‘Star Wars’ role

Carrie Fisher's daughter has landed a role in the new "Star Wars" movie, playing a young Princess Leia.

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in National

Supreme Court rules for companies over birth control

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that businesses can object on religious grounds to providing insurance that covers birth control.

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in National

GM victims fund to have wide eligibility

The compensation fund for victims of General Motors' defective ignition switch will be open to a broad range of people.

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in National

Supreme Court rules against public unions over in-home care workers

The Supreme Court ruled that in-home care workers paid by the state are not similar enough to government employees to be compelled to pay union dues.

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in Entertainment

Kelly Osbourne inks her head

The "Fashion Police" co-host apologizes to her mom and dad on Twitter, while posting a picture of her tattooed head.

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in Music

Health concerns force Jeff Beck to scrap tour

The guitar great has scrapped his tour after "emergency medical attention" sidelined him for the next six weeks.

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in Weird

United plane’s evacuation slide deploys mid-flight

A United Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Kansas after an evacuation slide deployed in mid-air.

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Glen Matlock denies new Sex Pistols reunion

John Lydon, right, and Glen Matlock of The Sex Pistols perform at the Roxy in West Hollywood, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2007.

Sex Pistols star Glen Matlock dashes fans' hopes of another reunion by insisting he hasn't had any contact with John Lydon in five years.

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Aretha Franklin storms out of fast food joint

FILE - In this May 11, 2013 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs during McDonald's Gospelfest 2013 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.Franklin won’t say what has caused her latest health problems, but says she’s had a “miraculous” recovery and is looking forward to performing soon.In a phone interview on Tuesday, Aug. 20, Franklin said that she recently had a cat scan and that it showed she was 85 percent improved. The 71-year-old has canceled several concerts and public appearances and blamed it on unspecified treatment.

Aretha Franklin stormed out a Johnny Rockets in Ontario, Canada last week after a nasty encounter with a rude employee.

in Music

The Beatles wanted to film ‘Lord of the Rings’

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

Peter Jackson reveals John Lennon could have played Gollum in a Stanley Kubrick directed LOTR adaptation.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ sequel set for 2017

Guardians Of The Galaxy

Marvel unveils plans to press ahead with a sequel to "Guardians of the Galaxy," days before the superhero movie even hits theaters.