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insurance

in National

Survey: Uninsured rate hit new low in 2014

An extensive new survey says the share of Americans without health insurance dropped to its lowest level in seven years.

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in Weird

Bank robber busted after coffee break

A would-be bank robber nearly got away ... if he hadn't stopped for a Dunkin Donuts coffee break.

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in Entertainment

Patti LaBelle, Suzanne Somers among new cast of ‘DWTS’

"Hunger Games" star Willow Shields and football player Michael Sam are also among this season's celebrity dancers.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

‘Sesame Street’ parodies ‘House of Cards’

"House of Bricks" is a kid-friendly version of the hit Netflix show.

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in National

Poll: Majority of Americans favor mandatory vaccines

Seventy-eight percent of respondents in the online survey said all children should be vaccinated unless there is a direct health risk to them from vaccination.

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in Music

Jimi Hendrix gets ‘animated’ for last interview

The audio clip of journalist Keith Altham's chat, which he recorded a week before Hendrix's death in 1970, has been given the cartoon treatment.

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in Weird

‘Hibernating’ pet tarantulas stolen from crawlspace of house

Why would you want to steal five giant, scary spiders?

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in Sports

Lawmaker seeks to ban chewing tobacco in baseball

MLB players would be banned from using chewing tobacco under the first bill in a nationwide campaign planned by anti-tobacco activists.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Feb. 24.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

WATCH: Byron Jones shatters NFL combine record

The UConn cornerback delivered a performance for the ages, recording an astonishing 12-foot, 3-inch broad jump that set not only a combine record, but what appears to be a world record as well.

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in Sports

Spring training warms up players, winter-weary fans

MLB training camps heat up this week, warming the hearts of fans suffering in the arctic chill of a brutal winter.

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in Sports

FIFA wants to shorten the 2022 World Cup

A task force has recommended the Gulf state hosts a shorter tournament staged over cooler months.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Feb. 24

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

obamacare

in National

Chief Justice could again swing Obamacare case in government’s favor

Three years ago, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts cast the tie-breaking vote in a ruling that saved President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare reform.

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in National

VA Secretary apologizes for misstating military service

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said he had served in the special forces when he had not.

border

in National

Justice Dept. asks for stay to allow immigration action

The Justice Department argued that halting action on immigration from taking effect threatens national security.

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in Entertainment

‘American Horror Story’ star dies after car crash

The 34-year-old actor's head was clipped by a car's wing mirror while he was crossing a street on Feb. 19.

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in Viral Videos

The Warren/Kenny G ‘Regulate’ mashup is everything

'90s rap meets jazz in this incredible duet.

jobs

in Lifestyle

How to properly quit a job

According to a fall 2014 report from the U.S. Department of Labor, more American workers are on the move than ever before.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 24

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

Recent Headlines

in Music

Whitesnake rocker David Coverdale relives time with Deep Purple

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The band's 12th studio album, "The Purple Album," will be Coverdale and company's first with new guitarist Joel Hoekstra.

in Music

Ian Anderson dashes hopes of original Jethro Tull reunion

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The frontman insists there will be no classic line-up reunion.

in Music

Aretha Franklin to mentor ‘Idol’ wannabes

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The soul star is also slated to perform on an upcoming episode of "American Idol."

in Music

Kid Rock impressed with Bob Seger’s rewrite

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Kid Rock was so impressed by his pal's rewrite that he added both tracks his new album.

in Music

New music now comes out on Fridays

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For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.