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Taylor Swift leads ‘best dressed’ list

The annual list of celebrity style icons includes Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, Rihanna, and Blake Shelton.

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One-Third Of Schools Fail To Meet Full Accreditation

The number of Virginia public schools that were fully accredited was down significantly from the previous year.

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‘NBA 2K15′ adds 3D face mapping for latest game

"NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new feature that allows players to put their game faces on.

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in Music

Motley Crue’s final gig to be at Whisky a Go Go

Vince Neil has let slip plans for the band's final shows, revealing they will return to the site of their first gigs.

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in Entertainment

‘Easy Rider’ chopper on the auction block

Peter Fonda's iconic "Captain America" Harley-Davidson is set to sell for more than $1 million.

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in Lifestyle

American waistlines still expanding

The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.

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in National

N.Y. man charged with trying to help Islamic State

A 30-year-old man has been charged with trying to provide material support to the militant group and attempting to murder U.S. soldiers.

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in Sports

Warner, Seau among 113 Hall nominees

There are 99 players and 14 coaches nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the latest sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Sept. 17.

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in National, World

Islamic State campaign test Obama’s commitment to allies

While Americans support the campaign of airstrikes against militants, they have a low appetite for a long campaign against the group.

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in Music

Cat Stevens announces new album, tour

Yusuf, who was Cat Stevens until he converted to Islam, has announced a tour that will take him to the U.S. for the first time since 1976.

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in Sports

Vikings reverse course, suspend Adrian Peterson

The Minnesota Vikings have suspended the star running back from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved.

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in Viral Videos

Barbra Streisand’s ‘celebrity’ duets

The star appears on late-night TV for the first time in 50 years and is joined by some big names to perform a series of duets.

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in Sports

Rice files appeal against NFL’s indefinite suspension

The NFL continues to grapple with domestic violence issues as some of its top players are under scrutiny both by the league and the public.

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in Weird

Police: Intruder caught cooking corn in home

A Massachusetts man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a home to fix himself a snack.

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in National

Children’s respiratory illness spreads to more states

A serious illness sickening U.S. children has spread to 12 states and it's predicted that more states will report cases in coming weeks.

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in Music

Whitney Houston’s first live album hits stores in November

"Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances" will be available as a CD and DVD package just in time for the holidays.

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in National

Lawmakers want antibiotics out of chicken

Lawmakers want to rein in antibiotic use in livestock.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 17

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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in Sports

Grand jury to weigh case against Stewart in fatal crash

The case of a fatal dirt-track accident involving the three-time NASCAR champion will be heard by a grand jury.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 23

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A look back at the headlines that went down in Hollywood history.

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Apple sets iPhone sales record

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Currently on sale in the U.S., Japan, and France, the iPhone 6 will go on sale in 20 more countries this week.

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Islamic State urges attacks on U.S., taunts Obama

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ISIS urged its followers to attack citizens from the U.S. and other countries that joined a coalition to destroy the ultra-radical group.