Sports

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Bat boy, 9, dies after hit in head by swing at baseball game

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The boy was struck by a follow-through swing near the on-deck circle.

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SEC spares no expense in hiring 14 new coordinators

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Coaches around the Southeastern Conference have had to do a little extra homework on opposing coordinators during the offseason.

in Sports

Blatter gives up IOC membership as FIFA exit nears

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FIFA President Sepp Blatter was relieved of his International Olympic Committee ex officio membership on Monday, seven months before he will be replaced as the head of soccer's governing body.

Entertainment

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Jon Stewart prepares to sign off

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After 15 years, the comedian will bid farewell as he hosts his final "Daily Show."

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Tom Cruise’s ‘Rogue Nation’ dominates weekend box office

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It's the third largest movie opening for Cruise, following the $64.9 million launch for 2004's "War of the Worlds" and $57.8 million for 2000's "Mission: Impossible 2."

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 3

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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in Lifestyle, Weird

‘Star Trek’ style elevators coming to a house near you

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A futuristic elevator that fits neatly into the corner of a room and moves between floors of a standard home could present a more attractive proposition than the traditional stairlift.

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Grandma’s the get-a-way driver

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It's not exactly quality time with grandma.

in Sports, Weird

WATCH: Miami Marlins play dirty

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After the Washington Nationals started playing soft rock during opponent's batting practices, the Marlins decided to pay them back with some trolling in the form of fart noises.

Lifestyle

in Lifestyle, Weird

‘Star Trek’ style elevators coming to a house near you

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A futuristic elevator that fits neatly into the corner of a room and moves between floors of a standard home could present a more attractive proposition than the traditional stairlift.

in Lifestyle

Americans love cold-brew coffee

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For U.S. coffee shops, business usually cools down as the weather heats up.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Ice T voices ‘Care Bears,’ ‘Dora the Explorer’

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The rapper and "Law & Order: SVU" star used to do voice work for children's cartoons.

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Slipknot bassist hospitalized during gig

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The band stopped their show on Sunday after Alessandro Venturella suffered a medical emergency and was taken to hospital by ambulance.

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Judge dismisses Kurt Cobain death scene photos case

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A judge in Seattle has dismissed efforts by a TV host to release photographs of Kurt Cobain's death scene.

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AC/DC’s Rudd remanded on bail for breach of home detention rules

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The troubled former drummer was remanded on bail by a New Zealand court for breaching the conditions of his home detention.

in Viral Videos

Epic Pomeranian puppy sneeze

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There are worse ways you could spend a few seconds of your day.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Ice T voices ‘Care Bears,’ ‘Dora the Explorer’

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The rapper and "Law & Order: SVU" star used to do voice work for children's cartoons.

in Music

This week’s top rock tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

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This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.

Babe of the Day

Aug. 3, 2015

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WIN Satisfaction tickets — The International Rolling Stones Show!

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