Sports

17 hours ago in Sports, Weird

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

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An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

21 hours ago in Sports

PGA: Zurich Classic of New Orleans preview

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Headlining the field is No. 2 in the FedExCup standings, Jason Day, who is looking to capture his third victory of 2016.

21 hours ago in Sports

No Curry, no problem

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The Golden State Warriors did not skip a beat without key point guard Stephen Curry, routing the Houston Rockets 114-81 on Wednesday to seal a 4-1 series triumph in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

Entertainment

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 29

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

13 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

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The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

18 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Green Room’ is a gory, good time

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It's lean, mean, loud and grisly, and a ton of bloody fun.

Weird

17 hours ago in Sports, Weird

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

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An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

2 days ago in Weird

Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

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Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

3 days ago in Weird

Running a marathon by mistake

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A 12-year-old western New York girl wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.

Lifestyle

21 hours ago in Lifestyle

Gov’t launches new website for student loan borrowers

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The Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.

2 days ago in Lifestyle, National

Brady Campaign unveils app to scrub mass killers’ names from media sites

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U.S. anti-gun-violence activists on Wednesday introduced a phone app designed to strip notorious mass shooters' names and photos from news stories, saying that keeping their images out of the public eye could help avert future mass killings.

2 days ago in Lifestyle

Math scores slip, reading flat for nation’s 12th-graders

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Only about a third of the nation's high school seniors are prepared for the academic challenges of entry-level college math and reading courses.

Trending

21 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Stern father finally praises you

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"Law & Order" star J.K. Simmons and Stephen Colbert know how much praise from a stern father means. Here, pull up a chair.

News

14 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV report

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Please excuse this interruption ...

20 hours ago in Music

Will Ferrell recruits ‘lookalike’ Chili Peppers rocker Chad Smith for charity bash

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The Red Hot Benefit Comedy + Music Show & Quinceanera will take place in Los Angeles, and Smith's Red Hot Chili Peppers pals and Devo will also hit the stage, while comics Jim Gaffigan and Nick Offerman will perform.

21 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Stern father finally praises you

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"Law & Order" star J.K. Simmons and Stephen Colbert know how much praise from a stern father means. Here, pull up a chair.

2 days ago in Music

Five Finger Death Punch sued by record label

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The group signed a four-album contract with executives at Prospect Park in 2012, and according to the deal the bandmates agreed not to record new material in the nine months following a release.

2 days ago in Music

Gene Simmons wants to limit KISS ticket resales

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The 66-year-old frontman revealed he hates seeing fans paying overinflated prices on the secondary ticketing market to see the group in action.

2 days ago in Viral Videos

The Internet is down – the musical

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How will you live without 24/7 access at your fingertips?

2 days ago in Viral Videos

A lip-sync conversation

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Talking in songs.

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