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Making headlines this week

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A man rides a horse through a bonfire as part of a ritual in honor of Saint Anthony the Abbot,…

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Oil rises after death of Saudi king, but effect seen muted

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Oil prices have plummeted nearly 60 percent since June as global supplies have soared.

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House GOP divisions emerge under pressure to govern

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The most conservative lawmakers in the House Republican majority have gotten their way a lot in recent years but that may be starting to change.

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Netanyahu basks in Congress invitation, may shake U.S. ties

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Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to address Congress offers him publicity, but may also have shaken the balance of U.S.-Israel ties.

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New Saudi King seeks to reassure on succession policy

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King Abdullah, a longtime U.S. ally, died early on Friday after a short illness.

Viral Videos

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Elders play Grand Theft Auto V

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They have no problem shooting people, but they refuse to run a red light!

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Jimmy Fallon and Bill Gates drink ‘poop water’

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Bill Gates challenges Jimmy to taste test water from the Omniprocessor, which turns sewage into clean drinking water.

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WATCH: A ‘bad lip reading’ of the year in football

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A look back on what NFL players (maybe) said this year.

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Griffin’s first kiss

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Little Griffin gets his first kiss, and his brain goes "kablooey!"

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Lip-syncing cop ‘Shakes It Off’

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A dash cam video of a bald and burly police officer rocking out has gotten the attention of Taylor Swift.

Entertainment

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.

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If regular people picked the Oscars, ‘American Sniper’ would win

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from "American Sniper."

If ordinary Americans voted for the Academy Awards, the portrait of a sharpshooter in the Iraq war, would be the best picture winner.

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Regina Hall almost became a nun

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The "Think Like a Man" star missed out on becoming a nun because some of her "numbers" were too high.

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‘Buzz Books’ give readers free look at upcoming e-books

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A pair of free e-books will offer excerpts from upcoming releases by Dennis Lehane, Ann Packer and more than 60 other writers.

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Jimmy Fallon and Bill Gates drink ‘poop water’

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Bill Gates challenges Jimmy to taste test water from the Omniprocessor, which turns sewage into clean drinking water.

Sports News

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look back at some of the biggest and best moments in sports this week.

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NFL conducts dozens of interviews into ‘DeflateGate’

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The NFL said evidence thus far supports the conclusion that under-inflated footballs were used by the Patriots.

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Golden State’s Curry tops LeBron in All-Star voting

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Stephen Curry rode a late surge to become the top overall vote-getter for the NBA All-Star game.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Jan. 23.

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Patriots’ ball scandal could take shine off Super Bowl

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A growing storm over the New England Patriots' alleged use of illegal balls threatens to overshadow what could be a classic matchup with the Seattle Seahawks.

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Marino says Seahawks have edge in tough Super Bowl

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Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino gives the defending champions an edge in the Super Bowl.

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Local News

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Interim President Named for Maine Community College

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ The trustees of the Maine Community College System have named an interim president after John Fitzsimmons…

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Portland Landlord Seeks to Tear Down Site of Deadly fire

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The landlord of a Portland apartment building in which six people died in a fire in…

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Vigil for Mom and Children Killed Last Month in Maine

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ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) _ The Next Step Domestic Violence Project will host a candlelight vigil on Sunday to remember a…

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