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Pictures: Highlights from the 1st half of Super Bowl 50

The Broncos led the Panthers 13-7 after the first-half of Super Bowl 50.  These are some of the highlights.

(Streeter Lecka/Ezra Shaw/Christopher Polk/Sean M. Haffey/Patrick Smith/Kevin Mazur/Kevin Cox/Al Bello/Ronald Martinez/Harry How/Getty Images)

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PICTURES: Pre-game festivities at Super Bowl 50

The pre-game show at the Super Bowl is always anticipated.  Check out the images from Super Bowl 50's.

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Sunday PM Forecast Winter Cold Returns

Sunday PM Forecast: Winter Cold Returns

Get ready for another dose of winter cold and some snow sprinkled in too.

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VIDEO Police investigate suspicious MSU dorm fire

Police investigate early morning fire that cleared MSU dorm

Police list the cause of the fire at Hutchens House as arson. 

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New leader of Missouri State NAACP promises more inclusion

The new leader of the Missouri State NAACP says he plans to build a younger, more inclusive organization.

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Major traffic slowdowns after crash on west Chestnut Expressway in Springfield

Two people were hurt after a crash that damaged a utility pole Sunday. 

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Arkansas flooding

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Counties declared disaster areas after severe weather

After the president's disaster declaration on Friday, the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management says 38 counties now qualify for federal assistance.

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Joplin woman booked into Florida jail after crime spree

Records show that 30-year-old Brittany Nicole Harper faces felony charges of robbery, kidnapping, vehicle theft and home invasion. 

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VIDEO Police say little about shooting death

Police say little about shooting death in south Springfield

One man was shot to death in a parking lot; police talk to suspected shooter but no arrests yet. 

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Kingsley's 17 points sparks Arkansas past Tennessee, 85-67

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Moses Kingsley scored 17 points off the bench to lead five Arkansas players in double figures in an 85-67 win over Tennessee on Saturday night.

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KC safety Berry recovers from lymphoma, wins comeback award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kansas City safety Eric Berry, who missed 10 games the previous season battling lymphoma, then returned to the Chiefs to become an All-Pro, has won The Associated Press NFL Comeback Player of the Year award.

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Chiefs CB Peters wins top defensive rookie award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kansas City's Marcus Peters is the first cornerback in 17 years to win The Associated Press NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year award.

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Alabama's Norris leads Tide past Missouri 80-71

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Riley Norris made three 3-pointers and scored 18 points to help Alabama beat Missouri 80-71 on Saturday.

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Balentine sets record, Evansville beats Missouri St. 83-64

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — D.J. Balentine scored 18 points to become the all-time leading scorer in Evansville school history in its 83-64 win over Missouri State on Saturday.

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Saturday PM Forecast Abrupt Return To Winter

Saturday PM Forecast: Abrupt Return to Winter

One more mild day then old man winter returns Monday.

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Trash fire spreads to home near Republic

Fire crews spent part of Saturday afternoon fighting a house fire near Republic.

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Crews fight house fire south of Marshfield

Crews from Marshfield, Loan-Rogersville and Elkland fought the fire at a house on Route KK.

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Tyson Foods executive predicts record profits for 2016

Executives at Tyson Foods, Inc. are predicting record profits for the year, helped along by a steep drop in feed and livestock costs.

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Arkansas earthquake

State urging residents to have earthquake preparedness plan

The state's Department of Emergency Management is urging residents and business owners to develop an earthquake preparedness plan.

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Missouri Democrat proposes gun ban for domestic abusers

A proposal to keep firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers appears to have little chance in Missouri.

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Helmet Law

Lawmakers consider new helmet law

Proposal would allow riders over 21 to ride without a helmet under certain circumstances. 

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Missouri considers easing adoptee birth certificate access

Missouri is among the majority of states the restrict access to original birth certificates for people who were adopted.

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Pictures: Man dies from injuries in shooting at Springfield parking lot Friday

One man is dead after a shooting that occurred in front of the Skybox Too Bar and Grill off Republic Road Friday night.

Lt. Fred Beck with Springfield Police confirms one man is in police custody. 

Officers believe the incident was isolated to the parking lot but continue to investigate.

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Mild Weekend

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty looks at the warm weekend temperatures.

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Nixa medication drop-off ends

City of Nixa ends medication drop-off program

Man unknowingly drops off dangerous chemical; two workers fall ill

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VIDEO Friday evening weather - A Nice Weekend

VIDEO: Friday evening weather - A Nice Weekend

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty with a look at how long the nice weather sticks around.

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2016 starts with a spike in fatal wrecks

Police are urging drivers to take caution on the roadways after 2016 started with a spike in fatal car wrecks. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 19 people have died in car crashes so far this year.

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Springfield s homeless told to pack up and move

Homeless campers given notice to move

Campers say they're "between a rock and a hard spot.”

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Black students seek swifter anti-bias reforms at University of Missouri

One graduate student asked curators for a requirement that undergraduate students have at least one comprehensive class about race and gender, and that it deals with "the science of prejudice."

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VIDEO: Viewer video of fire near Republic

Judy Hartley shared this video she shot of a house fire near Republic Saturday afternoon. 

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VIDEO Friday evening weather - A Nice Weekend

VIDEO: Friday evening weather - A Nice Weekend

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty with a look at how long the nice weather sticks around.

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Year starts with a spike in fatal crashes

Year starts with a spike in fatal crashes

Police are urging drivers to take caution on the roadways after 2016 started with a spike in fatal car wrecks. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 19 people have died in car crashes so far this year.

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Springfield s homeless told to pack up and move

Springfield's homeless told to pack up and move

KSPR's Jonathan Wahl shows us why the city of Springfield is moving homeless camps out of neighborhoods.

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Union workers begin strike at Springfield manufacturer

Union workers begin strike at Springfield manufacturer

Members of the Steelworkers Union went on strike at Polar Tank Trailer in Springfield. KSPR's Sheena Elzie explains their demands.

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Benefit concert after deadly fire

Less than a month after two local musicians helped save a family from a fire, they are holding a benefit concert to help them get back on their feet.

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Bolivar business owner chases down suspected thieves

Bolivar business owner chases down suspected thieves

Police generally tell people not to chase down thieves, but one Bolivar business owner says he’s glad he did because he helped catch the people who stole from him.

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Missouri State leaders to discuss gender identity expression

Missouri State leaders to discuss gender identity expression

KSPR's Jonathan Wahl explains what changes students want to see to the non-discrimination policy.

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VIDEO Thursday evening weather - Warming trend

VIDEO: Thursday evening weather - Warming trend

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty looks at some warmer temperatures coming our way this week.

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What's Going Around the Ozarks: Two illnesses make headlines

KSPR's Lindsey Slater reveals 'What's going around the Ozarks."

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WATCH: "Greater" official trailer

The new film, "Greater," profiles former Harrison and Arkansas Razorbacks football star Brandon Burlsworth, who died in a 1999 car crash days after he was selected in the NFL draft. 

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Mountain Home woman faces charges for motel stabbing

WATCH: Mountain Home woman faces charges for motel stabbing

KSPR"s Rachel Dubrvoin shares a witness account of the incident.

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Homeless teens battle cold weather

One homeless shelter in Springfield is open specifically for teens, but can't afford to stay open overnight.

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Good Question If it s too good to be true then

Good Question: If it's too good to be true, then ...

Don't let a scam take your money. MSU professor shares the five red flags to a deal.

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VIDEO Wednesday evening weather - Turning much colder

VIDEO: Wednesday evening weather - Turning much colder

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty is looking at the colder air heading for the Ozarks.

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Closed streets and no water crews fix 2nd water main break

Closed streets and no water: Crews fix 2nd water main break in Springfield in 2 days

KSPR's Sheena Elzie has a possible answer to why a water main broke for the second-straight day.

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Daredevils wanted for Over the Age fundraiser

Daredevils wanted for 'Over the Age' fundraiser in Springfield

KSPR's Community close-up reveals this one-of-a-kind fundraiser in Springfield. This one will take you to new heights.

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KSPR Wednesday Morning Weather CHILLY

KSPR Wednesday Morning Weather: CHILLY

KSPR Meteorologist Lindsey Slater

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(img1)VIDEO:  Dramatic plane landing caught on camera

VIDEO: Dramatic plane landing in Hawaii caught on camera

The pilot of a small plane experiencing technical problems with its landing gear had to make an emergency landing in the water in Hawaii. The pilot was the only person on board and was not hurt.

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Juan Meraz Controversy at MSU

An administrator at Missouri State in Springfield is under fire from a group of students for making "racially-charged comments"

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Greene County leaders offer short-term solution to jail over

WATCH: Greene County leaders offer short-term fix for overcrowded jail

KSPR's Frances Watson reveals a proposed fix to free up space at the Greene County jai.

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VIDEO Tuesday evening weather - Turning much colder

VIDEO: Tuesday evening weather - Turning much colder

Chief meteorologist Kevin Lighty talking about our colder air headed for the Ozarks.

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Coldplay, Bruno, Beyonce bring it at halftime

Peace, love and revolution.

These were the prevailing themes during Super Bowl 50's halftime show featuring Coldplay, Bruno Mars and Beyonce.

It all kicked off with a lowkey Chris Martin singing the opening to "Viva la Vida" on his haunches while fans ...

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Peyton Manning throwing Super Bowl 50

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Denver Broncos are Super Bowl 50 champions

The Denver Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50.

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URGENT - Super Bowl Denver Broncos Win

(CNN) -- The Denver Broncos win Super Bowl 50, beating the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-10. The Broncos -- led by Peyton Manning who, at 39, is the oldest starting quarterback in Super Bowl history -- scored first on a first-quarter field goal ...

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Super bowl media gallery: Stadium

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Super Bowl 50 game-day action

The Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos at Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, California.

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North Korea launches 'satellite'

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U.N. Security Council condemns N. Korea launch

North Korea launched a satellite into space Sunday, its state media reported, triggering a wave of international condemnation and prompting strong reaction from an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council.

Though North Korea said the launch was ...

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Coldplay performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show at Levi's Stadium

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Was halftime show super?

This year’s Super Bowl halftime show featured ColdPlay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars.

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China's foreign currency stockpile fell nearly $100 billion last month

China's stash of cash continues to shrink as the country tries to fend off pressure on its currency.

Its foreign exchange reserves dropped $99.5 billion in January to $3.23 trillion, the lowest level since 2012, the central bank said Sunday.

The Januar...

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Broncos lead Panthers in Super Bowl 16-7 entering 4th

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- A defensive touchdown and three field goals by Brandon McManus staked the Denver Broncos to a 16-7 lead over the Carolina Panthers after the third quarter of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night. The underdog Broncos' only t...

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Super Bowl: Panthers WR Brown out with concussion

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- A defensive touchdown and three field goals by Brandon McManus staked the Denver Broncos to a 16-7 lead over the Carolina Panthers after the third quarter of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night. The underdog Broncos' only t...

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URGENT - Super Bowl Third Quarter Ends

(CNN) -- At the end of the third quarter in Super Bowl 50, it's the Denver Broncos 16 and the Carolina Panthers 7.

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CBS uses Super Bowl to announce 'The Good Wife' is ending

CBS used a Super Bowl promo to announce the end of its beloved drama "The Good Wife."

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Broncos lead Panthers 13-7 at halftime of Super Bowl

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Denver defensive end Malik Jackson recovered Carolina quarterback Cam Newton's fumble in the end zone for the Broncos' only touchdown as they took a 13-7 halftime lead over the Panthers on Sunday night in Super Bowl 5...

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Super Bowl: First-half key plays

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Two takeaways helped the Denver Broncos to a 13-7 lead over the Carolina Panthers into halftime of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday at Levi's Stadium. The Panthers, who led the NFL with a plus-29 turnover margin, were able to ...

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Super Bowl 50 - Lady Gaga

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Lady Gaga sings national anthem

Lady Gaga's rendition of the national anthem, which kicked off Super Bowl 50, has fans of the singer going gaga for her sweeping vocals.

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Question for New Hampshire: Is Trump for real?

"The political revolution continues next Tuesday here in New Hampshire," Bernie Sanders told a rally of supporters at the Claremont Opera House.

When New Hampshire residents cast their votes in the primary this week, we will start to see if that's tr...

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Here's what we know about Samsung's Galaxy S7

Samsung is expected reveal its latest Galaxy smartphones on stage at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

The company sent out invitations for a February 21 press event Sunday night featuring an image of a black cube cracked open ever so slightly, and ...

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Broncos lead Panthers 13-7 at halftime of Super Bowl

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Denver defensive end Malik Jackson recovered Carolina quarterback Cam Newton's fumble in the end zone for the Broncos' only touchdown as they took a 13-7 halftime lead over the Panthers on Sunday night in Super Bowl 5...

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Pictures: Highlights from the 1st half of Super Bowl 50

The Broncos led the Panthers 13-7 after the first-half of Super Bowl 50.  These are some of the highlights.

(Streeter Lecka/Ezra Shaw/Christopher Polk/Sean M. Haffey/Patrick Smith/Kevin Mazur/Kevin Cox/Al Bello/Ronald Martinez/Harry How/Getty Images)

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URGENT - Super Bowl Halftime

(CNN) -- At halftime in Super Bowl 50, it's the Denver Broncos 13 and the Carolina Panthers 7. First-half action included the longest punt return in Super Bowl history -- 61 yards by the Broncos' Jordan Norwood. The 2016 Super Bowl halftime show feat...

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Super Bowl: First-quarter key plays

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Pass protection was a critical concern for the Carolina Panthers in the first quarter of Super Bowl 50. Here are the critical plays from the opening quarter: --Third-and-10, Panthers at their own 15-yard line. Carolin...

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Preview: Raptors at Pistons

The Toronto Raptors have won 13 of their last 14 games behind their All-Star backcourt to move within two games of the Cleveland Cavaliers atop the Eastern Conference. Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan will try to push the Raptors to 3-1 on thei...

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Preview: Magic at Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks lost just 22 games last season while reaching the Eastern Conference finals, but Atlanta already has more defeats this season following Sunday's loss at the Orlando Magic. The Hawks get a shot at instant redemption Monday,...

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PICTURES: Pre-game festivities at Super Bowl 50

The pre-game show at the Super Bowl is always anticipated.  Check out the images from Super Bowl 50's.

(Streeter Lecka/Ezra Shaw/Christopher Polk/Sean M. Haffey/Patrick Smith/Kevin Mazur/Kevin Cox/Al Bello/Ronald Martinez/Harry How/Getty Images)


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Preview: Clippers at 76ers

The Los Angeles Clippers are used to easy victories over Philadelphia and look to enjoy another rout when they visit the 76ers on Monday. The Clippers have beaten Philadelphia eight consecutive times and the last four contests have been dec...

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Preview: Kings at Cavaliers

The Los Angeles Clippers are used to easy victories over Philadelphia and look to enjoy another rout when they visit the 76ers on Monday. The Clippers have beaten Philadelphia eight consecutive times and the last four contests have been dec...

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NHL notebook: Bruins prospect Subban fractures larynx

Boston Bruins goaltender prospect Malcolm Subban has a fractured larynx, the club announced Sunday. Subban was struck in the throat with the puck during warmups prior to Saturday's AHL game between the Providence Bruins and Portland Pirates...

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URGENT - US Super Bowl First Quarter Ends

(CNN) -- At the end of the first quarter in Super Bowl 50, it's the Denver Broncos 10 and the Carolina Panthers 0. The Broncos scored on a recovered Panthers fumble; it's the first Super Bowl touchdown from a fumble recovery in 22 years.

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Aleppo siege marks upheaval on Syrian battlefield

The images from Aleppo, Idlib and Syria's border with Turkey can be described in one word: despair.

Tens of thousands of people have fled the relentless bombing and shelling that has paved the way for dramatic battlefield gains by the regime of Presi...

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Bernie Sanders and 'SNL' debut 'Bern Your Enthusiasm'

"Saturday Night Live" finally proved that Bernie Sanders and Larry David aren't the same person.

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Controversy swirls around Beyonce's new video

Beyonce reigned over the weekend, dropping an epic video Saturday for the new song "Formation," ahead of a planned appearance at the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Top 25 roundup: No. 5 Iowa rolls

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- The team that couldn't beat a Division II school in a November exhibition game sits all alone atop the Big 10 Conference. Fifth-ranked Iowa continued to resemble a team that can win multiple games in March, easily disposi...

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Preview: Lakers at Pacers

The New Orleans Pelicans are sliding out of the Western Conference playoff race and look to halt a four-game losing streak when they visit the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday. New Orleans has fallen seven games behind the eighth-place Utah...

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Preview: Pelicans at Timberwolves

The New Orleans Pelicans are sliding out of the Western Conference playoff race and look to halt a four-game losing streak when they visit the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday. New Orleans has fallen seven games behind the eighth-place Utah...

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