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4 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 3

A look back at some of the biggest headlines in Hollywood history.

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15 hours ago in Viral Videos

The cicadas are coming …

Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

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16 hours ago in Entertainment

Too much ice in your Starbucks?

A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

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18 hours ago in Sports

Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.

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19 hours ago in Local

Three Men Arrested for Attempted UMass Break-Ins

They were caught early Sunday morning after police received a report of masked men trying to break into multiple rooms.

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19 hours ago in Local

Record Crowd at Northampton Pro-Pot Festival

Organizers say it was the largest crowd in the pro-marijuana festival’s history, which was held in Northampton for the first time this year.

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19 hours ago in Local

Deerfield Officer Stops Overdose with Narcan

The victim had overdosed and was revived and taken to Baystate Franklin Medical Center for further treatment.

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19 hours ago in Local

New Opioid Task Force Director Named

34-year-old Paul McNeil most recently served as director of the Northampton Prevention Coalition.

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20 hours ago in Local

Amtrak’s Vermonter Now Allows Bicycles Aboard

The service will be offered for the next two years at least, and may continue indefinitely if successful

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20 hours ago in National

Conservatives in Congress urge shutdown of tax-collecting IRS

It's a U.S. taxpayer's dream: make the Internal Revenue Service go away, and the largest conservative group in Congress is endorsing just that.

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21 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

It’s not ‘Regulators:’ Warren G butchers ‘Ball Game’

WATCH: The rapper messed up the first line and sang off-key.

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23 hours ago in Lifestyle

Monkey bars alert: Playground concussions are on the rise

Researchers say concussions and traumatic bran injuries are on the rise on playgrounds across America.

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23 hours ago in Music

Radiohead shut down social media accounts

The "High & Dry" stars deleted all of their postings from their Facebook and Twitter accounts and frontman Thom Yorke also wiped his Twitter page clean on Sunday.

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23 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Ghostbusters’ reboot is ‘most disliked’ trailer of all time

The trailer for the all-female remake of the classic 1984 comedy hits theaters this summer.

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23 hours ago in Weird

Wee-lief! This airport restroom has gone to the dogs

Dogs and other animals now have a bathroom of their own at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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23 hours ago in Entertainment

Kit Harington apologizes to ‘Game of Thrones’ fans

SPOILER ALERT: The British actor has been insisting that Jon Snow was dead for months, since the end of the 2015 season, when it appeared he had been killed off.

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23 hours ago in Entertainment

Control and conscience divides heroes in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

Marvel's band of Avengers are usually a friendly bunch, but when faced with the destruction of their heroic efforts to save the world, the superheroes are split between maintaining control of their powers or going under government contract, leading to an explosive battle.

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23 hours ago in Music

Prince’s motorcycle jacket from ‘Purple Rain’ film on auction

A motorcycle jacket worn by the late pop star in his 1984 film when he rides through the woods with the movie's leading lady, Apollonia, will be sold at auction.

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23 hours ago in Entertainment

Ringling elephants, a famed U.S. circus act, pack up trunks for retirement

Elephants take a final bow at Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, ending a 145-year spectacle that delighted fans but enraged animal activists, who say the highly publicized retirement is not enough.

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24 hours ago in Sports

Mayweather happy in retirement but hints at ring return

Mayweather quit boxing in September after accumulating a 49-0 record during a 19-year career that produced world titles in five weight divisions and earnings in excess of $800 million.

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15 hours ago in Viral Videos

The cicadas are coming …

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Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

21 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

It’s not ‘Regulators:’ Warren G butchers ‘Ball Game’

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WATCH: The rapper messed up the first line and sang off-key.

23 hours ago in Music

Radiohead shut down social media accounts

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The "High & Dry" stars deleted all of their postings from their Facebook and Twitter accounts and frontman Thom Yorke also wiped his Twitter page clean on Sunday.

23 hours ago in Music

Prince’s motorcycle jacket from ‘Purple Rain’ film on auction

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A motorcycle jacket worn by the late pop star in his 1984 film when he rides through the woods with the movie's leading lady, Apollonia, will be sold at auction.

24 hours ago in Music

U2 guitarist The Edge makes history as he rocks Sistine Chapel for cancer

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The Edge, lead guitarist with the Irish band U2, has become the first rock star to play in the Sistine Chapel, a venue he described as "the most beautiful parish hall in the world."