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in Entertainment

Comedian Katt Williams denies pulling gun on heckler

The troubled comic claims he was threatened by gang members during an L.A. performance.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, July 3.

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in Weird

Jersey’s ‘Winnie the Pooh’ gets head stuck in cookie jar

A bear cub who got a cookie jar stuck on his head is recovering after being rescued from 40 feet up in a tree.

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in National

U.S. increases security at overseas airports amid bomb concerns

U.S. officials cited concerns al Qaeda operatives in Syria and Yemen are developing bombs that could be smuggled onto planes.

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in Sports

Nets hire Lionel Hollins as head coach

Hollins, a former head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies, takes over for Jason Kidd, who left Brooklyn to join the Milwaukee Bucks.

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in Sports

Klinsmann ready to turn to youth after World Cup exit

U.S. coach Juergen Klinsmann says he will turn to youth after his team’s World Cup ended in a second-round defeat by Belgium.

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in Sports

Belgium World Cup match draws more viewers than World Series

More people tuned in to the U.S.-Belgium World Cup match than for the sport also known as the national pastime.

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in Lifestyle

Americans are falling out of love with McDonald’s, Taco Bell

Fast-food titans McDonald's, Taco Bell and KFC are losing to the likes of In-N-Out Burger, Chipotle Mexican Grill and Chick-fil-A.

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in National

Military to face growing crises, falling budgets

For U.S. defense planners already struggling to implement savage spending cuts, its been a demanding year.

Flamethrower Hotdogs

in Viral Videos

Cooking hotdogs with a flamethrower

Is there another way you're supposed to use a flamethrower?

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 3

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

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in Entertainment

Lindsay Lohan sues ‘Grand Theft Auto’ maker

LiLo says the popular video game has a character - Lacey Jonas - based on her.

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in Entertainment

‘McHale’s Navy’ star Bob Hastings dead at 89

Veteran Hollywood character actor Bob Hastings, best-remembered as a bootlicking lieutenant in the 60s comedy, has died.

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in Sports

State of World Cup’s last eight

Twenty four teams have gone and only eight remain in the hunt to win the World Cup.

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in Sports

Bills’ Alonso has torn ACL, likely out for ’14 season

Talented young linebacker Kiko Alonso will likely miss the upcoming NFL campaign due to a knee injury.

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in National

Arthur to pack hurricane winds by July 4

Tropical Storm Arthur is expected to reach hurricane strength by Thursday, dousing some holiday plans.

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in National

Poll ranks best, worst modern U.S. Presidents

Voters were split over which of the two most recent presidents has done a better job.

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in Local

“Code Red” emergency notification system put in place

The city of Northampton has a new high-speed emergency notification system in place.

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in Local

Hoffmann elected Council president; first woman in post

The Greenfield Town Council has a new president. Former vice-president and Precinct 6 Councilor Hillary Hoffmann was the unanimous choice to succeed former President Mark Wisnewski at last night's council organizational meeting.

Recent Headlines

in Music

Jack White walks off stage, throws first pitch in Detroit

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The Detroit native reportedly walked off stage during a performance at the Fox Theatre.

in Viral Videos

Little girl doesn’t want her brother to grow up

Sister Grows Up

Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.

in Music

Jimmy Page climbs alternative ‘Stairway to Heaven’

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A lost version of the hit song will be released as part of the band's remastered "IV" album.

in Music

Beck launches designer glasses with ‘Song Reader’

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Beck can add eyewear designer to his resumé.

in Music

Arcade Fire confused by fans’ love for free downloads

Win Butler and Reed Parry of Arcade Fire perform at the 2014 Big Day Out Festival.

Arcade Fire are baffled by the avalanche of online file-sharing because fans will regularly buy expensive coffee but expect to get records for free.