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CDC: Ebola cases could hit 1.4M by early next year

Between 550,000 and 1.4 million people in West Africa could be infected with the virus by 2015, according to a report issued on Tuesday.

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Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentenced to life in prison following his conviction on terrorism charges.

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Jada Pinkett Smith signs on to ‘Magic Mike’ sequel

The star says she has been cast in a role that was initially intended for a man.

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Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov

The government's own watchdogs say they tried to hack into the site and found a critical vulnerability.

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in Music

Ryan Adams readying release of ‘lost’ album

The singer/songwriter recorded the tracks while battling a serious alcohol and drug addiction and at the time decided to shelve the project.

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in Lifestyle

Starbucks testing beer-flavored lattes

Dark beer lovers take note. Starbucks' "dark barrel latte" could be coming to a coffee shop near you.

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in Lifestyle

Home rum? Online booze delivery service is booming

Less than 10 days after launching, an online beer run and convenience store service says business is so good, it is already considering expansion.

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in Sports

Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Sept. 23.

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Allies join U.S. in fight against Islamic State

Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar had participated in or supported the strikes against Islamic State targets.

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Ravens owner apologizes for not demanding Ray Rice video

The owner of the Baltimore Ravens apologized, saying it "never crossed my mind" and he was "deeply sorry."

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in Sports

Bears strike early to hold off Jets

The Jets trailed 14-0 early on and while the home side battled hard to come back, getting within five points in the fourth quarter, the Bears were able to hold them out.

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in National

Lawmakers want to stop you from using your phone in flight

A bipartisan group of almost 80 U.S. lawmakers urged regulators not to end the ban on making calls on commercial airline flights.

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Reality TV matriarch Kris Jenner divorcing

She filed for divorce from her husband Bruce Jenner, the gold medal-winning Olympic athlete, almost a year after they announced their separation.

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in National

Now, more than ever, fewer Americans are saying ‘I Do’

A record 20 percent of adult Americans, or 42 million people, have never married, marking a U.S. demographic and social shift.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

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in Weird

Man breaks into police station

One for the Stupid Criminal Files: Police say a man mistook a police station for a school, breaking through a window to get in.

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in Lifestyle

Detecting jaundice in babies? There could be an app for that

A new smartphone application still in development may someday help parents and health care providers screen for jaundice in newborns.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

Football player’s inspiring speech

This Austin, Texas high school football star has words everyone should live by and his post-game speech is going viral.

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in Entertainment

Charlie Sheen wants to return to ‘Two and a Half Men’

The "Anger Management" star was fired from the sitcom in 2011 following a public feud with the executive producer.

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This week’s top alternative tracks

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LISTEN: The top alternative songs, according to this week's Billboard chart.

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‘Friends and heroes’ join Foo Fighters for Letterman gigs

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The rockers wrap up their week-long residency tonight and oh what a week it has been!

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The Black Keys slam U2 over album stunt

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Drummer Patrick Carney says offering their new album for free "devalued their music."

in Music

Why does Bono always wear glasses?

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The U2 frontman has finally come clean on why he never removes his sunglasses in public.

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Eddie Vedder dedicates song to Jack White’s late keyboardist

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During Pearl Jam's show on Thursday, Vedder dedicated their track "Light Years," a song about grief, to Isaiah Owens.