Obama to rename tallest US peak in historic Alaska visit

CNN

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali. WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali. He's giving the mountain its traditional Alaska Native name on […]

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Obama to rename tallest US peak in historic Alaska visit

CNN

The woman, KC Boehly, 28, from Seattle, was last seen Thursday morning at 10 a.m. She and a co-worker had camped for two days in a remote area in the park. While hiking toward the Denali Park Road, the two tried twice to cross a rain-swollen tributary WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama will change […]

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Khalil Mack leads way as Raiders' defense shines against Cardinals

ESPN (blog)

The third week of the preseason finishes up with two nationally televised games on Sunday when the New Orleans Saints host the Houston Texans at 4 p.m. ET and the Arizona Cardinals face the Oakland Raiders at 8 p.m. ET  OAKLAND — The Raiders' starting defense was in better-than-midseason form in Sunday night's third preseason […]

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Macklemore Owned the VMAs With a Live Performance of "Downtown"

POPSUGAR

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have been laying low since the incredible breakout success of "The Heist," but that's all about to change. Macklemore continues to flaunt the cheap-assedness he championed on "Thrift Shop," this time opting for the $800 moped over a Bugatti. There are a lot of strange things about this video, most notably […]

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Wes Craven, horror genius and inventor of Freddy Krueger, is dead at 76

Washington P

Legendary filmmaker Wes Craven, director and writer of horror classics such as Scream, A Nightmare On Elm Street, & The Hills Have Eyes, passed away Sunday at his Los Angeles home. He was 76 years old. Come pay  Film; 1 min 9 secs. Wes Craven, master of horror cinema, is best known for creating the […]

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Dodgers don't think Cubs' Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter

For The Win

LOS ANGELES – Super-agent Scott Boras hasn't engaged the Cubs in any preliminary discussions about a contract extension for Jake Arrieta, who sooner or later could get paid like a superstar pitcher. “I think teams know us and we know them,” Boras said  21, it was the second no-hitter in a nine-day span in the […]

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Free money?! How to find and claim your family's unclaimed funds

Today.com

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The head of a Clarksville-based food program that helps feed low income children across Tennessee has been removed from her job after thousands of dollars in federal money turned up missing. NewsChannel 5 Investigates obtained  Arrest Made Follow Grove Apartments Missing Money. One woman is in jail for allegedly stealing rent money. […]

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The tragic story of Oliver Sacks's celibacy

Washington P

British author & neurologist Oliver Sacks, who came out in his 2015 autobiography On the Move: A Life, has died at the age of 82 after a battle with cancer. Nobel winner Oliver Sacks dies; Mount McKinley gets renamed (10 Things to Know for Monday). Oliver Sacks. In this Oct. 26, 2005, photo, Dr. Oliver […]

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At MTV VMAs, Celebrity Feuds, Miley Cyrus and Also Some Music

New York Tim

After a night of try-hard hosting the VMAs, Miley Cyrus ended the show with a performance of a new song called "Dooo It!" accompanied by a host of drag queens, We are in for one hell of a night, y'all! Miley Cyrus kicked off her hosting duties at the Video Music Awards with a hilarious […]

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Atlanta Braves fan dies after falling from upper deck at Yankees game

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• Analysis and fan talk flow in the comments section below. Join in! • For the latest news and updates, REFRESH this page frequently. • App users: For the best mobile experience, use the mobile web version. FIFTH INNING. The Yankees have clocked and leagues. Within a closed subset – one team and one pitching […]

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