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in Lifestyle

‘Autisms’ a more appropriate term, geneticists say

There are so many different genetic forms of autism that using the singular term is misleading, researchers say.

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in Entertainment

Emma Watson is Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

The former "Harry Potter" star will play the princess in a live-action version of the Disney film.

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in Entertainment

Seekers of the Hollywood Sign disrupt nearby neighborhood

Like pilgrims flocking to a holy shrine, they come from all over the world to pay homage to a symbol of celebrity.

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in Music, Viral Videos

Blake Shelton plays the ‘Whisper Challenge’

Jimmy Fallon and Blake Shelton play a ridiculous guessing game involving noise-canceling headphones.

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in Lifestyle

‘No-tip’ restaurant offers food for thought on pay, benefits

The restaurant has reignited debate over working conditions in the food service industry.

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in Weird

San Fran Zoo offering creepy, crawly Valentines

Feeling the sting of rejection? Itching to get even with an ex?

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in National

Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Many prospective jurors said they could not be impartial because they already believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty.

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in Weird

Bodies ‘left behind’ in funeral home finally buried

Several decomposed bodies and remains left unattended by a Providence funeral home have been laid to rest.

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in National

U.S. pediatricians oppose legal pot

Despite some states allowing recreational and medical use of marijuana, pediatricians say the substance should remain – for the most part – illegal.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Jan. 26.

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in Entertainment, Sports, Viral Videos

WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl commercials

A 30-second commercial on Super Sunday will cost $4.5 million, but will it be money well spent?

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Tavares scores 4 as Team Toews wins NHL All-Star game.

John Tavares tied an NHL All-Star Game record in a 17-12 triumph over Team Foligno on Sunday.

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in National, World

Obama, new Saudi king discuss ISIS, Yemen

President Barack Obama and new Saudi Arabia King Salman are expected to discuss shared concerns during their first formal meeting on Tuesday.

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in Sports

PHOTOS: 2015 NFL Pro Bowl

Football's biggest stars took the field for the annual Pro Bowl matchup on Sunday.

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in Sports

Ryan gamble pays off as Team Irvin wins Pro Bowl

Matt Ryan threw the winning score on a fourth down to give Team Irvin a dramatic 32-28 victory over Team Carter.

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in Sports

Hall of Famer Ernie ‘Mr. Cub’ Banks dead at 83

The pioneering and famously affable slugger was hailed by the team for which he played 19 seasons as "the greatest Cub in franchise history."

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in National

Boehner says fixing infrastructure ‘critically important’

The top House Republican says Congress is looking at options to pay for repairs to America's highways and bridges.

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in Entertainment

‘Birdman’ wins big at SAG Awards in march toward Oscars

The satirical film won top honors from Hollywood's actors in an important show of support for its march toward the best picture Oscar.

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in Sports, Viral Videos

‘SNL’ takes on Tom Brady and DeflateGate

The New England Patriots QB reminds people that he is not a "science computer" and had nothing to do with deflating footballs.

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Closings, canceled flights as East Coast braces for blizzard

Millions of people are in the path of a potentially historic snowfall that has shuttered schools and businesses and is already being blamed for canceled flights.

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Benedict Cumberbatch apologizes for ‘colored’ remark

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Benedict Cumberbatch attends a special screening of "The Imitation Game" at the DGA Theater on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Benedict Cumberbatch is "devastated" after realizing he caused offense during a chat about diversity on Tavis Smiley's late-night show.

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Marshawn Lynch holds an “awesomer” press conference

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"You don't feel in beast mode. It feels you."

in Music

Carrie Underwood revamps football theme for Super Bowl

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The lyrics to Underwood's "Waiting All Day For Sunday Night" will be changed to reflect the big game.

in Music, Entertainment

What do Blake Shelton and Vanilla Ice have in common?

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They're both joining the star-studded cast of a new Adam Sandler movie.

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‘Selma’ director DuVernay to make Katrina film

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Ava DuVernay, the director behind the Oscar-nominated MLK, Jr. biopic plans a feature film set in the time of Hurricane Katrina.