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in Sports

More schools are mixing beer, football at stadiums

A growing number of schools are bringing the party inside, opening taps in concourses that traditionally have been alcohol-free zones.

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in Sports

Mo’ne Davis, team out of Little League World Series

Star pitcher Mo'ne Davis and her team are out of the running.

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in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 22.

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in Music

John Lennon’s killer fights for freedom

Mark David Chapman is awaiting a decision over whether he will finally be freed from prison after his eighth parole case this week.

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in Music

Johnny Cash’s daughter to release book

The book, started in 1995, contains tales of Cash's favorite childhood memories.

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in Sports

U.S. keeper Howard to take year off from international duty

U.S national team goalkeeper Tim Howard says he will take a year off from international duty in order to spend more time with his family.

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

in National

Watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.

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in National, World

Pentagon: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’

The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.

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in Entertainment

‘Jackass’ star could face charges for Seaworld prank

WATCH: Steve-O could face criminal charges for defacing a San Diego highway sign and promoting the prank via social media.

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in Lifestyle

Put on some sunscreen!

Fewer U.S. teenagers are using sunscreen, even as skin cancer rates increase, a study found.

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in National

U.S. Rep. Ryan sees no gov’t. shutdown this year

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan expects his Republican Party to avoid government shutdown this year.

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in Weird

Va. man named Stoner arrested on pot charges

A Virginia man faces drug charges after police found more than $10,000 worth of marijuana plants at his home.

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in Entertainment

Crowdfunding fails

Because we can't all be winners.

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in Viral Videos

Best Ice Bucket Challenge fail. Period.

WATCH: A girl attempts the Ice Bucket Challenge immediately after having her wisdom teeth removed. It backfires miserably.

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in Entertainment

Confirmed: Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have split

The showbiz superstars have been living in separate houses for months, Cannon says.

This image released by AMC shows Walter White, played by Bryan Cranston, wearing a Bollman 1940’s pork pie hat in a scene from the second season of "Breaking Bad." Cranston was nominated for a Golden Globe for best actor in a drama series for his role in the series on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013. The 71st annual Golden Globes will air on Sunday, Jan. 12.

in Entertainment

WATCH: 2014 Emmy nominee previews

Are your favorite shows nominated for an Emmy this year?

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in Viral Videos

‘Baby Got Class': A back to school parody

The family that brought you "Xmas Jammies" is back with another fantastic parody video.

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in National, World

American aid workers released from hospital, cleared of Ebola

Two Americans who just weeks ago were gravely ill with Ebola have been cleared of the virus.

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in National

National Guard withdraws from Missouri

Tensions have eased after sometimes violent protests were staged nightly since police killed an unarmed black teenager.

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in Entertainment

REVIEW: Adults, stay away from ‘If I Stay’

Is it just for the cash, or do the people behind these teen romance fantasies actually believe they are being profound?

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in Music

Gregg Allman named a ‘living legend’

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Gregg Allman joins the likes of Alice Cooper and Black Sabbath in being named a living legend of classic rock.

in Music

U2 teams up with Apple again – this time to stop piracy

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Bono says the group is working with the tech giant to develop a new file format that cannot be copied.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘The Voice’ vs. Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon is back with another lip sync battle, but this time he faces off against two of music's biggest names.

in Entertainment

Arrrr, mateys! It’s ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’

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Today marks the annual "holiday" devoted to all things seaworthy.

in Entertainment

Fey, Bateman improv in ‘This is Where I Leave You’

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Tina Fey and Jason Bateman co-star as siblings in the drama-infused comedy "This Is Where I Leave You," which opens today.