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Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses

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Islamic State attacks have increased this year, particularly in Iraq and Syria as the group responds to substantial territorial losses, a U.S.-based analysis firm says.

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Clinton, looking ahead to US general election, begins Appalachia tour

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U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton begins a two-day tour on Monday through rural, traditionally coal-reliant parts of the eastern Appalachian region where Republican rival Donald Trump’s pro-coal, anti-trade message has resonated with economically distressed voters.

2 hours ago in National

Indiana to test Donald Trump’s staying power with evangelicals

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Donald Trump's success in the race for the White House may well ride on the support of Republican evangelicals made wary as the front-runner reveals a more liberal side to his social views.

2 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 2

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

3 days ago in National

Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the biggest newsmakers this week and the headlines you may have missed.

Lifestyle

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Monkey bars alert: Playground concussions are on the rise

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Researchers say concussions and traumatic bran injuries are on the rise on playgrounds across America.

24 hours ago in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this May

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

4 days ago in Lifestyle

Gov’t launches new website for student loan borrowers

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The Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.

5 days ago in Lifestyle, National

Brady Campaign unveils app to scrub mass killers’ names from media sites

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U.S. anti-gun-violence activists on Wednesday introduced a phone app designed to strip notorious mass shooters' names and photos from news stories, saying that keeping their images out of the public eye could help avert future mass killings.

5 days ago in Lifestyle

Math scores slip, reading flat for nation’s 12th-graders

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Only about a third of the nation's high school seniors are prepared for the academic challenges of entry-level college math and reading courses.

Sports

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Mayweather happy in retirement but hints at ring return

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Mayweather quit boxing in September after accumulating a 49-0 record during a 19-year career that produced world titles in five weight divisions and earnings in excess of $800 million.

2 hours ago in Sports

Day three off lead as PGA Tour event spills into Monday

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World number one Jason Day moved within three strokes of the lead during the third round at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Sunday before more torrential rain halted play for the day.

2 hours ago in Sports

DeRozan, Raptors shoot past Pacers in Game 7

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Dwane Casey read the reviews of the Toronto Raptors' decisive Game 6 loss to the Indiana Pacers.

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May 2, 2016: Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, May 2.

3 days ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Too Much Time on My Hands’ re-do

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Jimmy Fallon and Paul Rudd do a shot-for-shot remake of the 1981 Styx classic.

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Dixie Chicks adding 9 more dates to tour

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The Grammy-winning country group starts the tour on June 1 in Cincinnati and wraps on Oct. 10 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.

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‘Ghostbusters’ reboot is ‘most disliked’ trailer of all time

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The trailer for the all-female remake of the classic 1984 comedy hits theaters this summer.

1 hour ago in Music

Carrie Underwood dedicates award to young fan

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The "Before He Cheats" star was named Female Vocalist of the Year at the American Country Countdown Awards , beating out the likes of Cam, Jana Kramer, Kelsea Ballerini and Miranda Lambert.

1 hour ago in Entertainment

Kit Harington apologizes to ‘Game of Thrones’ fans

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SPOILER ALERT: The British actor has been insisting that Jon Snow was dead for months, since the end of the 2015 season, when it appeared he had been killed off.

1 hour ago in Entertainment

Ringling elephants, a famed U.S. circus act, pack up trunks for retirement

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Elephants take a final bow at Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, ending a 145-year spectacle that delighted fans but enraged animal activists, who say the highly publicized retirement is not enough.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Cheers’ star Woody Harrelson wants to open pot shop

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Harrelson, who is best known for his roles in the film "White Men Can't Jump" and 1980s sitcom "Cheers," had applied for a license on behalf of his company Simple Organic Living LLC.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Jungle Book’ triumphs, ‘Keanu’ stumbles, ‘Mother’s Day’ bombs

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"The Jungle Book" pulverized a trio of box office lightweights, racking up $42.4 million to lead ticket sales for the third consecutive weekend.

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