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in National

Security showdown looms as Dems back Obama on immigration

Congress faces a Feb. 27 deadline to renew funding for the Department of Homeland Security.

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in National

6 dead, dozen injured as NYC commuter train hits car

A crowded commuter train struck a car stalled on the tracks during rush hour, in what officials said was the railroad's deadliest accident.

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in Local

Cortland Schools head says Cuomo “launched an attack” on public education

In letter to community, Superintendent Michael Hoose says governor is using harmful rhetoric, financial constriction designed to remove local choice

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in Sports

Beckham still weighing options for Miami soccer stadium

The retired soccer star has not secured a spot for his planned MLS team.

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in Lifestyle, National

Leaders back inoculations as safety debate rages

A measles outbreak has rekindled discussion on the right of parents to forgo vaccines.

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in Viral Videos

Musicians read mean tweets

Sam Smith, Josh Groban, and Ariana Grande join other musicians who read Twitter's harshest words.

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in Local

Seven dead, 12 injured in commuter train crash north of NYC

Accident happened Tuesday night in Valhalla, about 20 miles north of New York City

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 4

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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in Local

Canadian trucker indicted in crash that killed NY trooper

The crash took the life of Trooper David Cunniff.

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in Local

NY attorney general targets popular herbal supplements

The AG's office warns labels may not always be accurate.

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in National, World

Islamic State shows burning of hostage, Jordan vows revenge

ISIS militants released a video of a captured Jordanian pilot being burnt alive.

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in Viral Videos

Jimmy Fallon recreates ‘Fresh Prince’ intro

Cause it's time to take the "Tonight Show" to sunny L.A.!

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in Local

Democrat Carl Heastie elected speaker of New York Assembly

Heastie has vowed to pursue ethics reforms to tighten the rules on legislators' outside incomes.

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in Weird

During Super Bowl, Chinese Twitter blew up over ‘Fruit Sister’

The #LeftShark wasn't the only one who set Twitter on fire.

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in Entertainment

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ author Harper Lee to publish second book

The book, "Go Set a Watchman" is essentially a sequel to the 1960 best-selling novel.

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in Lifestyle

The way to your Valentine’s heart may go through Mom

Guys, if you want to get the girl, try bringing flowers — to her mother.

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in Entertainment

Veteran actors share gratitude for Oscar nominations

Industry veterans took the opportunity to reminisce on their journey, some for the first time, to the Academy Awards platform.

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in National

Study: College completion gap between rich, poor widens

The gap in bachelor-degree attainment between the nation's richest and poorest students has doubled during the last four decades.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Feb. 3.

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in Entertainment, National

Texas marks Chris Kyle Day in honor of sniper

Texas declared Feb. 2 "Chris Kyle Day," honoring the late Navy Seal portrayed in "American Sniper."

Recent Headlines

in Viral Videos

What it would sound like if Ice T voiced cartoons

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"Scooby Doo" and "Dora the Explorer" would sound a whole lot different.

in Viral Videos

2-year-old sings National Anthem, makes America better

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Adorable Trent Harris singing the "Star Spangled Banner" before the start of a high school basketball game will make you proud to be an American.

in Entertainment, Weird

Forget the Double-Down, KFC launches edible coffee cups

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Kentucky Fried Chicken is testing edible coffee cups in some of its stores. Maybe next they'll try edible chicken.

in Music, Viral Videos

WATCH: Spirited seniors turn ‘Uptown Funk’ into ‘Oldtown’ jam

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Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson better watch out ... Alex Boye and these retirees are giving them a run for their money.

in Weird

Who stole the church chocolate?

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Sounds like someone had the munchies.