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in National

Americans step up spending, but home market weakens

U.S. consumer spending accelerated in August, a positive sign for an economy that appears to be firing on nearly all cylinders.

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in Lifestyle

Walking is the ‘superfood’ of fitness

It may not be the trendiest workout, but experts says walking is a fitness super star.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 30

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in National

Toyota recalls 690K vehicles to fix suspension

Toyota is recalling Tacoma 4X4 and Tacoma pre-runner pickup trucks to fix issues with the vehicles' rear suspension system.

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in Sports

Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons

The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire.

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in Local

Online fundraising efforts pick up for families of Lansing crash victims

Accident happened Friday night on Decamp Road, involving three people, ages 19, 19, 21

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in Local

Chicago airport troubles affecting the nation

The Federal Aviation Administration says it could take two weeks to fully reopen a Chicago-area control center after an act of sabotage brought the city’s two airports to a halt last week.

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in Local

CU Police investigating pair of weekend burglaries

Cornell Police are investigating a pair of burglaries that occurred sometime over the weekend.

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in National

Arsonist suspected in more than 20 fires

A suspected arsonist operating in Washington state is believed to have ignited nearly two dozen fires in three weeks.

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in Local

City of Ithaca, County announce solar partnership

The City of Ithaca and Tompkins County have announced a renewable energy partnership that will bring a 2.8 million-watt solar array to county owned land at the Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport.

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in Local

Cuomo: Speed up medical pot for kids with epilepsy

New York has requested federal permission to import out-of-state marijuana so children and young adults with epilepsy can get medication soon instead of waiting for the state to develop its own program.

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in Music

Bono says U2 isn’t advocating ‘free music’

The U2 frontman denies the band's recent album giveaway is undercutting other artists.

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in Local

Mural painted on red walls surrounding Simeon’s Restaurant

Mural was finished last week by artist hired by business, tourism groups

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in Entertainment

Ben Affleck buys American cars after time in Detroit

The actor says he was moved by the city and its economic struggles.

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in National, World

Afghanistan to sign U.S. security agreement

Afghanistan will sign a crucial security agreement allowing the U.S. to leave a small contingent of troops in the country beyond this year.

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in National

Macy’s to hire 86K workers for holiday season

The retailer plans to hire thousands more workers than last year.

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in Entertainment

Clooney caps wedding weekend with civil ceremony

The man once dubbed the world's "most eligible bachelor" bid goodbye to single life and married lawyer Amal Alamuddin.

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in Weird

Michigan State building $1M robot fish

It's a fishy story but the school says the pricy fish will help research in the Great Lakes.

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in Music

Taylor Swift, Metallica to play first U.S. Rock in Rio fest

The annual Brazilian festival is branching out in 2015 with a U.S. version that will boast a wide variety of acts.

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in National

GOP cautions that Senate control would have limits

Some in the GOP fear that conservative activists would have unrealistic expectations if Republicans run both the House and Senate.

Recent Headlines

in Weird

Man laid to rest in fireworks funeral

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

A Missouri man will bid farewell to his father by having his cremated remains mixed with fireworks and launched into the sky.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Zack Galifianakis interviews Brad Pitt on ‘Between Two Ferns’

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The comic gets in some good digs at the "Fury" star in this hilariously awkward interview that's crashed by Louis C.K.

in Music

Jack White heading to Yale

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The rocker will be part of a panel about legendary jazz and blues label Paramount Records.

in Music

Ozzy wants Bill Ward back for Black Sabbath swansong

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The rocker is keen to end his stand-off with drummer Bill Ward so he can join his bandmates for a final show.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Spooky ‘Shining’ inspired IKEA commercial

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You'll never aimlessly wander the floors of IKEA the same way again.