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Obama, victims’ families pause to remember 9/11

Victims' relatives gathered in New York, Washington, and Pennsylvania to commemorate those killed 13 years ago.

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Expert compares Obama’s strategy to Vietnam, says it’s not “recipe for success”

Cornell History Professor Barry Strauss says President Obama's strategy in Iraq, Syria, sounds like "getting half the job done"

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George Clooney headed to ‘Downton Abbey’

The Hollywood star will reunite with his "The Monuments Men" co-star Hugh Bonneville.

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Long-awaited diet pill gets FDA approval

It's only the third obesity treatment in more than a decade to win approval from the Food and Drug Administration.

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PHOTOS: Remembering Sept. 11, 2001

With the toll of a bell and a solemn moment of silence, America paused to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks.

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Ithaca uses #FinishHanshaw to ask why Hanshaw Road project incomplete

Residents along Hanshaw Road, and drivers who use the roadway, are voicing their frustration with the length of time a…

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Police: Northern New York man hid drugs in anti-drug stuffed animal

Incident happened in Plattsburgh earlier this week

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Dave Mustaine suffering complications after back surgery

Megadeth are dropping out of Motorhead's Motorboat cruise to allow the frontman more time to heal.

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Keith Richards completes first solo album since ’92

The 70-year-old guitarist, who has only released two albums of solo material, reveals he has been quietly working on a follow-up to 1992's "Main Offender."

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WATCH: Channing Tatum is terrified of dolls

The "Magic Mike" star is afraid of porcelain dolls but Ellen DeGeneres is determined to help him conquer his fear.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the other sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Senators urge Burger King to ditch move to Canada

Lawmakers want Burger King to scrap plans to move its tax domicile to Canada as part of a deal to buy Tim Hortons.

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Ex-FBI director to probe NFL’s handling of Ray Rice case

Robert Mueller, III will investigate the handling of the former Ravens player's domestic violence case.

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Judge clears Oscar Pistorius of murder

A judge says prosecutors failed to prove the Olympic track star intended to kill his girlfriend but a verdict on the less serious charge of culpable homicide is still to come.

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Obama orders airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State

President Barack Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes for the first time in Syria and more attacks in Iraq in a broad escalation of a campaign against the militant group.

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in Weird

Only in New York: The million-dollar parking spot

These parking spots cost more than most people's homes.

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in Viral Videos

’99 Red Balloons’ played with red balloons

This guy doesn't need all 99, he can do it with just four!

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Floyd Mayweather: 3 more fights, then he’s done

The boxing champ is planning to step away from the ring and retire after three more fight nights.

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Mike Tyson defends crack-smoking mayor Rob Ford

You gotta figure things aren't going well when you have Mike Tyson defending you.

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Now open, 9/11 museum sees influx of new artifacts

Four months after opening, the National September 11 Memorial Museum has gotten more than 100 new items from victims' families and survivors.

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

in Music, Entertainment

Gene Simmons launching music reality show

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The new show will pit bands against each other with Simmons deciding their fates.

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Gun-toting woman threatens boy over clarinet practice

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Sheriff's deputies in Colorado arrested a woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor's 11-year-old son during music practice.

in Music

Artist wants credit for Rolling Stones logo

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Mick Jagger is believed to have dreamed up the symbol with an art student in the '70s, but an artist claims he is actually behind the design.

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Rory McIlroy’s amazing tee shot

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The golfer's tee shot goes left into the trees and somehow lands in the pocket of a spectator!