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Four ways to get a jump on tax season


Taxpayers face a cliffhanger again this year as Congress dithers about extending more than 50 expired tax breaks, including popular deductions for college tuition and fees, mortgage insurance and sales taxes.

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More food fights expected over GMOs


A contentious bill could ban state labeling of genetically modified foods.

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(Almost) everyone is on social media these days


Social media usage among American adults has ballooned in the past decade with about two-thirds now on social networking sites, Pew Research Center says.

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‘Like’ it or not, changes are coming to Facebook


The social network is launching a pilot test of "Reactions," which will allow users to express a range of emotions including love, happiness, anger, and sadness.

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Amazon taking on Etsy

A box from is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon is launching a site for handcrafted goods called Amazon Handmade, hoping to capitalize on shoppers' appetite for homemade items ahead of the holiday season.


in Weird

You can peep some leaves for the low price of just $19.99


People who want to see New England's colorful fall foliage no longer need to travel for the experience.

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On zomBee watch


While scientists have documented cases of tiny flies infesting honeybees, causing the bees to lurch and stagger around like zombies before they die, researchers don't know the scope of the problem.

in Weird

The man who got ‘too high’


File this under "stupid."

in Weird

‘Mystery’ soda machine delivers a surprise every time


You never know what you're gonna get ...

in Weird

This raccoon thinks its a dog


Little Pumpkin thinks she is just another canine.


in Sports

Steve Sarkisian fired by USC


Steve Sarkisian, USC Head Football Coach, has been fired according to ESPN.

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California bans ‘Redskins’ for school sports


California will ban public schools from naming their sports teams "Redskins," a name seen as a slur against Native Americans.

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Buckeyes still No. 1, but barely


Ohio State stays No. 1 in this week's Associated Press college football poll, but its lead continues to dwindle.

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Utley to appeal two game suspension for illegal slide


Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Chase Utley has been suspended for two games for taking out New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada with an illegal slide in a playoff game on Saturday, though he will appeal the decision.

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Haas grabs crucial point as U.S. wins Presidents Cup


Captain's pick Bill Haas claimed the crucial final point at the Presidents Cup on Sunday, as the United States beat the Internationals 15.5 to 14.5 to clinch the team golf event for the ninth time in 11 editions.


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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘SNL’ tackles guns


From first loves to new beginnings - and wherever life takes you - guns are there.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 13


A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Entertainment

Johnny Depp has no interest in an Oscar


The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star is hotly tipped to be a contender at the next Academy Awards after receiving critical acclaim for his role as notorious gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger in "Black Mass."

in Music

Bruno Mars producing TV comedy series


The pop star is branching out into TV production.

in Music

Janet Jackson sets new records


The R&B icon debuts "Unbreakable," the follow-up to 2008's "Discipline," at No. 1.

in Entertainment

‘Game of Thrones’ star Natalie Dormer is used to being compared to a pig


There's an uncanny similarity between the actress and "The Muppets" star Kermit the Frog's new girlfriend Denise.

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What’s the #WorstCollegeParty you ever went to?


Ah those were the days ... or were they?

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WATCH: Soldier breaks rank to hug daughter at homecoming


Top brass at a Colorado Army post are all smiles after a 2-year-old girl interrupted a general's speech to dash across the room and hug her dad, who had just come home from a nine-month deployment.