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Richard Pryor’s kids unhappy with Nick Cannon casting

Cannon has sparked speculation that he'll play the late comic icon in an upcoming biopic, but not everyone is happy about it.

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Comedian Katt Williams denies pulling gun on heckler

The troubled comic claims he was threatened by gang members during an L.A. performance.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, July 3.

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Jersey’s ‘Winnie the Pooh’ gets head stuck in cookie jar

A bear cub who got a cookie jar stuck on his head is recovering after being rescued from 40 feet up in a tree.

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U.S. increases security at overseas airports amid bomb concerns

U.S. officials cited concerns al Qaeda operatives in Syria and Yemen are developing bombs that could be smuggled onto planes.

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Nets hire Lionel Hollins as head coach

Hollins, a former head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies, takes over for Jason Kidd, who left Brooklyn to join the Milwaukee Bucks.

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Klinsmann ready to turn to youth after World Cup exit

U.S. coach Juergen Klinsmann says he will turn to youth after his team’s World Cup ended in a second-round defeat by Belgium.

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Belgium World Cup match draws more viewers than World Series

More people tuned in to the U.S.-Belgium World Cup match than for the sport also known as the national pastime.

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Americans are falling out of love with McDonald’s, Taco Bell

Fast-food titans McDonald's, Taco Bell and KFC are losing to the likes of In-N-Out Burger, Chipotle Mexican Grill and Chick-fil-A.

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Military to face growing crises, falling budgets

For U.S. defense planners already struggling to implement savage spending cuts, its been a demanding year.

Flamethrower Hotdogs

in Viral Videos

Cooking hotdogs with a flamethrower

Is there another way you're supposed to use a flamethrower?

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Police keeping watch for drunk drivers

Impaired driving emphasis patrol in full effect

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Red Cross needs help for 200 people displaced by fire

Donations needed for families homeless after apartment fire

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Paving scammers return to Whatcom County

Paving scam targets local business

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All county beaches closed to shellfish harvesting

Shellfish poisoning found in Bellingham Bay

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Washington class size proposal turns in signatures

Class size initiative likely to be on Nov. ballot

Last year berry pickers picketed pay and conditions at Sakuma Brothers Farm.

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No job, no housing for Skagit Valley berry pickers

Sakuma Brothers not in contempt over hiring complaint

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Today in entertainment history: July 3

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) reacts in waning minutes of the second half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center, Sunday, April 27, 2014, in New York. The Raptors evened the series at 2-2, defeating the Nets 87-79.

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Lowry agrees to re-sign with Raptors

Lowry averaged career highs of 17.9 points and 7.4 assists for the Raptors, who were one of the NBA's biggest surprises in going 48-34. He was reportedly targeted by contending teams such as Miami and Houston during free agency.

Canucks fans

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Canucks sign free-agent Radim Vrbata

The 33-year-old Vrbata, from the Czech Republic, had 20 goals and 31 assists in 80 games last season for the Arizona Coyotes.

Recent Headlines

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Today in entertainment history: July 31

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Riley says Heat will be competitive/Bosh signs

Miami Heat President Pat Riley listens to a question during a news conference with guard Ray Allen who signed an NBA basketball contract with the Miami Heat, Wednesday, July 11, 2012, in Miami.

Riley speaks out, insists Heat will be competitive TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer MIAMI (AP) — One of the last…

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‘Girls’ star Allison Williams to play Peter Pan on live TV

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The star of the HBO comedy will play Peter Pan opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the TV musical special "Peter Pan Live! on NBC."

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Cowboys sign OT Tyron Smith to 8-year extension

Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle Tyron Smith during Dallas Cowboy's training camp, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Oxnard, Calif.

The extension signed Wednesday is worth $98 million, pushing the total value of his deal to 10 years and $110 million. Smith gets a $10 million signing bonus and $40 million in guaranteed money.

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Source: Indians ship Masterson to Cards

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Justin Masterson (63) delivers to the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, June 13, 2014.

Masterson, who has struggled with a knee injury, is 4-6 with a 5.51 ERA this year for Cleveland.

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