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Notorious B.I.G. remembered 20 years after shooting death

FILE – In this Dec. 6, 1995, file photo, The Notorious B.I.G., who won rap artist and rap single of the year, clutches his awards at the podium during the Billboard Music Awards in New York. The rapper was remembered ...

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Being overweight ages your brain by 10 years

 (AFP/File) Extra fat may make your brain shrivel: People who are overweight show more age-related decline in their brains than lean people do, a new study published in Neurobiology of Aging suggests. After analyzing imaging from 527 adults, the researchers discovered overweight people—those ...

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75 years of Mount Rushmore, a boon for tourism, creativity

The Mount Rushmore National Memorial in the Black Hills near Keystone, S.D. In October 2016, the memorial that draws about 3 million visitors a year will mark 75 years.  (AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File) SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  It was a ...

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An adventure 18 years in the making: Long-lost Warcraft title leaks online

Nearly 20 years ago, Blizzard had a plan for a new Warcraft title that would depart from the series’ RTS roots. Where Warcraft and Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness had focused on the strategic aspects of an all-out war between ...

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CBS' Charles Osgood to leave hosting job at 'Sunday Morning' after 22 years

Charles Osgood in 2014. (Katy Winn/Invision/AP, File)) Charles Osgood, who has said “good morning” to his audience every Sunday for 22 years, is about to say “goodbye” as host of “CBS News Sunday Morning” in September. He announced his scheduled ...

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Ex-NFL-star Sharper gets 20 years in Louisiana rape case

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Making clear that she thought the sentence was a light one, a Louisiana judge Thursday formally imposed a 20-year prison sentence on former NFL star Darren Sharper, who last week was sentenced by a federal judge to ...

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Sega Saturn copy protection cracked after 20 years

One of the problems with maintaining access to classic game libraries is the physical age of the hardware required to play various titles in their original incarnations. Classic Famicom and NES systems tend to suffer problems with their front loading ...

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Theranos CEO banned from operating lab for 2 years

Things are not looking good for the once-lauded blood testing startup Theranos. Following an investigation, US federal health regulators have imposed stiff penalties against the firm, including barring CEO Elizabeth Holmes from owning a lab for two years, withdrawing regulatory ...

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Nathan’s Famous celebrates 100 years with 5-cent hot dogs

Fancy a five-cent frank this weekend? You got it. (AP) Nathan’s Famous on New York’s Coney Island is celebrating its 100th anniversary this weekend by reinstating some turn of the century prices. The original restaurant location at Surf Avenue and Stillwell ...

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Five years after Usama bin Laden's death, new info — and a new nemesis

  Five years ago, Rob O’Neill chomped on a sandwich watching television at Bagram Airfield. Usama bin Laden’s dead body lay on a table next to him. O’Neill was the reason bin Laden lay lifeless on that table May 1, ...

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