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Where are 'Xena,' 'Hercules' stars today?

With Friday marking 20 years since the 1995 debut of the fantasy TV series "Xena: Warrior Princess," let's see what the show's stars are up to today.

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All things bacon

If you're gearing up to celebrate International Bacon Day this Saturday, then you should be sure you're up to date on all things bacon. Here are just some of the unusual bacon-themed products, from the sizzling to the silly, that money can buy.

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10 words you didn't know were trademarked

Everybody knows -- or should know -- that you should avoid saying "Xerox" when referring to photocopies, or "Coke" when asking for a soft drink. Here are 10 more words that you might not realize are also trademarked.

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Celebrity breakups of 2015

Breaking up is hard to do, even for celebrities. Take a look at the notable celebrity splits of 2015.

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Biggest sports scandals of all time

"Deflategate" is just the latest scandal to hit the world of sports. From questionable wins and doping allegations to murder, here's a look at sports scandals that shocked the world.

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NFL Deflategate: Tom Brady timeline

With a judge nullifying New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's Deflategate suspension on Thursday, check out the timeline of events in the case so far.

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China shows off military at WWII anniversary parade

China showed off its growing military Wednesday during a parade to mark the 70th Anniversary of the 'Victory of Chinese People's Resistance against Japanese Aggression and World Anti-Fascist War,' or World War II.

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The world's tallest buildings

In honor of National Skyscraper Day on Thursday, take a look at which buildings are the tallest in the world.

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Celebrities who have fallen from grace

Few celebrities can contend with Thursday's 50-year-old birthday boy Charlie Sheen when it comes to spectacular public meltdowns. Take a look at Sheen other stars who have fallen from grace.

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Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

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Officers face charges in Freddie Grey case

Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry G. Williams on Wednesday morning denied two key defense motions in the Freddie Gray case -- both the motion to dismiss the case for alleged prosecutorial misconduct and the motion to recuse prosecutor Marilyn Mosby from the case. The pretrial hearing came almost five months after Gray suffered a fatal spinal injury while being transported in a police van. These are the six officers and their charges.

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Timeline: Illinois officer killed

Police ended the search for three people wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Fox Lake, Illinois, police officer, but authorities say the investigation continues. Here is timeline of events.

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TV's cutest fictional college coeds

TV shows are full of fictional college coeds attending usually equally fictional institutions of higher learning. In honor of back to school, study up on some of our favorites.

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Celebrity Internet death hoaxes

James Earl Jones recently became the latest celebrity to see erroneous reports of his death spread like wildfire online. Check out some other stars who have "died" several times in fake online reports.

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Reasons why Pope Francis is cool

Pope Francis continues to ride a wave of popularity that has earned him accolades and criticisms alike. Take a look at the many reasons why Pope Francis is cool.

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Celebrities with September birthdays

Wondering which celebrities will be partying on your special day this month? Click on to discover which stars share your September birthday.

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6 things you shouldn't buy in September

Savvy shoppers should wait for prices to drop, or for selection to improve, before rushing out to buy these items this month.

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Mixed reactions to historic same-sex ruling

Gay marriage supporters were jubilant while some conservative leaders and religious groups were upset by the historic Supreme Court ruling. Here's a look how some people have reacted to the decision.

Craziest truck spills

From corn dogs to live turkeys, take a look at some of the craziest items to spill out of overturned trucks and onto American roads.

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10 most expensive US cities to raise a family

The Economic Policy Institute reviewed data of 618 metro areas and compiled its list of the 10 most expensive places to raise a family.

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Things to do Sunday to help lose weight all week

It's a lazy Sunday, and while it might be a rest day, you should still plan your workouts and routines for the week ahead. Here are six things to do on Sunday to help you lose weight all week long, according to Popsugar.com.

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The VMAs never disappoint: Fashion and shock

Here is a taste of the fashions and the performances at MTV's Video Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on Sunday in Los Angeles.

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25 surprising celebrity facts

Think you know everything about your favorite celebrity? Think again. Here are 25 surprising facts about celebrities that we bet you didn't know.

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20 ultimate travel destinations

Lonely Planet is publishing its definitive wish list of the 500 best places to visit on Earth. Check out the top 20 destinations selected for the "Ultimate Travelist."

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New Orleans: 10 years after Katrina

Ten years after being devastated by Hurricane Katrina, the city of New Orleans continues to rebuild.

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Ashley Madison hack: What to know

The CEO of Ashley Madison's parent company, Avid Life Media Inc., stepped down Friday, Aug. 28. Here are the latest developments in the Ashley Madison hack.

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Most memorable MTV VMAs moments ever

Since the very first MTV Video Music Awards 31 years ago in 1984, the show has always provided memorable moments. Ahead of the 2015 edition, set for Aug. 30, check out some of the most memorable.

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States with the worst drivers

A list published by CarInsuranceComparison.com names the states with the worst drivers. Find out which state came out "on top."

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Top 10 dog names in the U.S.

Nextdoor.com has released its list of most popular dog names, based on data from 69,000 neighborhoods signed up on the site. Check out the most popular dog names in the United States!

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15 American manners that are rude abroad

Here are some manners Americans take for granted that are actually faux pas abroad, according to Yahoo! Travel.

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Timeline: Reporter and photographer killed on live TV

Authorities say a gunman shot three people, slaying a reporter and a photographer during a live shot, before shooting himself on Wednesday. Here is a timeline of what happened.

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Hurricane Katrina: A look back

Hurricane Katrina decimated New Orleans and large swaths of the Gulf Coast 10 years ago. Here's a look back at the historic disaster.

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Celebrities who died too young

Thursday marks 25 years since Stevie Ray Vaughan died in a helicopter crash. In honor of the legendary blues guitarist, join us in remembering him and other stars who died too young, some at the height of their careers.

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Weirdest Guinness world records

With Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the publication of the very first "Guinness Book of Records," take a look at some of the weirdest world records ever set.

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15 things to buy at a dollar store

Sometimes, you get what you pay for. But dollar stores also sell good products like these at a tremendous discount.

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Child stars gone wrong

Many a child star has found success a hard act to follow, including Wednesday's 35-year-old birthday boy Macaulay Culkin and these other former stars who struggled with the transition to adulthood.

Hurricane names of 2015

Compiled by the Old Farmer's Almanac, here is a list of the Atlanta and Eastern-North Pacific hurricane names for the 2015 season.

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2016 Harley-Davidson motorcycles

Harley-Davidson has unveiled its 2016 motorcycle lineup.

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Dood the dog sees the ocean before he dies

Dood, a five-year-old golden retriever from Utah, has terminal bone cancer. His family brought him along to a wedding in Oregon so he could see the ocean.

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12 best spots for wild swimming in the world

Whether you fancy a dip in a sinkhole, a cave or a cliff-side cranny, TripAdvisor's latest list of the world's best natural pools should have you covered.

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Now and then: '60s and '70s rockers

With Tuesday marking the 40th anniversary of Bruce Springsteen's iconic rock album "Born to Run," see how "The Boss" and other rockers from the 1960s and 1970s have aged over the years.

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Celebrity weddings of 2015

Here comes the (celebrity) bride! Take a look at the notable celebrity weddings of 2015.

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Bond Girls through the years

With Honor Blackman, one of the most memorable "Bond Girls" ever thanks to her role in "Goldfinger," marking her 90th birthday over the weekend, join us for a look back at some of the memorable women in 007's life over the years.

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World's least, most livable cities

The Economist Intelligence Unit published its annual livability report -- ranking the most livable and least livable cities in the world.

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Photos: Wildfires rampage in western US

From Washington to Arizona, wildfires are rampaging through the western United States.

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Banksy unveils 'Dismaland'

Infamous artist Bansky's "Dismaland" exhibition opens Friday at a derelict seafront resort in Weston-Super-Mare, England. The show is Bansky's first in the UK since the "Banksy v Bristol Museum" show in 2009 and will be open for five weeks at the Topicana site. "Dismaland" features a full-scale parody of Disneyland.

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Latest in Cosby sex scandal

Two more women came forward with allegations of sexual assault against Bill Cosby on Aug. 20, 2015. Here is a timeline of accusations made against the comedian.

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1980s music stars then and now

With '80s rock icons Bon Jovi returning this week for their 13th studio album, "Burning Bridges," join us for a look at Jon Bon Jovi and other 1980s music stars then and now.

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8 foods that produce 'female Viagra' results

The FDA recently approved Addyi, a new drug that claims to boost female libido. Here are some foods and drinks that can create a similar effect.

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World's highest-paid actresses of 2015

Before you head out to see the latest movie blockbuster this summer, check out Forbes' list of Hollywood's highest-paid actresses.

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Worst celebrity Twitter gaffes

It seems that as long as Twitter has been around, celebrities have been raising eyebrows with controversial tweets. Here are some of the worst celebrity Twitter gaffes.

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Celebrities who have battled cancer

"Beverly Hills 90210" and "Charmed" star Shannen Doherty has confirmed that she is battling breast cancer. Click on to see her and other celebrities who have battled cancer.

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Red-hot redheaded celebrity women

Five-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams, who celebrates her 41st birthday on Thursday, is just one of our favorite carrot-top women. Check out some more in this slideshow.

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NFL's highest-paid players for 2015

When the NFL came into existence 95 years ago as the American Professional Football Conference on Aug. 20, 1920, players earned as little as $100 to $300 per game. Today, things are quite different. Check out the league's highest-paid players for the upcoming season.

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What to know: Pistorius verdict

South Africa's justice minister on Wednesday, Aug. 19, ordered a review of Oscar Pistorius' pending parole, meaning the former Olympian probably won't be granted a transfer from prison to house arrest this week as had been expected.

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Jared Fogle story: What to know

Ahead of his initial appearance in federal court Wednesday, former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle reached a plea agreement with prosecutors that would see him serve between five and 12½ years in prison for handling child pornography and having sex with a minor.

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Where are 'Full House' stars today?

With "Full House" star John Stamos marking his 52nd birthday Wednesday, let's take a look at where all the stars of the 1990s sitcom are today.

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Recent controversial police encounters

Here is a timeline of recent controversial incidents involving law enforcement officials and civilians.

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Greek financial crisis: What to know

If all goes according to plan, Greece is set to receive the first chunk of its third bailout on Thursday.

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Best jobs that don't require a degree

These great jobs in fast-growing industries are available even if you don't have a bachelor's degree.

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Where are 'Cosby Show' stars today?

With Malcolm-Jamal Warner, better known to many as Theo Huxtable, celebrating his 45th birthday on Tuesday, join us for a look at what he and his "Cosby Show" co-stars are up to today.

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Explosion rocks Bangkok tourist area

An explosion that appeared to target a Hindu shrine in central Bangkok on Monday killed several people and injured dozens more, according to Thai media reports citing local police.

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Bear tries to use cat door to enter home

An Idaho man got quite the surprise when a bear tried to enter his condo through the cat door. Click through this gallery to see the images.

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Where are Woodstock stars today?

Wonder what some of the stars of Woodstock are up to today, 46 years after the original festival? Lucky for you, we have the answer.

Deadly explosion rocks China

A huge blast in Tianjin, China, killed at least 114 people while more than 50 are missing.

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Madonna through the years

Madonna will celebrate her 57th birthday on Aug. 16. Join us for a look at the singer's life and career, on stage and off, over the years.

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Hail to The King, baby: Remembering Elvis Presley

With Sunday marking the 38th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death, remember The King with a look at his life and career and the legacy he left behind.

Social Security: 8 things to know

Former President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the Social Security program into law 80 years ago. See how things have changed and what will likely need to change with the program.

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Looking back: U.S.-Cuba relations

Secretary of State John Kerry attended a ceremony in Havana to raise the flag above the U.S. Embassy for the first time in 54 years. Get up to speed on the last five decades of American foreign policy toward Cuba.

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U.S. opens embassy in Havana

For the first time in 70 years, the American flag will fly over a U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba, after Secretary of State John Kerry opens the embassy Friday.

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What is the Perseid meteor shower?

The annual Perseid meteor shower, which is known for being among the brightest of meteor showers, is happening near the tail end of summer. Click through for more facts about this annual astronomical event.

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Forever young: Senior celebs still working

Let's take a look at some celebrities over the age of 65 for whom retirement is a dirty word, including comedy legend Steve Martin, who celebrates his 70th birthday on Friday.

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8 ways to save money at Starbucks

Starbucks, like most any restaurant or coffee shop, raises its prices periodically. Here's a few tips to battle back against price hikes.

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Weirdest craft beer flavors

Fulton in Minneapolis is brewing a Wheaties-themed Hefeweizen named HefeWheaties, set for August 2015 release. Take a look at some of the quirkiest, spiciest, sweetest or most unusual beers brewed in craft breweries all over America.

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Tom Brady Deflategate courtroom sketches

Courtroom sketches from Wednesday's Deflategate hearing in U.S. District Court have gone viral, particularly some that cast Tom Brady in a new and unusual light.

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State-by-state look at marijuana laws

Ohio voters will decide in November whether to legalize marijuana. Take a look at which states currently allow marijuana for recreational and/or medicinal purposes.

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Celebrate Left-Handers Day with famous lefties

Celebrate International Left-Handers Day on Aug. 13 by taking a look at these famous southpaws.

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Interesting facts about left-handed people

Left-handedness is a rare phenomenon that affects only about 10 percent of the world's population. In celebration of International Left-Handers Day on Aug. 13, take a look at these interesting facts about left-handed people.

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Jimmy Carter through the years

Former President Jimmy Carter has cancer that has spread from his liver to other parts of his body, he announced Wednesday. Take a look the life and career of the 39th president of United States.

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Who is ISIS?

In August 2015, a young couple was accused of conspiring and attempting to provide material support and resources to ISIS. Read more about ISIS in the news, and learn more about the group.

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Best states for children's well-being

Wednesday is International Youth Day. To mark the date, click on to find out which U.S. states are tops when it comes to children's well-being.

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Celebrities and their kids

With Wednesday marking International Youth Day, check out some celebs spending time with their kids.

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Reality stars who have passed away

Take a look at reality show stars who have passed away.

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Brian Williams controversy timeline

Brian Williams was suspended without pay following revelations that he exaggerated tales from an Iraq War mission in 2003. Here is a look back at what transpired.

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Robin Williams through the years

August 11 marks the one-year anniversary of Robin Williams' death. Take a look back through his remarkable life and career.

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What to know: Google forms Alphabet

Google recently announced it was forming an umbrella company called Alphabet and named a new CEO to its core business of Google. Here's what you need to know about these changes.

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11 foods that will age you

Eating too much of these foods will make you look older than your age.

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Ivy League celebrities

You know their work -- and perhaps more than you want about their personal lives -- now get to know their education. Here are just a few Hollywood celebrities with ties to prestigious Ivy League institutions.

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The most annoying songs of all-time

Check out our list of the songs that you just can't forget ... no matter how much you try.

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States with the lowest vaccination rates

With August marking National Immunization Awareness Month, find out which states have the lowest vaccination rates.

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Donald Trump's most provocative quotes

Since announcing his presidential campaign in June, Donald Trump has made headlines with a series of provocative quotes and comments. Check out some of the most notable, as compiled and transcribed by eonline.com and other sources.

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8 tips for surviving long flights

Here's a helpful list compiled by CNN.com for airline passengers on how to survive longer flights.

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GOP presidential hopefuls square off

Fox News hosted two debates between Republican presidential hopefuls at the Quicken Loans Arena August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The first featured the seven lowest-polling candidates: Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Bobby Jindal, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham, George Pataki and Jim Gilmore. The second featured the 10 candidates at the top of the polls: Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand…

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20 most popular beers in America

Americans love beer, and they like it light, fizzy and (mostly) American-made. Take a look at the top 20 most popular beers in the U.S. as ranked by sales figures, according to VinePair.

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'Pee-wee's Playhouse': Where are they now?

It's hard to believe, but this summer marks the 30th anniversary of "Pee-wee's Big Adventure," with Aug. 9 representing three decades since the movie was released. To celebrate the anniversary, click on to see where Paul Reubens and all his co-stars both in his two movies and "Pee-wee's Playhouse" are today.

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Top beer-drinking states

In honor of International Beer Day on August 7, check out which states consume the most beer, according to a recent study by Beer Marketer's Insights, a brewing industry trade publisher.

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Secret celebrity weddings

While some celebrities go all out for their weddings, others slipped away to tie the knot in private, including reported newlyweds Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux. Join us for a look at them and other celebrity marriages that began beyond the prying eyes of the paparazzi.

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GOP's first debate: Who made the cut

Check out who made the cut for Thursday night's first prime-time cable news GOP debate.

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Notable TV exits through the years

Jon Stewart will sign off from the "Daily Show" for the last time after 16 years. Take a look at other high-profile personalities and their exits from particular shows or TV altogether.

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Vintage footage from Hiroshima

Here are clips from 70-year-old footage provided by the U.S. Department of Defense on the anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II. It was the first use of an atomic bomb dropped during wartime.

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