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States with the best high schools

The states with this year's top-performing high schools in the country may surprise you.

Mugshots from Gainesville sex sting

PHOTOS: Mugshots of the 21 men arrested in Operation Panther, a Gainesville sting to catch men soliciting children for sex

Rocket launch creates designs in sky

An early morning launch of an Atlas V rocket creates artwork in the sky above central and south Florida.

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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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On this day: September 2

London burns, Atlanta falls to Union forces, Japan surrenders to end World War II, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrates its opening with a star-studded jam, all on this day.

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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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On this day: September 3

The American Revolutionary War ends, baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb collects his last hit, the Allies declare war on Germany during World War II, and a U.S. Supreme Court chief justice dies, all on this day.

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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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Most valuable brands 2015

Take a look at Forbes' 2015 rankings of the most valuable brands.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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