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Defending champ Serena Williams top seed for U.S. Open

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Serena Williams has been top-seeded for the U.S. Open where she will seek to win the women's singles title for a third consecutive year.

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Philadelphia girl pitcher becomes Little League’s new ‘phenom’

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Thirteen-year-old Mo'ne Davis is a young ace pitcher exploding on the scene for "throwing like a girl."

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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Here is the latest sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, Aug. 20.

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Vikings reach settlement with former punter Kluwe

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Minnesota reached a settlement with former punter Chris Kluwe over his claim that he was released by the team for supporting same-sex marriage.

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Armstrong living positive life but problems not over

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A cancer survivor and hero to millions, Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France victories and banned for life from racing.

Entertainment

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‘Game of Thrones’ star is ‘strongest man’

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The man who plays Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane is Europe's "Strongest Man."

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‘Breaking Bad’ stars re-team for hilarious Emmy promo

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WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reunited for "Barely Legal Pawn," to promote the upcoming Emmy Awards.

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Top Ice Bucket Challenge fails

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You've seen the good, now watch the bad and the ugly.

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Benedict Cumberbatch to voice tiger in ‘Jungle Book’

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The "Sherlock" star has signed on for Warner Bros.' adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's beloved adventure tale.

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At 91, Stan Lee continues to expand his ‘Universe’

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The comic book legend may be in his ninth decade, but it hasn't stopped him from interesting a new generation of children in super heroes.

Viral Videos

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Robin Williams musical tribute: ‘Seize the Day’

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Robin Williams' best films are remixed and set to music in this awesome Melodysheep tribute.

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Foo Fighters spoof ‘Carrie’ for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters put the most creative spin on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yet! We'll never see "Carrie" the same way again.

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‘Breaking Bad’ stars re-team for hilarious Emmy promo

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WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reunited for "Barely Legal Pawn," to promote the upcoming Emmy Awards.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: The worst mall commercial ever

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We apologize in advance for getting "Boots and pants, and boots and pants!" stuck in your head.

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How the sun sees you

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Ever wonder what your skin looks like under ultraviolet light? Watch this and then reach for the sunscreen.

National Headlines

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U.S. officials: Military mulling more troops to Iraq

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Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.

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Obama: Beheading ‘shocked the conscience’ of the world

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The beheading of James Foley was said to be in revenge for U.S. air strikes against the Iraqi insurgents.

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Attorney General visits racially-charged Ferguson, protests continue

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The prosecutor's office will begin presenting evidence to a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.

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All hostages freed in overnight Chicago-area standoff

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Two suspects have been arrested after holding eight people - including six children - hostage for nearly 24 hours.

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It’s now easier for drivers to search for auto recalls

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Auto safety regulators unveiled a better way for vehicle owners to search online for recall information.

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Hospital data breach biggest yet to exploit Heartbleed bug

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Hackers who stole the data of 4.5 million hospital patients exploited the Internet bug.

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Missouri racial unrest mounts; U.S. leaders call for calm

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Lawmakers are calling for calm and a change in police tactics as the St. Louis suburb continues to be rocked by racially charged clashes.

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Google considering YouTube, Gmail accounts for kids

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Google is considering online accounts for children under 13, giving parents control over how the service is used.

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