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1 day ago in Sports

Raptors hold off Cavs, even East finals at 2-2

Kyle Lowry scored 35 points and DeMar DeRozan added 32 as the Toronto Raptors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 on Monday to tie the Eastern Conference finals at two wins each.

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1 day ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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1 day ago in National

States on Zika’s frontline see big gaps in funding, expertise

In Mississippi, a small team of entomologists has begun the first survey of mosquito populations in decades. Experts do not believe the kind of mosquitoes most likely to carry the Zika virus are active in the state, but they cannot know for sure.

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1 day ago in National, World

Obama prods Vietnam on rights, promotes Trans-Pacific Partnership

U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms on Tuesday after critics of the communist-run government were prevented from meeting him in Hanoi, a discordant note on a trip otherwise steeped in words of amity between the former foes.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Facebook changes policies on ‘Trending Topics’ after criticism

Facebook Inc said on Monday that it had changed some of the procedures for its "Trending Topics" section after a news report alleging it suppressed conservative news prompted a U.S. Congressional demand for more transparency.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, May 24

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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1 day ago in Viral Videos

Bernie and Hillary walk into a bar

The Democratic presidential candidates reminisce about their time running against each other in the primary.

Bangor Police officer Keith Larby doesn't seem to mind that the man identified as Russell has "Cops Suck" tattooed on his knuckles. 

1 day ago in Local

Police Smile At ‘Cops Suck’ Tattoo Across Man’s Knuckles

BANGOR, Maine (AP) A police officer in Maine is getting a laugh out of a man's tattoo that says, "Cops Suck."

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1 day ago in Local

Pirates Move Approved

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A minor hockey league's governing body has approved the sale of the Portland Pirates to a group of Springfield, Massachusetts, investors.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 24

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Angelina Jolie, the college professor

The "Tomb Raider" star is becoming a visiting professor for a new one-year master's course at the London School of Economics.

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2 days ago in Sports

Tom Brady to appeal ‘Deflatgate’ suspension again

Tom Brady will appeal his four-game suspension by the NFL, seeking a second hearing before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court.

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2 days ago in National

Major change in U.S. food labels is likely to help healthiest the most

The biggest overhaul of U.S. food nutrition labels in more than two decades is likely to help improve the diets of the most health-conscious consumers, but others may need more convincing.

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2 days ago in National

Gas prices jump by 5 cents over past 2 weeks, averages $2.32

The price at the pump has risen 55 cents since late February.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

The ‘X-Men’ are back, this time fighting ‘Apocalypse’

Hollywood stars Jennifer Lawrence and James McAvoy reprise their roles as powerful mutants in "X-Men: Apocalypse," this time joining forces against a new super-villain.

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2 days ago in Weird

Firefighters rescue naked man from Iowa business’s chimney

Carrie Sapp teased her husband, Brad, about being afraid of ghosts when he said he heard someone whisper "get out of here" while he was sorting cans at his Iowa recycling business.

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2 days ago in Sports

MLS hopes to bridge ‘cultural void’

Pro soccer in the United States has come far, but more needs to be done at the youth level to develop a "culture" that brings the sport on a par with Europe.

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2 days ago in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Bryan Cranston’s ‘Super Sweet 60th’ birthday

Jimmy Kimmel tries to throw the "Breaking Bad" star a "ferocious" 60th birthday party and it is hilarious.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Box Office: ‘Angry Birds’ soars in debut

"The Angry Birds Movie" has flown to victory at the U.S. box office with a $39 million opening weekend at 3,932 locations, handily topping "Captain America: Civil War" and "Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising."

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2 days ago in Sports

Thunder demolish Warriors, grab 2-1 series lead

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined to score 63 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder routed the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday to take a 2-1 in the Western Conference finals.

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47 mins ago in Local

Madison Paper Mill Has Ceased Production

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MADISON, Maine (AP) The Madison Paper Industries mill has ceased production.

1 hour ago in Local

New Superintendent For Portland Schools

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Portland Public Schools have a new superintendent.

1 hour ago in Local

Search On For Maine Meteor

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A meteor streaking across the sky was caught on Portland Maine Police Department patrol vehicle camera in this images posted on social media in Portland, Maine, United States early May 17, 2016.  Courtesy Portland Maine Police Department/Handout via REUTERS

RANGELY, Maine (AP) A planetary science field researcher from Arizona is seeking help finding a fireball recorded last week streaking across the sky by police in Maine.

3 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Chewbacca Mom’ and ‘Star Wars’ director J.J. Abrams take a drive

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Just three happy Chewbaccas having fun in a car together.

3 hours ago in Local

Late Cornell Professor’s Nobel Prize Medal To Be Auctioned

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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) An 18-karat gold Nobel Prize medal awarded in 1982 to former Cornell University physicist Kenneth Wilson is being sold at auction by his estate.

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