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Burglar busted while napping with stolen jewels

Police say an accused burglar stayed snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was swiping from a home despite deputies snapping pictures of him.

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Obama, victims’ families pause to remember 9/11

Victims' relatives gathered in New York, Washington, and Pennsylvania to commemorate those killed 13 years ago.

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George Clooney headed to ‘Downton Abbey’

The Hollywood star will reunite with his "The Monuments Men" co-star Hugh Bonneville.

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in Lifestyle

Long-awaited diet pill gets FDA approval

It's only the third obesity treatment in more than a decade to win approval from the Food and Drug Administration.

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PHOTOS: Remembering Sept. 11, 2001

With the toll of a bell and a solemn moment of silence, America paused to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks.

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in Entertainment

WATCH: Channing Tatum is terrified of dolls

The "Magic Mike" star is afraid of porcelain dolls but Ellen DeGeneres is determined to help him conquer his fear.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the other sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Senators urge Burger King to ditch move to Canada

Lawmakers want Burger King to scrap plans to move its tax domicile to Canada as part of a deal to buy Tim Hortons.

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Ex-FBI director to probe NFL’s handling of Ray Rice case

Robert Mueller, III will investigate the handling of the former Ravens player's domestic violence case.

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Judge clears Oscar Pistorius of murder

A judge says prosecutors failed to prove the Olympic track star intended to kill his girlfriend but a verdict on the less serious charge of culpable homicide is still to come.

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Obama orders airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State

President Barack Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes for the first time in Syria and more attacks in Iraq in a broad escalation of a campaign against the militant group.

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in Weird

Only in New York: The million-dollar parking spot

These parking spots cost more than most people's homes.

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in Viral Videos

’99 Red Balloons’ played with red balloons

This guy doesn't need all 99, he can do it with just four!

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in Sports

Floyd Mayweather: 3 more fights, then he’s done

The boxing champ is planning to step away from the ring and retire after three more fight nights.

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in Weird

Mike Tyson defends crack-smoking mayor Rob Ford

You gotta figure things aren't going well when you have Mike Tyson defending you.

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in National

Now open, 9/11 museum sees influx of new artifacts

Four months after opening, the National September 11 Memorial Museum has gotten more than 100 new items from victims' families and survivors.

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WATCH: Building the 9/11 memorial

See 10 years of building the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center in just 3 minutes.

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in Entertainment

‘Bond’ villan Richard Kiel dead at 74

Actor Richard Kiel, best known for playing metal-mouthed James Bond villain Jaws, died on Wednesday.

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

Find out who is celebrating a birthday today, Thursday, Sept. 11.

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in Music, Viral Videos

Pros and cons of dating Britney Spears

In light of her new, single status, Jimmy Fallon and Britney Spears discuss dating and make a Tinder account.

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in Local

Priest Held on $100K Bail on Child Porn Charges

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A judge has ordered a Greek Orthodox priest held on $100,000 bail on a charge of possessing child pornography.

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Maine Activists Go to Court to Get Pot on Ballot

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Maine pro-marijuana activists are going to court to try to force a town to put a question about legalizing possession of small amounts of pot on this November's ballot.

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Tim McGraw Sings about Portland, Maine

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Portland, Maine? Tim McGraw doesn't know where it is. And he doesn't want to know, either.

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Feds Issue Recommendation on Cod Shortage

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SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Federal regulators are recommending a host of new restrictions to protect the Gulf of Maine's declining cod fishery.

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Political Foes Slam New LePage Vacation Policy

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage's political foes are criticizing a new policy that's giving more vacation time to political appointees and staff.