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in Entertainment

Robert DeNiro and JLaw are making a movie about a mop

The movie recounts the rags-to-riches tale about the woman who became a millionaire after inventing the Miracle Mop.

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in National

Number of foreign students in U.S. hits record high

The number of foreign exchange students studying at American universities is at a record high.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Mike Tyson thinks he’d make an ‘awesome’ Othello

The boxing legend wants to take on Shakespeare.

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in Black Friday, Entertainment

Venezuela sets world record for Christmas dinner

Venezuela completed quite the culinary conquest. And you think you've got a lot of people to cook for!

thewho

in Music

The Who honored in ‘blue’

The British rockers were honored with a special blue plaque tribute in London to coincide with their 50th anniversary.

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in Weird

Maine teen charged with naked break-ins

Police say a man broke into homes while naked, at the same time his own home was destroyed in a fire.

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in Music, Viral Videos

Band Aid tackles Ebola with ‘new’ Christmas single

A star-studded remake of the 3o-year-old charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas" will help fight Ebola.

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in Entertainment

Julia Roberts, George Clooney to star in Jodie Foster-directed film

Julia Roberts has been tapped to reunite with her "Ocean's Eleven" co-star in a new financial drama.

FLORIDASTATE

in Sports

Florida State regains top spot

At 10-0 Florida State is the last unbeaten school among the big five conferences.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the big sports stories making news today, Monday, Nov. 17.

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in Lifestyle

Facebook wants to get professional with ‘work’

The new site will look like Facebook but compete with professional social networks like LinkedIn.

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in Sports

‘Finnish Flash’ Selanne hangs up skates at 44

Ten-times NHL All-Star Teemu Selanne, who played 1,451 games and won the Stanley Cup with the Anaheim Ducks, has retired.

patriots

in Sports

Gray day in Indy as Pats pound Colts

Unheralded New England running back Jonas Gray scored four touchdowns to spark the Patriots to a 42-20 victory.

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in Sports

Drug agents inspect NFL medical staffs

The DEA carried out surprise inspections in an investigation of alleged prescription drug abuse in the league.

MIT

in Sports

‘Don’t think, just play:’ MIT engineers football success

MIT is excelling in a sector of society once deemed unthinkable for a bastion of brainpower: football.

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in Lifestyle, National

The Pope will visit U.S. next year

Pope Francis says he would visit the U.S. next year, his first trip as leader of the 1.2 billion-member Roman Catholic Church.

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in National

Obamacare enters new phase with little fanfare

The HealthCare.gov website relaunched with little fanfare this weekend and appeared to work smoothly as the second enrollment period starts.

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in National

Democrats urge Obama to act on immigration

President Barack Obama has said he will use his executive powers to make changes to America's immigration system.

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in Entertainment

‘Dumb and Dumber To’ tops weekend box office

The sequel to the 1994 comedy that raised stupidity to an art form, raked in $38 million.

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in National

Military scrambles to keep its edge despite budget woes

Short of funds, and awash in global challenges, the military is betting on new technologies to stay ahead of potential foes.

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in Local

Portland Task Force to Review Inspection Programs

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The city of Portland is putting together a task force to examine its inspection programs in the wake of a house fire that killed six people.

in Local

Police: 3-year-old Set Fire that Killed His family

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Authorities say a three-year-old boy set a fire that burned down his mobile home, killing his mother and his twin siblings.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids react to a realistic Barbie doll

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The Lammily doll wants to show children that average is beautiful.

in Local

Maine’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged in October

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Maine officials say that the state's unemployment rate held steady in October at 5.8 percent.

in Local

Maine’s Northern Counties See Most Income Growth

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Federal data shows two of Maine's northernmost counties posted the fastest personal income growth in the state in 2013.

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