National

20 hours ago in National

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

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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.

20 hours ago in National

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

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

21 hours ago in National

Sanders steps up feud with Democratic establishment

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders cranked up his fight with party leaders on Sunday, backing a challenger to the Democratic National Committee's chairwoman and accusing the party's establishment of trying to anoint Hillary Clinton as the nominee for president.

21 hours ago in National, World

U.S. lifts arms ban on old foe Vietnam as regional tensions simmer

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The United States announced an end to its embargo on sales of lethal arms to Vietnam on Monday, an historic step that draws a line under the two countries' old enmity and underscores their shared concerns about Beijing's growing military clout.

22 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 23

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

Lifestyle

4 days ago in Lifestyle, National

FDA to modify food label guidelines to include added sugar details

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The move comes at a time the United States is staring at increasing childhood and adult obesity and lifestyle diseases such as heart problems.

4 days ago in Lifestyle

Two-thirds of U.S. would struggle to cover $1,000 emergency

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In a country with the most billionaires on earth, two-thirds of Americans would have a difficult time covering a minor emergency.

5 days ago in Lifestyle

Study: Motorcycle deaths up 10 percent

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Researchers say deaths could be cut by restoring mandatory motorcycle helmet laws in 32 states that don't have them.

6 days ago in Lifestyle, Viral Videos

WATCH: Blazing meteor creates light show across New England sky

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A meteor lit up the night sky over New England and eastern Canada early on Tuesday, startling people who saw it including police officers who captured the show on a dashcam.

6 days ago in Entertainment, Lifestyle

Expect virtual reality, artificial intelligence from Google

eople are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.

The three-day Google I/O conference in Mountain View, California, starts today.

Sports

18 hours ago in Sports

Tom Brady to appeal ‘Deflatgate’ suspension again

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

21 hours ago in Sports

MLS hopes to bridge ‘cultural void’

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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.

21 hours ago in Sports

Thunder demolish Warriors, grab 2-1 series lead

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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.

21 hours ago in Sports

Garcia joins Ballesteros on nine PGA Tour victories

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Sergio Garcia won the AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas on Sunday, matching the late Seve Ballesteros for most career victories by a Spaniard on the PGA Tour.

21 hours ago in Sports

Fearless Hinchcliffe grabs 100th Indy 500 pole

May 22, 2016; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Verizon Indy Car driver James Hinchcliffe holds up a Canadian flag after winning the pole as the fastest qualifier during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Canada's James Hinchcliffe turned in a fearless performance on Sunday grabbing pole for the Indianapolis 500 one year after being critically injured in a crash during practice at the famed Brickyard.

Blogs

Trending

22 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Texas woman and her Chewbacca mask go viral

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Candace Payne, her love of "Star Wars," and her infectious laugh will make your day.

News

3 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 24

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

16 hours ago in Viral Videos

Bernie and Hillary walk into a bar

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

17 hours ago in Entertainment

Angelina Jolie, the college professor

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

19 hours ago in Music

Would you wear Rolling Stones swim trunks?

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The veteran rockers have teamed up with a fashion company to roll out a collection of men's swimwear.

21 hours ago in Entertainment

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

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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.

21 hours ago in Music

Drake invited to Drake University

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The college released a pun-filled statement, inviting the "Hotline Bling" hitmaker for a tour of the campus.

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Local News

9 hours ago in Local

Rate freeze coming for National Grid customers through March 2018

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Utility has service areas in Cortland, Cayuga counties

14 hours ago in Local

New activist group calls for changes in Albany ethics

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The group calling itself Demand Democracy is looking for greater disclosure on ethics reforms and campaign finance, among other changes.

14 hours ago in Local

Majority of New York Republicans stand by LGBT protections amendment

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Seven out of nine New York Republicans in the House supported an amendment protecting LGBT employees from discrimination as others switched their votes.