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in Sports

Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Sept. 23.

Rev

in Local

Virtual member of Ithaca biz incubator compares site to New York City

New businesses in Ithaca have a new home downtown, thanks to a partnership between local colleges and universities and the…

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in Music

Former ‘Idol’ star needs second kidney transplant

Scott MacIntyre needs a second kidney transplant within the next six months.

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in Local

New York rolls out new website to counter rise in heroin use

State law adopted in June mandated creation of website, public awareness campaign

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in Music

Ed Sheeran kisses and makes up with Niall Horan

It appears the singers are friends again, after Sheeran recently hinted that his new song "Don't" was inspired by a cheating ex, who romanced Horan.

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in National, World

Allies join U.S. in fight against Islamic State

Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar had participated in or supported the strikes against Islamic State targets.

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in Sports

Ravens owner apologizes for not demanding Ray Rice video

The owner of the Baltimore Ravens apologized, saying it "never crossed my mind" and he was "deeply sorry."

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in Sports

Bears strike early to hold off Jets

The Jets trailed 14-0 early on and while the home side battled hard to come back, getting within five points in the fourth quarter, the Bears were able to hold them out.

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in Music

Lady Gaga sheds quirky image for jazz album with Tony Bennett

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett bridge a 60-year age gap to form one of music's unlikeliest pairs.

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in National

Lawmakers want to stop you from using your phone in flight

A bipartisan group of almost 80 U.S. lawmakers urged regulators not to end the ban on making calls on commercial airline flights.

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in Entertainment

Reality TV matriarch Kris Jenner divorcing

She filed for divorce from her husband Bruce Jenner, the gold medal-winning Olympic athlete, almost a year after they announced their separation.

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in National

Now, more than ever, fewer Americans are saying ‘I Do’

A record 20 percent of adult Americans, or 42 million people, have never married, marking a U.S. demographic and social shift.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

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in Weird

Man breaks into police station

One for the Stupid Criminal Files: Police say a man mistook a police station for a school, breaking through a window to get in.

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in Lifestyle

Detecting jaundice in babies? There could be an app for that

A new smartphone application still in development may someday help parents and health care providers screen for jaundice in newborns.

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in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Football player’s inspiring speech

This Austin, Texas high school football star has words everyone should live by and his post-game speech is going viral.

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in Entertainment

Charlie Sheen wants to return to ‘Two and a Half Men’

The "Anger Management" star was fired from the sitcom in 2011 following a public feud with the executive producer.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 23

A look back at the headlines that went down in Hollywood history.

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in Local

NY requires agencies to consider ‘extreme weather’

New York is requiring state agencies to consider the increasing episodes of extreme weather in public works projects, industrial and commercial permits and issuing regulations.

News

in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ princess promises to be hot holiday item

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Snow Glow Elsa is one of only four toys to feature on three major guides of top toys for the Christmas season.

in Viral Videos

Who is smarter – N.Y. or L.A.?

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If we're judging by this video alone, we're going to go with neither.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Skateboarding in 5,001 balloons

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These skateboarders have skills!

in Entertainment

American Girl, Rubik’s Cube among Toy Hall of Fame finalists

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They face off against My Little Pony, the Slip 'N Slide, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and other childhood favorites.