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Protests could interrupt your lunch plans

Fast-food workers will stage protests in more than 150 U.S. cities on Thursday as they seek the right to form a union.

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Facebook crashes for some U.S. users

Facebook went down briefly on Wednesday in what appeared to be the latest outage to affect the social network.

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Comedian Jon Stewart makes directorial debut with ‘Rosewater’

"The Daily Show" host takes on the story of a Tehran-born journalist who was imprisoned and tortured in Iran.

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NFL: 5 storylines to watch this year

Here are five storylines to watch during the National Football League's 2014 season, which kicks off Thursday in Seattle.

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Key dates in the 2014/15 NFL season

The NFL season kicks off on Sept. 4 and will conclude on Feb. 1 with the Super Bowl.

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USDA: 17M households are ‘food insecure’

The percentage of Americans lacking access to enough food has declined in the past few years but still represents over 17 million households.

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‘She Blinded Me With Science’ star becomes teacher

The musician behind the '80s hit has become real-life university professor.

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‘Frozen’ sequel coming this spring

"Frozen Fever" will bring the directors, songwriters, and stars of the Disney hit back together.

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‘Wheel of Musical Impressions’

Adam Levine and Jimmy Fallon play a ridiculous game that proves their true talent lies in being other people, singing other songs.

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Gay marriage cases await early Supreme Court decision

Lawyers for Utah believe they have the perfect case to decide the hotly-contested issue of whether states can ban gay marriage.

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

Superstar Beyoncé is among the stars celebrating today.

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Cowboys sign DE Michael Sam to practice squad

Michael Sam hopes to become the first openly gay athlete to play in a regular season game in the NFL.

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Joan Rivers moved to private room from intensive care

The comedian, who suffered cardiac arrest last week, is being "kept comfortable" in a New York hospital.

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Obama says NATO must help strengthen Ukraine’s military

The President urged NATO to help strengthen Ukraine's military and leave the door open to counter "Russian aggression."

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Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?

Safety advocates worry that drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths as states liberalize marijuana laws.

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‘Sneezy’ the Penn State squirrel

The squirrel's Facebook page has more "likes" than the official Penn State mascot, the Nittany Lion.

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Obama says U.S. will ‘degrade and destroy’ Islamic State

The President vows to fight Islamic State militants and seek justice for two American journalists beheaded by the group.

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Netflix won’t ‘share’ as much

The video-streaming service says it will scale back how much info it shares about its users on Facebook.

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Jeff Bridges channels ‘The Dude’ in new Kahlua ad

"The Big Lebowski" star reprises his role from the 1998 cult comedy, paying tribute to the White Russian.

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Nick Cannon to release children’s poetry book

"Neon Aliens Ate My Homework and Other Poems" will hit store shelves in March.

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Hernandez lawyers trying to get evidence tossed

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Lawyers for the ex-New England Patriot have continued their effort to have cellphone evidence thrown out.

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Roger Waters not involved with new Pink Floyd album

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The former frontman hopes to silence rumors, saying he had nothing to do with the band's upcoming album "The Endless River."

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Eddie Vedder covers John Lennon for charity

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The rocker released a cover of the peace anthem "Imagine" in a bid to raise funds for a charity supporting unity in the Middle East.

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Panthers’ Alexander banned 10 games for doping

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DE Frank Alexander, who missed the first four games of this season due to a previous violation of the policy, won't return until mid-December.

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Giants sink Pirates in NL Wild Card playoff

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A four-hit shutout by Madison Bumgarner and a grand slam by Brandon Crawford carried the Giants to an 8-0 win.