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A man rides a horse through a bonfire as part of a ritual in honor of Saint Anthony the Abbot,…

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Prisoners are not-so-pretty in pink

The new uniforms at one jail are quite the fashion statement.

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Regina Hall almost became a nun

The "Think Like a Man" star missed out on becoming a nun because some of her "numbers" were too high.

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Gibson gives away guitars with ‘golden tickets’

The Great Gibson Grab will raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.

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‘Buzz Books’ give readers free look at upcoming e-books

A pair of free e-books will offer excerpts from upcoming releases by Dennis Lehane, Ann Packer and more than 60 other writers.

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Whiskey, bourbon bringing cheer to the spirits market

We're drinking more wine, bourbon, and whiskey than ever before.

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Golden State’s Curry tops LeBron in All-Star voting

Stephen Curry rode a late surge to become the top overall vote-getter for the NBA All-Star game.

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Oil rises after death of Saudi king, but effect seen muted

Oil prices have plummeted nearly 60 percent since June as global supplies have soared.

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House GOP divisions emerge under pressure to govern

The most conservative lawmakers in the House Republican majority have gotten their way a lot in recent years but that may be starting to change.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Jan. 23.

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Hinder replaces frontman – again

The band has recruited producer Marshal Dutton as their new frontman, just months after hiring singer Nolan Neal.

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Jimmy Fallon and Bill Gates drink ‘poop water’

Bill Gates challenges Jimmy to taste test water from the Omniprocessor, which turns sewage into clean drinking water.

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Jake Gyllenhaal not interested in ‘Suicide Squad’

The "Nightcrawler" star got the offer to play the role of Rick Flagg but he has reportedly turned it down.

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‘Death by chocolate’ a real-life problem for New Hampshire bears

Wildlife officials hope to curb the use of chocolate as bait by hunters seeking to entire their prey with a sweet treat.

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Patriots’ ball scandal could take shine off Super Bowl

A growing storm over the New England Patriots' alleged use of illegal balls threatens to overshadow what could be a classic matchup with the Seattle Seahawks.

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Netanyahu basks in Congress invitation, may shake U.S. ties

Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to address Congress offers him publicity, but may also have shaken the balance of U.S.-Israel ties.

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New Saudi King seeks to reassure on succession policy

King Abdullah, a longtime U.S. ally, died early on Friday after a short illness.

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Marino says Seahawks have edge in tough Super Bowl

Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino gives the defending champions an edge in the Super Bowl.

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A ‘bad lip reading’ of the year in football

A look back on what NFL players (maybe) said this year.

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Griffin’s first kiss

Little Griffin gets his first kiss, and his brain goes "kablooey!"

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Chocolate maker trolls Patriots with ‘deflated football’ candy

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The chocolate football with a big dent in its side is good enough to (ch)eat!

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the biggest sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Jan. 28.

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Tom DeLonge confirms he has quit Blink-182

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The rocker has confirmed he's no longer with the band less than 24 hours after insisting he hadn't quit.

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No limits at Super Bowl Media Day, the ultimate freak show

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If the Super Bowl is one of the greatest sporting events then Media Day is the ultimate football freak show.

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PHOTOS: Seattle Seahawks have ‘super’ fans

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The team's famous "12th man" will carry the flag back to the Super Bowl in truly unique style.