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Eyewitness to 9/11 Destruction Will Speak at Memorial Event

Andy Isolano was getting ready to go home after putting in a full day's work as a firefighter in New York City when the first plane crashed into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. "That day changed the face of how we live." — Andy Isolano, former New...
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Soul Icon Aretha Franklin Is Seriously Ill

NEW YORK — Fans and friends, including Mariah Carey and Missy Elliott, offered prayers and well wishes to Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, who is seriously ill. A person close to Franklin, who spoke on the con...
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$3.9B Buyout of Tribune by Sinclair Ends in Acrimony

NEW YORK — The $3.9 billion buyout of Tribune Media by Sinclair collapsed Thursday, ending a bid to create a massive media juggernaut that could have rivaled the reach of Fox News. Tribune Media Co. said Thursday that it is suing Sinclair for breach of cont...
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Unpublished Parts of Malcolm X’s Autobiography Auctioned Off

NEW YORK — For decades, scholars have wanted to get a closer look at unpublished sections of a towering 20th century book, "The Autobiography of Malcolm X," including cut chapters that may have contained some of the most explosive thoughts of the African-Ameri...
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Rep: Pop Star Demi Lovato Awake & Recovering With Family

NEW YORK — A representative for Demi Lovato says she is awake and recovering with her family after the pop singer was reportedly hospitalized Tuesday for an overdose. "Demi is awake and with her family who want to express thanks to everyone for the love, pr...