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  • FILE -- The NFL released the logo for Super Bowl 50 on June 4, 2014. The game will be played at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on February 7, 2016.

    Broncos Defeat Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50

    (CNN) — The Denver Broncos win Super Bowl 50, beating the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-10. The Broncos — led by Peyton Manning who, at 39, is the oldest starting quarterback in Super Bowl history — scored first on a first-quarter field goal and never relinquished the lead in a game that many speculate will be Manning’s last.

  • The mosquito Aedes Aegypti as seen through a microscope. The main culprit in the spread of Zika as well as other viruses.

    5 Things You Need to Know About Zika

    A mosquito-borne virus is prompting worldwide concern because of an alarming connection to a neurological birth disorder and its rapid spread across the globe. World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan called it an “extraordinary event” in declaring a public health emergency. The Zika virus, transmitted by the aggressive Aedes aegypti mosquito, has spread to at least 29 countries. WHO estimates 3 million to 4 million people across the Americas will be infected with the virus in the next year. The […]

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    Maurice White, Leader and Founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, Dies at 74

    (CNN) — Maurice White, the Earth, Wind & Fire leader and singer who co-wrote such hits as “Shining Star,” “Sing a Song” and “September,” has died, according to his brother, EWF bassist Verdine White. He was 74. “My brother, hero and best friend Maurice White passed away peacefully last night in his sleep,” Verdine White said in a Facebook post. “While the world has lost another great musician and legend, our family asks that our privacy is respected as we […]

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    Joe Alaskey, Voice of Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, Dies at 63

    Joe Alaskey, a voice actor who performed such characters as Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, has died, a family member confirmed to CNN. Alaskey, 63, had been battling cancer. Alaskey was one of the actors who handled Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck after the 1989 death of the famed Mel Blanc. Daffy Duck proved to be one of his most prominent roles. He won an Emmy in 2004 for his performance on Cartoon Network’s “Duck Dodgers.” The actor voiced many […]

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    Santorum Ending Presidential Bid

    Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum is ending his presidential bid, two Republican sources told CNN. He is expected to make the announcement Wednesday night and will endorse a candidate. Santorum won the 2012 Iowa caucuses and ended that race with the second-most number of delegates to eventually GOP nominee Mitt Romney. But he was unable to capture any momentum this year, despite extensive barnstorming efforts in Iowa. He is the third Republican presidential candidate to drop out after Monday’s caucuses. […]

  • Weather prognosticating groundhog Punxsutawney Phil makes his annual prediction on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania.

    Early Spring Coming, Punxsutawney Phil Prognosticates

    Spring is coming! America’s most iconic weather forecaster, the Pennsylvania groundhog Punxsutawney Phil, “told” this to the president of the groundhog club after not seeing his shadow at Gobbler’s Knob in the town northeast of Pittsburgh. Legend dictates that if Phil does not see his shadow on Groundhog Day, there will be early springlike weather. Punxsutawney Phil announced his prediction in front of a crowd of thousands. Following three taps on the door to the burrow, Phil, the “Prognosticator of […]

  • Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has won the 2016 Iowa Republican caucuses, according to a CNN projection, a huge victory for him and a bitter defeat for Donald Trump in the country's first presidential contest.

    Iowa Caucuses: Ted Cruz Wins

    (CNN) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has won the Iowa Republican caucuses, according to a CNN projection, a huge victory for him and a bitter defeat for Donald Trump in the country’s first presidential contest. The victory for Cruz is the first time that the conventional laws of politics have applied to Trump, a billionaire businessman who has built his campaign around the perception that he’s a winner who can bring his unique skills to the White House. But Trump’s […]

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    Zika Virus Declared ‘Public Health Emergency of International Concern’ by WHO

    The World Health Organization declared a “public health emergency of international concern” Monday over the Zika virus and the health problems that doctors fear it is causing. The agency said the emergency is warranted because of how fast the mosquito-borne virus is spreading and its suspected link to an alarming spike in babies born with abnormally small heads. Reports of a serious neurological condition that can lead to paralysis have also risen in areas where the virus has been reported. […]

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    Virginia Tech Students Arraigned in Middle-Schooler’s Death

    It’s a story that seems to defy sense: A middle-schooler disappears. A student and accomplished athlete from the big-time college that dominates her town is accused of killing her. Then, another student at the school is accused of helping him dispose of the body. Though little is known, publicly at least, about how or why 13-year-old Nicole Madison Lovell died, the teenage Virginia Tech engineering student accused of killing her and the one accused of helping dispose of the girl’s […]

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    CIA Releases Actual ‘X-Files’, Documents Detail Investigations into Possible Alien Life

    The truth is out there: The CIA has released hundreds of declassified documents detailing investigations into possible alien life. The Central Intelligence Agency posted documents of reported Unidentified Flying Objects that range in date from the late 1940s to the 1950s. While playing off the hype of the TV show reboot “The X-Files,” the CIA broke down the cases into two categories, whether you side with Agent Mulder or Agent Scully. For believers in alien life, and those who want […]

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    Google reveals how much it paid the guy who paid $12 for Google.com

    NEW YORK — Google.com, one of the most valuable domains on the Internet, was mistakenly sold for $12 last fall. Google paid $12,000 to get it back. The buyer was a former Googler, Sanmay Ved, who discovered Google.com on the list of domains available for sale on September 29. He bought it, charging the $12 fee to his Discover card, never really expecting the transaction to go through. “I was hoping I would get an error at sometime saying transaction […]

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    99-Year-Old Woman Wakes Up to Find Exotic Animal Sleeping on Her Chest

    MIAMI, Fla. — An elderly woman in Miami woke up to quite a surprise when she found an exotic animal caressing her face. Late Monday night, the 99-year-old woman was startled when she woke up staring at a kinkajou, which looks like a cross between a raccoon and monkey. The woman, who has not been named in reports, screamed in panic and the animal scurried away into the attic, according to a Cathy Moghari, a family friend who helped rescue […]

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