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in Lifestyle

Do you tip the hotel maid?

Marriott is placing envelopes in its 160,000 hotel rooms to encourage guests to leave gratuity.

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in Sports

Vikings reinstate Peterson after abuse charge

Minnesota says the star running back will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.

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in Sports

NFL adds 4 women to help shape domestic violence policies

In a memo to the league's 32 teams, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he hired advisors to shape programs for domestic violence and sex assault.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 16

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

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in Entertainment, Weird

Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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in National

GM offers compensation for 19 deaths related to ignition switch

General Motors will pay compensation for 19 deaths, more than the 13 the automaker previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.

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in Music, Entertainment

Gene Simmons launching music reality show

The new show will pit bands against each other with Simmons deciding their fates.

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in National

Apple receives record orders for new iPhone

Apple says it had more than 4 million pre-orders of its new iPhone in 24 hours, exceeding its initial pre-order supply.

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in Local

Letcher Teen Succumbs To Cancer

Tanna Kingsbury, 15, passed away on Sunday.

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in Local

DWU Crowns Homecoming Royalty

This week is Homecoming Week at DWU.

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in Local

City Council To Discuss Indoor Swimming Pool, New City Hall Building

Monday's meeting begins at 7:30 pm at City Hall.

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in Entertainment

Michael Ealy to play civil rights activist

The "Think Like a Man" star has been cast as civil rights activist Dr. Gilbert Mason in an upcoming biopic.

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in Weird

Gun-toting woman threatens boy over clarinet practice

Sheriff's deputies in Colorado arrested a woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor's 11-year-old son during music practice.

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in Entertainment

LAPD detains ‘Django Unchained’ actress

Actress Daniele Watts has accused officers of brutality and racism after being detained while with her boyfriend.

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in National

U.S. to help train people to spot potential violent extremists

The U.S. government launched a program to stop radicalized young people joining extremist groups fighting in Syria and Iraq.

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in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ attraction set for Disney World

The new attraction will offer fans the chance to meet Princess Anna and Queen Elsa.

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in Music

Artist wants credit for Rolling Stones logo

Mick Jagger is believed to have dreamed up the symbol with an art student in the '70s, but an artist claims he is actually behind the design.

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in National

Minimum-wage hike finds hope in the heartland

The push to raise the minimum wage has largely found success in liberal-leaning states, but could make headway in the conservative heartland.

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in Sports

SEC dominates top 15

The SEC has an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15, although none are ranked in the top two.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 15.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Samuel L. Jackson plans Christmas charity single

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The "Pulp Fiction" star is rounding up his celebrity friends to raise money for the cancer charity One For The Boys.

in Sports

49ers Kaepernick fined for racial slur

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The QB faces an $11,000 fine for unsportsmanlike conduct for using a racial slur during a game last week.

in Music, Sports

Country music mourns Rob Bironas

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Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, and Charlie Daniels are among those sending condolences to fellow country singer Rachel Bradshaw after her husband was killed in a car crash.

in Entertainment, Sports

Shaq sings Bon Jovi song at crowded college bar

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WATCH: The basketball legend jumped on stage at an LSU-area bar to belt out a Bon Jovi classic.

in Entertainment

Rihanna, Kardashian among latest victims of photo hackers

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Gabrielle Union, Meagan Good, and Hayden Panettiere are reportedly also among the latest celebrities to have shots posted online.