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International Bacon Day

It may technically be a Saturday, but it sure feels like Fry-day to us: August 30 is International Bacon Day. The tasty celebration falls on the the Saturday before Labor Day each year.

Report: ISIS selling Yazidi women in Syria

The nightmare of ISIS persecution continues for hundreds of Yazidi girls and women who were abducted by the Sunni Muslim extremist group and are being sold to its fighters in Syria, according to a human rights group.

Woman reaches goal of singing national anthem in all 50 states

It's tradition for Titans games to start with the national anthem, and when Thursday night's singer stepped onto the field, she was fulfilling a dream.

'Star Wars VII' filming again after Harrison Ford injury

It appears the force may be back with Harrison Ford.

What's new on Netflix and Amazon for September

Netflix, Amazon and Hulu are adding titles to their streaming options in September.

Officials identify pilot killed in F-15 plane crash

The 104th Fighter Wing identified in a news release Friday the pilot of the F-15C Eagle fighter jet who was killed in a crash in Deerfield, VA, after departing from Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield on Wednesday.

23-year-old murder case solved with help of LEGO bricks

Jerry Johnson remembers heading home from Cedar City more than 23 years ago on Feb. 1, 1991, when he heard his mother's address announced on the radio.

Former Presidents Clinton and Bush to launch new initiative

Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush are going to join forces for a new initiative aimed at helping to give leaders better skills to solve problems.

Miley Cyrus' VMA date turns himself in to Oregon authorities

A homeless man who attended the MTV Video Music Awards with Miley Cyrus has turned himself in to police, authorities said.

Google reveals secret drone delivery tests

Amazon is trying it. UPS has considered it. Ice fishermen in Minnesota used it to get beer. Yelp created one just for burritos.