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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Sept. 18.

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Chrissie Hynde calls today’s singers ‘porn stars’

The rocker says there's a difference between talent and "porn stars trying to make records."

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Nick Cannon’s $2M – yes, $2 million! – shoes

The shoes hold more than 14,000 full-cut diamonds set in white gold with a weight of 340 carats.

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Joan Rivers leaves fortune to her dogs

Oh, and some of it goes to her daughter too!

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ISIS planned beheading of random person in Australia

Hundreds of police raided homes in a sweeping counter-terrorism operation after Australian officials uncovered a plot to behead a member of the public in Australia.

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‘Second chance’ for Ray Rice not out of the question

The star running back is hoping for the same type of second chance that other tarnished NFL stars like Michael Vick have received.

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Another day, another NFL player arrested

Cardinals RB Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on charges of aggravated assault in two alleged incidents of domestic violence.

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House votes to arm Syrian rebels

The U.S. House approved Obama's plan to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels in an effort to defeat Islamic State militants.

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In this Aug. 15, 1989 file photo ,Joan Rivers announces that she is starting a new syndicated talk show, "The Joan Rivers Show," in Los Angeles. Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. She was 81. Rivers was hospitalized Aug. 28, after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

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2014 Notable Deaths

The celebrities we have lost this year.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Star Wars’ minus music

Without John Williams, the Throne Room would be a scene full of people creepily smiling at each other.

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Captain Citrus: OJ crusader, crime fighter

Florida has a muscular new superhero who promotes orange juice while battling evil through the power of the sun.

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NFL, players’ union agree on revised drug policy

The new policy includes HGH testing starting this season.

In this undated photo, Jimi Hendrix performs with a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar. The Stratocaster, used by countless professional and amateur musicians, celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2014.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 18

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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Florida State’s Winston benched half a game

Heisman Trophy-winning QB Jameis Winston will be punished after shouting sexually-obscene comments in the student union.

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‘Frozen’ wedding gown for brides who can’t ‘Let it Go’

Brides everywhere can soon get married in true Disney fairytale style.

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Obama vows not to fight another ground war in Iraq

Support for ISIS increased after U.S. airstrikes began in Iraq and the militant group may take more hostages, senior officials say.

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NFL back on the road with extra game in London

The NFL roadshow rolls into London again next week for the first of three games designed to build its international fan base.

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2 x 4 Attack Lands Man in Prison

28-year-old Earl Cooper will spend five years in prison...

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Taylor Swift leads ‘best dressed’ list

The annual list of celebrity style icons includes Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, Rihanna, and Blake Shelton.

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Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

The teen allegedly crawled into the stall of another middle school male student in a boy's restroom...

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2 x 4 Attack Lands Man in Prison

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28-year-old Earl Cooper will spend five years in prison...

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Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

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The teen allegedly crawled into the stall of another middle school male student in a boy's restroom...

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ILCC Trustees Meet

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College staff will proceed to submit a "Digital and Social Media program" to the Iowa Department of Education for approval...

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Jack Wedel Award Nominations Sought

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Nominations must be submitted by Friday, October 3, 2014 at 12:00 noon...

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Algona Lottery Winner

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An Algona woman wins big in the Iowa Lottery...