Director of Penn State Blue Band retiring in 2015

The director of Penn State's renowned Blue Band is retiring. Read more

Police: Injured Comic-Con cosplayer fell at hotel

Police say a costumed teenager who was found bloody and unconscious during Comic-Con was likely the victim of a fall, and the injuries weren't caused by an assault. Read more

Obama: Everyone can learn from Special Olympics

President Barack Obama says the Special Olympics and its athletes represent values like pride, dignity and teamwork that offer lessons for all people. Read more

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Faxon, Fay to work for Fox Sports

Brad Faxon and David Fay are returning to the broadcast booth for Fox Sports. Read more

Former Razorback Thurman joins UA broadcast team

Former Arkansas Razorback Scotty Thurman is joining the Razorback Sports Network as a color analyst for Arkansas men's basketball games this season. Read more

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Russell Simmons, LL Cool J visit youth at NYC jail

A group of young people at a New York City jail complex got some words of encouragement on Thursday from hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and actor LL Cool J. Read more

Audiences ready to marvel at 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

"Guardians of the Galaxy" could give the summer box office a cosmic boost this weekend. Read more

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Elvis' guitar donor says he is rightful owner

A man who donated to a South Dakota museum a slightly damaged acoustic guitar played by Elvis Presley that is at the center of a custody battle insisted Thursday he had the right to give it away because he owned it. Read more

For 'The Killing,' closure is less than thrilling

Form trumps function in the final six episodes of the critically divisive "The Killing," which lands on Netflix on Friday. Read more

Correction: Obit-Robert Drew story

In a story July 30 about the death of filmmaker Robert Drew, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Drew was shot down in Germany during World War II. He was shot down in Italy. Read more

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