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Now and then: '60s and '70s rockers

With Ringo Starr celebrating his 75th birthday Tuesday, see how he and other rockers from the 1960s and 1970s have aged over the years.

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On this day: July 7

Sliced bread goes on sale for the first time, Elvis Presley makes his radio debut, Led Zeppelin plays their last concert, Oliver North testifies at the Iran-Contra hearings, and Michael Jackson is remembered by family and friends, all on this day.

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Amazing photos from Las Vegas thunderstorm

Vacationers spend hundreds of dollars to see a light show in Las Vegas, but nature provided one for free on Monday.

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Latest in Cosby sex scandal

Court documents from 2005 were obtained by The Associated Press indicate Bill Cosby said he bought Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to a woman he wanted to have sex with. Here is a timeline of accusations made against the comedian.

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Where are 'Blossom' stars today?

With this past weekend marking 25 years since the July 5, 1990, series premiere of "Blossom," what better time to check in to see what the stars of the hit sitcom are up to today?

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Shocking places people use their phones

Some people just can’t put down their phones, no matter what's going on around them. Take a look at the places people most often dial up.

Adoptable dogs for July 3-9

Check out these adorable pups at the Houston Humane Society that need homes.

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On this day: July 6

America names it currency, a political party holds its first convention, and a first lady, media mogul, rocker, screen scream queen and religious leader are all born, all on this day.

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Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

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20-bike pileup at Tour de France

Twenty riders were involved in a huge crash during the 2015 Tour de France in Belgium on July 6. Click through for images of the carnage.

PHOTOS: Four arrested, two sought

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has arrested four people and is seeking two other people in connection with a string of vehicle burglaries.

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15 tips to stay safe, cool in heat

The heat is on across the country. Learn how to stay cool -- and safe -- when the mercury rises.

Adoptable cats for July 3-9

There are lots of sweet cats that need homes. Check these out to see if you can find a new furry friend.

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Crisis in Greece: What to know

On July 5, Greece voted by a big margin against Europe's latest bailout offer. The cash-strapped country will now ask its international lenders for help with less punishing conditions, but its not clear whether Europe will go along with that. Take a look at the latest developments in the Greece…

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On this day: July 5

History's greatest showman is born, a war begins, and two of man's greatest inventions are unveiled, all on this day.

PHOTOS: Crime Stoppers tip leads to four drug arrests in Galveston

A Crime Stoppers tip led Galveston police to arrest four people on narcotics-related charges.

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United States of celebrities

Each and every state can lay claim to its own famous native sons and daughters, some more than others (we're looking at you California). Here's one famous face born in each U.S. state.

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Oh, Canada! 40 gorgeous Canadian actresses

With Canada Day on July 1, turn your attention to the 40 hottest actresses from our neighbor to the north.

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Female stars who chopped off their hair

Whether they chopped off their locks for a role or just for a fresh look, short hair is in for many of Hollywood's most famous women.

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On this day: January 10

Caesar crosses the Rubicon, the London Underground opens, RCA introduces the 45 rpm single, The Beatles' first U.S. record is released, and Wendy's asks "Where's the Beef?," all on this day.

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Shortest celebrity marriages

Sometimes not even celebrities can get a Hollywood ending when it comes to romance. Check out some of the shortest celebrity marriages that didn't even make it a year.

PHOTOS: 2-alarm fire damages home in northwest Harris County

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On this day: July 4

The United States declares its independence, an "Iron Horse" retires, the Beach Boys hit No. 1 for the first time, and we lose three presidents, all on this day.

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Best places to live in 2015

Good schools? Affordability? Lots to do? The places on the list have it all.

PHOTOS: 26 Arrests in Child Sex Sting

During April and May 2015, 26 adults were arrested for the alleged sexual exploitation of children, according to the the Montgomery County Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

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Photos from 2015 Women's World Cup

Photos from the Women's World Cup tournament in Canada

Celebrity weddings of 2015

Here comes the (celebrity) bride! Take a look at the notable celebrity weddings of 2015.

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World's best beaches of 2015

It's freezing in many parts of the U.S., so why not take a look at the world's best beaches, as rated by TripAdvisor users.

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Songs written about famous people

Songwriters find inspiration in many places, but often times the best muses turn out to be the people in their lives. Here are just some songs famously inspired by other people.

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Looking back: U.S.-Cuba relations

The United States and Cuba are officially restoring diplomatic relations and opening embassies in each other's countries. Get up to speed on the last five decades of American foreign policy toward Cuba.

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