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Not so small: World’s population expected to soar

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Higher-than-expected birth rates and longer life spans are expected to cause the world's population will soar through the end of the 21st century.

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CDC urges healthy adults to get flu shot

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The flu vaccine is recommended for nearly everyone age 6 months or older.

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American waistlines still expanding

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The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.

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Urban Outfitters apologizes for Kent State sweatshirt

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The shirt sparked outrage for its blood-red dye and holes, in a look reminiscent of the infamous 1970 campus shootings.

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Do you tip the hotel maid?

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

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Vince Gill named best golfer in music

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Gill beat out other country stars Kip Moore and Jake Owen to be named the best on the golf course.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Friday, Sept. 19.

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Bryan Cranston’s one-man MLB show

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Looking for a new challenge, the "Breaking Bad" star single handedly recreates the entire MLB postseason.

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Hester sets return record as Falcons thrash Bucs

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The Atlanta Falcons blasted the Buccaneers 56-14 on Thursday with Devin Hester setting a record for touchdown returns.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘The Voice’ vs. Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon is back with another lip sync battle, but this time he faces off against two of music's biggest names.

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John Legend meets Lee Ann Womack on ‘Crossroads’

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The R&B hitmaker teams up with a country music legend for the latest edition of musical mashup show "Crossroads."

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U2 teams up with Apple again – this time to stop piracy

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Bono says the group is working with the tech giant to develop a new file format that cannot be copied.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘The Voice’ vs. Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon is back with another lip sync battle, but this time he faces off against two of music's biggest names.

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Arrrr, mateys! It’s ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’

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Today marks the annual "holiday" devoted to all things seaworthy.

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Fey, Bateman improv in ‘This is Where I Leave You’

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Tina Fey and Jason Bateman co-star as siblings in the drama-infused comedy "This Is Where I Leave You," which opens today.

What's Happening

Race for the Cure

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Join us on Saturday, October 4 at the State of Iowa Capitol Grounds for the 2014 Race for the Cure.

Metro Arts Rock and Run

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You can run like a rock star and help support arts education, with live music every half mile of this 5k run!

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Each week it’s a new Furry Friend waiting to be adopted at the Animal Rescue League of Iowa. This week…

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