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Delta Machine Launches from Detroit

Depeche Mode one of Modern/New Wave's biggest bands since 1980, kicks off a world tour for their new album Delta Machine right here in Michigan. Delta Machine is the bands 13th studio album and it sounds great, and even better live. Young and old fans came out Thursday night to witness a very entertaining show, which was opened by the band Bat For Lashes who also had an amazing sound. Check out the new album and check out some picks from Thursdays show.

Melissa McCarthy, March 2012

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Celebrities who are surprisingly related

Family trees are often full of surprises, but nowhere more than with celebrities. Join us for a surprising look at which stars have other stars for cousins, uncles, aunts and beyond.

Sofia Vergara

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Stars shine on red carpet at Emmys

Television's biggest stars stop for portraits on the red carpet before the 2014 Primetime Emmys.

Can you pass a Common Core 5th grade math test?

Test your knowledge and see if you can pass a Common Core fifth-grade math test.

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America's 15 favorite dogs

It's National Dog Day! Find out if your pooch is among America's favorite dog breeds.

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Missing people found years later

Five years ago today, Jaycee Dugard was found alive nearly 20 years after being kidnapped at age 11. She's a rare example of missing people found alive years later.

Charles Lindbergh, Spirit of St. Louis

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On this day: August 26

Major-league baseball makes its television debut, The Beatles release "Hey Jude," women stage a nationwide strike for equality, and aviation hero Charles Lindbergh dies, all on this day.

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Most memorable MTV VMAs moments

Since the very first MTV Video Music Awards 30 years ago in 1984, the show has always provided memorable moments. And this year's edition was no different.

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Michael Brown laid to rest

Thousands attend the funeral for Michael Brown, the teenager shot and killed by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer.

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Things that cost as much as raising a kid

According to the Agriculture Department, a middle-income family with a child born in 2013 can expect to spend about $245,340 for food, shelter and other expenses up to age 18. Take a look at what other things you could get for the same amount of money.

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Good food that costs less than $1

Today is National Banana Lovers Day! Lucky for you, bananas are super healthy. But did you know they're also one of several foods that cost less than $1?

World War II liberation of Paris

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On this day: August 25

Galileo demonstrates his telescope, the National Park Service is formed, Amelia Earhart flies cross-country nonstop, and the Allies liberate Paris, all on this day.

Pete Wentz

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Unusual celebrity baby names

What do the words River Rose and North West have in common? They're both unusual names given to the children of famous celebrities -- and they're not alone.

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Celebrity mug shots

Take a tour of our gallery of celebrity mug shots, featuring familiar faces dating back to 1938.

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Where are 'Cheers' stars today?

Are you ready to go back to a place where everybody knows your name? Then start by cheering for this "Cheers" slideshow.

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Despite a rare disorder she's giving back

Tonight at 11 p.m. - This little girl's spirit is so generous, you'd never imagine she's fighting a battle of her own.

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