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European soccer clubs opening U.S. academies

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More American kids are harboring dreams of becoming the next David Beckham or Leo Messi.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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Here are the sports headlines making news today, Thursday, Aug. 21.

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Stewart to skip third race since fatal crash

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Tony Stewart will skip this weekend's NASCAR race at the Bristol Motor Speedway.

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NBA’s Ballmer, Paul to join Fred Couples at Boeing Classic

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Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

This will mark the third time in 17 days Ballmer and Couples have been paired together in a public golf setting

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Cowboys still the NFL’s ‘most valuable’

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The Dallas Cowboys are the most valuable team for an eighth consecutive year.

Entertainment

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Billy Crystal to honor Robin Williams at Emmys

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The comedian will pay tribute to his friend and fellow performer, late actor Robin Williams, at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Barely Legal Pawn’

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WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reunited for "Barely Legal Pawn," to promote the upcoming Emmy Awards.

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‘Game of Thrones’ star is ‘strongest man’

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The man who plays Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane is Europe's "Strongest Man."

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Top Ice Bucket Challenge fails

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You've seen the good, now watch the bad and the ugly.

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Benedict Cumberbatch to voice tiger in ‘Jungle Book’

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The "Sherlock" star has signed on for Warner Bros.' adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's beloved adventure tale.

Viral Videos

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This is the greatest Ice Bucket Challenge fail. Period.

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WATCH: A girl attempts the Ice Bucket Challenge immediately after having her wisdom teeth removed. It backfires miserably.

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What Nick Offerman thinks about in the shower

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These genius thoughts prove Nick Offerman is more than just a simple man with a glorious mustache.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Barely Legal Pawn’

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WATCH: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reunited for "Barely Legal Pawn," to promote the upcoming Emmy Awards.

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Robin Williams musical tribute: ‘Seize the Day’

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Robin Williams' best films are remixed and set to music in this awesome Melodysheep tribute.

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Foo Fighters spoof ‘Carrie’ for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters put the most creative spin on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yet! We'll never see "Carrie" the same way again.

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Women shorted on federal loans and contracts

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Less opportunity for state women business owners

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Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

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Medical examiner working to confirm climber's identities

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State rakes in the green from local pot shop

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Local pot shop pays over $80,000 in taxes in first month

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Identity of I-5 bank robber released

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Bail denied for suspected serial bank robber

News

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378 people ‘pay it forward’ at Starbucks

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A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida.

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Brace yourself: ‘Farmer’s Almanac’ calls for cold winter

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The almanac predicts a "super-cold" winter in two-thirds of the country.

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Hospital to discharge American doctor treated for Ebola

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A U.S. doctor who contracted Ebola has recovered after being treated with an experimental drug.

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U.S. military mission failed to rescue journalist Foley

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Earlier this summer the military attempted to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages held in Syria.

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