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Miley Cyrus passes a lit marijuana joint to a photographer in the press room at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles in this Aug. 30, 2015, file photo. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

MTV Video Music Awards criticized for glorifying marijuana

- Associated Press

An organization that ran anti-cigarette smoking ads during the Video Music Awards has complained to MTV’s parent company about the program’s multiple references to marijuana and said it sent the wrong message to young viewers.

LGBT movies coming on strong

- Associated Press

Ellen Page was first approached about the true-life gay rights drama “Freeheld” when she was 21, just coming off her breakthrough in “Juno.” It was seven years before the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage is a right, and six before Page, herself, came out.

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Migrants arrive  at the Hungarian-Austrian border in Nickelsdorf,  Austria, Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, where they came from Budapest as Austria in the early-morning hours said it and Germany would let them in. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

Hungary bus fleet delivers 4,000 migrants to Austria welcome

- Associated Press

Thousands of exhausted, elated migrants reached their dream destinations of Germany and Austria on Saturday, completing epic journeys by boat, bus, train and foot to escape war and poverty.

Fire forces Second City to move or cancel shows

Associated Press

Second City CEO Andrew Alexander says the Chicago improv comedy troupe is canceling all performances scheduled through September 20th due to a fire that destroyed its offices.

FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2015 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks in Ankeny, Iowa. Clinton said Sept. 4, her use of a private email system at the State Department wasn't the "best choice" and acknowledged she didn't "stop and think" about her email set-up when she became President Barack Obama's secretary of state in 2009.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Clinton says she didn't 'stop and think' about email setup

- Associated Press

Hillary Rodham Clinton says her use of a private email system at the State Department wasn't the "best choice" and acknowledged she didn't "stop and think" about her email set-up when she became President Barack Obama's secretary of state in 2009.

Doctors look for new ways to cope with health care changes

- Associated Press

Dr. Sharon Jellinek opened her Buckingham pediatric practice in 2004. Her goal: To preserve quality, personal medical care. The kind, she said, she "witnessed years ago."

photo taken, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, Jaime Maceno of Plum Borough, Pa., sits inside the Ocean Room, one of three birthing rooms at The Midwife Center for Birth & Women's Health in Pittsburgh. After delivering her 8-year-old daughter Isabella at a hospital, Maceno decided she wanted a different experience and delivered her 2-year-old son Cooper at the center. (Rebecca Droke/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP) PITTSBURGH OUT; GREENSBURG OUT; TARENTUM OUT; MONESSEN OUT; NO ARCHIVES; NO SALES; NO TV; NO INTERNET; NO MAGS

Midwife delivery growing in popularity

- Associated Press

Numb from medication, Jaime Maceno felt nothing when she delivered her first child, Isabella, in a hospital room about eight years ago. She remembers "a million monitors" that confined her to a bed. Workers offered an epidural almost as soon as she showed up at the hospital.

Lakeland couple adopts 3 teens after father's tragic death

- Associated Press

When Larry Roberts' wife gave birth to their first son seven years ago, Roberts assumed he would have decades to provide fatherly love and wisdom to the boy - and to his brother, who arrived four years later.

EXCHANGE: Effingham man saw many changes in agriculture

- Associated Press

Growing up on a farm in the Lake Sara area and working at the Effingham Equity in Altamont for the past 24 years, George Soltwedel knows the farming business is about working with Mother Nature.

EXCHANGE: Leukemia survivor to help other kids with cancer

- Associated Press

Ginny Kreckman, then 3½, was receiving chemotherapy intravenously at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., when an announcement was made that the St. Jude Runners were about to take off for Peoria.