Original Batmobile Sells for $4.2M

LOS ANGELES — The original Batmobile from the 1960s television series has sold at auction for $4.2 million.

A spokeswoman for the Barrett-Jackson Auction Co. in Scottsdale, Ariz., says the winning bidder has not been disclosed following Saturday’s auction.

The 19-foot-long black, bubble-topped car was…

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Hall of Famer Stan Musial Dies at 92

Stan the Man.

Stanley Frank Musial, the St. Louis Cardinals star who was one of the greatest players in the history of baseball, died Saturday. He was 92.

“I never heard anybody say a bad word about him – ever,” Willie Mays said in a statement released by the Hall of…

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NHL Hockey is Back

Fans across North America will be able to watch the NHL all day Saturday as the 2012-13 season gets under way.

It starts with NHL Tonight’s #HOCKEYISBACK preview show, which airs from 2-3 p.m. ET on NHL Network in the United States and Canada and will…

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Inauguration Weekend Begins with National Day of Service

President Obama and Vice President Biden plunged into volunteer projects in Washington Saturday, part of a National Day of Service to start inauguration weekend and commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Obama arrived shortly after 11:30 a.m. at Burrville Elementary School in Northeast Washington to participate in a…

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Algerian Hostage Crisis Ends, 19 Hostages Dead

AIN AMENAS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian special forces stormed a natural gas complex in the middle of the Sahara desert on Saturday in a “final assault” that ended a four-day-old hostage crisis, according to the state news agency and two foreign governments. At least 19 hostages and 29 Islamist…

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