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Comedian Mike Myers grew up an avid Toronto Maple Leafs fan, mostly playing street hockey on tennis courts in the suburb of Scarborough. The reason for his first visit to Chicago, where he would later perform with The Second City comedy troupe? To take in a Chicago Blackhawks game before the team's stadium was torn down. Courtesy of Mike Myers and Doubleday Canada hide caption

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'Feel The Civility': Comedian Mike Myers On Canada — And 'Canada'

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News Brief: Status Of Special Counsel, Qatar Under Economic Blockade

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Morning News Brief: Russia Protests, GOP Health Care Bill

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"I was very scared to enter this business knowing what I want to give of myself," ALA.NI says. "It's extremely lonely." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Don't Call It Nostalgia: ALA.NI's Done This For Years

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Former FBI Director Comey Testifies On Capitol Hill

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An Illustrated Guide To Master The Elements Of Cooking — Without Recipes

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Obama, Merkel To Discuss Civic Engagement At Brandenburg Gate

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In Telling Lola's Story, A Journalist Reveals A Family Secret

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News Brief: North Korea Missile Test, Malware Spreads, Search For FBI Director

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Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price says "We're losing as a nation," when it comes to opioid abuse. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Communities Key To Fighting Opioid Crisis, HHS Secretary Says

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In 'Music Of The Ghosts,' A Khmer Rouge Survivor Faces 'The Reality Of Cambodia'

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"What the American Founding Fathers understood was that institutions were built for human imperfection, not human perfection," Condoleezza Rice says. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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Condoleezza Rice Reflects On The State Of Democracy

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Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke says the tax cuts proposed by President Trump could boost the budget deficit. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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In His Post-Fed Life, Bernanke Talks Taxes, Trump And Partisan Perceptions

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Gabourey Sidibe's Message To The World: 'Mind Your Own Body'

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"It's a responsibility being Mary J. Blige," the singer says. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'I'm Not Going To Be Broken': Mary J. Blige On 'Strength Of A Woman'

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