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'Archie Got Hot' Is A Sentence You'll Hear In New, Noir 'Riverdale'

The CW's new show takes the sunny, optimistic teens of the classic Archie Comics and drops them into a re-imagined hometown full of sex, secrets and murder — and yes, Archie now has great abs.

Government scientists are working on a climate assessment that among other things will help predict "sunny day" floods like this one in Miami Beach, Fla., in 2015. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Huge Federal Climate Enterprise At Stake As Trump Team Moves In

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North Korean Defector: Information Flow Will Help Bring Down Kim Jong Un

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Carnivores Unite Blockhead
Yellow Bird Pretty Lights

Apollo 1 astronauts Ed White (from left), Gus Grissom and Roger Chaffee, 1967. The astronauts died as a result of a fire in the cockpit during a training session on Jan. 27, 1967. Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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50 Years Later, NASA Creates Tribute To 3 Astronauts Who Died In Space Race

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Pleen 1930's Clark & Chris Clark
Souvenir Swimm
Nevergreen Emancipator
Sligo River Blues John Fahey
MUSIC FOR A FOUND HARMONIUM PATRICK STREET

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Despite Economic Troubles, Residents Of Kansas Town Remain Proud

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Floating Leaf Peals
The Greatest - Sia GnuS Cello
Orchids Monster Rally
Rumble Link Wray

Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) and Alex Karev (Justin Chambers) have been through a lot together across 13 seasons. Eric McCandless/ABC hide caption

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'Grey's Anatomy': The Secret Sauce Is Blood ... And Friendship

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Chasing Cars Snow Patrol
Amsterdam Peter Bjorn and John

When the leaders of Rutland, Vt., decided to host Syrian refugees, it made them a target of a national effort to oppose refugee settlement. Nina Keck/VPR hide caption

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A Vermont Town In The Eye Of The Refugee Resettlement Storm

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Fantino Sebastien Tellier

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Art Exhibition Celebrates Drawings By The Founder Of Modern Neuroscience

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Bidual Melodium
For You Lack of Afro

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'Archie Got Hot' Is A Sentence You'll Hear In New, Noir 'Riverdale'

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Take a Ride Onra
Baba O'Riley The Ghost of Paul Revere

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