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Extreme invasion: ECW takes over Raw in 1997

In 1997, ECW shockingly invaded WWE, competing in sanctioned matches on Raw and engaging in a bitter rivalry with Jerry "The King" Lawler. WWE Classics spoke with Tommy Dreamer and "The King" to get the hardcore truth on this unprecedented turn of events.

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The truth behind six Andre the Giant legends

Could Andre the Giant really lift cars with his bare hands? Did he once drink 156 beers in one sitting? Twenty years since the passing of The Eighth Wonder of the World, WWE Classics attempts to separate the facts from the fiction in the extraordinary life of sports-entertainment's greatest attraction.

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"Shooting Straight" panels take WWE fans behind the curtain during Royal Rumble weekend

At the Royal Rumble, WWE's new "Shooting Straight" panels took the WWE Universe behind the scenes like never before with three unique Q-and-A sessions on The Montreal Screwjob, D-Generation X and WCW.

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Royal Rumble fan events are coming to Phoenix

Royal Rumble fan events are coming to Phoenix, including WWE's first "Shooting Straight" panels, the ultimate question-and-answer sessions for any WWE fan.

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Great invasions in sports-entertainment history

Lock your windows and close your doors: The era of The Shield is officially upon us. So while the three NXT invaders Rollins, Reigns and Ambrose run rampant throughout WWE, WWE.com takes a look back at some of sports-entertainment's most memorable invasions of years past.

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WWE joins E! for a special edition of "The Soup"

Superstars and Divas star in “The Soup Salutes WWE: Piledriving Clips in Your Face," a special WWE-themed episode of E!'s "The Soup."

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Raw results: Lawler returns, Miz joins Team Foley, and Ryback and Cena stake their claim to the WWE Title

It was a night of joy for Jerry Lawler, who returned to Raw after a nine-week absence and a night of triumph for Miz, who joined Team Foley in his home state of Ohio. For WWE Champion CM Punk, however, Raw was a night of trepidation. What went down in Columbus, Ohio to leave The Second City Saint filled with dread?

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Raw Five-Point Preview: Nov. 12, 2012

Now that Ryback has feasted on CM Punk, is John Cena the next course on the beast's menu as their Survivor Series Triple Threat Match approaches? Also, what will Vickie Guerrero have in store for the "AJ scandal," and what will happen when Jerry "The King" Lawler returns to commentary? WWE.com has five things to watch out for on this week's Raw.

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Lights, camera, action: Celebrity-Superstar showdowns in WWE

Celebrities may have a reputation for being soft, but these guest stars threw down with gusto against some of WWE's top Superstars. It was lights, camera, action, emphasis on the action, in these celebrity-Superstar battles. Who came out worse for wear and who got their Hollywood ending?

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Jerry 'The King' Lawler released from medical facility and home in Memphis

Jerry "The King" Lawler was released from a Montreal medical facility and is home in Memphis. We continue to wish Jerry all the best, and we look forward to him returning to WWE in the future.

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