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‘SNL’ recalls 40 years of laughter, smiles

    ‘SNL’ recalls 40 years of laughter, smiles

“Saturday Night Live” celebrated its 40th season on Sunday with a three-hour gala of stars, laughs and memories.

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Students receive ‘50 shades’ puzzle

    Students receive ‘50 shades’ puzzle

Associated Press MONESSEN, Pa. — Parents in a Pennsylvania school district are turning 50 shades of red over word search puzzles given to middle school students based on an erotic

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‘The Daily Show’ host announces departure at year’s end

    ‘The Daily Show’ host announces departure at year’s end

Jon Stewart, who turned his biting and free-wheeling humor into an unlikely source of news and analysis for viewers of “The Daily Show,” will leave as host this year, Comedy Central said Tuesday.

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Robin Williams’ children, wife disagree over fate of late actor’s estate

    Robin Williams’ children, wife disagree over fate of late actor’s estate

In a story Feb. 2 about late actor Robin Williams’ estate, The Associated Press misidentified Allan Mayer. Mayer is a spokesman for the children, not a lawyer.

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Galactic threads immortalized in “Star Wars” costume exhibit

    Galactic threads immortalized in “Star Wars” costume exhibit

The creators of a new traveling exhibit on the costumes of Star Wars are hoping to gather geeks, fashionistas and movie fans together to discuss how clothing helps set the scene.

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“A Most Violent Year” will entrance moviegoers

    “A Most Violent Year” will entrance moviegoers

During the first two months of the year, it is rare to see a great movie in theaters. After making its rounds in December’s limited release circuit, J.C. Chandor’s “A Most Violent Year” has finally hit Waco theaters, offering fresh air to moviegoers. It may have missed out on the Oscars, but that doesn’t indicate the film’s value.

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Suspect charged in executive’s murder

A convicted drug dealer was charged Thursday with the murder of a 20th Century Fox executive, who mysteriously disappeared more than two years ago and whose remains were found in a northern Los Angeles County desert area in October.

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Fame might well be fleeting, but Maddie Ziegler is keeping pace.

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Tween dancer shoots to stardom with Sia, ‘Dance Moms’

It has been quite the year for Maddie, who has a global following from her appearances on Lifetime’s “Dance Moms.” She dwells in that fuzzy realm of reality television, which often crosses from “actually real” to “not-at-all-real,” but there’s little doubt her star is ascending.

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‘American Sniper’ reminds us to thank our soldiers

    ‘American Sniper’ reminds us to thank our soldiers

The colors red, white and blue mean a lot to me, especially when someone in camouflage salutes before them. The patriotism seen in each person who sings along to the

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