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'Unbroken' faith: The religious journey of Olympian, war hero Louis Zamperini

The unforgettable story of Olympian and American war hero Louis Zamperini will be told on the big screen.

Amazon-Hachette feud headlines book news in 2014

Like a serial for the digital age, the book world's most dramatic story of 2014 unfolded in installments, often in real time. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Country singer Craig Wayne Boyd crowned 'The Voice' champion

Craig Wayne Boyd, the country rocker from Blake Shelton's team, was named the winner of "The Voice" Tuesday. Boyd is the third country singer to win the NBC sing-off. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's Simpsons

Bart and Lisa Simpson have been in elementary school for 25 years. But that hasn't stopped them from showing up on college campuses. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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NYC premiere of Rogen film 'The Interview' canceled as threats fly

The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains and movie goers alike. And the financial toll is adding up too. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Sweet 'Night at the Museum' bids farewell to Robin Williams

ed: There are at least two acutely sad moments involving Robin Williams' Teddy Roosevelt in the latest "Night at the Museum." The movie, subtitled "Secret of the Tomb," is imbued with the... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Sony hackers reference 9/11 in new threats against movie theaters

Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" that referenced the terrorist attacks of September 11,... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Conan O'Brien takes you out in new primetime TBS special

A new prime-time special on TBS takes Conan O'Brien out of the studio, into wacky and at times uncomfortable situations — and that's just how he likes it. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Robin Williams tops 2014 list of Google searches

Robin Williams' suicide seared into the world's collective mindset more than anything else this year, based on what people were searching for on Google. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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The 10 fastest-rising search requests on Google

has released its annual list of the year's fastest-rising search requests. Although Google's list usually comes last each year among other search engines and sites, its rankings typically provide... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Green Day, Reed, Starr into rock hall

The punk trio Green Day, poet of the New York underground Lou Reed and "Lean on Me" singer Bill Withers will lead a new class of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Stiff upper lip: 007 carries on after script leak

Filming is underway on James Bond thriller "SPECTRE," despite the leak of a draft script in a huge hack of material from Sony Pictures. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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David Letterman pulls curtain on holiday tradition

With the curtain soon to fall on David Letterman's late-night television career, the end comes Friday for an odd and emotional holiday tradition that involves comic Jay Thomas, the Lone Ranger, a... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Black Captain America leading comic book diversity

For decades, comic books have been in color, but now they are more and more reflecting the true hues of American society. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Over and out: TV flops, exits and endings in 2014

Along with its triumphs, the world of TV had its share of setbacks in 2014. Here's a sample: Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Atari's 'E.T.' game unearthed from garbage heap joins Smithsonian collection

One of the "E.T." Atari game cartridges unearthed this year from a heap of garbage buried deep in the New Mexico desert has been added to the video game history collection at the Smithsonian. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Sony threatens to sue for publishing stolen emails

A lawyer representing Sony Pictures Entertainment is warning news organizations not to publish details of company files leaked by hackers in one of the largest digital breaches ever against an... Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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2014 gave viewers great shows on-air and online

From the extraordinary Maggie Gyllenhaal-starring miniseries "The Honorable Woman" on SundanceTV to Syfy's goofy "Sharknado 2: The Second One," TV delivered in 2014 — streaming, on cable and... Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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'Dragon Age' tops AP critics' best games of 2014

10 video games of 2014, according to Lou Kesten: Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Obamas get into holiday spirit at benefit concert

The Obamas celebrated the holiday season Sunday with "The Rock" and singers Rita Ora and Darius Rucker. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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'Exodus: Gods and Kings' conquers the box office

After three weeks of box office dominance, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1" ceded its reign to "Exodus: Gods and Kings." The biblical epic easily ruled the weekend with a $24.5 million... Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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Bond producers say screenplay stolen in Sony hack

The producers of James Bond films have acknowledged that an early version of the screenplay for the new movie "SPECTRE" was among the material stolen in the massive cyberattack on Sony Pictures... Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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Holiday tales — 5 recent books suited for the Christmas season

From contemporary stories of a unique proposal and a coded message, to historical tales, these recently released books share how the spirit of the season can find its way into what may first appear... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Book review: 'Silver Bells Collection' latest in the Timeless Romance Anthology series

The newest edition in the Timeless Romance Anthology series brings a new group of characters face to face with love — all surrounded by Christmas. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Sam Smith, Taylor Swift own the night at Jingle Ball

If you wanted to make a time capsule of what happened in pop music this year, Friday night's Jingle Ball — the annual extravaganza held in Madison Square Garden put on by pop station Z100... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Concert review: Mormon Tabernacle Choir, 'Sesame Street' deliver engaging, fun Christmas performance

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas concert featuring the "Sesame Street" Muppets and Santino Fontana delivered the meaning of Christmas in an engaging, fun way for adults and children to enjoy. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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