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  • November 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this 1939 file photo originally released by Warner Bros., from left, Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy, and Jack Haley as the Tin Woodman, are shown in a scene from “The Wizard of...

  • Bill Cosby controversy: A decade in the making

    November 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This 2000 file photo shows Tamara Green, who told the Philadelphia Daily News that, 30 years ago, comedian Bill Cosby gave her two pills at a restaurant after she felt ill. Green appeared on NBC’s “Today” show on Feb. 10, 2005,...

  • Mexicans turning to humor in mansion scandal

    November 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this YouTube video posted on Nov. 18, 2014 on the personal Website of Mexico’s first lady, Angelica Rivera, the wife of Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto tries to clarify a scandal over her purchase of a mansion from a government...

  • Handler apologizes again, calls his remark racist

    November 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 10, 2006 file photo, Daniel Handler a.k.a. Lemony Snicket attends the Second Annual Quill Awards at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File) NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Handler apologized...

  • Britain still grappling with celebrity sex abuse

    November 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Monday, June 30, 2014 file photo, veteran entertainer Rolf Harris leaves the Southwark Crown Court in London. A growing scandal of decades-old sexual assault allegations against television icon Bill Cosby has shocked many in the United...

  • Review: ‘A Delicate Balance’ still a bracing brew

    November 22, 2014 • EntertainmentComments Off

    This image released by Lincoln Center Theater shows Glenn Close and Lindsay Duncan during a performance of “A Delicate Balance,” in New York. (AP Photo/Lincoln Center Theater, Brigitte Lacombe) NEW YORK (AP) — Whoever has to restock and refill...

  • Report: Grouse needs 3-mile buffer from drilling

    November 22, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    This July, 26, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a Greater Sage Grouse at the Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge in Wyoming. A government study recommends keeping oil and gas drilling, wind farms and solar projects more than 3...

  • WWII mementos found in suitcase at thrift store

    November 22, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Afton Andrews, left, goes through documents with Brenda Monson regarding to her late brother-in-law’s WWII suitcase in her home Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in West Valley City, Utah. Monson, a teacher from West Lake Junior High, found the suitcase at a...

  • Judge rules Illinois pension law unconstitutional

    November 22, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011 photo, Police officers, teachers, caregivers and other rank-and-file public servants join Illinois AFL-CIO members to protest the state’s pension situation and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s opposition to arbitrators ruling...

  • Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

    November 22, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    The Wall Street subway stop on Broadway, in New York’s Financial District, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. U.S. financial markets surged in early trading Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 as investors cheered a surprise interest rate cut in China and a hint of further...