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Egyptian comedian sentenced for offending Islam

February 2nd, 2012 2:25 pm by AYA BATRAWY Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- One of the Arab world's best known Egyptian comedians has been sentenced to three months in jail for offending Islam, a judge said Thursday, in the latest such case against a high-profile figure, underlining concerns about freedom of express

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Maya Angelou hosts Black History Month special

February 2nd, 2012 1:26 pm by STACY A. ANDERSON Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Author and activist Maya Angelou hopes for a time when Black History Month will no longer be needed to explain the contributions of African-Americans.

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Capsule reviews of new movie releases

February 2nd, 2012 5:04 am by Staff Report

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Correction: Super Bowl-Chimp Ads story

February 2nd, 2012 4:49 am by Staff Report

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'The Grey' as colorless as its title

February 2nd, 2012 3:50 am by By ROGER MOORE McClatchy-Tribune News Service

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DC eyes 'Watchmen,' plans prequels to 1986 series

February 1st, 2012 2:27 pm by MATT MOORE Associated Press

PHILADELPHA (AP) -- More than a quarter of a century after "Watchmen" intrigued readers with tales of less-than-heroic and all-too-human - save for Dr. Manhattan - crime-fighting vigilantes, DC Entertainment is revisiting them in a series of original preq

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Lisa Marie Presley wants to make better Elvis film

February 1st, 2012 2:22 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ Associated Press

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Over the years, Lisa Marie Presley has become dissatisfied with movies chronicling her father's life, so she just might make a film about the rock `n' roll icon.

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Smithsonian honors Clint Eastwood at new theater

February 1st, 2012 2:17 pm by BRETT ZONGKER Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Smithsonian Institution is honoring Clint Eastwood on Wednesday for his six decades of work in American film, and the actor and director will cut the ribbon to open a new movie theater to showcase film history at the National Museum

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Reality TV booms in Louisiana

February 1st, 2012 2:14 pm by STACEY PLAISANCE Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Alligator hunters, raccoon wranglers and crawfish catchers in Louisiana's critter-filled swamps and bayous are increasingly common on television.

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