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Kanye West closes first 'Call of Duty' convention

September 4th, 2011 8:41 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Kanye West closed down the inaugural "Call of Duty XP" convention, a two-day event celebrating the popular Activision Blizzard Inc. shoot-'em-up video game franchise, with an explosive concert inside a hangar on the old airfield where Howard

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Chastain inspired Pacino's 'Wilde Salome'

September 4th, 2011 8:21 pm by Associated Press

VENICE, Italy Al Pacino's movie "Wilde Salome" is a complicated examination of Oscar Wilde's once-forbidden play about illicit love and revenge. But his inspiration was simple: Jessica Chastain.

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Fans set sights on first 'Call of Duty' convention

September 3rd, 2011 3:04 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) The inaugural "Call of Duty XP" convention more closely resembled Disneyland than an actual battleground as the two-day event celebrating the shoot-'em-up video game franchise took flight Friday at an old airfield in Los Angeles.

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Dovie Thomason looks to the future of folklore

September 3rd, 2011 12:41 pm by Jessica Fischer

Award-winning storyteller Dovie Thomason is set to begin her weeklong residency for Jonesborough's popular Storytelling Live! series, which will run Sept. 6-10.

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Exhibit spotlights talent of regional photographers

September 3rd, 2011 12:33 pm by Jessica Fischer

From its name to its venue, the Kingsport Fall Spectacular Photography Contest and Exhibition has undergone plenty of changes since its inception nine years ago.

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Gene Simmons and longtime girlfriend engaged

September 3rd, 2011 6:04 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Rocker Gene Simmons and his longtime girlfriend, actress Shannon Tweed, are engaged.

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Movie Scores: How the critics rated the new movies

September 3rd, 2011 6:02 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) It's always one of the bleakest times of the year at the movies: the last weekend of summer, when people would rather be outside enjoying one last blast of fun than inside a cool, dark multiplex. So the pickings are slim and the reviews

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Saggy pants cost Green Day singer his airline seat

September 3rd, 2011 6:00 am by Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong says his sagging pants cost him a seat on a Southwest Airlines flight.

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At 62, Rick Springfield still feels the love

September 2nd, 2011 4:00 pm by Associated Press

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TNT cancels Jada Pinkett Smith's series 'HawthoRNe'

September 2nd, 2011 3:25 pm by Associated Press

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