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In this image released by Paramount Pictures, David Oyelowo portrays Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a scene from "Selma."

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REVIEW: ‘Selma’ is a well-crafted punch to the gut

The beautify and powerful "Selma" is the most painfully relevant film in memory.

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Whitney Houston’s family a no-show at biopic premiere

The boycott of Angela Bassett's new biopic doesn't upset the actress-turned-director.

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Dallas Cowboys ‘Doomsday Defenseman’ Jethro Pugh dead

Former defensive tackle Jethro Pugh, who played in five Super Bowls, has died at the age of 70.

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2014 layoffs were the lowest in 17 years

Employers cut 5 percent fewer jobs last year than in 2013 and the smallest number since 1997.

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Ready, set, showdown: New GOP leader, Obama lining up fights

The new Senate majority leader and President Barack Obama aren't wasting any time setting up showdowns.

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Graceland, Tupelo celebrate the ‘King’ on his 80th birthday

Elvis Presley would have marked his 80th birthday today.

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in Music, Entertainment

LL Cool J to host a lip-sync battle show

The 10-episode series will premiere on Spike TV network on April 2.

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in Lifestyle

Hey, guys, those selfies are making you narcissistic

A study shows men who post lots of selfies are more likely to think they are better than others.

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in Sports

Karate wants to be included in 2020 Olympics

Reforms by the IOC have given karate officials renewed hope that the martial art could be added to the Tokyo games.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the top sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Jan. 8.

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in Music

Taylor Swift stays on top of Billboard in first week of 2015

Nicki Minaj, Bruno Mars, and Hozier are also among the top-10 albums this week.

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in Music, Entertainment

Ed Sheeran to help relaunch VH1’s ‘Storytellers’ series

The British singer/songwriter has signed up to help revive the beloved series after a three-year hiatus.

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FCC chief seen siding with Obama on net neutrality

The top communications regulator appears ready to endorse strict "net neutrality" rules.

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in Sports

Cooperstown’s class of 2015 reflects diversity in game

From tallest to shortest, and a hybrid starter/reliever to a versatile regular, the class of 2015 embodies the diversity that is part of baseball's appeal.

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in Entertainment

Cosby’s shows continue as more women allege abuse

Bill Cosby, the subject of more than a dozen sex-abuse allegations, opened three shows this week.

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in National, World

French police officer killed in shoot-out, hunt deepens for terrorists

The manhunt widened for two brothers suspected of killing 12 people in an apparent Islamist militant strike.

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Sub-zero winds grip much of U.S., closing schools

An Arctic air blast from Canada hit the U.S., with many parts around minus 10 degrees, the National Weather Service said.

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Jennifer Lawrence, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ win big at People’s Choice Awards

Actresses Shailene Woodley and Jennifer Lawrence were among the big winners at the 2015 People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday after…

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in Music

PHOTOS: Elvis through the years

Elvis Presley would have celebrated his 80th birthday today.

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in National, World

U.S.-led air strikes have hit 3,000 Islamic State targets

Strikes against ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria have damaged or destroyed more than 3,000 targets since August.

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More Than 2,100 Without Power in Northern Maine

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MILO, Maine (AP) _ More than 2,100 customers are without power in northern Penobscot and Piscataquis counties as utility crews…

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Yellow Zone Parking Ban in Portland

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Yellow Zone Parking Ban in Portland tonight starting at 10PM.

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Maine Audubon Seeks Return Of Stuffed Hare, Turtle

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - In what sounds like a cruel twist on an ancient fable, Maine Audubon is seeking the return of a stuffed hare and turtle that it uses for educational purposes.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Teacher’s ‘Uptown Funk’ dance gets an A+

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A theater teacher at a Dallas high school proves he - and his students - have got some serious moves.

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Solon Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting Boy

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SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - A 25-year-old Solon man has been sentenced to spend seven years in prison for sexually molesting a 12-year-old boy.

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