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Robin Williams tops 2014 list of Google searches
SAN FRANCISCO — 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. The reaction to Williams’ death in August topped Google’s list of 2014’s fastest-rising search requests. It beat notab...
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Cosby won’t be charged over molestation claim
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles prosecutors on Tuesday declined to file any charges against Bill Cosby after a woman recently claimed the comedian molested her around 1974. The rejection of a child sexual abuse charge by prosecutors came roughly 10 days after the woman, Judy Huth, met with Los Angeles ...
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Without passports, actor Quaid and wife grounded
WASHINGTON — Actor Randy Quaid and his wife Evgenia are suing John Kerry and the State Department to recover passports that the government revoked three years ago. The State Department said it takes U.S. passports for reasons including issuance of a felony arrest warrant, fraud, failure to pay ch...
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Chris Brown’s bodyguard sentenced for assault
WASHINGTON — A judge who convicted singer Chris Brown’s bodyguard of punching a man in Washington last year has given him a sentence that will keep him out of jail. D.C. Superior Court Judge Patricia Wynn sentenced Christopher Hollosy to 90 days in jail Tuesday but suspended the sentence, meani...
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Conan O’Brien takes you out in new primetime TBS special
NEW YORK — 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. In “Conan To Go” which airs at 10 p.m. EST Thursday, O’Brien will be featured in some of his most popular, on-location ...
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Letterman pulls curtain on holiday tradition
NEW YORK — 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 giant meatball and, most indelibly, singer Darlene Love. Love will sing “Christmas (Ba...
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Polanski lawyers accuse prosecutors of misconduct
LOS ANGELES — Attorneys for Roman Polanski accused Los Angeles County prosecutors of misconduct as part of continued efforts to have a decades-old sexual assault case against the Oscar-winning director dismissed. Polanski’s legal team filed court papers Monday that allege district attorneys an...
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What do you think of Cuba and the United States re-establishing diplomatic ties?

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US, Cuba seek to normalize relations
WASHINGTON — The United States and Cuba have agreed to re-establish diplomatic relations and open ..
14 charged for roles in meningitis outbreak
BOSTON — Fourteen owners or employees of a Massachusetts pharmacy were charged Wednesday in connec..
Fed pondering change in rate hike signals
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy is finally doing better, and the Federal Reserve may be ready to ack..
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