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U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (L) arrives for a House Republican caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington December 2, 2014.

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John Boehner urged Republicans to avoid spending fight on immigration

Speaker John Boehner urged fellow Republicans to pass a long-term government spending bill next week, avoiding a government shutdown.

Director Martin Scorsese arrives at the British Academy of Film and Arts (BAFTA) awards ceremony at the Royal Opera House in London February 16, 2014.

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HBO orders 1970s rock drama from Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger

The creators of "Boardwalk Empire" are teaming up with Mick Jagger for a yet-to-be-titled drama about a record executive searching for the next big hit.

Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Jennifer Lawrence adds pop star to her resume

Despite a self-claimed terrible voice, Jennifer Lawrence's song from "The Hunger Games" sequel climbs the charts.

In an undated image provided by Crown Media United States, former Detroit Red Wings hockey great Gordie Howe is seen. A made-for-TV movie, "Mr. Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story," focuses on the season the Hall-of-Famer teamed up with his sons in Houston. The U.S. premiere of the film is Saturday, May 4, 2013.

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Hockey great Gordie Howe latest setback not a stroke

Detroit Red Wings legend, Gordie Howe, is expected to be released from hospital after tests revealed he did not suffer a new stroke.

Skipper James Spithill kisses the America's Cup with members of the Oracle Team USA after winning the overall title of the 34th America's Cup yacht sailing race over Emirates Team New Zealand in San Francisco, California September 25, 2013.

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Bermuda named as host venue for 2017 America’s Cup

The next America's Cup will be contested in Bermuda in 2017 after the tiny mid-Atlantic island was chosen as host of the world's premier sailing competition.

Jimmy Kimmel presents the award for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series on stage at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles.

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Jimmy Kimmel guests on Killers’ Christmas single

Watch "Joel, The Lump of Coal," the new Christmas single from The Killers and Jimmy Kimmel.

This image released by Columbia Pictures shows James Franco, left, and Seth Rogen in "The Interview." The comedy is set for release in 2014 on Christmas Day.

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James Franco movie linked to Sony hacking scandal

The cyber attack on Sony Pictures may have been carried out by officials in North Korea in revenge over Franco and Rogen's latest comedy, "The Interview."

Oct 29, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) dribbles a ball on the bench while wearing a boot on his leg before a game against the Portland Trail Blazers at the Moda Center.

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Kevin Durant cleared to make return to Thunder lineup

Kevin Durant is excited to finally be returning to the Oklahoma City Thunder after recovering from a broken foot.

The Edge and Bruce Springsteen perform during the World AIDS Day (RED) concert in Times Square on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 in New York.

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Springsteen, Chris Martin, U2 rock World AIDS Day concert

Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay's Chris Martin filled in for U2's injured lead singer Bono and rocked a surprise World AIDS Day concert in Times Square.

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Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer

LEGOs steal the show in this Star Wars trailer spoof.

Pope Francis gestures as he speaks with journalists on the flight back from Istanbul to Rome, November 30, 2014.

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Pope Francis takes center stage in new Filipino musical

A new musical based on the life of Pope Francis aims to draw more young people to the church in Asia's largest Roman Catholic country.

** FILE ** In this April 23, 2008 file photo, a man listens to music on his Apple iPod in downtown San Francisco. Macintosh and iPod sales helped boost Apple Inc.'s fiscal third-quarter earnings 31 percent, beating Wall Street's expectations Monday, July 21, 2008, but investors pummeled the stock after Apple issued soft guidance for the current quarter.

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Apple heads to trial over digital music claims

Apple Inc could lose about $1 billion if the company abused a monopoly position in the digital music player market.

Dodge Ram pickup trucks are lined up for sale at Bill DeLuca's dealerships in Haverhill, Mass., Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. Chrysler Group says its U.S. sales rose 19 percent in September thanks to strong demand for the new Jeep Cherokee SUV and the Ram pickup.

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Chrysler U.S. November auto sales up 20 percent

Auto sales easily beat expectations this November, thanks to a strong Black Friday.

A Registered Nurse poses for a photo in trauma center of the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi October 4, 2013.

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50,000 lives saved as hospitals make fewer serious errors

The lower rate of fatalities from poor care and mistakes was one of several "historic improvements" in hospital quality and safety in 2013.

Anderson Cooper speaks at the 3rd Annual Sean Penn & Friends HELP HAITI HOME Gala on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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Anderson Cooper undergoes emergency surgery

Anderson Cooper takes to Twitter to explain his sudden absence from Anderson Cooper 360.

Nov 30, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey (12) and wide receiver Tavon Austin (11) and tight end Jared Cook (89) and wide receiver Chris Givens (13) and wide receiver Kenny Britt (81) put their hands up to show support for Michael Brown before a game against the Oakland Raiders at the Edward Jones Dome.

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No fine for Rams players involved in Ferguson protest

The NFL will not discipline the St. Louis Rams players who staged a show of solidarity with people angry about the shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) meets with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the start of a NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, December 2, 2014.

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U.S. to discuss possible new Russia sanctions with allies

John Kerry will talk to European allies about imposing further sanctions on Russia if pro-Moscow separatists do not halt violence.

Comedian Kathy Griffin blows a kiss at photographers at the 20th Annual Fulfillment Fund Stars benefit gala in Beverly Hills, California October 14, 2014.

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Kathy Griffin succeeds Joan Rivers on ‘Fashion Police’

Comedian Kathy Griffin will be replacing the late Joan Rivers on the show that critiques celebrity choices on the red carpet.

Phil Rudd, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, stands in the dock in the High Court at Tauranga, New Zealand, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The 60-year-old is charged with threatening to kill, which comes with a maximum prison sentence of seven years, as well as possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.

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AC/DC drummer pleads not guilty to threatening to kill

Drummer Phil Rudd pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges of threatening to kill and possession of drugs.

A man purported to be the reclusive leader of the militant Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has made what would be his first public appearance at a mosque in the centre of Iraq's second city, Mosul, according to a video recording posted on the Internet on July 5, 2014, in this still image taken from video.

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Lebanon detains wife of Islamic State leader

The Lebanese army detained a wife and daughter of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as they crossed from Syria.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."

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This week’s top rock tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Cameron Diaz engaged to Good Charlotte star

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The "Charlie's Angels" star is reportedly planning to marry Benji Madden.