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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.

Bobby Keys, Rolling Stones sax player is interviewed on 'Keith Richards: A Culture Show Special', shown on BBC2.

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Rolling Stones’ saxophonist Bobby Keys dies

Bobby Keys has died at the age of 70, following a battle with liver disease cirrhosis.

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.

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UVA Designated As Ebola Treatment Center

The UVA Medical Center has been designated as one of several ebola treatment facilities across the U.S..

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Lunsford Running For Another Term

Albemarle prosecutor Denise Lunsford is seeking re-election.

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Guilty Pleas On Federal Cocaine, Heroin Charges

Three defendants have pleaded guilty to federal drug charges.

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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State Climatologist Predicts Colder Than Normal Winter

The State Climatologist says we could be in for another rough winter.

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Crime Commission Endorses Cigarette Licensing

Making cigarette retailers get a license has picked up support.

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Disaster Response Volunteers Needed

Non-profit civic and religious groups are being encouraged to help out during a disaster.

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House Fire In Nelson County

Residents of a house in Schuyler were forced out of their home by a fire Monday night.

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Speaker Howell Challenged By Fellow Republican Stimpson

The Speaker of the House of Delegates, Bill Howell, is facing opposition for another term from within his own party.

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Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer

LEGOs steal the show in this Star Wars trailer spoof.

Madonna arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles.

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Madonna lets it all hang out in new photo shoot

Madonna appears on the cover of the new December/January issue of Interview magazine and posed for a series of provocative shots.

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Alice Cooper hosts star-studded Christmas show

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Rocker served up a real Christmas treat to fans at his annual festive benefit last week

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Leaked Sony emails reveal Idris Elba in line for ‘Bond’

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A leaked Sony email named British actor Idris Elba as the frontrunner to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond.

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Rolling Stones thank fans for ’14 tour

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The group thanked fans and suggested there may be more shows planned for 2015.