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New movie "Deepwater Horizon" explores drama behind BP spill

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In 2010, a BP rig in the Gulf of Mexico exploded, spilling millions of gallons of oil into the sea. It is considered the largest such disaster in U.S. history.The story is being told this weekend with a movie about the BP spill.Read more

2 Van Gogh paintings recovered by Italian anti-Mafia police

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The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam says anti-Mafia police in Naples have recovered two Van Gogh paintings stolen in 2002.Read more

National Gallery of Art's East Building set to reopen

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The East Building of the National Gallery of Art in Washington is reopening after a 3-year, $69 million renovation.Read more

Literature Nobel to be announced Oct. 13, later than usual

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The panel that awards the Nobel Prize in literature says this year's winner will be announced on Oct. 13, a week later than in previous years.Read more

Lady Gaga to perform Super Bowl halftime show

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The NFL and Pepsi announced Thursday that the pop star will take the stage Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium in Houston.Read more

Man who wrote Oscar Mayer weiner jingle dies at 87

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You may not know Richard Trentlage's name, but you definitely know his most famous work.Read more

Sting, Jimmy Fallon sing text message embarrassments

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We've all had embarrassing text message moments. We all haven't had Sting and Jimmy Fallon sing them on national TV.Read more

Alec Baldwin tabbed to play Donald Trump on 'SNL'

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"Saturday Night Live" has made a YUGE decision: It has chosen Alec Baldwin to impersonate GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump.Read more

National Coffee Day: Where to get deals and freebies Sept. 29

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Thursday is National Coffee Day!Read more

NBC orders full season of hit drama "This Is Us"

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UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (NBC) - NBC's hit new drama "This Is Us" will be getting a full season after a successful debut. The network ordered five more episodes of the show, bringing the full season to 18 episodes. "It's a rare moment in this business when a show so instantly delivers both critical acclaim and hit ratings, but 'This Is Us' is just such an extraordinary achievement," said Jennifer Salke, president of NBC Entertainment.Read more

Local couple's story featured in new book set for Wednesday release

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A new book based on an Indianapolis couple is set to be released nationwide Wednesday.Read more

Tom Hanks interrupts newlyweds' Central Park photo shoot

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It was a typical post-wedding photo shoot for New York newlyweds, until Tom Hanks popped in unexpectedlyRead more