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This undated image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown shows actress Paige Brady. Brady, along with Ripley Sobo, Gabriella Pizzolo, and Ava Ulloa, have joined the Broadway company of "Matilda The Musical" and will begin Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.
Uruguay has created the world's first national marijuana market, with the state regulating the entire process of growing, selling and using a drug that is illegal almost everywhere else.
The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was stressed out and "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic warning systems were out of service due to construction.
This book cover image released by Dial shows "Ladybug Girl and the Big Snow," by David Soman and Jacky Davis.
In this May 23, 1993 file photo, Johnny Cash performs at a benefit concert in Central Park in New York.
Both House Speaker T.W. Shannon and Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman suggested on Monday that such a plan was far from a reality, and members of the committee that would need to approve the monument sounded skeptical.
This Dec. 8, 2013 file photo shows Pope Francis as he arrives at the Spanish Steps to pray at the statue of the Virgin Mary, in central Rome on the occasion of the Immaculate Conception feast.
Roughly three years ago, a man referred to in a federal indictment as "Visitor LF" went to Men's Central Jail to discuss his inability to visit his brother there.
In this Tuesday, March 19, 2013, file photo, a woman walks past the Lululemon Athletica store at Union Square in New York.
This photo provided by the Sundance Institute shows, from left, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Michael Fassbender, and Domhnall Gleeson in the film, "Frank," directed by Lenny Abrahamson.
This photo released by Sony Pictures shows Christian Bale, left, as Irving Rosenfeld, Amy Adams as Sydney Prosser, and Bradley Cooper as Richie Dimaso walking down Lexington Avenue in a scene from Columbia Pictures' film, Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.
In a story Dec. 6 about an ownership dispute over an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of one of actor Ryan O'Neal's attorneys.
Bob Filner has almost vanished from public view since a defiant resignation speech as San Diego mayor amid widespread allegations that he sexually harassed women.
Malvern-raised "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" director Adam McKay was in town recently to promote his latest collaboration with Will Ferrell /Ron Burgundy.
In this April 2, 2009 file photo, Boxing legend Joe Frazier poses for a portrait in New York.