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  1. AM Prep-KickersRead the original story

    3 min ago | WTVC

    GOP presidential candidate Chris Christie can take it and he can dish it out, too. The New Jersey governor pretended to walk off the "Tonight Show" after Jimmy Fallon made a crack about Christie getting ice cream.

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  2. The Latest: Women, children fleeing through Macedonia tripleRead the original story

    3 min ago | WTVC

    The U.N.'s children's agency said Tuesday in Geneva that some 3,000 people are passing daily through the former Yugoslav republic -- and roughly one in eight is a pregnant woman. Since June, more than 52,000 people have been registered in the town of Gevgelija on the Greek border.

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  3. Press group urges Philippines to stop attacks on journalistsRead the original story

    3 min ago | WTVC

    The Committee to Protect Journalists has urged Philippine President Benigno Aquino III to act to stop attacks against the press in the country after three journalists were killed recently. Shawn Crispin, the group's Southeast Asia representative, said in a statement Tuesday the killings show "how the lack of progress in ending impunity has emboldened those bent on silencing the press in the Philippines."

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  4. What's good? For MTV VMAs it's messy moments like the Minaj-Cyrus face-offRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... 21.4 million tweets Sunday. But as early numbers from Nielsen suggest, MTV doesn't quite have the hold on the television audience it once did. The two hour-plus extravaganza drew 9.8 million viewers, down by about 500,000 from last year despite ...

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  5. September 1 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KFVS12

    He's a doctor who began his TV career on "The Oprah Winfrey Show." He later got his own self-help show.

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  6. College athletes need to be compensated for effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Trojan

    Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, Clayton Kershaw and Cody Kessler are major stars in the Los Angeles sports market; however, while Bryant, Paul and Kershaw are compensated handsomely for leading their respective teams as the face of the franchise, Kessler receives nothing for similar work. For Kessler and the 460,000 student-athletes in the country who struggle with juggling athletics with academics and collegiate life, it is unfair for the National Collegiate Athletic Association to treat them like employees without any compensation for what is essentially a full-time job while limiting their time to devote to education.

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  7. Cool Spaces: Behind the scenes at PBS39Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | NJ.com

    And while the address has changed over the past couple of years, the mission to serve the public has not. It remains a community-owned public television station licensed to serve the area.

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  8. Chandler Riggs of 'The Walking Dead' looks to life beyond zombie seriesRead the original story

    11 min ago | The News

    Now 16, the TV star says he's eager to sink his teeth into other projects, but finds it difficult to break away from his character on the AMC smash. "I've only gotten horror roles ever since I got on 'Walking Dead' so I'm really hoping to try and branch out from that genre and hope that I won't get stuck there forever," Riggs says in a recent interview.

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  9. Showbiz news: Game of Thrones hailed a record-breaker and Scream director Wes Craven dies aged 76Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    "So pleased for Game of Thrones to be a part of Guinness World Records, I'm not going to tell my step brother as he gets the book every year for Christmas," she said. "I can't wait to see the look on his face!" Wes Craven, whose Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream movies made him one of the most recognisable names in the horror film genre, has died, aged 76. Craven's family said in a statement that he died at his Los Angeles home on Sunday after battling brain cancer.

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  10. Cheryl Fernandez Versini is a no-show at husband Jean-Bernard's star-studded birthday bashRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Independent.ie

    Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini are seen at Nice Airport during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2015 in Cannes, France. Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini arrive at Nice Airport for The 68th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2015 in Nice, France.

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  11. Daymond John of 'Shark Tank' to discuss how he built his global...Read the original story

    26 min ago | StamfordPlus.com

    ... the 2014 Emmy Award for Outstanding Structured Reality Program, the business-themed show is returning to the ABC Television Network for its sixth season. The show airs Friday nights at 9.

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  12. Hulu shows new aggressive strategy in deal with EpixRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    Hulu knows it can be a worthy TV companion to consumers, but now it's angling to make for a better movie date too. Mere hours after Netflix acknowledged Sunday that it would not renew its distribution deal with pay-TV channel Epix, Hulu wasted little time in announcing that it had cut a multiyear, nonexclusive deal with the network.

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  13. 'Drunk History' creator says he aims to inform, but thanks for the laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    A third season of the highly unlikely, oddly lovable "Drunk History," in which drunks tell stories from American history, begins Tuesday on Comedy Central. Like a man slipping on a banana peel, its humorous mechanism is easily grasped once seen, but the effects are surprisingly complex and sophisticated.

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  14. Kevin Raftery: The Gladstone Pottery Museum a Compelling DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | This Is Staffordshire

    Top left image: The wooden stairs used in the 70s ATV production 'Clayhanger'. Top right: One of the Saggar Stackers expounding miserable hard graft.

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  15. Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Unable to Access World Cup GamesRead the original story

    33 min ago | Scoop

    Imagine if you will, what it would be like if you cannot hear the voice on the television telling you how the game is progressing and have to wait for someone sitting beside you to tell you what is happening in the game? This is what will be happening to hundreds of thousands of New Zealanders because captioning access to any of the upcoming Rugby World Cup games is being denied to all who cannot hear broadcast television.

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  16. Mad Men's Jon Hamm gets role in Toast of LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | RTE.ie

    Mad Men star Jon Hamm is a big fan of British comedy and is set to star in an episode of Channel 4's Toast of London. Hamm is friends with Matt Berry, who plays the hilariously pompous actor Steven Toast, and will play himself.

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  17. Emmy Rossum and Mr. Robot Creator Sam Esmail Are EngagedRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Genesee Country Express

    It was a good weekend for Shameless star Emmy Rossum ! The actress and Sam Esmail , creator of Mr. Robot , got engaged, People reports. The two have been dating for two years, and Esmail, 37, directed Rossum, 28, in the 2014 rom-com Comet .

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  18. NBC Pulls the Plug on Its Coach RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Genesee Country Express

    If you were looking forward to more Coach , unfortunately, NBC has decided to cancel its revival of the '80s sitcom, according to The Hollywood Reporter . The new series was intended to pick up 18 years after the show's original finale in 1997.

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  19. 'The Unauthorized O.C. Musical' joins crowd of nostalgic productionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Christine Lakin as Kirsten and Neil Hopkins as Sandy in "The O.C. Musical" at the Montalban in Hollywood on Aug. 30, 2015. Christine Lakin as Kirsten and Neil Hopkins as Sandy in "The O.C. Musical" at the Montalban in Hollywood on Aug. 30, 2015.

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  20. Fall TV Preview: 8 Returning Shows We're Dying to See AgainRead the original story

    1 hr ago | People

    Emmy-nominated star Taraji P. Henson wasn't surprised by the explosive success of Empire's first season. "This is what happens when you have great material and a studio that's ready to take a risk and change the face of network television," the actress, 44, tells PEOPLE.

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