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CIA report casts new pall over ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

NEW YORK (AP) — The damning Senate Intelligence Committee report on post-9/11 interrogation techniques has cast a new pall over the 2012 film “Zero Dark Thirty.” Kathryn Bigelow’s docudrama about the hunt for Osama bin Laden ignited controversy for, some...
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Monaco’s royal twins: Only one will get the throne

This Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 photo shows editor-in-chief of the celebrity weekly Point de Vue, Adelaide de Clermont-Tonnerre, during an interview with the Associated Press in Paris. Monaco is expecting a double dose of royal babies _ but only one twin will get to be the...

CBS sets Letterman’s last show for May 20

NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman will host his final “Late Show” next May 20. CBS and Letterman’s production company announced the exit date on Wednesday. Letterman said earlier this year he was retiring after more than 30 years as a late-night host, and...
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Cops: Beanie Sigel was not target of shooting

PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Police do not believe wounded rapper Beanie Sigel was the intended target of a shooting at his brother-in-law’s New Jersey home. Pleasantville police Lt. Danny Adcock tells The Philadelphia Inquirer Sigel may have been in the wrong place at...

AC/DC drummer clowns around at New Zealand court

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...

FDA strengthens warning on device linked to cancer

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators on Monday strengthened their warning against use of a once-popular device for gynecologic surgery that can spread unsuspected cancer, saying its risk is only justified in a fraction of patients. The Food and Drug Administration updated...

United Technologies CEO retires, succeeded by CFO

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Aerospace and building systems giant United Technologies announced Monday the abrupt retirement of CEO Louis Chenevert, and named Chief Financial Officer Greg Hayes to succeed him. Chenevert, 56, is also stepping down as chairman. He had been...