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A federal judge has found that a hit 2010 song by Colombian pop star Shakira copied a Dominican songwriter's work.
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The City Council on Wednesday voted to pay $5 million to the family of an unarmed, disabled man was killed by police in a shooting captured on live television.
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Elizabeth Vargas and Marc Cohn attend the premiere of 'Promised Land' in happier times in December 2012 in New York.
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ISIS militants claim to have executed American journalist James Foley in retaliation for U.S. air strikes in Iraq.
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This photo taken in 2011 shows Abe Mashal posing for a photo at his home in St. Charles, Ill.
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Sakari Momoi, a 111-year-old Japanese retired educator, poses for a photo after receiving a certificate from a Guinness World Records official, left, in Tokyo Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
A double whammy of "America's Got Talent" gave NBC the week's two most-watched shows, and a triple helping of CBS' "Big Brother" rounded out the bottom of last week's Top 10, according to Nielsen figures released Tuesday.
Fans who attended Swift's livestream event on Monday, where she announced details concerning her new album, were invited to the singer's New York City apartment.
Afghanistan's attorney general has barred a New York Times correspondent from leaving the country because of a story in which he reported that a group of officials were considering seizing power because of the impasse over who won the recent presidential election, a spokesman said Tuesday.
A Massachusetts man who fell asleep in a chair in his living room over the weekend got quite the surprise when he woke up - a bloody stranger asleep on the couch.
A pro-casino group called the "Committee to Protect Massachusetts Jobs" said Monday that they've been planning their campaign for the past three weeks and expect to launch "an extensive ground effort throughout the fall."
Two teenage boys were arrested Monday after making specific plans to kill three staffers then gun down as many students as possible at their Southern California high school, police said.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson says he will play a role in an upcoming DC Comics movie adaption but has yet to decide between superhero Shazam and his arch-nemesis Black Adam.
The Paramount Pictures release took in $28.5 million in its second week, besting the Fox buddy comedy "Let's Be Cops," Lionsgate's poor-performing action-hero smorgasbord "The Expendables 3" and the Weinstein Co.'
The outgoing host of CBS' "The Late Late Show" would introduce his half-hour syndicated series on stations in a slot just before prime time, according to a source with knowledge of the deal who spoke on the condition of anonymity because that person wasn't authorized to comment publicly.
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez got back together for what seems like the billionth time over the weekend.
The settlement also includes prevention of one of its consulting units from taking on certain assignments from New York-regulated banks for two years, the New York Times reported, citing sources close to the matter.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 10:10 pm
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