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1 hr ago | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Movies 'make you eat more snacks'

A study found that viewing choice has a direct effect on the amount of snacks people consume in front of the TV.

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Related Topix: Cornell University, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies

1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Entertainment

5 hrs ago | CNN

McCartney signs letter urging Scotland to stick with UK

Paul McCartney was a founding member of The Beatles and is considered to be the "most successful composer and recording artist of all time."

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Related Topix: Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Pop/Rock, Music!, John Lennon

9 hrs ago | The Times of India

'I left music to save marriage to Ravi Shankar'

KOLKATA: In the extremely rarefied atmosphere of the finest exponents of Indian classical music, she is a "virtuoso's virtuoso".

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Related Topix: Classical, Ravi Shankar, Music!

12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Top 10 silver foxes: Who is number one?

In an age where many in Hollywood do all they can to look younger, growing old gracefully can be a tricky process.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Er, Celebrities, George Clooney

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Zap2it.com

'Ray Donovan': Jon Voight wanted Liev Schreiber 'No. 1 on the call sheet'

Jon Voight: Wendell Pierce is a tremendous actor. I wasn't really too aware of his work before this, but just working together on the set, it's a great joy.

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Related Topix: The Manchurian Candidate, War Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Ray, Biography Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!

The News-Star

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When the character of Chad DiMera returns to Salem on Sept. 12, he'll be wearing a new face.

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Related Topix: James Scott, Nadia Bjorlin, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Meredith Baxter

Daily Mail

Natalie Portman displays her toned legs in ripped shorts as she...

Islamist militia 'seize' evacuated US Embassy compound in Tripoli and post triumphant video online of gunmen leaping into the POOL During their outing on Saturday the mother and son duo were seen enjoying a spot of grocery shopping, with the Black Swan star also treating her little boy to some new toys.

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Related Topix: Black Swan, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Closer, Celebrities, Natalie Portman, Dance, Aleph

WHAS11

'Ghostbusters': Five scary facts about the 1984 classic

As the 1984 comedy classic Ghostbusters rolls into theaters across the country this weekend to celebrate its 30th anniversary, here are five facts about the film.

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Related Topix: Stripes, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, War Movies, Meatballs, Celebrities, Bill Murray, Entertainment

India.com

Ganesh Festival Song of the Day: Amitabh Bachchana s a Shree Ganeshay Dheemahia from Viruddh

Chants of 'Ganpati Bappa Morya, Mangal Murti Morya' are echoing in the air as we all welcome Lord Ganesh with pomp and fervour on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.

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Related Topix: Oldies, Amitabh Bachchan, Life, Ganesh Chaturthi, Holidays, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Messenger Newspapers

Omid Djalili has revealed how Russell Crowe thought he was coming on to him

Omid Djalili has revealed Russell Crowe misinterpreted his gesture of friendship on the set of Gladiator and thought he was coming on to him.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Gladiator, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Mummy, Omid Djalili, Celebrities, Russell Crowe

Congleton Guardian

Djalili: Crowe told me where to go

Omid Djalili has revealed Russell Crowe misinterpreted his gesture of friendship on the set of Gladiator and thought he was coming on to him.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Gladiator, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Mummy, Omid Djalili, Celebrities, Russell Crowe

Sat Aug 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lindsay Lohan Strikes Sexy Pose In New SPEED-THE-PLOW Promo Photo Shoot

Internationally recognized screen star and tabloid target Lindsay Lohan is set to make her West End debut next month in David Mamet 's oft-revived drama SPEED-THE-PLOW and a new look at the actress striking some sexy poses while participating in a new photo shoot to promote the play are now available to view.

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Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Speed, Comedy Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Lindsay Lohan, Oleanna

Sheaf

[Opinions] Over-analyzing will be the death of English

Hollywood lost one of its greatest stars on Aug. 11 with the death of Robin Williams.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Dead Poets Society, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Good Will Hunting, Family, War Movies, Good Morning, Vietnam, Patch Adams, Awakenings, Adventure, Musical Movies

MediaPost

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I wouldn't call it a binge, but lately I have been getting reacquainted in a big way with the classic '70s drama "The Waltons" -- a series I recall enjoying in my youth, but one that I hadn't given a lot of thought to since.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Waltons, Emmy Awards, Family, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy, Father Knows Best

The New Zealand Herald

Wedding an epic in the making

The countdown has begun for the much-awaited wedding of George Clooney and his high-flying fiancee, Amal Alamuddin.

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Related Topix: Gravity, Wedding, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Ocean's Eleven, Action Movies, Er, Drama Movies, ER, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, George Clooney

Journal-Advocate

Government offices closed Monday

In observance of Labor Day, the Logan County Courthouse, Sterling City Hall and many state offices will be closed on Monday, Sept.

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Related Topix: City Hall, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Colorado, Colorado Government

International Business Times

Chris Hemsworth: Aussie Actor To Work On A Comedy Film, In Talks To...

Chris Hemsworth will be trying something new after portraying a dramatic role in the film "Rush" and the muscular hammer-wielding god Thor in the action superhero films "Thor" and "Avengers."

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Related Topix: The Avengers, Thor, Rush, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Chris Hemsworth, Sega, WayForward, Video Games, Vacation

Examiner.com

Have details of the George Harrison 'Apple Years' box set been leaked?

An official announcement is expected to be forthcoming soon on the George Harrison "The Apple Years 1968 - 75" box set that was first hinted at recently by Dhani Harrison, but early sale listings have popped up on some foreign Amazon.com sites, as well as a cover.

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Related Topix: Music!, Pop/Rock, George Harrison

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Berkeley measure that would tax the distribution of sodas and other...

A November ballot measure in Berkeley that would tax the distribution of sodas and other sweetened drinks appeared headed for watered-down language after a hearing in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland on Friday.

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Related Topix: Berkeley, CA, Alameda County, CA, Friday, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Oakland, CA

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