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Obama: 'Go to the movies'

President Barack Obama says Americans should "go to the movies" without fear, despite hackers' threats against venues that show a controversial film that Sony has now decided to pull.

Sony announced Wednesday that it won't release the film -- a comed...

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What irks North Korea? Soap operas and K-pop

North Korea's fury over the movie comedy "The Interview" appears to have taken the secretive state's oversensitivity to new extremes.

Kim Jong Un's regime had already branded the film "the most undisguised terrorism and a war action." Now, the U.S. go...

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A movie a day? AMC eyes subscription service

Could the Netflix model work for a movie theater chain?

AMC Theaters is reportedly exploring that with a pilot partnership with MoviePass, a company which offers a subscription service where movie lovers can attend a movie a day for a monthly fee.

AMC ...

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U.S. set to blame North Korea for Sony hack

The U.S. is ready to blame North Korea for the crippling hack attack at Sony Pictures, as the studio said Wednesday it would cancel next week's planned release of its controversial comedy "The Interview."

U.S. investigators say an announcement pinnin...

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Sony downplays digital 'Interview' possibility

"The Interview" got into trouble thanks to the Internet. But maybe the Internet can save it, too?

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Reddit takes down Sony hack forum

In a rare decision, Reddit has taken down a forum that housed links to hacked Sony Pictures documents.

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Oprah-approved startup raises $6.25 million

When you're one of Oprah's favorite things, you're bound to get a boost. For The Skimm, that's coming in the form of $6.25 million in funding.

For now, their main product is a free daily newsletter. It's a five-minute femme-focused read that digests ...

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Stephen Collins: 'I did something ... wrong'

"7th Heaven" star Stephen Collins has admitted to inappropriate sexual contact with three female minors, People reports.

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25 random facts about 'The Simpsons'

When crudely drawn animated shorts about a dysfunctional American family began appearing on Fox's "The Tracey Ullman Show" in 1987, nobody predicted the birth of a cultural phenomenon.

But Wednesday marks the 25th anniversary of "The Simpsons," which ...

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New York cinema cancels "The Interview" premiere after hackers' threat

A theater has canceled the New York premiere of "The Interview" after a group that claimed it hacked Sony Pictures posted a threat against people who go to watch the movie.

On Pastebin, a website that allows for anonymous posts, hackers claiming to b...

Bill Cosby doing comedy

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Cosby won't be charged in Playboy Mansion molestation claim

The Los Angeles District Attorney's Office has declined to charge Bill Cosby in a decades-old sexual assault claim, saying the statute of limitations has expired in the case, according to The Associated Press.

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    America celebrates its first official day of thanksgiving, "The Nutcracker" debuts, the first "Pink Panther" short premieres, and the first nuclear power plant in America goes online, all on this day.

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