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Taylor Swift at 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival

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Taylor Swift's new single to benefit NYC schools

Taylor Swift bought a $20 million townhouse in Manhattan this year, and it seems like she really wants her new home town to like her. So the pop star has pledged to donate all the money she makes from her new song "Welcome to New York" to the city's school system.

Jennifer Lopez, 2012 Oscars 2

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Jennifer Lopez: I've felt abused in the past

Not all abuse leaves physical scars, and that's a reality Jennifer Lopez is exploring in a new memoir.

Bill Maher

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UC Berkeley overturns vote to disinvite Maher

The controversy over having TV host Bill Maher speak at the University of California Berkeley has taken another turn. Well, make that two.

Classroom, school, education, desks

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History Channel to teach college history

Many college kids spend hours watching The History Channel. Now, students at the University of Oklahoma will be able to get college credit for it.

Event helps kids who live in rural areas trick or treat safe

Event helps kids who live in rural areas trick or treat safe

Concerns over student safety during Halloween have prompted teachers in the Owen J. Roberts School District in Chester County to get creative.

Flu shots protect against three strains, not four

Free flu shots being offered Nov. 8 and 9 by Lehigh Valley Health Network will offer protection from three different influenza strains, not four as previously announced.

Katt Williams

Coweta County Jail

Suge Knight, Katt Williams arrested

Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and comedian Micah "Katt" Williams were arrested Wednesday, accused of stealing a photographer's camera last month.

House of Cards

Netflix

'House of Cards' actress dies

It's a sad time for the cast and crew of "House of Cards." Elizabeth Norment, best known for her role as loyal secretary to Kevin Spacey's character, Frank Underwood, in the popular political drama Netflix series, has passed away.

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Costa Communications

Elfman thrilled over Burton film music concerts, 'Nightmare' re-release

Famed film music composer Danny Elfman discusses his upcoming concerts featuring his Tim Burton movie music, as well as the re-release of the classic "The Nightmare Before Christmas" in theaters.

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Hugh Jackman undergoes third cancer treatment

Hopefully, the third time's the charm. According to People, Hugh Jackman has undergone a third skin cancer treatment. The actor recently had another basal cell carcinoma removed.

Charlie Daniels

AP

Berks native to open for Charlie Daniels Band in Reading

The stage is set for the Charlie Daniels Band to perform for the first time at the Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading.

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Foreign celebrities you thought were American

Christian Bale red carpet cropped

Reuters/Lucas Jackson

Some celebrities are such a part of American culture, it's easy to forget that they aren't actually American. Take a look at a list of foreign actors you thought were American.

On this Day

  • Rumble in the Jungle, George Foreman, Muhammad Ali

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    On this day: October 30

    Orson Welles broadcasts "The War of the Worlds," buffalo wings are born, Ali and Foreman square off in the "Rumble in the Jungle," and Michael Jordan returns to the NBA, all on this day.

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