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Kevin Spacey skips award shows to help aspiring Arab actors

Details Kevin Spacey skips award shows to help aspiring Arab actors SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Kevin Spacey skipped the Screen Actors Guild awards, which handed him a win for his wildly popular role on "House of Cards", to watch 34 young actors from …...

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Nielsen's top programs for Jan. 19-25

Details Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Jan. 19-25. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership....

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Fox's 'Empire' moving up the charts

Details NEW YORK (AP) — Fox's music business soap "Empire" is moving up the charts....

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Katie Holmes to guest on 'Ray Donovan'

Details Katie Holmes to guest on 'Ray Donovan' NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Katie Holmes is joining the Showtime drama "Ray Donovan" for its upcoming third season....

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New York police official testifies about bin Laden interview

Details NEW YORK (AP) — A top New York Police Department official who once worked as a television news correspondent took the witness stand Monday at the trial of an alleged al-Qaida lieutenant accuse…...

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A murder at the edge of the world takes 'Fortitude' to crack

Details A murder at the edge of the world takes 'Fortitude' to crack NEW YORK (AP) — A sick child. Buried treasure. A bit of wiggle room in honoring wedding vows. An all-important tourist project suddenly imperiled. Plus polar bears that outnumber humans, which…...

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KFRX still No. 1, but for how much longer?

Details Five years and (possibly) counting -- that’s how long KFRX has remained atop the Lincoln market....

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What We're Into: Al Jazeera America, UNO, Crock-Pots

Details What We're Into: Al Jazeera America, UNO, Crock-Pots Each week, Journal Star staffers will share what we’re listening to, reading, eating, watching, wearing or otherwise generally loving right now. These are real, actual ravings, not paid content....

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Review: 'Deadline' by John Sandford

Details Review: 'Deadline' by John Sandford “Deadline” by John Sandford, G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 388 pages, $27.95...

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Movie times, 01/25

Details Times submitted by theater for today...

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Talking punk rock with Marky Ramone, the last Ramone standing

Details Talking punk rock with Marky Ramone, the last Ramone standing Throughout the band’s 22 years of nearly nonstop touring, the Ramones primarily played clubs and small theaters....

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5 great things to do: Jan. 25-31

Details 5 great things to do: Jan. 25-31 1. MUSIC: Mark Kozelek, 9 p.m. Monday, Vega, 350 Canopy St., Suite 220....

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L. Kent Wolgamott: Biting collages at Darger HQ, Impressive UNL faculty and staff show

Details L. Kent Wolgamott: Biting collages at Darger HQ, Impressive UNL faculty and staff show Michael Willett makes sharp collages, putting together images from magazine advertising, sometimes adding metallic glitter paper to complement and define the images....

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Jeff Korbelik: 'Sons of Liberty' dramatizes the Revolutionary War

Details Jeff Korbelik: 'Sons of Liberty' dramatizes the Revolutionary War Having had success with the Emmy-winning “Hatfields & McCoys” and, more recently, with “Houdini,” History is back with another miniseries....

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State Fair planning two big concerts in 2015

Details KEARNEY — Nebraska State Fair organizers are planning two big concerts this year, including one with internationally known entertainers....

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Review: Trumpeter returns to NJO for zesty night of jazz

Details Trumpeter Kelly Rossum, armed with an arsenal that included a wah-wah mute, plunger mute, an adventurous spirit and a host of intriguing musical ideas, added zest to the Nebraska Jazz Orchestr…...

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Review: 'Anything Goes' delightful as ever

Details Featuring the show-stealing talent of Emma Stratton as Reno Sweeney the evangelist turned nightclub singer, touring company NETworks Presentations revived Cole Porter’s "Anything Goes" at the …...

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'7th Heaven' actor Stephen Collins' divorce finalized

Details '7th Heaven' actor Stephen Collins' divorce finalized LOS ANGELES (AP) — Veteran television actor Stephen Collins and his wife of nearly 30 years have finalized their divorce, an acrimonious breakup that revealed the former "7th Heaven" star had …...

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Pittsburgh mayor, official spar over 'Undercover Boss' fund

Details PITTSBURGH (AP) — The county controller said Friday she's withholding money from a Pittsburgh tourism agency until it details contributions linked to the mayor's appearance on "Undercover Boss…...

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The 6 SkyMall-iest Husker offerings on SkyMall

Details The 6 SkyMall-iest Husker offerings on SkyMall On Friday, SkyMall, the preferred in-flight catalog of people who don’t mind looking like human Dust Busters in the pursuit of improved leg circulation, filed for bankruptcy protection. At thi…...

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Entertainment best bets: Jan. 23-29

Details Entertainment best bets: Jan. 23-29 Music...

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Review: ‘Boy Next Door’ shows how low J.Lo can go

Details Review: ‘Boy Next Door’ shows how low J.Lo can go Universal’s “The Boy Next Door” is almost so bad it’s good. Well, at least they got the “bad” part of that equation right....

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The Boy Next Door

Details Grade: D-...

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Ginger brings sushi to southeast Lincoln

Details Ginger brings sushi to southeast Lincoln Ginger, the new pan-Asian grill in south Lincoln, arrived on Lincoln’s dining scene two weeks ago with little to no fanfare....

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Marcus Theatres not providing movie times

Details The Journal Star will no longer publish movie times in Ground Zero and the Journal Star for Marcus Theatres, which operates all 32 of Lincoln’s first-run commercial movie screens....

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Bone Thugs-n-Harmony's opener getting attention of big acts

Details Bone Thugs-n-Harmony's opener getting attention of big acts On Wednesday, the Bourbon Theatre brings Bone Thugs-n-Harmony to Lincoln to perform, for many rap fans of the '90s, a Case Logic CD sleeve’s worth of singles. “1st of tha Month,” “Days of Our …...

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Concerts: Jan. 23

Details The following is a rundown of area concerts....

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Review: 'Rocks in My Pockets' superb animation looks at mental illness

Details Review: 'Rocks in My Pockets' superb animation looks at mental illness Animated movies usually don’t take on issues like mental illness, and they are rarely personal stories....

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Mark Kozelek to make Lincoln debut Monday

Details Mark Kozelek to make Lincoln debut Monday On record, Mark Kozelek is often billed as Sun Kil Moon. But he also records and tours under his own name....

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Paula Abdul, Jason Derulo to judge Fox's dance contest

Details Paula Abdul, Jason Derulo to judge Fox's dance contest LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paula Abdul is getting back into the judging business on Fox....

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