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    The Latest: NFL shows Prince's Super Bowl halftime show

    CHICAGO (AP) The Latest on the first day of the NFL draft (all times local):6:10 p.m.The NFL paid tribute to Prince before the start of the draft by showing the musician's 2007 Super Bowl halftime show in the rain in Miami, drawing a loud cheer...

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    Police sniper shoots man who says he has bomb at TV station

    BALTIMORE (AP) A young man in an animal costume and surgical mask who walked into a Baltimore TV station Thursday claiming to have a bomb was shot and wounded by police, who determined that his alleged explosive consisted of aluminum-wrapped...

    By Kasey Jones, Associated Press|

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    Start of 2nd weekend of Jazz Fest soaked by rain

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) The start of the second weekend of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival was marked with thunderstorms, but the music played on to crowds that were thinned by the bad weather.The headliners on Thursday included rocker...

    By Cain Burdeau, Associated Press|

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    The Latest: Jazzfest is so much more than just music

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) The Latest on New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival (all times local):___5:45 p.m.Jazzfest is not only about music. There are also banks of vendors selling straw hats, hand-made jewelry, paintings with New Orleans themes,...

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    The Latest: Man's 'bomb' was candy bars wrapped in foil

    BALTIMORE (AP) The Latest on a man shot by police after he walked into a Baltimore TV station dressed in an animal costume and claiming to have a bomb: (all times local):6 p.m.Authorities say the "bomb" a man claimed to be wearing when he...

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    Fans' Holy Grail: unreleased songs in Prince's vault

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Before his death, fans searching online for Prince were likely to find just a handful of his performance videos and almost none of his recorded music. In the days since he died, YouTube and other uploading sites have been...

    By Christopher Weber, Associated Press|

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    Jodie Foster on making a popcorn movie with smarts

    NEW YORK (AP) Jodie Foster is as surprised as anyone that the fourth film she's directed, "Money Monster," is coming out in the summer among the likes of Avengers and Angry Birds."I don't spend a lot of time going to movies in the summer...

    By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer|

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    The Latest: Rundown of calls to police from Prince estate

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Latest on the investigation into the death of music superstar Prince (all times local):4:30 p.m.A rundown of calls to police from Prince's Paisley Park estate in recent years is dominated by incidents like suspicious...

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    How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation

    With DreamWorks Animation, Comcast adds several movie franchises among them, "Shrek," ''Madagascar" and "Kung Fu Panda" to its growing entertainment empire.Though the bulk of its business remains in cable TV services, Comcast also has...

    By The Associated Press|

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    Comcast buying DreamWorks Animation for about $3.55B

    NEW YORK (AP) Comcast is buying DreamWorks Animation, the film company behind the "Shrek," ''Madagascar" and "Kung Fu Panda" franchises, for approximately $3.55 billion, strengthening its presence in the important and growing business of...

    By Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer|

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