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Tim Goodman: Colbert Will Continue to Thrive After 'Colbert Report' 

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THR's chief TV critic makes the case for why Stephen Colbert is just getting started

People Magazine Awards: 'Cake' Star Jennifer Aniston Wins First Film-Acting Prize of Career

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The televised ceremony also featured a performance by 'Paddington' best original song Oscar hopefuls Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani

Queen's Brian May on Adam Lambert: "He Can Sing Higher Than Freddie"

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"He is a natural," says the iconic band's co-founder of the 'American Idol' star's vocal skills

NYC event marks winter solstice with music parades

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NYC event marks winter solstice with music parades
NEW YORK (AP) — Walking? Check. In a winter wonderland? Well, it marks the beginning of the season. Bells ringing? Sure, along with trumpets and some fiddles.

Rock: Everyone in Hollywood terrified of leaked emails

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Rock: Everyone in Hollywood terrified of leaked emails
Chris Rock says everyone in Hollywood is scared that their private emails might be leaked.


Snow babies – cutest animals in the snow – in pictures

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Camilla de la Bedoyere shares some stunning pictures and amazing facts about cute baby animals in the snow! You can find out more in Camilla’s ... more

ArtsBeat: Cuba: A Reading List

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ArtsBeat: Cuba: A Reading List
Recommended books for learning more about Cuban life, politics and culture.

Experts demand urgent overhaul of England’s public library service

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Report says libraries are at a crossroads and calls for national strategy and government investment in digital resources• Library usage falls significantly as services shrink• ... more

Dick Cavett: By the Book

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Dick Cavett: By the Book
The author of “Brief Encounters: Conversations, Magic Moments, and Assorted Hijinks” is a great fan of rereading. “We’d all have been better off to have ... more

The Teenage Guide to Stress by Nicola Morgan - review

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'This book was very motivational and I think every teenager should read it' Continue reading...

Broken treetop hanging on wire gets holiday decor

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Broken treetop hanging on wire gets holiday decor
Some Washington state residents are getting in the holiday spirit by decorating a Douglas fir that toppled onto an unused utility line in a recent ... more

99-year-old woman robbed while delivering cookies

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99-year-old woman robbed while delivering cookies
Police in Connecticut say a 99-year-old woman was robbed of her purse while delivering cookies to a local community center.         

Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet store

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Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet store
Police in New Hampshire say they have collared the humans responsible for snatching 13 puppies from a New Hampshire pet store in a smash-and-grab dognapping. ... more

Cow jumps fence to avoid butcher, killed by police

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Cow jumps fence to avoid butcher, killed by police
A 1,000-pound cow being prepared for slaughter jumped a 6-foot fence and bolted through the streets of Pocatello before police shot and killed it following ... more

Police In Idaho Corral And Shoot Loose Cow

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Police In Idaho Corral And Shoot Loose Cow
The efforts of five police officers and an animal control officer were required to corral and kill a large cow.         

Paul Thomas Anderson's L.A. movies: Cinematic peaks nurtured in the Valley

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By David Ansen ''Inherent Vice'' director and David Ansen tour the broad streets and broken souls of his masterworks

Movie Review: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

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Reviewed by Joe McGovern | --

Rap Artist Bobby Shmurda Is Arraigned on Violent Crime Counts

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The rapper, whose given name is Ackquille Pollard, and a dozen other alleged members of the GS9 group are accused of operating a violent street ... more

The Year in Culture: Classical Critics Pick the Top Music Recordings of 2014

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The Year in Culture: Classical Critics Pick the Top Music Recordings of 2014
The classical music critics of The Times pick the best recordings of 2014, from orchestral explosions to intimate songs.

Mistrial Declared for Man Accused of Stalking R&B Star Ashanti

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A juror’s illness, which would disrupt deliberations for more than 24 hours, forced a judge to end the trial of a fan accused of stalking ... more

Music Review: Dory Previn, as Portrayed by Kate Dimbleby

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Music Review: Dory Previn, as Portrayed by Kate Dimbleby
Kate Dimbleby performs a tribute show in honor of Dory Previn, known for songs like “Lemon Haired Ladies” and “Beware of Young Girls.”

ArtsBeat: Classical Playlist: Beethoven, Brahms and More

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ArtsBeat: Classical Playlist: Beethoven, Brahms and More
Times critics share what they’ve been listening to lately.

Theater Review: ‘Horse Girls,’ a Black Comedy at the Cell

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Theater Review: ‘Horse Girls,’ a Black Comedy at the Cell
Jenny Rachel Weiner’s “Horse Girls,” directed by Sarah Krohn, is a 50-minute pop descent into madness, set in an equine-themed bedroom.

Movie Review: ‘Annie’ Remake Stars Quvenzhané Wallis

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Movie Review: ‘Annie’ Remake Stars Quvenzhané Wallis
A remake of “Annie” stars a magnetic Quvenzhané Wallis, but even with her charisma, the film is a chaotic shambles.

ArtsBeat: Cuba: A Reading List

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ArtsBeat: Cuba: A Reading List
Recommended books for learning more about Cuba’s history and its relationship to the United States.

Stage Memories From 2014

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Stage Memories From 2014
Writers and editors for The New York Times list memorable moments onstage this year.

ArtsBeat: Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘School of Rock’ Musical Coming to Broadway in November

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ArtsBeat: Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘School of Rock’ Musical Coming to Broadway in November
The plot of the musical will largely hew to the Jack Black movie. Casting will begin in January.

Scottsdale's JJ O'Malley exits 'Biggest Loser'

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Scottsdale's JJ O'Malley exits 'Biggest Loser'
The Scottsdale bouncer goes home on "The Biggest Loser."         

1/28: Grandmaster Flash at Scottsdale Super Bowl bash

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1/28: Grandmaster Flash at Scottsdale Super Bowl bash
Grandmaster Flash will headline the Moves Super Bowl Kick-Off Party in Scottsdale at Hotel Valley Ho.         

Top 10 Scottsdale nightlife spots: The Beverly, Maya

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Top 10 Scottsdale nightlife spots: The Beverly, Maya
Old Town Scottsdale is a nightclub paradise, and here are our top 10 favorite spots.         

Did Angelina Jolie try to kidnap Chris Martin?

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Did Angelina Jolie try to kidnap Chris Martin?
Chris Martin has jokingly claimed Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt threatened and kidnapped him         

Wild Game Grill offers exotic meat specialties

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Wild Game Grill offers exotic meat specialties
Wild Game Grill in Phoenix offers rabbit, elk, venison and periodic seasonal exotic meat specialties.         

Darlene Love’s Last ‘Letterman’ Christmas

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Darlene Love’s Last ‘Letterman’ Christmas
The rock, soul and gospel singer is bringing to an end a television holiday tradition that has lasted for nearly 30 years.

What’s on TV Thursday

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Television highlights.

Stephen Colbert by the Numbers

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Stephen Colbert by the Numbers
As Mr. Colbert prepares for his last “Colbert Report” on Comedy Central, a summing-up of facts, numbers and spin.

After ‘The Affair,’ Ruth Wilson Hits Broadway in ‘Constellations’

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After ‘The Affair,’ Ruth Wilson Hits Broadway in ‘Constellations’
Ruth Wilson, an established presence in Britain, is poised to conquer America, making her Broadway debut in “Constellations” just as her first season on Showtime’s ... more

Stephen Colbert Prepares Final 'Colbert Report'

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Stephen Colbert Prepares Final 'Colbert Report'
After nine years nurturing his TV persona of a conservative blowhard talk show host, Stephen Colbert will bid farewell to the other Stephen Colbert on ... more