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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…

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Hundreds of charges in teen's kidnapping

A 34-year-old man originally charged in the kidnapping of a New Hampshire teen is now facing 205 additional charges, according to two grand jury…

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Oxfam digests lessons from 2004 tsunami

Almost ten years ago to the day, the world watched aghast as scenes of carnage unfolded across the countries of the Indian Ocean.

The 2004 tsunami was one of…

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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…

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Selma protesters invoke Ferguson

The chants of protest heard across America in recent weeks echoed Wednesday in the small city where the civil rights movement reached a crescendo five decades…

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Putin promo: 'The bear never asks permission'

Have no fear, Vladimir Putin is here. That seems to be the message in an epic promo released ahead of the Russian president's annual news conference as the…

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New York Times closes out rough 2014

When the New York Times turns the page on 2014, it will leave behind a bumpy year that included a high-profile firing, setbacks with digital innovation and,…

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Yellen: Cheap oil is good for America

The dramatic plunge in oil prices might be spooking some investors, but Janet Yellen isn't worried at all.

The Federal Reserve chief believes oil tumbling…

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Americans send $2 billion a year to Cuba

Trade with Cuba has been blocked for decades, but nearly $2 billion was sent to Cubans last year from within the United States.

Most of it came from…

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What will cost more in 2015

Prepare to pay more for chocolate, coffee, shipping and several other goods and services next year.

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McDonald's dishes around the world

French fries are in short supply at McDonald's restaurants in Japan. Take a look at interesting McDonald's dishes around the world.

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Americans detained abroad

Alan Gross was recently released after being held by the Cuban government since 2009. Here's a look at other Americans who have been detained abroad and their fates.

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12 things to know about Pope Francis

Pope Francis turns 78 years old today. Here are 12 interesting facts about this non-conformist leader of the Catholic Church.

Beginner's guide to Chanukah

Chanukah begins at sundown today. Find out more about this Jewish holiday, which is observed for eight days and nights.

Jeb Bush

Who could run in 2016?

Jeb Bush and Donald Trump are "actively exploring" bids for the White House. See who else might run for president in 2016.

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Not everyone happy with Cuba

Not everyone is happy with U.S.-Cuba thaw

The ringing of the bells in Havana signals a thaw in the Cold War-era feud between Cuba and the U.S. it’s a thaw that resulted in the repatriation of Alan Gross, imprisoned in Cuba for five years. Not everyone was happy with the news: Cubans who fled the Castro regime and now live in Florida protested the decision Wednesday in Miami.

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Sony's cancellation of 'The Interview' is unprecedented

After several of the largest theater chains in the U.S. backed out of showing the comedy ‘The Interview,’ Sony Pictures has canceled its Dec. 25th release of the James Franco and Seth Rogan film about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Lost home movies returned

Family videos returned after 16 years in lost and found

After having been in a lost and found box for 16 years, home videos of the Christini family of New Jersey – including father Mark, daughters Maria and Carolyn, and Mark’s father who recently died -- have been returned to them.

Heart-stopping shoppers

Heart-stopping shoplifters caught on camera

Jeanne Moos reports on some heart-stopping shopping.

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Sony cans 'The Interview'

Sony decides to cancel the release of the movie "The Interview" on Dec. 25 amid threats of terrorism.

Obama on Cuba

U.S. to resume diplomatic relations with Cuba

President Obama announces plans to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba, as Alan Gross is released in a prisoner swap.

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