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  1. Nelson Mandela Memorial: Obama Praises Last Great Liberator of 20th Century

    6:58 am 12/10/2013

    The U.S. president, who was joined by world leaders and stars like Bono and Charlize Theron, called on people to carry forward the South African leader's legacy by fighting injustice.Read more

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  2. Study: Just Prior to Anniversary of Sandy Hook Massacre, TV is Awash in Violence (Exclusive)

    1:14 pm 12/9/2013

    A conservative group is blasting Hollywood for advocating gun control even as it portrayed 101 acts of gun violence about a week before the anniversary of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn.Read more

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  3. Obama Presents Billy Joel, Shirley MacLaine With Kennedy Center Honors

    7:04 pm 12/8/2013

    Carlos Santana, Herbie Hancock and opera star Martina Arroyo also were honored at a Sunday night ceremony that will air Dec. 29 on CBS.Read more

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  4. Obama: I Want to Host ESPN's 'SportsCenter' When I Retire

    6:00 am 12/4/2013

    The president put in his ask to Disney CEO Bob Iger at a private meeting with entertainment moguls during his Nov. 26 visit to Jeffrey Katzenberg's DreamWorks Animation.Read more

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  5. Morrissey Slams Thanksgiving

    11:48 am 11/28/2013

    The former Smiths frontman bashes the American turkey feast writing, "Please ignore the abysmal example set by President Obama who, in the name of Thanksgiving, supports torture as 45 million birds are horrifically abused; dragged through electrified stun baths, and then have their throats slit."Read more

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  6. Studio Heads Describe Private Meeting with Obama as 'Love Fest'

    3:26 pm 11/27/2013

    On his visit to DreamWorks this week, the President praised Jeffrey Katzenberg and spent more than an hour talking with studio heads about piracy, Obamacare, Iran and other issues. Read more

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  7. Miley Cyrus Leads Time's Person of the Year Voting

    12:22 pm 11/27/2013

    UPDATED: The pop star's triumph over President Obama, the Boston bombers and several Hollywood heavyweights may be due to the work of a couple of hackers.Read more

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  8. Obama Defends Affordable Care Act at Magic Johnson Fundraiser

    9:25 pm 11/25/2013

    UPDATED: Obama arrived in Beverly Hills Monday evening for the first of several fundraisers expected to net more than $3 million for the Democratic Party.Read more

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  9. Obama Calls Hollywood an 'Engine' of Economy at DreamWorks Animation

    5:08 pm 11/25/2013

    UPDATED: The president stressed "responsibility" in portraying gun violence in front of DWA CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg, elected officials and executives from major studios and networks.Read more

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  10. 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Sparks Online Political Debate (Video)

    8:00 am 11/23/2013

    Donald Sutherland, who plays President Snow, hopes the movie will "stir up a revolution." Be careful what you wish for.Read more

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