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  1. 2014 Boston Marathon: Winner Talks Being Dubbed a 'Hero,' Getting a Call From the President

    6:26 pm 4/24/2014

    Meb Keflezighi, 38, has had an "amazing" week since he became the first American to win the Boston Marathon in 31 years; "People usually say 'congratulations,' but what they've been saying this year is 'thank you,'" he told THR.Read more

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  2. Barack Obama Pays Tribute to Frankie Knuckles in Letter to Late DJ's Family

    1:39 pm 4/22/2014

    In the April 17 letter, Obama called Knuckles -- who died at 59 three weeks ago -- a "trailblazer in his field."Read more

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  3. Former Sony CEO Howard Stringer Named Director of Time Inc.

    12:33 pm 4/22/2014

    Time CEO Joseph Ripp will be board chairman after the company is spun out of Time Warner.Read more

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  4. Bill Ayers, Noam Chomsky to Appear in Dinesh D'Souza's New Film (Video)

    10:30 am 4/22/2014

    The follow-up to "2016: Obama's America" will feature several prominent progressives, including Alan Dershowitz and Charles Truxillo, airing controversial opinions. Read more

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  5. Obama Adds Second Big-Dollar Hollywood Fundraiser to L.A. Visit

    2:45 pm 4/15/2014

    The president is holding an intimate "round table" discussion at the Beverly Hilton, the morning after a fundraiser at the home of Disney chairman Alan Horn.Read more

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  6. President Obama, First Lady Attend Denzel Washington Broadway Play

    4:19 pm 4/11/2014

    "A Raisin in the Sun," from playwright Lorraine Hansberry, is the first Broadway show the couple has attended together since 2009.Read more

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  7. Hollywood Ties Become Liability for Two of Obama's Ambassador Picks

    5:00 am 4/2/2014

    Television producer Colleen Bell and political strategist Noah Mamet wait months for Senate approval during an unusually nasty confirmation process.Read more

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  8. Dinesh D'Souza Mocks President Obama in Funny or Die Spoof (Video)

    12:36 pm 3/25/2014

    The right-wing filmmaker, who is under indictment for violating campaign finance laws, borrows video from Zach Galifianakis' interview with the president to market his upcoming movie, "America."Read more

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  9. Adam Scott Reprises 'Step Brothers' Character for Funny or Die Obamacare Clip (Video)

    10:22 am 3/25/2014

    The White House makes another effort to encourage young people to sign up for insurance by the March 31 deadline.Read more

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