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High Heel Race hits the D.C. streets

Wed Oct 29, 2014

The annual 17th Street High Heel race features mostly men dressed in fantastic drag costumes who parade up and down part of 17th Street in Northwest before racing each other in heels that are required to be at least two inches high. Full Story

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'House of Cards' actress Norment dies

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Actress Elizabeth Norment, who portrayed the secretary to Kevin Spacey's hard-driving politico Frank Underwood in the Netflix series "House of Cards," has died. She was 61 years old. Full Story

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'Hoarders' psychologist testifies at murder trial

Thu Oct 30, 2014

A psychologist who stars on a reality TV show testified at a murder trial that a California man accused of killing an animal control officer had a hoarding disorder and could have reacted violently to anyone trying to take away his many animals. Full Story

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Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero

Wed Oct 29, 2014

Elton John called Pope Francis "my hero" for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church at his annual AIDS benefit. Full Story

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Orson Welles' last film may finally be released

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Orson Welles's last film may finally be nearing release after decades as one of cinema's most storied unfinished creations. Full Story

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Friends remember Ben Bradlee as lion of journalism

Wed Oct 29, 2014

Ben Bradlee, the longtime executive editor of The Washington Post during some of its proudest moments, was remembered as a "journalistic warrior" Wednesday during his funeral at Washington National Cathedral. Full Story

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Second upscale movie theater debuts in Bethesda

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Dinner and a movie may never be the same thanks to a second luxury theater opening in North Bethesda this weekend. Full Story

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Senators stage their own 'Survivor' show

Wed Oct 29, 2014

Jeff Flake and Martin Heinrich were willing to go to great lengths to prove that a Democratic and Republican U.S. senator could work together. Full Story

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Viral video documents New York street harassment

Thu Oct 30, 2014

A video recording the comments a woman hears as she walks around the nation's biggest city is a testament to the pervasiveness of street harassment women face, its creators said. Full Story

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Suge Knight, Katt Williams charged with robbery

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Suge Knight and comedian Katt Williams were arrested and charged with robbery Wednesday after a celebrity photographer reported the men stole her camera last month. Full Story

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NBCUniversal settles with unpaid interns for $6.4M

Tue Oct 28, 2014

Nearly 9,000 unpaid interns stand to benefit from a $6.4 million settlement with NBCUniversal over back wages. Full Story

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AP PHOTOS: Israel prison hosts inmate fashion show

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Alert the fashion police: prisoners in an Israeli jail have presented their debut collections, bringing the do's and don'ts of design straight to the halls of a penitentiary. Full Story

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Wisconsin studies music and memory program

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Mike Knutson taught himself to play the harmonica as a child, and the 96-year-old sang with his family for most of his life. Even now, as he suffers from dementia, music is an important part of his life thanks to a study looking at the impact of a nationwide music program aimed at helping dementia patients. Full Story

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Hancock shares life lessons in new memoir

Thu Oct 30, 2014

Herbie Hancock doesn't begin or end his newly published memoir "Possibilities" by recalling any of the many highlights in his 50-plus-year career such as receiving the 2008 Album of the Year Grammy Award for "River: The Joni Letters." Full Story

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Man claims to be Denzel Washington during arrest

Wed Oct 29, 2014

A Tennessee man being arrested on charges of illegal marijuana possession told police he was Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington. Full Story

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Former Texas coach Mack Brown enjoying TV job

Wed Oct 29, 2014

Mack Brown is enjoying the television gig that keeps him involved in football, but has not closed the door on coaching. Full Story

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Monica Potter wants to save her show 'Parenthood'

Wed Oct 29, 2014

Monica Potter is like most fans of NBC's "Parenthood" -- she's in denial that the show is in its final season. Full Story

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Marvel unveils slate of films through 2019

Tue Oct 28, 2014

"Doctor Strange," ''Black Panther," ''Captain Marvel" and the "Inhumans" are joining the Marvel cinematic universe. Full Story