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Who else was worthy of 'Late Show' prize?

Congratulations, Stephen Colbert, on winning CBS' "Late Show" gig. You're brilliantly funny, you've proven yourself in the Comedy Central farm leagues, and odds are you will be a worthy successor to David Letterman.

Date set for New Mexico dig for Atari 'E.T.' games

Organizers of a search in a New Mexico landfill for a rumored stash of what some call the worst video game ever made by Atari announced Thursday that the dig will get underway this month.

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Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman on late show

CBS moved swiftly Thursday to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, who will take over the "Late Show" next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy.

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Twitter tweaks website to attract new users

As Twitter looks to broaden its appeal beyond its 241 million users, the company is introducing a redesign of profile pages that includes bigger photos, more user controls and a distinct resemblance to Facebook.

Jefferson City movie theater plans renovation, expansion

Project will cost "millions of dollars"

Capital 8 Theaters in Jefferson City may soon become Capital 9, with plans for a multi-million dollar expansion in the developmental stage.

'TeamCasts' make debut in Final Four coverage

Three broadcast choices confused some viewers

"We" is not a word heard in nationally televised sports coverage in reference to one side, but the "TeamCasts" that made their debut Saturday wanted fans to feel that the announcers were in their corner.

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Watch out! 'River Monsters' returns for 6th season

Jeremy Wade hosts Animal Planet's "River Monsters," the network's most popular series, where he goes around the world to find ugly and often legendary creatures that lurk in murky waters.

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New AMC drama 'Turn': a Revolutionary War spy ring

In real life, George Washington didn't know he was going down in history any more than do the characters of "Turn," a new AMC drama about four young Americans who find themselves part of an espionage network destined to help the Continentals beat their British oppressors.

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'Parenthood' star Burkholder sheds light on autism

Max Burkholder strives to be a normal teen while working on the NBC drama "Parenthood." Burkholder's character, also named Max, isn't your typical teen. He has Asperger syndrome, a mild form of autism.

New Mexico clears way for Atari games dig

New Mexico environmental regulators said Thursday that they have granted approval for three companies to dig up an Alamogordo landfill in search of a rumored cache of what some deem the worst Atari video game of all time.

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Hasbro picks 5 'house rules' for new Monopoly set

No rent collection while in jail, double the dough for landing on Go and clean out Free Parking if your luck takes you there are among five made-up Monopoly rules Facebook fans voted in for future editions of the board game.

Dutch doubt where to return Crimean gold

A Dutch historical museum got more than the bronze swords, golden helmets and precious gems it bargained for when it organized an exhibition on ancient treasures from Ukraine: it also inherited a diplomatic mess.

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Hogan's return adds muscle to WrestleMania 30

Hulk Hogan will be hosting Sunday's WrestleMania 30 in New Orleans. However, Hogan might have a few hard fists left in the red-and-yellow tank.

Jennifer Lopez-backed company buys Fuse

The Jennifer Lopez-backed company that owns NUVOtv, an English-language cable entertainment network aimed at Latinos, has bought the Fuse music network.

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James Franco apologies for Instagram flirtation

James Franco has apologized for his Instagram flirtation with a 17-year-old.









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