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Security experts doubt North Korea hacked into Sony

Some cybersecurity experts say it is unlikely North Korea was behind the cyberattack that crippled Sony Pictures' computers and possibly leaked unreleased movies online.

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‘A Christmas Carol’ brings holiday cheer to Stained Glass Theatre

The Charles Dickens novel comes to life on stage as Stained Glass Theatre presents “A Christmas Carol.”

Holiday festivities continue at Scene One Theatre

Scene One Theatre again this year joins in the holiday festivities in the downtown Jefferson City area as they present “Season’s Greetings.”

Monticello singers return this season

The Monticello Singers is presenting “Come to the Music,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church in Jefferson City.

‘Mockingjay’ tops ‘Penguins,’ ‘Horrible Bosses’

Moviegoers wanted another helping of “The Hunger Games.”

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Fans go wild over 88-second 'Star Wars' teaser

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a helmetless storm trooper appeared in frame, panicked and sweaty in the middle of vast desert landscape, kicking off the first official look at "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

Christmas time events begin in Mid-Missouri

Streets, churches and performance halls will be filled with the sights and sounds of the holiday season as the next few weeks draw closer to Christmas Day. The first weekend of Advent begins with the Downtown Lighting Ceremony at 4:30 p.m. today on High Street.

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Pepsi gets Super Bowl campaign started early

Super Bowl 49 is still more than two months away, but Pepsi is drumming up an audience for the halftime show.

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Cathedral may become museum to the slave trade

A plan to open what would be the nation’s only museum centered on the trans-Atlantic slave trade would focus on the Episcopal Church’s role in its history and the sometimes-buried legacy of slavery in northern states like Rhode Island.

College buys $219K Chinese conference table

A New Jersey lawmaker is calling for a review of a state university’s purchase of a $219,000 custom-built, multimedia conference table from a company in China, where it has a campus it hopes to expand.

City’s ugly Christmas tree getting single red bulb

A much-maligned public Christmas tree in Pennsylvania is getting the Charlie Brown treatment. Officials in Reading say the spindly branches will be decorated with a single red ornamental bulb — just like the scrawny tree in the beloved “Peanuts” holiday tale.

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Witherspoon goes on a soul-baring ride in 'Wild'

Once she'd decided to take on her gritty new role in "Wild," there were a few things Reese Witherspoon knew she DIDN'T want to hear from movie studio executives.

Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story

Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story.

Garth Brooks cites Ferguson for cancellation

Singer Garth Brooks has canceled a Thanksgiving appearance on NBC's "Tonight" show because he said it "seemed distasteful" given the reaction to the decision not to prosecute Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown this summer.

‘Wizard of Oz’ Cowardly Lion costume fetches $3M

The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film “The Wizard of Oz” and the piano from the movie “Casablanca” each sold for over $3 million at a New York City auction.

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