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Welcome to Twitter Rant 101, a la Kim Kardashian West

There’s “clap back,” where celebrities go after haters on social media, and then there’s “clap back” Kim Kardashian West-style, where one of the biggest names in the game takes on a 19-year-old, actress Chloe Grace Moretz.

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Manager says Beatles producer George Martin has died, age 90

George Martin, the producer who guided the Beatles to astounding heights, has died, his manager says. He was 90.

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Helias presents ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’

Helias Catholic High School is presenting the British musical “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang,” and according to director Joyce Weber it is the first time it has been performed in this area.

Lighthouse Preparatory presents ‘The Music Man’

There is trouble in River City, Iowa, and Lighthouse Preparatory Academy is staging the production of “The Music Man” to tell our “River City” audience the story.

Bluegrass bands to play, promote Jefferson City music scene

A local musician is trying to enhance the Jefferson City music scene by bringing the community together through song.

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From the Stacks: Versions of London vary in ‘A Darker Shade of Magic’

In V.E. Schwab’s “A Darker Shade of Magic,” Kell is a royal emissary able to travel across the veil into the four different Londons.

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Local contest winners reflect on Academy Awards, films

A Jefferson City woman is the first person in 24 years to guess all award winners correctly in the News Tribune’s annual movie contest.

Lake of the Ozarks to be setting for Netflix show

Jason Bateman’s new Lake of the Ozarks-based series, “Ozark,” has landed on Netflix.

Singer Gayle McCormick dies; had top-10 hits in 1969, 1971

Gayle McCormick, the lead singer of the group Smith, which recorded the 1969 top-10 song "Baby, It's You," has died in suburban St. Louis.

Manager: Joey Feek, of country duo Joey + Rory, dies at 40

Joey Feek, who with her husband, Rory, formed the award-winning country duo Joey + Rory, died Friday, her manager said.

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From fiction to reality, ice show brings characters to life

Story book characters come to life in the 54th Annual Ice Show, “Off the Pages,” this weekend.

Will TV bills rise with channel choice? Canada to find out

Can you save money if you pay only for the TV channels you watch?

AT&T says DirecTV won’t need a dish or box

Like other cable and satellite companies, AT&T is trying to win new customers by making it a little easier to sign up for and watch TV.

Rolling Stones to play March 25 show in Havana

The Rolling Stones announced Tuesday that the group will play a free concert March 25 in Havana, becoming the most famous act to play Cuba since its 1959 revolution.

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Scene One Theatre presents 'Fools'

Play based on Russian fables brings comedy, satire to the stage

An early Neil Simon play is the latest production for Scene One Theatre.

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