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Someone recently put a 3/4-carat diamond in a Salvation Army kettle outside a Walmart in Shawnee, Kansas

Jewel of a gift lands in Kansas City area Salvation Army kettle REUTERS Reuters US Online Report Domestic News Dec 09, 2011 13:25 EST KANSAS CITY, Mo (Reuters) – Tossing a stone into a Salvation Army kettle at Christmas wouldn’t be a nice thing to do. Unless it’s a diamond, of course. Someone recently put

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Guy Ritchie says the biggest danger when making the sequel to his 2009 box office hit “Sherlock Holmes” was complacency

Guy Ritchie — pressure paid off in Sherlock sequel Sarah Mills Reuters US Online Report Entertainment News Dec 09, 2011 09:03 EST LONDON (Reuters) – British director Guy Ritchie says the biggest danger when making the sequel to his 2009 box office hit “Sherlock Holmes” was complacency. Madonna’s former husband was on the red carpet

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Victims of Bosnia’s 1992-95 war had most of their anxieties over a film by Hollywood star Angelina Jolie put to rest

Jolie quiets Bosnian critics with war film screening REUTERS Reuters US Online Report Entertainment News Dec 09, 2011 07:47 EST SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Victims of Bosnia’s 1992-95 war had most of their anxieties over a film by Hollywood star Angelina Jolie put to rest at a private screening this week. Objections to filming Jolie’s tale

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Whoooops! ‘Mythbusters’ survey the damage after one of their experiments went real bad

The stars of the TV show ‘Mythbusters’ visit a California neighborhood to survey the damage after one of their experiments went bad. A cannonball missed its target and careened into homes, knocking holes in walls. (Dec. 8)

Defamation case ruling last week is seen by outside observers as potentially having chilling effects on other bloggers

Judge in defamation case rules blogger is no journalist Alex Dobuzinskis Reuters US Online Report Domestic News Dec 08, 2011 17:24 EST (Reuters) – A federal judge has ruled that a Montana blogger was not acting as a journalist when she posted inflammatory statements about an Oregon attorney and that she is not protected from

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“The Drop” climbed to the top of the Publishers Weekly best-sellers list on Thursday

“The Drop ” debuts at top of best-sellers list REUTERS Reuters US Online Report Entertainment News Dec 08, 2011 13:56 EST NEW YORK (Reuters) – “The Drop” climbed to the top of the Publishers Weekly best-sellers list on Thursday. The list is compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors

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