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Obama to Republican critics on immigration: ‘Pass a bill’

The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.

In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen, right, and Liam Hemsworth portrays Gale Hawthorne in a scene from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1."

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‘Hunger Games’ tops box office, sets new record

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" tallied $123 million in ticket sales to score the year's biggest U.S. opening.

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Katy Perry to headline Super Bowl halftime show

The "Roar" hitmaker oins the likes of Madonna, Beyoncé and Prince to perform at the NFL's Super Bowl halftime show.

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PHOTOS: American Music Awards red carpet arrivals

Music's biggest stars strut their stuff on the AMA red carpet.

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Cavalier Daily: Fraternity Members Vacate House Following Threats

A student newspaper at UVA reports the brothers of Phi Kappa Psi have vacated their fraternity house.

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Boy bands top American Music Awards, ladies lead performances

Boy bands bested pop's leading women in the top award categories at the AMAs.

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Kids react to a realistic Barbie doll

The Lammily doll wants to show children that average is beautiful.

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Scandal-plagued former Washington mayor Marion Barry dies

Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine, has died.

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 24

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Protest Outside Phi Kappa Psi Triggers Trespassing Arrests

Four people have been arrested for trespassing at a fraternity house associated with UVA.

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Virginia Downs Miami 30-13 On Senior Day

Virginia defeats the Hurricanes to keep bowl hopes alive.

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Radford Includes Gender ID In Anti-Discrimination Policy

Radford University now includes trangender students and employees as part of its anti-discrimination policy.

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UVA Takes Action Following Incident Chronicled In Rolling Stone

University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan has taken action regarding offenses that were highlighted in a Rolling Stone article.

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New awards, big performances set for Sunday’s AMAs

Taylor Swift will kick off the American Music Awards on Sunday by performing her chart-topping single “Blank Space” and will…

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Joblessness In Virginia Drops In October

The Virginia Employment Commission says the jobless picture improved in October.

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State Supreme Court Denies Huguely’s Request For New Trial

The Virginia Supreme Court has rejected George Huguely's request for a new trial.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."