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    YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) YouTube's legacy extends beyond its pioneering role in the Internet's video revolution. The 10-year-old site provided a stage for exhibitionists, narcissists and activists to broadcast their opinions, show off their talents,...

    By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer|

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    After a decade online, YouTube is redefining celebrity

    LOS ANGELES (AP) It's a meet-and-greet worthy of an A-list star.Outside the three-story bookstore at the outdoor shopping mecca known as The Grove, hundreds of mostly young women have formed a line that stretches past trendy clothing stores and...

    By Derrik J. Lang, AP Entertainment Writer|

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    AP Was There: Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston heavyweight rematch

    EDITOR'S NOTE: On May 25, 1965, Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston in the first round of a heavyweight bout that produced one of the strangest finishes in boxing history as well as one of sports' most iconic moments photos of Ali hovering over...

    By Will Grimsley, Associated Press|

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    Iconic filmmaker John Waters to receive honorary degree

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) When the Rhode Island School of Design offered iconic filmmaker John Waters an honorary degree, he was surprised. After all, he got thrown out of every school he ever went to.Known for quirky films that push the boundaries...

    By Amy Anthony, Associated Press|

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    Crime caper kingpin Dashiell Hammett papers home at U of SC

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) A major collection of letters, photos and publications of the late crime fiction author Dashiell Hammett has been acquired by the University of South Carolina and will be made available to students and scholars within the...

    By Susanne M. Schafer, Associated Press|

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    Q&A: Boston Pops maestro Keith Lockhart on music, tech

    BOSTON (AP) Keith Lockhart was just 35 and a musical wunderkind when he took over as conductor of the Boston Pops in 1995.Now in his 20th season, Lockhart has raised his baton 1,700 times to lead the group nicknamed "America's Orchestra." Along...

    By William J. Kole, Associated Press|

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    John Nash, wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86.Nash and...

    By Bruce Shipkowski, Associated Press|

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    Nobel-winning mathematician John Nash, wife, portrayed in 'A Beautiful Mind,' killed in crash

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) Nobel-winning mathematician John Nash, wife, portrayed in 'A Beautiful Mind,' killed in crash.

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    John Nash and wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ taxi crash

    TRENTON, N.J. -- John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86.

    By Bruce Shipkowski Associated Press|

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    John Nash and wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ crash

    TRENTON, N.J. -- The Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind" has died in a car crash along with his wife in New Jersey. John Forbes Nash Jr. was 86.

    By Bruce Shipkowski Associated Press|

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