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    Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay clean

    DALLAS (AP) An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more than $1,000 at...

    By Schuyler Dixon, AP Sports Writer|

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    Court bites back, exonerates Michigan TV vet who saved dog

    DETROIT (AP) A Boston terrier named Mr. Pigglesworth is as frisky as ever and the Michigan veterinarian who saved the dog's life on a reality TV show has been cleared of misconduct.The Michigan appeals court on Friday overturned a $500 fine...

    By Ed White, Associated Press|

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    Motivational speaker Robbins' coal walk burns more than 30

    DALLAS (AP) More than 30 people who attended an event with motivational speaker Tony Robbins have been treated for burns after Robbins encouraged them to walk on hot coals as a way of conquering their fears, Dallas fire officials said.Five...

    By Erica Hunzinger And David Warren, Associated Press|

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    Lucas abandons plan to build museum in Chicago after lawsuit

    CHICAGO (AP) "Star Wars" creator George Lucas announced Friday that he has abandoned plans to build his art museum in Chicago, blaming delays over a lawsuit from a parks group opposed to development along the city's prized lakefront.The...

    By Jason Keyser, Associated Press|

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    New Hampshire woman drops defamation suit against Bill Cosby

    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) A 72-year-old New Hampshire woman who says Bill Cosby raped her in 1965 withdrew her civil defamation lawsuit against the comedian on Friday, a day after a federal judge had allowed the case to move forward.Kristina...

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    The Latest: Parks group says Lucas decision 'unfortunate'

    CHICAGO (AP) The Latest on filmmaker George Lucas withdrawing his plans to build an art museum in Chicago (all times local):2 p.m.The group that sued to block construction of George Lucas' art museum on Chicago's lakefront says it's unfortunate...

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    'Black-ish' crowd-pleaser Deon Cole solos with TV special

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Deon Cole, a crowd-pleaser as unpredictable Charlie on ABC's sitcom "black-ish," is flying solo with his first stand-up special.His goal with "Deon Cole: Cole Blooded Seminar ," debuting midnight EDT Saturday on Comedy Central,...

    By Lynn Elber, AP Television Writer|

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    Oscar-nominated documentarian Liz Garbus makes a music video

    LOS ANGELES (AP) What does it take to get an Oscar-nominated documentarian to direct a music video?A call from Glenn Close.That's how Liz Garbus, director of "What Happened, Miss Simone?" came to make the video for "Ghost Story," which is being...

    By Sandy Cohen, AP Entertainment Writer|

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    The Latest: EDC organizer offers condolences in girl's death

    LAS VEGAS (AP) The Latest on the death of a 20-year-old California woman who collapsed after attending the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas (all times local):10:50 a.m.Festival organizers are offering condolences to friends and family of a...

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    Judge blocks planned sale of Whitney Houston's Emmy Award

    LOS ANGELES (AP) A federal judge blocked the sale of an Emmy Award that Whitney Houston won 30 years ago after it was put on the auction block by the late singer's family.U.S. District Judge Percy Anderson issued a temporary restraining order...

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