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You can stream the Super Bowl

This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

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McDonald’s serving up ‘smarter’ Happy Meals

Ronald McDonald plans to serve up a side of literacy as the fast food giant swaps toys for millions of books.

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OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

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Ben Stiller pouts his way into the record books at ‘Zoolander 2’ premiere

Ben Stiller entered the history books on Thursday night when he set a record for taking a picture with the world's largest selfie stick during the "Zoolander 2" premiere in London.

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REVIEW: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ isn’t the Coen Brothers’ best – but it’s not their worst

Beneath all the old Hollywood glamour is familiar Coen territory: faith, folly, finding your purpose and just trying to live a good life.

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‘Playboy’ puts its clothes on – sort of

The great-granddaughter of novelist Ernest Hemingway strips off for a revamped issue of the magazine as it abandons full frontal nudity for flirty, more natural shots of women.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Threat targets sheriff’s office at center of ‘Making a Murderer’

Authorities say a caller who phoned in a bomb threat to a Wisconsin county sheriff's office made an apparent reference to "getting justice" for the man at the center of the Netflix documentary.

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REVIEW: ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ is a good time

It’s an entertaining - if uninspired - retelling of a tale you’ve heard, read, and seen a dozen times. But this time, Lizzy Bennet’s packing heat, which just seems right.

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Facebook marks 12th birthday with gift to users

Facebook is giving friendship collages to its 1.6 billion users in celebration of the social network's 12th birthday.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 4

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

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Sex assault case against Cosby can proceed

A judge has refused to throw out the sex assault case against Bill Cosby, sweeping aside a former district attorney's claim that he granted the comedian immunity from prosecution a decade ago.

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‘Sports Illustrated’ turning its swimsuit edition into TV show

TNT will air a special on Feb. 13 that builds up to the reveal of which model appears on the cover of its annual swimsuit edition.

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Bennet sisters don swords in ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

Jane Austen's classic tale gets a somewhat different makeover for cinema screens with heroine Elizabeth Bennet armed with a sword and fighting zombies.

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New ‘Star Wars’ video game to bridge the gap between movies

It has dominated the box office. Now "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is looking to take a light saber to the competition in the video game world.

This image provided by Snickers actress Betty White in an advertisement for Snickers to air during the 2010 Super Bowl. White has been voted the Entertainer of the Year by members of The Associated Press.

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WATCH: History’s most talked about Super Bowl commercials

We've rounded up thirteen of the most memorable Super Bowl commercials. Which one is your favorite?

In this undated photo, Jimi Hendrix performs with a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar. The Stratocaster, used by countless professional and amateur musicians, celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2014.

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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 3

A look back at some of the biggest stories in Hollywood history.

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20 years on, TV series brings O.J. Simpson case full circle on race

"The People v. O.J. Simpson," a 10-episode drama series starting on the FX network on Feb. 2, sets the 1994 arrest, year-long trial and acquittal of one of America's best-loved sporting heroes firmly in the arena of the nation's still troubled history of race relations.

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5 days ago

It’s Fluff vs Ruff in annual Puppy Bowl

Dozens of dogs got ready for action for the latest production of the Puppy Bowl, which aims to raise awareness about pet adoption.

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Cosby due in court as lawyers push to get charges dropped

A former prosecutor is expected to be a key witness when lawyers for Bill Cosby ask a Pennsylvania judge to dismiss the only criminal case lodged against him.

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Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau’s 10-Year Sentence

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An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.

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Hung Jury Declared in Trial of Former Illinois Prosecutor

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Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in the trial of Curtis Lovelace.

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Amtrak, Illinois Reach Deal to Maintain Instate Service

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The deal announced Friday will maintain service through the end of the fiscal year on June 30 at a cost of $38.3 million to the state. The department paid $42 million the previous fiscal year.

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State Museum to Reopen with Governor’s Amendatory Veto

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Rauner has amendatorily vetoed a bill lawmakers approved a few months ago that would reopen the museum and all its satellite locations.

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Woman Convicted of Involuntary Manslaughter of Child Sentenced

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Cammie Kelly is going to prison for four years.