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Mourners remember Swope's generosity

Updated:Thursday, March 8 2018 8:30 PM EST2018-03-09 01:30:12 GMT<p>A building in the area of Silver Street and Main Street in New Albany caught fire on …

Spicy Sugared Pecans to Make Christmas Tex-ified

Sugared pecans are a time honored tradition in Texas, for just about every holiday. This spicier version is super fun for Christmas!<p>Sugared pecans are a time honored Texas tradition. They’ve been on many a holiday table in my lifetime, though this spicier version is new to me. New, and completely …

Dessert

'Star Trek' began filming 50 years ago

The crew of the Enterprise walked in front of cameras for the first time on 27 November 1964 -- but the legendary TV show nearly didn't make it to the screen.<p>Fifty years ago this Thanksgiving the crew of the starship Enterprise walked in front of cameras for the first time and began filming on a …

Science Fiction

'Hunger Games' tops U.S. chart with $123 million on opening weekend

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1” tallied $123 million in ticket sales to top weekend box office charts and score the year’s biggest U.S. opening, according to studio estimates.<p>Cast member Jennifer Lawrence poses at the premiere of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay …

Two-platoon system thriving for No. 1 Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Whether top-ranked Kentucky could beat the NBA's winless Philadelphia 76ers isn't the point for a squad looking strong enough to beat everybody else in college basketball.<p>Early on, it doesn't seem like it's even close.<p>The Wildcats resemble the NCAA's version of Team USA with …

Yule Log

10 of the Greatest Movie Transformations Ever

In honor of Steve Carell's dramatic makeover in Bennett Miller's intense docudrama "Foxcatcher" (in theaters now), we compiled a list of some of the most extraordinary physical transformations ever on the big screen.<p>From Christian Bale in "The Machinist" to Hilary Swank in "Boys Don't Cry," the …

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay--Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I<p>We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>The biggest problem with the new <i>Hunger Games</i> movie is right there in the title: <i>Part 1</i>. <i>Mockingjay</i>, …

Mike Nichols | 1931 - 2014

Steven Zeitchik<p>The first major honor came in 1962, when he won a comedy album Grammy for “An Evening With Mike Nichols and Elaine May.” Among the last — and the one that completed Nichols’ coveted EGOT — arrived nearly 40 years later when he took home an Emmy for directing the TV adaptation of …

12 Things You Didn't Know About Taco Bell

By: Kristin Hunt<p>Back in the early 1950s, Glen Bell was just a dude who wanted to make people tacos. Today, he's left us an empire of snarkily-labeled hot sauces that is always there when we need it most. An achievement like that deserves its due, which is why we rounded up Taco Bell's most …

Taco Bell

Stephen Colbert Makes Valiant Effort To Compete With 'GMA' In November Sweeps

Attempting to get ahead in the thick of November sweeps, Stephen Colbert is pulling out all the stops.<p>In an effort to boost ratings this month, the Comedy Central host showcased "lesbian puppies" Monday night.<p>No, seriously:<p>But sadly, even these puppies can't beat ABC News' attempt to gain viewers, …