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'Guardians' tops Labor Day, summer box office

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The intergalactic misfits of "Guardians of the Galaxy" are the summer's box-office superheroes. More>>

Celebrity chef Todd English charged with DWI in NY

Restauranteur Todd English attends the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards on Monday, May 5, 2014, in New York Restauranteur Todd English attends the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards on Monday, May 5, 2014, in New York
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Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York. More>>

Daughter: Joan Rivers is in 'serious condition

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Joan Rivers remained in serious condition in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. More>>

Crafting a menu fit for a president Video included

Providence restaurateur John Elkhay and his team of chefs are the architects of the menu for a Democratic fundraiser in Newport headlined by President Obama. Providence restaurateur John Elkhay and his team of chefs are the architects of the menu for a Democratic fundraiser in Newport headlined by President Obama.
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A local restaurateur says he's agonized over getting every detail just right for a fundraiser in Newport headlined by President Obama. More>>

Comedian Joan Rivers hospitalized in New York City

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Joan Rivers remained in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. More>>

Officials: Joan Rivers rushed to hospital

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Joan Rivers was hospitalized Thursday after she was rushed from a doctor's office when she went into cardiac arrest, police and hospital officials said. More>>

Jolie, Pitt wed privately at chateau in France

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Jolie and Pitt wed Saturday in a small chapel in a private ceremony attended by family and friends. More>>

Mass Lottery announces New England Patriots scratch ticket game

New England Patriots fans can test their luck with a new Massachusetts Lottery game. New England Patriots fans can test their luck with a new Massachusetts Lottery game.
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New England Patriots fans can test their luck with a new Massachusetts Lottery game.
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Theatre By The Sea announces 2015 season

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? Matunuck's Theatre By The Sea is announcing next season's lineup of shows. More>>

'Breaking Bad' and 'Modern Family' win Emmy Awards

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"Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad" triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable fare retains the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series such as "Orange Is the New... More>>

Beyonce seizes moment at MTV Video Music Awards

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By CHRIS TALBOTT AP Music Writer They don't call her Queen Bey for nothing. More>>

Bruce Sundlun featured in WWII documentary Video included

"Above and Beyond" will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Admission is free. "Above and Beyond" will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Admission is free.
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In a new documentary film, former Rhode Island governor and WWII pilot Bruce Sundlun reveals how he survived after being shot down over Nazi-occupied Belgium. More>>

Aniston, Hamm, Hudson set to Stand Up to Cancer

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Jennifer Aniston, Jon Hamm, Halle Berry, Reese Witherspoon and Kiefer Sutherland want to connect with you about cancer. More>>

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96 Video included

Announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live," ''The Price is Right" and other programs, died Monday. Announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live," ''The Price is Right" and other programs, died Monday.
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Don Pardo began his first vocal work at radio station WJAR in Providence, launching his longtime television and radio career.

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Downton Abbey stars back charity after water snafu

ITV to released a second photo to support the charity WaterAid ITV to released a second photo to support the charity WaterAid
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Downton Abbey's stars are poking fun at the water bottle goof, all for the benefit of charity. More>>

Oops! 'Downton Abbey' promo shot snafu

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The promo shot for the TV costume drama series "Downton Abbey" was removed from the show's Instagram and Facebook accounts after viewers pointed out an item that clearly didn't belong in the picture. More>>

Publicist: Casey Kasem to be buried in Norway

Radio Hall of Fame member Casey Kasem. Radio Hall of Fame member Casey Kasem.
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Casey Kasem's daughter says the wife of the late radio personality plans to bury him in Norway. More>>

David Gregory leaving NBC

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Embattled "Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory is leaving NBC News and Chuck Todd will replace him.
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Wife says Robin Williams had Parkinson's disease

In this July 29, 2013 file photo, actor Robin Williams participates in the "The Crazy Ones" panel at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. In this July 29, 2013 file photo, actor Robin Williams participates in the "The Crazy Ones" panel at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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The wife of Robin Williams says the actor and comedian was in the early stages of Parkinson's disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide. More>>

Tech This Out: Gear 2 Neo Video included

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The Gear 2 Neo is one of Samsung's newest smart watches.
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Robin Williams remembered in Southern New England

Comedian and actor Robin Williams made audiences laugh in Southern New England. More>>

Explore an interactive timeline on the life and career of actor and comedian Robin Williams. More>>

Lorde and Taylor (Swift) take cooking class in RI

This image posted to Lorde's Instagram account on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, shows her and Taylor Swift taking a cooking class in Westerly. This image posted to Lorde's Instagram account on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, shows her and Taylor Swift taking a cooking class in Westerly.
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Taylor Swift and Lorde recently took a cooking class with chef and co-owner Jeanie Roland of Ella's Fine Food and Drink. More>>

Roger Williams Park Zoo announces year-round military discount

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Roger Williams Park Zoo announces a year-round military discount for general zoo admission. More>>

Prized paintings restored and returned to New Bedford

"Mt. Sir Donald" by Albert Bierstadt after restoration. "Mt. Sir Donald" by Albert Bierstadt after restoration.
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Several prized paintings have been restored for the city of New Bedford. More>>

Robin Williams found dead at age 63

In this July 29, 2013 file photo, actor Robin Williams participates in the "The Crazy Ones" panel at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. In this July 29, 2013 file photo, actor Robin Williams participates in the "The Crazy Ones" panel at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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Actor and comedian Robin Williams is found dead at his California home.
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Billy Joel serenades Christie Brinkley with 'Uptown Girl' at concert

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Sounds like Christie Brinkley will always be Billy Joel's "Uptown Girl." Twenty years after the couple divorced, the Piano Man serenaded his former love during his Madison Square Garden concert Thursday with the '80s song inspired by her. More>>

Charges dropped in Taylor Swift home disturbance

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Charges have been dropped against three people accused of causing a disturbance outside singer Taylor Swift's beachside home in Rhode Island. More>>

Woody Allen's handprints on Pawtucket walk of fame

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Legendary director Woody Allen has added his handprints to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but not the one in California. More>>

Zoo announces birth of giant anteater baby

Roger Williams Park Zoo released this undated photo of a baby giant anteater born July 25, 2014. Roger Williams Park Zoo released this undated photo of a baby giant anteater born July 25, 2014.
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The newest baby at Roger Williams Park Zoo is a giant -- anteater.
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One Direction to kick off Southern New England leg of tour

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Officials at Gillette Stadium say they expect crowds of more than 150,000 this weekend. More>>

Alleged assailant on Woody Allen's RI movie set granted bail Video included

Mark Spiridakos is accused of throwing a chair and getting into a fight with security officers while on the set of Woody Allen's movie set in Providence. Mark Spiridakos is accused of throwing a chair and getting into a fight with security officers while on the set of Woody Allen's movie set in Providence.
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A man who police say threw a chair while on the set of Woody Allen's Providence movie appears in court. More>>

Rhode Island represented well in America's Got Talent Video included

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Two performers from our area who are competing on America's Got Talent had another chance to impress the judges Tuesday night. And now America has the chance to vote. More>>

Police: Man assaulted security officer on Woody Allen's movie set

Police say Mark Spiridakos, seen in this user-submitted photo, was arrested Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 for assaulting a security guard on Woody Allen's Providence movie set. Police say Mark Spiridakos, seen in this user-submitted photo, was arrested Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 for assaulting a security guard on Woody Allen's Providence movie set.
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Police say a man was arrested for assaulting a security guard on Woody Allen's Providence movie set. More>>

Jeffrey Osborne to hold celebrity softball classic at McCoy Stadium

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NBC 10's Frank Carpano talks with Jeffrey Osborne, who is hosting a celebrity softball game at McCoy Stadium to benefit local charities.
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Newport Jazz closes out 60th anniversary festival

Newport Jazz closes out its 60th anniversary festival. NBC 10 Photographer Bob Farrell shows some of the action. More>>

Despite rainy forecast, festivals scheduled to go on

The Seafood Festival in Charlestown is scheduled to go on as planned despite a rainy forecast. The Seafood Festival in Charlestown is scheduled to go on as planned despite a rainy forecast.
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The Newport Jazz Festival, Charlestown's Seafood Festival, Leapfest and New Bedford's Feast of the Blessed Sacrament will go on as planned. More>>

Newport Jazz Festival kicks off 60th anniversary

The Newport Jazz Festival kicks off its 60th anniversary with a lineup of young and emerging artists, and a few old favorites sprinkled in. More>>

Happy birthday, Harry Potter! New covers in time for character's birthday

LONDON, England (ABC) - Thursday marks Harry Potter's 34th birthday, and as fans grow older with the beloved character, it's getting increasingly easier to pass the magic along to their kids.Bloomsbury has been releasing new covers over the past few months for a re-imagined edition of the series. This version, featuring new content from the website Pottermore, has been molded as a "child-friendly reading experience," according to the publisher. The books will hit stores September 1, the day H... More>>

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