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Calle 13 is top nominee at the Latin Grammys

Joan Manuel Serrat, winner of the lifetime achievement award, performs on stage at the Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Tribute at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

The Latin Grammys could mark Independence Day for Calle 13.

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Correction: Billy Joel-Gershwin Prize story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Nov. 19 about Billy Joel receiving the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, The Associated Press reported erroneously the spelling of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s first name. The spelling is Sonia, not Sonya.

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Game Review: ‘Far Cry 4′ climbs to wild heights

This photo provided by Ubisoft shows a scene from the video game, "Far Cry 4." (AP Photo/Ubisoft)

At a time when it seems like many first-person shooter creators have run out of ideas, the keepers of the “Far Cry” franchise have cleverly added elephants that can be employed as makeshift tanks in the latest installment of the freewheeling, out-of-control action series. It’s just one of many inventive flourishes that players will stumble across in the chaotically fun “Far Cry 4.”

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O’Keeffe painting sells for record $44.4M in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — A Georgia O’Keeffe painting of a simple white flower has sold for $44.4 million, more than triple the previous auction record for a work by a female artist.

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Some iconic Roxie Harts tell their stories

This undated image released by The Publicity Office shows Bebe Neuwirth starring as Roxie Hart in the musical "Chicago."  The musical will celebrate its 7,486 performance Sunday night, surpassing "Cats" as the second-longest running show in Broadway history.  (AP Photo/The Publicity Office, Paul Kolnik)

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s only one Roxie Hart but, in reality, there have been plenty.

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