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Werth pleads guilty, will serve 5 days for reckless driving

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and been sentenced to five days in jail for driving 105 mph on the Capital Beltway.

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Hallmark Channel’s Kitten Bowl teams vie for purring rights

This photo provided by Crown Media Family Networks shows kittens playing football in a scene from the Hallmark Channel's "Kitten Bowl II," airing on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, 12 p.m. ET/PT, 11 CT.  (AP Photo/Crown Media Family Networks, Menachem Adelman)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Football tampering is inevitable when felines take the field Sunday in Hallmark Channel’s Kitten Bowl.

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Amanda Seyfried replaces Tatiana Maslany off-Broadway

In this Sept. 6, 2014 file photo, actress Amanda Seyfried poses for photographs on the red carpet for the new movie "While We're Young" during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto. Second Stage Theatre said Thursday that Amanda Seyfried will replace BBC America star Tatiana Maslany in the world premiere of Neil LaBute’s “The Way We Get By.” Maslany, star of “Orphan Black,” withdrew due to schedule conflicts. Previews begin April 28 under the direction of Leigh Silverman.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Orphan Black is out. But a Cosette is taking her place.

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Helen Eustis, award-winning mystery writer, dead at 98

NEW YORK (AP) — Helen Eustis, an Edgar Award-winning mystery writer who later translated works by Georges Simenon and other European authors, has died. She was 98.

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Jim Parsons to play God in Broadway’s ‘An Act of God’

In this Aug. 25, 2014 file photo, Jim Parsons poses in the press room after winning the award for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for his work on “The Big Bang Theory” at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Producers on Thursday said Parsons will star in a stage adaptation of the humor book "The Last Testament: A Memoir by God" on Broadway by 2015. The play, called "An Act of God," is adapted by its author David Javerbaum. Joe Mantello will direct the show, which begins performances May 5 at the Studio 54 theater. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jim Parsons is going from a scientific nerd in “The Big Bang Theory” to a pretty big religious role — the Almighty.

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