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Disney Channel’s ‘Jessie’ breaks romantic ground

This photo released by Disney Channel shows Debby Ryan, left, and Jillian Rose Reed, in "Acting With the Frenemy," a new episode of "Jessie," airing on Friday, April 27, 2014, (7:30 PM - 8:00 PM ET/PT), on the Disney Channel. The title character of Disney Channel's "Jessie," starring Ryan, becomes engaged in a four-episode arc that will conclude the season this fall. (AP Photo/Disney Channel, Tony Rivetti)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The title character of “Jessie” heads in an unprecedented direction for a Disney Channel series: toward the altar.

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If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the missing Malaysia Airlines 370 wait in a room after walking out to protest the difficulties of communicating with Malaysian officials through video conferencing in Beijing, China, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet continued its second seabed search on Wednesday as up to 14 planes were to take to the skies for some of the final sweeps of the Indian Ocean for floating debris from the ill-fated airliner. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

BEIJING (AP) — Since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, some lawyers have claimed they can get several millions of dollars in damages for each lost passenger by taking the cases to the United States. But past lawsuits show U.S. federal courts are more likely to throw such cases out if the crashes happened overseas.

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Kohl to make announcement on Bucks’ ownership

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Former Sen. Herb Kohl has called a news conference to discuss the ownership of the Milwaukee Bucks and the team’s future.

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Spring storm cancels Twins-Blue Jays game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins’ game against the Toronto Blue Jays has been postponed because of expected wintry weather.

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Review: ‘Transcendence’ like a clunky TED talk

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Morgan Freeman, from left, Cillian Murphy, and Rebecca Hall in a scene from "Transcendence." (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures, Peter Mountain)

HAL has come a long way.

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