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Carano to meet with UFC about MMA return vs Rousey

In this May 31, 2008, file photo, Gina Carano smiles after defeating Kaitlin Young in their EliteXC 140-pound bout in Newark, N.J. Carano was scheduled to meet with UFC President Dana White on Wednesday night, April 9, to discuss a return to mixed martial arts for a potential bout with bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gina Carano is scheduled to meet with UFC President Dana White on Wednesday night to discuss a return to mixed martial arts for a bout with bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey.

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With vampires, Jim Jarmusch takes the long view

This April 1, 2014 file photo shows director Jim Jarmusch performing with the band Squrl at the "Only Lovers Left Alive" concert event in New York. Jarmusch’s latest film, “Only Lovers Left Alive,” is a deadpan tale of the undead. Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston star as chic, long-living vampires who, though deeply in love, are currently living separately. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s tempting to think of Jim Jarmusch’s high-standing white hair as the mark of a lightning bolt that struck him long ago, leaving him forever an eager receiver for the electricity of inspiration.

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Love blossoms, wanes in Sarah Polley’s ‘Waltz’

In this Sept. 11, 2011 photo, director-screenwriter-actress Sarah Polley poses for a portrait during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada.  (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)

TORONTO (AP) — Sarah Polley’s getting an earful from reporters asking her just how autobiographical the marital breakup is in her latest film, “Take This Waltz.” The writer-director’s answer: It’s not autobiographical at all.

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