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Sports, entertainment stars converge for ESPN party

Mekhi Phifer arrives at the ESPN Super Bowl XLIX Party on Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 in Scottsdale, Ariz. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Stars from the sports and entertainment world mingled Friday night at ESPN’s lavish pre-Super Bowl party, which featured an energetic performance from pop newcomer Charli XCX.

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Desert stars: Celebs converge on Phoenix for Super Bowl 49

In this Jan. 11, 2015 file photo, presenter Kevin Hart poses in the press room at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Hart will be providing commentary on the skills, or lack thereof, of people playing Electronic Arts’ popular Madden 15 video game at the  Madden Bowl.  EA will take over a block of downtown Scottsdale, Ariz., for a party that will include performances by Nelly and Florida Georgia Line, and Hart hosting Madden matches between NFL players. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

PHOENIX (AP) — The desert is great for stargazing, and that will certainly be the case as the Super Bowl takes over Phoenix and its suburbs.

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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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Darlington to run Labor Day weekend race at night

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Darlington Raceway’s return to Labor Day weekend will start under the lights.

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Clarification: Super Bowl-Neon Carnival Party story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Jan. 26, The Associated Press reported that the party Neon Carnival, which is held during the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, will host an event two days before the Super Bowl. Neon Carnival is not affiliated with the Coachella festival.

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