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Packers: Favre induction ceremony broadcast inside stadium

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The stadium bowl at Lambeau Field will be open for fans who cannot make it inside the venue’s atrium to attend quarterback Brett Favre’s induction ceremony into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame.

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Graceland brings Elvis back to his Las Vegas home

This Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 photo shows simple and bedazzled suits once worn by Elvis, many while performing on-stage in Las Vegas displayed at the Westgate Las Vegas Hotel, originally the International Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. The costumes are expected to be among the memorabilia straight from his Graceland home in Memphis, Tenn. It’s part of a partnership between Graceland and the Westgate Las Vegas to establish a permanent exhibit and revive the Elvis concert experience in the showroom where the icon once performed. (AP Photo/ Kimberly Pierceall)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Graceland will always be home, but Las Vegas is set to be Elvis Presley’s home away from home yet again.

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Coca-Cola bottle as art? Atlanta’s High Museum takes a look

ATLANTA (AP) — A new exhibition at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art explores the origins and artistic influence of the distinctive, curvy Coca-Cola bottle.

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Watchdog files complaint over lawmaker’s travel spending

In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., speaks to reporters in Peoria, Ill. Schock spent taxpayer and campaign funds on private airplanes to fly him around the country on aircraft owned by some of his key donors, The Associated Press has found. The expenses coincide with his other high-figure entertainment and travel charges. Beyond air travel, Schock spent tens of thousands more on tickets for concerts and billed car mileage reimbursements among the highest in Congress. One venue included a sold-out Katy Perry concert in Washington last June with Schock and his interns.  (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government watchdog group on Wednesday asked congressional investigators to examine whether Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock violated House ethics rules by using taxpayer and campaign funds for private air travel.

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