Box Office: Faith-Based 'War Room' Ties With 'Compton' on Friday


Elsewhere, Zac Efron’s ‘We Are Your Friends’ is suffering one of the worst wide openings of all time for wide studio release; ‘No Escape,’ starring Owen Wilson and Pierce Brosnan, gets love from adults.

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Katherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Maine

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — A reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for exposing dire conditions in group homes for the mentally disabled is this year’s recipient of Colby College’s Lovejoy Award.

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Survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire erupted

A candle burns in front of a memorial for two slain journalists at Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta, Va., on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. The shopping center where the two were killed during a live television broadcast was reopening Friday for the first time since the shootings. The shopping center where two journalists were slain during a live interview is set to open for the first time since the attack. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group.

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Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russian invasion

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — In a move that has annoyed Russia, a Norwegian television channel says it will air a fictional TV drama depicting a Russian invasion of Norway after radical environmentalists seize power and freeze the Scandinavian nation’s oil and gas industry.

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Vin Scully to return for record 67th year with Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully will return for a record 67th season in the broadcast booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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Latin music academy protests Trump's immigration proposals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is drawing protests from another Latino organization — this time, one based in the music industry.

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Despite volatility, on-air rampage difficult to predict

This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Flanagan was a former employee at WDBJ who appeared on air as Bryce Williams. (WDBJ-TV via AP) MANDATORY CREDITROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Living alone in a world of perceived slights, Vester Lee Flanagan II festered and fumed. His hair-trigger temper directed at a random collection of people he encountered never seemed to stray into the type of violent behavior that would have put him on the radar of police or mental health professionals.

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'Django Unchained' actress gets community service

FILE - This Sept. 14, 2014 file photo shows actress Daniele Watts, left, and Brian Lucas speaking during an interview with KABC-TV in Los Angeles. The "Django Unchained" actress Watts has been ordered to perform community service after a judge refused to buy her apologies to Los Angeles police she'd accused of racial profiling. Watts and her boyfriend, Lucas, were sentenced Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, to 15 hours of community labor. (AP Photo/KABC-TV, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Django Unchained” actress Daniele Watts has been ordered to perform community service after a judge refused to buy her apologies to Los Angeles police she’d accused of racial profiling.

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An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los Angeles would be a $1 billion village where thousands of athletes would eat, sleep and stroll on tree-lined walks and clipped lawns.

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After TV slaying, reporter's dad finds voice on gun control

COLLINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Andy Parker’s resolve to spread a message about gun control formed in the hours after he learned his journalist daughter had been shot on live television.

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Survey: Generation LOL most irked by grammar, spelling slips

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by Dictionary.com.

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Vatican gets embroiled in Italy's 'banned books' fray

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican has gotten embroiled in a modern-day, secular version of the Index of Banned Books.

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Survey: General LOL most irked by grammar, spelling slips

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by Dictionary.com.

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African superstars, Bono in campaign to empower women

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — African stars have joined rock star Bono in a campaign to use music to help empower women globally.

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Attorney: Robin Williams' bikes are an issue in estate fight

FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010, Robin Williams, right, and Susan Schneider arrive at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Attorneys for Robin Williams’ wife and children were due back in court Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in the ongoing fight over the late actor’s estate. As court documents indicate they remain at odds over the division of Williams’ personal items and a reserve fund to maintain Susan Williams in the home she shared with Robin Williams. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A legal fight over late actor Robin Williams’ possessions includes his large bicycle collection, artwork, books and other items worth millions of dollars, an attorney for his widow said Friday.

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