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  • ent_lawrence.jpg Lawrence's Golden Globes dress: Black and white and all over the Internet

    The Christian Dior dress worn by Jennifer Lawrence at Sunday's Golden Globe awards has become the latest celebrity-related meme to take over the Internet for a day. This one comes complete with its own Twitter hashtag, #Lawrencing. Here are some of the more humorous examples.

    January 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards - Press Room-9 'Hustle' leads Globes, '12 Years' takes best drama BEVERLY HILLS, Calif (AP) — Amy Poehler made out with Bono, Tina Fey mocked George Clooney's taste in women and Matt Damon emerged, bizarrely, as the night's recurring gag. But at the end of a madcap Golden Globes (Fey toasted it as "the beautiful me

    January 13, 2014 8 Photos

  • 0112 OTT Buddy Holly Color Photo 1 Rave On! transports Bridge View back in time OTTUMWA - For two hours this weekend, time shifted back to the days when Buddy Holly started a revolution with his music. Billy McGuigan and Rave On! band members performed Friday night at The Bridge View Center. Rave On! The Buddy Holly Experience i

    January 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Correction Two different dates have been published for the Jefferson Ross concert at Indian Hills Community College. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 in St. John Auditorium on the Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa campus.

    January 10, 2014

  • 2014 People's Choice Awards - Show-12 Bullock sweeps People's Choice Awards LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sandra Bullock reigned supreme at the 40th annual People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night, taking home four trophies as the evening's top winner. The actress was named favorite movie actress, comedic actress, dramatic actress and

    January 9, 2014 10 Photos

  • Duck Dynasty-Hometown In 'Duck Dynasty' hometown local loyalty prevails WEST MONROE, La. (AP) — "Faith. Family. Ducks." It's the unofficial motto for the family featured in the TV reality show Duck Dynasty and that homespun philosophy permeates nearly everything in this small north Louisiana town. It's perhaps most on di

    December 23, 2013 14 Photos

  • People Steven Van Zandt Steven Van Zandt is sad Mandela will miss concert NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Van Zandt says his first thought when he heard Nelson Mandela had died "was a selfish one." Van Zandt, guitarist in Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, said he'd hoped Mandela would be able to attend one of the band's South Afri

    December 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • 'Mary Poppins' among 25 US films to be preserved WASHINGTON (AP) — Just in time for a new movie about the making of "Mary Poppins," the 1964 Disney classic starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke has been selected for preservation at the Library of Congress so future generations of Americans can s

    December 18, 2013

  • 1218 OTT Kenny Rogers color photo -L -T -M Kenny Rogers isn't slowing down

    OTTUMWA — It's been a busy time for Grammy award-winning artist Kenny Rogers, and he shows no signs of slowing down. At 75 years old, Rogers has been nominated for another Grammy with Dolly Parton for their new song "You Can't Make Old Friends." He w

    December 17, 2013 1 Photo

  • Music Rock Hall-9 Nirvana, Kiss, Peter Gabriel headed to Rock Hall NEW YORK (AP) — Nirvana, Kiss and Peter Gabriel will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. The Rock Hall announced Tuesday that Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens also will be inducted April 10 at the Barclays Center

    December 17, 2013 8 Photos

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