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Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus’ “Legends” show parades into Time Warner Cable Arena Wednesday through Sunday with trumpeting elephants, majestic horses, high-flying stunts and awe-inspiring feats.

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega, a relative pageant newcomer, has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries at Sunday's pageant in Miami.

Oscar hopes for "Birdman" got an enormous updraft over the weekend with big wins from the acting and producing guilds, possibly sending the comedy soaring over the perceived Academy Awards front-runner "Boyhood."

Comedian Bill Cosby cancels Feb. 22 appearance at Charlotte’s Belk Theater and tells fans he’ll be back.

Adam Trent and six magical confreres team up for Broadway Lights touring show next week.

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Jennifer Lopez’s new movie, “The Boy Next Door,” is cheesier than a Chicago double topping deep dish pizza. Grade: F

There are good things in the animated musical fantasy “Strange Magic," but not enough. Grade: D

Today offers a chance to support two worthy causes incorporating my favorite passions: food and m...

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Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus’ “Legends” show parades into Time Warner Cable Arena Wednesday through Sunday with trumpeting elephants, majestic horses, high-flying stunts and awe-inspiring feats.

Chef-owner Sara Hord remembers telling her friends she was opening a bakery in Davidson. “They all said, ‘We’ll give you a month for it to be a “bakery” ... It’ll be a restaurant.’ I said, ‘No, no.’ They said: ‘It’ll be a restaurant.’”

~Party Pix 01.22.15

Charlotte rapper Deniro Farrar released another new video from his "Rebirth" EP this week. When i...

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In the second episode of “12 Monkeys” on Syfy, Cole’s search for information about a mysterious organization known as the Army of 12 Monkeys leads him to a mental institution in 2015, where there’s a patient who holds the key to the plague that will destroy the world.

WBTV (Channel 3) has filled its last forecasting opening with Leigh Brock, who got a month-long a...

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