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  1. Florida woman latest to accuse Bill Cosby of forced sex (w/ video)

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    BOCA RATON — A Florida woman who came forward Thursday became the fourth in recent weeks to say Bill Cosby gave her pills that made her feel groggy then forced himself on her sexually.

    Nurse Therese Serignese, 57, discusses her experience with comedian Bill Cosby at her home on Thursday  in Boca Raton. Serignese said the television icon raped her in 1976 when she was 19 years old following a show in Las Vegas. Cosby spokesman David Brokaw did not respond to a request for comment.  [Associated Press]
  2. Bungie helps brain surgery patient start rehab with a bang

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    There's been more and more research that shows video games can help keep your brain younger, improve your mental flexibility and even give you a boost after a stroke, but here's a story that you're sure to remember.

  3. Little green army men, bubbles, Rubik's Cube make toy HOF

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    ROCHESTER, N.Y. — It's mission accomplished for little green army men.

    Little green army men, along with the Rubik's Cube and bubbles, were announced Thursday as the newest additions to the National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, N.Y. [AP Photo/National Toy Hall of Fame]
  4. For Katniss, the future looks very lonely

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    In a barren Georgia warehouse on a cold January day, Jennifer Lawrence was doing something unusual for the young Oscar winner. She was acting very, very badly.

    Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1.
  5. Jennifer Aniston, Oscar contender

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    A fledgling film distributor announced Monday that it will sneak a little indie film you've never heard of into theaters before the end of the year — and suddenly the show biz world was abuzz. Why? Because an under-the-wire release date is a traditional indicator that producers see a film as having awards …

    Jennifer Anniston in the upcoming movie Cake: This time, it’s not a story about a couple (or a dog).
  6. And now ... a book starring Amy Poehler!

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    When did you fall in love with Amy Poehler? Many regular women fell for her on the couch, watching her rapping while nine months pregnant on Saturday Night Live, or modeling female ambition on Parks and Recreation, or high-fiving bestie Tina Fey on stage at the Golden Globes. Mindy Kaling fell for her …

  7. Jan Hooks joins a sad roster of fallen 'SNL' alum (w/photo gallery)

    The Feed

    During its four decades, Saturday Night Live has been populated by nearly 150 cast members. A number of them left the NBC comedy show for even greater stardom. Others faded into obscurity.

    The original cast members of "Saturday Night Live" are from left :  Garrett Morris, Gilda Radner, Laraine Newman, Jane Curtin and John Belushi. In back are Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd. [Associated Press]
  8. For 'Gone Girl,' Rosamund Pike is the it girl

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    The publicist's plea was simple yet complicated: If you talk with Rosamund Pike, avoid spoilers about her character in Gone Girl.

    Rosamund Pike in Gone Girl.
  9. John Waters, the one and only

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    DEMETRIUS FREEMAN | Times

    Clementine Leger, 25, chats with John Waters on Saturday during the 25th annual Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival at Tampa Theatre. The creator of the films Pink Flamingos, Hairspray and Cry-Baby performed his one-man show, This Filthy World: Filthier …

     Clementine Leger, 25, speaks with Film Director John Waters during his meet and greet at his 'This Filthy World: Filthier & Dirtier show during the 25th annual Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival at the Tampa Theatre Saturday evening October 4, 2014. "The show was an amazing experience and worth the drive from Orlando," said Legar. Waters was also presented with a lifetime achievement award, for 50 years of queer cinema, including the seminal bad taste classics Pink Flamingos and Female Trouble.  Waters held a meet and greet with fans and a book signing after the show.
  10. Watch: Paula Abdul's breast exam video shows all the right moves

    Health

    Paula Abdul's new video has the usual bouncy beat, great choreography and is a little bit racy looking — until you hear the message it's trying to convey. And then all those hands-on gestures make sense.

    Paula Abdul on set with sister and breast cancer survivor Wendy Emkin at Quixote Studios on Sept. 5, 2014, in Los Angeles to launch the Avon Foundation's #CheckYourself for Breast Cancer campaign. [Avon Foundation for Women]