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  • Correction: American Indians-Stereotypes story story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-15 2:08 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - In an Associated Press story April 24 about American Indian stereotypes, the AP erroneously reported comments by Elise Marubbio, an American Indian Studies professor at Augsburg College, about the portrayal of Lakota Indians. She said that other Great Plains tribes, such as the Comanche, but not the Lakota, were portrayed as living in Monument Valley.

  • Sony announces animated Spider-Man from 'Lego Movie' team 
    Updated: Apr-22-15 11:32 pm

    LAS VEGAS - Sony Pictures announced plans for an animated "Spider-Man" feature from the "Lego Movie" writing/directing team of Christopher Miller and Phil Lord on Wednesday at CinemaCon. But the beleaguered studio failed to address the elephant in the room for the audience of theater owners at the annual conference: "The Interview."

  • Families make videos to reassure patients with dementia story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-17-15 1:26 am

    NEW YORK - For 94-year-old Louise Irving, who suffers from dementia, waking up every day to a video with a familiar face and a familiar voice seems to spark a flicker of recognition.

  • Eddie Murphy to receive top US humor prize at Kennedy Center story has photos
    Updated: Apr-09-15 12:05 pm

    WASHINGTON - Eddie Murphy, famous for his standup routines, films and his early breakout on "Saturday Night Live," will be awarded the nation's top prize for humor this year by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, officials said Thursday.