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Florida 6th-grader wins National Geographic Bee

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Florida sixth-grader has won the 2016 National Geographic Bee….

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‘Dear Evan Hansen’ making the jump to Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) — "Dear Evan Hansen," a musical about growing up in the age of social media, will make the jump to Broadway this November….

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Documents show different medal count for ‘American Sniper’

HOUSTON (AP) — Documents show the number of medals slain Navy Seal and "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle received is different than what he indicated in his book….

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Gisele Bundchen to fight illegal animal trafficking

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Gisele Bundchen is fighting for sea turtles….

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Report: Disney and Universal had attendance increase in 2015

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney World, Universal Orlando and SeaWorld all saw a jump in attendance in 2015 over the previous year….

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Memorable moments from the National Spelling Bee

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The 284 kids competing in this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee got their first opportunity to approach the microphone on Wednesday – and to hear the dreaded bell that signals an incorrect spelling. At the end of Wednesday's onstage rounds, the field will be cut to no more than 50 spellers for Thursday's finals….

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Was Prince a dad? The secret kids of some prominent people

A 39-year-old man currently imprisoned in Colorado for unlawfully transporting a gun claims he is Prince's son….

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Paris auction house defends divisive sale of tribal items

PARIS (AP) — A Paris auction house has defended its practices as within the law after Native American leaders in Washington protested its latest plan to sell off part of their tribal history, getting bi-partisan support….

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‘Fast & Furious’ revs up for 15th anniversary re-release

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Fast and the Furious" is speeding back into theaters this summer in celebration of the 15th anniversary of the film that launched the improbable $3.9 billion franchise. Tickets are now on sale for the nationwide June 22 re-release, Universal Pictures said Wednesday….

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HBO producer among 2 charged in dermatologist’s OD death

NEW YORK (AP) — The producer of an HBO series is among two men arrested in connection with the 2015 death of a New York dermatologist who died of cocaine and alcohol intoxication….