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Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time - wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered....

Openly gay rock singer changing tune on Mormon religion
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Two years after coming out as gay and praising the Mormon church for offering support, the lead singer of a popular rock band is denouncing his faith in his latest music video....

Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Live with Kelly and Michael" host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning America."...

President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are celebrating International Jazz Day a day early with a concert at the White House....

Leicester soccer team was 5,000-1 longshot, now eyes title
LONDON (AP) -- Bettors looking for a wager with a fancifully high payoff last summer could have gone into their local betting shop in England and risked a bit of cash on the proposition that Elvis Presley would be found alive and well....

Cowabunga! Ninja Turtles are official NYC ambassadors
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cowabunga, dudes! The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are New York City's official family ambassadors for 2016....

Bangkok ferris wheel catches fire, but no injuries reported
BANGKOK (AP) -- The ferris wheel at a newly opened dinosaur theme park in Bangkok caught fire on Saturday, but the park said no one was on it at the time, and no injuries were reported....

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