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Next generation no slouches when it comes to giving back

Today's young Americans are more serious about giving back than their parents were.

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NYC mayor to speak at police graduation as tensions mount

Mayor Bill de Blasio will address graduating cadets on Monday, two days after thousands of officers turned their backs.

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Missing AirAsia flight likely at ‘bottom of sea’

By Fergus Jensen and Siva Govindasamy JAKARTA (Reuters) – A missing AirAsia jet carrying 162 people could be at the…

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Making headlines this week

A look back at the week's big stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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College sees small, big benefits with loan promise

A deal for students: Make more than $37,000 a year after graduating or you might not have to pay your loans.

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Retailers expected to meet holiday sales forecasts

Retailers should meet industry sales forecasts in a season marked by deep discounts and growing online rivals.

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Several arrested for alleged threats against NYPD

Several have been arrested, including one who called the precinct of two officers who were slain last weekend.

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On Christmas Day visit, Obama lauds end of mission

The President thanked American troops as the country prepares to end operations in Afghanistan.

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.

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If regular people picked the Oscars, ‘American Sniper’ would win

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from "American Sniper."

If ordinary Americans voted for the Academy Awards, the portrait of a sharpshooter in the Iraq war, would be the best picture winner.

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Elders play Grand Theft Auto V

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They have no problem shooting people, but they refuse to run a red light!

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Regina Hall almost became a nun

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The "Think Like a Man" star missed out on becoming a nun because some of her "numbers" were too high.

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Gibson gives away guitars with ‘golden tickets’

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The Great Gibson Grab will raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.