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Hollywood offers several new releases this week just for the grown ups, starting with an R-raged twist on a classic fairy tale in "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters", starring Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arteron as the brother/sister duo who now have one mission: to take out evil. Followtheir hunt in 2D, 3D, AND IMAX.
Jason Statham brings his signature style of R-rated action to the movie "Parker". He plays the double-crossed thief from the best-selling novel. The film co-stars Jennifer Lopez as a down on her luck realtor who helps Statham plot his revenge.
Then it's R-rated comedy with the film that begs the question: what is it all about? It stars pretty much everyone in Hollywood. The cast of "Movie 43" includes Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Richard Gere, Emma Stone and many more. The storylines have one thing in common: raunchy outrageousness.
This week, audiences can also do a Jessica Chastain double feature with the Oscar nominee's scary movie option "Mama" trying to hold onto the top spot at the box office. Her Oscar-nominated film "Zero Dark Thirty" finished in 2nd place last week.
Saturday, January 26 2013, 12:48 AM CST
Tenn. Powerball ticket worth $1 million
May 19, 2013 18:44 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A Powerball ticket sold in Tennessee barely missed winning a share of an estimated $590.5 million prize. But the ticket has a nice consolation prize worth $1 million.
Officials say the Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold in Chattanooga.
There's no word yet on who won.
A Powerball ticket sold at a supermarket in Zephyrhills, Fla., matched all six numbers selected Saturday night for the estimated $590.5 million prize. It's the highest Powerball jackpot in history.
The winning numbers were 10, 13, 14, 22 and 52, with a Powerball of 11.
Gauge of US economy's future health up in April
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A measure of the U.S. economy's future health rose in solidly in April, buoyed by a sharp rise in applications to build new homes and apartments.
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Dow Record: Three tales of ups, downs and changes
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AP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Dow first crossed 14,000, investors were overjoyed. ...
IN THE NEWS: LABOR GROUP SAYS CONDITIONS AT APPLE PLANTS IMPROVING
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A labor group Apple joined to assess working conditions at three manufacturing plants in China, where its products are made, says conditions are getting better.
ON THIN ICE?
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- He was already on thin ice with the law when he failed to meet the conditions of his probation.