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BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Paul Bettany couldn't hear anything.

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Saturday 04/25/2015
The church has become irrelevant
Posted: April 25, 2015

In a time of unrestraint in the earth, the work God has for His house is restraint. The institutions of the world along with the peoples of the earth are being swept up in the turmoil of the times, incapable of restraint. For most of the church today, any form of restraint is inconceivable; especially in the face of what seems to be the most obvious time for trying to persuade men with truth, yet the exact opposite is needed.

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A camp for everyone
Posted: April 25, 2015

School's out in a few weeks and summer will be upon us. With the numerous day and overnight camps in Adams County and surrounding areas, there's an outdoor adventure waiting for every child and adult with an intellectual or developmental disability. Information on camping programs that accept children and adults with I/DD are summarized here with the hope that many families will make this summer a great one with camping.

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Friday 04/24/2015
EBACC landscaping classes
Posted: April 24, 2015

The East Berlin Area Community Center (EBACC) will present "Landscape for Life," a series of classes that will reveal how you can support beautiful and healthy natural places in your yard. The course will demonstrate that a sustainable landscape can benefit your family, the value of your home and your community can be created. A final draft project plan for your yard is the course goal.

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Conservation compliance should be filed by June 1
Posted: April 24, 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds farmers that the 2014 Farm Bill requires producers to file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification form (AD-1026) with their local USDA service center by June 1, 2015, in order to become or remain eligible for crop insurance premium support.

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Pre-Garden Tour class May 5
Posted: April 24, 2015

Get Ready for the 20th annual ever popular Garden Tour of East Berlin with a Pre-Garden Tour class. This class on May 5 will be a warm up for the June 14 Garden Tour event.

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Mother Nature can be cruel
Posted: April 24, 2015

Mother Nature was not kind to gardeners this past winter. Harsh temperatures and desiccating winds left their mark on plants and trees. Inspecting plants, shrubs and trees right now may give you a clue to the degree of damage, but it will not be until mid to late May that you will know the full extent of any damage.

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April Yard of the Month
Posted: April 24, 2015

The Gettysburg Garden Club is pleased to present its April Award of the Month to Norman and Carolyn Nunamaker, of 135 Knoxlyn Road, for their early-riser spring flowers. An April award is always "iffy" due to spring's casual arrival. But the Yard of the Month Committee found a winner with the Nunamakers' daffodils.

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Be part of Day of Transformation
Posted: April 24, 2015

Jennifer Weaver may be gone from our community, but she will never be forgotten. She was known as a champion for women and minorities. She was the former vice president of HACC-Gettysburg and executive director of the YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County. Personally, I knew her to be my friend and mentor. She was an experienced and trusted adviser to those less experienced.

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Monday 04/27/2015
Salma Hayek hopes 'The Prophet' inspires new generations
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 12:03 pm

BEIRUT (AP) — Salma Hayek said on Monday that the animated feature film "The Prophet" she co-produced has been a personal movie, one she hopes can inspire young viewers to think outside the box about ways to improve the world.

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Kim Kardashian: supports Bruce Jenner's gender transition
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 12:03 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian says she and her family support her stepfather Bruce Jenner 100 percent as he goes through gender transition, even though family members are still adjusting to that news in what she called "a daily process."

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Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 8:00 am

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres.

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Hundreds of German cinemas refuse to show 'Avengers' film
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 8:00 am

BERLIN (AP) — Several hundred movie theaters in Germany have refused to screen the new "Avengers" film in a dispute over rental fees with Disney.

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Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 8:00 am

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres.

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Singer Jamie Barton wins the 'Heisman Trophy' of music
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 3:01 am

NEW YORK (AP) — The prize dubbed the Heisman Trophy for singers is going to a Georgia native with an earth-shattering voice — and an earthy style.

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Sunday 04/26/2015
Writers withdraw from PEN gala, cite honor for Charlie Hebdo
Updated: April 27, 2015 - 2:03 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Ondaatje, Francine Prose and at least four other writers have withdrawn from next month's PEN American Center gala, citing objections to the literary and human rights organization's honoring the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

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Elvis Presley's planes to remain at Graceland
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — It looks like Elvis Presley's airplanes are staying at Graceland after all.

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Winehouse family criticizes 'misleading' movie about singer
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 8:05 pm

LONDON (AP) — The family of Amy Winehouse has criticized a documentary about the late singer that is due to have its premiere at next month's Cannes Film Festival.

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'Furious 7' holds on to box office; 'Age of Ultron' looms
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 6:03 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — "Furious 7" enjoyed a victory lap over the weekend, becoming only the third film ever to make $1 billion internationally and leading the domestic box office for the fourth straight week. But the movie that's poised to topple the Universal juggernaut, Marvel's "The Avengers: Age of Ultron," revved up overseas with a massive $201.2 million debut.

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Salma Hayek visits Lebanon to launch film 'The Prophet'
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 5:03 pm

BCHARRE, Lebanon (AP) — Salma Hayek is in Lebanon, her first visit to her ancestral homeland, to launch "The Prophet," an animated feature film she co-produced.

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'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3': 5 ways it's different
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 4:02 pm

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — "Call of Duty: Black Ops 3" is enlisting a few new recruits.

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UK premier defends royals' right to choose birth hospital
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 1:00 pm

LONDON (AP) — With Britain's general election fast approaching, almost anything can become political — even Prince William and his wife Kate's choice of private medical care for the upcoming birth of their second child.

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Liotta recalls Scorsese discussion before 'Goodfellas' shoot
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 5:03 am

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival ended Saturday night with a bang — a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese gangster flick "Goodfellas."

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Players from politics, Hollywood mix it up at 'Nerd Prom'
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 5:03 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two secretaries of state, Tea Leoni and Madeleine Albright, arrived arm in arm Saturday as a wide mix of Hollywood and Washington players gathered for the national "Nerd Prom."

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Winding up, Obama tosses zingers at press, political foes
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 4:01 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he's bringing a new attitude to the final quarter of his presidency: Bucket!

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Saturday 04/25/2015
Judge: Attending Pink concert didn't harm New Jersey girl
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 12:03 am

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A mom's decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert has a judge saying, "So What?"

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Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 11:01 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday.

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'To Kill a Mockingbird' play to go on under Harper Lee group
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 10:03 pm

MONROEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee has started a nonprofit company that will produce a play about the book, ending a dispute that threatened to derail the long-running performance, a publishing group said Saturday.

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Nearly 17 million watch Jenner interview
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 6:03 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Olympian Bruce Jenner reached an audience of just under 17 million people for his declaration in an ABC News interview that he identifies as a woman.

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