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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 16

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

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Beyoncé and Jay Z star in ‘Bang Bang’ triology

The couple released the first part of a short film series, with more episodes to come this week.

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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Vikings reinstate Peterson after abuse charge

Minnesota says the star running back will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.

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GM offers compensation for 19 deaths related to ignition switch

General Motors will pay compensation for 19 deaths, more than the 13 the automaker previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.

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Gene Simmons launching music reality show

The new show will pit bands against each other with Simmons deciding their fates.

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Apple receives record orders for new iPhone

Apple says it had more than 4 million pre-orders of its new iPhone in 24 hours, exceeding its initial pre-order supply.

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Michael Ealy to play civil rights activist

The "Think Like a Man" star has been cast as civil rights activist Dr. Gilbert Mason in an upcoming biopic.

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Gun-toting woman threatens boy over clarinet practice

Sheriff's deputies in Colorado arrested a woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor's 11-year-old son during music practice.

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LAPD detains ‘Django Unchained’ actress

Actress Daniele Watts has accused officers of brutality and racism after being detained while with her boyfriend.

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U.S. to help train people to spot potential violent extremists

The U.S. government launched a program to stop radicalized young people joining extremist groups fighting in Syria and Iraq.

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Amy Winehouse honored with hometown statue

The unveiling of the life-sized, brass sculpture fell on what would have been the "Back to Black" hitmaker's 31st birthday.

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‘Frozen’ attraction set for Disney World

The new attraction will offer fans the chance to meet Princess Anna and Queen Elsa.

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Minimum-wage hike finds hope in the heartland

The push to raise the minimum wage has largely found success in liberal-leaning states, but could make headway in the conservative heartland.

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SEC dominates top 15

The SEC has an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15, although none are ranked in the top two.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 15.

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Obama to detail plans on Ebola offensive tomorrow

The President is expected to detail a plan to boost America's involvement in mitigating the Ebola outbreak.

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Pope marries couples who have cohabited, had children

Pope Francis married 20 couples on Sunday in the latest sign that the Argentine pontiff wants the church to be more open.

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Depth and unselfish nature carry Team USA

The sharp-shooting NBA regulars produced a 129-92 victory over Serbia to underline the depth the U.S. have at their disposal.

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Ray Rice expected to appeal suspension

Ray Rice is expected to appeal his indefinite NFL suspension that followed the release of a video showing him punching his fiancée during an argument.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 16

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

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Beyoncé and Jay Z star in ‘Bang Bang’ triology

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The couple released the first part of a short film series, with more episodes to come this week.

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.