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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017

Michael Keaton, shown in 2016, told The Hollywood Reporters Awards Chatter podcast released Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2016, that he left the Batman franchise because the script for the third film in the series sucked and never was good. (Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP)

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 10:54 A.M.

Michael Keaton reveals why he left Batman franchise

LOS ANGELES – Michael Keaton has revealed the reason behind his departure from the “Batman” franchise after two films. Keaton starred as the superhero in 1989’s “Batman” and 1992’s “Batman Returns.” Both of those films were directed by Tim Burton. ...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017


Janet Jackson and her husband Wissam Al Mana welcomed their son, Eissa Al Mana, on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, a representative for the singer confirmed. (Chris Pizzello / AP)

TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 4:15 P.M.

Janet Jackson, husband welcome son Eissa Al Mana

NEW YORK – Janet Jackson’s latest escapade: motherhood. The 50-year-old pop superstar and husband Wissam Al Mana welcomed their son, Eissa Al Mana, on Tuesday, a representative for the singer said. “Janet had a stress-free healthy delivery and is resting ...

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FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2016 file photo, Beyonce performs at a Get Out the Vote concert for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Cleveland. Beyonce will be one of the headliners of the 2017 Coachella music festival. Goldenvoice announced Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, that Beyonce, Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar will headline the two-weekend festival in April in Indio, California. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) ORG XMIT: NYET206 (Andrew Harnik / AP)

TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 1:58 P.M.

Beyoncé, Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar top 2017 Coachella lineup

LOS ANGELES – Beyoncé, Radiohead and Kendrick Lamar will headline the 2017 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, which is slated for April 14 to 16 and April 21 to 23 in Indio, Calif., festival organizers announced Tuesday. Among nearly 150 other acts booked this year are Lorde, xx, Travis Scott, Bon Iver, Future, New Order, Justice, Schoolboy Q, Gucci Mane and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.

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Megyn Kelly is headed to NBC News, where she is expected to take on a multi-faceted role. (Victoria Will / AP)

TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 10:45 A.M.

Megyn Kelly will leave Fox News for NBC

News anchor Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News to join NBC, where she will have a wide-ranging role. The move was reported Tuesday on NBC’s cable business channel, CNBC. Kelly will host a daytime talk program and a Sunday night ...

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What makes coddled eggs so luscious – and as right for breakfast as for the start of a fancy-pants dinner – is their consistency: The whites are just set, and the yolks run the instant the tip of a spoon touches them. (For The Washington Post / Goran Kosanovic For the Washington Post)

TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 10 A.M.

Fancy-pants eggs that go over easy

Like kale and quinoa, kimchi and anything charred, the egg is having its moment. The hashtag #putaneggonit turns up close to 60,000 times on Instagram. Put an egg on a salad of bitter greens, some hash, Brussels sprouts, toast, rice, ...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 9:30 A.M.

Fresh Sheet: Prepare to preserve

These five classes are aimed at home cooks who want to learn about food preservation and food safety. The series costs $75 and starts Jan. 11. Classes run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the WSU Extension, 222 N. Havana ...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017

The Slice: Mindreading a birdbrain

Every winter, I get emails from readers about robin sightings. And every winter, I tell these good people that to the best of my knowledge we have robins here all year. Oh, it might not be the same robins. Bird ...

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