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James Franco attends the AOL NewFront 2015 at 4 World Trade Center on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in New York.

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James Franco spoofs Shia LaBeouf’s art project videos

Shia LaBeouf's weird motivational video gets even weirder when James Franco puts his own personal spin on it.

President Barack Obama pauses while talking about National Security Agency (NSA)surveillance, Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the Justice Department in Washington.Seeking to calm a furor over U.S. surveillance, the president called for ending the government's control of phone data from hundreds of millions of Americans and immediately ordered intelligence agencies to get a secretive court's permission before accessing the records.

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Obama signs bill reforming surveillance program

Passage of the USA Freedom Act, the result of an alliance between Senate Democrats and some of the chamber's most conservative Republicans, was a victory for Obama.

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Today in entertainment history: June 3

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

Chicago Bulls new head coach Fred Hoiberg smiles during an NBA basketball news conference where he was introduced by general manager Gar Forman, Tuesday, June 2, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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Fred Hoiberg leaves Iowa State for the Chicago Bulls

Fred Hoiberg leaves Iowa State stocked with talent, and turns his attention to the Chicago Bulls.

U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) speaks with reporters as he arrives for the weekly Democratic Caucus policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol in Washington June 2, 2015.

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Bill to limit domestic spy programs passes Congress

The Senate sends a bill reforming a government domestic spying program to the White House.

Singer Enrique Iglesias raises the Latin Pop Album of the Year and the Latin Pop Songs Artist of the Year, Solo awards during the Latin Billboard Awards Thursday, April 30, 2015 in Coral Gables, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Enrique Iglesias completes surgery after drone accident

Enrique Iglesias had hand surgery after slicing his fingers when grabbing a drone at a recent concert.

Dave Grohl speaks on stage at the 57th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

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Foo Fighters perform with eight-year-old fan

After singing along to Foo Fighters lyrics in the crowd, a young fan is invited to sing with Dave Grohl on stage.

015 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center - Arrivals

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Kim Kardashian’s dress catches fire at fashion awards

Pharrell Williams and his wife 'save' Kim Kardashian from a different type of wardrobe malfunction.

File-This April 9, 2012, file photo shows Instagram being demonstrated on an iPhone in New York. Social media websites Facebook and Instagram have stopped working Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. The problem is affecting users in Australia but also in other countries including the United States. (AP Photo/Karly Domb Sadof, File)

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Instagram takes steps to open platform to advertisers

Instagram will make ads available to all types of businesses, not just hand-selected brands.

In this photo taken Tuesday, March 24, 2015, TSA agents work at a security check-point at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in SeaTac, Wash.

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TSA head reassigned after poor security report

Melvin Carraway, head of the TSA, is being reassigned after agents were able to smuggle numerous prohibited items past checkpoints.

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Sex ed field trip angers parents

A sex education teacher has angered parents by taking students on a field trip to an adult novelty store in Minneapolis.

FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter attends a news conference at the Kubok Sodruzhestva (Commonwealth Cup) youth soccer tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he has received personal assurances from Russian President Vladimir Putin that the country's economic problems will not affect its ability to host the 2018 World Cup.

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Sepp Blatter says he will resign as FIFA president

Despite a recent re-election, FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign amid a widening corruption scandal.

FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2014 file photo, Senate Commerce Committee member Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla. displays the parts and function of a defective airbag made by Takata of Japan that has been linked to multiple deaths and injuries in cars driven in the U.S., during the committee's hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Government statistics released Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 show that automakers issued 803 recalls totaling almost 64 million vehicles in the U.S. last year, more than double the old record set a decade earlier.

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Owners may need to replace Takata air bags more than once

Millions with Takata air bags may need more repairs because of shortages of replacement parts and uncertainty over defective repair parts.

FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson leaves the field after an NFL preseason football game against the Oakland Raiders in Minneapolis. The Minnesota Vikings will open their optional team practices this week without Peterson. The star running back has told coach Mike Zimmer that he will not attend the three days of team work that begin Tuesday, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Sunday, May 24, 2015. The person requested anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly on the issue. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)

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Adrian Peterson returns to Minnesota Vikings

Adrian Peterson is returning to the Minnesota Vikings after missing the final games last season while addressing child abuse charges.

Paris city employees remove a railing loaded with locks on the famed Pont des Arts bridge in Paris, Monday June 1, 2015. Lovers in Paris, beware: City authorities are taking down thousands of padlocks affixed to the famed Pont des Arts bridge. The city council says the locks, usually hung by couples to express eternal love, cause long-term damage to Paris heritage and sometimes pose a security risk. Last summer a chunk of fencing fell off under their weight.

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Paris removes ‘love locks’ from famed bridge

City authorities in Paris are taking down thousands of padlocks affixed to the famed Pont des Arts bridge.

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Burglar’s red underwear leads to police arrest

The blue sneakers were the subject of the crime. But it was a Long Island man's red underwear that led him into the hands of police.

A Boston terrier named Mango relaxes after winning best of opposite sex at the Westminster Kennel Club show in New York, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015.

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Woman reunited with family dog after 7 years

A South Florida woman has been reunited with her Boston Terrier who ran away seven years ago.

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Tropical Storm Blanca expected to become major hurricane

Tropical Storm Blanca is forecast to rapidly strengthen and become a major hurricane later this week over the eastern Pacific.

Vocalist Jonathan Davis of Korn performs in concert at The Wiltern on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 in Los Angeles.

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Korn frontman going country with Big & Rich

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis is working with country duo Big & Rich for a new music collaboration.

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Wild animals react to their reflections

What happens when you put a large mirror in the jungle? Strange things.

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Brantley Gilbert marries high school sweetheart

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The country star exchanged vows weeks after canceling the initial plans.

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Alex Trebek raps the ‘Fresh Prince’ theme song on ‘Jeopardy!’

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The "Jeopardy!" host has skills ... "smell ya later!"

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Blake Shelton is singing for NASCAR

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NBC is using a track of Shelton's "Bringing Back the Sunshine."