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Dashing to the show: Five big films open on Christmas Day

Once you have opened the presents, eaten a big meal and had your fill of football — and your out-of-town relatives — what else is there to do? Go to the movies, of course. Besides the much-discussed comedy “The Interview,” there are several much-anticipated films that open on Christmas Day. The Star has reviews of each by Robert W. Butler, Jon Niccum and Loey Lockerby.

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Royals manager Ned Yost discusses Luke Hochevar's injury

Reliever Luke Hochevar was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Thursday. He has shown signs of Thoracic outlet syndrome, a neurogenic condition that causes numbness in the fingers.
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Royals manager Ned Yost discusses Luke Hochevar's injury 0:52

Royals manager Ned Yost discusses Luke Hochevar's injury

Royals offense was quiet again in 3-2 loss to the Rangers 1:01

Royals offense was quiet again in 3-2 loss to the Rangers

Hillary Clinton formally accepts historic nomination for president 0:58

Hillary Clinton formally accepts historic nomination for president

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Flash mob does a group shoplifting at convenience store