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at 13:37 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

Jamie Oliver expands food crusade to G20, cites diet problems in Canada

OTTAWA - Jamie Oliver, Britain's celebrity chef, has thrown down the gauntlet โ€” or maybe it's an oven mitt โ€” to Canadian politicians to join his international campaign for mandatory diet education in rich countries.


at 13:49 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

Questionable tweets by new 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah draw fire on social media

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A day after Trevor Noah was declared the new host of "The Daily Show," complete with the blessing of the exiting Jon Stewart, graphic tweets targeting women, Jews and Middle America are causing a social media backlash.


at 13:47 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

Man throws banana peel at comedian Dave Chappelle during New Mexico show; arrest made

SANTA FE, N.M. - A man tossed a banana peel at Dave Chappelle during a standup show, hitting in the comedian in the leg, police in this northern New Mexico city say.


at 13:44 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

'Mad Men' returns for 7 final episodes as creator Matthew Weiner looks back on 7 seasons

NEW YORK, N.Y. - How time flies in this very mad world! It seems like only yesterday that the 1960s were dawning for Don Draper, his family and his comrades at the Sterling Cooper advertising agency. Now, as if in the blink of an eye, the '60s are waning as "Mad Men" nears the end of its glorious run.


at 13:28 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

NBC's 'A.D. The Bible Continues' series probes post-crucifixion political drama

OUARZAZATE, Morocco - The people are restive, the priesthood is scheming and a fanatic band of insurgents known as the zealots are plotting assassinations โ€” and now to make matters worse, the body of a condemned cult-leader known as Jesus has disappeared from the tomb, apparently following some ancient prophecy.


at 13:26 on March 31, 2015, EDT.

Pssst: It's not Don Draper, but Matthew Weiner and his team who create those 'Mad Men' ads

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Matthew Weiner is no "mad man." He's never worked in advertising. But as the creator of "Mad Men," AMC's drama series about advertising in 1960s-era New York City, he's cooked up more than a few advertisements.


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