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Comedian Bill Cosby performs at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts, in Melbourne, Fla., Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Performances by Cosby in Nevada, Illinois, Arizona, South Carolina and Washington state have been canceled as more women come forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them years ago. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Bill Cosby receives standing ovation during Florida show

- Associated Press

The protesters didn’t show, the would-be hecklers didn’t take the bait, the weeks of headlines about sexual assaults disappeared and Bill Cosby, for 90 minutes at least, regained the revered status he long enjoyed.

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Heavy equipment moves snow at the Central Terminal that was removed from south Buffalo neighborhoods after heavy lake-effect snowstorms on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y.  A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn't breathe easy, as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and beyond raised the possibility of floods and more roofs collapsing under the heavy loads. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Cleanup on, flood threat looms after huge NY snow

- Associated Press

Beth Bragg's home was spared the worst of a lake-effect storm that buried parts of the Buffalo area under more than 7 feet of snow. But she was still out first-thing Saturday with her shovel - along with hundreds of other volunteers.

Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas, center, controls the balls as Milwaukee Bucks' Larry Sanders defends during first-half NBA basketball game action in Toronto, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

Williams scores 22 as Raptors beat Bucks 124-82

- Associated Press

With a visit to Cleveland to face LeBron James coming up on Saturday, Raptors coach Dwane Casey was worried his team might overlook the Milwaukee Bucks.

ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, NOV. 22-24 - In this Nov. 12, 2014, file photo, Monroe County Historical Society director Jarrod Roll sorts through 1970s era toys for their upcoming "A Very 1970s Christmas" exhibit in Sparta, Wis. (AP Photo/The La Crosse Tribune, Peter Thomson)

'70s display targets Gen X audience in Bloomington

- Associated Press

Amid the horse-drawn plows, bottles of genuine snake oil and other 19th century artifacts, visitors to the Monroe County Historical Society this winter might notice a set of Star Wars action figures.

FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 file photo, model and television personality Janice Dickinson arrives at the Make Equality Reality Gala at the Montage Beverly Hills, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Dickinson, in a June 6, 2006 radio interview with Howard Stern, describes Bill Cosby as a "bad guy" and says he "preys on women." Dickinson later tells "Entertainment Tonight" on Nov. 18, 2014 that Cosby sexually assaulted her in 1982. She says Cosby gave her red wine and a pill in a Lake Tahoe, Calif., hotel room.  (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, File)

Bill Cosby controversy: A decade in the making

- Associated Press

The sexual assault allegations that recently resurfaced against Bill Cosby first became public in 2005 when a former employee of his alma mater, Temple University, claimed he had drugged and abused her a year earlier at his suburban Philadelphia home. Here's how the controversy over the allegations, some dating to the 1960s, has unfolded since then:

Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) shoots in front of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Joe Harris (12) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Cavaliers 'in the dark,' fall 91-78 to Wizards

- Associated Press

LeBron James lost the battle for an offensive rebound and stewed in frustration while everyone else ran downcourt, leaving his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates to defend 4-on-5 at the other end while the game was still in the balance in the fourth quarter.

ADVANCE FOR RELEASE SATURDAY, NOV.  22, 2014, AND THEREAFTER- In this undated photo, violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja poses for a portrait. Kopatchinskaja will make her debut this weekend as an artistic partner with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. (AP Photo/Minnesota Public Radio, Euan Kerr)

Violinist wants to push SPCO's musical envelope

- Associated Press

When Patricia Kopatchinskaja makes her debut this weekend as an artistic partner with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, she hopes to break new ground.

FILE - This undated identification file photo provided Wednesday, April 3, 2013, by Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, Conn., shows former student Adam Lanza, who carried out the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012. A Connecticut agency that investigated the background of the socially isolated, violence-obsessed man, Lanza, who carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School is issuing a report Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, on his mental health and educational history. The Office of Child Advocate investigates all child deaths in the state for lessons on prevention. (AP Photo/Western Connecticut State University, File)

Report questions role of wealth in Lanza's care

- Associated Press

A new report asks whether the race and affluence of Adam Lanza's family influenced decisions about how to care for his mental health problems in the years before he committed the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.

Highlights from report on Newtown school shooter

- Associated Press

Some highlights from Friday's 114-page report from the Connecticut Office of Child Advocate that looked into the history of Newtown school shooter Adam Lanza:

This recent photo provided the Colorado Dept. of Transportation shows a plow clearing snow on Independence Pass, which connects Aspen with Twin Lakes, in Colorado. On Thursday May 22, 2014 CDOT reopened the pass, which had up to 12 feet of snow in some spots. (AP Photo/Colorado Dept. of Transportation)

Aspen Skiing focused on climate change

- Associated Press

Aspen Skiing Co. will maintain efforts to influence state and national policy on climate change in 2015 as well as reduce its own carbon footprint, but President and CEO Mike Kaplan said Skico's aggressive stance isn't a war on fossil fuels.

Turning The Picture of Dorian Gray into a comedy

- Associated Press

After decades of hearing himself compared to the protagonist in "The Picture of Dorian Gray," actor and producer Dorian Dardar is turning the story on its head for his third indie film.

Woman climbing Kilimanjaro for cancer research

- Associated Press

As an avid climber with more than 20 years of experience, Melanie Levesque has always dreamed of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. This December, she will not only live that dream, but help cancer patients in the process.

Holy Cross musicians help soothe souls

- Associated Press

When College of the Holy Cross junior Tiffany Holland's pre-med course load gets to be too much, she heads to the psychiatric unit at St. Vincent Hospital.

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Associated Press

Sporting Elvis Presley-like sideburns, actor John Stamos helped flip the switch Friday on the colorful display of holiday lights adorning Graceland, Presley's home-turned-museum in Memphis.