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John Oates said he and Daryl Hall played five songs during an appearance at the White House. "President Obama was sitting right in front of me. He looked at me and then made his hand go around in a circle and said, 'one more.' Then he said, 'do another one,'" Mr. Oates said. (Hall & Oats)

John Oates of legendary duo reflects on decades in music biz

As half of the “blue-eyed soul” duo Hall & Oates, John Oates has toured the globe, created a slew of hit songs and sold well over 80 million records worldwide with songs like “Private Eyes,” “Kiss on My List,” “She’s Gone,” “Maneater,” “Sara Smile,” “I Can’t Go for That,” “Rich Girl” and dozens more.

Comedian Bill Cosby performs at the Buell Theater in Denver, Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) ** FILE **

Bill Cosby: ‘Hey, Hey, Hey — I’m far from finished’

- The Washington Times

Bill Cosby said his career is “far from finished” and offered thanks to supporters ahead of his performance Friday night in Louisiana — one of the few remaining stops on his tour schedule that hasn’t been canceled or postponed due to numerous rape allegations.

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Cambodians angered over nude photo incidents at temples

- Associated Press

Cambodia's most popular tourist attraction - the complex of ancient temples that includes Angkor Wat - is suffering from a form of overexposure: At least five foreign visitors have been arrested and deported this year for taking nude photos at the sacred sites.

In this Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, photo Saratoga Springs Republican Sen. Mark Madsen appears on the Senate floor at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Madsen has unveiled a medical marijuana bill that would allow those with chronic, debilitating diseases access to use edible marijuana products. The proposal from Madsen does not allow the smoking of marijuana. Madsen's bill also sets up a system for state officials to license growers, dispensaries and other producers. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Medical pot proposal passes first test in conservative Utah

- Associated Press

A panel of Utah lawmakers gave initial approval Thursday to a proposal that would allow residents of the conservative state who have chronic and debilitating diseases to consume edible medical marijuana products.

FCC allows city-owned Internet providers to expand

- Associated Press

People in small communities may get better, cheaper access to the Internet after the Federal Communications Commission ruled Thursday that city-owned broadband services can expand into areas overlooked by commercial providers.

In this Feb. 19, 2015 photo, Gabe Sachs, right, executive producer of NBC's "The Night Shift," watches over filming of an episode at Albuquerque Studios in Albuquerque, N.M. Almost two years after the last "Breaking Bad" episode aired, film and television production in New Mexico has not slowed, with new projects in the works. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

Crews keep cameras rolling in New Mexico post 'Breaking Bad'

- Associated Press

When the last "Breaking Bad" episode aired almost two years ago, New Mexico officials feared film and television production might end in the state after the series brought welcome attention and tourism to Albuquerque.

Celeb birthdays for the week of March 1-7

- Associated Press

March 1: Actor Robert Clary ("Hogan's Heroes") is 89. Singer Harry Belafonte is 88. Actor Robert Conrad is 80. Singer Mike D'Abo of Manfred Mann is 71. Singer Roger Daltrey is 71. Actor Alan Thicke ("Growing Pains") is 68. Actor-director Ron Howard is 61. Country singer Janis Oliver Cummins of Sweethearts of the Rodeo is 61. Actress Catherine Bach ("The Dukes of Hazzard") is 61. Actor Tim Daly is 59. Keyboardist Jon Carroll (Starland Vocal Band) is 58. Bassist Bill Leen (Gin Blossoms) is 53. Actor Bryan Batt ("Mad Men") is 52. Actor Chris Eigeman ("Gilmore Girls," ''Malcolm in the Middle") is 50. Actor George Eads ("C.S.I.") is 48. Actor Javier Bardem is 46. Actor Jack Davenport ("Pirates of the Caribbean," ''Smash") is 42. Guitarist Ryan Peake of Nickelback is 42. Actor Mark-Paul Gosselaar is 41. Actor Jensen Ackles ("Supernatural") is 37. "Blues Clues" host Donovan Patton is 37. Actress Lupita Nyong'o ("12 Years a Slave") is 32. Singer Kesha is 28. Singer Sammie is 28. Singer Justin Bieber is 21.

In this Jan. 12, 2015, photo, an asylum-seeker and his niece play with a bird in a cage at an apartment building on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand.  More than half the 14 million refugees and asylum-seekers under the mandate of the U.N. refugee agency do not live in camps; a growing number of them live in urban areas. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)

Stuck in limbo, Bangkok's hidden urban refugees scrape by

- Associated Press

They were a middle-class family in Pakistan, living in a comfortable three-bedroom apartment with a modern kitchen and a PlayStation for the three kids. Fluent in English, the father ran his own moving company while the mother taught art.