Sofia Campos, 23, is the head of the United We Dream campaign — a national network of youth-led immigrant organizations. Campos was born in Peru, but grew up in California, entirely unaware of her undocumented status until she tried applying for college scholarships. Courtesy of Sofia Campos hide caption

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In Pursuit of Recognition: An Undocumented Immigrant's Resilient Fight
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Hollywood Execs Shift Programming After Newtown Shooting
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Singer Jenni Rivera Presumed Dead In Plane Crash
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Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck Dies At 91
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Independent Movies Embrace On-Demand Platforms
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Herb Alpert (left) and Jerry Moss, who founded A&M Records in Alpert's garage in 1962. Courtesy of A&M Records hide caption

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A&M Records: Independent, With Major Appeal
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Mike Reynolds authored California's three-strikes law after his daughter, Kimber, was killed in a 1992 purse snatching. On Tuesday, Californians approved a ballot initiative that weakens the law — a measure Reynolds opposed. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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Calif. Affirms Death Penalty, Amends 'Three Strikes'
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Walt Disney Co. To Buy George Lucas Film Studio
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Mario Kreutzberger, aka Don Francisco, has served as host of Sábado Gigante since the show's debut in 1962. The variety show will mark its 50th anniversary on Saturday. Alan Diaz/AP hide caption

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'Sábado Gigante' Celebrates 50 With Lots Of Variety
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After his best friend and beloved dog dies, Victor Frankenstein (Charlie Tahan) decides to harness the power of mad science to bring Sparky back to life — albeit a little the worse for wear. Walt Disney Pictures hide caption

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From Tim Burton, Another Signature Lovable Loner
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Andy Williams, shown here performing, died Tuesday at the age of 84. Tony Russell/Redferns hide caption

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'Moon River' Singer Andy Williams Has Died
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Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes Final Landing
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Paul Bales, David Rimawi and David Latt of The Asylum call their films "mockbusters." Mike Digrazia hide caption

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The Straight-To-DVD World Of 'Mockbusters'
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EBay Bans Supernatural Goods And Services
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L.A.'s Ban On Marijuana Dispensaries Halted For Now
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