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'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' scorches; Katie Couric nears Yahoo deal
'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' scorches; Katie Couric nears Yahoo deal

After the coffee. Before pitching my young-adult novel.  The Skinny: I saw "Catching Fire" on Saturday and enjoyed it, though I set a high bar for dystopian fiction. Oh, and for the sake of self-promotion, I'm writing the weekly box-office projections now, so watch out for that. Monday's stories include the box-office wrap-up, Katie Couric's latest career move and the two Hercules movies coming out next year.  Daily Dose: The possible courting of Time Warner Cable by Comcast and Charter Communications could mean another squaring off between media moguls Brian Roberts and John Malone. The executives' brushes date back two decades, to when...

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