Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte, right, US singer Jennifer Lopez and rapper Pitbull perform during the opening ceremony ahead of the group A World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Croatia, the opening game of the tournament, in the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, June 12, 2014.  (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

Photos: 2014 World Cup opening day

The 2014 FIFA World Cup kicked off Thursday with an opening ceremony in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The host country, Brazil, opened the tournament a…

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Photos: Edinburgh dam search

Dive teams were called to the Edinburgh dam Friday, June 6. Five teens jumped into the water and one was unaccounted for.

Maya Angelou, a 6 foot multi-talented ex-Arkansan, has been hired as Hollywood's first black woman movie director, November 3, 1971.  She'll write the script and music, as well as direct "Caged Bird," which is based on her best-selling 1969 autobiography.  She's been a professional singer, dancer, writer, composer, poet, lecturer, editor, and San Francisco streetcar conductorette.(AP Photo)

Photos: Maya Angelou over the years

Maya Angelou, a modern Renaissance woman who survived the harshest of childhoods to become a force on stage, screen, the printed page and th…