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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to reunite on big screen

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to reunite on big screen

TOGETHER AGAIN:The "Parks and Recreation" star is nearing a deal to join her friend Fey in the comedy directed by "Pitch Perfect's" Jason Moore and written by Paula Pell, who was a writer at "Saturday Night Live" during the comediennes' tenure on the sketch comedy show. Photo: Associated Press

Tina fey and Amy Poehler are joining forces once again to play sisters in a new film titled “The Nest.”

The “Parks and Recreation” star is nearing a deal to join her friend Fey in the comedy directed by “Pitch Perfect’s” Jason Moore and written by Paula Pell, who was a writer at “Saturday Night Live” during the comediennes’ tenure on the sketch comedy show.

According to TheWrap.com, “The Nest” centers on onscreen siblings Fey and Poehler who are devastated to find out their parents are selling the house they grew up in, so the sisters decide to spend one last wild weekend in their childhood home.

Fey and Poehler last appeared on the big screen together in 2008 comedy “Baby Mama,” and they co-hosted the Golden Globes for the second year in a row in January.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

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FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Angelina Jolie crowned world’s top feminist icon

Angelina Jolie arrives at the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson top the list of the world's foremost feminist icons.

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.