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"Real Steel" is on top

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Real Steel” is on top this weekend. 1. “Real Steel” – $27.3-million 2. “The Ides of March” – $10.4-million

South Africa, France, China, Slovenia, Latvia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, the celebrations continue for leader Desmond Tutu who's now 80-years-old. The 1984 recipient of the Noble Peace Prize and he’s also used his stature to campaign for human rights.

England, New Zealand, Israel, Norway

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – England, a paper-mache piggy bank was smashed in front of the Bank of England. Officials just announced 100-billion dollars is getting pumped into the British economy.

South Africa, Libya, India, Chile, Spain

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, University students and professors are angry about an upcoming trip by the Dalai Lama that was cancelled because the government didn't issue him a visa on time.

Elizabeth Hurley's painting the town pink

HOLLYWOOD HOOKUP (FOX44) – Days after announcing their engagement on twitter, actress Elizabeth Hurley and her fiancé Shane Warne turned a Scottish department store pink.

Rihanna gets waxed

HOLLYWOOD HOOKUP (FOX44) – Rihanna is the latest celebrity to get waxed. The pop star’s look alike now sits in Madama Tussauds Wax Museum in London. She's there now for a concert.

Somalia, Libya, United Kingdom, The Netherlands, China

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Somalia, dozens of young people are believed to be dead after a truck bomb exploded right where they were applying for scholarships for college. At least 70-people are dead.

Greece, The Philippines, Taiwan, United States, China, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Greece, 30-thousand government workers are getting pink slips to keep the country from going bankrupt. The EU and IMF are demanding those layoffs in exchange for 8-billion dollars in additional bailout money.

"Dolphin Tale" tops your box office

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Dolphin Tale” tops your box office this weekend. 1. “Dolphin Tale” – $14.2-million 2. “Moneyball” – $12.5-million

Germany, Chile, Japan, United States, Afghanistan

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Germany, fashion house Hugo Boss saying sorry for mistreating people during World War II, when its factories made uniforms for the Nazis. The company used forced labor and French prisoners of war.