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'Act of Valor' topped the box office

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Act of Valor” took this weekend’s top spot at the box office. 1. “Act of Valor” – $24.7-million

The Indian Ocean, Pakistan, Germany, Russia, Sweden

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – The Indian Ocean, a fire broke out in the generator room of the Costa Allegra today. There were no injuries among passengers or crew, but now the ship is powerless about 20-miles from the Seychelles Islands.

New in Theaters - February 24, 2012

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) – Check-in to "Wanderlust" with Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd as the comedic duo play a couple forced to leave high-stress city-living and stumble upon a clothing-optional and free-living town.

Tunisia, Thailand, Chile, France

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Tunisia, representatives from more than 70-countries are meeting today to call on the Syrian government to immediately implement a ceasefire and allow in humanitarian aid. However there are a few problems.

Argentina, Italy, United Kingdom, Portugal, Nepal, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Argentina, the train apparently came to the end of its line too quickly and hit the barrier of the platform. One of the carriages pushed nearly 20-feet into the next.

Serbia, Russia, Canada, United States, Brazil

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Serbia, giant chunks of ice broke free and surged through the Danube River. Some of those pieces were nearly 2-feet thick. They caused one of Belgrade’s most popular floating restaurants to sink.

New in Entertainment - February 21, 2012

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) – Action, animated fun, and award-winning performances all arriving on shelves this week.

Iran, Mexico, Libya, Germany, Italy

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iran, an Iranian cargo vessel went up in flames in the Persian Gulf. And thanks to a TV-crew sailing nearby the 9-men on the cargo ship are all safe.

'Safe House' topped the box office

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – “Safe House” barely beat “The Vow” for the top spot at the box office this weekend. 1. “Safe House” – $24-million

'This Means War' movie preview

HOLLYWOOD, CA (FOX44) –A different twist on the romantic comedy, as Reese Witherspoon tries to choose between two potential boyfriends in "This Means War".