8 Things You Need To Know This AM — May 15 2015

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The big roles just keep coming! Natalie Portman will star as Jackie Kennedy in the drama Jackie, about the first four days of the former First Lady's life following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. (Variety
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Writer, performer, and body-empowerment advocate Caroline Rothstein unveils how Williams College is taking a community-driven approach to ending sexual violence. (Williams Magazine
Melissa Rivers was not happy with Kathy Griffin's exit statement from Fashion Police, saying, "My biggest complaint was the feeling that she shit all over my mother's legacy." (Us Weekly
Amtrak recently posted a job opening for a "communications lead" in Washington, D.C. (Gawker
Behold, a new kind of selfie. Japanese teens are posting 'kiss video' selfies online. (VICE)
Philip Seymour Hoffman's partner opened up about how she's grieved since his death, saying, "I was pretty stubborn in my falling apart." (The New York Times
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Tom Hanks and Bill Murray will be guests on David Letterman's final week of the Late Show, starting Monday, May 18. (Just Jared
Mad Men's Bryan Batt shared that he's (mostly) glad he didn't return to the show as Sal Romano. (Esquire
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