Photos from the premiere of "Ride Along" at TCL Chinese Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on January 13, 2014. In the film, fast-talking security guard Ben (Kevin Hart) joins his cop brother-in-law James (Ice Cube) on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta in order to prove himself worthy of marrying Angela (Tika Sumpter), James' sister. UPI/Jim Ruymen
President Barack Obama welcomed the 2013 NBA Champions Miami Heat to the White House, in Washington, D.C. on January 14, 2014. The Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs in the 2013 playoffs. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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