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(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak (88) defends against Toronto Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews during the first period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Friday, April 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak (88) defends against Toronto Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews during the first period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Friday, April 19, 2019.

Matthews, Kapanen score late, Maple Leafs edge Bruins 2-1

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Auston Matthews, Kasperi Kapanen score in third period, Toronto Maple Leafs hang on the beat the Boston Bruins 2-1. More>>

Keller suspended 5 games, Anderson, Renteria 1 each for fray

(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Brad Keller, right, looks at the umpires after Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson was hit by a pitch by him as benches cleared during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Wednesday, Ap... (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Brad Keller, right, looks at the umpires after Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson was hit by a pitch by him as benches cleared during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Wednesday, Ap...
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Kansas City pitcher Brad Keller suspended for 5 games by MLB; White Sox SS Tim Anderson, manager Rick Renteria each get 1 game. More>>

Rep: Adele, husband Simon Konecki have separated

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Adele and her husband Simon Konecki have separated. More>>

The Latest: Crown of Thorns presented at Paris service

(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). Tourists walk nearby Notre Dame cathedral, in Paris, Friday, April 19, 2019. Rebuilding Notre Dame, the 800-year-old Paris cathedral devastated by fire this week, will cost billions of dollars as architects, historians and ar... (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). Tourists walk nearby Notre Dame cathedral, in Paris, Friday, April 19, 2019. Rebuilding Notre Dame, the 800-year-old Paris cathedral devastated by fire this week, will cost billions of dollars as architects, historians and ar...
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The rector of Notre Dame says a "computer glitch" might have caused the fire that ravaged a large part of the cathedral this week. More>>

NYC Ballet must rehire 2 dancers fired over nude photos

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An arbitrator has ordered New York City Ballet to reinstate two male dancers who were fired for sharing nude photos of women and sexually explicit texts. More>>

Probation for man who sent powder to Trump sons, others

(Beverly Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This booking photo released Thursday, March 1, 2018, by the Beverly Police Department shows Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, Mass., accused of mailing five envelopes containing a white powder. Prosecutors a... (Beverly Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This booking photo released Thursday, March 1, 2018, by the Beverly Police Department shows Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, Mass., accused of mailing five envelopes containing a white powder. Prosecutors a...
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A Massachusetts man who sent threatening letters filled with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons and others has been sentenced to five years of probation. More>>

Polanski asks court to restore his film academy membership

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Roman Polanski is asking a judge to restore his membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences after he was expelled for misconduct last year. More>>

The Latest: Academy stands by decision to expel Polanski

(AP Photo/Francois Mori, File). FILE - In this Oct. 30, 3017 file photo director Roman Polanski poses a photo  prior to the screening of "Based on a true story" in Paris, France. Roman Polanski is asking a judge to restore his membership in the Academy... (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File). FILE - In this Oct. 30, 3017 file photo director Roman Polanski poses a photo prior to the screening of "Based on a true story" in Paris, France. Roman Polanski is asking a judge to restore his membership in the Academy...
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The film academy stands behind its decision to expel director Roman Polanski, who has asked a court to reinstate him. More>>

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren dies at 92

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2016, file photo, paranormal investigator and film consultant Lorraine Warren poses at the premiere of the film "The Conjuring 2" during the Los Angeles Film Festival at the TCL Chines... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2016, file photo, paranormal investigator and film consultant Lorraine Warren poses at the premiere of the film "The Conjuring 2" during the Los Angeles Film Festival at the TCL Chines...
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Legendary paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren, whose ghost hunting with her late husband inspired famous horror films, has died at age 92. More>>

Michelle Williams, Phil Elverum split after wedding in July

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019, file photo, Michelle Williams, a cast member in "After the Wedding," poses at the premiere of the film on the opening night of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019, file photo, Michelle Williams, a cast member in "After the Wedding," poses at the premiere of the film on the opening night of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah...
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Michelle Williams and musician Phil Elverum have separated less than a year after marrying. More>>

'All in the Family,' 'Jeffersons' rebooted for live special

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"All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons" are coming back to TV, live and for one night only. More>>

Cardi B rejects plea deal in strip club melee case

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Cardi B has rejected a plea deal in a case stemming from a New York strip club melee last fall. More>>

Bieber, Ariana Grande join Lil Dicky for Earth Day video

(AP Photo). This combination photo shows, from left, rapper-comedian Lil Dicky, singers Justin Bieber, Ariana grande and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, who participate on a new song and video aimed at bringing awareness to climate change and Earth Day, which... (AP Photo). This combination photo shows, from left, rapper-comedian Lil Dicky, singers Justin Bieber, Ariana grande and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, who participate on a new song and video aimed at bringing awareness to climate change and Earth Day, which...
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Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande and Leonardo DiCaprio have joined rapper-comedian Lil Dicky on a new song and video aimed at bringing awareness to climate change and Earth Day, which is Monday. More>>

Madonna and Maluma to perform new song at Billboard Awards

(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2017 file photo, Madonna performs on stage during the Women's March rally in Washington.   Madonna and Colombian singer Maluma will bring their new collaboration to life when they perform at next mon... (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2017 file photo, Madonna performs on stage during the Women's March rally in Washington. Madonna and Colombian singer Maluma will bring their new collaboration to life when they perform at next mon...
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Madonna and Colombian singer Maluma will bring their new collaboration to life when they perform at next month's Billboard Music Awards. More>>

'La Llorona' movie promotion with Mexican healers draws fire

(Warner Bros. Pictures  via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Patricia Velasquez in a scene from "The Curse of La Llorona." (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Patricia Velasquez in a scene from "The Curse of La Llorona."
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"The Curse of La Llorona" promotion using traditional Mexican healers for "spiritual cleansings" before screenings draws strong criticism from healers and scholars. More>>

Moves like Jagger: Mick's partner debuts Stones-themed dance

(AP Photo/Jocelyn Noveck). Choreographer Melanie Hamrick poses with dancers at the gala of Youth America Grand Prix, the world’s largest ballet scholarship competition, on Thursday, April 18, after the U.S. premiere of her new ballet, “Porte Rouge” (Re... (AP Photo/Jocelyn Noveck). Choreographer Melanie Hamrick poses with dancers at the gala of Youth America Grand Prix, the world’s largest ballet scholarship competition, on Thursday, April 18, after the U.S. premiere of her new ballet, “Porte Rouge” (Re...
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A recovering Mick Jagger made an appearance _ sort of _ at the premiere of partner Melanie Hamrick's new ballet based on Rolling Stones songs. More>>

National Enquirer being sold to former newsstand mogul

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The National Enquirer is being sold to the former head of airport newsstand company. More>>

Falcons give second chance to Hageman following 2017 release

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2016, file photo, Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, right, is hit by Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman during the second half of an NFL football game in Los Angeles. The F... (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2016, file photo, Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff, right, is hit by Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman during the second half of an NFL football game in Los Angeles. The F...
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Falcons give second chance to defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman following 2017 release due to domestic violence charge. More>>

Publishers hurry to release book editions of Mueller Report

(AP Photo/Jon Elswick). Special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election as released on Thursday, April 18, 2019, is photographed in Washington. The section discusses Russian government links an... (AP Photo/Jon Elswick). Special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election as released on Thursday, April 18, 2019, is photographed in Washington. The section discusses Russian government links an...
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With the Mueller Report finally out, at least in redacted form, publishers are hurrying to release book editions. More>>

Report release an event unsuited to instant media world

(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Photojournalists photograph four pages of the Mueller Report laid on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Photojournalists photograph four pages of the Mueller Report laid on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
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News organizations scrambled to summarize the findings of special counsel Mueller's report as cameras rolled. More>>

'Real Housewives' husband Giudice loses immigration appeal

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"Real Housewives of New Jersey" husband Joe Giudice has lost his appeal to avoid deportation to Italy. More>>

Judge scales back Weinstein suit, allows sex-traffic claim

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A New York judge has agreed to let a class-action lawsuit proceed with a sex-trafficking claim against disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein. More>>

Yanks stop using Smith recording while investigating racism

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The Yankees have suspended the use of Kate Smith's recording of 'God Bless America' during the seventh-inning stretch while they investigate an allegation of racism against the singer. More>>

San Francisco's campy "Beach Blanket Babylon" show to end

(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, Pool, File). File - In this Nov. 6, 2005, file photo, Prince Charles, third from left, and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, fifth from left, meet Val Diamond, center, wearing a San Francisco Skyline Hat and other cast memb... (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, Pool, File). File - In this Nov. 6, 2005, file photo, Prince Charles, third from left, and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, fifth from left, meet Val Diamond, center, wearing a San Francisco Skyline Hat and other cast memb...
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The campy "Beach Blanket Babylon" musical revue that has been a must-see for San Francisco tourists for 45 years is coming to an end. More>>

Medical examiner: Clark Gable's grandson died of overdose

(Courtesy of Bobby Goldstein Productions via AP). This undated photo provided by Bobby Goldstein Productions shows Clark James Gable III, host of the reality TV show "Cheaters" and grandson of late Academy Award-winning actor Clark Gable. A medical exa... (Courtesy of Bobby Goldstein Productions via AP). This undated photo provided by Bobby Goldstein Productions shows Clark James Gable III, host of the reality TV show "Cheaters" and grandson of late Academy Award-winning actor Clark Gable. A medical exa...
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A medical examiner says the grandson of actor Clark Gable died of an accidental drug overdose. More>>

Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. New York state police say rapper Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons char... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. New York state police say rapper Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons char...
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New York state police say rapper Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons charges as he tried to cross from Canada into the United States near Niagara Falls. More>>

Ai Weiwei remembers disappearance of 43 Mexican students

(AP Photo/Claudio Cruz). People stand under the portraits of 43 college students who went missing in 2014 in an apparent massacre, by Chinese concept artist and government critic Ai Weiwei at the Contemporary Art University Museum (MUAC ) in Mexico Cit... (AP Photo/Claudio Cruz). People stand under the portraits of 43 college students who went missing in 2014 in an apparent massacre, by Chinese concept artist and government critic Ai Weiwei at the Contemporary Art University Museum (MUAC ) in Mexico Cit...
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Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's interest in studying human rights around the world led to his meeting with relatives of the 43 college students who disappeared in southern Mexico in 2014, and from that encounter sprang his new exhibit in the Mexican capital. More>>

Police official: Short-circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire

(Gigarama.ru via AP). An image made available by Gigarama.ru on Wednesday April 17, 2019 shows an aerial shot of the fire damage to Notre Dame cathedral in Paris on Tuesday April 16. Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and... (Gigarama.ru via AP). An image made available by Gigarama.ru on Wednesday April 17, 2019 shows an aerial shot of the fire damage to Notre Dame cathedral in Paris on Tuesday April 16. Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and...
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It's a day of tribute to the Paris firefighters who saved Notre Dame Cathedral from collapse and rescued its treasures from encroaching flames. More>>

FIFA backs English players' social media boycott over racism

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Manchester City's Riyad Mahrez, left, challenges for the ball with Tottenham's Danny Rose during the Champions League, round of 8, first-leg soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at the Tottenham Hotspur ... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Manchester City's Riyad Mahrez, left, challenges for the ball with Tottenham's Danny Rose during the Champions League, round of 8, first-leg soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at the Tottenham Hotspur ...
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Soccer players in England are backing a 24-hour boycott of social media to demand a crackdown on racial abuse on the platforms. More>>

Jason Momoa shaves signature beard to promote recycling

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Jason Momoa arrives at the premiere of "Aquaman" at TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Momoa on Wednesday, April 17, 2019  released a video in which he shaved off hi... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Jason Momoa arrives at the premiere of "Aquaman" at TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Momoa on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 released a video in which he shaved off hi...
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"Aquaman" and "Game of Thrones" actor Jason Momoa has released a video in which he shaved off his signature beard and mustache in order to promote recycling. More>>

Report: Avenatti met R. Kelly prosecutor Foxx at O'Hare

(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018, file photo, attorney Michael Avenatti, speaks outside court in New York.An indictment filed against Avenatti, Wednesday, April 10, alleges he stole millions of dollars from clients, didn’t pa... (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018, file photo, attorney Michael Avenatti, speaks outside court in New York.An indictment filed against Avenatti, Wednesday, April 10, alleges he stole millions of dollars from clients, didn’t pa...
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Phone texts suggest Chicago prosecutor Kim Foxx worked closely with attorney Michael Avenatti before she brought sexual abuse charges against singer R. Kelly, including by meeting Avenatti during a layover at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. More>>

German students have algorithm for Game of Thrones deaths

(HBO via AP). This image released by HBO shows Emilia Clarke in a scene from "Game of Thrones." The final season premieres on Sunday. (HBO via AP). This image released by HBO shows Emilia Clarke in a scene from "Game of Thrones." The final season premieres on Sunday.
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Spoiler alert: Computer science students at the Technical University of Munich have developed an application that scours the internet for data on the popular Game of Thrones series, and uses an algorithm to predict which characters survive. More>>

Earth, meet Polo: Ralph Lauren unveils plastic bottle shirt

(Ralph Lauren via AP). This combination of photos released by Ralph Lauren shows Polo shirts made from recycled plastic bottles. Each shirt is made from an average of 12 bottles collected in Taiwan, where the Polos are made, in partnership with an orga... (Ralph Lauren via AP). This combination of photos released by Ralph Lauren shows Polo shirts made from recycled plastic bottles. Each shirt is made from an average of 12 bottles collected in Taiwan, where the Polos are made, in partnership with an orga...
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Polo Ralph Lauren launches version of iconic shirt crafted entirely out of recycled plastic bottles. More>>

Heavyweights in world cinema nominated for Cannes' top prize

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Cannes Film Festival organizers have announced its 2019 line up, which pitches revered directors against each other in competition for the Palme d'Or. More>>

Fleetwood Mac announces rescheduled dates for tour

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This March 29, 2019 file photo shows Inductee Stevie Nicks, center, posing with other members of Fleetwood Mac, from left, Mike Campbell, John McVie, Christine McVie and Mick Fleetwood at the Rock &amp... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This March 29, 2019 file photo shows Inductee Stevie Nicks, center, posing with other members of Fleetwood Mac, from left, Mike Campbell, John McVie, Christine McVie and Mick Fleetwood at the Rock &...
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Fleetwood Mac has announced rescheduled dates for its North America tour that were postponed earlier this month because singer Stevie Nicks had the flu. More>>

Amazon and Google end spat, bring YouTube to Amazon devices

(AP Photo). This combo of photo shows the Google logo at their offices in Granary Square, London on Nov. 1, 2018, top, and the Amazon logo on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square on Oct. 3, 2018, bottom. Amazon and Google are en... (AP Photo). This combo of photo shows the Google logo at their offices in Granary Square, London on Nov. 1, 2018, top, and the Amazon logo on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square on Oct. 3, 2018, bottom. Amazon and Google are en...
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Amazon and Google are ending their nearly 2-year spat, agreeing to bring their video streaming apps to each other's devices. More>>

Judge says Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now single

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now single, though work is left before the terms of their divorce are final. More>>

In 'Red Joan', Judi Dench gets spy role far from 007's boss

(AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017 file photo, actress Judi Dench poses during a photo call for the film "Victoria And Abdul" at the 74th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. Judi Dench is back in the world of e... (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis, file). FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017 file photo, actress Judi Dench poses during a photo call for the film "Victoria And Abdul" at the 74th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. Judi Dench is back in the world of e...
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Judi Dench is back in the world of espionage, but her latest role is a far cry from James Bond's unflappable spy chief, M. More>>

Gambler sets another 1-day winnings record on 'Jeopardy!'

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Professional sports gambler from Las Vegas breaks his own one-day earnings record on 'Jeopardy!' shortly after setting a new mark on a show that aired last week. More>>

Pope encourages Swedish campaigner Greta on environment

(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis greets Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg, right, during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, April 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis greets Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg, right, during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, April 17, 2019.
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Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg has brought her climate change campaign to the Vatican, where she met Pope Francis, a kindred spirit on environmental issues, and carried a sign saying "Join the climate strike.". More>>

Despite recusal, prosecutor told deputy Smollett overcharged

(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie... (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie...
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Text messages show Chicago prosecutor told her top deputy that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was a "washed up celeb" who was overcharged. More>>

Correction: Film-Monty Python-Anniversary story

(Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This April 24, 2015 file photo shows Terry Jones at a special Tribeca Film Festival screening of "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" in New York. Celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the Monty Python co... (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This April 24, 2015 file photo shows Terry Jones at a special Tribeca Film Festival screening of "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" in New York. Celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the Monty Python co...
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Celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the Monty Python comedy classic "Life of Brian" are being somewhat overshadowed by the health news of member Terry Jones. More>>

'Bridesmaids' writers Wiig, Mumolo to reunite 8 years later

(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File). FILE - This Jan. 15, 2012 file photo shows Kristen Wiig, left, and Annie Mumolo at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. “Bridesmaids” writers Wiig and Mumolo are reuniting, eight years after their smash h... (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File). FILE - This Jan. 15, 2012 file photo shows Kristen Wiig, left, and Annie Mumolo at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. “Bridesmaids” writers Wiig and Mumolo are reuniting, eight years after their smash h...
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"Bridesmaids" writers Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo are finally reuniting, eight years after their smash hit comedy. More>>

Fox News to host town hall meeting with Amy Klobuchar

(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar speaks during a roundtable discussion on health care, Tuesday, April 16, 2019, in Miami. Klobuchar met with local medical professionals and advocates to talk about the cost of pre... (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar speaks during a roundtable discussion on health care, Tuesday, April 16, 2019, in Miami. Klobuchar met with local medical professionals and advocates to talk about the cost of pre...
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Two days after Sen. Bernie Sanders became the first Democrat to hold a town hall on Fox News Channel, Sen. Amy Klobuchar agrees to go on the network. More>>

Writers guild sues talent agencies in heated Hollywood fight

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The Writers Guild of America is suing Hollywood's four biggest talent agencies in the latest and boldest move in an increasingly bitter fight between the two sides. More>>

More Jason Bourne adventures heading to bookstores

(Putnam via AP). This cover image released by Putnam shows "Robert Ludlum’s The Treadstone Resurrection," by Joshua Hood, coming out Sept. 17. Putnam announced Wednesday, April 17, 2019, that it had a four-book deal with the late author’s estate for tw... (Putnam via AP). This cover image released by Putnam shows "Robert Ludlum’s The Treadstone Resurrection," by Joshua Hood, coming out Sept. 17. Putnam announced Wednesday, April 17, 2019, that it had a four-book deal with the late author’s estate for tw...
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Two of Robert Ludlum's blockbuster creations, the spy Jason Bourne and the top secret Treadstone program, will soon be at work again. More>>

Celeb or stranger? Study weighs Americans' interest in birds

(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - This Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo shows an adult whooping crane, a critically endangered species, in captivity at the Audubon Nature Institute's Species Survival Center in New Orleans. In a study released on Mond... (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - This Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo shows an adult whooping crane, a critically endangered species, in captivity at the Audubon Nature Institute's Species Survival Center in New Orleans. In a study released on Mond...
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A new study uses Google searches to assess how interested Americans are in 621 bird species. More>>

Price criticizes MLB for teams idle on Jackie Robinson Day

(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's David Price pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Sunday, April 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's David Price pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Sunday, April 14, 2019.
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Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price thinks Major League Baseball made a mistake by having just 10 games Monday on Jackie Robinson Day. More>>

Bells of French cathedrals ring in tribute to Notre Dame

(AP Photo/Michel Euler). People attend a vigil in Paris, Tuesday April 16, 2019. Firefighters declared success Tuesday in a more than 12-hour battle to extinguish an inferno engulfing Paris' iconic Notre Dame cathedral that claimed its spire and roof, ... (AP Photo/Michel Euler). People attend a vigil in Paris, Tuesday April 16, 2019. Firefighters declared success Tuesday in a more than 12-hour battle to extinguish an inferno engulfing Paris' iconic Notre Dame cathedral that claimed its spire and roof, ...
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Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high-power magnates around the world to restore Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris after a massive fire. More>>

The Latest: Fire chaplain hailed as hero in Notre Dame blaze

(AP Photo/Francois Mori). Notre Dame cathedral is pictured Wednesday, April 17, 2019 in Paris. Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high-powered magnates around the world to restore Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris after a... (AP Photo/Francois Mori). Notre Dame cathedral is pictured Wednesday, April 17, 2019 in Paris. Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high-powered magnates around the world to restore Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris after a...
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Pope Francis has told his weekly audience at St. Peter's Square of his sadness over the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, the seat of the Paris archdiocese. More>>

Both sides want Weinstein hearing closed to media, public

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Both sides in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault case want the press and the public barred from the disgraced movie mogul's next court appearance. More>>

Beyoncé drops surprise new album

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Beyonce poses in the press room at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.  Beyonce has released a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary “Homecoming,” called “H... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Beyonce poses in the press room at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Beyonce has released a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary “Homecoming,” called “H...
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Beyoncé has surprised her fans by releasing a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary "Homecoming.". More>>

Time releases its 100 most influential people issue

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Actress Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Saleh are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time's annual "100 Most Influential People in the World" issue. More>>

Ben Affleck, Susan Sarandon, other stars donate to 2020 Dems

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From Ben Affleck and Susan Sarandon to Anna Wintour and Willie Nelson, celebrities are ling up to give money to their favorite Democratic presidential candidates. More>>

Lindsay Lohan's stepmom pleads guilty to disorderly conduct

(Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office via AP). FILE - This file photo originally provided provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office shows Kate Major Lohan shortly after her arrest on a battery charge in Boca Raton, Fla., on July 27, 2018.  Lohan... (Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office via AP). FILE - This file photo originally provided provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office shows Kate Major Lohan shortly after her arrest on a battery charge in Boca Raton, Fla., on July 27, 2018. Lohan...
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The stepmother of actress Lindsay Lohan has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct in an incident in which state police said she tried to commandeer an occupied bus and attacked its driver on Christmas Day. More>>

'Deeply candid' Demi Moore memoir coming in September

(Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 file photo, actress Demi Moore poses at the premiere of the film "Corporate Animals" during the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. Nine years after her boo... (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 file photo, actress Demi Moore poses at the premiere of the film "Corporate Animals" during the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. Nine years after her boo...
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Nine years after book deal was first announced, Demi Moore is ready to release a memoir her publisher calls 'deeply candid and insightful'. More>>

NBC, LA 2028 to combine to sell sponsorships, ad time

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NBC Universal, LA 2028 combine to sell sponsorships, ad time for Olympics. More>>

Monkey Punch, creator of megahit Japan comic Lupin III, dies

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Cartoonist Monkey Punch, best known as the creator of a Japanese megahit comic series of master thief Lupin III, has died at age of 81. More>>

Andy Hui apologizes after taxi camera captures infidelity

(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Hong Kong singer Andy Hui reacts during a press conference about his affair in Hong Kong, Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Hong Kong's Apple Daily newspaper published video that purported to show Andy Hui being intimate in a taxi with an... (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Hong Kong singer Andy Hui reacts during a press conference about his affair in Hong Kong, Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Hong Kong's Apple Daily newspaper published video that purported to show Andy Hui being intimate in a taxi with an...
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Hong Kong celebrity Andy Hui has apologized to his family and friends after reports about his apparent dalliance with an actress appeared in the media. More>>

Notre Dame organists itching to play thunderous instrument

(AP Photo/Oleg Cetinic). Johann Vexo, the organist who was playing at evening mass inside Notre Dame when flames began licking at the iconic cathedral's roof, pllays the pipe organ at Notre Dame de Nancy cathedral, eastern France, Wednesday, April 17, ... (AP Photo/Oleg Cetinic). Johann Vexo, the organist who was playing at evening mass inside Notre Dame when flames began licking at the iconic cathedral's roof, pllays the pipe organ at Notre Dame de Nancy cathedral, eastern France, Wednesday, April 17, ...
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The organists of Notre Dame spent terrible hours worried about their thunderous instrument. More>>

Huerta, Hansberry documentaries among Peabody Award winners

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Profiles of activist Dolores Huerta and writer Lorraine Hansberry are among the Peabody Award winners for documentary programs. More>>

Michael Jackson estate hits back at 'Leaving Neverland'

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this April 18, 1995, file photo, pop star Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley, behind him at left, walk with children that were invited guests at his Neverland Ranch home in Santa Ynez, Calif. The co-execu... (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this April 18, 1995, file photo, pop star Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley, behind him at left, walk with children that were invited guests at his Neverland Ranch home in Santa Ynez, Calif. The co-execu...
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The co-executor of Michael Jackson's estate says he's confident the superstar's supporters will be able to protect his legacy and brand in the wake of a documentary detailing allegations of sexual abuse. More>>

Fox draws nearly 2.6 million viewers for Sanders town hall

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a Fox News town-hall style event Monday April 15, 2019 in Bethlehem, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a Fox News town-hall style event Monday April 15, 2019 in Bethlehem, Pa.
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Bernie Sanders took some heat from Democrats for appearing on Fox News Channel, but his town hall meeting there on Monday attracted the largest audience for any such event in the campaign cycle. More>>

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' to premiere at Cannes

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). File-This April 4, 2019, file photo shows Taron Egerton, who plays singer Elton John in the upcoming film "Rocketman," discussing the film during the Paramount Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2019, the of... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). File-This April 4, 2019, file photo shows Taron Egerton, who plays singer Elton John in the upcoming film "Rocketman," discussing the film during the Paramount Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2019, the of...
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The Elton John biopic "Rocketman" will premiere at the Cannes Film Festival next month. More>>

The iconic Muppets may be coming to a street near you

(HBO via AP). This image released by HBO shows the cast of the popular children's show "Sesame Street." Big Bird, Elmo and stars of “Sesame Street” are leaving their quiet neighborhood and hitting the road. The non-profit Sesame Workshop said Tuesday a... (HBO via AP). This image released by HBO shows the cast of the popular children's show "Sesame Street." Big Bird, Elmo and stars of “Sesame Street” are leaving their quiet neighborhood and hitting the road. The non-profit Sesame Workshop said Tuesday a...
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Big Bird, Elmo and stars of "Sesame Street" are leaving their quiet neighborhood and embarking on a 10-city road trip. More>>

Cosby's insurer settles LA accuser's suit before deposition

(AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File). FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. The Imprisoned actor says his insurance company is settling another lawsuit file... (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File). FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. The Imprisoned actor says his insurance company is settling another lawsuit file...
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Imprisoned actor Bill Cosby says his insurance company is settling another lawsuit filed by a woman accuser without his permission, this one involving a party at the Playboy Mansion. More>>

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' actress Georgia Engel dies at 70

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A friend of Georgia Engel, the actress who was part of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," says she has died at age 70. More>>

Vera Wang, Reem Acra: Highlights from NY bridal fashion week

(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Fashion from the Phuong My bridal collection is modeled, Thursday April 11, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Fashion from the Phuong My bridal collection is modeled, Thursday April 11, 2019 in New York.
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Reem Acra's church wedding and a formal tea hosted by Ines Di Santo were among highlights of New York Bridal Week. More>>

Aretha Franklin makes history with posthumous Pulitzer win

(AP Photo/Shea Walsh, File). FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2008 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. Franklin is still getting R.E.S.P.E.C.T. after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation ho... (AP Photo/Shea Walsh, File). FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2008 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. Franklin is still getting R.E.S.P.E.C.T. after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation ho...
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Aretha Franklin is still getting R-E-S-P-E-C-T after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor Monday, becoming the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize since the honor was first awarded in 1930. More>>

'Game of Thrones' season debut breaks HBO rating records

(Helen Sloan/Courtesy of HBO via AP). This photo provided by HBO shows Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen and Kit Harington as Jon Snow in a scene from HBO's "Game of Thrones."  The final season premieres on Sunday. (Helen Sloan/Courtesy of HBO via AP). This photo provided by HBO shows Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen and Kit Harington as Jon Snow in a scene from HBO's "Game of Thrones." The final season premieres on Sunday.
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The first episode of the final season of 'Game of Thrones' is a record-breaker for the series and HBO. More>>

Pulitzers given to Aretha Franklin, author Richard Powers

(Simon & Schuster via AP). This cover image released by Simon & Schuster shows "Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom," by David W. Blight, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History. (Simon & Schuster via AP). This cover image released by Simon & Schuster shows "Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom," by David W. Blight, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History.
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Aretha Franklin has been given an honorary Pulitzer Prize, cited posthumously for her extraordinary career. More>>

Notre Dame hailed as monument to the 'best of civilization'

(AP Photo/File). FILE - This 1911, file photo shows the Notre Dame Cathedral, on the island called Ile de la Cite in Paris. Art experts around the world reacted with horror to news of the fire that ravaged cathedral on Monday, April 15, 2019. One shell... (AP Photo/File). FILE - This 1911, file photo shows the Notre Dame Cathedral, on the island called Ile de la Cite in Paris. Art experts around the world reacted with horror to news of the fire that ravaged cathedral on Monday, April 15, 2019. One shell...
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Notre Dame, a survivor of wars and revolutions, has stood for centuries as not merely the greatest of the Gothic cathedrals and a towering jewel of Western architecture. More>>

New Jersey high school's celebrated 'Alien' play gets encore

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A New Jersey high school stage production of the 1979 movie "Alien" that has drawn raves from the movie's director and star is coming back for an encore. More>>

'Today' show co-anchor Hoda Kotb adopts baby girl

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2019 file photo, Hoda Kotb attends the 16th annual Woman's Day Red Dress Awards, in support of women's heart health, at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York. The “Today” show co-anchor's... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2019 file photo, Hoda Kotb attends the 16th annual Woman's Day Red Dress Awards, in support of women's heart health, at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York. The “Today” show co-anchor's...
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"Today" show co-anchor Hoda Kotb's family has grown. More>>

The Latest: Reuters: We'll celebrate when reporters are free

(AP Photo/Shea Walsh, File). FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2008 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. Franklin is still getting R.E.S.P.E.C.T. after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation ho... (AP Photo/Shea Walsh, File). FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2008 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. Franklin is still getting R.E.S.P.E.C.T. after death: The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation ho...
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Aretha Franklin has been given an honorary Pulitzer Prize, cited posthumously for her extraordinary career. More>>

Pulitzers honor coverage of 3 US mass shootings in 2018

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The newest winners of the Pulitzer Prizes in journalism and the arts are about to be revealed. More>>

Dodgers, MLB honor Jackie Robinson's centennial year

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Former Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully, left, stands with Jackie Robinson's widow Rachel Robinson, center, and Dodgers co-owner Mark Walter prior to a baseball game between the Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds, Mon... (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Former Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully, left, stands with Jackie Robinson's widow Rachel Robinson, center, and Dodgers co-owner Mark Walter prior to a baseball game between the Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds, Mon...
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Vin Scully joined the widow of his friend Jackie Robinson to honor the player who broke baseball's color barrier during Robinson's centennial birthday celebration. More>>

Girl not amused by 'SNL' joke about her disabled pet chicken

(Mikayla Feehan/Via AP). In this provided by Mikayla Feehan and taken on April 3, 2019, a pet chicken named Granite Heart tests out a custom wheelchair made by Walkin’ Pets in Amherst, N.H. On a recent SNL episode, the television show's "Weekend Update... (Mikayla Feehan/Via AP). In this provided by Mikayla Feehan and taken on April 3, 2019, a pet chicken named Granite Heart tests out a custom wheelchair made by Walkin’ Pets in Amherst, N.H. On a recent SNL episode, the television show's "Weekend Update...
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A Vermont girl isn't happy that her disabled pet chicken was joked about on 'Saturday Night Live'. More>>

Steve Martin collaborating on 'ultimate cartoon book'

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Oct. 14, 2016 file photo shows Steve Martin at the world premiere of "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk", during the 54th New York Film Festival in New York. Celadon Books announced Monday that Mart... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Oct. 14, 2016 file photo shows Steve Martin at the world premiere of "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk", during the 54th New York Film Festival in New York. Celadon Books announced Monday that Mart...
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Steve Martin could not be happier about his latest book and about the chance to work with New Yorker artist Harry Bliss. More>>

Carly Simon writing memoir about Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

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Carly Simon is writing an 'intimate, vulnerable' memoir about a very famous friend, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. More>>

David Brion Davis, scholar of slavery, dead at 92

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David Brion Davis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who documented the centrality of slavery in Western culture through a landmark trilogy that made him among the world's most respected and influential scholars, has died at age 92. More>>

Loughlin, Giannulli plead not guilty in college bribery scam

(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin, front, and husband, clothing designer Mossimo Giannulli, left, depart federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery... (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin, front, and husband, clothing designer Mossimo Giannulli, left, depart federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery...
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Actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the college admissions bribery scam. More>>

Back in LA, late-arriving Puig homers off Kershaw

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Cincinnati Reds' Yasiel Puig speaks to reporters prior to a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Monday, April 15, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Cincinnati Reds' Yasiel Puig speaks to reporters prior to a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Monday, April 15, 2019, in Los Angeles.
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Yasiel Puig was late arriving to Dodger Stadium in his return to Los Angeles for the first time since being traded to the Cincinnati Reds. More>>

The Latest: French leader vows to rebuild damaged Notre Dame

(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). Flames and smoke rise from Notre Dame cathedral as it burns in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. Massive plumes of yellow brown smoke is filling the air above Notre Dame Cathedral and ash is falling on tourists and others around... (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). Flames and smoke rise from Notre Dame cathedral as it burns in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. Massive plumes of yellow brown smoke is filling the air above Notre Dame Cathedral and ash is falling on tourists and others around...
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An official from the French Interior Ministry says 400 firefighters are fighting the fire but might they not be able to save Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. More>>

Eye of the Tiger: How CBS covered Woods' win at Masters

(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Tiger Woods reacts as he wins the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Tiger Woods reacts as he wins the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta, Ga.
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Eye of the Tiger: How CBS covered Tiger Woods' win at The Masters. More>>

High court declines to take Pennsylvania rap artist's case

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The Supreme Court is declining to take the case of a Pennsylvania rapper who was convicted of threatening police officers in one of his songs. More>>

The Latest: American tourists shocked at Notre Dame fire Video included

(AP Photo/Lori Hinant). Notre Dame cathedral is burning in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. Massive plumes of yellow brown smoke is filling the air above Notre Dame Cathedral and ash is falling on tourists and others around the island that marks the cent... (AP Photo/Lori Hinant). Notre Dame cathedral is burning in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. Massive plumes of yellow brown smoke is filling the air above Notre Dame Cathedral and ash is falling on tourists and others around the island that marks the cent...
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Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo says firefighters are trying to contain a "terrible fire" at the city's Notre Cathedral. More>>

Jay-Z to perform at newly renovated Webster Hall in NYC

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Jay-Z will help re-open the newly renovated Webster Hall concert venue in New York City with a performance next week. More>>

Swedish actress Bibi Andersson dies at age 83.

(AP Photo/Jean-Jacques Levy, File). FILE - In this May 25, 1978 file photo, Swedish actress Bibi Andersson meets George Peppard at a party for the announcement of start of new U.S. film "Cabo Blanco". Sweden’s Film Institute says Bibi Andersson, the Sw... (AP Photo/Jean-Jacques Levy, File). FILE - In this May 25, 1978 file photo, Swedish actress Bibi Andersson meets George Peppard at a party for the announcement of start of new U.S. film "Cabo Blanco". Sweden’s Film Institute says Bibi Andersson, the Sw...
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Sweden's Film Institute says Bibi Andersson, the Swedish actress who starred in classic films by her compatriot, the filmmaker Ingmar Bergman, has died. More>>

'Shazam!' bests newcomers with $25.1M second weekend

(Steve Wilkie/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. shows Zachary Levi, left, and Jack Dylan Grazer in a scene from "Shazam!" (Steve Wilkie/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. shows Zachary Levi, left, and Jack Dylan Grazer in a scene from "Shazam!"
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A quartet of newcomers in movie theaters couldn't shake "Shazam!" from the top spot, as the superhero comedy led the box office for the second straight weekend with an estimated $25.1 million in ticket sales. More>>

Charles Gross, husband to Joyce Carol Oates, dies at 83

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Charles Gross, a longtime Princeton professor of neuroscience and husband to author Joyce Carol Oates, has died. More>>

In Cantonese opera, Trump finds his twin brother in China

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President Donald Trump is the inspiration for "Trump on Show," a four-day Cantonese opera that reimagines the president's personal life and his fictional twin brother who lives in China. More>>

Joan Collins thanks firefighters after London apartment fire

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Joan Collins has thanked firefighters for their quick response after a blaze erupted in her London apartment. More>>

Favreau gives 'Star Wars' fans 1st look at 'The Mandalorian'

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Jon Favreau teased "The Mandalorian" at the Star Wars Celebration in Chicago on Sunday, giving fans their first look at the most anticipated series yet from the galaxy far, far away. More>>

Nipsey Hussle's family gathers for private funeral in LA

(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). People watch as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes Hussle's clothing store The Marathon, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle’s casket, draped in the flag of his father’s native country... (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). People watch as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes Hussle's clothing store The Marathon, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle’s casket, draped in the flag of his father’s native country...
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Nipsey Hussle's family and friends have gathered for a private burial of the rapper at a Los Angeles cemetery. More>>

New 'Star Wars' film promises 'The Rise of Skywalker'

(Lucasfilm via AP). This image released by Lucasfilm shows Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." The Skywalker saga may be coming to an end this December as the latest Star Wars trilogy finishes, but 8 months out from its release fans stil... (Lucasfilm via AP). This image released by Lucasfilm shows Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." The Skywalker saga may be coming to an end this December as the latest Star Wars trilogy finishes, but 8 months out from its release fans stil...
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'Star Wars' fans descend on Chicago hoping to get some 'Episode IX' details. More>>

Amazon: Woody Allen's #MeToo comments wrecked movie deal

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An Amazon lawyer says Woody Allen breached his four-movie deal with the online giant by making statements about the #MeToo movement that damaged prospects for promoting his films. More>>

Yemeni-Americans to boycott NY Post over 9/11 front page

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Yemeni-Americans are criticizing the New York Post over its front page last week that featured a photograph of the burning World Trade Center and a quote from Democratic Muslim Rep. Ilhan Omar that some say was dismissive of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. More>>

The Latest: Rapper Nipsey Hussle laid to rest at LA cemetery

(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Two men hug as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes through the crowd Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. The 25-mile procession traveled through the streets of South Los Angeles after his memo... (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Two men hug as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes through the crowd Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. The 25-mile procession traveled through the streets of South Los Angeles after his memo...
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A shooting killed one person and wounded three others near the funeral procession route for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle in South Los Angeles. More>>

Assange arrest leads to interest in book of Vidal interviews

(@DailyDOOH via AP). Police bundle WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian embassy into a police van in London after he was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police and taken into custody Thursday April 11, 2019. Police in London ... (@DailyDOOH via AP). Police bundle WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian embassy into a police van in London after he was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police and taken into custody Thursday April 11, 2019. Police in London ...
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The arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has made a book of interviews with Gore Vidal an unexpected best-seller. More>>

Disney unveils new streaming service to debut late this year

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Disney says its new video streaming service will launch publicly as early as October this year. More>>

Fashion brand 'FUCT' seeks trademark help from Supreme Court

(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Los Angeles artist Erik Brunetti, the founder of the streetwear clothing company "FUCT," poses for a photo in Los Angeles Thursday, April, 11, 2019. “We wanted the viewer to question it: Like, is that pronounced the way I ... (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Los Angeles artist Erik Brunetti, the founder of the streetwear clothing company "FUCT," poses for a photo in Los Angeles Thursday, April, 11, 2019. “We wanted the viewer to question it: Like, is that pronounced the way I ...
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The Supreme Court is getting ready to hear a clothing brand's challenge to federal trademark law. More>>

UK standup comedian Ian Cognito dies onstage during show

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British standup comedian Ian Cognito has died on stage during a gig. More>>

DC police: Eagles' Mills, Wiz's Robinson arrested for fight

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Police: Eagles' Jalen Mills, Wizards' Devin Robinson arrested after fight near Washington club. More>>

NYC Chinese eatery heats up cultural appropriation debate

(AP Photo/Patrick Sison). In this Thursday, April 11, 2019 photo, pedestrians walk past the Lucky Lee's restaurant in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York. The owner has drawn backlash for touting offerings of “clean” American-Chinese cuisine... (AP Photo/Patrick Sison). In this Thursday, April 11, 2019 photo, pedestrians walk past the Lucky Lee's restaurant in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York. The owner has drawn backlash for touting offerings of “clean” American-Chinese cuisine...
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A Jewish woman who touted her New York City restaurant as offering "clean" American-Chinese cuisine has become the latest target of outrage and accusations of cultural appropriation. More>>

Test taker pleads guilty in college admissions bribery scam

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A Florida prep school administrator is set to plead guilty to taking entrance exams for students in a nationwide college admissions bribery scheme. More>>

Wendy Williams files for divorce after 21-year marriage

(AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File). FILE - This March 25, 2011 file photo shows Wendy Williams and her husband Kevin Hunter at Aretha Franklin's 69th birthday party in New York. Williams has filed for divorce after nearly 22 years of marriage to her husban... (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File). FILE - This March 25, 2011 file photo shows Wendy Williams and her husband Kevin Hunter at Aretha Franklin's 69th birthday party in New York. Williams has filed for divorce after nearly 22 years of marriage to her husban...
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Wendy Williams has filed for divorce after nearly 22 years of marriage to her husband and manager. More>>

Prosecutor asks for review of how Smollett case was handled

(AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2019, file photo, actor Jussie Smollett smiles and waves to supporters before leaving Cook County Court after his charges were dropped in Chicago. The city of Chicago is suing "Empire" actor to reco... (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2019, file photo, actor Jussie Smollett smiles and waves to supporters before leaving Cook County Court after his charges were dropped in Chicago. The city of Chicago is suing "Empire" actor to reco...
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Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's criminal case. More>>

Johnny Depp's ex-wife asks judge to dismiss his lawsuit

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Actress Amber Heard is asking a judge to dismiss a $50 million defamation lawsuit her ex-husband Johnny Depp filed over her Washington Post op-ed about domestic violence. More>>

Police: Firefighter went into store nude on dare to buy soda

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A Massachusetts firefighter police say walked nude into a Rhode Island convenience store on a dare has been placed on leave. More>>

City of Chicago sues Jussie Smollett for investigative costs

(AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2019, file photo, actor Jussie Smollett smiles and waves to supporters before leaving Cook County Court after his charges were dropped in Chicago. A deadline is looming for Smollett to pay over $130... (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2019, file photo, actor Jussie Smollett smiles and waves to supporters before leaving Cook County Court after his charges were dropped in Chicago. A deadline is looming for Smollett to pay over $130...
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Chicago sues "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett to recoup the cost of investigating his report of an attack. More>>

Memorial spotlights the man behind Nipsey Hussle rap persona

(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). People watch as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes Hussle's clothing store The Marathon, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle’s casket, draped in the flag of his father’s native country... (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). People watch as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes Hussle's clothing store The Marathon, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle’s casket, draped in the flag of his father’s native country...
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Nipsey Hussle's memorial highlights Ermias Asghedom, the man who became the beloved rap persona. More>>

The Masters drawing that helped end a prison term

(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Artist Valentino Dixon and Max Adler of Golf Digest get ready to tell PodcastOne Sports Now hosts Jim Litke, left, and Tim Dahlberg the story of how Dixon's drawings of famous golf holes, done from his cell in Attica, sparked a l... (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Artist Valentino Dixon and Max Adler of Golf Digest get ready to tell PodcastOne Sports Now hosts Jim Litke, left, and Tim Dahlberg the story of how Dixon's drawings of famous golf holes, done from his cell in Attica, sparked a l...
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How an inmate's drawing of Augusta's 12th hole wound up overturning his wrongful conviction after 27 years in Attica. More>>

The Latest: New 'Star Wars' called 'The Rise of Skywalker'

(Lucasfilm via AP). This image released by Lucasfilm shows Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." The Skywalker saga may be coming to an end this December as the latest Star Wars trilogy finishes, but 8 months out from its release fans stil... (Lucasfilm via AP). This image released by Lucasfilm shows Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." The Skywalker saga may be coming to an end this December as the latest Star Wars trilogy finishes, but 8 months out from its release fans stil...
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The Latest: J.J. Abrams says he has been able to unused scenes from 'The Force Awakens' to bring Carrie Fisher's Leia character back for final installment in new trilogy. More>>

Live online TV, once a bargain, is getting more expensive

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This May 30, 2007, file photo shows a cable box on top of a television in Philadelphia. Cable executives derided the online TV packages’ cost as unrealistically cheap, but they were fairly popular, while cord-cuttin... (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This May 30, 2007, file photo shows a cable box on top of a television in Philadelphia. Cable executives derided the online TV packages’ cost as unrealistically cheap, but they were fairly popular, while cord-cuttin...
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Live online TV, once a bargain, is getting more expensive. More>>

Grime star Stormzy cancels Austria gig on racism allegation

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An Austrian music festival is apologizing to British grime artist Stormzy, who pulled out of an appearance after accusing security staff of racial profiling. More>>

Capitals survive surge from Hurricanes to win Game 1

(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, left of Sweden, celebrates his goal with defenseman John Carlson (74) during the first period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Carolina Hurricanes, Thu... (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, left of Sweden, celebrates his goal with defenseman John Carlson (74) during the first period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Carolina Hurricanes, Thu...
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Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin combined to score three goals on the first eight shots, and the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals survived a surge from the Carolina Hurricanes to win Game 1 of their first-round series 4-2. More>>

Prince Harry, Meghan aim to keep baby arrival plans private

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Guinness World Records said Wednesday, Apri... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Guinness World Records said Wednesday, Apri...
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Prince Harry and his heavily pregnant wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, say they have decided to keep plans around their baby's arrival private. More>>

Nipsey Hussle becomes face of downtown LA on day of memorial

(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). Artist Gift Davis works on a portrait of rapper Nipsey Hussle as fans wait in line to attend a public memorial at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Thursday, April 11, 2019. Hussle was killed in a shooting outside his Marathon ... (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). Artist Gift Davis works on a portrait of rapper Nipsey Hussle as fans wait in line to attend a public memorial at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Thursday, April 11, 2019. Hussle was killed in a shooting outside his Marathon ...
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Nipsey Hussle fans and mourners form a seas of black, white and blue outside Nipsey Hussle memorial in downtown Los Angeles. More>>

Nipsey Hussle, a hometown hero, immortalized at memorial Video included

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). An armored vehicle belonging to the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, whose given name was Ermias Asghedom, appears at the Celebration of Life memorial service on Thursday, April 11, 2019, at the Staples Center in Los An... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). An armored vehicle belonging to the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, whose given name was Ermias Asghedom, appears at the Celebration of Life memorial service on Thursday, April 11, 2019, at the Staples Center in Los An...
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Fans arrive for memorial service for rapper and community activist Nipsey Hussle at Los Angeles' Staples Center. More>>

Mariah Carey to receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018, file photo Mariah Carey poses in the press room at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. No artist has more No. 1 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018, file photo Mariah Carey poses in the press room at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. No artist has more No. 1 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart...
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No artist has more No. 1 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart than Mariah Carey, so it's only fitting that the singer will receive the Icon Award at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards. More>>

Memorial spotlights the man behind Nipsey Hussle rap persona

(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). People watch as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes Hussle's clothing store The Marathon, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle’s casket, draped in the flag of his father’s native country... (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). People watch as a hearse carrying the casket of slain rapper Nipsey Hussle passes Hussle's clothing store The Marathon, Thursday, April 11, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle’s casket, draped in the flag of his father’s native country...
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Nipsey Hussle's memorial highlights Ermias Asghedom, the man who became the beloved rap persona. More>>

The Latest: Quito arrest part of Assange probe

(Rebecca Brown/PA via AP). A police van parked outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police and taken into custody Thursday April 11, 2019. London police say they... (Rebecca Brown/PA via AP). A police van parked outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police and taken into custody Thursday April 11, 2019. London police say they...
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Ecuador's president says his government withdrew asylum status for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange almost seven years after he sought refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London. More>>

The Latest: Nipsey Hussle procession ends at funeral home

(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). Artist Gift Davis works on a portrait of rapper Nipsey Hussle as fans wait in line to attend a public memorial at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Thursday, April 11, 2019. Hussle was killed in a shooting outside his Marathon ... (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). Artist Gift Davis works on a portrait of rapper Nipsey Hussle as fans wait in line to attend a public memorial at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Thursday, April 11, 2019. Hussle was killed in a shooting outside his Marathon ...
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The Latest: Mourners arrive at Nipsey Hussle's memorial service, being held at Los Angeles' Staples Center. More>>

Sundance Film Festival co-founder charged with sex abuse

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A Utah filmmaker who co-founded the Sundance Film Festival has been charged with sexual abuse of a young girl. Online court records show 71-year-old Sterling Van Wagenen is accused of inappropriately touching a girl on two occasions between 2013-2015. More>>

Daisy Bates, Johnny Cash statues headed to US Capitol

(AP Photo/Hannah Grabenstein). Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signs a bill into law that replaces the state's two statues in a U.S. Capitol display with statues of civil rights leader Daisy Bates and country musician Johnny Cash, Thursday, April 11, 2019... (AP Photo/Hannah Grabenstein). Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signs a bill into law that replaces the state's two statues in a U.S. Capitol display with statues of civil rights leader Daisy Bates and country musician Johnny Cash, Thursday, April 11, 2019...
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Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed into law a bill which replaces two statues representing the state in the U.S. Capitol with statues of civil rights leader Daisy Bates and country musician Johnny Cash. More>>

Tambor's character to be killed off in 'Transparent' finale

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There will be a death in the family when Jeffrey Tambor's character is killed off in the musical finale of the web TV series 'Transparent'. More>>

Geoffrey Rush wins case against Sydney newspaper publisher

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Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has won his defamation case against a Sydney newspaper publisher and journalist over reports he had been accused of inappropriate behavior toward an actress. More>>

Mom of 3-year-old model in China sorry over apparent beating

(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). The home page of Chinese e-commerce site Taobao is seen on a computer screen in Beijing, Thursday, April 11, 2019. The mother of a Chinese child model has apologized after videos of her appearing to beat her daughter appea... (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). The home page of Chinese e-commerce site Taobao is seen on a computer screen in Beijing, Thursday, April 11, 2019. The mother of a Chinese child model has apologized after videos of her appearing to beat her daughter appea...
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The mother of a 3-year-old girl who models clothing for a Chinese shopping website has apologized after videos of her appearing to beat her daughter appeared online. More>>

Berlin show explores Nolde's complex relationship with Nazis

(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). People gather around the paintings ' Paradise Lost', right, and ' The Sinner', left, of Emil Nolde, during the press preview of an exhibition about the artist at the Hamburger Bahnhof museum in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Ap... (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). People gather around the paintings ' Paradise Lost', right, and ' The Sinner', left, of Emil Nolde, during the press preview of an exhibition about the artist at the Hamburger Bahnhof museum in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Ap...
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A Berlin museum is opening an exhibition based on years of research into expressionist painter Emil Nolde that chips away at the remnants of his image as a victim of the Nazi regime. More>>

LA prepares to mourn en masse for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle

(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A man touches a mural depicting slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle was shot and killed Sunday, March 31, outside of his clothing store in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A man touches a mural depicting slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in Los Angeles. Hussle was shot and killed Sunday, March 31, outside of his clothing store in Los Angeles.
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With a 25-mile procession of Nipsey Hussle's casket through the streets of Los Angeles, the slain rapper will receive the type of epic street gathering often seen for sports victories, car chases, and the deaths of politicians such as Ronald Reagan. More>>

Donald Glover, Rihanna film 'Guava' to hit Amazon Saturday

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018 file photo, Donald Glover, creator and star of the FX series "Atlanta," and a musician who performs under the name Childish Gambino, poses at a private cocktail party to celebra... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018 file photo, Donald Glover, creator and star of the FX series "Atlanta," and a musician who performs under the name Childish Gambino, poses at a private cocktail party to celebra...
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Donald Glover, Rihanna film 'Guava Island' to hit Amazon Prime Video Saturday. More>>

Telegram announcing Abraham Lincoln's death is up for sale

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). This photo shows a handwritten notification of President Abraham Lincoln's death that is being offered for sale by Raab Collection in Ardmore, Pa., Thursday, April 11, 2019. The telegram was written inside a home where Lincoln w... (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). This photo shows a handwritten notification of President Abraham Lincoln's death that is being offered for sale by Raab Collection in Ardmore, Pa., Thursday, April 11, 2019. The telegram was written inside a home where Lincoln w...
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A handwritten notification of President Abraham Lincoln's death is being offered for sale. More>>

Oprah Winfrey keynotes annual Women in the World summit

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Oprah Winfrey keynotes Women in the World summit in New York, saying it's time for women to set the agenda. More>>

'Hannah Montana' costumes, props going up for auction

(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this June 19, 2007 file photo Miley Cyrus, star of The Disney Channel's series "Hannah Montana" makes an appearance at the Licensing International Expo in New York. Costumes, props and tour items from the Disne... (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this June 19, 2007 file photo Miley Cyrus, star of The Disney Channel's series "Hannah Montana" makes an appearance at the Licensing International Expo in New York. Costumes, props and tour items from the Disne...
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Costumes, props and tour items from the Disney Channel's "Hannah Montana" TV series are going up for auction. More>>

National Enquirer parent explores possible sale of tabloid

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this Dec. 4, 2017 file photo, the building housing the National Enquirer's parent company, American Media Inc., is shown in New York. The supermarket tabloid under fire for paying hush money to a former Playboy ... (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this Dec. 4, 2017 file photo, the building housing the National Enquirer's parent company, American Media Inc., is shown in New York. The supermarket tabloid under fire for paying hush money to a former Playboy ...
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The supermarket tabloid under fire for paying hush money to a former Playboy model to help Donald Trump in his 2016 presidential campaign is on the auction block. More>>

Thousands expected at Nipsey Hussle's Los Angeles memorial

(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). Candles appear at a makeshift memorial for rapper Nipsey Hussle in the parking lot of his Marathon Clothing store in Los Angeles, Monday, April 1, 2019. Hussle was killed in a shooting outside the store on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). Candles appear at a makeshift memorial for rapper Nipsey Hussle in the parking lot of his Marathon Clothing store in Los Angeles, Monday, April 1, 2019. Hussle was killed in a shooting outside the store on Sunday.
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Rapper Nipsey Hussle will be mourned at a public service expected to draw thousands to the Staples Center in Los Angeles. More>>

Court papers confirm shooting during vigil for slain rapper

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Court papers say two women were shot and injured as a crowd scattered during a vigil for Nipsey Hussle hours after the rapper was killed, and police are looking for the gunman. More>>

Getty announces plans to conserve LA's historic Eames House

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The Getty Conservation Institute has announced plans to restore and maintain one of Los Angeles' most stunning homes for generations to come. More>>

Kim Kardashian West, approach the bench!

(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Oct. 9, 2018 file photo shows Kim Kardashian West at the Tiffany & Co. 2018 Blue Book Collection: The Four Seasons of Tiffany celebration in New York. The reality star, makeup mogul and crimin... (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Oct. 9, 2018 file photo shows Kim Kardashian West at the Tiffany & Co. 2018 Blue Book Collection: The Four Seasons of Tiffany celebration in New York. The reality star, makeup mogul and crimin...
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Kim Kardashian West, a lawyer? The reality star hopes to take the bar exam in 2022. More>>

Principal who went into coma after bone marrow donation dies

(Westfield Public Schools via AP). In this undated photo provided by Westfield Public Schools in Westfield, N.J., Dr. Derrick Nelson, the principal of Westfield High School in Westfield, N.J. is shown. Family members tell NJ.com that Nelson died Sunday... (Westfield Public Schools via AP). In this undated photo provided by Westfield Public Schools in Westfield, N.J., Dr. Derrick Nelson, the principal of Westfield High School in Westfield, N.J. is shown. Family members tell NJ.com that Nelson died Sunday...
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A New Jersey high school principal who went into a coma after he donated bone marrow to a 14-year-old stranger in France has died. More>>

Fox host questions whether Omar is 'an American first.'

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Fox News host Brian Kilmeade questions whether Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar 'is an American first' on a segment Wednesday. More>>

Japan's emperor and empress celebrate 60 years of marriage

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Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary just three weeks before he abdicates his throne. More>>

Charles Van Doren, figure in game show scandals, dies at 93

(AP Photo, File). FILE - This Oct. 14, 1959 file photo shows Charles Van Doren at New York's hotel Roosevelt. Van Doren, who admitted his television quiz show performances in the 1950s had been rigged, died on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, in Canaan, Conn. H... (AP Photo, File). FILE - This Oct. 14, 1959 file photo shows Charles Van Doren at New York's hotel Roosevelt. Van Doren, who admitted his television quiz show performances in the 1950s had been rigged, died on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, in Canaan, Conn. H...
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Charles Van Doren, the central figure in the TV game show scandals of the late 1950s, has died at 93. More>>

Hilaria Baldwin describes decision to share miscarriage news

(Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Dec. 12, 2018 file photo shows Hilaria Baldwin at the 2018 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Awards in New York. Baldwin has confirmed on Instagram that she had a miscarriage. In an essay... (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Dec. 12, 2018 file photo shows Hilaria Baldwin at the 2018 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Awards in New York. Baldwin has confirmed on Instagram that she had a miscarriage. In an essay...
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Hilaria Baldwin says she chose to share that she had a miscarriage because it would hurt if she "went through it in silence.". More>>

'Still amazing': Dwyane Wade plays his last game in Miami

(AP Photo/Joel Auerbach). Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) runs up the court to celebrate the win against the Dallas Mavericks at an NBA basketball game, Thursday, March 28, 2019, in Miami. The Heat beat the Mavericks 105-99. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach). Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) runs up the court to celebrate the win against the Dallas Mavericks at an NBA basketball game, Thursday, March 28, 2019, in Miami. The Heat beat the Mavericks 105-99.
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After 16 years, Miami legend Dwyane Wade may be in the final moments of his storied NBA career. More>>

Discovery says new Chip and Joanna Gaines to debut next year

(Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2016, file photo, Joanna and Chip Gaines pose for a portrait in New York. The lifestyle team of Chip and Joanna Gaines will launch their own Discovery-affiliated television network in the... (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2016, file photo, Joanna and Chip Gaines pose for a portrait in New York. The lifestyle team of Chip and Joanna Gaines will launch their own Discovery-affiliated television network in the...
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Discovery says its joint venture with Chip and Joanna Gaines will start a new television network in summer 2020. More>>

Lena Dunham celebrates 1st year of sobriety

(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This March 26, 2019 file photo shows actress Lena Dunham at the premiere of the final season of HBO's "Veep" in New York. Dunham is celebrating one year of sobriety. Featuring a thumbs-up photo, the 32... (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This March 26, 2019 file photo shows actress Lena Dunham at the premiere of the final season of HBO's "Veep" in New York. Dunham is celebrating one year of sobriety. Featuring a thumbs-up photo, the 32...
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Lena Dunham is celebrating one year of sobriety. More>>

Jarmusch's 'The Dead Don't Die' to open Cannes Film Festival

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Jim Jarmusch's zombie film "The Dead Don't Die" will open the 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival. More>>

Man wins over $110K, breaks single-day record on 'Jeopardy!'

(Jeopardy Productions, Inc. via AP). This image made from video aired on "Jeopardy!" on Tuesday, April 9. 2019, and provided by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. shows James Holzhauer.  The 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas won more than ... (Jeopardy Productions, Inc. via AP). This image made from video aired on "Jeopardy!" on Tuesday, April 9. 2019, and provided by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. shows James Holzhauer. The 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas won more than ...
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A 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas won more than $110,000 on "Jeopardy!" on Tuesday, breaking the record for single-day cash winnings. More>>

Netflix launches comedy channel on SiriusXM

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Netflix is launching its first audio venture that will feature the video streaming service's comedy programming on SiriusXM. More>>

London Eye to be red, white and blue when royal baby born

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Guinness World Records said Wednesday, Apri... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Guinness World Records said Wednesday, Apri...
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Special plans are being made to welcome the first child of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex. More>>

Chinese pandas get zoo enclosure fit for a queen's reception

(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). In this picture taken trough a window female panda Men Meng eats bamboo at its enclosure at the Zoo in Berlin, Germany, Friday, April 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). In this picture taken trough a window female panda Men Meng eats bamboo at its enclosure at the Zoo in Berlin, Germany, Friday, April 5, 2019.
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Denmark's Queen Margrethe is opening a new zoo enclosure for a pair of Chinese pandas. More>>

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley has book coming in the fall

(AP Photo/Kevin Hagen, File). FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2018 file photo, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley speaks during the Hudson Institute's 2018 Award Gala in New York. St. Martin’s Press announced Wednesday, April 10, 2019, that Haley's book, currently unt... (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen, File). FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2018 file photo, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley speaks during the Hudson Institute's 2018 Award Gala in New York. St. Martin’s Press announced Wednesday, April 10, 2019, that Haley's book, currently unt...
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Nikki Haley, the former UN ambassador and South Carolina governor, has a book deal. More>>

Twitter removes Trump video for use of 'Dark Knight' score

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks with reporters before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, April 5, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks with reporters before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, April 5, 2019, in Washington.
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Twitter removed a campaign video posted by President Donald Trump after Warner's Bros. Pictures complained about the use of the score from its 2012 movie "The Dark Knight Rises.". More>>

Loughlin, husband, others hit with money laundering charge

(AP Photo/Steven Senne). Actress Lori Loughlin, front, and husband, clothing designer Mossimo Giannulli, left, depart federal court in Boston on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. (AP Photo/Steven Senne). Actress Lori Loughlin, front, and husband, clothing designer Mossimo Giannulli, left, depart federal court in Boston on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.
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Actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, have been hit with a new charge in the sweeping college admissions bribery case. More>>

India stops release of biopic on PM Modi ahead of polls

(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). In this Monday, April 8, 2019, photo, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP's manifesto for the upcoming general elections in New Delhi, India. Modi came to power in 2014 promising big-tic... (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). In this Monday, April 8, 2019, photo, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP's manifesto for the upcoming general elections in New Delhi, India. Modi came to power in 2014 promising big-tic...
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Indian election authorities have stopped the release of a Bollywood biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi with national elections scheduled to begin on Thursday. More>>

Yabba dabba don't: California town rejects Flintstones house

(AP Photo/Terry Chea). This Monday, April 1, 2019 photo, shows an aerial view of the Flintstone House in Hillsborough, Calif. The San Francisco Bay Area suburb of Hillsborough is suing the owner of the house, saying that she installed dangerous steps, ... (AP Photo/Terry Chea). This Monday, April 1, 2019 photo, shows an aerial view of the Flintstone House in Hillsborough, Calif. The San Francisco Bay Area suburb of Hillsborough is suing the owner of the house, saying that she installed dangerous steps, ...
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Yabba dabba don't: San Francisco suburb says no to life-size Flintstones house and characters dotting the yard. More>>

Abuse accusations stir up Vienna State Opera ballet academy

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The director of the Vienna State Opera has expressed shock regarding abuse allegations at its renowned ballet academy. More>>

Correction: Johnson Publishing-Bankruptcy story

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Johnson Publishing Co., publisher of Ebony and Jet magazines, has filed for bankruptcy in a federal court in Chicago. More>>

Plea deal puts Felicity Huffman's career at pivotal point

(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - This April 3, 2019 file photo shows actress Felicity Huffman arriving at federal court in Boston to face charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Huffman is facing a prison sentence after agreei... (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - This April 3, 2019 file photo shows actress Felicity Huffman arriving at federal court in Boston to face charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Huffman is facing a prison sentence after agreei...
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Plea deal puts Felicity Huffman's career at pivotal moment, but several upcoming projects mean the actress won't disappear completely from screens. More>>

Man wins over $110K, breaks single-day record on 'Jeopardy!'

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A 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas won more than $110,000 on 'Jeopardy!' on Tuesday, breaking the record for single-day cash winnings. More>>

Prince Harry, Oprah work on mental health program for Apple

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Guinness World Records said Wednesday, Apri... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex leave after the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Guinness World Records said Wednesday, Apri...
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Kensington Palace says Britain's Prince Harry will be partnering with Oprah Winfrey to create a mental health series for Apple. More>>

Sara Gilbert exits 'The Talk,' cites work-life balance

(Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This May 15, 2018 file photo shows Sara Gilbert at the Disney/ABC/Freeform 2018 Upfront Party in New York. Gilbert, a co-host on the CBS show “The Talk,” announced Tuesday, April 9, 2019 that she will be ... (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This May 15, 2018 file photo shows Sara Gilbert at the Disney/ABC/Freeform 2018 Upfront Party in New York. Gilbert, a co-host on the CBS show “The Talk,” announced Tuesday, April 9, 2019 that she will be ...
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Sara Gilbert is leaving the daytime talk show she helped launch. More>>

Burning Man festival backers oppose new federal restrictions

(AP Photo/Scott Sonner). Nearly 200 Burning Man backers packed a casino meeting room in Sparks, Nev., on Monday, April 8, 2019 to mostly complain about new conditions and restrictions the government wants to place on Burning Man, the counter-culture fe... (AP Photo/Scott Sonner). Nearly 200 Burning Man backers packed a casino meeting room in Sparks, Nev., on Monday, April 8, 2019 to mostly complain about new conditions and restrictions the government wants to place on Burning Man, the counter-culture fe...
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Some supporters of the Burning Man counter-culture festival are complaining about new restrictions the federal government is proposing for the event. More>>

Newcomer Emma Corrin nabs Diana role in 'The Crown'

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Lady Diana Spencer, aka Princess Diana, is joining Netflix's "The Crown.". More>>

Nipsey Hussle to be mourned in memorial at Los Angeles arena

(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - This March 29, 2018 file photo shows rapper Nipsey Hussle at an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Milwaukee Bucks in Oakland, Calif. Hussle was shot and killed Sunday, March 31, 2... (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - This March 29, 2018 file photo shows rapper Nipsey Hussle at an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Milwaukee Bucks in Oakland, Calif. Hussle was shot and killed Sunday, March 31, 2...
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Rapper Nipsey Hussle will be mourned at a public memorial Thursday at Staples Center in Los Angeles. More>>

Richard Cole, last WWII Doolittle Raider, dies in Texas

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Retired Lt. Col. Richard "Dick" Cole, the last of the 80 Doolittle Tokyo Raiders who carried out the daring U.S. attack on Japan during World War II, has died at a military hospital in Texas. More>>

Dykstra sues Darling over book claiming racist tirade

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Lenny Dykstra has sued one-time New York Mets teammate Ron Darling, St. Martin's Press and Macmillan Publishing Group over a passage in the pitcher's new book accusing the outfielder of directing racist comments toward Boston pitcher Oil Can Boyd. More>>

Actor Seymour Cassel, frequent Cassavetes collaborator, dies

(AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File). FILE - This May 10, 2007 file photo shows actor Seymour Cassel at the premiere of "The Wendell Baker Story" in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cassel, who appeared frequently in the films of John Cassavetes and Wes Anderson, has die... (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File). FILE - This May 10, 2007 file photo shows actor Seymour Cassel at the premiere of "The Wendell Baker Story" in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cassel, who appeared frequently in the films of John Cassavetes and Wes Anderson, has die...
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Actor Seymour Cassel, known for frequent collaborations with John Cassavetes and Wes Anderson, has died. More>>

Polish novelist nominated for back-to-back Booker Prize

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Six books from Europe, South America and the Middle East are finalists for the Man Booker International Prize for fiction in translation. More>>

Taylor Swift donates $113K to Tennessee LGBTQ advocacy group

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2019, file photo, Taylor Swift arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Swift says the efforts of a Tennessee LGBTQ advocacy group to fight ag... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2019, file photo, Taylor Swift arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Swift says the efforts of a Tennessee LGBTQ advocacy group to fight ag...
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Music superstar Taylor Swift says the efforts of a Tennessee LGBTQ advocacy group to fight a handful of contentious bills moving inside the state's Republican-controlled legislature inspired her to make a sizeable donation. More>>

Teens to be treated as adults in Shakespeare theater fire

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Police say a third juvenile has been charged in connection with a fire that destroyed a historic Connecticut theater. More>>

Hungary: 'Porgy and Bess' cast asked to be African American

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The Hungarian State Opera has asked the Hungarian cast members in its production of "Porgy and Bess" to self-identify as African American. More>>

Bob Dylan whiskey distillery to open fall 2020 in Nashville

(Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, Bob Dylan accepts the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year award at the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year show in Los Angeles.  Dylan is set to help open a whiskey distiller... (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, Bob Dylan accepts the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year award at the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year show in Los Angeles. Dylan is set to help open a whiskey distiller...
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More information is being released about music icon Bob Dylan's project in downtown Nashville in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of his "Nashville Skyline" album. More>>

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