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Media quick to declare Trump as Mueller's winner

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Even before more than a handful of Robert Mueller's actual words on his investigation have become public, the media narrative of a big win for President Trump has taken hold. More>>

Chinese leader visits Monaco amid European 5G tech worries

(Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019. (Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019.
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Chinese President Xi Jinping is coming to Monaco and France amid mixed feelings in Europe about China's growing global influence. More>>

Trump didn't coordinate with Russia in 2016, report declares

(AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat... (AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat...
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Barr preparing a summary of the findings of the special counsel investigating Russian election interference. More>>

Get Out! Jordan Peele's 'Us' shatters records with $70.3M

(Claudette Barius/Universal Pictures via AP). This image released by Universal Pictures shows Lupita Nyong'o in a scene from "Us," written, produced and directed by Jordan Peele. (Claudette Barius/Universal Pictures via AP). This image released by Universal Pictures shows Lupita Nyong'o in a scene from "Us," written, produced and directed by Jordan Peele.
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Jordan Peele has done it again: Two years after the filmmaker's "Get Out" became a box-office sensation, his frightening follow-up, "Us," debuted with an estimated $70.3 million in ticket sales. More>>

'Fuller House' actress gets co-star's support

(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). This photo taken Saturday, March 23, 2019, shows Candace Cameron-Bure arriving at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles. Bure says “family sticks together no matter what,” in what seems a sign of su... (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). This photo taken Saturday, March 23, 2019, shows Candace Cameron-Bure arriving at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles. Bure says “family sticks together no matter what,” in what seems a sign of su...
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Actress Candace Cameron Bure says "family sticks together no matter what," in what seems a sign of support for "Fuller House" co-star Lori Loughlin, who has been charged in an alleged college admissions scandal. More>>

Dubai denies there were plans for R. Kelly concert

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Dubai's government has told The Associated Press that singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and "has not been invited by the Dubai royal family.". More>>

Adele and Jennifer Lawrence whoop it up at NYC gay bar

(AP Photo, File). This combination photo shows singer Adele at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2017, left, and actress Jennifer Lawrence at the Dior ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection in Paris on Feb. 26, 2019. Patr... (AP Photo, File). This combination photo shows singer Adele at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2017, left, and actress Jennifer Lawrence at the Dior ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection in Paris on Feb. 26, 2019. Patr...
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Patrons of the gay bar called Pieces in New York's Greenwich Village were in the right place at the right time when Adele and Jennifer Lawrence showed up. More>>

Streisand apologizes for remarks on Michael Jackson accusers

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti...
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Barbra Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a British newspaper that two men who say they were molested as children by Michael Jackson were "thrilled to be there" and that the alleged abuse "didn't kill them.". More>>

Cyndi Lauper to bring star power to Vermont commencement

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2018 file photo, Cyndi Lauper performs at the 8th annual "Home for the Holidays" benefit concert at the Beacon Theatre in New York. A university in Vermont has announced Lauper will ret... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2018 file photo, Cyndi Lauper performs at the 8th annual "Home for the Holidays" benefit concert at the Beacon Theatre in New York. A university in Vermont has announced Lauper will ret...
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A university in Vermont has announced singer, songwriter and activist Cyndi Lauper will return to the school to give its commencement address. More>>

Barack Obama congratulates A-Rod J. Lo on their engagement

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILe - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Jennifer Lopez, left, and Alex Rodriguez arrive at the Oscars  at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.  Barack Obama is feeling the love about the engagement of Lopez an... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILe - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Jennifer Lopez, left, and Alex Rodriguez arrive at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Barack Obama is feeling the love about the engagement of Lopez an...
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Barack Obama is feeling the love about the engagement of Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez. More>>

Larry Cohen, director of cult horror films, dies at 77

(AP Photo/Phil McCarten, File). File-This Oct. 30, 2006, file photo shows writer, director Larry Cohen, left, and wife Cynthia Cohen arriving for the Comcast, Sony and Lionsgate launch party for FEARnet, a multi-platform network dedicated to horror, he... (AP Photo/Phil McCarten, File). File-This Oct. 30, 2006, file photo shows writer, director Larry Cohen, left, and wife Cynthia Cohen arriving for the Comcast, Sony and Lionsgate launch party for FEARnet, a multi-platform network dedicated to horror, he...
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Larry Cohen, the maverick B-movie director of cult horror films like "It's Alive" and "God Told Me To," has died. More>>

Gary Clark Jr. is confronting racism with 'This Land'

(Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 5, 2017 file photo shows Gary Clark Jr. performing at the Summit LA17 in Los Angeles. Clark confronts racism with his new album "This Land." (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 5, 2017 file photo shows Gary Clark Jr. performing at the Summit LA17 in Los Angeles. Clark confronts racism with his new album "This Land."
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Gary Clark Jr. is using his explosive song 'This Land' to confront what he sees as an uptick in racism in the United States. More>>

Cable viewers digest Mueller news through Hannity, Maddow

(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Tourists visit the White House with her family, Friday March 22, 2019, in Washington, as news breaks that special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordi... (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Tourists visit the White House with her family, Friday March 22, 2019, in Washington, as news breaks that special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordi...
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Sean Hannity and Rachel Maddow were the windows through which many Americans took in the news that special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe has ended. More>>

Museum is glad to finally hear: Yes, it's really a Van Gogh

(Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art via AP). This undated photo provided by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art shows a painting of poppies, oil on canvas. The painting at the Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has b... (Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art via AP). This undated photo provided by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art shows a painting of poppies, oil on canvas. The painting at the Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has b...
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A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated by Dutch researchers. More>>

Service planned for Keith Flint of The Prodigy fame

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The surviving members of the band Prodigy have invited fans of the late Keith Flint to line a procession route ahead of a private service celebrating his life on March 29. More>>

Papa John's scores Shaq to help revive its image

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Papa John's has a new pitchman: Shaquille O'Neal. More>>

R. Kelly's trip to Dubai off for now as contracts reworked Video included

(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. A Chicago judge is expected to... (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. A Chicago judge is expected to...
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A Chicago judge is expected to rule on whether to let R. Kelly to travel overseas to perform several concerts to help the cash-strapped singer pay legal and other bills as he faces sex-abuse charges. More>>

Barr scours Trump-Russia report to see how much to open

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). An American flag flies outside the Department of Justice in Washington, Friday, March 22, 2019. Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with a... (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). An American flag flies outside the Department of Justice in Washington, Friday, March 22, 2019. Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with a...
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Special counsel Robert Mueller has closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, ending the probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency. More>>

The Latest: Streisand apologizes for Jackson comments

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Barbra Streisand is apologizing outright for her comments about sexual abuse allegations against Michael Jackson. More>>

Chicago Symphony musicians' strike over wages, pension

(Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP). Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor Riccardo Muti joins in solidarity with striking CSO musicians during a press conference outside the Chicago Symphony Orchestra building, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP). Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor Riccardo Muti joins in solidarity with striking CSO musicians during a press conference outside the Chicago Symphony Orchestra building, Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
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More than 100 Chicago Symphony musicians are picketing in shifts in front of the orchestra's historic downtown building as they strike over wages and retirement benefits. More>>

'Thrones' actress Emilia Clarke says she's had 2 aneurysms

(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Emilia Clarke arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Clarke has revealed she’s had two life-threatening aneurysms, and two brain surgeries, since... (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Emilia Clarke arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Clarke has revealed she’s had two life-threatening aneurysms, and two brain surgeries, since...
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"Game of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke has revealed she's had two life-threatening aneurysms, and two brain surgeries, since the show began. More>>

Fox 2000, arm behind 'Hidden Figures,' to close under Disney

(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello). The exterior of Fox Studios is pictured, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment assets is set to close around 12 a.m. EDT on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello). The exterior of Fox Studios is pictured, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment assets is set to close around 12 a.m. EDT on Wednesday.
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Fox 2000, the unit behind 'Hidden Figures,' 'Love, Simon' and other literary hits, to close under Disney. More>>

The Latest: No decision on R. Kelly's Dubai travel request

(AP Photo/Matt Marton). R. Kelly, right, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court for a hearing on Friday, March 22, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton). R. Kelly, right, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court for a hearing on Friday, March 22, 2019, in Chicago.
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An overseas trip by R. Kelly is in limbo after his criminal attorney asked for more time to provide details to the court about concerts the singer wants to perform next month in Dubai. More>>

You dumped cable? Comcast hopes to reel you back in

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Comcast is launching an aggregated bundle of existing streaming-TV apps for $5 a month. More>>

NCAA Latest: Buckeyes, Hokies close 1st round with wins

(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery, right, speaks with an official during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Maryland in College Park, Md. McCaffery was s... (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery, right, speaks with an official during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Maryland in College Park, Md. McCaffery was s...
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Cincinnati has managed to stay ahead in its first-round game against Iowa despite a subpar performance from Jarron Cumberland, the American Athletic's player of the year. More>>

First artificial intelligence Google Doodle features Bach

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Google is celebrating Johann Sebastian Bach with its first artificial intelligence-powered Doodle. More>>

Court hearing delayed for Loughlin, husband in college scam

(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin arrives at the 5th annual People Magazine "Ones To Watch" party in Los Angeles. The FBI says Loughlin has been taken into custody in connection... (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin arrives at the 5th annual People Magazine "Ones To Watch" party in Los Angeles. The FBI says Loughlin has been taken into custody in connection...
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Actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are scheduled to appear in federal court in Boston next month in a college admissions bribery case. More>>

'Full House' to big house in college scheme? Experts differ

(AP Photo). This combination photo shows actress Lori Loughlin at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's An Unforgettable Evening event in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Feb. 27, 2018, left, and actress Felicity Huffman at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los ... (AP Photo). This combination photo shows actress Lori Loughlin at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's An Unforgettable Evening event in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Feb. 27, 2018, left, and actress Felicity Huffman at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los ...
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Will 'Aunt Becky' and other parents charged with college scam see prison time? Experts differ on the probability. More>>

Former NFL player Pacman Jones reaches plea in casino case

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Former Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones has accepted a plea agreement following his arrest at a southeastern Indiana casino. More>>

Italy, China deepen ties under wary gaze of US, EU

(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at Rome's Leonardo Da Vinci airport in Fiumicino, Italy, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Jinping is in Italy to sign a memorandum of understanding to make Italy the fir... (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at Rome's Leonardo Da Vinci airport in Fiumicino, Italy, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Jinping is in Italy to sign a memorandum of understanding to make Italy the fir...
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Chinese President Xi Jinping is launching a two-day official visit aimed at deepening economic and cultural ties with Italy through an ambitious infrastructure building program that has raised suspicions among Italy's U.S. and European allies. More>>

Donny and Marie Osmond announce end of Las Vegas residency

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Donny and Marie Osmond say they will end their Las Vegas show later this year, concluding an 11-year run on the Strip. More>>

Tate galleries won't accept donations from Sackler family

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Britain's Tate Gallery says it won't accept future donations from the charitable arm of a family embroiled in the U.S. opioid crisis. More>>

David Letterman: I stayed on network TV for too long

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David Letterman tells Ellen Degeneres that he should have given up his network nightly talk show earlier than he did back in 2015. More>>

Florida man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump foes

(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru... (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru...
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A Florida man has pleaded guilty to sending a wave of pipe bombs to CNN and prominent critics of President Donald Trump. More>>

Candy Crush vs. Mortal Kombat for Video Game Hall of Fame

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This year's finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame are about to be revealed. More>>

Daniels: 'Pain and anger' around 'Empire' in recent weeks

(Photo by Ron Eshel/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017 file photo, Lee Daniels, co-creator of the Fox series "Empire," poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton in ... (Photo by Ron Eshel/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017 file photo, Lee Daniels, co-creator of the Fox series "Empire," poses for a portrait during the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton in ...
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"Empire" co-creator and executive producer Lee Daniels says the past weeks have been a "rollercoaster" after a report of a racist and homophobic attack by cast member Jussie Smollett led to the actor being charged. More>>

Dubai finds itself entangled in case against R. Kelly

(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. An aunt who introduced her und... (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. An aunt who introduced her und...
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Dubai finds itself entangled in sex abuse case against American R&B singer R. Kelly. More>>

Citing cash woes, R Kelly asks judge for OK to fly to Dubai

(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Kelly has asked the Chicago judge to let him travel overseas for concerts in Dubai, saying he’s been unable to ge... (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Kelly has asked the Chicago judge to let him travel overseas for concerts in Dubai, saying he’s been unable to ge...
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Cash-strapped R&B singer R. Kelly wants a judge to let him travel to the Middle East to perform several concerts, saying he has struggled to get work in the U.S. since his February arrest on sex-abuse charges. More>>

New exhibit of items from Tutankhamun's tomb comes to Paris

(AP Photo/Francois Mori). A status of "The god Amun protecting Tutankhamuns" is displayed as part of 'Tutankhamun, the treasure of the Pharaoh', an exhibition in partnership with the Grand Egyptian Museum at the Grande Halle of La Villette in Paris, Fr... (AP Photo/Francois Mori). A status of "The god Amun protecting Tutankhamuns" is displayed as part of 'Tutankhamun, the treasure of the Pharaoh', an exhibition in partnership with the Grand Egyptian Museum at the Grande Halle of La Villette in Paris, Fr...
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Original artifacts from Tutankhamun's tomb are on display in Paris in an exhibit celebrating the centenary of the discovery of the most famous pharaoh's treasures. More>>

The Latest: Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump foes

(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru... (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru...
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A Florida man has pleaded guilty to sending a wave of pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump. More>>

Valencia again targeted by Batman creators for bat logo

(AP Photo/Vitaliy Timkiv). Valencia's Geoffrey Kondogbia, left, and Krasnodar's Mauricio Pereyra challenge for the ball during the Europa League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Krasnodar and Valencia at the Krasnodar Stadium in Krasnoda... (AP Photo/Vitaliy Timkiv). Valencia's Geoffrey Kondogbia, left, and Krasnodar's Mauricio Pereyra challenge for the ball during the Europa League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Krasnodar and Valencia at the Krasnodar Stadium in Krasnoda...
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Spanish club Valencia again targeted by Batman creators for bat logo. More>>

K-pop star Jung Joon-young arrested in sex video scandal

(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). K-pop singer Jung Joon-young arrives to attend a hearing at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 21, 2019. A South Korean pop star has appeared at a court hearing to decide whether to arrest hi... (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). K-pop singer Jung Joon-young arrives to attend a hearing at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 21, 2019. A South Korean pop star has appeared at a court hearing to decide whether to arrest hi...
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K-pop singer Jung Joon-young is attending a South Korean court hearing on whether a warrant will be issued for his arrest on allegations he illegally shared sexually explicit videos of women without their knowledge or consent. More>>

Germany: Michael Jackson exhibit opening amid revived claims

(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). Visitors talk about the picture 'American Jesus: Hold me, carry me boldly' from US artist David LaChapelle at a preview of the exhibition 'Michael Jackson: On The Wall' at the Bundeskunsthalle museum in Bonn, Germany, Thursd... (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). Visitors talk about the picture 'American Jesus: Hold me, carry me boldly' from US artist David LaChapelle at a preview of the exhibition 'Michael Jackson: On The Wall' at the Bundeskunsthalle museum in Bonn, Germany, Thursd...
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An exhibition of art about Michael Jackson is opening in Germany amid fresh controversy over the singer's alleged abuse of children. More>>

10 emerging writers receive $50,000 Whiting grants

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Fiction writer Hernan Diaz and playwright Michael R. Jackson are among 10 winners of $50,000 grants for emerging artists. More>>

Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello). Cars enter and leave Fox Studios, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Disney has closed its $71 acquisition of Fox’s entertainment business on Wednesday, March 20, in a move set to shake up the media landscape. The closu... (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello). Cars enter and leave Fox Studios, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Disney has closed its $71 acquisition of Fox’s entertainment business on Wednesday, March 20, in a move set to shake up the media landscape. The closu...
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Disney has closed its $71 billion (xxx closing amount) acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape. More>>

New populist star emerges from Dutch local elections

(AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen). -FILE- In this Sunday, March 5, 2017 photo, a damaged election poster showing, left, Thierry Baudet and Theo Hiddema, from the Forum for Democracy party, FVD, is displayed in a park in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Netherlan... (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen). -FILE- In this Sunday, March 5, 2017 photo, a damaged election poster showing, left, Thierry Baudet and Theo Hiddema, from the Forum for Democracy party, FVD, is displayed in a park in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Netherlan...
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The Netherlands has woken up to a new star of right-wing populism, as the party of a Latin-quoting, philosophy-reading lawmaker surged past anti-Islam firebrand Geert Wilders _ and all other politicians _ in important local elections. More>>

Huffman's court date pushed back in admissions scam case

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Sept. 17, 2017 file photo shows actress Felicity Huffman at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Huffman and Lori Loughlin have worked steadily as respected actresses and remained recog... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Sept. 17, 2017 file photo shows actress Felicity Huffman at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Huffman and Lori Loughlin have worked steadily as respected actresses and remained recog...
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A judge has granted a request to push back actress Felicity Huffman's court appearance in Boston on charges that she participated in a college admissions cheating scam. More>>

Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse

(Pinal County Sheriff’s Office via AP). This booking photo provided by Pinal County Sheriff’s Office shows Machelle Hackney. Authorities say, Tuesday, March 19, 2019,  Hackney is accused of abusing seven adopted children, including using pepper spray o... (Pinal County Sheriff’s Office via AP). This booking photo provided by Pinal County Sheriff’s Office shows Machelle Hackney. Authorities say, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Hackney is accused of abusing seven adopted children, including using pepper spray o...
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Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them inside a closet for days. More>>

Jay-Z, Dead & Co, the Killers to perform at Woodstock 50

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Jay-Z, Dead & Company and the Killers will headline the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Woodstock festival this summer. More>>

Songs by Jay-Z, Lauper being added to Recording Registry

(AP Photo). This combination photo shows music mogul Jay-Z at the 2018 Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in New York on Jan. 27, 2018, from left, singer Cyndi Lauper at the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize tribute concert in Washington on ... (AP Photo). This combination photo shows music mogul Jay-Z at the 2018 Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in New York on Jan. 27, 2018, from left, singer Cyndi Lauper at the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize tribute concert in Washington on ...
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Songs performed by Jay-Z, Cyndi Lauper and a Robert F. Kennedy speech are among 25 recordings being inducted to the National Recording Registry. More>>

Scripts from 'Dick Van Dyke Show' to be digitally preserved

(National Comedy Center via AP). This undated photo provided by the National Comedy Center shows a page from the script of a "Dick Van Dyke Show" episode from Oct. 3, 1961 called "The Sick Boy and the Sitter." Hollywood producer Carl Reiner and the Nat... (National Comedy Center via AP). This undated photo provided by the National Comedy Center shows a page from the script of a "Dick Van Dyke Show" episode from Oct. 3, 1961 called "The Sick Boy and the Sitter." Hollywood producer Carl Reiner and the Nat...
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Hollywood producer Carl Reiner and the National Comedy Center say they're working together to digitally preserve Reiner's collection of scripts from the 1960's "The Dick Van Dyke Show.". More>>

Hollywood power elite hosting Kamala Harris fundraiser

(AP Photo/Meg Kinnard). Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks during an event in St. George, S.C., on Saturday, March 9, 2019. Harris is spending two days in South Carolina, home of the first southern presidential primary in 2020, spending time with vot... (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard). Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks during an event in St. George, S.C., on Saturday, March 9, 2019. Harris is spending two days in South Carolina, home of the first southern presidential primary in 2020, spending time with vot...
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Democrat presidential candidate Kamala Harris is in California for a fundraiser hosted by prominent Hollywood power players, including the prolific television hitmaker Shonda Rhimes. More>>

Danica Patrick to join NBC's Indy 500 team

(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2018, file photo, Danica Patrick waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Patrick, who retired from racing after last... (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2018, file photo, Danica Patrick waits during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Patrick, who retired from racing after last...
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APNewsBreak: Danica Patrick will return to the Indianapolis 500 as part of NBC Sports coverage. More>>

Books on slavery, prison system win literary prizes

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Books on slavery, the prison system and the Harlem Renaissance are among this year's winners of Lukas prizes. More>>

Bid to strip Confederate link from Arkansas flag fails again

(AP Photo/Beth Hall, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2011 file photo, an American and Arkansas flag blow in the wind as snow falls in Fayetteville, Ark.  An Arkansas House panel on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 rejected for a second time a proposal to change... (AP Photo/Beth Hall, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2011 file photo, an American and Arkansas flag blow in the wind as snow falls in Fayetteville, Ark. An Arkansas House panel on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 rejected for a second time a proposal to change...
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An Arkansas House panel has again rejected a proposal to change the meaning of a star on the state's flag that currently represents the Confederacy, despite an endorsement from Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson. More>>

Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform

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Google says it will launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business. More>>

Coroner says 'Young and Restless' star died of heart disease

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Officials say "Young and the Restless" star Kristoff St. John died of heart disease, with heavy drinking at the time of his death a contributing factor. More>>

UK gallery, Sackler Trust agree not to proceed with donation

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Britain's National Portrait Gallery says it won't accept a 1 million pound ($1.3 million) donation from the charitable arm of a family embroiled in the U.S. opioid crisis. More>>

Berlin zoo shows off new polar bear cub

(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). A female polar bear baby walks with its mother Tonja through their enclosure at the Tierpark zoo in Berlin, Friday, March 15, 2019. The still unnamed bear, born Dec. 1, 2018 at the Tierpark, is presented to the public for t... (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). A female polar bear baby walks with its mother Tonja through their enclosure at the Tierpark zoo in Berlin, Friday, March 15, 2019. The still unnamed bear, born Dec. 1, 2018 at the Tierpark, is presented to the public for t...
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The Berlin Tierpark zoo is showing off its new polar bear cub, a three-month-old with a cuteness and playfulness that could make her the German capital's next animal celebrity. More>>

UK judge denies bail to fugitive Indian diamond tycoon

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Fugitive diamond tycoon Nirav Modi has been arrested in London at the request of Indian authorities. More>>

Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news

(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens in New York's Times Square. Facebook's effort to establish a service that provides its users with local news and information is being hin... (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens in New York's Times Square. Facebook's effort to establish a service that provides its users with local news and information is being hin...
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Facebook says that a service it established last year to provide users with local news has been hindered by cutbacks in the news industry. More>>

Egads, Batman! Dubious interns cited in White House report

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This year's Economic Report of the President credits an unusual group of interns that includes the alter egos of Batman, Spider-Man and Captain America. More>>

Colbert postpones visit to New Zealand after attack

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Talk show host Stephen Colbert postpones what he had said was to be a surprise visit to New Zealand this week following the terrorist attack there. More>>

Wendy Williams reveals she is living in 'sober house'

(Photo by Omar Vega/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2014, file photo, TV talk show host Wendy Williams arrives during the 2014 Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas. Williams says she’s living in a “sober house” because of addiction struggles. The ... (Photo by Omar Vega/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2014, file photo, TV talk show host Wendy Williams arrives during the 2014 Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas. Williams says she’s living in a “sober house” because of addiction struggles. The ...
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Wendy Williams says she's living in a "sober house" because of addiction struggles. More>>

Jerry Lee Lewis cancels shows, is recovering from stroke

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Rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has been transferred from a hospital to a rehabilitation center following a stroke, but will have to cancel upcoming shows, including his appearance at the New Orleans Jazz Festival. More>>

Bill O'Reilly book on Trump coming out in fall

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Bill O'Reilly's next book will not be about JFK or Abraham Lincoln, but a president he knows well: Donald Trump. More>>

Bernie Torme, guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, dead at 66

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Bernie Torme, a guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, died a day before his 67th birthday. More>>

Tommy Orange wins PEN/Hemingway Award for debut novel

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Novelist Tommy Orange keeps winning awards: PEN America announced Tuesday that the author of "There There," the most honored literary debut of 2018, has received the PEN/Hemingway award for best new novel. More>>

James Corden returns to host the 2019 Tony Awards

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James Corden is returning to host the 73rd annual Tony Awards. More>>

Booksellers association CEO, Oren Teicher, is retiring

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Longtime head of the American Booksellers Association is retiring: Oren Teicher, who presided over a resurgence of independent stores, is stepping down at the end of the year. More>>

Chicago police union wants federal probe in Smollett case

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The Chicago police union's president alleges that the county's top prosecutor interfered with the probe of "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett before recusing herself and wants the Justice Department to investigate. More>>

Warner Bros.' chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This April 21, 2015 file photo shows Kevin Tsujihara, chairman and CEO of Warner Bros., during the Warner Bros. presentation at CinemaCon 2015 in Las Vegas. Tsujihara is stepping down after claims tha... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This April 21, 2015 file photo shows Kevin Tsujihara, chairman and CEO of Warner Bros., during the Warner Bros. presentation at CinemaCon 2015 in Las Vegas. Tsujihara is stepping down after claims tha...
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Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara is stepping down after claims that he promised acting roles in exchange for sex. More>>

Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

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Fox News says it has hired Donna Brazile as a political analyst, more than two years after she was let go from CNN after sharing debate topics. More>>

Anderson Cooper has a 2-book deal, first expected in 2022

(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2018 file photo, host Anderson Cooper attends the 12th annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute at the American Museum of Natural History, in New York. Cooper has a 2-book deal and plans ... (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2018 file photo, host Anderson Cooper attends the 12th annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute at the American Museum of Natural History, in New York. Cooper has a 2-book deal and plans ...
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Anderson Cooper has a two-book deal and plans to collaborate with historian-novelist Katherine Howe. More>>

Filmmaker David Lynch teaching a class on creativity

(AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis, File). FILE - This Nov. 4, 2017 file photo shows director David Lynch during the Rome Film Festival in Rome. The "Blue Velvet” director has joined the MasterClass faculty with an online class about creativity and filmmakin... (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis, File). FILE - This Nov. 4, 2017 file photo shows director David Lynch during the Rome Film Festival in Rome. The "Blue Velvet” director has joined the MasterClass faculty with an online class about creativity and filmmakin...
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David Lynch wants to teach you about filmmaking and creativity in a new MasterClass. More>>

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

(Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2018 file photo, Ronnie Dunn, left, and Kix Brooks attend the 41st Annual Kennedy Center Honors in Washington. Brooks & Dunn, comedic singer Ray Stevens and industry veteran Jerry Brad... (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2018 file photo, Ronnie Dunn, left, and Kix Brooks attend the 41st Annual Kennedy Center Honors in Washington. Brooks & Dunn, comedic singer Ray Stevens and industry veteran Jerry Brad...
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Hit-making duo Brooks & Dunn, comedic singer Ray Stevens and industry veteran Jerry Bradley will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame later this year. More>>

Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

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Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump's life is "pathetic" after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain. More>>

Country star Kane Brown countersues producer over contract

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Country star Kane Brown countersues producer who he says has cost him millions with a lopsided contract. More>>

Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This April 2, 2017 file photo shows Tim McGraw at the 52nd annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. The NFL announced Monday that Grammy-winning country star Tim McGraw will perform a free... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This April 2, 2017 file photo shows Tim McGraw at the 52nd annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. The NFL announced Monday that Grammy-winning country star Tim McGraw will perform a free...
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The stars of the gridiron will meet the stars of Music City when the NFL Draft comes to Nashville, Tennessee, in April. More>>

Library opens archive dedicated to rocker Lou Reed

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The New York Public Library has opened an archive dedicated to pioneering alternative rock musician Lou Reed. More>>

Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

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Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro's show didn't air a week after her comments questioning U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar over her wearing a Muslim head covering. More>>

Man linked to largest art heist in history freed from prison

(Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2017 file photo, Robert Gentile is wheeled into the federal courthouse in Hartford, Conn. The reputed Connecticut mobster, who authorities believe is the last surviving person of... (Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2017 file photo, Robert Gentile is wheeled into the federal courthouse in Hartford, Conn. The reputed Connecticut mobster, who authorities believe is the last surviving person of...
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An elderly reputed Connecticut mobster who federal authorities believe is the last person alive with information about the largest art heist in history has been released from prison and is criticizing federal officials. More>>

Andre Williams, who co-wrote 'Shake A Tail Feather,' dies

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Andre Williams, an R&B singer and songwriter who co-wrote "Shake A Tail Feather" and performed across musical genres, has died at 82. More>>

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 27, 2007 file photo, Dick Dale, known as "The King of the Surf Guitar," performs at B.B. King Blues Club in New York. Dale has died at age 81. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dale passed away Saturday... (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 27, 2007 file photo, Dick Dale, known as "The King of the Surf Guitar," performs at B.B. King Blues Club in New York. Dale has died at age 81. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dale passed away Saturday...
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The man who earned the title King of the Surf Guitar has died at age 81. More>>

'Captain Marvel' soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend

(Disney-Marvel Studios via AP). This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel." (Disney-Marvel Studios via AP). This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel."
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'Captain Marvel' soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend. More>>

La Scala returns $3.4 million to Saudi Arabia in debacle

(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). La Scala theater general manager Alexander Pereira, right, and La Scala conductor Riccardo Chailly attend a press conference, in Milan, Italy, Monday, March 11, 2019. Italy's premier opera house, La Scala in Milan, is under ... (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). La Scala theater general manager Alexander Pereira, right, and La Scala conductor Riccardo Chailly attend a press conference, in Milan, Italy, Monday, March 11, 2019. Italy's premier opera house, La Scala in Milan, is under ...
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Directors of Italy's premier opera house, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, were meeting to decide whether to accept controversial funding from Saudi Arabia. More>>

Austrian town claims tallest bonfire after 3 months' work

(AP Photo). In this image made from video on Saturday, March 16, 2019, a bonfire burns in Lustenau, Austria. An Austrian town has burned what organizers says is the world’s tallest bonfire, clocking in at 60.646 meters (198.97 feet). The local bonfire ... (AP Photo). In this image made from video on Saturday, March 16, 2019, a bonfire burns in Lustenau, Austria. An Austrian town has burned what organizers says is the world’s tallest bonfire, clocking in at 60.646 meters (198.97 feet). The local bonfire ...
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An Austrian town has burned what organizers says is the world's tallest bonfire, clocking in at 60.646 meters (198.97 feet). More>>

Indianapolis Children's Museum removes Michael Jackson items

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The Children's Museum of Indianapolis has removed three Michael Jackson items from exhibits after a new documentary renewed allegations of child sexual abuse against the late singer and Gary native. More>>

Tyson will return to TV after sex misconduct probe

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Neil deGrasse Tyson attends a fan event celebrating the release Kelly Clarkson's album "Meaning of Life" at YouTube Space New York in New York. Tyson will return to the... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Neil deGrasse Tyson attends a fan event celebrating the release Kelly Clarkson's album "Meaning of Life" at YouTube Space New York in New York. Tyson will return to the...
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Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to the air on two TV shows that had been put on hold for a sexual misconduct investigation. More>>

James Gunn rehired to direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3'

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This June 25, 2018 file photo shows James Gunn at the premiere of "Ant-Man and the Wasp" in Los Angeles. Months after being fired over old tweets, James Gunn has been rehired as director of “Guardians... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This June 25, 2018 file photo shows James Gunn at the premiere of "Ant-Man and the Wasp" in Los Angeles. Months after being fired over old tweets, James Gunn has been rehired as director of “Guardians...
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Months after being fired over old tweets, James Gunn has been rehired as director of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. More>>

Judge allows courtroom cameras for trial of R. Kelly Video included

(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. Sex videos like those that hav... (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. Sex videos like those that hav...
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A request by media organizations to have cameras allowed in the courtroom for R&B star R. Kelly's case is about to come before a judge. More>>

W.S. Merwin, prize-winning poet of nature, dies at 91

(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2011 file photo, poet W.S. Merwin speaks to the Hawaii Conservation Conference in Honolulu. Merwin, a prolific and versatile master of modern poetry who evolved through a wide range of styles as he... (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2011 file photo, poet W.S. Merwin speaks to the Hawaii Conservation Conference in Honolulu. Merwin, a prolific and versatile master of modern poetry who evolved through a wide range of styles as he...
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W.S. Merwin, a prolific and versatile master of modern poetry who evolved through a wide range of styles as he celebrated nature, condemned war and industrialism and reached for the elusive past, has died. More>>

Where eagles flirt: A DC tale of love, loss and raccoons

(Earth Conservation Corps via AP). This March 4, 2019, image from video provided by Earth Conservation Corps Eagle Cam, shows Bald Eagles Liberty and Justice on their nest in Washington. It’s a tale containing seemingly everything you’d need for a prop... (Earth Conservation Corps via AP). This March 4, 2019, image from video provided by Earth Conservation Corps Eagle Cam, shows Bald Eagles Liberty and Justice on their nest in Washington. It’s a tale containing seemingly everything you’d need for a prop...
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It's a tale with everything you'd need for a bald eagle soap opera: star-crossed lovers, a stable relationship threatened by younger suitors, pregnancy and loss, and a hungry raccoon. More>>

Golden Globe Awards to kick off awards season on Jan. 5

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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association says it has chosen a date for next year's Golden Globe Awards. More>>

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

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The man who earned the title King of the Surf Guitar has died at age 81. More>>

Hold the cake! Fans honor Ginsburg's birthday with exercise

(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Alice Wisbiski, dressed as Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, is joined by others as a group do exercises on the steps of the Supreme Court in Washington, Friday, March 15, 2019, to celebrate Ginsburg's upcomin... (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Alice Wisbiski, dressed as Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, is joined by others as a group do exercises on the steps of the Supreme Court in Washington, Friday, March 15, 2019, to celebrate Ginsburg's upcomin...
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Fans of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg celebrate her 86th birthday by exercising in front of the Supreme Court. More>>

Recovered de Kooning painting back in the spotlight

(Robert Demers/University of Arizona Communications via AP). This August 2017 photo shows "Woman-Ochre," a painting by Willem de Kooning, being readied for examination by University of Arizona Museum of Art staff Nathan Saxton, left, and Kristen Schmid... (Robert Demers/University of Arizona Communications via AP). This August 2017 photo shows "Woman-Ochre," a painting by Willem de Kooning, being readied for examination by University of Arizona Museum of Art staff Nathan Saxton, left, and Kristen Schmid...
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More than 30 years after it was stolen from an Arizona museum, a Willem de Kooning painting worth millions of dollars is on display back where it all began. More>>

Admissions scandal unfolds amid cynicism about moral values

(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - This March 21, 2018 file photo shows the Capitol in Washington before dawn. A Gallup poll in December 2018 asked respondents in the U.S. to rank 20 different occupations in terms of their ethical standards _ membe... (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - This March 21, 2018 file photo shows the Capitol in Washington before dawn. A Gallup poll in December 2018 asked respondents in the U.S. to rank 20 different occupations in terms of their ethical standards _ membe...
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The college-admissions bribery scheme revealed this week by federal prosecutors coincides with increasing cynicism about U.S. moral values. More>>

Zadie Smith, Anna Burns among winners of critics prizes

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2018 file photo, author Anna Burns smiles after being presented with the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2018 for "Milkman," during the prize's 50th year at the Guildhall in London. Burns’ “Milkman"... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2018 file photo, author Anna Burns smiles after being presented with the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2018 for "Milkman," during the prize's 50th year at the Guildhall in London. Burns’ “Milkman"...
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Anna Burns' "Milkman," winner last fall of the Man Booker Prize, has been awarded the National Book Critics Circle prize for fiction. More>>

Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

(Thrilling.com). This image released by Thrilling shows a floral tank top by Balenciaga, part of a collection offered on the e-commerce site Thrilling.com. Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn has teamed with Goodwill of Southern California on a collection... (Thrilling.com). This image released by Thrilling shows a floral tank top by Balenciaga, part of a collection offered on the e-commerce site Thrilling.com. Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn has teamed with Goodwill of Southern California on a collection...
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Janelle Monae's stylist, Ali Mandelkorn, goes thrifting for a cause. More>>

Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

(Thrilling via AP). CORRECTS SITE TO SHOPTHRILLING.COM - This image released by Thrilling shows a floral tank top by Balenciaga, part of a collection offered on the e-commerce site ShopThrilling.com. Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn has teamed with Goo... (Thrilling via AP). CORRECTS SITE TO SHOPTHRILLING.COM - This image released by Thrilling shows a floral tank top by Balenciaga, part of a collection offered on the e-commerce site ShopThrilling.com. Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn has teamed with Goo...
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Janelle Monae's stylist, Ali Mandelkorn, goes thrifting for a cause. More>>

YouTube star Lilly Singh to host NBC late-night show

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NBC is shaking up late-night TV, giving Carson Daly's slot to a woman of color who's a star on YouTube. More>>

Students target colleges in lawsuit over bribery scheme

(Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ... (Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ...
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Two college students have filed a lawsuit against the University of Southern California, Yale University and other colleges where prosecutors say parents paid bribes to ensure their children's admission. More>>

The Latest: Judge allows courtroom cameras in R. Kelly case Video included

(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. Sex videos like those that hav... (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. Sex videos like those that hav...
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A judge says cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during R. Kelly's sexual abuse trial and pretrial hearings. More>>

Mosque attacks spark outrage, fuel concern over Islamophobia

(AP Photo/Mark Baker). Police attempt to move people away from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019. Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers on w... (AP Photo/Mark Baker). Police attempt to move people away from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019. Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers on w...
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch calling it the "latest example of rising racism and Islamophobia.". More>>

Netflix cancels 'One Day at a Time' reboot after 3 seasons

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Netflix is canceling "One Day at a Time" after three seasons. More>>

Colton Underwood chases Cassie Randolph and chooses privacy

(AP Photo/Gary Gerard Hamilton). Cast members Cassie Randolph, left, and Colton Underwood from the reality series, "The Bachelor," appear during an interview in New York on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Gary Gerard Hamilton). Cast members Cassie Randolph, left, and Colton Underwood from the reality series, "The Bachelor," appear during an interview in New York on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
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This season of "The Bachelor" starring Colton Underwood turned into the hunted becoming the hunter, when front-runner Cassie Randolph took herself out of the running. More>>

R. Kelly sex tapes: from duffel bag to national circulation

(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. Sex videos like those that hav... (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. Sex videos like those that hav...
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Sex videos like those that have been integral to the criminal cases against R. Kelly have been circulating across the nation for years. More>>

'Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

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A New York appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping. More>>

Executive gave tip that launched admissions bribery case

(Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ... (Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ...
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Authorities began investigating the wide-ranging college admissions scandal after receiving a tip from an executive who prosecutors were targeting in a securities fraud probe. More>>

Institute founded by Sanders' wife, son is shutting down

(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and his wife Jane take a walk in State College, Pa. The Sanders Institute, a think tank founded by Democratic presi... (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and his wife Jane take a walk in State College, Pa. The Sanders Institute, a think tank founded by Democratic presi...
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Think tank founded by Bernie Sanders' wife and son suspends operations to avoid 'an appearance of impropriety'. More>>

The Latest: Iranian minister says bigotry led to attack

(AP Photo/Mark Baker). Police keep watch at a park across the road from a a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019.  Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of people attending Friday prayers, as N... (AP Photo/Mark Baker). Police keep watch at a park across the road from a a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019. Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of people attending Friday prayers, as N...
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch calling it the "latest example of rising racism and Islamophobia.". More>>

Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about attack

(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018, file photo, Jussie Smollett attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation after party at Wollman Rink in Central Park in New York. A judge is expected to be assigne... (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018, file photo, Jussie Smollett attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation after party at Wollman Rink in Central Park in New York. A judge is expected to be assigne...
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A judge is expected to be assigned to Jussie Smollett's disorderly conduct case when the 'Empire' actor returns to court Thursday. More>>

Latest: Georgetown: Only discussed athletic record with URI

(AP Photo/Rick Taber). In this still image taken from video, actress Felicity Huffman walks towards the door in the lobby of a Los Angeles court after she is released on a $250,000 bond, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Huffman is among 50 people charged in a ... (AP Photo/Rick Taber). In this still image taken from video, actress Felicity Huffman walks towards the door in the lobby of a Los Angeles court after she is released on a $250,000 bond, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Huffman is among 50 people charged in a ...
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Golfer Phil Mickelson says he is among "thousands" who used a college consulting company accused of orchestrating a massive bribery scheme. More>>

Whoopi Goldberg cheered on her return to 'The View'

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018 file photo, Whoopi Goldberg attends the world premiere of "Nobody's Fool" in New York. Goldberg received a standing ovation from the audience and hugs from her castmates as she re... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018 file photo, Whoopi Goldberg attends the world premiere of "Nobody's Fool" in New York. Goldberg received a standing ovation from the audience and hugs from her castmates as she re...
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Whoopi Goldberg received a standing ovation from the audience and hugs from her castmates as she returned to "The View.". More>>

Tribeca to host 'Say Anything...' reunion, doc on Anastasio

(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2015 file photo, actor John Cusack attends the premiere of "Chi-Raq" in New York. The Tribeca Film The Tribeca Film Festival announced Thursday that writer-director Cameron Crowe and th... (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2015 file photo, actor John Cusack attends the premiere of "Chi-Raq" in New York. The Tribeca Film The Tribeca Film Festival announced Thursday that writer-director Cameron Crowe and th...
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The Tribeca Film Festival has added a 'Say Anything' anniversary screening to its upcoming festival, as well as the premiere of a documentary on Phish lead singer and guitarist Trey Anastasio. More>>

S. Korean police questioning 2 K-pop stars in sex scandals Video included

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Two K-pop stars face police questioning over a series of interlocking sex scandals that have roiled South Korea. More>>

MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida

(Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in Sout... (Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in Sout...
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Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo. More>>

3 Saudi women activists receive PEN Freedom to Write Award

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Three Saudi women's rights activists are being honored by PEN America. More>>

Tucker Carlson abandons plan for studio near Maine home

(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2017 file photo, Tucker Carlson, host of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," poses for photos in a Fox News Channel studio, in New York. The liberal advocacy group Media Matters for America this week release... (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2017 file photo, Tucker Carlson, host of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," poses for photos in a Fox News Channel studio, in New York. The liberal advocacy group Media Matters for America this week release...
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Fox News host Tucker Carlson says he's scuttling plans for a studio near his vacation home in rural Maine because of publicity. More>>

Correction: College Admissions-Bribery-The Latest story

(Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2016 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin arrives at the TV Land Icon Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Felicity Huffman and Loughlin have worked steadily as respected actresses and remained re... (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2016 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin arrives at the TV Land Icon Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Felicity Huffman and Loughlin have worked steadily as respected actresses and remained re...
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Actress Lori Loughlin is expected to turn herself in to the FBI to face charges as part of a scheme in which wealthy parents paid bribes to get their children into top universities. More>>

Correction: College Admissions-Bribery story

(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Gregory Abbott, founder and chairman of International Dispensing Corporation, leaves after appearing in federal court in New York on bribery charges, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Abbott is among dozens of people who were charged... (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Gregory Abbott, founder and chairman of International Dispensing Corporation, leaves after appearing in federal court in New York on bribery charges, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Abbott is among dozens of people who were charged...
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Authorities who accused dozens of super-wealthy parents of paying bribes to get their kids into elite U.S. colleges say the investigation isn't over. More>>

'Zorba the Greek' composer Theodorakis leaves hospital

(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 file photo, famous Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis holds a Greek flag waves after his speech at a rally in Athens. "Zorba the Greek" composer Mikis Theodorakis has undergone sur... (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 file photo, famous Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis holds a Greek flag waves after his speech at a rally in Athens. "Zorba the Greek" composer Mikis Theodorakis has undergone sur...
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An Athens hospital statement says "Zorba the Greek" composer Mikis Theodorakis has been discharged after undergoing surgery to have a pacemaker installed. More>>

The Latest: 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty

(AP Photo/Matt Marton). Empire actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court Building for his hearing on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Chicago.  Smollett is accused of lying to police about being the victim of a racist and homoph... (AP Photo/Matt Marton). Empire actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at the Leighton Criminal Court Building for his hearing on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Chicago. Smollett is accused of lying to police about being the victim of a racist and homoph...
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has arrived at a Chicago courthouse where he's expected to plead not guilty to charges accusing him of lying to the police about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack. More>>

Attorney: Brothers regret role in alleged Smollett scheme

(AP Photo/Matt Marton). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at Leighton Criminal Court Building for a hearing to discuss whether cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct case on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Chic... (AP Photo/Matt Marton). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at Leighton Criminal Court Building for a hearing to discuss whether cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct case on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Chic...
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The attorney for two brothers accused of helping stage an attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett in downtown Chicago says the men regret their involvement. More>>

'He's shady': Ringleader in college scandal irritated others

(AP Photo/Steven Senne). William "Rick" Singer founder of the Edge College & Career Network, departs federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. (AP Photo/Steven Senne). William "Rick" Singer founder of the Edge College & Career Network, departs federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.
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'He's shady, be careful.' There were early concerns and warnings about man at center of college admissions scandal. More>>

No body double: Trump blasts #FakeMelania theories Video included

(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci). FILE - In this March 8, 2019 file photo, President Donald Trump waits for his son Barron Trump, and first lady Melania Trump after speaking with reporters outside the White House in Washington before traveling to Alabama to visi... (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci). FILE - In this March 8, 2019 file photo, President Donald Trump waits for his son Barron Trump, and first lady Melania Trump after speaking with reporters outside the White House in Washington before traveling to Alabama to visi...
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President Donald Trump has had it with the #fakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media. More>>

Kelly appears in Chicago court in child support case

(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). R. Kelly walks out of The Daley Center after an appearance in court for his child support case, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Chicago. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). R. Kelly walks out of The Daley Center after an appearance in court for his child support case, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Chicago.
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R. Kelly's publicist says the R&B singer wants his child support payments lowered, but it doesn't appear they were reduced during the latest hearing in the case. More>>

Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

(Takuya Inaba/Kyodo News via AP). In this March 14, 2019, photo, Japanese musician Pierre Taki in a police car is sent to a prosecutor's office in Tokyo. Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game “Judgment,” also kno... (Takuya Inaba/Kyodo News via AP). In this March 14, 2019, photo, Japanese musician Pierre Taki in a police car is sent to a prosecutor's office in Tokyo. Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game “Judgment,” also kno...
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Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game "Judgment," also known as "Judge Eyes," after one of its actors was arrested on drug charges. More>>

Alicia Keys memoir 'More Myself' coming on November

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Alicia Keys has a memoir coming out in November, to be published by Oprah Winfrey's imprint. More>>

Kesha to headline Dan Reynolds' LGBTQ festival LOVELOUD

(AP Photo). This combination photo shows musicians Kesha, left, and Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons. Kesha will headline the LOVELOUD Festival, the LGBTQ+ event founded by Reynolds. The festival will be held on June 29, 2019, at the USANA Amphitheatre ... (AP Photo). This combination photo shows musicians Kesha, left, and Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons. Kesha will headline the LOVELOUD Festival, the LGBTQ+ event founded by Reynolds. The festival will be held on June 29, 2019, at the USANA Amphitheatre ...
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Kesha wants you to bring as much glitter as possible and sport the brightest colors of the rainbow when she visits Utah in June to headline the LOVELOUD Festival, the LGBTQ+ event founded by Imagine Dragons' frontman Dan Reynolds. More>>

Huffman and Loughlin charges shatter actresses' clean images

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin, center, poses with daughters Olivia Jade Giannulli, left, and Isabella Rose Giannulli at the 2019 "An Unforgettable Evening" in Beverly Hills, ... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin, center, poses with daughters Olivia Jade Giannulli, left, and Isabella Rose Giannulli at the 2019 "An Unforgettable Evening" in Beverly Hills, ...
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Charges in college bribery scandal against actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin shatter the TV actresses' clean images. More>>

Italian police identify 6 suspects in fake Modigliani show

(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). A cameraman films a painting, "Portrait of Kiki", falsely attributed to 20th century painter Moise Kisling, during a press conference announcing the conclusion of the preliminary phase of an investigation of 21 painting... (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). A cameraman films a painting, "Portrait of Kiki", falsely attributed to 20th century painter Moise Kisling, during a press conference announcing the conclusion of the preliminary phase of an investigation of 21 painting...
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Italy's art police say they have identified six suspects in connection with a 2017 Modigliani exhibit that was comprised mostly of fakes. More>>

Court reinstates late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

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Massachusetts' highest court has reinstated former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction. More>>

Tony Stewart headlines new nominees for NASCAR Hall of Fame

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Tony Stewart headlines six new nominees eligible for induction into NASCAR's Hall of Fame. More>>

'Ya Got Trouble' _ Hugh Jackman heading back to Broadway

(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE- In this March 13, 2019, file photo Hugh Jackman arrives at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Jackman is coming back to Broadway as a classic roguish traveling salesman. Producer... (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE- In this March 13, 2019, file photo Hugh Jackman arrives at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Jackman is coming back to Broadway as a classic roguish traveling salesman. Producer...
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Hugh Jackman is coming back to Broadway as a classic roguish traveling salesman in a revival of 'The Music Man'. More>>

Harry Styles, Brian May, Monae to present at Rock Hall

(AP Photo). This combination photo shows Harry Styles, from left, Brian May and Janelle Monae, who will presenting at the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony on March 29. Styles will induct Stevie Nicks, May will induct Def Leppard and... (AP Photo). This combination photo shows Harry Styles, from left, Brian May and Janelle Monae, who will presenting at the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony on March 29. Styles will induct Stevie Nicks, May will induct Def Leppard and...
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Harry Styles, Queen's Brian May and Janelle Monae are among those presenting at the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. More>>

Correction: Dan Jenkins, sports writing great, dies at 90

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Dan Jenkins, the sports writing great and best-selling author known for his humor, has died. More>>

Ken Starr says he raised money for ex-player's rape defense

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Former Baylor University President Ken Starr says he raised money for a former star Baylor football player who was recently acquitted of sex assault. More>>

John Richardson, critic and Picasso biographer, dies at 95

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An eminent historian and critic of modern art whose multivolume series on Pablo Picasso drew upon his personal and aesthetic affinity for the Spanish painter and sculptor has died. More>>

Harry Potter publisher Arthur A Levine leaves longtime job

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The man who helped introduce J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" books to U.S. audiences is leaving his longtime job at Scholastic and starting his own publishing house. More>>

Howard Stern is No. 1 - on Amazon best-seller list

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Simon & Schuster announced Tuesday that "Howard Stern Comes Again" will be published May 14. More>>

Foo Fighters, The Killers, Keith Urban lead Pilgrimage Fest

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After rain and lightning caused a cancellation last year, the Pilgrimage Festival looks to rebound in its 5th year with headliners Foo Fighters, The Killers and Keith Urban. More>>

Detained Saudi women's rights activists brought to court

(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018 file photo, women watch a video about driving at a road safety event for female drivers launched at the Riyadh Park Mall in Saudi Arabia. Women's rights activists in Saudi Arabia appeared ... (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018 file photo, women watch a video about driving at a road safety event for female drivers launched at the Riyadh Park Mall in Saudi Arabia. Women's rights activists in Saudi Arabia appeared ...
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Several arrested Saudi women activists brought to court on unknown charges after being detained in crackdown. More>>

'Dark Knight' trilogy returns to theaters for Batman's 80th

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Christopher Nolan's 'Dark Knight' trilogy returns to select theaters for Batman's 80th in high-resolution 70mm IMAX. More>>

Michael Avenatti says he no longer represents Stormy Daniels

(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Friday, July 27, 2018 file photo, Michael Avenatti, the attorney for porn actress Stormy Daniels talks to the media during a news conference in front of the U.S. Federal Courthouse in Los Angeles. A federa... (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Friday, July 27, 2018 file photo, Michael Avenatti, the attorney for porn actress Stormy Daniels talks to the media during a news conference in front of the U.S. Federal Courthouse in Los Angeles. A federa...
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Michael Avenatti, who skyrocketed to national fame as the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, says he's terminated his agreement to represent her. More>>

Smollett team: Court cameras would show state's flimsy case

(AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 file photo, "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release in Chicago. A Cook County grand jury on Friday, March 8, 2019 has indicted Smollett on 16 felony c... (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 file photo, "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release in Chicago. A Cook County grand jury on Friday, March 8, 2019 has indicted Smollett on 16 felony c...
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is expected at a Chicago hearing to discuss whether cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct case. More>>

Conductor Muti joins striking Chicago Symphony musicians

(Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP). Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor Riccardo Muti joins in solidarity with striking CSO musicians during a press conference outside the Chicago Symphony Orchestra building, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP). Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor Riccardo Muti joins in solidarity with striking CSO musicians during a press conference outside the Chicago Symphony Orchestra building, Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
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Renowned Italian conductor Riccardo Muti has joined striking members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, saying: "I am here with my musicians.". More>>

TV celebrities and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin poses with her daughter Olivia Jade Giannulli, left, at the 2019 "An Unforgettable Evening" in Beverly Hills, Calif. Felicity Huffman and Loughl... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin poses with her daughter Olivia Jade Giannulli, left, at the 2019 "An Unforgettable Evening" in Beverly Hills, Calif. Felicity Huffman and Loughl...
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Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin have been charged along with nearly 50 other people in what prosecutors say was a scheme in which wealthy parents paid bribes to get their children into some of the nation's most elite colleges. More>>

The Latest: Charity tied to college scam gave $2M in grants

(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2015, file photo, students walk on the University of California, Los Angeles campus. Federal authorities have charged college coaches and others in a sweeping admissions bribery case in federa... (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2015, file photo, students walk on the University of California, Los Angeles campus. Federal authorities have charged college coaches and others in a sweeping admissions bribery case in federa...
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Fifty people have been charged in what federal officials say is the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the Justice Department. More>>

NHL: Maple Leafs' Reilly didn't utter gay slur at official

(Cole Burston/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Morgan Rielly speaks during a press conference with general manager Kyle Dubas Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Toronto, as they address an NHL investigation into an alleged slur used ... (Cole Burston/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Morgan Rielly speaks during a press conference with general manager Kyle Dubas Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Toronto, as they address an NHL investigation into an alleged slur used ...
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NHL investigation says Leafs defenseman Morgan Rielly didn't direct gay slur at an official during Monday's game against the Lightning. More>>

A Britney Spears musical stage comedy is set for Chicago

(AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2017, file photo, U.S. singer Britney Spears performs during her concert in Taipei, Taiwan. Producers of the new musical stage comedy “Once Upon a One More Time” say their show will use Spears’... (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2017, file photo, U.S. singer Britney Spears performs during her concert in Taipei, Taiwan. Producers of the new musical stage comedy “Once Upon a One More Time” say their show will use Spears’...
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Britney Spears is the latest pop star throwing her fedora onto the stage. More>>

MMA fighter Conor McGregor arrested in South Florida

(Miami Beach Police Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing ... (Miami Beach Police Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing ...
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Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo. More>>

TV stars and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

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Federal authorities have charged college coaches and others in a sweeping admissions bribery case in federal court. More>>

Emoji gods approve skin-tone options for couples of color

(Tinder/Emojination via AP). This undated illustration provided by Tinder/Emojination shows new variations of interracial emoji couples. In the world of emojis, interracial couples had virtually no options in terms of skin tone. But the emoji gods, oth... (Tinder/Emojination via AP). This undated illustration provided by Tinder/Emojination shows new variations of interracial emoji couples. In the world of emojis, interracial couples had virtually no options in terms of skin tone. But the emoji gods, oth...
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The emoji gods, otherwise known as the Unicode Consortium, approve skin-tone options for couples of color. More>>

The Latest: Smollett's lawyer welcomes cameras in courtroom

(AP Photo/Matt Marton). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at Leighton Criminal Court Building for a hearing to discuss whether cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct case on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Chic... (AP Photo/Matt Marton). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, center, arrives at Leighton Criminal Court Building for a hearing to discuss whether cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct case on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Chic...
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has arrived at a hearing in Chicago where lawyers will discuss whether cameras should be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct trial. More>>

Drummer Hal Blaine, played on hits of Sinatra, Elvis, dies

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Drummer Hal Blaine, who played on many of the biggest hits in music history including records by Frank Sinatra and the Beach Boys, has died. More>>

Mansion where Phil Spector killed actress is for sale

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The hilltop Los Angeles-area mansion where music producer Phil Spector killed actress Lana Clarkson in 2003 is for sale at $5.5 million. More>>

'Mockingbird' author compared hometown to Elvis' Graceland

(AP Photo/Rob Carr, File). FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2007, file photo, "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee smiles during a ceremony honoring the four new members of the Alabama Academy of Honor, at the state Capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Lee railed a... (AP Photo/Rob Carr, File). FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2007, file photo, "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee smiles during a ceremony honoring the four new members of the Alabama Academy of Honor, at the state Capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Lee railed a...
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"To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee railed against her Alabama hometown for trying to exploit her success in a letter that helps explain her later legal battles involving commercialization of her novel. More>>

Beyonce, Jay-Z to be honored at GLAAD Media Awards

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2016 file photo, Beyonce and Jay-Z perform during a Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaign rally in Cleveland. The power couple will be honored for accelerating LGBTQ acceptance a... (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2016 file photo, Beyonce and Jay-Z perform during a Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaign rally in Cleveland. The power couple will be honored for accelerating LGBTQ acceptance a...
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Beyonce and Jay-Z are getting recognized for achievements outside of music: The power couple will be honored at the GLAAD Media Awards for accelerating LGBTQ acceptance. More>>

Chance the Rapper marries longtime girlfriend

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Chance the Rapper tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend in a star-studded ceremony. More>>

Minnesota politician thanks Fox for condemning Jeanine Pirro

(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., stands with fellow Democrats as they rally outside the Capitol ahead of passage of H.R. 1, "The For the People Act," a bill which aims to expand voting rights and strengthen ethics rules, in Was... (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., stands with fellow Democrats as they rally outside the Capitol ahead of passage of H.R. 1, "The For the People Act," a bill which aims to expand voting rights and strengthen ethics rules, in Was...
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Minnesota congresswoman thanks Fox for condemning Jeanine Pirro's comments about her on Pirro's weekend show. More>>

A private gift from Joni Mitchell will soon be a book

(Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2015 file photo, Joni Mitchell arrives at the 2015 Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. Mitchell's “Morning Glory On the Vine: Early Songs and Drawings,” will be publishe... (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2015 file photo, Joni Mitchell arrives at the 2015 Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. Mitchell's “Morning Glory On the Vine: Early Songs and Drawings,” will be publishe...
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"Morning Glory On the Vine: Early Songs and Drawings" will be published Oct. 22, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced Monday. More>>

Allred: Tape appears to show R. Kelly sexually abusing girls

(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2019 file photo, Musician R. Kelly arrives at the Daley Center for a hearing in his child support case at the Daley Center in Chicago. Kelly was charged last month with 10 counts of aggravated sexua... (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2019 file photo, Musician R. Kelly arrives at the Daley Center for a hearing in his child support case at the Daley Center in Chicago. Kelly was charged last month with 10 counts of aggravated sexua...
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Attorney Gloria Allred says a client has turned a tape over to law enforcement that appears to feature singer R. Kelly sexually abusing underage girls. More>>

Hollywood actresses seek truth at Tijuana migrant shelters

(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018 file photo, America Ferrera, left, with Alicia Keys, attends a protest against the Trump administration's approach to illegal border crossings and separation of children from immigrant parents... (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018 file photo, America Ferrera, left, with Alicia Keys, attends a protest against the Trump administration's approach to illegal border crossings and separation of children from immigrant parents...
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Actress America Ferrera has led a small group of like-minded artists on a visit to migrants waiting in the Mexican border city of Tijuana for a chance to apply for asylum in the U.S. They talked with immigration lawyers and shelter managers. More>>

Feel like climbing 2,500 steps? Head to new NYC sculpture Video included

(AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey). This March 5, 2019, photo taken with a drone shows "Vessel," a 150-foot-tall structure of climbable interlocking staircases, that is the center point of the $25 billion Hudson Yards Redevelopment in New York. The climbable stru... (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey). This March 5, 2019, photo taken with a drone shows "Vessel," a 150-foot-tall structure of climbable interlocking staircases, that is the center point of the $25 billion Hudson Yards Redevelopment in New York. The climbable stru...
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A colossal sculpture that will give people more than 150 interconnected stairways to climb is opening to the public as part of New York City's Hudson Yards development. More>>

Chicago Symphony musicians trade piccolos for picketing

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Striking musicians at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra are grabbing picket signs instead of piccolos after a lack of progress in contract talks. More>>

'Captain Marvel' rockets to historic $153M debut

(Disney-Marvel Studios via AP). This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel." (Disney-Marvel Studios via AP). This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel."
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"Captain Marvel," Marvel Studios' first female-fronted superhero movie, launched with an estimated $153 million domestically and $455 million globally. More>>

Wonder Woman to the rescue: Gal Gadot takes on Netanyahu

(AP Photo/Noam Revkin Fenton/Flash90). This Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo, shows Rotem Sela, one of Israel's top models and TV hosts, during a tv reality show filming near Jerusalem. Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot has come to the rescue of a fellow Israeli... (AP Photo/Noam Revkin Fenton/Flash90). This Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo, shows Rotem Sela, one of Israel's top models and TV hosts, during a tv reality show filming near Jerusalem. Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot has come to the rescue of a fellow Israeli...
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Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot has come to the rescue of a fellow Israeli celebrity in a spat with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. More>>

Williams, Duggan weigh in on US soccer discrimination suit

(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File). FILE - In this Dec. 27, 2018 file photo, Serena Williams from the U.S. reacts during a match against her sister Venus, on the opening day of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Wi... (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File). FILE - In this Dec. 27, 2018 file photo, Serena Williams from the U.S. reacts during a match against her sister Venus, on the opening day of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Wi...
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Serena Williams and Meghan Duggan applaud players from US women's national soccer team who filed gender discrimination lawsuit. More>>

Ailing Serena out at Indian Wells, Federer, Nadal move on

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Peter Gojowczyk, of Germany, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 10, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Peter Gojowczyk, of Germany, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 10, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
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Roger Federer and Simona Halep earned straight-set victories at the BNP Paribas Open. More>>

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are engaged

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Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez announce engagement in Instagram post showing their hands and a massive engagement ring. More>>

Showtime cancels 'SMILF' after reports of on-set misconduct

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The comedy series "SMILF" has been canceled after allegations of on-set misconduct from creator and star Frankie Shaw. More>>

For Jussie Smollett, 1 story equals 16 felony counts

(AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 file photo, "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release in Chicago. A Cook County grand jury on Friday, March 8, 2019 has indicted Smollett on 16 felony c... (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 file photo, "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release in Chicago. A Cook County grand jury on Friday, March 8, 2019 has indicted Smollett on 16 felony c...
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A grand jury's 16-count indictment announced Friday against Jussie Smollett might be the result of prosecutors looking to charge the "Empire" actor for individual lies they contend he told about the night he says he was attacked by two masked men. More>>

Don't stop the music: Campaign songs tell candidates' story

(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2019, file photo Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., acknowledges cheers as she takes the stage during an event to formally launch her presidential campaign in Lawrence, Mass. Presidential candidates ... (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2019, file photo Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., acknowledges cheers as she takes the stage during an event to formally launch her presidential campaign in Lawrence, Mass. Presidential candidates ...
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The Democratic primary has only just begun, but presidential candidates already are relying on theme songs that embody their campaigns' spirits. More>>

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