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Another author boosted by 'Colbert Bump'

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The "Colbert Bump" is becoming contagious. More>>

T.J. Ward hearing on Denver assault charge delayed

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A court hearing for Broncos safety T.J. Ward on charges stemming from an incident at a strip club has been delayed until next month. More>>

Thomas Berger, 'Little Big Man' author, dead at 89

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Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. More>>

'X-Men' VR experience coming to Comic-Con

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Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X. More>>

Big milestone for Britain's little prince

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The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes. More>>

Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

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The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. More>>

Imax, Shanghai Film to open 19 screens in China

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Imax and China's biggest state-owned film exhibitor are teaming up to open 19 giant screen cinemas in the world's No. 2 movie market. More>>

Thomas Berger, 'Little Big Man' author, dead at 89

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Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. More>>

Love and Manson guest on 'Sons of Anarchy'

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Courtney Love and Marilyn Manson have roles on the upcoming final season of "Sons of Anarchy." More>>

'Fargo' gets 2nd season on FX with new cast, crime

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FX is taking another trip to "Fargo," where the cast is changing but some of the characters are not. More>>

Box office top 20: 'Apes' holds reign with $36.3M

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"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," maintained its box office rule with $36.3 million over the weekend, according to final studio figures Monday. More>>

Bills DT Dareus to enter substance abuse program

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Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed, his attorney said on Monday. More>>

Citing 'racist views,' tribe cancels Nugent show

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A Native American tribe has canceled an Aug. 4 concert by Ted Nugent at its casino. More>>

Israel violence moves production of FX's 'Tyrant'

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Production of FX's series "Tyrant" recently relocated from Tel Aviv to Istanbul, showrunner Howard Gordon told a TV Critics' panel Monday. More>>

Conor Oberst dismisses lawsuit against accuser

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Singer-songwriter Conor Oberst has dropped his federal libel lawsuit against a woman who accused him of sexual assault in online comments. More>>

Shania Twain's Vegas residency to end in December

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Country superstar Shania Twain will end her residency in Las Vegas with a final show Dec. 13, two years after she made a grand Sin City entrance on horseback and began performing at Caesars Palace. More>>

'Simpsons' marathon, digital Simpsons World coming

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The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be followed this fall by a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. More>>

Star Wars Car, a Doomsday doll: Toys of Comic-Con

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When it comes to designing coveted collectible toys for sale at Comic-Con, the annual celebration of pop culture lifting off Thursday in San Diego, the sky's the limit for the designers at Mattel. Fittingly, the... More>>

Ex-'X Factor' judge trial nixed over lying claims

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The drug trial of a former British "X Factor" judge collapsed on Monday after the judge said the star prosecution witness, an undercover reporter known as the "Fake Sheik," had lied under oath. More>>

New alcohol charge against John Mellencamp's son

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The 20-year-old son of rock star John Mellencamp faces an underage drinking charge while awaiting resolution of charges that he and his brother seriously injured a man in a fight. More>>

Swimwear on Miami Beach runway goes sporty chic

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Surf's up next summer. More>>

Kirilenko ends engagement to NHL star Ovechkin

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Another sports power couple's engagement is off. More>>

ABC's Paula Faris gets weekend anchor job

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Paula Faris is replacing the departing Bianna Golodryga as the news anchor on the weekend edition of "Good Morning America." More>>

Johnson calls Christie 'a buddy' despite video

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Dwayne Johnson says he considers New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie "a buddy" despite making Christie take down an online video that featured the Hollywood star. More>>

Court: Hoffman didn't want 'trust fund' kids

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Court documents show Philip Seymour Hoffman rejected his accountant's suggestion that he set aside money for his three children because he didn't want them to be "trust fund" kids. More>>

Sam Smith, Maroon 5 on tap for iTunes Festival

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Last year Sam Smith says he was a spectator at the iTunes Festival. This year, his view will be much improved - he'll be onstage. More>>

Charlie Hunnam talks about leaving 'Fifty Shades'

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The first trailer for the "Fifty Shades of Grey" movie will be released this week and the original Christian Grey, Charlie Hunnam, says he can't wait for the finished product. More>>

Film, TV legend James Garner, reluctant hero, dies

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Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety. More>>

'Simpsons' producer jokes about crossover show

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"We're doing a crossover with Scooby-Doo to find Casey Kasem's body." - "The Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean on whether there would be a crossover with "The Simpsons" and "Futurama." More>>

Rimes applauds skimpy bikinis at Miami Beach show

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Country singer LeAnn Rimes attended the Mercedes Benz Fashion Swim shows in Miami Beach and says she was wowed by a selection of skimpy swimwear on the walk. More>>

Reactions to the death of James Garner

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By The Associated Press "Jim was a mentor to me and a friend, and I will miss him." - Tom Selleck, who early in his career guest-starred on Garner's series "The Rockford Files." More>>

Producers: 'Gracepoint' differs from U.K. version

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"Gracepoint," the American version of the critically acclaimed British crime drama "Broadchurch," won't be a mirror image of the original, its producers promise. More>>

Leslie headlines 2015 women's Hall of Fame class

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By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie headlines the 2015 women's basketball Hall of Fame induction class announced Saturday. More>>

Bartusiak, actress from 'The Patriot,' dies at 21

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Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who portrayed Mel Gibson's young daughter in the 2000 film "The Patriot," died in her Houston home, her mother said Sunday. She was 21. More>>

Batman will not appear in Fox's 'Gotham' series

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Yes, the new Fox series "Gotham" will feature a young Bruce Wayne, but don't expect him to turn into the caped crusader. More>>

'Apes' outmuscles 'The Purge' at box office

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The summer box office continued to lack mojo, as the R-rated "Sex Tape" failed to turn on moviegoers over a weekend where "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" maintained its rule. More>>

Reactions to the death of James Garner

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By The Associated Press "Jim was a mentor to me and a friend, and I will miss him." - Tom Selleck, who early in his career guest-starred on Garner's series "The Rockford Files." More>>

Actor Tyler Posey to host Teen Choice Awards

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Actor Tyler Posey will host Teen Choice 2014, with musical groups Magic and Rixton performing on the show that awards popular teens in television, music, film, sports and fashion. More>>

Fox admits 'Idol' has lacked engaging contestants

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"American Idol" needs to find contestants the audience cares about. More>>

Film, TV legend James Garner, reluctant hero, dies

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Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety. More>>

Tom Hanks in Egypt to film 'Hologram for the King'

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Hollywood star Tom Hanks has started shooting portions of his new film "A Hologram for the King" in Egypt's Red Sea resort city of Hurghada, the country's state news agency reported Saturday. More>>

Judge orders James Brown documents made public

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A judge has ordered South Carolina's attorney general to turn over documents to a freelance journalist investigating the court fight over the estate of soul singer James Brown. More>>

Judge orders James Brown documents made public

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A judge has ordered South Carolina's attorney general to turn over documents to a freelance journalist investigating the fight over the estate of soul singer James Brown. More>>

Group hopes to build Oklahoma pop culture museum

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Jamie Oldaker toured the world drumming for the likes of Eric Clapton, among others, but he never lost touch with Oklahoma, where he honed the skills that enabled him to spend his life making music. More>>

Fonda, Kardashian voice Fox animated episodes

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Jane Fonda, Sarah Silverman and Nick Offerman are among the guest voices on "The Simpsons" this fall, while Kim Kardashian lends her voice in the final episode of "American Dad." More>>

'Ninja Warrior' competitor wants to inspire others

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A YouTube video that shows Kacy Catanzaro, a 5-foot, 100-pound gymnast, breezing through an obstacle course where others twice her size often fail has garnered more than 6 million views since she competed in the "American... More>>

Scientists name Puerto Rico water mite after JLo

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Pop singer Jennifer Lopez may be thinking life is funny after a group of scientists named a water mite in her honor after discovering a new species near Puerto Rico. More>>

Police: Movie, TV legend James Garner dies

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Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance," has died, police said. He... More>>

CNN reassigns reporter after 'scum' tweet

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CNN has pulled reporter Diana Magnay out of the Middle East after she referred to a group of Israelis who had allegedly threatened her while reporting on Gaza as "scum" in a tweet. More>>

NBC sends reporter back to Gaza after sudden exit

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NBC said Friday it was sending Middle East correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin back to the Gaza strip this weekend after he left the region for unexplained reasons following his eyewitness report on the killing of four... More>>

Exec producer of 'The Flash' teases new series

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Geoff Johns, executive producer of "The Flash," says the upcoming CW series is probably the most faithful DC Comics adaptation ever. More>>

Lawyer: Unclear where Casey Kasem's body is

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A judge has granted Casey Kasem's daughter a temporary restraining order preventing the famous radio host's wife from cremating his remains, but it's unclear where those remains are or whether they've... More>>

Jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies at 103

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Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter. More>>

'Supernatural' stars still energized at season 10

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"Supernatural" stars Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki say the TV series they started nine years ago remains just as fun today as it did at the beginning. More>>

Bid of $10,755 wins 1937 'Snow White' billboard

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A large, colorful billboard from the 1937 release of the animated film "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" has been sold at auction for $10,755. More>>

Correction: Switzerland-Obit-Winter story

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In a story July 17 about the death of Texas blues legend Johnny Winter, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Winter's last performance was on July 12 at the Lovely Days Festival in Wiesen, Austria. His last... More>>

Teen metal band plans book after Sony label deal

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The teen metal band Unlocking the Truth, which recently signed a multi-album deal with Sony, plans to release a book next year. More>>

Beyonce exhibit to debut at Rock Hall-Museum

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A fashion exhibit centered on Beyonce will debut at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in a section previously featuring only Hall of Famers. More>>

Rory McIlroy builds a 4-shot lead at British Open

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Rory McIlroy only saw birdies at Royal Liverpool, mostly on his scorecard, and even one pheasant that trotted across the eighth green as he was lining up a putt. That was but a minor interruption in his command performance... More>>

'Homeland' has eye on 4th year after Emmy snub

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Seeing "Homeland" lose out on an Emmy best-drama nomination after two consecutive nods was painful, series co-creator Alex Gansa said. More>>

'Treme' actor settling profiling suit vs. Macy's

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A black actor who accused Macy's of racially profiling minorities as shoplifters is settling his civil rights lawsuit, one of several cases that drew attention last year to long-simmering complaints about how big... More>>

QUICKQUOTE: CW's president on Shatner's tweets

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"I am thrilled that Captain Kirk tweets. It's always good to have someone who is passionate about your shows," said The CW President Mark Pedowitz of William Shatner's tendency to live-tweet his network's shows. More>>

Alexandra Shipp to play R&B singer Aaliyah in film

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Alexandra Shipp has very little time to get ready for her new role as the late R&B singer Aaliyah. More>>

Man convicted of killing former Little Rascal dies

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A man convicted of fatally stabbing former "Little Rascals" actor Jay R. Smith and dumping his body in the Nevada desert in 2002 died in prison this week, authorities said. More>>

Sandusky son says victim's story sounded familiar

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Hearing the first victim to take the witness stand against Jerry Sandusky helped push the former Penn State coach's adopted son Matthew to come forward with his own allegations of abuse, he said in a television interview. More>>

NYC museum gets gift of Lichtenstein sketchbooks

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The estate of Roy Lichtenstein has donated 21 of the pop artist's sketchbooks and two of his early drawings to the Morgan Library & Museum. More>>

UK court orders 'Glee' name change in legal row

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Glum news for "Glee" - Britain's High Court ruled Friday that the musical TV show must change its name because it breaches the trademark of a chain of comedy clubs. More>>

Broadway lights will be dimmed in Stritch's memory

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Broadway marquees will be dimmed in memory of a Tony- and Emmy-winning actress who epitomized New York and the theater world. More>>

Eviction delayed from 'Real Housewives' mansion

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"Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast members Melissa and Joe Gorga won't be able to move back into their Montville mansion just yet. More>>

Man gets probation for trespassing at Swift's home

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A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to probation after being found guilty of trespassing at singer Taylor Swift's seaside mansion in Rhode Island. More>>

Lawsuit over Oprah's Colorado property dismissed

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A lawsuit accusing Oprah Winfrey of blocking access to hiking trails near her property above Telluride, Colorado, has been dismissed. More>>

German artist Otto Piene dies, aged 86

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German artist Otto Piene, known for his colorful paintings and gigantic open-air sculptures, has died at age 86. More>>

Singapore won't destroy 2 gay-themed book titles

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Two children's books dealing with gay subjects won't be destroyed after all and will be restored to Singapore's public libraries, an official said Friday. More>>

Jerry Sandusky son alleges even worse abuse

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Jerry Sandusky's adopted son Matthew said in a television interview Thursday that his sexual abuse at the former Penn State coach's hands consisted of oral sex, a more serious allegation than he made to detectives... More>>

Universal distances itself from 'Compton' casting

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Universal Pictures and the filmmakers behind the planned N.W.A. biopic are distancing themselves from an offensive casting announcement for the film. More>>

'Stalker' creator says show doesn't cross a line

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Kevin Williamson says if you think his new CBS series, "Stalker," crosses a line, "change the channel." More>>

Uproar: Self-published poet laureate in NC resigns

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North Carolina's poet laureate resigned Thursday, less than a week after her appointment as criticism of the governor for choosing a writer with just two self-published books of poems continued. More>>

CBS' 'Battle Creek' turns city into star magnet

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The Michigan city of Battle Creek is becoming a star magnet. More>>

Marvel unveils black Captain America

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The new Captain America will be an African-American. More>>

Allman movie: Filmmakers speak out on train crash

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Two filmmakers charged in a train collision that killed a camera assistant while shooting a movie about singer Gregg Allman said Thursday her death "will haunt us forever." But they insisted they committed no crimes that... More>>

Mark Harmon to appear on new 'NCIS: New Orleans'

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Mark Harmon is getting busier. More>>

Elaine Stritch mourned as a feisty, funny broad

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Elaine Stritch was more than a Broadway actress. She was a New York institution, strolling around in a fur coat, pork pie hat or oversized sunglasses. She often wore shorts and ties, or just black stockings and a white... More>>

Siegfried & Roy welcome 3 snow-white lion cubs

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Magicians Siegfried & Roy welcomed three new snowy white lion cubs to their Secret Garden habitat on the Las Vegas Strip. More>>

1937 'Snow White' billboard offered at auction

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A large, colorful billboard from the 1937 release of the animated film "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" is up for auction. More>>

Tea Leoni gets go-ahead from kids for TV return

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Tea Leoni got the go-ahead from her kids to get back to work. More>>

Owner of offbeat Elvis museum found dead

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A man who converted his antebellum home into a cluttered, quirky Elvis Presley shrine was found dead Thursday on the front porch, two days after police said he fatally shot a man who forced his way into the museum. More>>

CBS in planning stages for new late-night era

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CBS is taking a wide-open approach to replacing Craig Ferguson in late-night, including the possibility of a host from politics, CBS Entertainment chief Nina Tassler said Thursday. More>>

CBS explains pass on 'How I Met Your Dad' pilot

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"How I Met Your Dad" may not be dead yet. More>>

Westbrook: Basketballs and baskets of clothes

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Go shopping with powerhouse basketball player Russell Westbrook - whose colorful style has made headlines outside of sports - and you'll probably be surprised by his favorite section: the sale rack. More>>

McEnroe's son charged with drug possession

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The son of tennis star and ESPN analyst John McEnroe and actress Tatum O'Neal has been charged with drug possession. More>>

Fincher's 'Gone Girl' to open New York Film Fest

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David Fincher's "Gone Girl" will make its world premiere as the opening night film at the 52nd New York Film Festival. More>>

Route 91 Harvest country music fest set for Vegas

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A country music extravaganza featuring some of the biggest names in the genre will descend on Las Vegas this fall, taking a cue from the massive rock, pop, electronic dance music and indie festivals that have recently made... More>>

Beyonce leads MTV Video Music Awards with 8 nods

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Doing a visual album has paid off for Beyonce: She's the leading nominee at the MTV Video Music Awards. More>>

'Nine-Nine' cast has fun with Q&A stenographer

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A funny thing happened during a Q&A for Fox's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine." More>>

Samberg has advice for anyone fired from 'SNL'

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Andy Samberg wants ousted "Saturday Night Live" cast members to know there is life after the comedy show. More>>

Actors exchange 'I do's' on Chinese concert stage

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The closing act at a charity event, Chinese actress Zhou Xun sang two songs then stayed on stage for the best of encores. More>>

NYC mayor's plan for rail strike? He's outta here

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A screaming headline that reads "Good luck on that, I'm off to Italy." A composite photo depicting his family in a gondola in Venice. Withering criticism from a former mayor. More>>

Colbert ribs NY mayor about planned Italy trip

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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) has taken a ribbing from Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert about his planned trip to Italy during a possible commuter rail strike. More>>

Durant, Rousey win top athlete honors at ESPYs

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Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the... More>>

Ex-Miss Delaware sues to regain pageant title

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A woman stripped of her Miss Delaware title last month for being too old is suing state pageant officials and the Miss America organization. More>>

'All the Way' with HBO for Bryan Cranston as LBJ

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HBO says it's "All the Way" with Bryan Cranston reprising his role as President Lyndon Johnson in a TV adaptation of his recent Broadway debut. More>>

First lady salutes Grammy Museum, music teachers

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Michelle Obama says every arts organization in the country should embrace the mission of the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles, which focuses on education. More>>

Ron Howard to direct Beatles documentary

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Ron Howard will direct a documentary on the Beatles that focuses on the band's touring years during the early 1960s. More>>

NC gov defends his self-published poet laureate

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North Carolina's governor, facing criticism that he bypassed a traditional selection process in choosing a poet laureate with only two self-published books to her name, said Wednesday he seeks to give opportunities to... More>>

NC gov defends his self-published poet laureate

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North Carolina's governor, facing criticism that he bypassed a traditional selection process in choosing a poet laureate with only two self-published books to her name, said Wednesday he seeks to give opportunities to... More>>

Police say Kennedy intruder was seeking Katy Perry

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A man accused of breaking into a home in the Kennedy compound on Cape Cod and telling authorities he was looking for singer Katy Perry has been sent to a mental health facility for evaluation. More>>

Sandusky son talks of father's bedtime 'ritual'

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A son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky says he enjoyed spending time with the family at their central Pennsylvania home - except when it came time to go to bed. More>>

Rock vs. Chris Christie ends with (video) takedown

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has body-slammed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's humorous attempt to sell a pension-reform plan. More>>

Russell's final 'Fast' scenes with Walker brothers

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Kurt Russell confirms he has completed his final two scenes in the latest "Fast & Furious" scenes without the late Paul Walker. More>>

Best of Brazilian music coming to New York City

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The World Cup is over but the Brazilian party will go on- in New York City. More>>

Scientists name Puerto Rico water mite after JLo

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Pop singer Jennifer Lopez may be thinking life is funny after some scientists gave her name to a water mite species they discovered near Puerto Rico. More>>

Weather Channel show has geeks talking shop

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A bunch of weather geeks sitting around talking shop is The Weather Channel's idea for new programming. More>>

Jason Mraz to tour 5 New York boroughs in Sept.

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Jason Mraz is in a New York state of mind. More>>

Sex and affairs on PBS' summertime agenda

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Normally staid PBS seems to be letting its hair down with two programs new to the prime-time lineup on Wednesday: "My Wild Affair" and "Sex in the Wild." More>>

UK prosecutors: No phone hacking charges against 6

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British prosecutors say they will not charge six former News of the World journalists over alleged phone hacking by staff of the tabloid's features desk. More>>

Hunter Hayes to headline US Open Kids' Day

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Hunter Hayes is set to join MKTO, the Vamps and other acts at the U.S. Open's annual Arthur Ashe Kids' Day. More>>

Another delay in Justin Bieber's Fla. DUI case

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Justin Bieber's lawyers and Florida prosecutors said Wednesday they need more time to work out a possible plea deal on charges that the pop star drove under the influence and resisted arrest. More>>

Another delay in Justin Bieber's Fla. DUI case

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There's been another delay for pop star Justin Bieber on Florida charges of driving under the influence and resisting arrest. More>>

Buble gets emergency dental help before show

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Thanks to some help from a dentist, singer Michael Buble was able to go on stage in New Hampshire as scheduled. More>>

No hints from Hillary Clinton on 'The Daily Show'

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Hillary Rodham Clinton gave Jon Stewart no hints about whether she will run for president, but acknowledged during Tuesday's taping of "The Daily Show" that the speculation surrounding her possible candidacy has become... More>>

No hints from Hillary Clinton on 'The Daily Show'

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Hillary Rodham Clinton gave Jon Stewart no hints about whether she will run for president, but acknowledged during Tuesday's taping of "The Daily Show" that the speculation surrounding her possible candidacy has become... More>>

Musical of film 'Rocky' knocked down on Broadway

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The Broadway musical "Rocky" is hanging up its gloves after being battered at the box office. More>>

Ioan Gruffudd plays revealing role in 'Forever'

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Ioan Gruffudd is used to playing extraordinary characters, but his latest comes with a special challenge. More>>

Daughter's rep: Casey Kasem's body still unburied

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A spokesman for Casey Kasem's daughter says the famous radio host's unburied body remains at a funeral home in Tacoma, Washington, a month after his death. More>>

Affleck, Garner stop by kids' superhero party

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The actor who plays the caped crusader in the upcoming "Batman v. Superman Dawn of Justice" film surprised a group of children at a Detroit-area superhero party. More>>

Billy Joel's mother, 1978 song's namesake, dies

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Billy Joel's mother, who inspired him to write "Rosalinda's Eyes," has died in New York at age 92. More>>

'Los Jets': A Latino soccer team, Southern town

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Journalist Paul Cuadros traveled to North Carolina in 1999 seeking to report on immigrant poultry industry workers in the South. He stayed as a high school soccer coach who saw the sports program become a boost for its... More>>

Judd Hirsch returns to TV in new ABC drama

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Judd Hirsch is going from the ridiculous to the sublime in his newest TV roles. More>>

Tracee Ellis Ross: 'Black-ish' role is my life

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Tracee Ellis Ross says her upcoming role on the ABC comedy "Black-ish" allows her to be who she really is: a biracial woman. More>>

Harper Lee says she didn't OK new book about her

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The reclusive author of "To Kill a Mockingbird," one of the most acclaimed novels of the 20th century, says she never gave her approval to a new memoir that portrays itself as a rare, intimate look into the lives of the... More>>

Star's encounter with stalker described

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Sandra Bullock's recent encounter with a stalker in her home reads like a scene from a scary movie in newly released documents, painting a portrait of an obsessed fan who described himself as her "husband." More>>

ABC's diversity is 'authenticity,' executive says

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ABC's fall slate includes new series about black, Asian-American and Hispanic families. But calling the network's choices a case study in diversity is to miss the point, said Paul Lee, ABC Entertainment Group... More>>

Filmmakers in Ga. train crash go briefly to jail

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Two filmmakers charged with involuntary manslaughter several months after a train crash killed a member of their movie crew flew to Georgia over the weekend to turn themselves in at a rural jail, where they posted $25,000... More>>

Josh Hamilton joins cast of 'The Real Thing'

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Josh Hamilton will play Maggie Gyllenhaal's (JIHL'-ihn-hahlz) unhappy husband in the upcoming Broadway revival of "The Real Thing." More>>

Viola Davis savors 'messy' humanity in new role

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Bless this mess, Viola Davis says. More>>

Halle Berry's 'Extant' leads in TV ratings

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Halle Berry made her small screen debut at a spot befitting an Academy Award winner - first place in the television ratings - but it's too early to call her summer drama "Extant" a hit. More>>

Pistorius gets into nightclub argument

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Oscar Pistorius was in an altercation at an upmarket nightclub over the weekend, his family said Tuesday. More>>

Nick and Vanessa Lachey see pink with baby No. 2

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Nick and Vanessa Lachey are expecting their second baby, their publicists confirm. More>>

Steven Weber welcomes new 'Chasing Life' role

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Steven Weber was ready for something different when his role on ABC Family's "Chasing Life" came along. More>>

Marvel Comics makes Thor a thunder goddess

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Thor is now a Goddess of Thunder. More>>

Museum to be built where slaves set foot in US

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Organizers say a $75 million International African American Museum will be built beside the Charleston harbor where tens of thousands of slaves first set foot in the United States. More>>

Joely Richardson to play poet Emily Dickinson

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Joely Richardson is coming back to a New York stage in something she never thought she'd do - a one-woman show. More>>

Lincoln Center to stream Seeger memorial concert

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Lincoln Center in New York says it will offer a live stream from a weekend memorial concert for Pete Seeger and his wife Toshi (TOH'-shee). More>>

Archie's death latest comic book to inject reality

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For most of Archie Andrews' life, the red-headed comic book icon's biggest quandary was whether he liked Veronica or Betty. More>>

Mayor apologizes for profanity at July 4th concert

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The mayor of Philadelphia is apologizing for the profanity used by rapper Nicki Minaj and comedian Marlon Wayans during a family-friendly July Fourth concert. More>>

Akron plans party for LeBron's homecoming

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LeBron James' hometown is planning a big party for his homecoming. More>>

At Elvis Fest, impersonations are reverent tribute

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The white-suited, chest hair-baring, blue contact-wearing men posing with fans outside the showroom of the former Las Vegas Hilton don't want to be called Elvis impersonators. More>>

Tupac Shakur musical to close Sunday on Broadway

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Tupac Shakur fans, keep ya head up: The Broadway musical "Holler If Ya Hear Me" that uses songs from one of hip-hop's greatest artists is closing after less than two months. More>>

For Archie fans, character's death makes an impact

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For the fans of Archie Andrews, his impending death marks a fitting end for the famous comic book do-gooder. More>>

New film 'Book of Life' animates Day of the Dead

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Guillermo del Toro is helping to open the "Book of Life." More>>

New bride Edelstein takes on 'Guide to Divorce'

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Lisa Edelstein, the star of Bravo's new "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce," is in a far happier place in her personal life. More>>

Golden Globe producers, organizers settle lawsuit

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The organization that puts on the Golden Globe Awards and the company that produces the telecast have resolved their long-standing court battle over rights to the show. More>>

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