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Netflix loves to pick hits for each subscriber _ but how?

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Much of the attention showered on Netflix focuses on its insatiable appetite for original content. More>>

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Movie prop money being passed as real in Pennsylvania town

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Movie prop money is being passed as though it's real in one western Pennsylvania city. More>>

British science fiction writer Brian Aldiss dies at 92

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Brian Aldiss, one of the most prolific and influential science fiction writers of the 20th century, has died aged 92. More>>

Joss Whedon's ex-wife alleges infidelity in scathing essay

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The ex-wife of director Joss Whedon writes in a scathing essay that the filmmaker known for holding up feminist ideals "is not who he pretends to be.". More>>

Mnuchin's wife touts fashion labels, slams critic

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Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, blasted as "adorably out of touch" a person who criticized her Instagram post in which Linton depicted her designer-label outfit. More>>

Russian theater director detained in embezzlement case

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Russia's top investigative body says it has detained one of Russia's most prominent theater directors and is pressing charges against him. More>>

Cosby's retrial delayed as new legal team joins case

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Bill Cosby's retrial on sexual assault charges will be delayed as his new legal team gets up to speed on the case. More>>

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

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The victims of vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort came from around the world and across generations. More>>

A reptilian tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans

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Taylor Swift, Round 2: She returns to social media with video of a snake's tail. More>>

Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis knew how to laugh and cry

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If jokes are the children of pain, then Jerry Lewis was a natural father. More>>

Jerry Lewis, Hollywood survivor, showman, dies at 91

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Jerry Lewis epitomized what it meant to be a survivor in Hollywood. More>>

Dudamel tour of US cancelled amid feud with Venezuela govt

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A four-city U.S. tour by classical music maestro Gustavo Dudamel is being cancelled after President Nicolas Maduro lashed out at the Venezuela-born conductor for his criticism of the government's crackdown on protests. More>>

Coroner: Jerry Lewis death was from end-stage heart disease

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Authorities in Las Vegas say Jerry Lewis died of heart disease, but the wording of his death certificate is different from what was reported earlier. More>>

Cosby hires Michael Jackson's lawyer for sex assault retrial

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Bill Cosby has hired Michael Jackson's former lawyer to represent him at his November retrial on sexual assault charges. More>>

Box Office Top 20: 'The Hitman's Bodyguard' hits No. 1

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"The Hitman's Bodyguard" stole the weekend from the heist pic "Logan Lucky.". More>>

The Latest: White House praises Lewis for comedy, charity

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France's culture minister is paying homage to the "laughter genius" Jerry Lewis, who enjoyed unusual success with French audiences. More>>

Poet Jorie Graham wins $100,000 Wallace Stevens Award

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One of the country's most honored poets, Jorie Graham, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award from the Academy of American Poets. More>>

Rockabilly pioneer Sonny Burgess dies in Arkansas at 88

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Arkansas native Albert "Sonny" Burgess, who was an early pioneer of what became known as rockabilly music, has died at age 88. Burgess was among the singers in the 1950s who mixed rhythm and blues with country and western music. More>>

Norman Rockwell baseball painting sells for $1.6M at auction

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A rendering by Norman Rockwell of one of his best known baseball-themed paintings has sold at auction for $1.6 million. More>>

HBO regains control of hacked social media accounts

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HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company. More>>

'The Hitman's Bodyguard' outdoes 'Logan Lucky' at box office

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The Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds action comedy "The Hitman's Bodyguard" has taken the top spot at the box office this weekend with an estimated $21.6 million in grosses from 3,337 theaters according to studio estimates Sunday. More>>

A list of Jerry Lewis' films

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A list of Jerry Lewis' Films. More>>

French designer in costly dispute over Pitt-Jolie chateau

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A French lighting designer has won a $600,000 court ruling in a dispute with Brad Pitt over a grandiose re-design of his and Angelina Jolie's chateau in Provence. More>>

Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host, dies at 91

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Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. More>>

Penn Jillette apologizes to Newfoundland for insult comedy

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Penn Jillette is apologizing profusely for his wisecracks insulting Newfoundland. More>>

Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91

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Jerry Lewis, multitalented entertainer and filmmaker, dies at 91 in Las Vegas. More>>

Germany welcomes release of writer sought by Turkey

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German news agency dpa reports that a German writer detained in Spain on a Turkish warrant has been released from jail. More>>

Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program

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The White House has announced that President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center arts awards. More>>

American Girl's first Native Hawaiian doll set to go on sale

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American Girl has made its first Native Hawaiian doll. More>>

Fox's James Murdoch slams Trump's Charlottesville response

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The CEO of 21st Century Fox has denounced racism and terrorists and expressed concern over President Donald Trump's reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. More>>

Lampaert leads Vuelta as riders face winds, passing train

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Yves Lampaert took the overall lead of the Spanish Vuelta on Sunday after winning the second stage which saw strong winds, crashes and even a brief wait for a passing train. More>>

Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

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Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health has died. More>>

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest 'abusive' treatment

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Major League Baseball umpires are wearing white wristbands during games to protest what their union says is "abusive player behavior" after Detroit's Ian Kinsler was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez. More>>

Venezuelan president blasts maestro Dudamel for speaking out

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is blasting his one-time supporter and classical music maestro Gustavo Dudamel. More>>

Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social media

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Taylor Swift's social media streams went dark Friday and fans went nuts speculating about a possible sixth album. More>>

NASA, PBS marking 40 years since Voyager spacecraft launches

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NASA and PBS are marking 40 years since the back-to-back launches of the Voyager spacecraft. More>>

The Latest: Kennedy Center awards to go on without Trump

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The Kennedy Center arts awards program will go on after Trump's decision to cancel traditional White House reception. More>>

Judge refuses to end Roman Polanski sex assault case

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A Los Angeles judge has denied the impassioned plea of Roman Polanski's victim to end the criminal case against the fugitive director. More>>

Citing Trump remarks, entire president's arts council quits

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Actor Kal Penn, artist Chuck Close and virtually the entire membership of the President's Committee On the Arts and Humanities have announced their resignation. More>>

Police: Rapper Meek Mill arrested for reckless dirt biking

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Police say the rapper Meek Mill has been arrested on a charge of reckless endangerment for riding an illegal dirt bike through New York City streets. More>>

Dortmund impresses without Dembele in Bundesliga-opener

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Borussia Dortmund showed signs it can thrive this season without suspended forward Ousmane Dembele by opening its Bundesliga campaign with a 3-0 rout at Wolfsburg on Saturday. More>>

Hot stock tip: Chicken Soup for the Soul

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Chicken Soup for the Soul, the provider of positive vibes, is becoming a publicly traded company. More>>

Prize-winning Polish-US playwright Janusz Glowacki dies

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The wife of renowned Polish-U.S. playwright and screenwriter Janusz Glowacki says he has died at 78. More>>

Details of 'Deadpool 2' stuntwoman's death released

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British Columbia's workplace safety agency has released the first official account of a "Deadpool 2" stuntwoman's death. More>>

'Predator' actor Sonny Landham dead at 76

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Sonny Landham, the muscular action-movie actor who co-starred in "Predator" and "48 Hrs," has died at 76. More>>

Trey Songz reaches plea deal in Detroit assault case

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R&B singer Trey Songz reaches a deal with prosecutors to reduce a felony assault charge stemming from Detroit concert. More>>

Robin Thicke, model expecting baby on Alan Thicke's birthday

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Robin Thicke's girlfriend has announced she's expecting a baby with the singer and her due date is the same as the birthday of Thicke's late father, actor Alan Thicke. More>>

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

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This week's top selling songs and albums on Apple iTunes. More>>

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week. More>>

Mazara homers, drives in 5 as Rangers top White Sox 9-8

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Nomar Mazara drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Texas Rangers held on for a 9-8 victory over the Chicago White Sox. More>>

Tina Fey returns to 'Weekend Update' to talk Charlottesville

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Tiny Fey has returned to "Weekend Update" on "Saturday Night Live" to discuss the violence surrounding a white nationalist rally near her alma mater's campus in Charlottesville. More>>

Bruce Forsyth, veteran British TV host and entertainer, dies

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Bruce Forsyth, a legendary entertainer, host and quizmaster on English television, has died. More>>

Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith faces assault charge

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Los Angeles prosecutors say Oakland Raiders player Sean Smith has been charged with beating his sister's boyfriend last month. More>>

Katy Perry changes tour dates due to 'production delays'

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Katy Perry says she's pushing back the start of her new tour because of "unavoidable production delays.". More>>

Cafe no longer being probed in death of Chris Berman's wife

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Connecticut officials have closed an investigation of a restaurant after finding no violations in connection with a car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman. More>>

Silent song finds iTunes popularity due to special role

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An unusual tune has found its way onto the top 50 on the iTunes charts, alongside Ed Sheeran and Keith Urban hits _ the song is completely silent. More>>

Bonnie Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse' hit during eclipse

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Some cruise passengers will have the ultimate soundtrack for Monday's solar eclipse when Bonnie Tyler sings her hit "Total Eclipse of the Heart" on board. More>>

Aretha Franklin set to move back to Detroit for retirement

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Aretha Franklin is set to retire in her hometown of Detroit and plans to open a nightclub in the city. More>>

Raw feelings close to the surface at Fox over Trump remarks

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Fox News Channel anchor Kat Timpf says she's taken aback and threatened by the angry response to her comments criticizing President Donald Trump's reaction to the Charlottesville protest. More>>

Cash family: Keep Johnny's name away from 'hateful ideology'

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The children of Johnny Cash are asking white supremacists and other hate groups not to wear or use the name or image of the country singer. More>>

Arkansas has new supply of lethal drug; execution to be set

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Arkansas has a new supply of a controversial lethal drug, and the state's attorney general has asked the governor to set an execution date for a death row inmate condemned for a 1991 killing. More>>

SeaWorld veterinarians euthanize orca that had lung disease

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SeaWorld veterinarians euthanize orca suffering from lung disease at San Diego park. More>>

Acclaimed modernist architect Gunnar Birkerts dies at 92

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Gunnar Birkerts, an internationally acclaimed modernist architect who designed buildings including the Federal Reserve Bank in Minneapolis, the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, New York, and the University of Michigan Law Library, has died. More>>

ICC orders Mali extremist to pay $3.2 million in reparations

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The International Criminal court says a Muslim radical found guilty of destroying World Heritage-listed cultural sites in the Malian city of Timbuktu must pay 2.7 million euros ($3.2 million) in reparations. More>>

Brother of Pole implicated kidnap plot to fight extradition

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The brother of a Polish man suspected of kidnaping a British model will fight extradition to Italy. More>>

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

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Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar. More>>

Daniel Craig, back as Bond, keeps 007 fans on edge

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British actor Daniel Craig announced he will play James Bond again. More>>

Grammy-winning singer arrested for bringing drugs into Guam

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Grammy Award-winning singer Yvonne Elliman-Alexander and her husband were arrested in Guam for being in possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. More>>

Nobel winner shot for promoting education to study at Oxford

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Education activist Malala Yousafzai has gained a place at the University of Oxford. More>>

Cruise ankle break halts 'Mission: Impossible 6' production

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Production has shut down on "Mission: Impossible 6" due to star Tom Cruise's broken ankle. More>>

Colorful portraits show faces of New Hampshire drug crisis

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What started as one mother's private outlet for grief has grown into a larger effort to both comfort others and reduce the stigma of addiction in New Hampshire. More>>

Hawkins, star at Notre Dame, worked for Dodgers, dies at 80

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Tommy Hawkins, the first black athlete to earn All-America honors in basketball at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, has died. More>>

Tribeca Film Festival to launch separate TV event this fall

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The parent company of the Tribeca Film Festival is launching a stand-alone Tribeca TV Festival this fall. More>>

New UK aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives at port

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Britain's new flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has arrived at its home port in southern England to great fanfare. More>>

Dangerously cheesy? Cheetos pop-up restaurant opens in NYC Video included

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The company behind Fritos and Tostitos is celebrating its Cheetos brand with a three-day pop-up restaurant devoted to the cheesy puffed cornmeal snack that coats your hands with orange dust. More>>

Queen Latifah to be honored at Diddy's REVOLT conference

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Queen Latifah will be honored at Diddy's fourth annual REVOLT music conference in October, where performers include Lauryn Hill and 2 Chainz. More>>

The Iowa State Fair is opening. Time to visit the Butter Cow

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More than 1 million people typically visit the Iowa State Fair annually, and sometimes it seems like all of them are clustered around the Butter Cow. More>>

Calvin Harris to perform at Rihanna's Diamond Ball charity

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Calvin Harris, the writer and producer of Rihanna's hit "We Found Love," is set to perform at her charity event in New York next month. More>>

Union appeals Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott's 6-game suspension

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The NFL Players Association has appealed Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension over the league's conclusion that its 2016 rushing leader injured his former girlfriend in three separate incidents last summer. More>>

French first lady says husband's only fault is being younger

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France's first lady says President Emmanuel Macron's only fault is "being younger than me". More>>

DJ says taking Taylor Swift to court was only option

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The former radio host who lost a groping lawsuit to Taylor Swift in federal court this week says he realizes the case was in the pop star's favor, but he had no interest in backing down. More>>

Indian company regrets leak of 'Game of Thrones' episode

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An India-based media technology company says it regrets the recent leak of an episode of the popular HBO series "Game of Thrones" by four of its current and former employees. More>>

'Alice Isn't Dead' podcast being adapted for print and TV

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'Alice Isn't Dead' is taking on new lives: Harper Perennial and Universal Cable Productions told The Associated Press on Wednesday that a novel and television program are planned for the popular podcast about a truck driver searching for her missing wife. More>>

Game of Thrones episode shown in Spain, Nordics by error

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HBO in Spain has aired, apparently by mistake, the sixth episode of Games of Thrones' seventh season a week ahead of schedule. More>>

Coroner: 'Home Alone' actor Heard died of cardiac arrest

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Officials say actor John Heard, whose body was found last month in a Northern California hotel, died of cardiac arrest. More>>

Afghan migrant 'Little Picasso' offered Serbian citizenship

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A 10-year-old migrant from Afghanistan, who has been nicknamed "Little Picasso" because of his talent for painting, and his family offered Serbian citizenship. More>>

Michael Moore leads audience of Broadway play to Trump Tower

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Michael Moore has led the audience of his Broadway play to Trump Tower to protest President Donald Trump's comments about last weekend's deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. More>>

Netflix wins 'Scandal' creator Rhimes in blow to Disney, ABC

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Shonda Rhimes, the creator of the popular television series "Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy," has signed a deal to make new series for Netflix. More>>

Rainie Yang stars in Taiwanese horror sequel 'Tag Along 2'

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Taiwanese singer and actress Rainie Yang stars in "The Tag Along 2," a sequel to the 2015 hit that's loosely based on a ghostly urban legend in Taiwan. More>>

Tyson's solar eclipse tip: Don't video it, experience it

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Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphones and take in the phenomenon yourself. More>>

Report: Woods had marijuana, painkillers in system at arrest

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A toxicology report shows that Tiger Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested for driving while intoxicated. More>>

Fox removes video with cars plowing through demonstrators

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Fox removes video from its web site depicting cars plowing through demonstrators, saying it was 'inappropriate.'. More>>

Manchester Arena to reopen next month with memorial concert

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Noel Gallagher will headline a concert in honor of victims of the Manchester Arena bombing, as the venue reopens next month for the first time since the deadly attack. More>>

Louis CK to debut black-and-white movie at Toronto festival

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Louis C.K. has quietly shot a black-and-white 35mm film that he will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. More>>

Daniel Craig announces return as James Bond

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Daniel Craig will return for a fifth go-around as James Bond. More>>

$28.75 charge to visit Elvis' grave during vigil upsets fans

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$28.75 charge to visit Presley's grave during candlelight vigil upsets fans. More>>

Kim Kardashian West sorry for defending makeup artist

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Kim Kardashian West is apologizing after feeling the ire of the Internet for defending a makeup artist who used racial slurs several times on camera. More>>

Owner: Cafe probed in death of broadcaster's wife was closed

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The owner of Connecticut restaurant being investigated by alcohol regulators in connection with the car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman says the business was closed the day she died. More>>

DJ in Taylor Swift case wasn't interested in backing down

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Soon after a jury determined that Taylor Swift had been groped by a radio station host before a concert in Denver, the singer-songwriter vowed to become a voice for other victims of sexual assault. More>>

The Latest: Mueller not surprised about groping verdict

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In an interview with the Associated Press on Tuesday, David Mueller said, "I was not pleased with the verdict, but I wasn't surprised.". More>>

Robert Yancy, only child of singer Natalie Cole, dies at 39

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Natalie Cole's only child, Robert Yancy, has died in Los Angeles at the age of 39. More>>

2nd defense attorney wants off Bill Cosby's sex assault case

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A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the case before a retrial that's scheduled to begin in November. More>>

'Weekend Update,' Diana special modest winners for networks

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During a midsummer week dominated by prime-time competition series, NBC's summer run of 'Weekend Update' and ABC's two-part special on Princess Diana did well for their networks. More>>

Nielsen's top programs for Aug. 7-13

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A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for Aug. 7-13. More>>

Cafe under investigation in death of ESPN broadcaster's wife

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Connecticut officials are investigating a restaurant where authorities say the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman had lunch before she died in a car crash. More>>

Pink to get Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs

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Pink will be honored with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 27. The awards will be presented at the Forum in Inglewood, California. More>>

HBO producer gets year in prison after dermatologist's death

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An HBO producer who helped drag an unconscious dermatologist down to the lobby of a New York City apartment building after she overdosed has been sentenced to a year in prison. More>>

Susan Sarandon to receive upstate NY film festival award

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Susan Sarandon will receive the Maverick Award at an annual film festival in New York's Hudson Valley. More>>

Mindy Kaling announces pregnancy, talks parenting

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Mindy Kaling has confirmed pregnancy rumors and says she's excited to be a mom. More>>

Teamsters acquitted of threats, extortion of 'Top Chef' crew

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Four Teamsters have been acquitted of threatening the cast and nonunion crew of the TV reality show "Top Chef.". More>>

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

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The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com. More>>

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

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This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store. More>>

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

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The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US. More>>

The Latest: Prosecutors blast acquittals in 'Top Chef' case

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Federal prosecutors say they still believe that four Teamsters acquitted of attempting to extort jobs from a company filming the "Top Chef" TV show "crossed the line" and broke the law. More>>

Jordin Sparks, Thomas Rhett to serve as Miss America judges

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The Miss America pageant has announced former "American Idol" Jordin Sparks and country music star Thomas Rhett will be among this year's celebrity judges. More>>

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

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The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store. More>>

No 'Game of Thrones' in latest HBO hacker leak

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Hackers continue to pester HBO, leaking 3 episodes from the upcoming season of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' airing this fall, Sunday night's episode of 'Insecure' and episodes of several lower-profile HBO shows. More>>

Crosby: Talent, not politics, behind Nugent's Rock Hall snub

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David Crosby says fellow rocker Ted Nugent has been kept out of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame because he's not good enough, not because of his politics. More>>

Not Sorry: Oprah lets go of 'emotional burden' of weight

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At 63, Oprah Winfrey isn't apologizing for anything, especially her weight. More>>

Scaramucci: If it were up to me, Bannon would be gone

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Short-lived White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci says if it were up to him, top adviser Steve Bannon would be gone from President Donald Trump's administration. More>>

Stunt driver dies while filming 'Deadpool 2' in Vancouver

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Safety inspectors are investigating the death of a motorcycle stunt driver on the set of "Deadpool 2" in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. More>>

Pantone creates 'Purple Rain' hue to honor Prince

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Pantone creates royal shade of purple named for the Love Symbol used by Prince. More>>

Box office top 20: 'Annabelle' scores in a slow August

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The box-office downturn is getting scary, but that didn't stop the horror sequel "Annabelle: Creation" from debuting with XXX in North America over the weekend, according to final figures Monday. More>>

Van Gogh 'Sunflowers' reunited online

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Five masterpieces by Vincent van Gogh are being reunited for the first time -- through Facebook live. More>>

Santa Fe Indian Market fuses tradition with contemporary art

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For nearly a century, American Indian jewelers, potters and other artists have been gathering in the heart of northern New Mexico to show off their creations as part of one of the nation's most prestigious art markets. More>>

Stunt driver dies while filming 'Deadpool 2' in Vancouver

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A female stunt driver for the movie "Deadpool 2" has died in a crash during filming. More>>

Swift justice: Jury takes Taylor's side in groping lawsuit Video included

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Jurors are due back in court to consider if a former radio host groped Taylor Swift backstage before a concert in Denver in 2013, and to decide if the singer's mother and her radio liaison set out to destroy his career after the allegations. More>>

The Latest: DJ in Taylor Swift case: Court was only option

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Taylor Swift, her mother Andrea Swift, and former radio DJ David Mueller are in Denver federal court as the judge and attorneys for both parties review proposed jury instructions in the groping case. More>>

The TV-streaming paradox: Why you may miss the cable bundle

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The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming packages that wind up costing pretty close to a $100 cable bundle but are more difficult to use. More>>

WWE: Pro wrestler Ric Flair out of surgery and resting

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A representative for Ric Flair says the pro wrestling legend has been hospitalized and is dealing with some 'tough medical issues'. More>>

Jury in 'Top Chef' case says 1 member is assuming guilt

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The jury in the trial of four Teamsters accused of threatening and harassing the cast and nonunion crew of the TV reality show "Top Chef" has told the judge there is one juror who is "assuming guilt over innocence.". More>>

Paul Ryan holding CNN town hall in Wisconsin district

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House Speaker Paul Ryan is planning to hold a town hall meeting Aug. 21, his first open to the general public in nearly two years. More>>

Edinburgh Fringe festival takes on Donald Trump Video included

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Performers at this year's Edinburgh Fringe festival are roasting the U.S. president in several shows including "Trumpageddon," "Trumpus Interruptus: The Impeachment of Donald J Trump," "Locker Room Talk" and "Trump'd.". More>>

Eagles announce tour dates with son of the late Glenn Frey

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The Eagles are heading out on tour with a son of founding member Glenn Frey stepping in for his late father. More>>

Willie Nelson cuts show short, cites Utah's high altitude

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Willie Nelson is blaming Utah's high altitude for forcing him to cut a performance near Salt Lake City short. More>>

Pratt drops in at Teen Choice Awards but Cyrus a no-show

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Miley Cyrus and Bruno Mars will be among the honorees at Sunday's Teen Choice 2017 awards. More>>

40 years after Elvis' death, impersonators talk about legacy

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Four decades since his death, Elvis Presley reigns as The King _ for impersonators. More>>

Daily Mail branches into TV with syndicated US show

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The Daily Mail is branching into television, hiring ESPN football analyst Jesse Palmer to host a daily syndicated show starting next month. More>>

'My Favorite Year' actor Joe Bologna dies at 82

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Oscar-nominated writer Joe Bologna has died. More>>

The Latest: Teen Choice Awards winners touch on politics

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The Teen Choice Awards, always a bubble of teenage celebration, took time out during Sunday night's ceremony to consider the world its young audience will inherit. More>>

No longer king of the jungle: New fund to aid Africa's lions

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No longer king of the jungle: Fund launches to save Africa's lions as poaching remains threat. More>>

'Annabelle' scares up $35M, jolting sleepy box office

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The 'Conjuring' spinoff 'Annabelle: Creation' scares up $35 million, jolting a sleepy August box office. More>>

Video captures Tom Cruise limping after 'MI6' stunt

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A video taken on the set of "Mission: Impossible 6" shows Tom Cruise limping after performing a stunt where he jumps between buildings. More>>

Bruno Mars donates $1M from concert to Flint water crisis

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Bruno Mars is donating $1 million from his Michigan concert to aid those affected by the Flint water crisis. More>>

Taylor Swift groping trial draws attention to hidden outrage Video included

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Taylor Swift's allegation that a former morning radio host reached under her skirt and grabbed her backside during a photo session is bringing attention to a common but largely hidden outrage for many women. More>>

Val Kilmer visits Tombstone for Old West-themed event

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Val Kilmer is coming to Tombstone on Saturday for an event to celebrate the life of Doc Holliday. More>>

Kidnapped model recounts ordeal, says she was 'terrified'

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A British model who was allegedly abducted in Italy says she understands why people may doubt her story, but insists she was certain she would die during the terrifying ordeal. More>>

Stan Lee to make appearance at Boston Comic Con

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Comic creator Stan Lee will be making the rounds at this weekend's Boston Comic Con. More>>

Presley's friends feel love, pain, 40 years after his death

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Presley's friends feel love, pain, 40 years after his death. More>>

Lawsuit tossed in Taylor Swift trial, but ordeal isn't over Video included

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Taylor Swift teared up after a judge said a former radio host didn't prove she set out to have him fired for allegedly groping her before a concert, but the singer's ordeal isn't over quite yet. More>>

After 30 years, museum gets stolen piece by modern master

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Officials say a valuable painting from the University of Arizona Museum of Art has been recovered from New Mexico more than three decades after thieves first made off with the stolen piece. More>>

Channing Tatum dances with cashier at gas station

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Channing Tatum has hosted an impromptu dance party in a convenience store at a North Carolina gas station. More>>

Leaked email shows HBO negotiating with hackers

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An email sent by HBO to a group of hackers shows the entertainment company expressed willingness to pay $250,000 to the hackers as they threatened to release electronic data swiped from HBO's servers. More>>

Chance the Rapper acts as grand marshal of Chicago parade

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Grammy Award-winning artist Chance the Rapper rode through the streets of his Chicago hometown as grand marshal of the city's back-to-school parade. More>>

Dallas RB Ezekiel Elliott suspended 6 games in domestic case

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Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has been suspended for six games after an NFL investigation of his domestic violence case out of Ohio. More>>

TV confidential: Signs of season to come at critics' meeting

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After the stardust had settled, the just-ended Television Critics Association's annual summer meeting revealed a lot, if not everything, about the 2017-18 TV season. More>>

Rapper DMX ordered confined to home on tax fraud charges

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Rapper DMX has been ordered confined to his suburban New York City home by a judge who said he violated bail conditions on tax fraud charges. More>>

Facebook envisions Watch feature as TV for social media

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Facebook is launching a new section dedicated to live and recorded video. More>>

After 30 years, museum gets stolen piece by modern master

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Officials say a valuable painting from the University of Arizona Museum of Art has been recovered from New Mexico more than three decades after thieves first made off with the stolen piece. More>>

The Latest: Taylor Swift court case not totally done Video included

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Testimony has resumed in a civil trial over whether Taylor Swift was groped by a former radio DJ. More>>

James Cameron says 'Terminator 2' as 'timely as it ever was' Video included

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Director and writer James Cameron returns to 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' 26 years after it came out and finds it 'timely as it ever was'. More>>

Son of Sam killer says he 'surrendered to dark forces'

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The "Son of Sam" killer who terrorized New York 40 years ago says he thought he was doing something "to appease the devil.". More>>

Man arrested after dancing on Britney Spears concert stage

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Las Vegas police say the man who jumped onto the stage at a Britney Spears concert will face a trespassing charge. More>>

Judge tosses DJ's suit against Taylor Swift in groping trial Video included

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Four years after Taylor Swift accused a DJ of groping her before a concert in Denver, the pop superstar told her story in sometimes unflinching language and called the encounter despicable, horrifying and shocking. More>>

Art exhibit expressly for canine critics debuts in NYC

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The dog days of summer have arrived in New York City. More>>

Warriors star Kevin Durant apologizes for India comments

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Basketball star Kevin Durant has issued a half-hearted apology for calling India "20 years behind" and a variety of other comments that were criticized as disparaging to the Asian country. More>>

'We're all in the same boat' _ Michael Moore preaches unity Video included

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Michael Moore showed his patriotism by marching down the Avenue of the Americas with a drum and fife corps after making his Broadway debut. More>>

State-run KUNA: Kuwaiti actor Abdulredha dies at age 78

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State-run media reports Abdulhussain Abdulredha, Kuwait's most prominent actor and comedian, has died at age 78. More>>

'Jersey Shore' gang reuniting for an E! special Aug. 20

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The cast of "Jersey Shore" is doing it all again for a special on the E! Network. More>>

Hong Kong activist says Chinese tortured him for Messi photo

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Hong Kong democracy activist says mainland Chinese agents abducted and tortured him for plan to send photo signed by soccer star Messi to dissident's widow. More>>

NBC moves 130 Premier League games to streaming service

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NBC experiments by moving 130 Premier League games from cable to streaming service. More>>

Iran opposition leader's daughter holds painting exhibition

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Daughter of Iran opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi, under house arrest since 2011, holds painting exhibition. More>>

Kings' Randolph arrested on pot charge at LA housing project

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Police say veteran NBA star forward Zach Randolph was arrested on a marijuana charge after several police cars were vandalized when a large gathering became unruly at a Los Angeles housing project. More>>

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

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This week's top selling songs and albums on Apple iTunes. More>>

Scientists name prehistoric croc after Lemmy from Motorhead

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Scientists have named a prehistoric crocodile described as "one of the nastiest sea creatures to have ever inhabited the earth" after Motorhead frontman and heavy metal icon Lemmy Kilmister. More>>

2 Chainz takes stage in pink wheelchair after breaking leg

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2 Chainz isn't letting a broken leg interrupt his tour plans. More>>

OutKast's Big Boi gives puppy to girl paralyzed in shooting

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Atlanta rapper Big Boi has gifted a puppy to a little girl who was paralyzed from the waist down after being shot while playing in a bounce house near the city earlier this year. More>>

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