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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>>

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>>

Tommy Hawkins, 1st black basketball star at Notre Dame, dies

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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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

'Weekend Update' pokes Trump, Scaramucci on 'SNL' return

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Summer vacation is over for "Saturday Night Live" and that means "Weekend Update" gets to weigh in on the latest White House commotion. 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>>

Dionne Warwick to be honored with Marian Anderson Award

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Dionne Warwick will be honored with the Marian Anderson Award at Nov. 14 ceremony in Philadelphia. More>>

Metallica guitarist's monster movie posters go on display

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A new exhibit showcases sci-fi and horror film posters dating back to the 1930s from the collection of Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett. 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>>

NYC armory has a different weapon in its arsenal now: music

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A Park Avenue armory has a different kind of weapon in its arsenal these days: music. More>>

Judge orders writer of NY Times' Palin editorial to testify

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A federal judge has ordered the writer of a New York Times editorial about Sarah Palin to testify at a hearing concerning her defamation lawsuit. More>>

CNN fires commentator Jeffrey Lord over Nazi salute tweet

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CNN says it has cut ties with a conservative commentator Jeffrey Lord after he tweeted a Nazi salute at a critic. More>>

Prosecutors: 'Suge' Knight, lawyer discussed witness bribery

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Prosecutors say former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and his lawyer discussed bribing witnesses in his upcoming murder case. More>>

10 Things to Know for Today

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Among 10 Things to Know: Poll shows most favor fixing, not scrapping, 'Obamacare'; Taylor Swift takes stand at sex assault trial; Jordan Spieth rebounds after shaky start at PGA Championship. More>>

Paisley hopes to land punchlines with first comedy special

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Brad Paisley credits his hosting duties with Carrie Underwood on the Country Music Awards as the gateway to his first comedy special. The "Brad Paisley Comedy Rodeo" premieres Tuesday on Netflix. More>>

Ex-Fox News star Bill O'Reilly launches daily online show

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Ousted Fox News Channel star Bill O'Reilly has launched an experimental video comeback with a daily online show. More>>

Mexican singer: I knew suspect, but not as drug trafficker

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Mexican singer Julion Alvarez: I knew suspect, but not as drug trafficker. More>>

Scaramucci, magazine at odds over his profanity-laced call

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Anthony Scaramucci complains that his profanity-laced phone call that preceded his ouster as White House communications director was recorded without his permission but magazine says the law didn't require his consent. More>>

Taylor Swift doesn't sugar-coat testimony in groping case Video included

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Taylor Swift's mother said she didn't call police to report allegations that a DJ groped her daughter before a concert because she didn't want the moment to define the pop star's life. More>>

The Latest: Testimony ends for day in Swift groping case Video included

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Taylor Swift has taken the witness stand in her lawsuit claiming she was groped by a radio host. More>>

Disney to launch streaming services for movies, live sports

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Disney is launching a new streaming service for its movies, and an ESPN service for some - but not all - sports. More>>

Kendrick Lamar to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

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Top nominee Kendrick Lamar is set to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards this month. More>>

Court upholds long sentence for subject of film 'Bernie'

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A Texas appeals court has upheld the 99-year prison sentence given to a mortician who was the subject of the 2011 film "Bernie". More>>

Atlas hopes Marquez can 'rejoin team' after US allegations

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Mexico's national soccer team and club Atlas have issued cautious statements backing embattled star Rafael Marquez but also apparently distancing themselves somewhat after he was sanctioned by the U.S. government for alleged drug trafficking ties. More>>

Correction: Mexico-Drug Trafficking story

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The U.S. Treasury Department says Mexican soccer icon Rafael Marquez Alvarez and well-known norteno band leader Julion Alvarez are among 22 people sanctioned for alleged ties to a drug trafficking organization. More>>

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

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Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar. More>>

Spieth leans on Olympian Phelps to help with mental approach

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Jordan Spieth says 23-time gold medalist Michael Phelps is helping him with his mental approach to the game. More>>

Statue of Chris Cornell planned for his hometown of Seattle

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Chris Cornell's widow says she has commissioned a statue of the late Soundgarden frontman to be placed in his home town of Seattle. More>>

Feds: Ex-QVC exec stole over $1M to fund lavish lifestyle

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Authorities say a former director of the home shopping network QVC has been charged with defrauding the company out of more than $1 million that he used to buy lavish gifts for himself and friends. More>>

Controversial film about Russian czar cleared for release

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Russia's Culture Ministry says that a controversial historical drama about the last Russian czar's affair with a ballerina has been cleared for release. More>>

Bosnia marks 20 years since Princess Diana's visit

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Bosnia is marking the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's visit, her last overseas tour only weeks before she died in a car crash in Paris. More>>

Jennifer Lawrence opens up about boyfriend Darren Aronofsky

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Jennifer Lawrence has opened up about her relationship with director Darren Aronofsky. More>>

Suspended Fox host suing reporter over alleged lewd texts

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Suspended Fox News host Eric Bolling has sued the reporter who broke the story that he allegedly sent lewd text messages to colleagues. More>>

Ricky Martin defends Versace murder drama as respectful

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Ricky Martin says he reassured Gianni Versace's longtime partner that their relationship is treated respectfully in a TV drama about Versace's 1997 murder. More>>

The Latest: Taylor Swift cordial, testy during testimony Video included

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Taylor Swift has wrapped up her testimony in a civil trial over whether a former radio DJ groped her before a 2013 concert. More>>

Dodgers win 80th game of season, rallying over Diamondbacks

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Cody Bellinger homered and two relievers held the Arizona Diamondbacks scoreless for three innings in the Dodgers' 3-2 win over Arizona. More>>

'American Horror Story: Cult' stars can't say much about it

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The women of "American Horror Story: Cult" came to promote the new season for an audience of television critics Wednesday, but they couldn't actually say anything about the show. More>>

Mom says she didn't want incident to define Swift's life Video included

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Taylor Swift's attorneys say they aren't trying to bankrupt a former Colorado DJ accused of groping the popstar, but they do want others to know 'that you can always say no'. More>>

Ricky Martin defends Versace murder drama as respectful

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Ricky Martin says he reassured Gianni Versace's longtime partner that their relationship is treated respectfully in a TV drama about Versace's 1997 murder. More>>

FX Networks CEO: TV at risk of ominous state of monopoly

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The CEO of FX Networks says the peak TV era is at risk of moving toward an ominous state of monopoly. More>>

Hackers demand millions in ransom for stolen HBO data

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An individual using the name "Mr. Smith" posted a fresh cache of stolen HBO files, including some apparently related to the show "Game of Thrones," online Monday. More>>

Amber Heard announces breakup with Tesla mogul Elon Musk

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Amber Heard says she has broken up with SpaceX and Tesla mogul Elon Musk. More>>

Prosecutor: Tiger Woods to plead guilty to reckless driving Video included

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A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence and will enter a diversion program later this year. More>>

Scaramucci to guest on Colbert's 'Late Show' next week

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CBS says Anthony Scaramucci will be a guest on Stephen Colbert's late-night show next week. More>>

Trump hits McConnell for Senate crash of Obama health repeal

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A top White House aide and a Fox News host are criticizing Mitch McConnell for saying President Donald Trump has created "excessive expectations.". More>>

Bruce Springsteen plans a series of Broadway fall concerts

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Bruce Springsteen said Wednesday on his website that he plans to make his Broadway debut onstage this fall at the Walter Kerr Theatre in a solo show. More>>

Seattle targets pot event in legal weed state, then drops it

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Seattle targeted a nonprofit that runs an annual summer marijuana celebration for a $1,000 fine but later dropped the citation in the legal pot state. More>>

James Corden defers to Chester Bennington widow over segment

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The widow of Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has thanked James Corden for allowing the family to decide whether an episode of the Carpool Karaoke series featuring the singer should be aired. More>>

Wife of Clippers' Reed wants domestic battery charge dropped

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The wife of Los Angeles Clippers center Willie Reed says she does not wish to press charges against her husband in a domestic battery incident. More>>

Oprah-branded mashed potatoes, soups to hit supermarkets

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Oprah Winfrey is headed to the supermarket aisle with her own line of refrigerated soups and side dishes. More>>

Afghan boy known as 'Little Picasso' shows works in Serbia

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A 10-year-old migrant from Afghanistan, who has been nicknamed "Little Picasso," is using his first ever exhibition to help another boy in need. More>>

Testimony ends after emotional day in Swift groping case Video included

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Former disc jockey David Mueller has acknowledged that a photo of him with his hand behind the back of Taylor Swift is "weird and awkward.". More>>

Mexico soccer star Marquez among 22 sanctioned for drug ties

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U.S. Treasury says top Mexican soccer player and a band leader are among 22 people sanctioned for alleged drug ties. More>>

Wayne Haun, Lauren Daigle top Dove Awards nominations

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Producer-songwriter Wayne Haun, singer-songwriter Lauren Daigle and rock singer Zach Williams are the top nominees at the 2017 GMA Dove Awards, honoring gospel and Christian music. More>>

Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73

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David Maslanka, a composer who was renowned for his music written for wind ensembles, has died in his Montana home at age 73. More>>

John Mayer pays tribute to Glen Campbell on Nashville stage

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John Mayer paid tribute to Glen Campbell Tuesday night during a concert in Nashville, Tennessee, hours after the singer died in the city. More>>

Lawyer: No appearance at Florida DUI hearing for Tiger Woods Video included

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Tiger Woods' lawyer can enter a not guilty plea on the golfer's behalf at an arraignment on a driving under the influence charge. More>>

Veteran cinematographer elected film academy president

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Cinematographer John Bailey is the new president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. More>>

DJ in groping case says he may have touched Swift's ribs Video included

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A jury is expected to be seated soon in Taylor Swift's civil trial involving a groping allegation against a former DJ. More>>

Art created to start climate change talks sinks after storm

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A piece of art designed to generate conversation about climate change and rising sea levels has sunk in a Philadelphia river after heavy rains caused it to take on water. More>>

Fox to counter ABC's 'American Idol' with new contest

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Fox will counter its onetime powerhouse "American Idol" with a new singing contest. More>>

Anchor sets record for longest career as TV news broadcaster

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This just in: A New York television news anchor officially holds the world record for longest career as a TV news broadcaster. More>>

'Empire,' 'Star' worlds intersect on season openers

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Queen Latifah says she easily envisioned a "Star" crossover episode with "Empire" even if the executive producer for the shows didn't. Latifah said both dramas deal with the music industry and their characters share similarities. More>>

Seth MacFarlane favors sci-fi optimism in TV's 'The Orville'

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Seth MacFarlane is seeking escape from the current wave of dystopian science fiction, and his vehicle is "The Orville.". More>>

Patriotic 'Wolf Warrior 2' is China's biggest domestic film

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A patriotic film reportedly inspired by evacuations of Chinese civilians in Libya and Yemen has become China's biggest-ever grossing domestic movie. More>>

The Latest: Tiger Woods to enter diversion program Oct. 25 Video included

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A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence and will enter a diversion program later this year. More>>

New mugshot from prison shows a completely bald Phil Spector

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A mugshot newly taken of Phil Spector in prison shows the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer completely free of the huge hair that was so striking during his trial. More>>

Andy Samberg welcomes 1st child with wife Joanna Newsom

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'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' star Andy Samberg is now a dad; welcomes a baby girl to his family with wife, singer-songwriter Joanna Newsom. More>>

Glen Campbell said goodbye to his life, career through music

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Glen Campbell said goodbye to his life and career in every way he could before Alzheimer's claimed his mind. More>>

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