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Thompson wins LPGA finale, Jutanugarn wins Race to CME Globe

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Ariya Jutanugarn clinches Race to the CME Globe trophy and LPGA's season scoring title. More>>

African singer makes persecution of fellow albinos visible

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Singer and albino activist Salif Keita has dedicated a benefit concert to a 5-year-old albino girl who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in Mali in May. More>>

'Fantastic Beasts' flies to top of weekend box office

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"Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" worked its magic at the weekend box office and opened as the top film. More>>

Barack Obama surprise guest at Michelle Obama's book show

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Barack Obama surprise guest at Michelle Obama's book show. More>>

A few honorary Oscars firsts at this year's Governors Awards

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In the Governors Awards, a few honorary Oscars firsts. More>>

Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin confirm marriage on Instagram

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Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are confirming their long rumored marriage. More>>

Disney details new 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' attractions

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At 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' lands, fans will be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off with Kylo Ren in an epic battle, Disney announced on Saturday. More>>

'An Elephant Sitting Still' wins top prize at Golden Horse

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The Chinese-language version of the Oscars is being held Saturday night in Taiwan's capital, Taipei, with veteran director Zhang Yimou's monochrome historical epic "Shadow" a leading contender for best picture. More>>

Wildfire-charred movie ranch to be rebuilt over 2 years

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More residents are being allowed to return to homes they fled during the rapid spread of Southern California's huge wildfire. Authorities on Friday reopened more areas in Los Angeles and Ventura counties. More>>

Man apologies for shouting 'Heil Hitler' at Baltimore show

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A man who yelled "Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!" at a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" in Baltimore says he's sorry for the outburst. More>>

Diddy mourns for Kim Porter, says 'more than soul mates'

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Sean "Diddy" Combs is making his first public statements since the loss of longtime former girlfriend and mother of three of his children Kim Porter, saying they were "more than best friends," and "more than soul mates.". More>>

Justin Bieber, ex-neighbor settle long-running egging suit

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Justin Bieber and a former neighbor whose house he egged have agreed to settle a lawsuit that accused the pop singer of being a nightmare neighbor. More>>

Private funeral held for Stan Lee, more memorials in works

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A small, private funeral has been held to mourn Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee, and his company is making more plans to memorialize him. More>>

Spirit Awards heap noms on 'Eighth Grade,' 'First Reformed'

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The 34th Film Independent Spirt Awards have showered nominations on Bo Burnham's coming-of-age tale 'Eighth Grade,' Lynne Ramsay's thriller 'You Were Never Really Here' and Paul Schrader's religious drama 'First Reformed'. More>>

Painting found in Romania studied as possibly stolen Picasso

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Romanian prosecutors are investigating whether a painting by Pablo Picasso that was snatched from a museum in the Netherlands six years ago has turned up in Romania. More>>

First African-American top network executive exiting ABC

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Channing Dungey The first African-American executive to lead a broadcast network is stepping down. More>>

APNewsBreak: Obama's memoir sells more than 725,000 copies

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APNewsBreak: Michelle Obama's "Becoming" is already well on its way to selling a million copies after selling more than 725,000 copies on its first day. More>>

William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died

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Oscar-winning screenplay writer of "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" William Goldman has died at age 87. More>>

Pulitzer Board tells Junot Diaz he is 'welcome' to remain

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After an independent review, the Pulitzer Prize Board has decided not to remove fiction writer Junot Diaz over sexual harassment allegations. More>>

CNN's Acosta back at White House after judge's ruling

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A judge is expected to announce whether he will order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. More>>

Polish prosecutors want bail for released US cinematographer

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Prosecutors in Poland are seeking to have bail set for an Oscar-nominated American cinematographer after a court ordered his release from the jail where he was held for allegedly attacking paramedics. More>>

Criterion Collection to launch stand-alone streaming service

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FilmStruck may be no more, but the Criterion Collection will live on as a subscription-streaming service. More>>

2 paintings belonging to LOVE artist sold at auction

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The estate of artist Robert Indiana is auctioning off two pieces of art that belonged to him to raise money to defend against a lawsuit and to stabilize his deteriorating home. More>>

Concert pianist, Marian Anderson protege Burton-Lyles dies

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Blanche Burton-Lyles, a concert pianist who was mentored by singer Marian Anderson, died at the age of 85. More>>

The Latest: CNN's Acosta returns to White House after ruling

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A federal judge in Washington is ordering the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. More>>

Breckenridge, Colorado, removing divisive giant wooden troll

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The town of Breckenridge in central Colorado is removing an art piece of a troll that has become a tourist attraction but also rankled nearby residents. More>>

Mrs. Obama says 'Access Hollywood' tape led her to speak out

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Michelle Obama says she felt anxious before giving her emotional New Hampshire speech two years ago condemning President Donald Trump for bragging about sexually assaulting a woman. More>>

Jorge Drexler dominates Latin Grammys with 3 wins

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J Balvin has everything to gain at this year's Latin Grammy Awards. More>>

Arkansas man pleads not guilty to threatening Don Lemon

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A northern Arkansas man who allegedly made threatening phone calls to CNN journalist Don Lemon has pleaded not guilty. More>>

Amy Schumer cancels Dallas show, hospitalized for nausea

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Amy Schumer hospitalized for severe, second-trimester nausea, cancels Dallas stand-up show. More>>

Kim Porter, Diddy's former longtime girlfriend, dies at 47

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Kim Porter, Diddy's former longtime girlfriend and the mother of three of his children, has died. More>>

David Hockney painting fetches record $90M at NYC auction

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A painting by the British artist David Hockney has fetched $90.3 million in New York, easily breaking the record for a work by a living artist sold at auction. More>>

William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died

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Oscar-winning screenplay writer of "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" William Goldman has died. More>>

Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died

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Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85. More>>

Rebel Wilson loses bid to keep most of defamation payout

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Rebel Wilson has lost her bid to keep most of the record payout awarded to her in a defamation case in Australia. More>>

Serhii Plokhy wins nonfiction book prize for Chernobyl story

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A book about the causes and consequences of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster has won Britain's leading nonfiction literary award. More>>

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' at Baltimore theater, causing panic

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A man laced the atmosphere of a Baltimore theater with menace when he began shouting "Heil Hitler. More>>

Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24

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Apple has signed a multiyear deal with A24, the acclaimed New York-based studio behind "Moonlight" and "Lady Bird," to produce a slate of films. More>>

Golden Globes group gives $300,000 to wildfire victims

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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is giving $300,000 to help the victims of California's deadly wildfires. More>>

Drexler, Rosalia lead Latin Grammys with 2 wins each

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J Balvin has everything to gain at this year's Latin Grammy Awards. More>>

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

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Draymond Green isn't apologizing for his part in a dustup with Kevin Durant, says he and his Warriors teammate have spoken and are moving forward. More>>

Chris Stapleton wins big at CMAs, Keith Urban nabs top prize

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Carrie Underwood will be working triple-duty at the 2018 Country Music Association Awards as co-host, performer and nominee. More>>

John Lennon's killer says he feels more shame every year

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The man who gunned down John Lennon in 1980 says he feels "more and more shame" every year for his crime. More>>

The Latest: Judge delays ruling over White House press pass

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A federal judge has delayed until Friday a ruling on whether the Trump administration has to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. More>>

Judge delays ruling on CNN reporter's White House credential

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Justice Department tells court that Acosta deserves to lose White House credentials, but CNN calls it censorship. More>>

Sigrid Nunez's novel "The Friend" wins National Book Award

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Sigrid Nunez's "The Friend" has won the National Book Award for fiction. More>>

Mana honored as Latin Grammys' Person of the Year

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Mexican rock band Mana will be honored in a star-studded tribute concert in Las Vegas in the eve of the Latin Grammy Awards ceremony. More>>

Correction: Media-CNN vs Trump story

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President Donald Trump's administration claims it has "broad discretion" to regulate access to the White House as it fends off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta's "hard pass.". More>>

Mrs. Oleson of 'Little House' Katherine MacGregor dead at 93

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Katherine MacGregor, who played petty, gossiping mother Harriet Oleson on "Little House on the Prairie," has died at age 93. More>>

Idris Elba's daughter named Golden Globe Ambassador

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The daughter of actor Idris Elba's has been chosen as the Golden Globe Ambassador. More>>

BTS's agency apologizes over band member's A-bomb shirt

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The agency for the South Korean band BTS has apologized for a member wearing a T-shirt depicting an atomic bombing. More>>

Marie Antoinette pearl reaps record $36 million, with fees

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A large, drop-shaped natural pearl pendant sold for a hammer price of $32 million at an auction of jewelry that once belonged to French queen Marie Antoinette, which Sotheby's is calling a record price for a pearl at auction. More>>

Aerosmith's Perry tweets 'doing well' after hospitalization

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Joe Perry is feeling the love from fans after he was hospitalized with breathing problems that began after a guest performance with Billy Joel in New York. More>>

The Latest: Keith Urban wins entertainer of the year at CMAs

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The Latest: CMA Awards begin with moment of silence for victims of 12 people killed during Southern California bar shooting. More>>

3rd body found in Southern California fire zone

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People are returning to some neighborhoods evacuated during the devastating Southern California wildfire but officials say the threat is far from over. More>>

Michelle Obama begins arena tour in talk with Oprah Video included

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Former first lady Michelle Obama officially starts her national and international tour to promote her new book, 'Becoming,' by sitting for a conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the home arena of the Chicago Bulls. More>>

Watson reinstated to Predators' roster after suspension

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Forward Austin Watson has been reinstated to the Predators' active roster after serving an 18-game suspension for domestic abuse, and he issued a statement apologizing to everyone for the June incident that cost him the start of the season. More>>

Lawyers seek 'Apprentice' tapes in Trump immigration suit

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Lawyers alleging President Donald Trump's decision to end special protections shielding certain immigrants from deportation was racially motivated are seeking unaired footage from his reality TV show "The Apprentice" to try to bolster their case. More>>

'Game of Thrones' returning in April 2019 for final season

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The eighth and last season of "Game of Thrones" finally has a date with destiny. More>>

Actress Paz de la Huerta sues Harvey Weinstein, alleges rape

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Actress Paz de la Huerta sues Harvey Weinstein, alleging the movie mogul raped her and then hurt her career. More>>

Trumps to skip Kennedy Center Honors for 2nd straight year

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For the second straight year, President Donald Trump will not be attending the Kennedy Center Honors celebrating cultural achievement. More>>

Bollywood meets Hollywood as Indian stars wed in Italy

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Bollywood stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are getting married at a villa on Italy's Lake Como with screen credits of its own. More>>

Poland: Cinematographer charged in first responders' assault

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Officials say an Oscar-nominated American cinematographer has been charged in Poland after he allegedly attacked paramedics and police. More>>

Prince Charles turns 70 with party, new family photos

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Britain's Prince Charles is turning 70 with a family birthday party, and a firm commitment to his environmentalist views. More>>

Things to know about Michelle Obama's book, arena tour

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Former first lady Michelle Obama is kicking off her book tour at Chicago's United Center, home of the Bulls and Blackhawks. More>>

CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

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CNN is suing the Trump administration, demanding that correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass to cover the White House be returned. More>>

Hachette Book Group lays off around 2 dozen employees

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Around two dozen employees will be laid off in a re-organization at Hachette Book Group. More>>

Metallica, ex-bandmates to pay concert tribute to Cornell

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The late Chris Cornell will be honored with a tribute concert in Los Angeles on Jan. 16 that will feature members of his former bands along with Metallica and the Foo Fighters. More>>

Cyrus, Hemsworth donate $500K after losing home in wildfire

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Though Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth lost their home in the deadly wildfire blazing California, they are donating $500,000 to The Malibu Foundation through Cyrus' charity, The Happy Hippie Foundation. More>>

Cardi B, Chance, T.I. to judge hip-hop competition series

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Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. will work as judges in a new Netflix competition series looking for the next big hip-hop star. More>>

Glamour magazine honors Teigen, Monae, Gonzalez and Raisman Video included

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'Game changers, rule breakers and trailblazers' like Chrissy Teigen, Janelle Monae, Emma Gonzalez and Aly Raisman celebrated at Glamour Women of the Year Awards. More>>

Federer beats Thiem to get back on track at ATP Finals

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Kevin Anderson thrashed Kei Nishikori 6-0, 6-1 on Tuesday to move to the brink of advancing to the last four on his debut at the ATP Finals. More>>

Stephen Hawking's wheelchair sells for $393,000 at auction

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A wheelchair used by Stephen Hawking has sold at auction for almost 300,000 pounds ($393,000), while a copy of the scientist's doctoral thesis fetched almost 585,000 pounds ($767,000). More>>

Red-carpet fanfare dropped amid deadly California fires

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Hollywood cut back on the glamor trappings of movie premieres as a wildfire burned or imperiled the homes of celebrities and others. More>>

A universe of flawed heroes: Stan Lee was ahead of his time Video included

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A universe of flawed heroes: Stan Lee was ahead of his time. More>>

German Playboy regrets misquoting Morricone in interview

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The German edition of Playboy magazine says a freelance reporter may have misquoted Ennio Morricone in an interview published in its latest edition, in which the legendary Italian film composer appears to blast director Quentin Tarantino. More>>

Italian journalists protest against governing party insults

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Italian journalists have protested across the country against insults from prominent figures in the governing 5-Star Movement. More>>

Viola Davis on 'Widows,' MeToo and expressing her femininity

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Viola Davis, too seldom a leading actor on the big screen, stars in Steve McQueen's heist thriller 'Widows'. More>>

UK police make arrest in hunt for 'Friends' lookalike thief

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British police say they have arrested a suspect in their hunt for a shoplifter who bears a striking resemblance to Ross Geller, the character played by David Schwimmer on the TV show "Friends.". More>>

Stan Lee, creator of a galaxy of Marvel superheroes, dies Video included

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Comic book genius Stan Lee, the architect of the contemporary comic book, has died at age 95. More>>

Celebrities offer thanks, condolences in death of Stan Lee Video included

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Celebrities offer their thanks, remembrances and condolences in the death of Marvel legend Stan Lee. More>>

Actor Douglas Rain, who supplied HAL's voice, dies at 90

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A Canadian actor who played some of Shakespeare's most intriguing characters onstage but perhaps is best known for supplying the creepily calm voice of the computer HAL in Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey" has died. More>>

Correction: Lin-Manuel Miranda story

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"Hamilton" playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda and prize-winning visual artist Carrie Mae Weems are set for a public chat next month. More>>

Mets' Tim Tebow adds offseason TV hosting job

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New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow has another offseason job. More>>

Michelle Obama memoir is next pick for Winfrey book club

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Oprah Winfrey has chosen Michelle Obama's "Becoming" as her next book club pick, The Associated Press has learned. More>>

Egypt's retired soccer star sentenced to 1 year in prison

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Egyptian court sentences Aboutrika, country's all-time soccer great, to year in prison for tax evasion. More>>

Bruno Mars to provide Thanksgiving meals for 24K in Hawaii

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Bruno Mars will mark the end of his massive "24K Magic World Tour" by providing meals to 24,000 Hawaii residents in need for the Thanksgiving holiday. More>>

MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival

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MTV is expanding its live events business in the U.S. by acquiring the SnowGlobe Music Festival. More>>

Gerard Butler's house 'half-gone,' others await fire's toll Video included

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Gerard Butler and "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Camille Grammer Meyer are among the celebrities whose homes have been damaged or destroyed in a Southern California wildfire. More>>

Djokovic cruises past Isner in ATP Finals opener

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Alexander Zverev came from a break down in both sets to defeat Marin Cilic 7-6 (5), 7-6 (1) at the ATP Finals. More>>

Man at center of Nobel body scandal tests rape conviction

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The man at the center of the scandal at the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in literature has arrived at a Swedish appeals court in handcuffs, hoping his rape conviction and a two-year prison sentence will be reversed. More>>

'Dr. Seuss' The Grinch' makes off with $66M at box office

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You're a mean one - and you're number one - Mr. Grinch. "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" made off with $66 million for Universal Pictures to top the weekend North American box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. More>>

Best-seller Sarah Dessen has new book, new publisher

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Sarah Dessen, one of the country's most popular authors for teenagers, has a new publisher. More>>

On SNL, Pete Davidson says sorry to wounded vet he mocked

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"Saturday Night Live" cast member Pete Davidson has apologized for mocking the appearance of a veteran who lost an eye in Afghanistan. More>>

Kyle Busch sets up showdown with Kevin Harvick for the title

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Kevin Harvick led the field to the start of NASCAR's final race to set the championship field. More>>

Blue Eyes special: Frank, Barbara Sinatra auction upcoming

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More than 200 items belonging to Frank and Barbara Sinatra ranging from movie scripts to jewelry are going up for auction. More>>

Aerosmith's Perry hospitalized after jamming with Billy Joel

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Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry hospitalized with breathing problems after guest performance with Billy Joel in New York. More>>

It's a girl for model Kate Upton, Astro Justin Verlander

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It's a girl for supermodel Kate Upton and her husband Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander. More>>

Trump says 7 to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

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President Donald Trump has chosen Antonin Scalia, Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley, two former NFL Players, the wife of a major Republican Party donor and Republican U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. More>>

Documentary to feature school backed by LeBron James

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A school in Ohio backed by Lebron James will be the subject of a feature-length documentary. More>>

In remembering WWI, world warned of resurging 'old demons'

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Commemorations are underway around the world to mark the moment 100 years ago when the slaughter of World War I finally stopped. More>>

The Latest: Eagles, already thin at CB, lose Darby to injury

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The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times EST):The Indianapolis Colts honored kicker Adam Vinatieri, the NFL's new career scoring leader, with a brief highlight show during pregame introduction before their game against Jacksonville. More>>

New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree goes up

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The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is in place and will soon be strung with 50,000 LED lights as one of New York City's most prominent seasonal attractions. More>>

The Latest: Leaders discuss Ukraine elections at Paris meet

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Poland is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its rebirth as an independent state with a multitude of events across the country, including marches and the national hymn being sung publicly in more than 600 towns. More>>

Hear the one about Trump? You've probably heard a lot

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A think tank says there's no comparison to President Trump when it comes to being a butt of jokes for late-night comedians. More>>

The Latest: Kyle Busch ties Harvick with 8 wins this season

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Championship contender Joey Logano has crashed out of the final warmup race. More>>

Homeowners - famous and not - await word of wildfire's toll Video included

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Rich or not, famous or not, there was no reprieve from California's fast-moving wildfires that have claimed homes and lives. More>>

Actor Viggo Mortensen apologizes for using racial slur

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Actor Viggo Mortensen has apologized for using a racial slur during a panel discussion about his new film "Green Book.". More>>

Trump insults reporters, claims Acosta video wasn't altered

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President Donald Trump is claiming that a video the White House released depicting contact between a White House staffer and a CNN reporter wasn't altered. More>>

Michelle Obama had miscarriage, used IVF to conceive girls

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Michelle Obama says she felt "lost and alone" after suffering a miscarriage 20 years ago and. More>>

Adriana Lima thanks crowd at final Victoria's Secret show

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Adriana Lima bows head in thanks during her 18th and final Victoria's Secret holiday angel show. More>>

The Latest: Sheriff: 110 people missing in N. California

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Authorities in Northern California have ordered residents to leave four small communities southeast of a town leveled by a deadly wildfire. More>>

AP News Guide: Fires blaze on 2 ends of California, kill 25 Video included

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Devastating California wildfires pushed into new territory Saturday, as firefighters worked to contain blazes that already have claimed at least 11 lives, destroyed thousands of homes and scorched hundreds of thousands of acres. More>>

2 dead, homes destroyed in Southern California wildfires Video included

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Firefighters hope a narrow window of calm will give them a chance to block Southern California wildfires that are marching on a path of destruction toward the sea. More>>

Spice Girls add 5 shows as ticket demand skyrockets

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It seems British fans can't get enough of the soon-to-be reunited Spice Girls. More>>

Official: Gunman apparently stopped shooting to post online

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A law enforcement official says authorities are looking into the possibility of whether a gunman believed his former girlfriend would be at a bar in California where he killed 12 people. More>>

Ugandan pop star-politician performs 1st show since jailing

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Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine stages 1st concert since being charged with treason. More>>

Wildfire torches famed movie site, sends celebrities fleeing Video included

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Several celebrities are among thousands being forced to flee their homes as a massive wildfire continues to burn through Northern and Southern California communities. More>>

Rush might 'never work again,' lawyer says

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A lawyer for Australian actor Geoffrey Rush, who is claiming millions of dollars in defamation damages over a newspaper report he behaved inappropriately toward a female co-star, has told a court he might never work again. More>>

Meg Ryan announces engagement to John Mellencamp

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Here's a ditty about John and Meg. More>>

Rome mayor found not guilty in case of City Hall appointment

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Rome's embattled mayor is in court for the last day of her trial for allegedly lying over a City Hall appointment that could decide her political fate. More>>

'Our miracle': Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union-Wade have a baby

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Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and his wife Gabrielle Union-Wade are parents of a new baby girl. More>>

Official: Shooter debated sanity online during bar massacre Video included

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One of the safest cities in America is struggling to cope with the trauma of a mass shooting while authorities are trying to figure out what sent a Marine veteran on a bloody rampage in Southern California. More>>

Fires besiege California city reeling from mass shooting Video included

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A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire beachside city of Malibu. More>>

APNewsBreak: Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book

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Former first lady Michelle Obama blasts President Donald Trump in her new book. More>>

Japanese TV cancels BTS show over band member's A-bomb shirt

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Japanese TV appearance of the Korean band BTS over reports a member wore a T-shirt with an image of an atomic bombing juxtaposed with the celebration of Korea's liberation from Japan after World War II. More>>

NFL television ratings see increase for most packages

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After years of declines, NFL television ratings are showing modest gains. More>>

Roethlisberger throws for 5 TDs, Steelers rip Panthers 52-21

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Ben Roethlisberger threw for 328 yards and five touchdowns, James Conner ran for 65 yards and a score before leaving late with a possible concussion and the Steelers pounded the Carolina Panthers 52-21 for their fifth straight victory. More>>

Emerging screenwriters honored with Nicholl awards

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Five emerging screenwriters are experiencing a breakthrough of a lifetime earning praise from the film academy for their work. More>>

Trump claims video distributed by White House wasn't altered

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President Donald Trump is claiming that a video the White House released depicting contact between a White House staffer and a CNN reporter wasn't altered. More>>

California gunman was volatile but passed mental assessment Video included

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Neighbors of Ian David Long have described the man who shot and killed 12 people at a country music bar as distant in public but combative with his mother inside the suburban Los Angeles home the two shared. More>>

Joni Mitchell thrills concert audience just by showing up

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Joni Mitchell celebrated her 75th birthday by ending an absence from public life, thrilling the crowd by appearing at an all-star concert in her honor featuring James Taylor, Chaka Khan and Emmylou Harris. More>>

Expert: Acosta video distributed by White House was doctored Video included

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An expert says a video tweeted by the White House of an interaction between CNN reporter Jim Acosta and a White House intern appears to have been manipulated. More>>

Protesters target home of Fox News' Tucker Carlson

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Washington Police say protesters have targeted the home of Fox News host Tucker Carlson. More>>

Canes hold on to beat Blackhawks 4-3, spoil Colliton's debut

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Andrei Svechnikov, Jaccob Slavin, Phillip Di Giuseppe and Calvin de Haan scored and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 Thursday and spoiled the NHL coaching debut of Jeremy Colliton. More>>

The Latest: Calif. shooting survivor was at Vegas massacre Video included

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Witnesses say a man fired several shots from a handgun before tossing smoke bombs into a crowded bar in Southern California early Thursday. More>>

Rockefeller Christmas tree cut down at upstate NY home

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The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has been cut down at an upstate New York home and is being readied for transport to Manhattan where it will be erected this weekend. More>>

Court urged to end rule that erased Hernandez's conviction

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A Massachusetts prosecutor says a legal principle that erased former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction after he killed himself in prison is outdated, unfair and should not stand. More>>

The Latest: WH video appears manipulated, producer says

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An independent video producer says a video tweeted by the White House appears to have been manipulated. More>>

Hannity a no-show for Fox's election night coverage

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Sean Hannity didn't appear on Fox's election night coverage, after the network scolded him and colleague Jeanine Pirro for being onstage at President Trump's final campaign rally before the midterms. More>>

Women split vote as GOP gets Tennessee's 1st female senator

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Women voters were split on electing Republican Marsha Blackburn as Tennessee's first female U.S. senator. More>>

White House bans CNN reporter after confrontation with Trump

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After sparring with Trump on live TV, CNN reporter loses access to White House. More>>

Croatia arrests 4 suspected thieves in Venice jewel heist

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Croatian police say they have arrested four people suspected in the brazen theft last January of precious Indian jewels from the famed Al Thani Collection that were on display in a Venetian palace. More>>

Nielsen says 36.1 million people watched midterm returns

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An estimated 36.1 million people viewed midterm election returns. More>>

Bryan Cranston confirms 'Breaking Bad' movie in development

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Bryan Cranston has confirmed that a "Breaking Bad" movie is in development, though he's not sure he's in it. More>>

Francis Lai, Oscar-winning 'Love Story' composer, dies at 86

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France's Culture Ministry says French composer Francis Lai who won an Oscar for his iconic movie score in "Love Story," has died. More>>

The Latest: White House suspends pass of CNN's Acosta Video included

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The White House says it has suspended the press pass of CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta. More>>

APNewsBreak: Elliott, Hynde and Gill up for Songwriters Hall

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Missy Elliott, one of rap's greatest voices and also a songwriter and producer who has crafted songs for Beyonce and Whitney Houston, is one of the nominees for the Songwriters Hall of Fame. More>>

Call her a dame: Emma Thompson gets top British award

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Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson has received one of Britain's highest awards from Prince William _ and thought about giving him a kiss at the Buckingham Palace ceremony. More>>

Midterm coverage was a roller-coaster ride of dips and dives

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News organizations devote ample resources to midterm coverage, with broadcast networks devoting their entire prime-time schedules to the count. More>>

White House suspends CNN's Acosta after Trump confrontation Video included

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Already bitter, President Trump's relationship with the media took a turn for the worse at his post-midterms news conference. More>>

Former sports radio host Craig Carton convicted of fraud

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The former co-host of a sports radio show with ex-NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason has been convicted of fraud charges. More>>

A Democratic House could probe Trump business ties abroad

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The Democratic victory in the U.S. House of Representatives could echo around the world, with empowered Democrats now able to launch investigations into President Donald Trump's international political dealings and business empire. More>>

Pimp Dennis Hof wins Nevada legislative race after death

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A Nevada brothel owner and reality TV star who died last month after fashioning himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has won a heavily GOP state legislative district. More>>

The Latest: 3 Senate races remain too close to call

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Republicans are aiming at keeping their hold on the Senate in a campaign that's been dominated by President Donald Trump. More>>

Elton John remembers Aretha Franklin at his annual AIDS gala Video included

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Elton John says he sobbed last year watching Aretha Franklin's final public performance at his AIDS foundation gala. More>>

Concerts abroad to honor Poland's independence, composers

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Poland's largest music publisher is commemorating the centennial of the country's independence by hosting concerts abroad that feature the work of modern Polish composers. More>>

Cuban dancers return to island that once spurned them

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Five renowned defectors from the Cuban National Ballet returned last month as part of a wide-ranging and profound reconciliation between Cuba and its millions of expatriates and exiles around the world. More>>

People magazine names Idris Elba 2018's Sexiest Man Alive

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People magazine names Idris Elba as 2018's Sexiest Man Alive. More>>

Fox News doesn't condone Hannity appearance with Trump

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Fox News says it does not condone any of its journalists appearing in a campaign event, hours after prime-time host Sean Hannity spoke at President Trump's final rally before the midterm election. More>>

Pro and college football games dominate the TV ratings

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With political battles raging, viewers overwhelmingly cast their TV votes for football. More>>

Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers headline veterans fundraiser

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Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, Jim Gaffigan and Seth Meyers headlined this year's Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser, which benefits injured veterans and their families. More>>

8,000 pizzas sent to hungry voters stuck in long poll lines

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Some voters waiting in long lines Tuesday got pizza to nosh on thanks to the power of social media. More>>

Elaborate preparations in UK to mark Armistice Day centenary

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Elaborate preparations are underway in Britain ahead of ceremonies to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. More>>

Another member quits body that awards Nobel literature prize

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A member of the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in literature says she is leaving the body that has been marred by sex-abuse and financial crimes scandals. More>>

WHAT TO WATCH: After turbulent campaign, it's up to voters

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WHAT TO WATCH: After nearly two years of Donald Trump's turbulent presidency, voters render judgment. More>>

Trial for acclaimed theater director opens in Russia

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The fraud trial of arguably Russia's best-known contemporary theater and film director has opened in Moscow. More>>

Fox, NBC and Facebook turn down Trump ad deemed racist

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NBC says that 'under further review,' it will stop airing a Trump ad on migrant caravan. More>>

Fox's Hannity speaks onstage at Trump campaign rally Video included

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Fox News Channel says Sean Hannity won't be a guest at President Trump's campaign rally in Missouri, although he will interview the president before it starts. More>>

Billboard names Ariana Grande 2018 Woman of the Year

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The music industry is honoring Ariana Grande. More>>

Fox's MacCallum takes on new election-night role

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After deciphering exit poll data on election nights for several years, Fox's Martha MacCallum moves up to a co-hosting role with Bret Baier on Tuesday at Fox News Channel. More>>

Shaquille O'Neal, Ken Jeong team for reality TV comedy pilot

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Shaquille O'Neal and Ken Jeong are trying out as comedy teammates. More>>

Aretha Franklin doc 'Amazing Grace' to finally see the light

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More than 46 years after it was made, the Aretha Franklin concert film "Amazing Grace" is finally being released. More>>

Hannity joins Trump on stage despite claiming he wouldn't Video included

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Fake news? Hannity and Fox said commentator wouldn't appear on rally stage with Trump, then does just that. More>>

Weinstein lawyers try again to get sex assault case tossed

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Harvey Weinstein's lawyers are making a new attempt to get the New York sexual assault case against him dismissed. More>>

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