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Camilla's brother dies in New York of head injury

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The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a Manhattan hotel bar and suffered a head injury, British royal officials said. More>>

HBO's John Oliver recognizes debt to Jon Stewart

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When the time comes for a young bird to leave the nest, he's often more than ready to go and doesn't care too much what Papa Bird thinks. More>>

Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis welcome baby boy

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It's a boy for Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis. More>>

Court won't review Michael Jackson doctor's case

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The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to review the involuntary manslaughter conviction of Michael Jackson's doctor, rejecting his lawyer's petition without comment. More>>

Internet TV case: Justices skeptical, concerned Video included

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Grappling with fast-changing technology, Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can protect the copyrights of TV broadcasters to the shows they send out without strangling innovations in the use of the internet. More>>

Singer Chris Brown's DC trial delayed for months

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Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge was put on hold for months Wednesday after prosecutors declined to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in the case. More>>

Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed him

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A 9-year-old Atlanta boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders for his calm as he sang the gospel song "Every Praise" until the man released him. More>>

Mel Brooks putting on a 1-man show in Los Angeles

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Mel Brooks has seemingly done it all in his illustrious show biz career. But there's one thing he's tackled only recently - a one-man show. More>>

Play 'An Act of God' eyes space on Broadway

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Someone pretty critic-proof is coming to Broadway: The Almighty. More>>

Aereo CEO speaks on company, Supreme Court case

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Television broadcasters face off at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday with Aereo, a company that offers live TV over the Internet. The case hinges on whether the service constitutes a public performance in violation of... More>>

5 things to know about NYC's Tavern on the Green

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New York City's Tavern on the Green, closed since the previous operators lost their lease and declared bankruptcy in 2009, reopens Thursday under new management. Here are five things to know about the once-grand... More>>

Music Review: Spidey enhanced by Zimmer soundtrack

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By CRISTINA JALREAU Associated Press Various Artists, "The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Soundtrack" (Columbia Records/Madison Gate Records) More>>

VMAs returning to LA; trying out renovated Forum

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By The Associated Press Live from Inglewood! More>>

Some drama off-camera in Mideast conflict film

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An American director's short film about an Israeli army raid in a Palestinian refugee camp ends with a surprise - literally involving a rabbit, though not one pulled from a hat. The story told in "The Warren" is meant... More>>

Harris channels 'Hedwig' when audience acts unruly

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Neil Patrick Harris knows that his character Hedwig speaks directly to the audience throughout his Broadway show, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch." So he understands how things can sometimes get unruly. More>>

Drew Barrymore welcomes second baby girl

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Drew Barrymore is now a mommy of two. More>>

Indian film awards arrive in Tampa, Fla., but why?

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The so-called Bollywood Oscars have been held in Macau, Singapore, London - and now, Tampa? More>>

Discovery to chronicle Everest avalanche

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With its dreams of televising a daredevil's attempt to jump off Mount Everest over, the Discovery network said Tuesday it will instead make a documentary on last week's avalanche that killed more than a dozen... More>>

Musical based on 'Found' aims for Atlantic Theater

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Most theater musicals are based on prized, cherished things. Now comes one that uses the trash we toss away. More>>

Zoo launches 'endangered song' to help save tigers

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Indie rock band Portugal. The Man and the Smithsonian's National Zoo released an "endangered song" Tuesday for Earth Day to demonstrate the dwindling number of about 400 Sumatran tigers left in the world. More>>

'Wicked' composer, others fight sheet music piracy

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By now, some young musical theater fans have received an email from Stephen Schwartz asking them to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows. Or anyone's show, for that matter. More>>

Lawsuit accuses entertainment figures of sex abuse

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A man who has accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen sued three more entertainment industry figures Monday, claiming they also molested him. More>>

'Housewives' star says she may not return to show

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Kenya Moore says she's seriously considering leaving "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" after her televised brawl with co-star Porsha Williams. More>>

John Travolta to appear at Indian film awards

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John Travolta will appear during the 15th International Indian Film Academy awards in Tampa. More>>

Tom Petty reflects on 40 years of songwriting

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Forty years of practice has made songwriting harder, not easier, for Tom Petty. More>>

Pharrell, Gaga to appear at iHeartRadio Awards

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Pharrell, Drake and Blake Shelton are among the A-listers set to perform at the first iHeartRadio Music Awards. More>>

'Touched by an Angel' producer back in series TV

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In the decade that "Touched by an Angel" executive producer Martha Williamson has been away from series TV, much has changed. A new golden age has brought more daring shows, from "Mad Men" to "House of Cards" to "Breaking... More>>

Costa Rican a celebrity after certified miracle

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On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper. More>>

Lawyer: Director not in Hawaii during alleged acts

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Credit card receipts, telephone records and production schedules show that "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer was not in Hawaii when a lawsuit claims he sexually abused a 17-year-old on the islands, a defense attorney... More>>

Prince reaches agreement with music label

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Prince now owns the rights to the music he recorded on Warner Bros. Records after years of disputes and battles with the record label. More>>

WGN America tries 'Salem' magic to expand audience

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WGN America is calling on witchcraft to help launch the cable channel in a new direction. More>>

Title of new Hillary Clinton book: 'Hard Choices'

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Hillary Rodham Clinton's upcoming book will be called "Hard Choices," a title that reflects how the potential 2016 presidential candidate may try to define her record as President Barack Obama's secretary of state... More>>

'The Boondocks' back for final 'offensive' season

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The brash animated series "The Boondocks" returns to Adult Swim for its fourth and final season without Aaron McGruder, the man who spawned it, but with its brashness intact. More>>

Bill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit concert

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Near the end of the first half of Thursday's 25th Anniversary Rain Forest benefit concert at Carnegie Hall, chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man who recently learned he was going to be a grandfather, and out came... More>>

Levine designs womenswear with help from fiancee

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Maroon 5 frontman-turned designer Adam Levine says his lack of fashion training is not a problem. More>>

Kim Novak speaks out against Oscar night 'bullies'

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Kim Novak says that cruel jabs about how she looked during the Oscar ceremony amounted to bullying that left her crushed at first, but then determined to speak out in protest. More>>

Chelsea Clinton expecting first child this fall

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For the Clintons, 2014 is the year of the baby. More>>

Williams in talks to reprise 'Mrs. Doubtfire' role

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Fox 2000 is developing the sequel to the 1993 hit comedy "Mrs. Doubtfire," which starred Robin Williams. More>>

Lost radio program featuring Hank Williams found

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Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl. More>>

Ill, hospitalized Miley Cyrus postpones more shows

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Miley Cyrus is postponing more concerts as she remains in a hospital for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. More>>

87th Annual Academy Awards date set for Feb. 22

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The 87th annual Academy Awards will air live beginning at 8:30 p.m. EST from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on ABC on Sunday, Feb. 22. More>>

From 'Unwrapped' to new TV show 'Rewrapped'

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Consider the simple but beloved chocolate chip cookie. Now imagine that cookie encrusting a brioche roll tucked around a turkey meatball. More>>

Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes

David Cronenberg deconstructs Hollywood, Tommy Lee Jones goes Western, and reclusive New Wave legend Jean-Luc Godard returns in 3-D in films competing for top honors at next month's Cannes Film Festival. More>>

4 Non Blondes to reunite for 1 night at LA event

What's up with 4 Non Blondes? How about a one-night-only reunion? More>>

Nas kicks off Tribeca with documentary, concert Video included

The raw New York lyricism of Nas kicked off the 13th annual Tribeca Film Festival with an exuberant hip-hop beat. More>>

'Vampire Diaries' star sinks teeth into directing

Paul Wesley admits to experiencing jitters on his first day of directing Thursday's episode of the CW's "The Vampire Diaries," particularly when it came to saying the word "action." More>>

Ailing Malcolm Young taking break from AC/DC

Malcolm Young is taking a break from AC/DC to focus on his health, the band said. More>>

Will Arnett files for divorce from Amy Poehler

Court records show Will Arnett has filed for divorce from Amy Poehler more than 18 months after the comedians announced their separation. More>>

Jay Z to bring Made in America music fest to LA

The Budweiser Made in America music festival is coming to Los Angeles, but who is performing and how the city will manage the two-day concert are still mysteries. More>>

Seeger will be celebrated at Hudson River festival

Folk singer Pete Seeger's life will be celebrated at the annual Clearwater Festival this summer. More>>

Colbert to visit future home of CBS' 'Late Show'

Stephen Colbert will be paying a visit to CBS' "Late Show," his future home. More>>

At Tribeca, movies are only part of the story

The Tribeca Film Festival is now a teenager. And like most teens, its eyes are on a lot of screens. More>>

Young raises $6M in Kickstarter campaign for Pono

Neil Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund the singer-songwriter's digital music project PonoMusic. More>>

Jenny McCarthy announces engagement on 'The View'

Jenny McCarthy had big news to share Wednesday on "The View": She's engaged to Donnie Wahlberg. More>>

Miley Cyrus still hospitalized, cancels 2nd show

Miley Cyrus is canceling another concert and remains hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. More>>

Miley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels Kansas City show

Miley Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her "Bangerz" concert in Kansas City, Mo., as planned. More>>

Coulson: 'Didn't know about tabloid phone hacking'

Prime Minister David Cameron's former communications chief said under oath Tuesday that he was never involved in phone hacking when he was the editor of a Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid, though he acknowledged he... More>>

Victoria's Secret announces London fashion show

London is getting a new fashion extravaganza - the Victoria's Secret Show, which will take place for the first time in the British capital this year. More>>

Flavor Flav takes plea deal in Vegas battery case

Entertainer Flavor Flav pleaded guilty Monday to reduced charges and was sentenced to probation and more counseling in a Las Vegas domestic violence case involving the teenage son of his longtime girlfriend. More>>

Fans think Banksy behind artwork mocking UK spies

Street artist Banksy may have struck again, leaving an espionage-themed graffiti artwork in the hometown of Britain's electronic spy agency. More>>

Judge: Michael Jackson's mom should pay costs

Michael Jackson's mother should pay more than $800,000 in trial costs to a concert promoter that she targeted in a failed negligent hiring lawsuit involving the death of her son, a judge said Monday. More>>

Review: Rodney Crowell in fine form on new album

By STEVEN WINE Associated Press Rodney Crowell, "Tarpaper Sky" (New West) More>>

MTV Movie Awards big Hollywood studio plug-fest

Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Sunday night's show cemented that change as clips from anticipated blockbusters debuted at the... More>>

'Grandmaster' wins a dozen Hong Kong Film Awards

Wong Kar Wai's much lauded kung fu epic "The Grandmaster" won a record dozen honors at the Hong Kong Film Awards. More>>

Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer Outkast reunited onstage after a near decadelong hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year. More>>

'Hunger Games' top winner at MTV Movie Awards

"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" earned the prize for best film at Sunday night's MTV Movie Awards, besting even top Oscar winner "12 Years a Slave." More>>

With $41.4M, 'Captain America' holds off 'Rio 2'

"Captain America" continued to flex its Marvel muscle at the global box office, as "The Winter Soldier" took in $41.4 million domestically and $60.6 million overseas. More>>

'Chimerica,' 'Book of Mormon' win at Oliviers

Irreverent musical "The Book of Mormon" and hit geopolitical drama "Chimerica" were the big winners Sunday at Britain's Olivier stage awards, on a night when London's small theaters flexed their substantial muscle. More>>

Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies

By TERRY TANG Associated Press Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of "Children of a Lesser God," has died. She was 70. More>>

Stephen Baldwin pays off his New York back taxes

A lawyer for Stephen Baldwin says the actor has paid off his New York back taxes with a check for the final $100,000. More>>

New technology unwraps mummies' ancient mysteries

Our fascination with mummies never gets old. Now the British Museum is using the latest technology to unwrap their ancient mysteries. More>>

Obamas and friends take in dinner and play in NYC

Capping two days devoted to praising the advances of the civil rights movement, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attended the Broadway revival of "A Raisin in the Sun," a play about an African-American... More>>

Who else was worthy of 'Late Show' prize?

Congratulations, Stephen Colbert, on winning CBS' "Late Show" gig. You're brilliantly funny, you've proven yourself in the Comedy Central farm leagues, and odds are you will be a worthy successor to David... More>>

Colbert hosting 'Late Show' raises questions, hope

With the announcement that Stephen Colbert will be the new host of CBS' "Late Show," his fans likely feel a clash of emotions: More>>

'Juno,' 'Crucible' in Dowling's last Guthrie year

After running the renowned Guthrie Theater for 20 years, Joe Dowling plans to revive some of his favorite plays, stage new works and produce a classic American musical as part of his final season, the theater announced... More>>

Chowan University host Meherrin Chamber Orchestra

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Local artist and students combine for concert. More>>

Tyler, Perry's new 'Dream On' for marathon victims

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have recorded a new arrangement of "Dream On" to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. More>>

Prosecutor mocks Pistorius' version of events

The chief prosecutor laughed scornfully at an answer from Oscar Pistorius during the Olympic athlete's murder trial Thursday, mocking the man who shot his girlfriend. The judge sternly instructed the prosecutor to... More>>

Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman on "Late Show" Video included

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CBS didn't waste too much time finding a new host for the"Late Show." More>>

William and Kate meet director Peter Jackson

Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, have met with "The Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson during a visit to an aviation museum in New Zealand. More>>

In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city's choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air. More>>

Rolling Stone flubs Constitution tattoo on cover

Julia Louis-Dreyfus better hope her latest tattoo is a temporary one. More>>

2 Paris exhibits shed light on First World War

Irish photographer Mike Sheil says he knew nothing about military history before he began taking photos of World War I battlefields. More>>

Father from 'The Waltons' dies at age 85

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Ralph Waite, who played the father in TV's hit CBS series "The Waltons," has died.    Waite's manager, Alan Mills, says the actor died midday Thursday in the Palm Springs area. He was 85.    Waite was More>>

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    The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
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    A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
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    Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
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