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Melania Trump wins damages from Daily Mail publisher
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LONDON (AP) — U.S. first lady Melania Trump has accepted an apology and damages from the publisher of the Daily Mail newspaper for reporting rumors about her time as a model, the two parties in the lawsuit said Wednesday. In a joint statement, the parties said the Mail retracted its false
Comedian Charlie Murphy, brother of Eddie, dies at 57
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NEW YORK (AP) — Charlie Murphy, the older brother of Eddie Murphy and a comic performer in his own right who turned encounters with Rick James and Prince into standout sketches on "Chappelle's Show," has died. He was 57. Murphy died Wednesday in New York of leukemia, according to his
Whitehead's 'Underground Railroad' wins fiction Pulitzer
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NEW YORK (AP) — Colson Whitehead's "The Underground Railroad," his celebrated novel about an escaped slave that combined liberating imagination and brutal reality, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Monday's announcement confirmed the book as the literary event of 2016, an Oprah Winfrey
Music legend Chuck Berry remembered in rock 'n' roll style
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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Family, friends and fans paid their final respects to the rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry on Sunday, celebrating the life and career of a man who inspired countless guitarists and bands. The celebration began with a public viewing at The Pageant, a music club in Berry's
Pepsi pulls widely mocked ad featuring Kendall Jenner
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NEW YORK (AP) — Pepsi on Wednesday pulled an ad after it was widely mocked and criticized for appearing to trivialize protests for social justice causes. "Pepsi was trying to project a global message of unity, peace and understanding," the company said. "Clearly we missed the mark, and we
More advertisers say they have ditched Fox's O'Reilly show
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NEW YORK (AP) — Bill O'Reilly's top-rated Fox News show may be starting to feel a financial sting after allegations that he sexually harassed several women. A dozen major advertisers, ranging from automakers Hyundai and BMW, to financial firm T. Rowe Price, insurer Allstate and drugmaker
Roland founder, digital music pioneer Ikutaro Kakehashi dies
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TOKYO (AP) — Ikutaro Kakehashi, the Japanese engineer who pioneered digital music and founded synthesizer giant Roland Corp., has died, his company ATV Corp. said Monday. He was 87. Kakehashi, reputed to have devoted his life to the pursuit of live entertainment, had a definitive impact on
Dylan finally gets his hands on his Nobel Literature prize
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STOCKHOLM (AP) — Bob Dylan finally has his hands on his Nobel Literature diploma and medal. Klas Ostergren, a member of the Swedish Academy, said the 75-year-old American singer-songwriter received his award during a small gathering Saturday afternoon at a hotel next to the conference center
'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" has continued to enchant audiences in its second weekend in theaters. Studio estimates say the film added $88.3 million to its total this weekend, down only 49 percent from its massive debut. The box-office juggernaut has earned
Stradivarius heard for first time since 1980 theft
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NEW YORK (AP) — The three daughters of renowned violinist Roman Totenberg heard the sound of their late father's Stradivarius for the first time since it was stolen nearly four decades ago. The prized 18th century instrument came back to life Monday night at a private Manhattan concert, tucked
Movie star Ayya found dead
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Maldivian movie star, Ali Ahmed (Hatharuudhares Ayya) has been found dead at a house in Henveiru. He was found dead in Henveiru Garden Flower residence. The body has now been moved to Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH).
Adele confirms marriage to partner Simon Konecki
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Adele has officially announced she and longtime partner Simon Konecki are married, weeks after hinting at a wedding. Adele casually dropped the news while chatting with the audience at her show in Brisbane, Australia, on Saturday. She was discussing her song, "Someone Like You," which describes
Indian filmmaker Karan Johar has twins via surrogate
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NEW DELHI (AP) — Leading Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar said Sunday that he's become a parent to twins born via surrogate. "This was an emotional yet a well thought out decision which I have taken after considering all the responsibilities and duties that come with being a parent," Johar said
'Logan' slices box office with $85.3M, 'Moonlight' gets bump
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NEW YORK (AP) — The R-rated "X-Men" spinoff "Logan" slashed into the weekend box office, opening with a massive $85.3 million that surpassed expectations and ranks among the top March debuts ever. The 20th Century Fox release features Hugh Jackman in what he has hinted could be his final
Banksy's art in West Bank hotel with world's 'worst view'
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BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — A Palestinian guesthouse packed with artwork of the elusive British graffiti artist Banksy unveiled itself Friday in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, with a sneak peek of what the owner sarcastically called the "hotel with the worst view in the world." Wisam Salsaa,
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