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6 hours ago

Pullman’s ‘Independence Day’ call-to-arms lives on

NEW YORK (AP) — President Thomas J. Whitmore, famed speech-maker and defender of the planet from aliens, has the kind of poll numbers Hillary or Donald dream about….

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6 hours ago

Former star of “The West Wing” greets White House reporters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Allison Janney played a White House press secretary on "The West Wing." She got a chance to do the real thing on Friday….

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10 hours ago

‘Les Miserables’ creators turn their attention backward

NEW YORK (AP) — Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg, creators of the stirring musicals "Les Miserables" and "Miss Saigon," are once again reworking their show "Martin Guerre" and hope to put it in an opera house with its original ending….

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10 hours ago

Prominent Russian novelist attacked

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin's spokesman has denounced nationalist demonstrators who threw green liquid on a prominent Russian novelist….

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12 hours ago

AP Exclusive: Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ coat is up for auction

CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — A rare piece of movie memorabilia from Prince's 1984 classic film "Purple Rain" is hitting the auction block….

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12 hours ago

Rovi buying TiVo in $1.1B cash-and-stock deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Digital TV listing company Rovi is buying TiVo in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $1.1 billion….

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21 hours ago

Review: Broadway’s new ‘Shuffle Along’ celebrates a past hit

NEW YORK (AP) — The last Broadway show to open this season has a mouthful of a name and an astonishing array of stars….

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21 hours ago

Death raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?

CHICAGO (AP) — Prince's final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses. It's possible the innovative musician's demise represents one of the most public tragedies in an overdose crisis now gripping America….