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June 05, 2017 - 4:19 pm
Bill Cosby's lawyer has dug into the 20-year-old memory of a woman who says Bill Cosby drugged and violated her at a Los Angeles hotel bungalow as Cosby's sex assault trial got off to a contentious start. The defense says Kelly Johnson has mixed up the years and other details of her encounters with...
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FILE - This May 7, 2013, file photo, shows Piers Morgan at the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence Los Angeles Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. " Morgan apologized to singer Ariana Grande on June 4, 2017, after initially criticizing her following the May 22, 2017, attack following her concert in Manchester, England. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
June 05, 2017 - 5:57 am
Ariana Grande's all-star benefit concert for victims of last month's attack following her show in Manchester, England, has won over a critic in Piers Morgan. The outspoken former CNN personality and current host of ITV's "Good Morning Britain" had criticized Grande on Twitter following the attack...
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May 31, 2017 - 1:17 pm
CNN says it has cut ties with Kathy Griffin after she posted a video that showed her holding a likeness of President Donald Trump's severed head. The network says it has terminated its agreement with the comedian to appear on its New Year's Eve programs. For a decade she had co-hosted the annual...
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May 30, 2017 - 11:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Olivia Newton-John says she has a breast cancer and is canceling her June tour. The 68-year-old singer said Tuesday she initially thought she was suffering from back pain, but learned it was “breast cancer that has metastasized to the sacrum.” Newton-John said she will complete “a...
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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2017 file photo, comedian Kathy Griffin attends the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. Griffin says she knew her new photo shoot with photographer Tyler Shields would “make noise.” She appears in a photo posted online Tuesday, May 30, 2017, holding what looks like President Donald Trump’s bloody, severed head. Many on Twitter called for the comedian to be jailed. Griffin told photographer Shields in a video on his Twitter page Tuesday that they will have to move to Mexico to avoid federal prison for their latest collaboration. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
May 30, 2017 - 7:39 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kathy Griffin says she went way too far when she appeared in a brief video Tuesday holding what looked like President Donald Trump's bloody, severed head. The comic posted a video later Tuesday apologizing for the video image, saying it was "too disturbing" and wasn't funny. "I...
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May 29, 2017 - 5:24 pm
The Bayou Country Superfest drew a crowd of about 60,000 to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome over the weekend. Fans came to see the likes of Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Brooks and Dunn and Hank Williams, Jr. The country music concert series was held in New Orleans for the first time, due to...
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FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2011 file photo, singer Gregg Allman arrives at the 45th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tenn. On Saturday, May 27, 2017, a publicist said the musician, the singer for The Allman Brothers Band, has died. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, file)
May 28, 2017 - 1:41 am
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — As Greg Allman neared the end of his life, he tried to maintain some privacy about what was coming. "He kept it very private because he wanted to continue to play music until he couldn't," said Michael Lehman, the rock star's manager. Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful...
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May 27, 2017 - 3:16 pm
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock, died Saturday, a publicist said. He was 69. Allman died Saturday at his home in Savannah, Georgia, publicist...
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FILE - In this May 25, 2017 file photo, Gal Gadot arrives at the world premiere of "Wonder Woman" in Los Angeles. Scattered plans among Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas to host women-only screenings of the upcoming "Wonder Woman" movie have produced both support and some grumbling about gender discrimination. The movie opens June 2 based on the DC Comics character. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
May 27, 2017 - 11:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Some haters are grumbling on social media about women-only screenings planned for the upcoming "Wonder Woman" film starring Gal Gadot. Controversy bubbled up Friday over plans in Austin, Texas, and Brooklyn to set aside some shows for women only at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas. That...
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Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Brooks and Dunn and Hank Williams Junior headline this weekend's Bayou Country Superfest in the Superdome. "It is an over-the-top gathering of talent with the full range of iconic giants of country music," Quint Davis, producer/director of the Bayou Country Superfest...
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