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An Oscars unlike any other to get underway Sunday

An Oscars unlike any before will get underway Sunday night, with history on the line in major categories and a telecast retooled for the pandemic.
2 years ago
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Sammie Shotzbarger

Here are Stephen Colbert’s first ‘Late Show’ guests

The premier of the new “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” is less than a week away, and Colbert’s got an interesting week of guests ahead, including presidential candidates, actresses and CEOs. The former “Daily Show” correspondent got his hosting start on his successful spin-off, “The Colbert Report.” The parody show debuted in 2005 and ended in December, 2014. […]
7 years ago
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Mike Holmes: Buy a home using intelligence, not illusion

Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show "Holmes on Homes," says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems.
7 years ago
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Jane Birkin asks Hermes to take her name off croc handbag

British singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to take her name off the crocodile-skin versions of the iconic Birkin handbag, after being contacted by animal rights group PETA over "cruel" slaughtering practices.
7 years ago
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‘Celebrity Family Feud’ a summertime hit

The survey says: ABC's version of "Celebrity Family Feud" ended its run on Sunday as an unexpected summertime hit.
7 years ago
FILE – In this April 13, 2015 file photo, Matthew Broderick attends the 15th Annual Monte Cri...
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Matthew Broderick joins Broadway’s ‘Sylvia’

Two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick has joined the upcoming cast of A.R. Gurney's "Sylvia" on Broadway.
7 years ago
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Gay accuser questions Cosby’s ability to ‘read’ sexual cues

A lawyer for Bill Cosby's first accuser on Tuesday questioned his self-described ability to "read" people's sexual cues given that her client is gay.
7 years ago
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Flavor Flav fires 2nd lawyer in New York case; no plea deal

Entertainer Flavor Flav has fired his second lawyer in his New York traffic case and his plea deal is kaput.
7 years ago
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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 2-8

Aug. 2: Keyboardist Garth Hudson of The Band is 78. Director Wes Craven is 76. Singer Kathy Lennon of The Lennon Sisters is 72. Actor Max Wright (“Alf,” ”Norm”) is 72. Actress Joanna Cassidy is 70. Actress Kathryn Harrold is 65. Actor Butch Patrick (“The Munsters”) is 62. Actress Victoria Jackson is 56. Actress Apollonia […]
7 years ago
FILE – In this Oct. 15, 2012 file photo, former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan, whose real ...
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Hulk Hogan takes to Twitter after WWE cuts ties

Hulk Hogan is taking to Twitter in the aftermath of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. cutting ties with him amid a report that the wrestling star used racial slurs in a conversation captured on a sex tape.
7 years ago
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James White, wrote screenplay to ‘Ray,’ dies at 67

James L. White, who wrote the screenplay for "Ray," the 2004 movie about singer Ray Charles, has died in California. He was 67.
7 years ago
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Cosby appeals ruling that unsealed deposition excerpts

Bill Cosby's lawyers on Monday appealed a judge's decision to unseal court filings that quote him saying he obtained quaaludes to give women before sexual encounters.
7 years ago
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Mariah Carey to receive star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Mariah Carey will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next week.
7 years ago
FILE – In this Aug. 16, 2012, file photo, Bobbi Kristina Brown attends the Los Angeles premie...
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Bobby Brown ‘completely numb’ after death of daughter

R&B singer Bobby Brown said Monday that his daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was "an angel" and that the family must find a way to honor her memory.
7 years ago
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Actor and activist James Lecesne celebrates difference

During a recent interview in an empty midtown theater, James Lecesne is heckled -- by his phone.
7 years ago
FILE – In this Aug. 16, 2012, file photo, Bobbi Kristina Brown attends the Los Angeles premie...
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Medical Examiner: Autopsy planned for Bobbi Kristina Brown

An autopsy will be needed to evaluate what led to the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of singer Whitney Houston, authorities said Monday, the day after her death.
7 years ago
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Paper: App tracking Prince William flights poses terror risk

A British newspaper said it has uncovered a major royal security breach by using an inexpensive app to track Prince William's air rescue ambulance while it is in the air.
7 years ago
n Kelly Ripa attends the 18th Annual Super Saturday fundraiser to benefit the Ovarian Cancer Resear...
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Designer sale raises funds for ovarian cancer research

Celebrities offered their star power and top designers offered their clothes to a sale benefiting ovarian cancer research.
7 years ago
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Cara Delevingne takes ‘joy ride’ from fashion to film

Cara Delevingne wants you to know she didn't strut directly from the fashion runway onto Hollywood movie sets.
7 years ago
FILE – In this Nov. 30, 2011, file photo, Grandmaster Flash, left, and Scorpio perform at the...
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NYPD: Parking attendant gave away Grandmaster Flash’s car

New York City police have launched an investigation after hip-hop heavyweight Grandmaster Flash's car was given away at a Manhattan parking garage.
7 years ago
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Chris Brown leaves Philippines after ordeal over legal issue

Chris Brown finally left the Philippines and performed at a night club in Macau, but not without last-minute complications at the end of a three-day ordeal.
7 years ago
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Megan Hilty, Rob McClure to join ‘Noises Off’ on Broadway

Andrea Martin is getting some Broadway veterans as co-stars when she appears in "Noises Off" next year.
7 years ago
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Chris Brown leaves Philippines after wait due to legal issue

Chris Brown finally left the Philippines late Friday, but not without complications.
7 years ago
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Cosby mural removed amid details of sex, drugging claims

A Philadelphia mural featuring Bill Cosby has been painted over as new details emerge of his testimony in a sexual-assault lawsuit.
7 years ago