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This cover image released by Gallery Books shows "Straight Shooter: A Memoir of Second Chances and First Takes" by Stephen A. Smith. (Gallery Books via AP)
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Ezra Miller seeks treatment for 'mental health issues'

After a string of arrests and erratic behavior that spanned Hawaii to Vermont, “Flash” actor Ezra Miller said they have begun treatment for “complex mental health issues.”
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FILE - Ezra Miller attends the 15th annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund event at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in New York, Nov. 5, 2018. According to a report from the Vermont State Police on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, Miller has been charged with felony burglary in Stamford, Vt., the latest in a string of recent incidents involving the embattled star of “The Flash.” (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
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Long-hidden synagogue mural gets rehabbed, relocated

A mural painted by a Lithuanian immigrant in a Vermont synagogue more than 100 years ago has been painstakingly restored and moved
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The Lost Mural hangs in the entryway of Ohavi Zedek Synagogue, in Burlington, Vt., July 29, 2022. The mural painted in 1910 by a Lithuanian immigrant, that was later hidden behind a wall for years, has been rehabilitated and moved and is what experts say is a rare piece of art. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
August 16

Rapper A$AP Rocky charged with felony assault with a firearm

Prosecutors say rapper A$AP Rocky has been charged with two felonies for pulling a gun on a former friend and firing in Hollywood last year
August 16
FILE - Recording artist A$AP Rocky attends the premiere for "Stockholm Syndrome," during the 20th Tribeca Festival at The Battery on Sunday, June 13, 2021, in New York. On Monday, Aug. 15, 2022, A$AP Rocky was charged with two felonies for pulling a gun on a former friend and firing in Hollywood in 2021, prosecutors said. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
August 15

Nicholas Evans, "The Horse Whisperer" author, dies at 72

Nicholas Evans, the British author of the bestselling novel “The Horse Whisperer,” has died at 72
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FILE - Author Nicholas Evans poses in New York Sept. 29, 2005. Evans, the British author of the bestselling novel “The Horse Whisperer,” has died at 72. His representatives at United Agents said Evans died “suddenly” on Aug. 9, 2022 following a heart attack. Published in 1995, “The Horse Whisperer” was Evans’ debut novel and sold more than 15 million copies worldwide. The story of a trainer hired to help an injured teenager and her horse back to health was adapted into a Hollywood movie starring Robert Redford as the title character and Scarlett Johansson playing the young rider in her breakout role. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)
August 15

R. Kelly jury selection focuses on 2019 documentary

Jury selection is underway at R. Kelly’s federal trial in his hometown of Chicago
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FILE - Musician R. Kelly leaves the Leighton Criminal Court building in Chicago on June 6, 2019. Kelly’s federal trial starts Monday in Chicago. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky, File)
August 15

Medical investigator rules Baldwin set shooting an accident

New Mexico's Office of the Medical Investigator has determined that the fatal film-set shooting of a cinematographer by actor and producer Alec Baldwin last year was an accident
August 15
FILE - This aerial photo shows part of the Bonanza Creek Ranch film-set in Santa Fe, N.M., on Oct. 23, 2021. New Mexico's Office of the Medical Investigator has determined that the fatal film-set shooting of a cinematographer by actor and producer Alec Baldwin last year was an accident. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
August 15

Walmart deal with Paramount gives members streaming perks

Walmart says it has signed a deal with Paramount Global to offer the entertainment company’s streaming service as a perk to subscribers of the retailer's shipping subscription service
August 15
FILE - The Walmart logo is displayed on a store in Springfield, Ill., May 16, 2011. Walmart Inc. said Monday, Aug. 15, 2022, that it has signed a deal with Paramount Global to offer the entertainment company's streaming service as a perk to subscribers of the discounter's shipping subscription service. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)
August 15

New this week: 'House of the Dragon,' Lakers doc and Lovato

This week’s new entertainment releases include fresh music from Demi Lovato, a documentary about Princess Diana that uses only archival footage and the “Game of Thrones” prequel finally arrives on HBO
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This combination of images shows promotional art for “She-Hulk: Attorney at Law,” premiering Aug. 18 on Disney+, left, "House of the Dragon," premiering Aug. 21 on HBO Max, center, and “Legacy: The True Story of the LA Lakers,” a 10-part docuseries debuting Monday, Aug. 15, on Hulu. (Disney+/HBO Max/Hulu via AP)
August 15

R. Kelly timeline: Shining star to convicted sex trafficker

R. Kelly’s musical accomplishments have been accompanied by a long history of allegations that he sexually abused women and children
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FILE - Musician R. Kelly leaves the Leighton Criminal Court building in Chicago on June 6, 2019. Kelly’s federal trial starts Monday in Chicago. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky, File)
August 15

Review: Detective solves murder of a legendary Chicago cop

In “Long Gone,” a member of a legendary team of Chicago police detectives known as the Fantastic Four is shot dead in his bed
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This cover image released by Minotaur shows "Long Gone" by Joanna Schaffhausen. (Minotaur via AP)
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Review: Man Ray muse Kiki de Montparnasse takes center stage

This year a picture of her naked back sold for $12.4 million, the highest price ever paid for a photograph at auction
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This cover image released by W.W. Norton shows Kiki Man Ray: Art, Love, and Rivalry in 1920s Paris" by Mark Braude. (W.W. Norton via AP)
August 15

Hollywood, soccer stars appeal for more Ukraine donations

Hollywood actor Liev Schreiber and former Ukraine soccer star Andriy Shevchenko have appealed for international donations to Ukraine to continue
August 15
American actor Liev Schreiber stands in front of a house which have been destroyed by Russia bombardment in Borodianka, near Kyiv, Ukraine, on Monday, Aug. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka)
August 15

Alex Wagner ready to take over most of Maddow hour on MSNBC

MSNBC's Alex Wagner knows it's an unorthodox arrangement, but she's excited about her new role in MSNBC's prime time
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This image released by MSNBC shows Alex Wagner who will debut her new show “Alex Wagner Tonight," on Tuesday. (Patrick Randak/MSNBC via AP)
August 15

R. Kelly faces another federal trial, with accusers expected to testify

The singer is accused of rigging his 2008 state child pornography trial.
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R. Kelly appears during a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 in Chicago, Ill. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via Getty Images)
August 15

Rock icon Melissa Etheridge announces solo off-Broadway show

Melissa Etheridge has found a new stage
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FILE - Melissa Etheridge performs at the sixth annual Love Rocks NYC benefit concert for God's Love We Deliver in New York on March 10, 2022. Etheridge will unveil a solo show mixing her music and stories this fall off-Broadway. “Melissa Etheridge: My Window – A Journey Through Life” will play 12 performances only starting Oct. 13 at the midtown multi-stage venue New World Stages. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 21-27

Celebrities having birthdays during the week of Aug. 21-27 include actor Kim Cattrall, actor Marlee Matlin and “The Late Late Show” host James Corden
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This combination photo of celebrities with birthdays from Aug. 21-27 shows Kim Cattrall, from left, Kristen Wiig, Barbara Eden, Ava DuVernay, Tim Burton, Chris Pine and Chandra Wilson. (AP Photo)
August 15

Prince Harry, Meghan to visit UK, Germany next month

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, will visit the U.K. next month for the first time since they returned for Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations
August 15
FILE Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex leave after a service of thanksgiving for the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul's Cathedral in London, Friday, June 3, 2022 on the second of four days of celebrations to mark the Platinum Jubilee. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, will visit the U.K. in September for the first time since they returned for Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. A spokesperson for the couple said they will “visit with several charities close to their hearts” in the U.K. and Germany. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool, File)
August 15

Anne Heche dies of crash injuries after life support removed

Actor Anne Heche has died, nine days after she was injured in a fiery car crash
August 15
FILE - Actor Anne Heche poses at Variety's 4th annual Power of Women event in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Oct. 5, 2012. A spokesperson for Heche says the actor is on life support after suffering a brain injury in a fiery crash a week ago and isn't expected to survive. The statement released on behalf of her family said she is being kept on life support to determine if she is a viable organ donor. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
August 14

Anne Heche, screen star with troubled life, dies at age 53, following injury in fiery crash

Anne Heche, screen star with troubled life, dies at age 53, following injury in fiery crash
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August 14

Susan Unterberg honored by MacDowell for her arts advocacy

The founder of a leading grant program for women’s artists will be honored by the MacDowell artists' retreat this fall
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Salman Rushdie 'on the road to recovery,' agent says

Salman Rushdie's agent says the author is “on the road to recovery” two days after suffering serious injuries in a stabbing at a lecture in upstate New York
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FILE — Author Salman Rushdie talks about the start of his writing career, during the Mississippi Book Festival, in Jackson, Miss., on Aug. 18, 2018. Rushdie, the author whose writing led to death threats from Iran in the 1980s, was attacked Friday while giving a lecture in western New York. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
August 14

'Bullet Train' repeats No. 1; 'Top Gun' flies back up ranks

Sunday studio estimates say the Brad Pitt action film “Bullet Train” led all movies in ticket sales for a second straight weekend
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This image released by Sony Pictures shows Bryan Tyree Henry, left, and Brad Pitt in a scene from "Bullet Train." (Scott Garfield/Sony Pictures via AP)
August 14

Svika Pick, prolific Israeli singer-songwriter, dies at 72

Svika Pick, a pillar of Israel’s music industry who gained international attention after his song won the Eurovision Song Contest, has died
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August 13

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

The Los Angeles Police Department has ended its investigation into Anne Heche’s car accident, when the actor crashed into a Los Angeles home on Aug. 5
August 13
FILE - Anne Heche arrives at the 74th annual Directors Guild of America Awards on March 12, 2022, in Beverly Hills, Calif. A spokesperson for Heche says the actor is on life support after suffering a brain injury in a fiery crash a week ago and isn't expected to survive. The statement released on behalf of her family said she is being kept on life support to determine if she is a viable organ donor. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
August 13

Agent: Rushdie off ventilator and talking, day after attack

Author Salman Rushdie has been taken off a ventilator and is able to talk, a day after being stabbed as he prepared to give a lecture
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Blood stains mark a screen as author Salman Rushdie, behind screen, is tended to after he was attacked during a lecture, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, at the Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, N.Y. (AP Photo/Joshua Goodman)
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Actor and comedian Teddy Ray dies in Southern California

Comedian and actor Teddy Ray has died at the age of 32
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August 13

Spain: 1 killed when wind collapses parts of festival stage

Spanish authorities say one person has been killed and dozens more injured at an outdoor music festival in eastern Spain when part of a temporary concert stage collapsed in strong wind
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August 13

R Kelly accuser to give key testimony on trial-fixing charge

R. Kelly’s federal trial that starts Monday in Chicago is in many ways a do-over of his child pornography trial in 2008 in state court
August 13
FILE - Musician R. Kelly leaves the Leighton Criminal Court building in Chicago on June 6, 2019. Kelly’s federal trial starts Monday in Chicago. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky, File)
August 13

Author Salman Rushdie stabbed on lecture stage in New York

Salman Rushdie's agent says the writer is on a ventilator after being stabbed in the neck and abdomen on a western New York stage where he was about to give a lecture
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Author Salman Rushdie, behind screen left, is tended to after he was attacked during a lecture, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, at the Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, N.Y. (AP Photo/Joshua Goodman)
August 13

Britney Spears' ex convicted of trespassing in wedding raid

A man once briefly married to Britney Spears has been convicted of aggravated trespassing and battery at the pop star's June wedding
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FILE - Britney Spears arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood," on July 22, 2019. A man once briefly married to Britney Spears was convicted Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, of aggravated trespassing and battery at the pop star’s June wedding. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
August 12

Two years after Zoom incident, Jeffrey Toobin leaving CNN

CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin says he's leaving the network, nearly two years after the Zoom incident that derailed his career
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FILE - Jeffrey Toobin attends the PEN Literary Gala on May 22, 2018, in New York. Toobin, who had rejoined CNN as a legal analyst following his suspension for exposing himself to colleagues in a Zoom call, said Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, that he was leaving the network after 20 years. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
August 12

Anne Heche remains on life support for donor evaluation

Anne Heche remains on life support and under evaluation for organ donation
August 12
FILE - Actress Anne Heche poses for a portrait to promote the film, "The Last Word" during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah on Jan. 23, 2017. A spokesperson for Heche says the actor is on life support after suffering a brain injury in a fiery crash a week ago and isn't expected to survive. The statement released on behalf of her family said she is being kept on life support to determine if she is a viable organ donor. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP, File)
August 12

Review: TikTok star Bella Poarch seeks new musical fan base

TikTok superstar Bella Poarch has released her first EP, “Dolls” as she looks to parlay her massive social media following into a music fan base
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This image released by Warner Records shows "Dolls," an EP by Bella Poarch. (Warner Records via AP)
August 12

Judds asks court to seal report of death investigation

The family of country singer Naomi Judd filed an amended court petition to seal police reports and recordings made during the investigation into her death
August 12
FILE - Naomi Judd performs at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn., on June 13, 2009. Judd's family filed a court petition Friday to seal police reports and recordings made during the investigation into her death. The family said the records contain video and audio interviews with relatives in the immediate aftermath of her death and releasing such details would inflict "significant trauma and irreparable harm.” Judd died at the age of 76 on April 30 at her home in Tennessee. (AP Photo/Josh Anderson, File)
August 12

More than 3.1 million TV viewers for 'Field of Dreams' game

More than 3.1 million viewers watched Fox Sports’ broadcast of Major League Baseball’s second “Field of Dreams” game, about half of the audience for the 2021 game
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Actor Timothy Busfield, right, watches during a baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and Chicago Cubs at the Field of Dreams movie site, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, in Dyersville, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
August 12

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
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By chance, AP reporter on scene to witness Rushdie attack

By chance, Associated Press reporter Joshua Goodman was at the venue in western New York when author Salman Rushdie was attacked on Friday
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August 12

Fox News' Kilmeade says he showed judge's meme 'in jest'

Fox News' Brian Kilmeade says he showed a doctored photo of the judge who signed the warrant approving the FBI search warrant of former President Donald Trump's estate ‘in jest
August 12
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Amazon's Ring, MGM to launch show from viral doorbell videos

Amazon-owned companies Ring and Hollywood studio MGM are partnering to create a TV show in the mold of “America’s Funniest Home Videos."
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FILE - A Ring doorbell camera is displayed outside a home in Wolcott, Conn., on July 16, 2019. Two Amazon-owned companies — Ring and Hollywood studio MGM — are teaming up to create a TV show in the mold of “America’s Funniest Home Videos” using viral footage from Ring’s doorbell and smart-home cameras. The half-hour show, called “Ring Nation,” will premier in syndication on Sept. 26, 2022, MGM said. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
August 12

Mary Gauthier uses songwriting to help people through trauma

Nashville-based musician Mary Gauthier has used songwriting to help her through the tough times in her life
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Musician Mary Gauthier poses for a portrait in New York on Feb. 8, 2018. Gauthier released her latest album “Dark Enough to See the Stars" in June. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)
August 12

Judds asks court to seal report of death investigation

The family of country singer Naomi Judd filed a court petition to seal police reports and recordings made during the investigation into her death
August 12
FILE - Naomi Judd performs at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn., on June 13, 2009. Judd's family filed a court petition Friday to seal police reports and recordings made during the investigation into her death. The family said the records contain video and audio interviews with relatives in the immediate aftermath of her death and releasing such details would inflict "significant trauma and irreparable harm.” Judd died at the age of 76 on April 30 at her home in Tennessee. (AP Photo/Josh Anderson, File)
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Naomi Judd's family asks court to seal recorded interviews, other details from police investigation into singer's death

Naomi Judd's family asks court to seal recorded interviews, other details from police investigation into singer's death
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August 12

Oscar winner Troy Kotsur awarded key to Arizona hometown

Troy Kotsur, who made history as the first deaf man to win an Academy Award, has been honored with a key to his Arizona hometown
August 12
In this image provided by the City of Mesa, actor Troy Kotsur, left, receives the key to the city from Mesa Mayor John Giles, on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022 in Mesa, Ariz. Kotsur, who made history as the first deaf man to win an Academy Award, has been honored with a key to his Arizona hometown. (Delia Johnson/City of Mesa via The AP)
August 12

'South Park' enjoys a silver anniversary of satire

Reaching the age of 25 is usually a sign of hitting adulthood, a signal to put away all childish things
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This image released by Comedy Central shows the cast of the animated series, "South Park." For 25 years, "South Park" has viewed the world through the eyes of Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman, four bratty, perpetually bundled-up youngsters in an unhinged Colorado cartoon town. To celebrate their silver anniversary this year, a concert in Colorado sings the show's songs. (Comedy Central via AP)
August 12

Jon Batiste leaves Stephen Colbert's 'The Late Show'

After a seven-year run, the Grammy-winning musician is leaving his perch.
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FILE - Jon Batiste attends the TIME100 Gala in New York on June 8, 2022. Batiste is leaving “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” as bandleader after a seven-year run. Louis Cato, who has served as interim bandleader this summer, will take over on a permanent basis when the show returns for its eighth season. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
August 12

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar week of 8/15/2022
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In ‘The Princess,’ a documentary on Diana flips the focus

Documentarian Ed Perkins' new Diana film “The Princess” has no talking heads and no traditional narrator
August 12
This image released by HBO Max shows promotional art for the film "The Princess," a documentary premiering on Aug. 13. (HBO Max via AP)
August 12

In ‘The Princess,’ a documentary on Diana flips the focus

Documentarian Ed Perkins' new Diana film “The Princess” has no talking heads and no traditional narrator
August 12
This image released by HBO Max shows promotional art for the film "The Princess," a documentary premiering on Aug. 13. (HBO Max via AP)
August 12

New York police say Salman Rushdie suffered stab wound to his neck in on-stage attack, has been airlifted to hospital

New York police say Salman Rushdie suffered stab wound to his neck in on-stage attack, has been airlifted to hospital
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