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'The Last Jedi' opens with $220M, 2nd best weekend all-time
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" will happily settle for second....

'A Prairie Home Companion' name becomes 'Live from Here'
NEW YORK (AP) -- "A Prairie Home Companion" has been given a new name - "Live from Here" - in the wake of creator Garrison Keillor's acrimonious split with Minnesota Public Radio....

Jazz and pop singer Keely Smith dies of heart failure at 89
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) -- Keely Smith, a pop and jazz singer known for her solo recordings of jazz standards as well as her musical partnership with Louis Prima, has died of apparent heart failure in Palm Springs. She was 89....

Hollywood star John Travolta woos audiences in Saudi Arabia
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Hollywood star John Travolta has wooed fans during a visit to Saudi Arabia, where authorities have said that commercial cinemas will reopen next year after more than a three-decade ban on movie theaters....

In sex assault laws, definition of consent varies widely
For two months now, as accusations of sexual misconduct have piled up against Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced mogul has responded over and over again: "Any allegations of nonconsensual sex are unequivocally denied."...

Major media players start commission for sexual misconduct
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The biggest figures and institutions in entertainment have established a commission to be chaired by Anita Hill that intends to combat sexual misconduct and inequality in the industry in the wake of the huge wave of revelations spurred by allegations against Harvey Weinstein....

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