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Box Office Top 20: 'Compton' dominates, Efron movie flops
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The faith-based family drama "War Room" outshone its competition despite a relatively quiet release, taking the second place spot with $11.4 million from only 1,135 locations. The PG-rated film lost the top spot to "Straight Outta Compton," which is still playing in over 3,000 theaters, but flew past its modest $3.5 million budget on a relatively limited number of screens....

Miley's bare breast: it's not like Janet
NEW YORK (AP) -- Janet Jackson exposed a breast on national television a decade ago and it sparked national outrage. Miley Cyrus' flash barely caused a shrug....

President to take wilderness trip with Bear Grylls
NEW YORK (AP) -- Survival expert Bear Grylls has bagged his biggest celebrity yet for a walk in the wilderness - President Barack Obama....

Memorial held in New York for Broadway actor who died at 21
NEW YORK (AP) -- About three dozen friends, colleagues and former classmates of a rising Broadway actor who had already made history at just 21 years old gathered in Central Park on Monday to mourn his accidental death....

John Legend, David Bowie to write for 'SpongeBob Musical'
NEW YORK (AP) -- There's a "SpongeBob" musical in the works but the music is no kiddie stuff....

Rare photos of 19th-century blacks speak to modern Americans
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Some faces are pensive; others are proud. Some are known; others are obscure. All are black....

Horror movie director Wes Craven dies at 76
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It's hard enough to redefine a genre once in a career, but horror virtuoso Wes Craven managed to do it twice....

Another MTV VMAs, another controversial Miley Cyrus
Justin Bieber cried, Taylor Swift won most of the awards and Kanye West ranted onstage, but Miley Cyrus still owned the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards....

Kanye for 2020? White House welcomes rapper's political bid
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) -- Kanye West for 2020? The White House says it is anticipating the rapper's potential bid for president....

Review: Redford and Nolte in Bryson's 'A Walk in the Woods'
The lure of the wild has recently attracted an interesting batch of solitude seekers: Reese Witherspoon ("Wild"), Mia Wasikowska ("Tracks") and Robert Redford, twice....

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