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Viola Davis shares story of assault at Rape Foundation event
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Viola Davis has seen the effects of sexual assault first hand....

'Magnificent Seven' rides Denzel's star power to $35M debut
NEW YORK (AP) -- Movie stars don't open movies anymore? Tell that to Denzel Washington and Tom Hanks....

Country singer Jean Shepard dies; was Grand Ole Opry staple
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jean Shepard, "the grand lady of the Grand Ole Opry" who had a long recording career as an influential female in country music, died Sunday, according to an Opry spokeswoman. Shepard was 82....

Jane Pauley replacing Osgood at 'Sunday Morning'
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jane Pauley is becoming a morning television host again - this time at a much more relaxed pace. CBS said Sunday she will replace Charles Osgood as anchor of the "Sunday Morning" telecast....

Tom Hanks returning to Cleveland to headline film benefit
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Tom Hanks is returning to Cleveland in December to headline the Greater Cleveland Film Commission's annual fundraiser, "Behind the Camera."...

Still no will, but work to settle Prince estate forges ahead
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Work to settle Prince's estate is moving forward, and a closed hearing is expected to be held this week to resolve an undisclosed dispute between the likely heirs and the trust company that's managing the estate. Court papers say only that the dispute involves "confidential business agreements." Five months after the musician's death, here's a look at where things stand:...

Rihanna, Kendrick, Metallica play at Global Citizen fest
NEW YORK (AP) -- Rihanna ran through her pop and R&B hits, Eddie Vedder partnered with Chris Martin and Kendrick Lamar was enthusiastic and energetic during his hour-long set at the Global Citizen Festival in New York....

Young stars of social media fill Dolce&Gabbana front row
MILAN (AP) -- Social media stars have brought a fresh buzz to Milan Fashion Week. As word of their whereabouts spreads, gaggles of fans gather outside the restaurant or show venue where they are gathered, hoping for the chance to get a selfie - the pixel version of the 15 minutes of fame....

Louisiana accordionist Buckwheat Zydeco has died
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Musician Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr., who rose from a cotton-picking family in southwest Louisiana to introduce zydeco music to the world through his namesake band Buckwheat Zydeco, has died. He was 68....

A time hop through the hotbed of celebrity divorce
NEW YORK (AP) -- Doug and Mary. Eddie and Debbie. Alec and Kim. Brad and Angelina. Liz and, well, take your pick....

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