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Sasheer Zamata finds her voice away from 'SNL' in new show

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 11:33am

Some believe you haven't really made it in comedy until you've landed a one-hour stand-up special. If that's true, then "Saturday Night Live" writer and comedian Sasheer Zamata has officially, made it.

Album with rare 1860s Harriet Tubman photo sells for $161K

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 11:30am

An album containing a rare photograph of 19th century abolitionist and Underground Railroad hero Harriet Tubman has been sold at a New York City auction for $161,000.

Paris exhibition explores racism amid tensions in France

Thomas Adamson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 11:15am

A UNESCO-backed Paris exhibition exploring the psychology behind racism aims to shed light on why racist acts in France are on the rise, and to educate against prejudice.

Leonardo DiCaprio, Q-Tip bro it up at intimate showcase

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 10:44am

Longtime friends Leonardo DiCaprio and Q-Tip hung out at an intimate showcase for an Australian band making its New York City debut late Wednesday.

Mike WiLL Made-It rises as 1 of music's top producers

Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 10:24am

Whenever Mike WiLL Made-It receives any praise for his work on Beyoncé's anthemic "Formation," he thinks about all of the people who doubted he would ever work with the Grammy-winning pop star.

David Tennant among new claimants over tabloid phone hacking

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:44am

Lawyers say nine people, including actor David Tennant and former Formula One driver Eddie Irvine, have launched legal action against Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper operations over alleged tabloid phone-hacking.

Britain's young royals promote conversation on mental health

Siobhan Starrs, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:20am

Britain's Prince William, his wife, Kate, and his brother Prince Harry are spearheading a campaign to encourage people to talk openly about mental health issues.

FBI recovers Rockwell painting stolen in New Jersey in 1976

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 7:24am

The FBI has recovered a 1919 Norman Rockwell painting stolen more than 40 years ago from a New Jersey home.

'Happy Endings' star Adam Pally arrested on drug charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 4:20am

Actor Adam Pally has been arrested and charged with possession of cocaine and marijuana in New York.

First Afghan women's orchestra tries to change attitudes

Karim Sharifi and Rahim Faiez, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 1:28am

Afghanistan's first — and only — all-female symphony is trying to change attitudes in a deeply conservative country where many see music as immoral, especially for women.

Stand up to Cancer co-founder Noreen Fraser dies at 63

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 12:40am

Noreen Fraser, a TV producer whose own cancer diagnosis turned her into an activist against the disease, has died. She was 63.

Visceral 'Dunkirk' footage gets hearts racing

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:32pm

A propeller stops midair. Soldiers packed like sardines on a pier cower in fear of an unseen threat.

'Wonder Woman' wows, Affleck makes appearance at CinemaCon

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:53pm

Wonder Woman is here to save the world, and, possibly the future of Warner Bros. DC Comics universe.

Bob Dylan archives open in Oklahoma; public center planned

Justin Juozapavicius, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 5:24pm

Part of music icon Bob Dylan's once-secret 6,000-piece archive, including thousands of hours of studio sessions, film reels and caches of unpublished lyrics, has opened in Oklahoma, curators announced this week.

AP PHOTOS: 'Napalm Girl' photographer retires after 51 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 5:03pm

Associated Press photographer Nick Ut is retiring after 51 years of taking pictures from the front lines of the Vietnam War to the red carpets of Hollywood.

First reactions from 'The Fate of the Furious' screening

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 4:52pm

"The Fate of the Furious" is in, and it's good according to first reactions to the upcoming film.

BET Networks announces changes in executive ranks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 4:50pm

Executive changes are afoot at BET Networks.

Vin Diesel on Paul Walker: We don't want to let him down

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 3:55pm

Vin Diesel says he and the "Fast and Furious" crew do not want to let down the late Paul Walker with their new film.

Horror, adventure, stunts on display in Cruise's 'The Mummy'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 3:25pm

Universal Pictures is going back to its roots — monsters.

Book: Angelina Jolie was drug-tested for 'Tomb Raider'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 3:15pm

To help shed her early reputation, Angelina Jolie agreed to be drug tested during production of 2001's "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider," according to a new book.