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Bass says no 'N Sync reunion tour; dishes on Cyrus

08/27/2013 6:20am
Don't get your heart set on anything more than the 90-second `N Sync reunion seen on the MTV Video Music Awards. The performance marked the first time the band played together in 11 years, and also the last time they'll do it, at least for a while.

Robinson pays tribute to Motown's chief of charm

08/27/2013 7:33am
She didn't sing a note or write a lick of a lyric, but Smokey Robinson contends that Maxine Powell was as essential to Motown Records' operation as the legendary label's songwriters, producers and musicians.

Review: Paterniti chronicles more than cheese

08/27/2013 9:36am
"The Telling Room: a Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese" (Dial Press), by Michael Paterniti

'42' actor Boseman to play James Brown in biopic

08/27/2013 9:37am
After bringing Jackie Robinson to the big screen, Chadwick Boseman is going to try another icon: James Brown.

Nordic tour groups cancel over 60,000 Egypt trips

08/27/2013 10:15am
Major tour operators in Finland, Sweden, Norway and Denmark say they have canceled at least 60,000 trips to Egypt through the winter season that lasts until April due to recent unrest.

'Star Wars' cinematographer Gilbert Taylor dies

08/27/2013 10:55am
Gilbert Taylor was a master of black and white and a master of different universes.

Multitasking homeowners demand more of their space

08/27/2013 11:14am
Washing clothes in the bedroom. Sending email from the laundry room.

Right at Home: a glass act

08/27/2013 11:19am
When silica, soda and lime meet high heat, a beautiful alchemy occurs. The result _ a taffy-like substance otherwise known as glass _ has inspired creative minds for centuries.

Choose groundcovers for their function

08/27/2013 11:29am
Turf grass is the groundcover of choice for many property owners, mainly for its rich, carpet-like appearance. But grass is thirsty, demands frequent maintenance and provides little wildlife appeal.

Caroline Kennedy to join March on Washington rally

08/27/2013 1:09pm
Caroline Kennedy is joining the lineup of speakers commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington at the Lincoln Memorial.

Look out: A fall harvest of new broadcast TV shows

08/27/2013 1:28pm
There's something antiquated about the custom long known as the Fall TV Season.

Music Review: Franz Ferdinand make loud comeback

08/27/2013 2:36pm
Franz Ferdinand, "Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action," (Domino)

Review: Goodie Mob reunites with CeeLo-led album

08/27/2013 3:00pm
Goodie Mob, "Age Against the Machine" (Alliance Entertainment)

Michael Buble, Luisana Lopilato welcome baby boy

08/27/2013 3:33pm
Michael Buble is a father.

Obama says 'The Butler' movie made him tear up

08/27/2013 5:06pm
President Barack Obama says he got teary while watching "Lee Daniels' The Butler," a movie about a black White House servant who worked for several presidents.

Some school districts quit healthier lunch program

08/27/2013 5:08pm
After just one year, some schools around the country are dropping out of the healthier new federal lunch program, complaining that so many students turned up their noses at meals packed with whole grains, fruits and vegetables that the cafeterias were losing money.

Prominent entertainment lawyer Irwin Russell dies

08/27/2013 6:16pm
A family representative says prominent entertainment lawyer Irwin Russell, whose clients included such industry heavyweights as Michael Eisner, Jim Henson and David Wolper, has died at age 87.

AP PHOTOS: Hungry ghosts descend on Chinese homes

08/27/2013 6:28pm
 The gates of hell have opened. Its ghosts have been let loose to roam on earth and visit the homes of their relatives.

'Girls Gone Wild' creator gets 270 days in jail

08/27/2013 11:33pm
"Girls Gone Wild" creator Joe Francis was sentenced Tuesday to 270 days in jail and three years' probation for choking a woman and repeatedly slamming her head to the ground at his Los Angeles mansion in 2011.