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It's a wrap for Alaska troopers reality show

06/26/2014 12:30am
It's a wrap for the Alaska State Troopers' reality show.

'Medical issues' hospitalize Boston concertgoers

06/26/2014 12:50am
Many people who attended an electronic dance music show featuring Swedish disc jockey Avicii at the TD Garden arena on Wednesday showed up intoxicated and several were hospitalized, authorities said.

Joan Osborne headlines 2014 rib cook-off in Sparks

06/26/2014 5:10am
Joan Osborne and Jefferson Starship are among the entertainers scheduled to headline this Labor Day weekend at the Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off in Sparks.

'Medical issues' hospitalize Boston concertgoers

06/26/2014 6:20am
Three dozen people were transported to the hospital and as many as 50 others were treated or evaluated at the scene during a an electronic dance music show in Boston featuring Swedish disc jockey Avicii.

Jay Z's touring 'blueprint': Rapper co-headlines

06/26/2014 7:40am
You could create a music award based on Jay Z's collaborative tours.

Summer TV: It should come with danger warnings

06/26/2014 9:30am
It's a frightful world on TV these days.

North Korea's take on new US movie: 'Act of war'

06/26/2014 10:01am
North Korea is warning that the release of a new American comedy about a plot to assassinate leader Kim Jong Un would be an "act of war."

Latin Grammys to be held in Las Vegas Nov. 20

06/26/2014 12:11pm
Officials with the Latin Grammy Awards are planning to broadcast their 15th annual show from the tried-and-true host city of Las Vegas.

Phil Collins donates revolution artifacts to Alamo

06/26/2014 12:41pm
Remember the Alamo? Phil Collins sure does.

Lindsay Lohan to make stage debut in London

06/26/2014 1:21pm
Lindsay Lohan is heading for the London stage — in a play about the hysteria of Hollywood.

City Opera conductor Julius Rudel dies at 93

06/26/2014 2:31pm
Julius Rudel, who was the general director and principal conductor of the New York City Opera for 22 years until 1979 and led other operas around the world, died Thursday morning, his representative said. He was 93.

Beverly Hills Cop sequel being shot in Detroit

06/26/2014 2:51pm
The state of Michigan has approved $13.5 million in incentives for the fourth installment of Eddie Murphy's Beverly Hills Cop franchise, which will be filmed in and around Detroit, officials announced Thursday.

Wannabe rapper is convicted in NYC murder case

06/26/2014 3:31pm
A reputed New York City drug kingpin was convicted on murder charges Thursday in a case that featured amateur rap videos of him rhyming about carrying guns and settling scores with bullets.

Film academy invites 271 to join in the Oscar vote

06/26/2014 4:22pm
A total of 271 people working in the movie business have been asked to join its most exclusive club: the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

'Star Trek' star, US Ambassador tout gay rights

06/26/2014 4:54pm
U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power and "Star Trek" star Zachary Quinto (KWIHN'-toh) are joining forces to promote gay rights in the U.S. and abroad.

'Reading Rainbow' gets hand from Seth MacFarlane

06/26/2014 5:01pm
LeVar Burton's "Reading Rainbow" fundraising effort is getting a boost from a generous pal, Seth MacFarlane.

'Once Upon a Mattress' composer Mary Rodgers dies

06/26/2014 7:13pm
Mary Rodgers, the daughter of Broadway icon Richard Rodgers who found her own fame as composer of the 1959 musical "Once Upon a Mattress" and as the author of the body-shifting book "Freaky Friday," has died. She was 83.

Sherri Shepherd says she's leaving 'The View'

06/26/2014 10:51pm
Sherri Shepherd said Thursday that she's leaving "The View" after seven years as a host, a sign of upheaval at the daytime talk show following creator Barbara Walters' retirement from on-camera duties last month.