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Singapore won't destroy 2 gay-themed book titles

07/18/2014 5:10am
Two children's books dealing with gay subjects won't be destroyed after all and will be restored to Singapore's public libraries, an official said Friday.

German artist Otto Piene dies, aged 86

07/18/2014 6:31am
German artist Otto Piene, known for his colorful paintings and gigantic open-air sculptures, has died at age 86.

Lawsuit over Oprah's Colorado property dismissed

07/18/2014 7:11am
A lawsuit accusing Oprah Winfrey of blocking access to hiking trails near her property above Telluride, Colorado, has been dismissed.

Man gets probation for trespassing at Swift's home

07/18/2014 7:51am
A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to probation after being found guilty of trespassing at singer Taylor Swift's seaside mansion in Rhode Island.

Eviction delayed from 'Real Housewives' mansion

07/18/2014 8:01am
"Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast members Melissa and Joe Gorga won't be able to move back into their Montville mansion just yet.

Broadway lights will be dimmed in Stritch's memory

07/18/2014 8:41am
Broadway marquees will be dimmed in memory of a Tony- and Emmy-winning actress who epitomized New York and the theater world.

Lady A moving at jetliner's pace in life, studio

07/18/2014 9:20am
The title for Lady Antebellum's forthcoming new album, "747," refers to a hook in the title song about how a commercial jetliner can't go fast enough for a man trying to reclaim his love. It's also a fitting analogy for the country trio's own super-sonic momentum over the last year.

Lawsuit: Tyler Perry interfered with studio plan

07/18/2014 9:23am
A Georgia entertainment company is suing Tyler Perry, accusing the filmmaker of unfairly working with government officials to transform a former military base into a studio for Perry's company.

Teen metal band plans book after Sony label deal

07/18/2014 10:11am
The teen metal band Unlocking the Truth, which recently signed a multi-album deal with Sony, plans to release a book next year.

NYC museum gets gift of Lichtenstein sketchbooks

07/18/2014 10:31am
The estate of Roy Lichtenstein has donated 21 of the pop artist's sketchbooks and two of his early drawings to the Morgan Library & Museum.

Trent Reznor contemplates the future, the road

07/18/2014 12:50pm
Trent Reznor is in a race with technology, from the way he presents his music to fans on the road to how he approaches his job as chief creative officer at Beats Electronics.

Alexandra Shipp to play R&B singer Aaliyah in film

07/18/2014 12:51pm
Alexandra Shipp has very little time to get ready for her new role as the late R&B singer Aaliyah.

QUICKQUOTE: CW's president on Shatner's tweets

07/18/2014 1:12pm
"I am thrilled that Captain Kirk tweets. It's always good to have someone who is passionate about your shows," said The CW President Mark Pedowitz of William Shatner's tendency to live-tweet his network's shows.

White House party crasher fails to make ballot

07/18/2014 2:21pm
One-time White House party crasher and former reality television figure Tareq Salahi has failed to submit enough valid signatures to qualify for the ballot as an Independent Green Party candidate for outgoing U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's seat in Congress.

'Supernatural' stars still energized at season 10

07/18/2014 3:10pm
"Supernatural" stars Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki say the TV series they started nine years ago remains just as fun today as it did at the beginning.

CNN reassigns reporter after 'scum' tweet

07/18/2014 4:01pm
CNN has pulled reporter Diana Magnay out of the Middle East after she referred to a group of Israelis who had allegedly threatened her while reporting on Gaza as "scum" in a tweet.

Exec producer of 'The Flash' teases new series

07/18/2014 4:31pm
Geoff Johns, executive producer of "The Flash," says the upcoming CW series is probably the most faithful DC Comics adaptation ever.

'Ninja Warrior' competitor wants to inspire others

07/18/2014 7:40pm
A YouTube video that shows Kacy Catanzaro, a 5-foot, 100-pound gymnast, breezing through an obstacle course where others twice her size often fail has garnered more than 6 million views since she competed in the "American Ninja Warriors" TV show.

'Homeland' has eye on 4th year after Emmy snub

07/18/2014 8:10pm
Seeing "Homeland" lose out on an Emmy best-drama nomination after two consecutive nods was painful, series co-creator Alex Gansa said.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

07/18/2014 8:41pm
Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Lawyer: Unclear where Casey Kasem's body is

07/18/2014 11:10pm
A judge has granted Casey Kasem's daughter a temporary restraining order preventing the famous radio host's wife from cremating his remains, but it's unclear where those remains are or whether they've already been disposed of.