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Police: South Korea singer says he hit girlfriend

09/03/2014 3:40am
Popular South Korean singer and actor Kim Hyun-joong acknowledged he hit his then-girlfriend during an argument in May, police said Wednesday.

Michael Cera: 'You get used to having an audience'

09/03/2014 6:22am
Brooklyn currently has a love affair with facial hair, is awash with hipsters, tons of kale — and now 100 percent more Michael Cera.

Family confronts Alzheimer's in 'Genius of Marian'

09/03/2014 7:50am
Banker White returned to his Massachusetts family home in 2009 to be a good son to his 61-year-old mother, newly diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

Book of Barbra Streisand pics out in December

09/03/2014 9:21am
How obsessive are Barbra Streisand's fans? A coffee table book may provide an answer.

Nash, Gill to perform at Everly Brothers tribute

09/03/2014 9:30am
Graham Nash, Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris are among the performers set to pay tribute to the Everly Brothers next month.

Literacy advocate to receive honorary book prize

09/03/2014 10:01am
A leading advocate for literacy, First Book co-founder and CEO Kyle Zimmer, is receiving an honorary National Book Award.

Maya Angelou's work mixed with hip-hop for album

09/03/2014 10:50am
Maya Angelou's iconic words and lyrics will blend with hip-hop beats for a new album called "Caged Bird Songs."

Egypt court: State satellite must pull Al-Jazeera

09/03/2014 10:50am
Egypt's state news agency reported Wednesday that an administrative court ordered a state-run satellite to implement its order to stop broadcasting the local Al-Jazeera affiliate. State-run NileSat said the court ruling doesn't affect it, however, because it doesn't carry Al-Jazeera Mubasher Misr.

George W. Bush's book about father titled '41'

09/03/2014 11:01am
The title of former President George W. Bush's book about his father will feature a number, not a name.

Family: Ailing Rivers being 'kept comfortable'

09/03/2014 11:50am
Joan Rivers' family says the comedian has been moved from intensive care into a private room, where she is "being kept comfortable."

Alicia Keys ready for December release: baby No.2

09/03/2014 1:31pm
Alicia Keys, who often releases albums in November and December, says she is preparing for another delivery at the end of the year: her second baby.

Carey Mulligan taking 'Skylight' to Broadway

09/03/2014 2:12pm
Carey Mulligan will reprise her role as an English school teacher when she brings a much-cheered revival of David Hare's "Skylight" to Broadway this spring.

Trial postponed in Vegas 'Thunder' shooting case

09/03/2014 2:41pm
A Nevada judge postponed retrial indefinitely and scheduled a competency hearing for a man accused of firing a gun while trying to steal costumes and props from "Thunder From Down Under" male revue cast members at a Las Vegas Strip resort.

Broadway's 'Cinderella' musical closing in January

09/03/2014 4:50pm
The fairy tale for "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" on Broadway is over. The musical will turn into a pumpkin in January after a nearly two-year run.

6 emerging women writers win Jaffe awards

09/03/2014 5:21pm
Two poets, two fiction writers and two nonfiction writers have been named winners of this year's Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers' Awards.

4 held in Detroit killing of French street artist

09/03/2014 5:31pm
Detroit police have arrested four people in the robbery and killing of a French street artist whose body was found in the ruins of an abandoned public housing project last year, authorities said Wednesday.

Toronto Film Festival to kick off season of buzz

09/03/2014 5:41pm
The commodity that most fuels the fervor of the annual Toronto International Film Festival is that elusive lifeblood of Hollywood's awards season: buzz.

Miranda Lambert earns record-tying 9 CMA noms

09/03/2014 6:01pm
Miranda Lambert released the most ambitious album of her career earlier this year and Country Music Association voters responded by giving her a record-tying load of nominations.

Miss America contestants arrive in Atlantic City

09/03/2014 7:01pm
Miss America is back in Atlantic City, just in time to brighten the mood in this dazed gambling city licking its wounds from the closure of a third of its casinos.

David Cassidy admits driving while intoxicated

09/03/2014 8:21pm
Seventies heartthrob David Cassidy has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated in upstate New York.

Police: South Korea singer dies in van accident

09/03/2014 8:30pm
South Korean singer Go Eun-bi, better known as EunB, died after a van carrying her group Ladies' Code crashed into a guard rail on a rain-drenched highway near Seoul, police said Thursday.