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The Latest: White House to fully restore CNN reporter's pass

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 2:17pm

The Latest on the White House press and CNN reporter Jim Acosta (all times local):

The Rolling Stones plan 13 US live dates next year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 1:43pm

The Rolling Stones will be rolling through the United States next year.

Peter Simon, Martha's Vineyard photographer, dies at 71

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 1:43pm

Peter Simon, a longtime photographer on Martha's Vineyard, has died at the age of 71.

Prosecutors double down on Harvey Weinstein charges

Jim Mustian, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 1:34pm

New York prosecutors pushed back Monday against Harvey Weinstein's latest attempt to have the criminal case against him dismissed, saying there is "ample evidence" to move forward with the sexual assault charges against the former Hollywood producer.

Best-picture Oscars up for sale in rare auction

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 11:23am

Two Academy Awards for best picture are going up for sale in a rare auction of Oscars.

'Little Drummer Girl' remains relevant in new miniseries

John Carucci, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 10:59am

John le Carre's best-selling novel "The Little Drummer Girl" was released in 1983 but remains timely — and that disturbs Alexander Skarsgard.

Memorial service set for 'Hee Haw' host, guitarist Roy Clark

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 10:12am

A public memorial service is planned in Oklahoma for singer-guitarist Roy Clark, who headlined the TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century.

White House to restore Acosta's pass, with a warning

David Bauder and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 10:01am

The Trump administration on Monday abruptly dropped its effort to bar CNN reporter Jim Acosta from the White House, but warned he could have his credentials pulled again if he doesn't follow guidelines governing journalists' behavior.

On Netflix now, Frank Grillo is looking for a fight

Gary Gerard Hamilton, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 9:44am

Most travelers to new places usually aren't looking for a fight. Frank Grillo definitely is.

Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine arrested on racketeering charges

Jim Mustian, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 9:13am

The rapper known as Tekashi 6ix9ine was in federal custody Monday awaiting a Manhattan court appearance on racketeering charges alleging that he participated in the July shooting of a bystander in Brooklyn and the gunpoint robbery of his gang's rivals last spring.

Elevator in Chicago skyscraper fell 84 floors before rescue

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 8:55am

People rescued from a trapped elevator in one of Chicago's tallest skyscrapers later learned they had dropped 84 floors.

Ron Chernow to speak at White House correspondents' dinner

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 8:55am

The White House Correspondents' Association announced Monday that Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow will address its annual dinner next year, breaking from its tradition of featuring an entertainer following the pushback over comedian Michelle Wolf's sharply anti-Trump performance last time.

Outsiders, academy members to pick Nobel Literature winners

Jan M. Olsen, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 6:38am

Only half of those who choose the winners of next year's Nobel Prize in literature will be members of the scandal-rocked Swedish Academy that has always previously awarded the prize, the prestigious body said Monday.

Sen. Kamala Harris plans picture book edition of memoir

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 6:09am

Sen. Kamala Harris, whose memoir comes out Jan. 8, isn't only writing for those of voting age.

Pamela Anderson calls Australian PM's comments 'smutty'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 5:08am

Pamela Anderson is criticizing Australia's prime minister for making "smutty, unnecessary comments about a woman voicing her political opinion."

'Picasso' found under tree in Romania appears to be hoax

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 19th - 3:38am

A Romanian novelist who thought she had found a painting by Pablo Picasso stolen from a museum in the Netherlands six years ago seems to have been the victim of a prank.

Taiwan president defends pro-independence film award winner

Yanan Wang, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 9:08pm

Taiwan's president expressed her support for the prestigious Golden Horse film awards after a pro-Taiwan independence director's speech ignited controversy in mainland China.

Tsukamoto inspired by Japan's masters, acting under Scorsese

Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 6:48pm

Japanese filmmaker Shinya Tsukamoto turned to his country's masters for inspiration for his latest work, "Killing," his first samurai movie. But he also emulated the way Martin Scorsese gave free rein to his actors, a technique Tsukamoto learned when he was cast in "Silence" as a Christian martyr.

Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin confirm marriage on Instagram

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 1:32pm

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are confirming their long rumored marriage. On Instagram, at least.

Diddy mourns for Kim Porter, says 'more than soul mates'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 12:50pm

Sean "Diddy" Combs made his first public statements Sunday since the loss of Kim Porter, his longtime former girlfriend and mother of three of his children, saying they were "more than best friends" and "more than soul mates."