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Arsenio fulfills his dream with late-night return

09/05/2013 5:19am
Did fate decree that Arsenio Hall would return to late night after two decades' absence?

Cicely Tyson on winning a Tony, Obama & next steps

09/05/2013 5:52am
There is a beach with fluffy sand in Cicely Tyson's future. She can't wait to get to it. Just don't ask where it is.

Scarlett Johansson engaged to Frenchman

09/05/2013 6:13am
Apparently love didn't get lost in translation for Scarlett Johansson, who is engaged to a Frenchman and onetime journalist.

Underwood brings new 'Sunday Night Football' theme

09/05/2013 8:31am
Carrie Underwood has taken the handoff from Faith Hill to perform the musical introduction for NBC's "Sunday Night Football," but don't expect the two country superstars to sing it the same way.

Maya Angelou to receive honorary book award

09/05/2013 8:49am
The book world is finally honoring Maya Angelou.

Indonesian Muslims protest Miss World pageant

09/05/2013 9:02am
Indonesian Muslim hard-liners resumed protests Thursday against the Miss World pageant, as organizers insisted that the event would go on as scheduled this weekend on the resort island of Bali.

Daphne Oz of 'The Chew' reveals she is pregnant

09/05/2013 9:03am
Here's one kid who'll be guaranteed to have healthy baby food.

Italian film fetes dignity of manual work

09/05/2013 9:33am
The star of a new film celebrating the dignity of manual labor is lamenting that many of his fellow Italians shun traditional trades like carpentry, leaving such jobs to immigrants even during stubborn economic crises.

Apple pie in an hour? As easy as it is delicious

09/05/2013 10:26am
As satisfying as it is to eat freshly picked apples straight up and unadorned, the chill of fall makes it equally tempting to head back to the kitchen and bake them into a pie.

Review: Latest in Fargo series is good read

09/05/2013 11:08am
"The Mayan Secrets: a Fargo Adventure" (Putnam), by Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry

Madame Tussauds to unveil William and Kate in wax

09/05/2013 11:13am
Madame Tussauds says its Washington location will start displaying wax figures of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge later this month.

Lorna Luft, Liza Minnelli reunite for concert

09/05/2013 11:54am
Judy Garland's talented daughters Lorna Luft and Liza Minnelli will perform together for the first time in 20 years during two concerts next month to raise money to fight breast cancer.

Amid Syria fears, Botticelli work stays in Italy

09/05/2013 1:20pm
With tensions high in the Mediterranean over Syria, Italy has decided it's not the right time to send a Botticelli masterpiece on loan to Israel.

'Blurred Lines' named Billboard song of the summer

09/05/2013 1:34pm
To no one's surprise, Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" is Billboard's song of the summer.

National Symphony to debut music on 1st president

09/05/2013 1:56pm
The National Symphony Orchestra is preparing a multimedia composition focused on George Washington's life.

Absent Assange looms over debut of WikiLeaks drama

09/05/2013 2:37pm
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, but he's very present at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Rapper A$AP Rocky charged with slapping Philly fan

09/05/2013 2:48pm
Hip-hop star A$AP Rocky is facing an allegation of assault during the Made in America festival in Philadelphia.

Conn. mayor tells heckled Chappelle: Quit whining

09/05/2013 4:36pm
Hartford's mayor said Thursday comedian Dave Chappelle should "quit whining" about being heckled.

Shoji at fashion week: OK to call him `pretty'

09/05/2013 4:59pm
Edgy and raw is OK for someone else, but designer Tadashi Shoji says he's happy to have his clothes called pretty, sweet and ladylike, among other flowery terms.

Broadway revival of 'Annie' to close in January

09/05/2013 5:05pm
It's hard-knock life on Broadway _ the revival of "Annie" is set to close in January.

Sally Struthers' drunk driving charge dropped

09/05/2013 5:14pm
Maine prosecutors have dropped a drunk-driving charge against actress Sally Struthers under an agreement in which she pleaded guilty to a lesser charge.

Chai fits into larger puzzle at fashion week

09/05/2013 5:21pm
Fashion is having a moment of fluidity, particularly in the newest collections from Richard Chai that debuted Thursday at New York Fashion Week.

Former Sen John Ensign opens Vegas animal hospital

09/05/2013 5:39pm
Two years after resigning from Congress amid an ethics probe involving his affair with a former campaign staffer, former U.S. Sen. John Ensign of Nevada is opening a luxury animal hospital in Las Vegas.

Creatures of the Wind finding fashion footing

09/05/2013 5:58pm
Creatures of the Wind seems to be finding its footing at New York Fashion Week.

Preview of spring styles at NY Fashion Week

09/05/2013 6:18pm
Previews of spring styles officially started Thursday at New York Fashion Week, but the crowd here always likes to get a jump on things, so the stylists, editors, retailers, models and celebrities were drawn to a slew of early events, including the Style Awards at the Lincoln Center tents that serve as a hub for the next eight days.

Absent Assange looms over debut of WikiLeaks drama

09/05/2013 8:52pm
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, but he's very present at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Maya-language television soap opera airs in Mexico

09/05/2013 9:32pm
The protagonists of one of Mexico's newest soap operas go through love, betrayal and family problems, a typical story line for the popular genre, except they do it in an ancient language.