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Shah Rukh Khan injured during movie shoot

01/23/2014 3:36am
Shah Rukh Khan's office says the Bollywood superstar has suffered a minor injury while shooting a new movie.

US Ski team suit features national anthem theme

01/23/2014 6:31am
The competition uniforms for the U.S. alpine ski team at the Winter Olympics in Sochi will feature a national anthem-inspired theme.

Jessie Mueller met Carole King once. That enough?

01/23/2014 7:09am
The meeting between the two women was brief but full of emotion. It was a surprise for one. For the other, it was carefully orchestrated.

Poverty TV: Hit UK show stirs welfare debate

01/23/2014 7:15am
It's reality TV for austerity times.

Bulger defends himself in `Whitey' doc at Sundance

01/23/2014 7:33am
James "Whitey" Bulger speaks.

App Watch: Will you be my Between? App for lovers

01/23/2014 8:10am
If ever in doubt about your guy's commitment to a relationship, ask him if he would commit to an app.

UK Royal baby named: It's Mia Grace Tindall

01/23/2014 8:23am
Queen Elizabeth II's new great-granddaughter has been named Mia Grace Tindall.

1,000 years on, girls sing at Canterbury Cathedral

01/23/2014 8:49am
The pure, high voices of the choir soar toward the vaulted ceiling of Canterbury Cathedral as they have for more than 1,000 years. Just one thing is different _ these young choristers in their purple cassocks are girls.

Pamela Anderson asks Israeli PM to endorse fur ban

01/23/2014 8:49am
Actress and animal rights activist Pamela Anderson is asking Israel's prime minister to endorse a bill banning the sale of clothes made of animal fur.

Lansbury relieved 'Murder, She Wrote' remake axed

01/23/2014 9:56am
Angela Lansbury says she's relieved that a planned remake of her classic whodunit series "Murder, She Wrote" has been canceled.

Joshua Henry, Colin Donnell to join Sutton Foster

01/23/2014 9:58am
Sutton Foster will get some help for her next trip on Broadway from Joshua Henry and Colin Donnell.

Lauren unveils Olympic uniforms _ made in USA

01/23/2014 10:27am
Designer Ralph Lauren's new Olympic opening ceremony uniform has lots of stars and stripes. It has lots of red, white and blue. And most importantly, it has a Made in America label.

Inside story on Snowden to be published next month

01/23/2014 10:37am
The race to publish books about Edward Snowden is on.

Parents' white lies are a time-honored tradition

01/23/2014 10:44am
Generally speaking, mom Shannon McCormick loves fruits and vegetables and wants to pass that on to her 4-year-old, but her resolve is tested when she encounters her plump, red nemesis: the tomato.

Picture book coming from Carey and Cannon

01/23/2014 10:54am
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are working on a children's book.

FDA to revise nutrition facts label

01/23/2014 11:07am
Those nutrition labels on the back of food packages may soon become easier to read.

Justin Bieber's bail set at $2,500 after arrest

01/23/2014 11:31am
A judge has set pop singer Justin Bieber's bail at $2,500 on charges of driving under the influence, driving with an expired license and resisting arrest.

'SNL' writer Colin Jost named to 'Weekend Update'

01/23/2014 11:45am
"Saturday Night Live" says Colin Jost (johst) will be the new man at the "Weekend Update" anchor desk.

AP source: Macklemore almost cut from rap Grammys

01/23/2014 11:49am
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis had a rousing 2013 in hip-hop: The Source magazine named Macklemore its "man of the year," the duo was Billboard's top rap act and they took home most of the year's key hip-hop trophies, from the MTV Video Music Awards to the American Music Awards. They even beat Jay Z and Kanye West in the best group category at the BET Awards.

'Black Sails' star not worried about mom's review

01/23/2014 12:14pm
Toby Stephens may be concerned about reviews of his portrayal of Captain Flint in the Starz's series "Black Sails." There is, however, one viewer he's not worried about _ his mother, actress Maggie Smith.

Stars share thoughts on Sundance, staying warm

01/23/2014 12:18pm
The Sundance Film Festival can be a surreal experience. For 10 days in January, the charming mountain town of Park City, Utah, is overrun with actors and movie executives from New York and Los Angeles, plus filmmakers and film fans from all over the world.

Oxfam pans Scarlett Johansson for Israeli deal

01/23/2014 12:38pm
Oxfam International is criticizing Scarlett Johansson over her new ad campaign for an Israeli company that operates in the West Bank.

FDA takes another look at caramel coloring in soda

01/23/2014 1:43pm
The Food and Drug Administration says there's no reason to believe that the coloring added to sodas is unsafe. But the agency is taking another look just to make sure.

LeBron, Durant to join the Super Bowl stars in NY

01/23/2014 1:46pm
Peyton Manning and Russell Wilson. Richard Sherman and Wes Welker.

Actor Dean McDermott enters rehab

01/23/2014 2:00pm
Tori Spelling's husband, Dean McDermott, has entered rehab, his publicist, Jill Fritzo, confirmed Thursday.

Air, space artifacts make way to new home in Va.

01/23/2014 2:37pm
Thousands of the nation's historic air and space artifacts _ including a Navy dive bomber from World War II and spacesuits from the Apollo era _ are slowly being moved from a cramped site in Maryland to a state-of-the-art Smithsonian conservation hangar in northern Virginia.

NBC News' former president Capus to teach

01/23/2014 2:43pm
Former NBC News President Steve Capus will teach management and journalism at a business school's New York headquarters.

Hoffman superior spy in 'A Most Wanted Man'

01/23/2014 2:45pm
Philip Seymour Hoffman's new movie is a psychological thriller about terrorism, but he says it also has something to do with hitting a midlife crisis _ and that's what really drew him to the role.

Nissan settles with gov't over deceptive pickup ad

01/23/2014 3:01pm
Nissan went too far with a TV commercial that depicts its Frontier pickup truck powering up a sandy hill to save a struggling dune buggy, according to the Federal Trade Commission.

The Captain and Tennille headed for divorce

01/23/2014 3:02pm
Captain and Tennille, the popular 1970s married pop duo that sang of sharing forever and of love keeping them together, are splitting.

Bradley Cooper coming to Broadway this fall

01/23/2014 4:11pm
Bradley Cooper, not too long ago crowned "sexiest man alive" by People magazine, is coming to Broadway in an ugly role.

Report: Obama used word 'gay' 272 times in 5 years

01/23/2014 4:30pm
Which recent president has used the word "gay" most often in a public speech, statement or proclamation? And who used it the least, or not at all?

Marijuana banking regulations on the way

01/23/2014 4:34pm
Attorney General Eric Holder says the Obama administration is planning to roll out regulations soon that would allow banks to do business with legal marijuana sellers.

Liberace lover to spend 8 to 20 years in prison

01/23/2014 5:04pm
A former lover of Liberace who was the subject of an HBO film on the pianist's life has been sentenced to eight to 20 years in a Nevada prison for failing another court-ordered drug test while on probation for burglary and identity theft convictions.

How some young stars have fared after arrests

01/23/2014 5:08pm
Justin Bieber's arrest Thursday on suspicion of driving under the influence and other offenses adds his name, and mug shot, to the gallery of stars who enjoyed early success and eventually ended up in handcuffs.

Theater cancels opening show after Reinhold quits

01/23/2014 5:56pm
A suburban Kansas City dinner theater had to cancel its opening night of the play "Harvey" after a disgruntled Judge Reinhold resigned from the production.

Justin Bieber's arrest latest sign of trouble

01/23/2014 6:04pm
When he debuted five years ago, Justin Bieber was a mop-haired heartthrob, clean cut and charming. But a series of troubling incidents have put his innocent image at risk, and none more so than his arrest on DUI charges Thursday.

Beyonce, Jay Z top Billboard Power 100 list

01/23/2014 6:07pm
Beyonce and Jay Z share the top spot on Billboard's Power 100 list.

Police: 24 hurt after passenger attacks bus driver

01/23/2014 6:18pm
A passenger on a Greyhound bus traveling through Arizona "went berserk" and attacked the driver early Thursday, causing the bus to swerve violently and go off the highway before other passengers subdued him, witnesses and authorities said.

Princess Grace biopic pulled from March release

01/23/2014 6:34pm
The Weinstein Co. says "Grace of Monaco," a biopic starring Nicole Kidman, won't be released March 14 as planned.

Miguel celebrates Grammy nominations at LA concert

01/23/2014 6:41pm
Miguel's "How Many Drinks" is nominated for a Grammy on Sunday, and he was in a drinking mood Wednesday night.

Boehner tells Leno life's too good to be president

01/23/2014 11:10pm
House Speaker John Boehner says he likes his life too much to run for president.