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Man arrested in Anne Frank book vandalism in Tokyo

03/14/2014 5:10am
Japanese police have arrested a man for allegedly tearing pages out of books related to Anne Frank at a Tokyo library.

Longtime Associated Press Hollywood correspondent Bob Thomas has died at age 92.

03/14/2014 6:40am
Longtime Associated Press Hollywood correspondent Bob Thomas has died at age 92.

Bob Thomas, dean of Hollywood reporters, dies

03/14/2014 6:50am
Bob Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, from Clark Gable to Tom Cruise, died Friday. He was 92.

The Weather Channel reimagines morning

03/14/2014 9:11am
Sam Champion is trying to deliver more than a weather forecast.

Universal Orlando reveals Harry Potter details

03/14/2014 9:20am
Universal Orlando Resort says the Harry Potter-themed area opening at Universal Orlando Resort this summer will allow fans to ride the Hogwarts Express train and experience the British countryside just as characters did in the book and movie series.

Forest Hills to host concert with Zac Brown Band

03/14/2014 10:01am
The Forest Hills Stadium, a storied New York City sports and concert site, will launch a full music season this year.

Original 'Dreamgirls' star makes return to music

03/14/2014 10:31am
With her first solo album in two decades, Jennifer Holliday is on the comeback trail. But the singer, best known for her Tony-winning performance as Effie in the original Broadway production of "Dreamgirls" and the iconic rendition of "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going," wasn't always sure she wanted her career resurrected.

Man killed by authorities 'Into the wild' hunter

03/14/2014 11:21am
A relative says a man fatally shot by authorities in Alaska over the weekend was a moose hunter who found the body of a young wanderer whose story was featured in the movie "Into the Wild."

Directing 'Bad Words' was 'privilege' for Bateman

03/14/2014 11:51am
After audiences see Jason Bateman's new movie, "Bad Words," the actor, who makes his feature-film directorial debut with the comedy, will have one question: "Do I need to apologize?"

TV movie dramatizes LA's 'Grim Sleeper' killings

03/14/2014 12:20pm
Journalist Christine Pelisek was taken aback when a producer contacted her about making a TV movie about a relentless serial killer dubbed the Grim Sleeper and her pursuit of the story.

For Marvel, a digital timeline for 75-year history

03/14/2014 12:41pm
From the Golden Age Toro to Ultimate Human Torch, characters sprung from Marvel Entertainment are as varied as the people who read, watch, listen and play them in video games.

Toronto mayor slams actor Kevin Spacey

03/14/2014 1:21pm
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is claiming he wouldn't know Kevin Spacey "if I ran over him," a week after the House of Cards star poked fun at the mayor when both appeared on a late night talk show.

Obama's 'Funny or Die' skit over 15 million hits

03/14/2014 1:31pm
President Barack Obama's appearance on the "Between Two Ferns" satirical online talk show this week is at 15 million views — almost at Justin Bieber levels.

Lady Gaga addresses difficulties in SXSW keynote

03/14/2014 1:41pm
Lady Gaga vowed to quit pop music rather than compromise, detailing a difficult year that included an underperforming new album during her much-anticipated keynote session at South By Southwest on Friday.

'Divergent' star Shailene Woodley hugs it out

03/14/2014 2:31pm
Shailene Woodley is known for her hugs. The 22-year-old "Divergent" star gives hearty embraces — often more than one —to everyone she meets.

Malaysian jet mystery a big TV ratings draw

03/14/2014 3:21pm
The mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet has become a hot television story, particularly on CNN.

Spandau Ballet makes return to US at SXSW

03/14/2014 3:21pm
It's been nearly three decades since Spandau Ballet played in the United States. After a successful return to America at South By Southwest, members of the influential British pop group now wonder why they stayed away for so long.

Authorities: Chris Brown arrested on warrant

03/14/2014 4:41pm
Authorities say R&B singer Chris Brown has been arrested on a warrant.

Lil Wayne says 'Tha Carter V' will be last solo LP

03/14/2014 7:11pm
Lil Wayne said during an appearance at South By Southwest that he plans to make "Tha Carter V" his last solo album and that the first single from the still-in-progress LP will be out in the next week.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

03/14/2014 10:40pm
Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: