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Big milestone for Britain's little prince

07/22/2014 4:40am
The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes.

Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

07/22/2014 5:41am
The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

Vine star Mendes finds breakthrough on pop charts

07/22/2014 6:50am
Six seconds isn't a long time, but Vine superstar Shawn Mendes made the time count when posting cover songs on the social media platform.

'X-Men' VR experience coming to Comic-Con

07/22/2014 8:51am
Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X.

'Simpsons' marathon, digital Simpsons World coming

07/22/2014 9:49am
The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be followed this fall by a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy.

Correction: Obit-Thomas Berger story

07/22/2014 11:51am
In a story July 22 about the death of author Thomas Berger, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the main character in his novel "Little Big Man" fought with the Cherokees at the Battle of Little Big Horn. He fought with the Cheyenne.

The Source mag launches expo, all-star concert

07/22/2014 12:01pm
The hip-hop magazine The Source is celebrating its 25th year with an expo and an anniversary concert.

Freida Pinto speaks at girls' rights summit in UK

07/22/2014 12:21pm
Actress Freida Pinto of "Slumdog Millionaire" fame has joined forces with girls' rights campaigners in calling for an end to the practice of female genital mutilation.

George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

07/22/2014 1:01pm
A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed — by beetles.

Toronto Film Festival unveils lineup

07/22/2014 2:31pm
The Toronto International Film Festival unveiled a star-heavy lineup amid increased festival jockeying for the most plum premieres of Hollywood's fall season.

Oops! EPA goes off topic, tweets about Kardashian

07/22/2014 3:32pm
The Environmental Protection Agency's fight to clean up water pollution got a splash of pop culture Tuesday, thanks to an Internet flub involving reality TV star Kim Kardashian.

Ken Burns turns his lens on Roosevelt dynasty

07/22/2014 4:10pm
For 30 years, Ken Burns has found the Roosevelt family "irresistible."

Nathan Lane: Straight actors can play gay roles

07/22/2014 5:31pm
Gay actors shouldn't have a monopoly on gay roles, award-winning stage and screen actor Nathan Lane said.

'Downton Abbey' back on Jan. 4 for season 5

07/22/2014 7:01pm
"Downton Abbey" will be back for its fifth season on Jan. 4, but the return date for another hit PBS series, "Sherlock," is up in the air, PBS chief executive Paula Kerger said Tuesday.

Pat Schroeder: Clinton would face 'subdued sexism'

07/22/2014 7:10pm
Former House Democrat Pat Schroeder predicts that Hillary Clinton would face "a lot of sexism" if she decides to run for president in 2016.