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Spike Lee helps a film student face his past

07/23/2014 12:00am
When a film student decided to revisit his criminal teenage past, he found a powerful ally in filmmaker Spike Lee.

Son of British singer Adele wins privacy case

07/23/2014 5:00am
British singer Adele's toddler son has won a five-figure sum in damages after paparazzi photographed private family moments.

3 NYC students get recording contract approval

07/23/2014 5:50am
Three middle school students in a heavy metal band have gotten permission from a Manhattan judge to sign a multi-year recording contract with Sony.

3 NYC students get recording contract approval

07/23/2014 6:00am
Three school students in a heavy metal band have gotten permission from a Manhattan judge to sign a multi-year recording contract with Sony.

Coroner: Heroin overdose killed Peaches Geldof

07/23/2014 6:21am
Model and TV personality Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose after relapsing from a battle to give up the drug, a British coroner ruled Wednesday.

Swift, Coldplay set for iHeartRadio festival

07/23/2014 7:20am
Taylor Swift, Coldplay and One Direction are part of the star-studded lineup for this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival.

No romance for 'Downton Abbey' in-laws, say actors

07/23/2014 7:31am
Michelle Dockery and Allen Leech of "Downton Abbey" say Cupid's arrow is not headed for their characters.

Americans aplenty as UK's Booker Prize goes global

07/23/2014 7:31am
The Americans have arrived in force for Britain's Booker literary prize.

Dumb Starbucks explained on Comedy Central show

07/23/2014 7:40am
Dumb Starbucks is coming back, but only on TV.

4-day Comic Con festival kicks off in San Diego

07/23/2014 8:41am
Like Batman responding to a beaming Bat signal in the sky, fans are streaming to San Diego for the 45th annual Comic-Con pop culture extravaganza.

Duran Duran accuses fan club of contract breach

07/23/2014 10:31am
Popular 1980s band Duran Duran is suing its own fan club.

CBS says Colbert keeping CBS' 'Late Show' in NYC

07/23/2014 12:10pm
Stephen Colbert will not only be following in David Letterman's footsteps, he'll be doing it on the same stage.

Michael Jackson's hometown to name school for him

07/23/2014 12:21pm
Plans are in the works to name a school after Michael Jackson in the late pop star's Indiana hometown.

Shemar Moore to return to 'Young and Restless'

07/23/2014 12:41pm
Shemar Moore is returning to his daytime roots with a two-day guest appearance on "The Young and the Restless."

'Sinister Six' spinoff to come next for Spider-Man

07/23/2014 1:11pm
The Spider-Man franchise will detour next with a "Sinister Six" spinoff in 2016, pushing "The Amazing Spider-Man 3" to 2018, Sony's Columbia Pictures said Wednesday in announcing an updated schedule.

Filmmaker Michael Moore's divorce is finalized

07/23/2014 2:01pm
Filmmaker Michael Moore's divorce from Kathleen Glynn has been finalized, ending their two-decade-long marriage.

CBS event marks civil rights anniversary

07/23/2014 2:41pm
A CBS News event Thursday marking the 50th anniversary of civil rights legislation is both a look back at history and a glimpse into future business opportunities for a broadcast news division.

Musician Nas finds his family tree in PBS series

07/23/2014 3:31pm
When Nas became the first rapper invited to trace his family tree through the PBS series "Finding Your Roots," he welcomed the opportunity.

Fans hop aboard exclusive train to Comic-Con

07/23/2014 4:21pm
For a lucky fellowship of fans, Comic-Con is beginning early on a private train car trekking to the pop-culture convention.

'Mamma Mia!' closing on Strip after just 3 months

07/23/2014 4:31pm
The hit Broadway musical "Mamma Mia!" is closing early next month after only three months on the Las Vegas Strip.

Stonestreet: Acceptance will grow for gay athletes

07/23/2014 6:30pm
Actor Eric Stonestreet predicts that one day, it's not going to take an act of courage for an openly gay person to play in the NFL.