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Elton John at iTunes fest: 'Magical to be alive'

09/13/2013 4:53am
Sir Elton John showed the iTunes generation just how it's done.

Ex-Canada PM: New documentary better than 'Argo'

09/13/2013 5:53am
A former Canadian prime minister said Thursday the real story of how a former Canadian ambassador protected Americans during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis is a "better story" than Ben Affleck's Oscar-winning picture "Argo."

Bora Aksu brings sunshine to London Fashion Week

09/13/2013 5:53am
Fall may be just settling on London, but designer Bora Aksu already has audiences longing for sunnier climes and exotic Aegean holidays with his cheerful new collection for spring and summer.

Performer Prince Jazzbo dies in Jamaica at 62

09/13/2013 5:54am
Prince Jazzbo, a rap reggae performer and producer whose career spanned 40 years, has died in his native Jamaica. He was 62.

London Fashion Week kicks off with digital drive

09/13/2013 7:19am
The fashion universe has always seemed a bit of a self-contained bubble. Those too-tall models in acres of silk? Those outlandish shoes you can't walk in? The dresses that cost as much as a small car? Nice to look at, but hardly a part of most people's lives.

Hispanic and Asian flavors combine for quick chili

09/13/2013 9:06am
A robust chili that's on the table in just 30 minutes? Thanks to a blending of Hispanic and Asian flavors, it's easy.

Playwright Ethan Coen fears he's selling out

09/13/2013 9:15am
Ethan Coen, nursing a black coffee in a midtown cafe at the end of a busy workday, is in no mood for compliments.

Ross Mathews' new E! show celebrates pop culture

09/13/2013 9:25am
With his high-pitch voice, infectious giggle and encyclopedic knowledge of pop culture and entertainment, TV personality Ross Mathews has broken into the in-crowd of Hollywood.

Bethenny Frankel brings no-nonsense approach to TV

09/13/2013 9:33am
Bethenny Frankel is making a point of saying "no" _ even when the demands on her time are constant as she debuts a daytime talk show.

Senegalese rappers spin world news on TV program

09/13/2013 9:47am
The war in Syria isn't the easiest topic to break down in a brief newscast. But that's exactly what Senegalese rapper Makhtar "Xuman" Fall does _ and throws it down in rhyme no less.

Q&A: Janelle Monae on new album, Prince, therapy

09/13/2013 9:49am
Janelle Monae finally gave birth this week. No, it wasn't a little baby, but a bundle of music that she says was just as labor-intensive.

NM Goodwill to hold donated 'Breaking Bad' auction

09/13/2013 10:08am
Memorabilia from the AMC hit television series "Breaking Bad" is scheduled to be auctioned to benefit Albuquerque-area Goodwill stores after the nonprofit helped with production.

Kidman says she's OK but shaken after collision

09/13/2013 10:36am
Nicole Kidman says she was shaken up after being knocked down by a bicyclist on a city sidewalk.

Queen Latifah plans to make noise with new show

09/13/2013 11:42am
Queen Latifah knows a reliable stress reliever to cope with the pressures of launching a daytime show.

Patti Webster, publicist to stars, dies of cancer

09/13/2013 12:25pm
Patti Webster, a longtime publicist who represented stars including Usher, Janet Jackson, Chris Paul and Alicia Keys, died Friday. She was 49.

Actress Pia Zadora ordered to do anger counseling

09/13/2013 1:37pm
A judge on Thursday ordered singer-actress Pia Zadora to complete alcohol and impulse control counseling.

Choir to voice the words of Birmingham's `unsung'

09/13/2013 2:38pm
Seeking inspiration for a musical commission to mark the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, composer Yotam Haber turned to the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute's Oral History Project. Combing through the files in the Alabama city, he came across a 1998 interview with Henrietta Tripp.

Tough-girl pink at Jean-Pierre Braganza show

09/13/2013 2:57pm
Cotton candy pink isn't just for girly girls.

Stripes and sun dresses at Jasper Conran show

09/13/2013 3:16pm
It's all about big stripes and pretty, unfussy sun dresses at Jasper Conran's spring catwalk preview.

Mexican singer Luis Miguel honored in Las Vegas

09/13/2013 3:46pm
Superstar Mexican singer Luis Miguel will be honored by the City of Las Vegas, the State of Nevada and the Las Vegas International Press Association during a Las Vegas concert over Mexican Independence Day weekend.

London Fashion Week opens with range of styles

09/13/2013 4:37pm
Bye for now New York, hello London: Spring womenswear previews opened at London Fashion Week Friday, as fashion editors, buyers and models fresh off the plane from the other side of the Atlantic kicked off a whirlwind series of catwalk shows in the British capital.

Jordana Brewster welcomes a son via surrogate

09/13/2013 4:42pm
Jordana Brewster is on diaper duty.