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The Latest: Women who worked for Franken vouch for him


The Latest on allegations of sexual misconduct against Sen. Al Franken (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Several women who worked for Minnesota Sen. Al Franken are vouching for him after … Click to Continue »


Matthew McConaughey spotted playing around with a blow-up doll in Miami

Matthew McConaughey was turning heads on South Beach Thursday. The actor was shooting a scene for his latest comedy “The Beach Bum,” and he was dressed a little on the … Click to Continue »

Rare comic showing Superman's 1st appearance to be auctioned


A well-preserved issue of the 1938 comic book that first featured Superman is heading to the auction block. Profiles in History announced Friday that it will sell a copy of … Click to Continue »


Model Gigi Hadid pulls out of Victoria's Secret China show


Supermodel Gigi Hadid said Friday she will not be walking the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai next week, a few months after Chinese internet users accused her of racist … Click to Continue »


Actor Tom Sizemore denies groping allegations


Actor Tom Sizemore has addressed recent allegations that he groped an 11-year-old Utah girl during a 2003 photo shoot. Sizemore says he never inappropriately touched the child and calls the … Click to Continue »

Horoscopes for Friday, November 17, 2017


Aries March 21-April 19 Your Angel is Raphael, Aries, who watches over all your strengths and weaknesses, and the Angel that rules your sign is Machidiel. Don't hesitate to call … Click to Continue »


Franken apologizes after woman says he kissed, groped her


Minnesota Sen. Al Franken faced a storm of criticism and a likely ethics investigation after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him of forcibly kissing her and groping her during … Click to Continue »


'Transparent' co-star alleges impropriety by Jeffrey Tambor


An actress on "Transparent" says the show's star Jeffrey Tambor pressed his body against hers in a sexually aggressive manner and made inappropriate and unwanted sexual statements on the set … Click to Continue »


The Latest: 'Despacito' takes home 4 Latin Grammy Awards


The Latest on the 18th Annual Latin Grammy Awards being presented Thursday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas (all times local): 8:15 p.m. "Despacito" won big at … Click to Continue »


Select winners of 18th annual Latin Grammy Awards


Winners of the 18th annual Latin Grammy Awards, presented Thursday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas: — Album of the year: "Salsa Big Band," Ruben Blades con … Click to Continue »


Beyonce attends celebrity-laden Serena Williams wedding. Who else was there?


Eight-time Miami Open champ Serena Williams married Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian Thursday night in New Orleans in a wedding fiesta said to set the multimillionaire lovebirds back $1 million. Under … Click to Continue »

Liz Phair fulfills a dream with 2-book deal at Random House


Liz Phair is fulfilling a longtime dream: to be an author. The rock star known for "Exile in Guyville" and other albums has a two-book deal with Random House. The … Click to Continue »


Meryl Streep says violent experiences changed her profoundly


Meryl Streep says the two times in her life she dealt with violence were so profound it changed her "on a cellular level." Streep made the remarks Wednesday at the … Click to Continue »


Avery attorney wants judge to reconsider denial of new trial


An attorney for a Wisconsin man convicted of homicide in a case featured on the Netflix series "Making A Murderer" is again asking a judge to reconsider a prior ruling … Click to Continue »


Account of AIDS crisis wins lucrative UK nonfiction prize

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American author David France won Britain's leading nonfiction literary award on Thursday with a book about the activists who fought the AIDS crisis in the 1980s and 90s. "How to … Click to Continue »

Comcast talking to Fox about a deal, source says


Comcast is in discussions with 21st Century Fox about buying its movie studio, some cable channels and its international arms, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. … Click to Continue »

Franken faces ethics probe after woman says he groped her


Minnesota Sen. Al Franken faces a storm of criticism and a likely ethics investigation after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him Thursday of forcibly kissing her and groping her … Click to Continue »

In only 4 days, Taylor Swift sells the most albums of 2017


In just four days, Taylor Swift's new album has sold more traditional albums than any other release this year. Billboard reports the album, "reputation," sold 1.05 million copies in the … Click to Continue »

Thursday, Nov 16


Lost Leonardo painting had tangled path to $450 million sale


Just a dozen years ago, a worn, touched-up, old painting of Christ went for less than $10,000 (8,450 euros) at an estate sale. On Wednesday, it was auctioned for a … Click to Continue »

Carpenters returns with vinyl remasters of hit albums


Carpenters fans have a dozen reasons to be on top of the world this week. Nearly 30 years since the last LP album of new Carpenters material was released, remastered … Click to Continue »

Comedy or not, 'Get Out' is a unique Oscar contender


The movie year seems destined to conclude the way it essentially began: With everybody talking about "Get Out." Jordan Peele's horror sensation is again the subject of debate after it … Click to Continue »

Sylvester Stallone accused of sexually assaulting 16-year-old girl, reports say

Sylvester Stallone has been accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in Las Vegas in 1986, TMZ reported. Stallone was quick to deny the allegations Thursday. “This is a ridiculous, … Click to Continue »


Killer Charles Manson alive as reports swirl of ill health


For nearly 50 years Charles Manson has been the living personification of evil, a demonic presence captured in scores of photos, each of them marked by his piercing dark eyes … Click to Continue »


FCC relaxes limits on owning newspapers, TV stations


Federal regulators have weakened rules meant to support independent local media. Now, one company can own newspapers and broadcast stations in one market, undoing a ban in place since 1975. … Click to Continue »

Steve Harvey to ring in 2018 with a special Fox telecast


Move over ABC, CNN and all the other networks planning to ring in the New Year. This year Steve Harvey will be hosting his own brand of New Year's revelry … Click to Continue »

Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernstein


The site of Leonard Bernstein's (BURN'-stines) longest-running gig is throwing the late composer a big birthday party. Tanglewood, the Boston Symphony Orchestra's summer home, is paying tribute to America's most … Click to Continue »


Current events disrupt Showtime series on mass shootings


It came as little surprise to producers, but Showtime's about-to-conclude documentary series on mass shooting incidents was itself disrupted by mass shootings. Showtime cut back on reruns of the series … Click to Continue »

School that trained, housed Hollywood's canine stars closes


A Los Angeles kennel that housed and trained some of Hollywood's canine stars has closed its doors after nine decades. Rick Karl, who's owned the Hollywood Dog Training School for … Click to Continue »

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar


The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data … Click to Continue »

In 'Mudbound,' Dee Rees crafts a Jim Crow epic of 2 families


The movies have tended to skip from slavery to the Civil Rights movement, but Dee Rees' "Mudbound" plunges into the complex tragedies of the in-between era of Jim Crow. The … Click to Continue »