Detail from poster art for "The Happytime Murders," a film starring Melissa McCarthy.
STX Films via AP
May 31, 2018 - 11:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge in New York ruled Wednesday against the makers of "Sesame Street" in a dispute with the distributor of the upcoming Melissa McCarthy movie, "The Happytime Murders." U.S. District Judge Vernon Broderick ruled that distributor STX Productions can continue to use the tagline "...
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Brigitte Nielsen
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May 31, 2018 - 11:06 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Brigitte Nielsen has shared she will become a mother for the fifth time. The 54-year-old actress and model recently posted photos of herself sporting a baby bump on her Instagram account. "Family getting larger," she wrote in a caption of one picture. The...
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File photo dated 03/07/15 of Drake
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May 31, 2018 - 10:28 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Drake has offered the back story on a controversial photo of him sporting blackface. The rapper posted a note on his Instagram Stories explaining the image that has become a focal point in his hip-hop beef with Pusha-T. "I know everyone is enjoying the circus...
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Roseanne Barr participates in the "Roseanne" panel during the Disney/ABC Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in January.
Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File
May 30, 2018 - 10:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An old picture of Roseanne Barr dressed as Adolf Hitler, wearing a swastika and pulling burnt cookies from an oven, splashed on the front of the New York Daily News Wednesday like a neon sign asking ABC executives: What were you thinking? Given Barr's past incidents of bad behavior...
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Weinstein won't testify before the New York grand jury that's weighing whether to indict him on rape and other sex charges.
Steven Hirsch/New York Post via AP, Pool
May 30, 2018 - 10:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was indicted Wednesday on rape and criminal sex act charges, furthering the first criminal case to arise from a slate of sexual misconduct allegations against the former movie mogul. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said the indictment brings Weinstein...
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Michael Jackson
AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File
May 30, 2018 - 7:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The estate of Michael Jackson sued ABC and parent company Disney on Wednesday, saying a two-hour documentary on the singer's last days improperly used the King of Pop's songs, music videos and movies. The lawsuit filed in federal court in Los Angeles alleges that last week's...
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Nintendo Pokemon Switch
The Pokemon Company via CNN
May 30, 2018 - 6:44 pm
By Sherisse Pham (CNN Money) -- A trio of new Pokémon games is coming to Nintendo's Switch gaming console. The new titles are expected to further boost sales of the Switch, the wildly popular $300 hybrid device that powered Nintendo to bumper profits last year. One of the games is free to play and...
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 Broadway grosses hit another record high this season by pulling in $1.7 billion, fueled by fervent demand to see such draws as Bruce Springsteen, Bette Midler and a grown-up Harry Potter.
AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File
May 30, 2018 - 5:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway grosses hit another record high last season by pulling in $1.7 billion, fueled by fervent demand to see such draws as Bruce Springsteen, Bette Midler and a grown-up Harry Potter. Data from the Broadway League, the national trade association for the industry, released...
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Kim Kardashian West walking the red carpet at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
May 30, 2018 - 3:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West paid a visit to the White House Wednesday to make a star-powered case to President Donald Trump and his staff on behalf of a woman serving a life sentence for drug offenses. Kardashian West has been urging the president to pardon Alice Marie...
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59th Annual Grammy Awards
Sipa USA
May 30, 2018 - 2:47 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Weezer has released a cover of Toto's "Africa" after a teenage fan pressed the group for months on social media to record the song. The teen, known as @weezerafrica , jokingly started lobbying the 1990s band on Twitter in December. The campaign gained followers. Weezer released a...
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