Lin-Manuel Miranda
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July 17, 2018 - 7:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Lin-Manuel Miranda is working on a picture book that he hopes will inspire young people. "Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You" will be published October 23, Random House announced Tuesday. The book will be illustrated by Jonny Sun. It will feature "affirmations" the...
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Fro left: Spinderella, Pepa and Salt pose with Rugrats at 90sFEST Pop Culture and Music Festival on September 12, 2015 in Brooklyn, New York.
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July 17, 2018 - 11:12 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tommy, Chuckie and the gang have a new TV and movie deal. Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures have announced the animated children's series "Rugrats" is returning to the network with 26 episodes. The creators of the series will be executive producers. A live-action movie, written...
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Models walk the runway
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Eric Walter
July 17, 2018 - 10:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Swimsuit model Mara Martin has been a hit on social media since she strutted down a Miami catwalk Monday night while breastfeeding her 5-month-old daughter. Martin sported a metallic gold single-shoulder bikini in a Sports Illustrated swimsuit show; her daughter wore...
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July 16, 2018 - 5:14 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix has added far fewer subscribers than management had projected, renewing fears that its growth may sputter as it tries to fend off fiercer competition. The company gained 5.1 million subscribers worldwide during the April-June period, more than 1 million customers below...
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redhead emojis
Ian Bush
July 16, 2018 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Redheads rejoice: you're finally getting your own iPhone emoji. Ginger characters are among more than 70 emojis being added to Apple products this year. Others include options for people with gray hair and curly locks, or for those with no hair at all. You'll also be...
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Meek Mill attends the launch of Exclusive Drai Live Concert Residency at Drai's Nightclub, Las Vegas on July 7, 2018.
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Eric Walter
July 16, 2018 - 9:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philly rapper Meek Mill's "Legends Of The Summer" EP has debuted at No. 9 on the Billboard 200. The four-song EP, his fifth project to hit the top 10, is a warm-up to full-length album, which is expected to drop later in the year. Billboard also reports that rival...
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Nancy Sinatra
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July 15, 2018 - 8:39 am
By Faith Karimi and Cheri Mossburg (CNN) - - Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of legendary singer Frank Sinatra, died Friday at the age of 101, her daughter said. "My mother passed away peacefully tonight," her daughter, the singer also named Nancy Sinatra, tweeted Friday night. "She was a blessing...
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Nancy Sinatra Sr.
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July 14, 2018 - 10:48 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy Sinatra Sr., the childhood sweetheart of Frank Sinatra who became the first of his four wives and the mother of his three children, has died. She was 101. Her daughter, Nancy Sinatra Jr., tweeted that her mother died Friday and a posting on her web page said she died at 6:...
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Scarlett Johansson
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July 13, 2018 - 5:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Scarlett Johansson has pulled out of the film "Rub & Tug" after her plans to portray a transgender man prompted a backlash. In a statement to Out.com on Friday, Johansson says she's withdrawing from the project "in light of recent ethical questions raised surrounding my casting...
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July 13, 2018 - 4:25 pm
By Jessica Campisi and Samira Said, CNN (CNN) -- If movie-streaming seems like Goliath, Blockbuster video store owners are an industry's Davids still fighting to keep the brand alive. This week, there are three stores remaining, but by next week there will only be one store open for business -- in...
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