BTS performs at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards
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May 28, 2018 - 7:33 am
By Jessie Yeung (CNN) -- South Korean boy band BTS has become the first K-pop group to top the US Billboard 200 chart, with the debut of their new album, "Love Yourself: Tear." The album was released on May 18 and sold 135,000 total copies in its first week, including 100,000 traditional album...
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Billy Eichner
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May 27, 2018 - 9:07 am
By Saba Hamedy (CNN) -- For years, comedian Billy Eichner has been known for screaming at people about pop culture on the streets of New York for his show "Billy on the Street." Now, he wants to yell at people about something else: politics. "I've been shouting about silly things -- actors, Oscars...
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Ringo Starr
Dan Wing
May 26, 2018 - 2:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One of The Beatles soon will be making a stop in the Philadelphia region, and he's bringing his art with him in addition to his music. It's all for a good cause. Ringo Starr will be putting on a show at the Borgata in Atlantic City on Saturday, June 2. But for three...
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Robert Indiana's Home
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May 26, 2018 - 9:13 am
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Reclusive pop artist Robert Indiana didn't open his island home to many strangers. That's going to change with his death. Indiana's will calls for his Main Street home and studio, which he dubbed the "Star of Hope," to be transformed into a museum and for his entire art...
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Melissa McCarthy
May 26, 2018 - 8:52 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The makers of "Sesame Street" are suing the promoter of a new Melissa McCarthy movie, saying it's abusing the famed puppets' sterling reputation to advertise the R-rated film. A judge Friday scheduled a hearing next week to consider a request for immediate relief by Sesame Workshop...
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Chef Mario Batali
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May 25, 2018 - 8:38 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mario Batali's three Las Vegas Strip restaurants will shut down July 27, officials said Friday, as the celebrity chef faces sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women. Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group partner Joe Bastianich sent a letter to nearly 300 workers about...
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Alicia Silverstone / Christopher Jarecki
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May 25, 2018 - 8:29 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alicia Silverstone is divorcing her husband of nearly 13 years. The "Clueless" actress filed for divorce from Christopher Jarecki on Friday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. The two have been separated for two years. Divorce documents say the 41-year-old Silverstone and the...
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tall ships parade of sail 2018
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May 24, 2018 - 7:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly a dozen tall ships are now in place for the extended Memorial Day weekend, docked from the foot of Market Street, to the end of the Penn's Landing Marina. The ships hail from storied maritime ports across the United States and the globe, including Newport,...
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This cover image released by Crown Publishing Group shows "Becoming," by Michelle Obama, which comes out Nov. 13.
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May 24, 2018 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Obama has a picture to share. On Thursday, the former first lady unveiled the cover for her upcoming memoir, "Becoming." She posted that image, a smiling close-up shot taken by portrait photographer Miller Mobley, on her Instagram account. She wrote on Instagram that...
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From left: Jason Bateman, Jessica Walter and Tony Hale at the "Arrested Development" season five premiere.
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May 24, 2018 - 2:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Bateman and Tony Hale are apologizing for comments they made in defense of their "Arrested Development" co-star Jeffrey Tambor, who has been accused of harassment on the show's set. In a series of tweets Thursday, Bateman says his comments were "wrong" and that it seemed like...
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