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Bill Cosby
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Jim Melwert
August 12, 2019 - 5:07 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Cosby’s lawyers were in Pennsylvania Superior Court Monday, trying to argue the 82-year-old deserves a new trial. But judging by the tone of the questions, it did not go well for Cosby. His lawyers say the Montgomery County judge who oversaw Cosby’s criminal...
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Sarah Silverman
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August 12, 2019 - 12:13 pm
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- Comedian Sarah Silverman has said she was once fired from a movie after producers found a sketch from 2007 in which she wore blackface make-up. In an episode of her former Comedy Central show "The Sarah Silverman Program" that she has said she no longer stands by,...
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Michael Cerio
August 12, 2019 - 8:55 am
While many of us have spent our summer watching the gang from Hawkins fighting off The Flayed in season three of Stranger Things , Gaten Matarazzo has been busy getting the band back together. The 16-year-old actor who plays Dustin Henderson on the Netflix series has rejoined his siblings and...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Dwayne Johnson, left, and Jason Statham in a scene from "Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw."
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August 11, 2019 - 3:15 pm
By Lindsey Bahr LOS ANGELES (AP) — Audiences helped the "Fast & Furious" spinoff "Hobbs & Shaw" take another lap at No. 1 even with an onslaught of four new major releases this weekend. From family films to R-rated adult fare, moviegoers had their pick as studios tried to capitalize on the...
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Hadas Kuznits
August 10, 2019 - 4:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Black Label Comic Con descended on Philadelphia Saturday for one day only. Black Label Comicon in #Philly ! @J1Studios more @KYWNewsradio pic.twitter.com/77ZSWR9Cge — Hadas Kuznits (@hadaskuznits) August 10, 2019 Eric Cooper is creator and founder of Black Label...
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"Friends" Lego Set
Lego
August 09, 2019 - 1:28 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- We may not be getting a "Friends" reunion anytime soon, but the band is still getting back together. In honor of the show's 25th anniversary, Lego is releasing a Central Perk set of the New York coffee shop that served as the hub for the characters. The set...
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The Academy of Natural Sciences
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August 09, 2019 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Below, you'll find a wide selection of things to do in Philly, the burbs and neighboring states this weekend. Check back with KYW Newsradio weekly to plan your summer outings. FESTIVALS Holli Stephens/...
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In this Feb. 4, 2019, file photo, an Oscar statue appears at the 91st Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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August 08, 2019 - 10:08 am
By Lindsey Bahr, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The new president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been on the job for less than a day, but already has more than enough on his plate. Casting director David Rubin has ascended to the post as the head of the organization that...
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One of Hollywood's best-known villains, Danny Trejo, came to the rescue of a baby that was trapped in an overturned vehicle in Los Angeles.
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August 08, 2019 - 6:52 am
By Amanda Jackson and Braden Walker, CNN (CNN) -- One of Hollywood's best-known villains, Danny Trejo, came to the rescue of a baby that was trapped in an overturned vehicle in Los Angeles. It wasn't a stunt for an upcoming movie. It happened in real life on Wednesday. The actor jumped into action...
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In this April 5, 1994 file photo, Toni Morrison as she holds an orchid at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York.
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August 06, 2019 - 9:46 am
By Hillel Italie, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," ''Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of...
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