Nancy Wilson
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December 14, 2018 - 10:01 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning "song stylist" and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died. Wilson, who retired from touring in 2011, died after a long illness at her home in Pioneertown, a California desert...
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Michael Weatherly
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December 14, 2018 - 9:35 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS reached a $9.5 million confidential settlement last year with actress Eliza Dushku after on-set sexual comments from Michael Weatherly, star of the network's show "Bull," made her uncomfortable when she was beginning a run as a recurring character. CBS confirmed the...
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Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke
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December 14, 2018 - 7:24 am
By Lisa Respers France (CNN) — A five-year legal battle over the copyright of the hit song "Blurred Lines" has ended with Marvin Gaye's family being awarded a final judgment of nearly $5 million against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams. The pair had been accused of copyright infringement for...
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Keith Richards
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December 13, 2018 - 8:46 am
By Jack Guy (CNN) — Throughout a long and storied career in one of the most famous rock bands on the planet, Keith Richards has made no secret of his love of drink and drugs. Yet it now appears that the 74-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist has turned over something of a new leaf. After decades of...
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Ellen DeGeneres
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December 13, 2018 - 8:26 am
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) — Ellen DeGeneres is considering ending her run on daytime talk. DeGeneres told The New York Times in a new interview that she's mulling what to do once her contract comes to an end in 2020. DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016 but had been "close to declining" the offer that...
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Janet Jackson performs at the 2018 Essence Festival.
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December 13, 2018 - 8:17 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson joins her brother Michael and the Jackson 5 as members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, earning induction on Thursday along with Stevie Nicks and the top fan vote-getter, Def Leppard. Radiohead, the Cure, Roxy Music and the Zombies will also be ushered in next spring...
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Presenters Laverne Cox, left, and Awkwafina announce nominations for the 25th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Pacific Design Center on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in West Hollywood, Calif.
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December 12, 2018 - 10:35 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "A Star Is Born" led nominations for the 25th Screen Actors Guild Awards with four nods including best ensemble on Wednesday, firmly establishing Bradley Cooper's romantic revival as this year's Academy Awards front runner. In nominations announced Wednesday morning in West...
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December 12, 2018 - 10:18 am
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) -- In the battle for 20th-century streaming glory, Queen reigns supreme. Boosted by the popularity of the current movie of the same name, the British rock band's iconic single "Bohemian Rhapsody" has become the most-streamed song from the 20th century, according to...
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The Hollywood star of late actress Marilyn Monroe
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December 12, 2018 - 9:56 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An auction of Marilyn Monroe memorabilia has earned more than $1.6 million, including $120,000 paid for a touring version of the actress' iconic white dress from "The Seven Year Itch." Profiles in History on Wednesday morning announced the results of the "Essentially Marilyn"...
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For the first time, a resident of "Sesame Street" is experiencing homelessness.
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December 12, 2018 - 8:41 am
By Jacqueline Howard (CNN) — For the first time, a resident of "Sesame Street" is experiencing homelessness — and the hope is that her story can help sweep the clouds away for the growing number of young children in the United States without homes to call their own. Lily, a 7-year-old bright pink...
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