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February 28, 2019 - 10:42 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A publicist for "Riverdale" and "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Luke Perry says the actor has been hospitalized. Publicist Arnold Robinson tells The Associated Press the 52-year-old actor is "currently under observation" at the hospital. Born and raised in rural Fredericktown, Ohio,...
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FILE - In this March 17, 2016, file photo, gay rights pioneer Edie Windsor, left, and her spouse, Judith Kasen-Windsor, participate in the St. Patrick's Day parade in New York. A posthumous memoir by Windsor entitled “A Wild and Precious Life” will be released in October, St. Martin’s Press announced on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
February 28, 2019 - 8:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A posthumous memoir by gay rights pioneer Edie Windsor will be released in October. Windsor's "A Wild and Precious Life" will draw upon her uncompleted manuscript and other personal papers, St. Martin's Press announced Thursday. The book was finished by Joshua Lyon, with cooperation...
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Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
February 27, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Leading up to the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump directed his personal attorney at the time to threaten legal action against the colleges and high school he attended if they publicly released his grades or standardized test scores, the attorney, Michael Cohen, told Congress on Wednesday...
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FILE - In this May 30, 2018, file photo, Aly Wagner talks during an interview in New York. JP Dellacamera and former U.S. midfielder Aly Wagner will be Fox's lead broadcast team for the Women's World Cup in France. The announcement comes 100 days before the tournament opens June 7 with a matchup of France and South Korea. Fox said Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, that 22 matches will be broadcast on the main Fox network, 27 on FS1 and three on FS2. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
February 27, 2019 - 8:27 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — JP Dellacamera and former U.S. midfielder Aly Wagner will be Fox's lead broadcast team for the Women's World Cup. Making its announcement 100 days before the tournament opens June 7 with a matchup of France and South Korea, Fox said Wednesday that 22 matches will be broadcast on...
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February 26, 2019 - 8:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A Ghanaian-American's debut collection of stories has won a $75,000 prize for a book of "originality, merit, and impact." The literary and human rights organization PEN America announced that Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah's "Friday Black" had received the Jean Stein Book Award. It was...
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FILE - In this March 28, 2018 file photo, Emma Thompson appears at a screening of "King Lear" in central London. In a letter to Skydance Media, Thompson outlined why she was withdrawing from the animated film “Luck” and refused to work with the former Pixar executive John Lasseter. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
February 26, 2019 - 11:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In a letter to Skydance Media, Emma Thompson outlined why she refused to work with the former Pixar executive John Lasseter and was withdrawing from the animated film "Luck." Thompson departed the project last month shortly after Skydance chief executive David Ellison hired Lasseter...
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This Jan. 28, 2019 photo released by NBC shows Hoda Kotb, left, and Jenna Bush Hager during the fourth hour of the "Today" show in New York. NBC appointed Bush Hager as permanent co-host of the "Today" show's fourth hour with Kotb, replacing Kathie Lee Gifford in April. Kotb and Gifford were successful pioneers in expanding "Today," with an irreverent hour where glasses of wine were often kept close by. (Nathan Congleton/NBC via AP)
February 26, 2019 - 11:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jenna Bush Hager better get her wine glass ready. NBC appointed her Tuesday as co-host of the "Today" show's fourth hour with Hoda Kotb, and she'll replace Kathie Lee Gifford in that role in April. Kotb and Gifford were successful pioneers in expanding "Today," with an irreverent...
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February 26, 2019 - 10:26 am
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — A former pro wrestler known as "Sunny" in the ring has been arrested on her sixth charge of drunken driving. Police say 46-year-old Tamara Sytch, of Middletown, New Jersey, was stopped in Seaside Heights on Saturday evening after driving the wrong way on a one-way...
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This combination of photos shows, from left, Pulitzer prize-winning author Edward P. Jones, U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey, author Suzan-Lori Parks, composer, singer, and performer Meredith Monk and poet-playwright Claudia Rankine, who are among the newest inductees into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. (AP Photo)
February 26, 2019 - 8:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — David Sedaris, Claudia Rankine and Meredith Monk are among the new inductees into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. On Tuesday, the academy announced 11 new members, including the Pulitzer Prize winners Suzan-Lori Parks, Edward P. Jones, Stacy Schiff and Natasha Trethewey...
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In this Sept. 5, 2018, photo, journalist Sarah Smarsh speaks during an interview at the Bartlett Arboretum in Belle Plaine, Kan. David W. Blight’s biography of Frederick Douglass and Sarah Smarsh’s “Heartland” are among the nominees for awards celebrating books of social consciousness and literary merit. On Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, the Columbia Journalism School and the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University announced shortlists for the J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Awards, the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize and the Mark Lynton History Prize. Smarsh is a finalist for the Lukas Book Prize and Blight for the history prize.(Jaime Green/The Wichita Eagle via AP)
February 26, 2019 - 6:22 am
NEW YORK (AP) — David W. Blight's biography of Frederick Douglass and Sarah Smarsh's "Heartland" are among the nominees for awards celebrating nonfiction books of social consciousness and literary merit. On Tuesday, the Columbia Journalism School and the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard...
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