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WASHINGTON (AP) — Katie Couric has reversed course and taken responsibility for an edit that misrepresents the response of gun rights activists to a question she poses in a new documentary. The segment in "Under the Gun" shows nearly 10 seconds of silence after Couric asks the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen says 5.3 million viewers watched the multi-network debut of "Roots" on Memorial Day, making it the most-watched scripted miniseries premiere on cable television since 2013 when "Bonnie & Clyde" aired on A+E. The premiere airing of "Roots" was carried...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Smokey Robinson credits the habits that were instilled in him as a child with helping him maintain a healthy, active lifestyle — including being able to tour the country at 76. "I used to run marathons and do those things that I thought were going to be...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Move over, Julie Andrews, there's a new Mary Poppins in town. Walt Disney Studios announced Tuesday that "Into the Woods" star Emily Blunt would be taking over the part of the P.L. Travers-created nanny in a sequel to the 1964 classic, with "Hamilton" creator...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Talk about finding the best prom dress ever. Jessica Casanova, 17, of Buffalo, New York, recently went to her senior prom in the black Badgley Mischka gown Gina Rodriguez wore to the 2015 Golden Globe Awards, when the actress won for her CW show "Jane the...
LONDON (AP) — Britain's 90-year-old Queen Elizabeth II is a Vanity Fair cover star, in a portrait by photographer Annie Leibovitz. The monarch is pictured sitting with her four beloved dogs: corgis Willow and Holly, and dorgis Candy and Vulcan. The picture, published Tuesday,...
BLENHEIM PALACE, England (AP) — Dior returned Tuesday to England's historic Blenheim Palace to unveil its Cruise collection in glamorous surroundings that evoked the distinctive days of Christian Dior and Yves Saint Laurent. The show brought a modern, sassier Dior back to the...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Let the games begin. The 47th annual World Series of Poker starts Tuesday at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. Among the 69 events is the tournament's Main Event, which begins July 9. It runs through July 18, when a final table of no-limit Texas Hold 'Em...
"Before the Fall" (Grand Central Publishing), by Noah Hawley At first blush, "Before the Fall" appears to be on track to be a typical action-packed thriller wrapped around the horrific crash of a private jet. But author Noah Hawley soon veers his highly entertaining novel into...