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BEIJING (AP) — Action star Jackie Chan said Monday that he wants to work with his son Jaycee on a movie and an album as they mend their relationship after Jaycee was jailed on a drug charge. Jaycee Chan was released from a 6-month prison sentence in February after pleading...
WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A hearse carrying the body of Bobbi Kristina Brown has arrived by police escort at a New Jersey funeral home. The hearse drove behind Whigham Funeral Home on Monday followed by two SUVs carrying relatives. This is the same funeral home that handled...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stand-up comedian and actress Amy Schumer is teaming up with New York Sen. Charles Schumer to call for tighter gun control. She will join the senator Monday as he unveils a three-part plan that would make it harder for violent criminals and the mentally ill to...
"The Marriage of Opposites" (Simon & Schuster), by Alice Hoffman Midway through Alice Hoffman's latest novel, the mother of the great impressionist painter Camille Pissarro takes her 2-week-old son into the forest to find a medicine man she hopes can cure him of the malady...
NEW YORK (AP) — Henry Schleiff wants to simplify your life. He wants to school you in life lessons. He wants to hook you on crime. As a group president at Discovery Communications, Schleiff is boss of Investigation Discovery, or ID for short, a network whose motto might be: "...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Musical theater great Chita Rivera has friendly advice for young stars who are unable to dance and sing at the same time: Learn how. Rivera, at a TV critics' meeting Sunday to promote her upcoming PBS special, was asked what she thinks of those...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Walt Disney was a complex figure, both celebrated and condemned, but allegations that he was a rabid anti-Semite are unproven, Disney experts said. Talking to TV critics Sunday about PBS' "American Experience" September documentary on Disney,...
LONDON (AP) — Police say big-voiced British singer and TV host Cilla Black has died aged 72. Spanish police said Sunday that the singer, who had a home in Estepona, southern Spain, died Saturday. Born Priscilla White, Black worked as a teenager in the cloakroom of Liverpool's...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Veteran TV producer Norman Lear of "All in the Family" fame is looking ahead to his next groundbreaking series. Lear, 93, told a TV critics' meeting Saturday that he's working on a Hispanic version of his single-parent comedy "One Day at a Time." "I...