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NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna's work work work work work work is being honored at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. MTV announced Thursday that the 28-year-old pop star, who released her first album in 2005, will earn the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the Aug. 28 show in New...
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama's summer jams range from a little pop to a little hip hop, and much in between. The White House released the president's playlist Thursday during Obama's family vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Classics include the Beach Boys' "Good...
NEW YORK (AP) — TV and Broadway star Laura Benanti is pregnant, and she and her husband are expecting a baby girl this winter. Benanti, who won a Tony Award in the Broadway revival of "Gypsy," posted a photo online Wednesday of herself and her husband, Patrick Brown, each...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Huffington Post is going to be without a Huffington. Arianna Huffington, The Huffington Post's editor-in-chief, announced Thursday that she's leaving to head a new health, wellbeing and productivity startup. "I thought HuffPost would be my last act,"...
NEW YORK (AP) — Barry Jenner, who appeared regularly on shows such as "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and "Family Matters," has died. He was 75. Jenner died Monday in Los Angeles of acute myeloid leukemia. His death was announced Wednesday by the TV series he was best known for, "...
CHARLOTTE, Vt. (AP) — At the height of the summer, corn fields are getting taller, tomatoes are starting to ripen, cows are grazing — and ballet dancers are pirouetting and leaping across the grass. The Farm to Ballet Project is trading a stuffy auditorium for the open air and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lopez is set to star as late drug lord Griselda Blanco in an upcoming HBO biopic about the woman known as "The Godmother" and the "Queen of Cocaine." Lopez tells The Hollywood Reporter in a statement that she has "been fascinated by the life of this...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Disney Parks says the famed Main Street Electrical Parade will end its run at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom park in October. The parade has dazzled visitors with floats covered in colorful lights featuring Disney characters since it first...
NEW YORK (AP) — A very great athlete will help pay tribute to "The Greatest." Derek Jeter's publishing imprint is set to release "Muhammad Ali Unfiltered," which will include photographs both famous and obscure of the late boxer and cultural giant, "selected text" by Ali, and...