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NEW YORK (AP) — A former Miss Universe was the unlikely topic of conversation at the first presidential debate between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. Clinton referenced a claim by 1996 Miss Universe Alicia Machado that Trump called her "Miss Piggy" when...
WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) — A life-size bronze tribute statue to the late singer-songwriter Glenn Frey of the Eagles has been installed in the "Standing On The Corner" park in Winslow, Arizona. It joins the statue that many feel looks like Jackson Browne that has stood in the city's...
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The newest members of the film academy say the #OscarsSoWhite crisis inspired them to seek membership. At a private reception Monday for the latest academy inductees, actors Chadwick Boseman and Rita Wilson were among the new members who said they...
BEIJING (AP) — Glamorous dresses Marilyn Monroe wore in her movies as well as handwritten notes and letters will soon be up for sale. Dozens of the items the iconic actress left to a friend and mentor were in Beijing on Tuesday for a private viewing for Chinese collectors. More...
NEW YORK (AP) — Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an honorary prize from the New-York Historical Society. The Burns siblings, whose many credits together and separately include documentaries on the Pilgrims, baseball and New York, were presented with...
VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The hip-hop rhythms of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony are too fierce to be stopped. Even by a drone to the face. The group was performing at the High Life Music Festival in Victorville on Sunday when a drone buzzed up and smacked rapper Stanley "Flesh-N-Bone"...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Liev Schreiber and Naomi Watts are separating after 11 years together. The celebrity couple says in a joint statement Monday they've "come to the conclusion that the best way forward for us as a family is to separate as a couple." Schreiber and Watts have been...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Herschell Gordon Lewis, the horror filmmaker known as the "godfather of gore," died Monday at 87. The director of such films as "Blood Feast" and "Two Thousand Maniacs" died in his sleep at his home in Pompano Beach, Florida, his spokesman James Saito said...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Herschell Gordon Lewis, the horror filmmaker known as the "godfather of gore," has died. He was 87. Lewis' spokesman James Saito says the director of such films as "Blood Feast" and "Two Thousand Maniacs" died in his sleep early Monday. Lewis pioneered the...