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NEW YORK (AP) — Andrew McCarthy has been recognized in some pretty odd places. He was there when the Berlin Wall came down and was singled out by an East German guard as he tried to take a piece of the wall as a souvenir. "It was chaos and these East German guards were pushing...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's original power lunch restaurant is closing, and the furniture, tableware and even the pots and pans will be sold. Items including the wine glass that President John F. Kennedy drank from and Henry Kissinger's favorite banquette will go on the auction...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Allison Janney played a White House press secretary on "The West Wing." She got a chance to do the real thing on Friday. Janney won four Emmy Awards playing C.J. Cregg and now stars on "Mom," for which she also won an Emmy. She took the podium normally reserved...
LONDON (AP) — It helps to have friends in high places when you're promoting an athletic event. That's certainly the case for Prince Harry, who released a video Friday promoting the upcoming Invictus Games for wounded veterans. The cast includes his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A concert musician who was not allowed to board a flight with her violin says she hopes the incident will raise awareness of regulations that permit violins and other small instruments as carry-on luggage. Rachel Barton Pine was told by a flight...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Broadway musical "Shuffle Along" will have to tap-dance against a hip-hop monster for attention at the Tony Awards. The Tony Awards administration committee voted Friday that the show starring Audra McDonald is a new musical, a decision that puts it in the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lonely Island, the trio of Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, has technically already made the leap to the big screen in 2007's wannabe daredevil comedy "Hot Rod." But it won't be until "Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping" hits theaters that the full...
NEW YORK (AP) — President Thomas J. Whitmore, famed speech-maker and defender of the planet from aliens, has the kind of poll numbers Hilary or Donald dream about. In "Independence Day: Resurgence," Bill Pullman will reprise his much loved president from the 1996 original. His...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas medical examiner says the two young daughters of an internationally known pianist likely died of asphyxia. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram ( http://bit.ly/1TzJh1u ) reports that the Tarrant County medical examiner's office released the autopsy...