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NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Brown's next thriller is set to come out next fall. The plot and settings, are, for now, a mystery. Doubleday announced Wednesday that the novel is called "Origin" and is scheduled for Sept. 26, 2017. The story will feature Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Petty will be honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year next year days before the Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that Petty will receive the prestigious honor in Los Angeles on Feb. 10, 2017. Performers set to pay tribute to Petty...
NEW YORK (AP) — A musical based on the novel that was turned into the Shirley MacLaine film "Madame Sousatzka" is hoping to make it to Broadway. Producer Garth Drabinsky said Wednesday the show "Sousatzka" has songs by the composer-lyricist team of David Shire and Richard Maltby...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Courteney Cox wants people to leave the name of her close friend and former "Friends" cast mate Jennifer Aniston out of any discussion about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce. Aniston and Pitt divorced in 2005 after five years of marriage. When asked...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexander Hamilton is coming to "Saturday Night Live." NBC said Wednesday that Lin-Manuel Miranda will host "SNL" on Oct. 8. Miranda created and starred in the Broadway sensation about the first U.S. treasury secretary. Twenty One Pilots duo Tyler Joseph and...
LONDON (AP) — A former British royal official has been sentenced to five years in prison for taking more than 100,000 pounds ($130,000) in bribes to award contracts for work at Buckingham Palace and other royal residences. For more than a decade, Ronald Harper was deputy...
LONDON (AP) — Goldie Hawn says the key to her successful 33-year Hollywood romance with Kurt Russell is that they never got married. The actress appeared on the chat show "Loose Women" on Britain's ITV on Monday. She says she "would have been long divorced" if she had gotten...
PARIS (AP) — A huge crane in the colors of the French flag hoisted up a giant neon YSL logo above a construction site in the French capital, literally setting expectations high for this year's YSL show at Paris Fashion Week. The decor announced that the grand debut from Saint...
Katy Perry would like to remind voters it doesn't matter what you wear when you vote. In a video for Funny or Die , the singer shows up at the polls on Election Day with disheveled hair and wearing star spangled pajamas. She says in the clip that she "briefly scanned the...