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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby's record of big donations to colleges and other institutions has been a key part of his rosy public image. But even his generosity can't stand apart from the rising tide of allegations made by women accusing him of sexual assault. A North Carolina...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Birdman" took flight with a leading six Independent Spirit Awards nominations. Star Michael Keaton and director Alejandro González Iñárritu both picked up nominations on Tuesday for the dark showbiz comedy. Nods also went to supporting actors Emma Stone and...
PARIS (AP) — Paris' Pompidou Center inaugurated a major retrospective Tuesday of U.S. artist Jeff Koons, the polemical 59-year-old master of kitsch, whose huge, stainless-steel balloon dog broke records last year, selling at auction for $58.4 million. The exhibit features the...
NEW YORK (AP) — ABC News' George Stephanopoulos has landed the much-sought first television interview with Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, speaking to him for an hour Wednesday in Missouri. The network interrupted its afternoon programming on Wednesday for Stephanopoulos...
NEW YORK (AP) — Rrrrip goes the packing tape and squeak goes the protective foam. Are there sweeter, more seductive sounds than the opening of a new toy or gadget? Not to unboxers and the millions of people who watch their videos on YouTube. For the uninitiated, unboxing is the...
LONDON (AP) — Muhammad Ali's daughters are in London to promote the British release of the documentary "I Am Ali." They say the former boxing champion is still waiting to see it for the first time. Step-sisters Maryum and Hana Ali plan to visit their 72-year-old father in...
NEW YORK (AP) — The author of a new Bill Cosby biography is apologizing for not pursuing allegations that the comedian had drugged and sexually assaulted numerous women. Mark Whitaker, whose "Cosby: His Life and Times" was published in September, tweeted Monday that he was wrong...
A collection of box sets reviewed by The Associated Press: Bob Dylan & The Band, "The Basement Tapes Complete — The Bootleg Series Vol. 11" (Columbia) NEW OLD DYLAN: "Complete" is right. This six-CD package of 138 tracks claims to include everything worth hearing from Bob...
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix has picked up two seasons of a new sitcom from Tina Fey. Titled "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," it focuses on a woman who escapes from a doomsday cult and starts life over in New York. It was co-created by Fey and Robert Carlock, who collaborated on "30 Rock...