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NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is looking to connect more with the public, so it's building a ground level, public-facing studio in downtown Manhattan for some future productions. It promises to use top technology to engage more with its audience, including shooting in 360-degrees for...
CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Authorities and emergency responders were called to Prince's suburban Minneapolis home over the last five years for everything from mundane reports of tripped fire alarms to more serious medical calls. Minnesota authorities on Tuesday released a log with...
NEW YORK (AP) — It's a classic love tail: Broken man means broken dog and together they make life good again. Colin Campbell was a regular guy living a regular life in 2008. He had a nice job, a nice house and a beautiful wife until, as heartache often happens, he returned from...
NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant to Prince until last year has spent the days since his death trying to figure out how her boss, whom she described as very healthy, could have died so suddenly, adding that she never saw him ingest any drugs during her employ. Mariah Brown, 25...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota radio station is arranging a nationwide simulcast of a Prince song to honor the late music superstar. Minnesota Public Radio station The Current is inviting other stations across the country to play Prince's hit "Nothing Compares 2 U" on...
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Big Bang Theory" was the comedy winner in television last week — by a landslide. The long-running CBS sitcom was seen by 14.1 million people last Thursday, easily the week's most-watched program, the Nielsen company said. The next closest comedy was CBS' "...
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Blues Brothers" could be coming to TV as a prime-time animated comedy series. Bento Box Entertainment Tuesday announced the project, co-created by executive producers Dan Aykroyd, former "Saturday Night Live" writer Anne Beatts and Judy Belushi, widow of...
NEW YORK (AP) — Comic Larry Wilmore says his "tone didn't fit the room" at the White House Correspondents Association speech but believes his use of the term "n---a" to address President Obama may open an important dialogue for the country. The Comedy Central host said in an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Aaron, a pioneering scholar of American studies and the first president of the Library of America, has died. Aaron died Saturday at age 103 at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts, according to his son, Paul Aaron. Daniel Aaron had been...