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Singer caught in property dispute between nuns, archdiocese
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Katy Perry is caught in a property dispute between a group of elderly nuns and the Los Angeles Archdiocese over who owns a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood. The singer is named in a recent lawsuit over the scenic property in the Los Feliz neighborhood....
Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck say they're getting divorce
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- As regulars at a local farmer's market, Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner and their three young children looked like the perfect Hollywood family....
Misty Copeland named first black female principal at ABT
NEW YORK (AP) -- Misty Copeland, the Missouri-born ballerina who's become a forceful voice for diversity in ballet and achieved a celebrity that far transcends that rarified world, was named principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre on Tuesday - the first African-American woman to reach that status in the company's 75-year history....
Review: In Winehouse doc 'Amy,' celebrity is the villain
Asif Kapadia's Amy Winehouse documentary "Amy" is a slow, tragic zoom out. It begins with the intimacy of home movies and ends in far-away paparazzi footage. Our VIP access has been revoked....
No bail for Journey drummer Deen Castronovo on rape charge
SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Journey drummer Deen Castronovo will remain in an Oregon jail on rape and other felony charges after prosecutors said he repeatedly violated a court order by calling and texting the victim with messages that included suicide threats and apologies....
Trump's pageant woes mount with TV and contestant drop-outs
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fallout from outspoken Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's remarks about immigrants from Mexico continued to dog him Tuesday as a TV company backed by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim said it was scrapping a project in development with him and Mexico announced it won't be sending a contestant to the Miss Universe contest, which he partly owns....
Donna Karan stepping down as chief designer for her company
NEW YORK (AP) -- Donna Karan will step down from daily duties as chief designer at her namesake company, Donna Karan International, to devote more time to her philanthropic foundation....
US court agrees Apple violated antitrust law in e-book entry
NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple violated antitrust laws by colluding with publishers to raise electronic book prices when it entered a market in 2010 that had been dominated by Amazon.com, a divided federal appeals court panel said Tuesday....
Cheryl Burke, Thomas Roberts won't host Miss USA
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Miss USA pageant has lost all of its co-hosts....
UK: Royal Opera defends 'distressing' rape scene after boos
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's Royal Opera says it's sorry for causing distress but the show will go on after a rape scene in "Guillaume Tell" sparked boos and walkouts....
The Greek Prime Minister announced last Friday a referendum asking whether to accept the austerity measures imposed by the country’s most recent bailout terms demanded by the International Monetary Fund. A payment of $1.71 billion is due today. The country’s banks were closed Monday and will remain closed until after the referendum. Credit agencies have said that a missed payment would leave the country’s banking sector closer to default and a potential exit from the Eurozone.
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