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Lady Gaga returns to NYC bar when she launched her career
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lady Gaga returned to the New York City bar where she performed years ago as an unsigned act on the eve of her new album's release, singing rock and pop songs for an audience including Robert De Niro, Helen Mirren, die-hard fans and music industry insiders....
'Queen of Katwe' stirs hope in slum where film was born
KATWE, Uganda (AP) -- In a two-room shack in the heart of a Kampala slum, a barefoot 5-year-old boy is being taught how to move his pawns. He is one of scores of Ugandan children following in the footsteps of a local girl who became a chess champion and the subject of a new Disney film....
Review: Nathan Lane saves 'The Front Page' from fish wrap
NEW YORK (AP) -- You want the story? You want to really know what's up with "The Front Page" on Broadway? Well, pay attention, you lousy baboons. Here's what you need to know: This sap of a play is older than yesterday's news. But, I'll level with you. This is the God's honest truth: A fellow named Nathan Lane somehow saves it....
A giant nude statue in California is stirring controversy
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) -- There have long been complaints about the lack of women in the tech industry. Now there's a towering female figure, in a tech park across the bay from San Francisco, although not quite what some people had in mind....
Final debate is third most-watched presidential match ever
NEW YORK (AP) -- The final faceoff between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump reached 71.6 million television viewers, meaning two of the three most-watched presidential debates in history occurred during this campaign....
Kanye West mad kids haven't played with Jay Z's daughter
SEATTLE (AP) -- Kanye West is lamenting that his kids have yet to play with the daughter of his friend, mentor and collaborator Jay Z....
Cher talks Donald Trump, emojis and 'American Horror Story'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Cher is not finished....
Burns adapting 'The Gene' book into PBS film
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ken Burns is getting back into medicine....
Bruno Mars is pop's ultimate party boy with hit '24K Magic'
NEW YORK (AP) -- While the world was busy dancing to Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" at the top of 2015, the singer was partying in the studio and creating his latest groovy hit....
APNewsBreak: Jay Z, Madonna nominated for Songwriters Hall
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jay Z, one of contemporary music's most celebrated lyricists and entertainers, is one of the nominees for the 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame, and if inducted he would become the first rapper to enter the prestigious music organization....
On Monday with a vote of 136-55, House Bill 1885 was passed holding sanctuary cities like Philadelphia liable for damages incurred by criminal activity conducted by unauthorized immigrants. The bill now moves to the Senate for passage and requires the city to comply with federal immigration requests or risk penalties for noncompliance.
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