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Jury gets case after Cosby painted as predator, victim

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Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments. More>>

Judge seeks update on raids of Trump's personal lawyer

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A judge wants more information from prosecutors and lawyers for President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to help speedily analyze materials seized from Cohen. More>>

Damien Chazelle shows first footage of biopic 'First Man'

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"La La Land" director Damien Chazelle has given CinemaCon attendees a first look at his Neil Armstrong film "First Man" Wednesday morning in Las Vegas. More>>

Hank Azaria willing to stop voicing Apu on 'The Simpsons'

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Hank Azaria says he's ready to stop voicing Kwik-E-Mart owner Apu on 'The Simpsons' in the wake of criticism that it's a stereotype. More>>

Postponement talk raised for Nobel Literature Prize

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The Swedish Academy's permanent secretary says the recent crisis within the body handing out the coveted Nobel Prize in Literature, might mean postponing the coveted prize one year. More>>

The Latest: Cosby jury asks for definition of consent

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A jury has started deliberating the fate of Bill Cosby in his sexual assault retrial. More>>

A new George RR Martin book planned _ but not THAT book

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As the world awaits his next 'Song of Ice and Fire,' George RR Martin has begun a new project. More>>

Royal wedding recording to be available on streaming sites

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The entire Royal Wedding will be available on streaming services hours after the event takes place next month. More>>

Time magazine honors sex assault survivors and women at gala

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Sex assault victims from the world of entertainment and sports were honored at the Time 100 gala, an annual event honors the year's most influential people. More>>

After a death, how much can 'broken heart' hurt survivors?

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Former President George H.W. Bush's hospitalization a day after his wife Barbara's funeral has raised questions about whether stress or a broken heart played a role. More>>

'A Star is Born' steals show in starry Warner Bros. slate

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Bradley Cooper has unveiled the first trailer for his directorial debut "A Star is Born" for CinemaCon attendees Tuesday evening to hearty applause. More>>

Admiring teen's courage, Dwayne Johnson declines prom invite

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A Minnesota teen who asked her celebrity crush Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to prom got a huge surprise when he actually responded. More>>

Meek Mill released from prison, rings 76ers' Liberty Bell

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Rapper Meek Mill has attended an NBA playoff game in his first public appearance since being released from prison while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions. More>>

Miranda, "Game of Thrones" #MeToo figure take Webby Awards

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Lin-Manuel Miranda and a key figure in the #MeToo movement are among the winners of this year's Webby Awards. More>>

Eric Idle looks at the bright side of (his own) life

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Eric Idle is writing a memoir, and Monty Python fans can guess the title: "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life.". More>>

Martha Stewart's studio props up for auction

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The pots and pans that once appeared on home decor and food expert Martha Stewart's television shows may soon find a place in someone's home. More>>

France's cultural clout resonates during Macrons' US trip

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In fashion, food and even art _ the Macrons' visit to the United States could be summed up in three words: French, French, French. More>>

APNewsBreak: Mostly American World Cup announcers for Fox

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APNewsBreak: Eight of Fox's 12 World Cup match commentators will be American and four of its six crews will be based at the network's Los Angeles studios rather than in Russia. More>>

Oliver Stone, visiting Iran, calls US a global 'outlaw'

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Oliver Stone, making his first-ever visit to Iran, says the United States is a global "outlaw" that has made a mess of the Middle East. More>>

Melania Trump takes her moment to sparkle in the spotlight

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The state dinner at the White House was a big moment in fashion and in public life for first lady Melania Trump. More>>

Edna St. Vincent Millay's NY farmhouse could be closed

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Edna St. Vincent Millay's landmark farmhouse in New York's Hudson Valley is in danger of being shuttered unless $1 million is raised by November. More>>

Copperfield testifies on illusion where man says he was hurt

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Las Vegas Strip headliner David Copperfield is due to return to the witness stand in a lawsuit by a British tourist who claims he was seriously hurt in a fall while taking part in one of Copperfield's signature illusions in 2013. More>>

Madonna loses battle to prevent auction of Tupac letter

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Pop star Madonna has lost her battle to prevent an auction of her personal items, including a love letter from her ex-boyfriend, the late rapper Tupac Shakur. More>>

Comey book sells more than 600,000 copies in first week

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James Comey's "A Higher Loyalty" had a very big opening week: Flatiron Books announced Tuesday that sales topped 600,000 copies, a number that includes print, audio and e-books. More>>

US filmmaker Martin Scorsese wins Spain's Asturias art prize

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American filmmaker Martin Scorsese has been awarded Spain's Princess of Astorias award for the arts, with the jury describing him as an uncontested major figure of contemporary cinema. More>>

Wa Wa Nee lead singer Paul Gray dies of cancer at age 54

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Paul Gray, lead singer of the 1980s Australian pop band Wa Wa Nee, has died of cancer at 54. More>>

First lady steps into spotlight for state visit with France Video included

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Melania Trump is embracing her moment in the spotlight for the French president's state visit. More>>

The Latest: Trump, Macron toast to US-France friendship

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The White House has some extra help in the kitchen for the state dinner honoring the president of France. More>>

Mystery grows over pro-Saudi tabloid: Embassy got sneak peek

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The mystery behind the origins of a fawning pro-Saudi magazine that laid down a red carpet for Crown Prince Mohammed's visit. More>>

Believe it! 76ers roll with Meek Mill past Heat in Game 5

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Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons shined again in front of rapper Meek Mill, and the dominant duo ushered the nightmares-into-dreams Process of the Philadelphia 76ers into the second round with a 104-91 win over the Miami Heat. More>>

Rapper Meek Mill freed after high court order

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Pennsylvania's highest court has ordered a judge to free rapper Meek Mill on bail while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions. More>>

Jury in Bill Cosby case to begin deliberating on Wednesday

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Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial will soon be in the hands of a jury. More>>

'Smallville' actress granted bail in alleged sex cult case

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An actress best known for playing a young Superman's friend has been granted bail while fighting charges that she helped recruit women into a cult-like group. More>>

The Latest: Cosby jury to begin deliberating Wednesday

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Bill Cosby has arrived at a suburban Philadelphia courthouse for the 12th day of his sexual assault retrial, and closing arguments and deliberations are expected. More>>

MPAA head says theaters will survive rise of streaming sites

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New MPAA chief, theater owners group head optimistic about movie business. More>>

Arizona woman gets prison along with ex 'Property Wars' star

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An Arizona woman has been sentenced to 20 months in federal prison in connection with a bank fraud scheme that involved a former star on the "Property Wars" reality TV show. More>>

The Latest: Rapper Meek Mill rings bell at basketball game

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Rapper Meek Mill is out of jail on bail while he appeals decade-old drug and gun convictions. More>>

Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron visit National Gallery of Art

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The first ladies of the U.S. and France have ditched the White House for the nearby National Gallery of Art to see the works of Paul Cezanne. More>>

Nielsen data shows binging for Netflix's 'Lost in Space'

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Nielsen says an estimated 6.3 million people saw the premiere of Netflix's 'Lost in Space' remake within three days after it was posted earlier this month. More>>

McConaughey fears March for Our Lives will get 'hijacked'

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Matthew McConaughey says he worries the March for Our Lives movement will be "hijacked" by those who want to get rid of all guns in the United States. More>>

Disney shows how Han Solo and Lando meet at CinemaCon

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The Walt Disney Studios previewed a scene from the upcoming Star Wars spinoff "Solo" featuring the card game where Han Solo and Lando Calrissian meet at CinemaCon Tuesday in Las Vegas. More>>

Foy: 'Crown' pay gap issue 'definitely opened my eyes' Video included

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Claire Foy says the controversy over her pay for the Netflix series "The Crown" has changed her approach to Hollywood. More>>

Masseuse accuses Marvel's Stan Lee of fondling himself

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A Chicago masseuse is suing Marvel Comic's Stan Lee, accusing him of inappropriate behavior during two massages in 2017. More>>

Kansas makes case for visit from 'Star Wars' actor

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Kansas is rolling out the welcome mat after "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill tweeted about his interest in visiting. More>>

Bob Dorough of 'Schoolhouse Rock' is dead at 94

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Bob Dorough, a musician whose songs helped teach children on ABC's "Schoolhouse Rock," has died at age 94. More>>

First lady Melania Trump greets the Macrons with a hat

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More Olivia Pope or Joan Collins: first lady Melania Trump's big white hat wins the day. More>>

The Latest: Trump softens tone on Syria withdrawal

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President Donald Trump is welcoming French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House in a formal arrival ceremony. More>>

Ibrahim Nasrallah wins Arabic book prize for dystopian novel

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Jordanian-Palestinian writer Ibrahim Nasrallah has won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction with a novel about humanity's capacity for savagery. More>>

From 'Jumanji' to Tarantino, Sony teases varied slate Video included

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From 'Jumanji' to Tarantino, Sony teases varied slate. More>>

Kym Johnson and Robert Herjavec welcome twins

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Kym Johnson and Robert Herjavec have something to dance about: the birth of twins. More>>

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle select gospel group for wedding

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Prince Harry and his fiance Meghan Markle will be striking a different note with the music for their May 19 wedding, mixing gospel with choral works on what they pledge will be a joyful occasion. More>>

Prince heirs sue Illinois hospital over care during overdose

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Prince's siblings have sued the Illinois hospital that treated the superstar when he nearly died from a drug overdose a week before his death. More>>

Royal baby: Prince Charles welcomes new grandson

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Prince Charles says it is a "great joy" to be a grandfather once again, issuing a statement to express his pleasure with the arrival of a boy to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. More>>

Box Office Top 20: 'A Quiet Place' narrowly beats 'Rampage'

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John Krasinski's thriller "A Quiet Place" rose to the top spot of the box office in its third weekend in theaters, just barely beating out last week's champ "Rampage" for the title. More>>

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson announces birth of third girl

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson takes to Instagram with adorable skin-to-skin moment baby announcement. More>>

At Tribeca, the night belongs to Patti Smith _ and Bruce

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The night belonged to singer Patti Smith and her friend Bruce Springsteen at the Tribeca Film Festival. More>>

Paris Hilton talks #MeToo, marriage and becoming a mom

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Paris Hilton gushes about fiance Chris Zylka, looking forward to being a mom. More>>

Qatari-American contemporary artist wins new $100,000 prize

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A 35-year-old Qatari-American artist is the inaugural winner of a new prize worth $100,000 that recognizes mid-career artists from the Middle East. More>>

Avicii's family thanks fans for support after his death

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The family of Avicii is thanking his fans for their support days after the superstar DJ died. Avicii's family released a statement Monday, saying they "would like to thank you for the support and the loving words about our son and brother.". More>>

Stephen Curry signs broad production deal with Sony Pictures

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NBA star Stephen Curry is heading to Hollywood in a big way after inking broad production deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment. More>>

Prince charming: Kate gives birth to boy, home by suppertime

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Kensington Palace says Prince William's wife, the Duchess of Cambridge has entered a London hospital to give birth to the couple's third child. More>>

No typical double date: Trumps, Macrons dine at Mount Vernon Video included

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Melania Trump is serving rack of lamb and nectarine tart at Tuesday's White House state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron of France. More>>

TV show host Wilkos could have drunken-driving charge erased

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TV talk show host and Jerry Springer protege Steve Wilkos will have a drunken-driving charge erased from his record if he completes Connecticut's alcohol education program. More>>

Closing arguments, deliberations loom in Bill Cosby retrial

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Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations. More>>

Funeral held for pro wrestling great Bruno Sammartino

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Former professional wrestling champion Bruno Sammartino has been laid to rest in Pennsylvania, where he was remembered as one of the sport's good guys. More>>

The Latest: Trump, Macron return to White House after dinner Video included

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French President Emmanuel Macron is taking a stroll around the White House before he is set to kick off his state visit to Washington with President Donald Trump Monday evening. More>>

Oscars returning to February, announce key dates of season

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Next year's Oscars season has been set, with several events leading up to the broadcast of the 91st Academy Awards on Feb. 24, 2019. More>>

Cynthia Nixon joins climate change march, rally

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"Sex and the City" star and Democratic candidate for New York governor Cynthia Nixon has joined hundreds of environmentalists in a march and rally protesting incumbent Andrew Cuomo's climate change policies. More>>

'Caddyshack' redux: Bid to smoke out woodchuck burns 2 acres

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A Maine apple orchard employee's attempt to channel the soul of Bill Murray's character in "Caddyshack" has ended with a similar result. More>>

The Latest: Defense rests; Cosby doesn't testify

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The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial won't allow his lawyers to introduce testimony they say would shed light on the possible motivation of the comedian's chief accuser. More>>

The Latest: White House spokeswoman can relate to Kate

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Kensington Palace says the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child, a boy weighing 8 pounds, 7 ounces (3.8 kilograms). More>>

Director Oliver Stone in Iran for movie festival

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Iranian media say American director Oliver Stone is in Tehran to attend an international film festival. More>>

Kaepernick to honor mother for VH1's 'Dear Mama' special

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Colin Kaepernick will honor his mother in VH1's second annual 'Dear Mama: A Love Letter to Moms' special, to air May 7. More>>

Clinton: Free press is under 'open assault' in Trump era

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Hillary Clinton said press rights and free speech are under 'open assault' in Donald Trump's administration, likening it to an authoritarian regime. More>>

Ellen DeGeneres is critical of police shootings of black men

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Ellen DeGeneres says she's 'furious' that so many black men have been shot by police and 'nothing seems to change'. More>>

'Dance Moms' star Miller has cancer, underwent spine surgery

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Former "Dance Moms" reality TV star Abby Lee Miller has been diagnosed with cancer. More>>

ABC appoints Robach as '20/20' co-anchor

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ABC News appoints Amy Robach as co-anchor of its '20/20' newsmagazine with David Muir. More>>

Next O'Reilly book coming in September

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Bill O'Reilly's next "Killing" book will be set during World War II. More>>

Macaulay Culkin tells Ellen he avoids watching 'Home Alone'

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Macaulay Culkin tells Ellen DeGeneres he avoids watching his "Home Alone" movie. More>>

Italy turns to 5-Stars to lead talks to end impasse

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Italy's president is launching another round of consultations to try to overcome the impasse from inconclusive March 4 elections, and he's expected to turn to the populist 5-Star Movement to head up talks. More>>

'The Crown' star speaks about pay disparity Video included

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"The Crown" star Matt Smith says he supports fellow actor Claire Foy over the revelation that Foy was paid less than her male co-star in the Netflix drama. More>>

Janet Jackson is extending her State of the World Tour

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Janet Jackson is extending her uber-successful tour with more shows. More>>

Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

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Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he's offensive. More>>

'A Quiet Place,' 'Rampage' lead newcomers at box office

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"A Quiet Place" and "Rampage" are fighting it out again for the top spot at the domestic box office this weekend and easily beating newcomers like Amy Schumer's "I Feel Pretty" and "Super Troopers 2.". More>>

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

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Actor Verne Troyer from the "Austin Powers" films has died at age 49. More>>

Natalie Portman addresses snub of 'Jewish Nobel,' backlash

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Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel. More>>

Report: Autopsies show nothing suspicious in Avicii's death

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Sweden's public broadcaster says police in Oman have conducted two autopsies on the body of Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ Avicii, who died Friday at age 28. More>>

Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

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Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London. More>>

Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

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Vive le France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron. More>>

Library of Congress brings America to life in LA photo show

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If a picture tells a thousand words, the Library of Congress is bringing 440,000 of them to Los Angeles with a free-wheeling exhibition of 440 iconic photos that seeks to define America's zeitgeist in a way people have never seen before. More>>

French performers, politicians decry 'new anti-Semitism'

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Actor Gerard Depardieu, singer Charles Aznavour and former President Nicolas Sarkozy are among some 300 well-known French people urging national action in France to counter a "new anti-Semitism" that they blame on rising Islamic radicalism. More>>

Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

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Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations. More>>

Record Store Day: Vinyl, CDs outsell digital music

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Music lovers are paying homage to their local record stores. More>>

Investigation says Prince was isolated, addicted and in pain

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Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help. More>>

Poster for Elvis North Carolina show sells for over $42,000

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A rare vintage poster for a 1955 Elvis Presley show in North Carolina has sold at auction for more than double the expected price. More>>

Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered Video included

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As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady. More>>

Roberta Flack leaves Harlem awards show after feeling ill

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Roberta Flack cuts short her appearance at Harlem's Apollo Theater, feeling dizzy. More>>

Avicii, DJ-producer who performed around the world, dies

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The Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Muscat, Oman. More>>

Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching'

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Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality. More>>

Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

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President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president. More>>

High holiday: Pot fans join 420 smoke-out in San Francisco

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Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts flocked to San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the annual April 20 high holiday that culminated with the crowd sparking up at 4:20 p.m. More>>

Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's NYC home, took nap

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Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap. More>>

The Latest: Actress to get bail hearing in sex slave case

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An actress best known for playing a young Superman's friend has pleaded not guilty to charges she helped recruit women into a cult-like organization. More>>

Actress arrested in sex trafficking in 'guru to stars' case

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Federal prosecutors say a television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend has been charged with sex trafficking for helping recruit women to be slaves of a man who sold himself as a self-improvement guru. More>>

From far and wide, Beyonce brings excitement to HBCU culture

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When Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges at Coachella, the singer's grand performance reignited interest in the marching band art form, creating shockwaves of excitement for students attending those schools. More>>

Karolyis to NBC: 'No way' they knew about doctor's behavior

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Former USA Gymnastics women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi and her husband Bela tell NBC they were unaware of the abusive behavior by a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison. More>>

Springsteen 'Born to Run' manuscript heads to summer auction

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Bruce Springsteen's songwriting scrawl is born to make bucks: Sotheby's says handwritten 'Born to Run' manuscript could fetch $200,000 to $300,000 at June auction. More>>

The Latest: Cosby accuser's friend testifies for defense

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Jurors are seeing Bill Cosby's travel records as his lawyers make the case that he never visited his suburban Philadelphia mansion in the month he's accused of drugging and molesting a woman there. More>>

The Latest: Stormy Daniels' ex-lawyer cooperating in inquiry

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A federal judge in Los Angeles has told lawyers for President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen that he needs to file a declaration in court in order to delay a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels. More>>

Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault

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Bill Cosby's lawyers are scrambling to make sure jurors at his sexual assault retrial hear from accuser Andrea Constand's confidante before deliberations get underway next week. More>>

The Latest: Nile Rodgers mourns Avicii, talks DJ's drinking

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Music producer Nile Rodgers is expressing sorrow at the death of DJ star Avicii, with whom he developed a close friendship during their collaborations. More>>

Candidate buys ads on Sinclair TV stations to blast company

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A Democratic candidate for Montana's U.S. House seat is buying ads on Sinclair Broadcast Group-owned television stations that blast Sinclair for forcing reporters to read conservative-leaning corporate statements on air. More>>

Boston Globe places columnist Kevin Cullen on paid leave

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The Boston Globe has placed columnist Kevin Cullen on paid leave as an examination of his work is conducted. More>>

Correction: Polygamous Family-Child's Death story

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Police say a 2-year-old boy whose polygamous family is featured on a reality TV show has died following a fire in a southeastern Utah home. More>>

'Scandal' cast participates in live reading of final episode

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Kerry Washington hopes 'Scandal' will be remembered for being courageous and bold. More>>

Sarah Jessica Parker calls Cynthia Nixon's run 'exciting'

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Cynthia Nixon's quest for the governorship of New York state has at least one high-profile fan excited _ Sarah Jessica Parker. More>>

Reality television show crew cleared in airport bomb scare

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Prosecutors have dismissed all charges against a TV crew accused of creating a false public alarm when one of its devices prompted a bomb alert at one of the New York area's three major airports. More>>

Ariana Grande releases new song, first since 2017 bombing

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Ariana Grande has released her first song since a 2017 terrorist attack during her concert in the United Kingdom. More>>

Pacino, De Palma remember 'Scarface' at Tribeca reunion

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Old "Scarface" friends said hello again at a 35th anniversary screening Thursday that reunited stars and filmmaker Brian De Palma for an evening full of reflection on the ferocious and garish gangster epic. More>>

The Latest: Prince's sister troubled by death investigation

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One of Prince's sisters is expressing disappointment about the way her brother's death investigation was handled. More>>

NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife, a 'real star'

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The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died. More>>

Durant leads Warriors to 3-0 lead over mourning Spurs

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Kevin Durant had 26 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio 110-97 on Thursday night in taking a 3-0 series lead over the Spurs, who were still reeling from the passing of Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin. More>>

Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills Video included

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Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president. More>>

Woman who lost pink house, court case seeks box office win

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A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie. More>>

German theater asks guests to wear swastikas for Hitler play

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A theater in southern Germany is proceeding with plans to open a satirical play about Adolf Hitler's youth in which some patrons will be wearing swastika armbands. More>>

Bette Midler to return to 'Hello, Dolly' for a summer run

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Bette Midler is returning to the Tony Award-winning revival of 'Hello, Dolly!' on July 17 for a six-week run that will close the production on Aug. 25. More>>

Nobel body: 'unacceptable behavior' not widely known

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The Swedish Academy says that a report has concluded that "unacceptable behavior in the form of unwanted intimacy" has occurred within the institution that hand out the Nobel Prize in Literature but that it was "not generally known.". More>>

Police say teen who searched for missing pal was his killer

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Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators say a 16-year-old who was part of a search party looking for a missing high school sports star led the group to discover the boy's body but investigators suspect he was the person who fatally stabbed him. More>>

'60 Minutes' report details progression of Alzheimer's

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A sobering '60 Minutes' report filmed over a decade shows the toll that Alzheimer's Disease takes on a wife and husband in New York. More>>

Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston Video included

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The memorials to former first lady Barbara Bush have begun with a celebration of her life in front of Houston's City Hall. More>>

Bono gets new George W. Bush Medal for leadership

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Rock star Bono presented with first of what the George W. Bush Presidential Center intends to be an annual medal for individuals who change the world in some way. More>>

'Fearless Girl' to leave Wall Street's 'Charging Bull'

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New York's 'Fearless Girl' statue that has become a global symbol of female business prowess will be moved from her spot staring down the Wall Street 'Charging Bull' to a location facing the New York Stock Exchange. More>>

California man charged with hate crimes over threats to Jews

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Prosecutors say a Southern California man has been charged with hate crimes after he threatened prominent members of the Jewish community and was found with a "kill list.". More>>

Queen tips Prince Charles to follow her as Commonwealth head

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Queen Elizabeth II has opened a summit of the 53-nation Commonwealth, and backed her son Prince Charles to be the next leader of the association of Britain and its former colonies. More>>

Women take fall in Nobel scandal for man's alleged misdeeds

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Another woman wants to resign from the Swedish Academy awarding the Nobel Literature Prize, bringing the total number of board members who have quit to eight. More>>

Previously persona non grata, Cannes welcomes back Von Trier

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Seven years after being banned by the Cannes Film Festival for jokingly calling himself a Nazi, Danish director Lars von Trier has been invited back to the French festival. More>>

Stuntman pinned under SUV driven by Sizemore settles lawsuit

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A stuntman who was pinned beneath an SUV driven by Tom Sizemore on a TV production has settled a lawsuit with the actor and Paramount Pictures. More>>

Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

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A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed. More>>

Nat Geo says 'Frankenstein' author is its next 'Genius'

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National Geographic television network says author Mary Shelley, writer of 'Frankenstein,' will be the subject of its 'Genius' series next year. More>>

At trial, experts debate drug Cosby gave to his accuser

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Bill Cosby's lawyers have turned to their star witness in the comedian's sexual assault retrial. More>>

The Latest: Doctor said Prince 'doesn't look really well'

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A Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid for Prince a week before the musician died has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a federal civil claim. More>>

Co-defendant in Hawaii concert scam gets 2 months in jail

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A Florida man must spend 2 months behind bars and 4 months under home confinement for his role in scamming the University of Hawaii out of $200,000 for a Stevie Wonder concert that never happened. More>>

Lance Armstrong settles $100M lawsuit with US government

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Lance Armstrong has reached a$5 million settlement with the federal government in a civil whistleblower lawsuit that could have sought $100 million in damages from the former cyclist. More>>

IndyCar star Dixon to try skills on "American Ninja Warrior"

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Scott Dixon is the latest IndyCar driver to wade into the reality television world with an audition next week on "American Ninja Warrior.". More>>

The Latest: Cosby expert doubts impact of small blue pills

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The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial is rejecting the defense's fifth bid for a mistrial. More>>

Study shows TV employment exceeding newspapers

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A study finds that the number of journalists in local television newsrooms exceeds that of newspapers for the first time. More>>

8,000 Disneyland tickets stolen from youth farming group

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Authorities say thieves made off with 8,000 Disneyland tickets when they stole a box trailer from a youth agricultural education organization. More>>

Howard commencement to feature "Black Panther" Boseman

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'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman will give the commencement address at his alma mater Howard University. More>>

High winds delay opening of Coachella festival camping

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High wind warnings and advisories are posted for Southern California's mountains and deserts, and the blustery gusts are impacting people with plans to arrive early for the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. More>>

Ancient coins, bracelets looted from Romania return home

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Romanian authorities display a treasure trove of coins and bracelets from the 1st century which were stolen from western Romania and illegally secreted out of the country. More>>

Tribeca opens with 'Gilda,' and De Niro comes out swinging

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As the curtain is going up on the 17th Tribeca Film Festival, Robert De Niro is using the spotlight to direct all his ire at President Donald Trump. More>>

Far-right cancels bid to shut Berlin's Berghain techno club

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A local councilwoman in Berlin is being ridiculed online for proposing to close one of the city's most famous techno clubs because of partygoers' drug consumption, long opening hours and lascivious behavior on the dance floor. More>>

'Seinfeld' actor shows up at Devils game with face painted

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Life imitated art at the Stanley Cup playoffs as the actor who played Puddy on the TV sitcom "Seinfeld" showed up at the game with his face painted as a New Jersey Devils fan. More>>

Illusionist Copperfield takes stand in tourist injury case

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David Copperfield told a Nevada jury it would be his fault if an audience participant got hurt because of something Copperfield did wrong in an illusion during one of his shows. More>>

Trump calls sketch released by Daniels 'a total con job'

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Trump says a porn actress is pulling "a total con job" by promoting an artist's sketch of a man she says threatened her to keep silent. More>>

Ex-Playboy model settles lawsuit over alleged Trump affair

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A former Playboy model who said she had an affair with President Donald Trump has settled her lawsuit with a supermarket tabloid over an agreement that prohibited her from discussing the relationship. More>>

First Saudi cinema opens with popcorn and 'Black Panther'

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Saudi Arabia heralds opening of cinemas, screens Hollywood's 'Black Panther' in country's first movie theater. More>>

Eccentric German-Israeli artist Max Weinberg dies aged 90

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German-Israeli artist Max Weinberg, best known for his large, colorful paintings and distinctive personal appearance, has died. More>>

Miss America pageant gets funding to stay in Atlantic City

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New Jersey officials have approved $4.3 million in state subsidies to keep the 2019 Miss America pageant in Atlantic City. More>>

Dubai film festival to become biennial, skipping this year

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Dubai International Film Festival skips this year, says it will instead become biennial and hold next event in 2019. More>>

Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay to serve on the Cannes jury

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Kristen Stewart and Ava DuVernay will serve on the Cannes Film Festival jury to be led by Cate Blanchett. More>>

Theron's not leaving the US due to racism but is concerned

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Charlize Theron says she's not leaving the United States over concern about racism and her black children. More>>

Cosby's star witness says accuser spoke about plot to frame

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Jurors could soon hear Bill Cosby's explosive testimony about giving quaaludes to women before sex. More>>

Parkland students David and Lauren Hogg have book deal

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Two survivors of the deadly mass shooting this year at a Florida high school have a book deal. More>>

First Saudi cinema opens with popcorn and 'Black Panther'

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Saudi Arabia will hold a private screening of the Hollywood blockbuster "Black Panther" to herald the launch of movie theaters that are set to open to the public next month. More>>

Minnesota prosecutors plan announcement on Prince death

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Prosecutors in Minnesota plan an announcement on the two-year investigation into Prince's death from a drug overdose. More>>

Simply the best? UK critics praise Tina Turner stage musical

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British theater critics are praising a stage musical about the life of Tina Turner _ and it also has the approval of the star herself. More>>

Groups partner to increase lagging US orchestra diversity

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Hoping to increase diversity in American orchestras, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is making a $1.8 million grant over four years to three organizations joining together for a new initiative. More>>

The Latest: First Saudi Arabian movie theater screens film

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Saudi Arabia is screening the Hollywood blockbuster "Black Panther" in the first movie theater to open in the country. More>>

The Latest: Cosby defense case to resume Thursday

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Bill Cosby has arrived at a suburban Philadelphia courthouse for the eighth day of his sexual assault retrial. More>>

Model Alliance fights back against Karl Lagerfeld remarks

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Model Alliance calls for action against Karl Lagerfeld after he's quoted as calling models 'sordid creatures'. More>>

Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban to host the Tonys this summer

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Pop singers-turned-Broadway-stars Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban will co-host this summer's Tony Awards. More>>

Queen to welcome Commonwealth leaders as group seeks mission

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The flags of more than 50 nations are flying outside Buckingham Palace Queen Elizabeth II prepares to welcome leaders from the Commonwealth, an international club with an eclectic membership, an identity problem and an uncertain future. More>>

Pink, and her children, grace cover of People beauty issue

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Pink, and her children, selected for People magazine's beauty issue. More>>

Koolhaas: Prada Tower explores effect of space on art

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Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas says the 10-story tower he designed for the Prada Foundation is meant to reveal the interaction between art and architecture. More>>

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