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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The outgoing Australian wallaby Rocko and his quirky friends are returning to TV. Nickelodeon announced plans Thursday to resurrect the 1990s animated series "Rocko's Modern Life" for a one-hour TV movie. The series originally ran from 1993 to 1996. "Rocko's...
LIGONIER, Pa. (AP) — A boy has fallen from a wooden roller coaster at a Pennsylvania amusement park and is hospitalized. A spokesman for Idlewild and SoakZone amusement park near Ligonier (lihg-uh-NEER') says the boy was on the ride with his brother Thursday afternoon when he...
DETROIT (AP) — The daughter of Motown Records founder Berry Gordy and one of its biggest stars, Diana Ross, told young Detroiters they should learn about their city's rich artistic legacy — then forge their own path with a new beat. Rhonda Ross Kendrick told a group of musically...
LINGONIER, Pa. (AP) — A boy has fallen from a wooden roller coaster at a Pennsylvania amusement park and is hospitalized. A spokesman for Idlewild and SoakZone amusement park near Ligonier (lihg-uh-NEER') says the boy was on the ride with his brother Thursday afternoon when he...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Melissa Benoist and Grant Gustin better work on their vocal exercises. There will be two musical crossover episodes later in the season on The CW shows "Supergirl" and "The Flash." Executive Producer Greg Berlanti announced the plans Thursday at an...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — CW President Mark Pedowitz says the network is in talks with Nina Dobrev about returning for the series finale of "The Vampire Diaries." "There are discussions going on with Nina, we'd love to have her back," he said Thursday at an annual summer...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney's first Latino princess will keep her throne: The TV series "Elena of Avalor" is getting a second-season renewal. The decision was announced Thursday, shortly after the July debut of the animated series on Disney Channel and Disney Junior. Disney had...
LINGONIER, Pa. (AP) — A child has fallen from a roller coaster at a western Pennsylvania amusement park. A Westmoreland County emergency dispatcher says an ambulance was sent to the Idlewild and SoakZone amusement park near Ligonier (lihg-uh-NEER') just after noon Thursday. She...
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama's summer jams range from a little pop to a little hip hop, and much in between. The White House released the president's playlist Thursday during Obama's family vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Classics include the Beach Boys' "Good...