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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kerry Washington, Lena Dunham, Emma Watson, Selena Gomez and Serena Williams say help from other women has been critical to their success. The stars appear in a video released Thursday by LeanIn.org to promote its new "Together Women Can " campaign. Eva...
CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Michael Strahan says he doesn't miss doing "Live with Kelly and Michael." In his first interview since his awkward exit from the show, Strahan told Chelsea Handler on Wednesday that he's been enjoying the break from the talk show he hosted with Kelly...
TOKYO (AP) — Goro Hasegawa, the Japanese man credited with creating the Othello board game, has died. He was 83. Hasegawa died after a long illness Monday in his home in Kashiwa, a Tokyo suburb, Marie Kimura of the Japan Othello Association said Thursday. She declined to specify...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The new chair of Asia's largest film festival says he is confident that a threatened boycott would be averted allowing the festival to go ahead this fall. Kim Dong-ho, chairman at the Busan International Film Festival's organizing committee, said...
BERLIN (AP) — Thirty-five years after the massively successful World War II classic "Das Boot," or "The Boat," which chronicled the brutal life aboard a German U-boat, plans are underway for a sequel. The dpa news agency reported Thursday that pay-TV channel Sky and Bavaria Film...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal battle between an auction house and Emmy organizers seeking to block the trophy's sale. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court against...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal fight. The television academy filed a lawsuit to block an auction house and the late pop star's estate from selling her trophy. According to Wednesday's lawsuit, Emmy statuettes remain...
NEW YORK (AP) — With the cameras it uses to cover Congress shut off, C-SPAN turned to social media feeds on Wednesday to beam live coverage of the House Democrat's sit-in to demand votes on gun control legislation "No bills, no break," the Democrats chanted in between a...
NEW YORK (AP) — C-SPAN is using social media feeds provided by protesters to televise the House Democrats' gun control sit-in on Wednesday after cameras that usually follow Congress were shut down. Democratic U.S. Reps. Scott Peters and Beto O'Rourke sent live footage of the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices scaled new heights in April, with seven cities — including Boston, Charlotte,...
ROME (AP) — Bud Spencer, a burly comic actor dubbed the "good giant" for punching out bad guys on the screen,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew slightly faster at the start of the year than previously estimated, even...
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese troops detained 103 Syrians for illegal entry into the country in a security sweep Tuesday...
CREVE COEUR, Mo. (AP) — Many cities and counties have banned smoking indoors, but the St. Louis suburb of Creve...
COOL VALLEY, Mo. (AP) — Police in north St. Louis County are searching for a woman who attacked a light rail...