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ATLANTA (AP) — A jury has convicted three men in the shooting death of an Atlanta rapper known as Lil Phat.Melvin Vernell III was shot and killed in June 2012 outside a hospital where he was awaiting the birth of his child.On Friday, pros ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Chris Brown is scheduled to appear in a District of Columbia court for what would be a third attempt at a plea deal to resolve an assault case that dates to October 2013.According to court filings, Brown was scheduled to ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:ABC's "This Week" — Not immediately available.___NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.___CBS' "Face the Nation" — Sen. John McCain, R-Ari ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — A Taiwanese actor arrested on drug charges along with the son of Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan was released Friday after two weeks in detention, amid a broad anti-drug crackdown in China's capital that has ensnared several celebrities. ...more

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Copyright 5/8/2014 Publishers Weekly. Week ending 8/24/2014, powered by Nielsen Bookscan 5/8/2013 The Nielsen Company.HARDCOVER FICTION1. "Mean Streak" by Sandra Brown (Grand Central)2. "Colorless Tsukuru Tazki and His Years of Pil ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers are making their voices heard in song and on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown's shooting death, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spoke out ag ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

"Bad Feminist: Essays" (Harper Perennial), by Roxane GayRoxane Gay may call herself a bad feminist — she cops to loving pink and dancing to misogynist music — but she is a badass writer.In her new collection of essays, "Bad Feminist," Gay ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brad Paisley is taking control of the conversation about Brad Paisley with the release of his new album, "Moonshine in the Trunk."The unexpected criticism he and rapper LL Cool J received over the song "Accidental Racist, ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The rank of mega-stars who are known simply by one name includes, of course, Madonna, Cher, Beyonce and Bono. Oh, and one more, surely — that man-boy known as Screech.Samuel "Screech" Powers of the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bel ...more

AP News - 13 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Joan Rivers remained in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.Melissa Rivers said in a statement Thursday that her mother was resting comfortably. She did not elaborate on t ...more