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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters.


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Aug. 2: Keyboardist Garth Hudson of The Band is 78. Director Wes Craven is 76. Singer Kathy Lennon of The Lennon Sisters is 72. Actor Max Wright ("Alf," ''Norm") is 72. Actress Joanna Cassidy is 70. Actress Kathryn Harrold is 65. Actor Butch Patrick (" ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Prize-winning authors Diane McWhorter and Edward Ball are among 36 recipients of grants from a new government program that supports scholarly nonfiction books, a struggling genre in recent years.The National Endowment of the Huma ...more

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Medical examiners performing an autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown said Monday their initial findings turned up no obvious cause of death, while experts said the months that have passed since Brown was found face-down in a bathtub are working against auth ...more

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Alex Rodriguez is hitting home runs in his 40s, just like he did as a teenager.A-Rod marked his 40th birthday Monday night by homering for the New York Yankees against Texas, the team that gave him his first huge contract ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

OLIVIA, Minn. (AP) — Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin faces charges of drunken driving and fleeing police after a chase in Minnesota that reached speeds of about 100 mph.Scantlin appeared Monday in Renville County court on charges of felony fl ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Hulk Hogan is taking to Twitter in the aftermath of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. cutting ties with him amid a report that the wrestling star used racial slurs in a conversation captured on a sex tape.The 61-year-old reached ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mariah Carey will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next week.The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced Monday that Carey will get the 2,556th star on Aug. 5. Guest speakers will include directors Lee Daniels and Bre ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Andrew McCarthy is taking a new step in his life as a writer — a young adult novel.The actor known in the 1980s for "Pretty In Pink" and "St. Elmo's Fire" has a deal with Algonquin Young Readers for "Just Fly Away," the story of ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros have shaken off Taylor Swift's original tour date at Minute Maid Park in case of a playoff run.The Astros announced on Monday that they'd moved up the date of the Grammy Award-winning singer's show in Houston fr ...more