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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Byron Scott was a key component of the Los Angeles Lakers' Showtime teams, a smooth shooting guard with sizzling competitive fire. He believes his purple-and-gold championship pedigree makes him the ideal coach to return the s ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack.Smith's commentary occurred dur ...more

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Tim Howard's next super-human feat: doubling as an English Premier League goalkeeper and TV announcer.The U.S. star will work up to 10 games for NBC Sports Group during the upcoming season on days his club, Everton, isn't playing. Howard did sev ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — "Extant" is getting a kick-start from CBS to try to improve its ratings less than a month into its run.Starting Wednesday, CBS is moving the drama starring Halle Berry back an hour, to 10 p.m. EDT, so that it follows "Criminal Mi ...more

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Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 21-27. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.1. "America's Got Talent" (Tuesday), NBC, 10.43 million.2. "America's Got Talent" (Wednesday), NBC, 10.32 million. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Audra McDonald has propelled her new Broadway show into profitability.Producers of the play "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill" said Tuesday that they have recouped their $2.6 million initial investment.In the show, Mc ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The abrupt cancellation of this summer's North American arena tour of "Jesus Christ Superstar" is apparently not being forgiven.The Really Useful Group, the London-based production company of "Superstar" composer Andrew Lloyd Web ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A Connecticut teacher who helped save students' lives during the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has a book deal.G.P. Putnam's Sons announced Tuesday that "Choosing Hope: Moving Forward from Your Life's Darkest Hour" by tea ...more

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The city of Santa Fe, New Mexico, is trying to land the "The Bachelor," and it may shell out some money for the mission.The Albuquerque Journal reports (http://goo.gl/GRqNAi) councilors are expected Wednesday to consider a ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a bona fide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop.Gaga has spent two years recording an album of jazz standards with Tony Bennett called "Cheek to Cheek," to be released Sept. 23. ...more