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Jack Bruce, bassist of 60's band Cream, dies at 71

LONDON (AP) -- British musician Jack Bruce, best known as the bass player and vocalist of the power blues trio Cream, died Saturday at his home, his family and publicist said. He was 71....

Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

NEW YORK (AP) -- Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater....

John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver....

Father of country star Reba McEntire dies

COALGATE, Okla. (AP) -- The father of country music star Reba McEntire has died in Oklahoma....

Police, Guard face penalties in bikini film shoot

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Utah National Guard members could face career-ending penalties for allowing a risque video featuring bikini-clad British women firing high-powered weapons and riding in tanks to be partially filmed at a military training camp, the agency's top commander told state lawmakers Thursday....

New 'Drumline' casts a new beat to original

ATLANTA (AP) -- Nick Cannon remembers when youngsters often approached him, telling him that the 2002 film "Drumline" influenced them to attend a historically black college and university....

New 'Drumline' casts a new beat to original

ATLANTA (AP) -- Nick Cannon remembers when youngsters often approached him, telling him that the 2002 film "Drumline" influenced them to attend a historically black college and university....

NBCUniversal settles with unpaid interns for $6.4M

NEW YORK (AP) -- NBCUniversal will pay $6.4 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by unpaid interns who worked on "Saturday Night Live" and other shows who claim they are owed wages, according to court documents....

NBCUniversal settles with unpaid interns for $6.4M

NEW YORK (AP) -- NBCUniversal will pay $6.4 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by unpaid interns who worked on "Saturday Night Live" and other shows who claim they are owed wages, according to court documents....

NYC museum plans Basquiat exhibition

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Brooklyn Museum plans an exhibition on graffiti artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (zhahn mee-SHEHL' BAH'-skee-aht) that includes eight rarely seen notebooks filled with his handwritten texts and sketches....

Queen sends her first tweet, signed 'Elizabeth R'

LONDON (AP) -- Queen Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet - though she kept things traditional, signing off with "Elizabeth R."...

Binoche explores risks, passion of war photography

NEW YORK (AP) -- Actress Juliette Binoche has long been fascinated by war photography, she says, and often wonders about the people who risk their lives to capture such photos. Who are they, and what are they like?...

Q&A: Anna Kendrick on modeling, movies and music

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Anna Kendrick is in the holiday spirit....

Architect Frank Gehry shocks with obscene gesture

MADRID (AP) -- Architect Frank Gehry traveled to Spain to receive a prestigious award but shocked his hosts by responding to a reporter's question with an obscene gesture and making contemptuous comments about most modern architecture....

Punk icon Joan Jett savors rockin' role-model gig

NEW YORK (AP) -- "Can't stay at home, can't stay at school! Old folks say: `Ya poor little fool!'"...

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