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Corporate lawyers argue over whether Colbert can be Colbert
NEW YORK (AP) -- After CBS "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert told viewers that lawyers representing his old Comedy Central show said he couldn't be "Stephen Colbert" anymore, he thumbed his nose at them with a transparent dodge....

Unreleased songs part of companion album to Springsteen book
NEW YORK (AP) -- Songs Bruce Springsteen recorded in the 1960s and early '70s will be released in September....

MTV launches MTV Classic channel focusing on 1990s nostalgia
NEW YORK (AP) -- MTV is rebranding VH1 Classic as MTV Classic and says the channel plans to serve up heaps of nostalgia for fans of "Beavis and Butt-head," ''Daria," ''Total Request Live," and other MTV staples....

Review: 'Bad Moms' flirts with anarchy, comes up short
The comedy "Bad Moms " fancies itself a "Hangover" for the PTA set. And, while a wild send-up of modern parental perfection - that insidious idea that exists only in commercials and glossy magazines - is a worthy and fresh subject for a fun summer comedy, "Bad Moms" is ultimately rather conventional....

50 years later, Dylan's motorcycle crash remains mysterious
WOODSTOCK, N.Y. (AP) -- Bob Dylan tumbled from a Triumph motorcycle on a sunny Friday morning here 50 years ago on July 29, 1966. The banged-up musician holed up in the mountains of upstate New York for months afterward, dramatically altering the rocket ride of his career....

4 actors talk about preparing for 'White Rabbit Red Rabbit'
NEW YORK (AP) -- It was less than two hours before his show was to start and F. Murray Abraham said he was somewhat jittery. That was understandable: He hadn't learned a single line....

James Alan McPherson, prize-winning author, dead at 72
NEW YORK (AP) -- James Alan McPherson, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning story collection "Elbow Room" and a longtime faculty member at the University of Iowa's prestigious Writers' Workshop, has died....

Lady Gaga putting on invite-only Democratic convention show
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) -- Camden, one of the country's most impoverished cities, will get some time in the Democratic convention spotlight Thursday with some help from Lady Gaga....

Bradley Cooper's DNC appearance irks conservatives
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Bradley Cooper's appearance at the Democratic National Convention has irked some conservative fans of the actor's portrayal of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle in 2014's "American Sniper."...

Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman in Venice film fest lineup
ROME (AP) -- This year's Venice Film Festival will include a stylish thriller from Tom Ford, a sci-fi drama with Jeremy Renner and Amy Adams and a star turn from Natalie Portman as Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis....

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