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4-day Comic Con festival kicks off in San Diego
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Like Batman responding to a beaming Bat signal in the sky, fans are streaming to San Diego for the 45th annual Comic-Con pop culture extravaganza....

Swift, Coldplay set for iHeartRadio festival
NEW YORK (AP) -- Taylor Swift, Coldplay and One Direction are part of the star-studded lineup for this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival....

Coroner: Heroin overdose killed Peaches Geldof
LONDON (AP) -- Model and TV personality Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose after relapsing from a battle to give up the drug, a British coroner ruled Wednesday....

Son of British singer Adele wins privacy case
LONDON (AP) -- British singer Adele's toddler son has won a five-figure sum in damages after paparazzi photographed private family moments....

Dumb Starbucks explained on Comedy Central show
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dumb Starbucks is coming back, but only on TV....

No romance for 'Downton Abbey' in-laws, say actors
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Michelle Dockery and Allen Leech of "Downton Abbey" say Cupid's arrow is not headed for their characters....

Americans aplenty as UK's Booker Prize goes global
LONDON (AP) -- The Americans have arrived in force for Britain's Booker literary prize....

Spike Lee helps a film student face his past
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- When a film student decided to revisit his criminal teenage past, he found a powerful ally in filmmaker Spike Lee....

Pat Schroeder: Clinton would face `subdued sexism'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Former House Democrat Pat Schroeder predicts that Hillary Clinton would face "a lot of sexism" if she decides to run for president in 2016....

Compelling characters in Atkins' `The Forsaken'
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