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FILE - In this June 28, 2006 file photo, Australian children's entertainers The Wiggles, Murray Cook (Red Wiggle), Greg Page (Yellow Wiggle), Jeff Fatt (Purple Wiggle), and Anthony Field (Blue Wiggle) make a special appearance at the Australian High Commission in London at the start of their UK tour. Page, one of the original members of the popular Australian children's band has been hospitalized after collapsing during a wildfire relief concert.  Page fell as he left a stage in New South Wales and went into cardiac arrest. He had been performing with the other original bandmates to raise money for the Red Cross and the wildlife rescue group WIRE.  (AP Photo/Christopher Pledger, File)

Original member of The Wiggles recovering in hospital

Jan. 17, 2020 1:54 PM EST

SYDNEY (AP) — One of the original members of the popular Australian children's band The Wiggles has been hospitalized after collapsing during a wildfire relief concert. Greg Page, the 48-year-old original Yellow Wiggle, fell as he left a stage in New South Wales and went into cardiac arrest. He had been...

The logo for NBCUniversal's upcoming streaming service, Peacock, is displayed on a computer screen on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in New York. NBCUniversal is expected to unveil the price and other details about Peacock on Thursday. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)

NBC hopes 'free' makes Peacock stand out in streaming era

Jan. 16, 2020 8:02 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — NBCUniversal is launching a new streaming service that will have a large part available for free, an approach it hopes will resonate with people who aren't interested in traditional TV. The service, Peacock, will debut April 15 for customers of Comcast, NBCUniversal's parent company....

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Like Miami, 'Bad Boys for Life' soundtrack is hot and fun

Jan. 16, 2020 4:04 PM EST

Various artists, “Bad Boys for Life Original Motion Picture Soundtrack" (Epic/We the Best Music) Some soundtracks are as important to their movies as the actors delivering lines on-screen. But the “Bad Boys for Life” soundtrack is less of an unseen character, and more of a mood. And that mood...

In this Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 photo, driver Giniel De Villers, of South Africa, and co-driver Alex Haro, of Spain, race their Toyota during stage seven of the Dakar Rally between Riyadh and Wadi Al Dawasir, Saudi Arabia. Formerly known as the Paris-Dakar Rally, the race was created by Thierry Sabine after he got lost in the Libyan desert in 1977. Until 2008, the rallies raced across Africa, but threats in Mauritania led organizers to cancel that year's event and move it to South America. It has now shifted to Saudi Arabia. The race started on Jan. 5 with 560 drivers and co-drivers, some on motorbikes, others in cars or in trucks. Only 41 are taking part in the Original category. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

AP Photos: Navigating the desert in the Dakar Rally

Jan. 15, 2020 11:02 AM EST

Spanish motorcyclist Sara Garcia searches for a tool inside a red metallic box during one of the world's toughest races, gazing at pictures and support messages from family and friends. Garcia and her Yamaha are taking part in the Dakar Rally, an annual event being covered by The Associated Press. "I'm tired,"...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Jan. 14, 2020 1:40 PM EST

Fiction: 1. Junkyard Cats by Faith Hunter, narrated by Khristine Hvam (Audible Original) 2. Interview with the Robot by Lee Bacon, narrated by Kevin T. Collins, Ellen Archer, Josh Hurley, Eileen Stevens, Erin Mallon, Jonathan Davis & Stephen Bel Davies (Audible Original) 3. Tinaca Jones by Matt Boren,...

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The list of nominees for the 92nd Academy Awards

Jan. 13, 2020 11:04 AM EST

The list of nominees for the 92nd Academy Awards: Best picture: “Ford v. Ferrari”; “The Irishman”; “Jojo Rabbit”; “Joker”; “Little Women”; “Marriage Story”; “1917”; Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood”;...

In this Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, photo, Victoria Hall pauses before answering a question while talking to a reporter from her bedroom at the Friendship House, in Fayetteville, N.C. Hall, 28, was the first “friend,” or young adult with an intellectual or developmental disability, seeking independence by moving into the Hope Marie Duggins Campus of Friendship House Fayetteville. (Melissa Sue Gerrits/The Fayetteville Observer via AP)

Fayetteville Friendship House marks first year

Jan. 12, 2020 12:01 AM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Victoria Hall has two wall art decorations of characters Elsa and Anna from the Disney movie “Frozen” in her room. It’s one of her favorite movies. “I haven’t seen the new one,” Hall said. On another wall are photos of her two sisters,...

FILE - This Jan. 14, 2015 file photo shows Timothy Busfield at the Disney/ABC Television Group 2015 Winter TCA in Pasadena, Calif. ABC has given the go-ahead to a pilot for “thirtysomething(else),

OK boomer: 'thirtysomething' sequel to reunite original cast

Jan. 8, 2020 5:47 PM EST

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — ABC has given the go-ahead to a pilot for “thirtysomething(else)," a sequel to the series that followed a group of baby boomers and their struggles. The show will feature a group of new actors playing the grown-up, 30-something children of the original cast. Ken Olin, Mel...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Jan. 7, 2020 4:14 PM EST

Audible best-sellers for week ending January 3rd: Fiction: 1. Junkyard Cats by Faith Hunter, narrated by Khristine Hvam (Audible Original) 2. Interview with the Robot by Lee Bacon, narrated by Kevin T. Collins, Ellen Archer, Josh Hurley, Eileen Stevens, Erin Mallon, Jonathan Davis & Stephen Bel Davies...

FILE - In this May 12, 2016, file photo, broken glass from a car window is shown on the ground after the car was broken into, at Auto Glass Now, a car in a garage in San Francisco across from police headquarters. A surge of thefts from vehicles parked at tourist locations on the west side of Los Angeles has been linked to San Francisco Bay Area gang members, authorities say. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Los Angeles tourist car burglaries linked to Bay Area gangs

Jan. 6, 2020 7:20 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A surge of thefts from vehicles parked at tourist locations on the west side of Los Angeles has been linked to San Francisco Bay Area gang members, authorities say. The Los Angeles and Beverly Hills police departments and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are trying to...