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Once upon a time in fatherhood: Tarantino to become a dad

Aug. 21, 2019 10:49 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Quentin Tarantino is going to be telling a whole new brand of "Once upon a time" tale — the bedtime-story kind. The "Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood" director is about to become a father. His representative Katherine Rowe says Tarantino and his wife, Israeli model and singer...

Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her songs' masters

Aug. 21, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift plans to re-record her songs after her catalog was purchased by popular music manager Scooter Braun. "CBS Sunday Morning" previewed some of its pre-taped interview with Swift on Wednesday. The reporter asks Swift if she would consider re-recording her songs in order to own the...

Hemsworth seeks to divorce Cyrus after 7 months of marriage

Aug. 21, 2019 2:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Liam Hemsworth is seeking a divorce from Miley Cyrus after seven months of marriage. The 29-year-old Australian actor filed for the dissolution of his marriage to the 26-year-old American pop star in Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday. Hemsworth, whose attorney Laura Wasser has been...

Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer's health

Aug. 21, 2019 9:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Country band Alabama says it is postponing the remainder of its 50th anniversary tour as lead singer Randy Owen battles health complications. The group announced Wednesday that the 69-year-old Owen is suffering from migraines and vertigo, and doctors say he needs more time to recover....

Christie Brinkley, Sean Spicer make 'Dancing with the Stars'

Aug. 21, 2019 2:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of "The Bachelorette" and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the contestants on the next season of "Dancing with the Stars" — but not everyone is happy with the list. ABC announced the celebrity lineup Wednesday for season 28 on...

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Polish minister: body of missing wealthy film producer found

Aug. 22, 2019 5:51 AM EDT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish minister says rescuers have found the body of a celebrity businessman who went missing after falling from his motorboat into a lake. Piotr Wozniak-Starak, 39, who produced some of Poland's most popular movies, hadn't been seen since late Saturday. A search began early Sunday...

Kodak Black expected to plead guilty in federal weapons case

Aug. 22, 2019 4:39 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Kodak Black is expected to plead guilty to federal weapons charges. A hearing is set for Thursday in Miami federal court. The decision comes months after an original plea of innocence. Prosecutors in May charged the 21-year-old rapper for crimes that involve falsifying information on...

India's 'patriotism pop' songs urge Hindus to claim Kashmir

Aug. 22, 2019 2:46 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — The music videos began appearing on social media within hours of the announcement by India's Hindu-led nationalist government that it was stripping statehood from the disputed region of Kashmir that had been in place for decades. The songs delivered a message to India's 250 million YouTube...

Man at center of 'Innocent Man' documentary may soon be free

Aug. 21, 2019 11:36 PM EDT

MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — A federal judge has placed the man at the center of a documentary series "The Innocent Man" on the path to potential freedom. U.S. District Judge James Payne of Muskogee, Oklahoma, has ruled there was reasonable doubt that Karl Fontenot (FAHN'-teh-noh) should have been convicted in...

Once upon a time in fatherhood: Tarantino to become a dad

Aug. 21, 2019 10:49 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Quentin Tarantino is going to be telling a whole new brand of "Once upon a time" tale — the bedtime-story kind. The "Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood" director is about to become a father. His representative Katherine Rowe says Tarantino and his wife, Israeli model and singer...

Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer's health

Aug. 21, 2019 9:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Country band Alabama says it is postponing the remainder of its 50th anniversary tour as lead singer Randy Owen battles health complications. The group announced Wednesday that the 69-year-old Owen is suffering from migraines and vertigo, and doctors say he needs more time to recover....

Man charged with deadly South Los Angeles shooting

Aug. 21, 2019 7:24 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A reputed gang member has been charged with killing two men and wounding a third in a South Los Angeles shooting. Twenty-seven--year-old Jonathan Charles Johnson of Lancaster was charged Tuesday with murder and other crimes for the Aug. 14 attack. It's unclear if he has an attorney....

Film on factory is first Netflix project endorsed by Obamas

Aug. 21, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A documentary about an Ohio auto glass factory that is run by a Chinese investor debuted Wednesday on Netflix as the streaming service's first project backed by Michelle and Barack Obama's new production company. Filmmakers Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert said they learned of the Obamas'...

Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her songs' masters

Aug. 21, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift plans to re-record her songs after her catalog was purchased by popular music manager Scooter Braun. "CBS Sunday Morning" previewed some of its pre-taped interview with Swift on Wednesday. The reporter asks Swift if she would consider re-recording her songs in order to own the...

Appeals court: Italian film composer can reclaim copyrights

Aug. 21, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — An appeals court says a famous Italian film composer can reclaim copyrights to six scores composed three decades ago. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled Wednesday that Ennio Morricone can take back copyrights from Italian publisher Bixio Music Group Limited. The scores...