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Allen defends self against Farrow’s abuse claims

Allen defends self against Farrow’s abuse claims

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In an almost 2,000-word open letter punctuated with rhetorical questions and many years-previous anecdotes, notoriously media-shy Woody Allen again defended himself towards renewed claims that he molested adoptive daughter Dylan Farrow 21 years ago.  

 
 

Fallon exits ‘Late Night, ‘ headed for ‘Tonight’

Fallon exits ‘Late Night, ‘ headed for ‘Tonight’

NEW YORK (AP) — It's now not a lot "goodbye" as "taking a wreck."

 
 

Dylan Farrow’s brother defends Woody Allen

Dylan Farrow’s brother defends Woody Allen

NEW YORK (AP) — Woody Allen's adopted son is defending the filmmaker against accusations that the director molested his then-7-yr-outdated daughter in 1992.

 
 

Hoffman autopsy inconclusive, further tests needed

Hoffman autopsy inconclusive, further tests needed

NEW YORK (AP) — Four individuals had been taken into custody on drug expenses after police investigating Philip Seymour Hoffman's dying achieved search warrants, two individuals with data of the investigation said Wednesday, and the clinical examiner's administrative center said extra checks are needed to decide what killed him.

 
 

Clay Aiken to run for Congress in North Carolina

Clay Aiken to run for Congress in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Former "American Idol" and "Superstar Apprentice" runner-up Clay Aiken joined every other excessive-profile contest Wednesday — this one to get elected to Congress in his native North Carolina.

 
 

Leno: 2nd ‘Tonight exit’ is quits for late-night

Leno: 2nd ‘Tonight exit’ is quits for late-night

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Jay Leno, as affably efficient behind the curtain as he’s in front of the camera, avoids waxing poetic about his 22-yr “Tonight Convey” run that draws to an in depth Thursday.  

 
 

Philip Seymour Hoffman fans mourn, tout his talent

Philip Seymour Hoffman fans mourn, tout his talent

NEW YORK (AP) — He was once handiest 46, busy as ever and steady in his standing as one of the vital world's greatest actors.

 
 

5 great Philip Seymour Hoffman performances

5 great Philip Seymour Hoffman performances

NEW YORK (AP) — In a medium that prizes glamor and flash, Philip Seymour Hoffman provided the alternative in movie: untidy, imperfect, shy, awkward and eminently real folks.

 
 

Documents: Teen planned to sell Guy Fieri’s car

Documents: Teen planned to sell Guy Fieri’s car

MARIN, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California teenager convicted of stealing superstar chef Man Fieri’s Lamborghini deliberate to sell the automobile and in addition commit a jewelry heist, in keeping with courtroom paperwork.  

 
 

Cyrus wants voice, not twerking, to be spotlighted

Cyrus wants voice, not twerking, to be spotlighted

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Miley Cyrus desires you to concentrate on her voice — not her twerking — when she launches her tour next month.

 
 

Too young for Super Bowl? Mars calls it an honor

Too young for Super Bowl? Mars calls it an honor

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars says he feels honored the NFL is letting him operate on the Super Bowl halftime express even though he's nonetheless a budding artist.

 
 

Toronto’s mayor defends Justin Bieber

Toronto’s mayor defends Justin Bieber

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto's favorite black sheep, Mayor Rob Ford, is rising to the security of fellow Canadian Justin Bieber, who has recently been within the headlines for the fallacious reasons.

 
 

Johansson steps down as humanitarian ambassador

Johansson steps down as humanitarian ambassador

JERUSALEM (AP) — Scarlett Johansson has parted methods with the international charity Oxfam as a result of a dispute over her work for SodaStream, a company operating in a West Bank contract that options the Hollywood big name in an advert with the intention to air all through the Super […]

 
 

Premieres, docs and dramas to watch at Sundance

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — As a result of best probably the most dedicated (and sleepless) cinephiles could see all 117 function-length movies taking part in on the Sundance Film Competition, which begins Thursday, here is a short checklist of the U.S. dramas, documentaries and premieres expected to generate buzz […]

 
 

Producer: NSA revelations vindicate CBS drama

Producer: NSA revelations vindicate CBS drama

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A producer of TV's "Person Of Hobby" says revelations about executive surveillance have proved early doubters concerning the drama mistaken.