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Michelle Obama begins arena tour in talk with Oprah

Former first lady Michelle Obama officially starts her national and international tour to promote her new book, 'Becoming,' by sitting for a conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the home arena of the Chicago Bulls

'Game of Thrones' returning in April 2019 for final season

Trumps to skip Kennedy Center Honors for 2nd straight year

Actress Paz de la Huerta sues Harvey Weinstein, alleges rape

Cyrus, Hemsworth donate $500K after losing home in wildfire

Things to know about Michelle Obama's book, arena tour

Metallica, ex-bandmates to pay concert tribute to Cornell

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German Playboy regrets misquoting Morricone in interview

Glamour magazine honors Teigen, Monae, Gonzalez and Raisman

CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

UK police make arrest in hunt for 'Friends' lookalike thief

A universe of flawed heroes: Stan Lee was ahead of his time

Red-carpet fanfare dropped amid deadly California fires

Mets' Tim Tebow adds offseason TV hosting job

New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow has another offseason job

  Stan Lee, superhero creator, comic book icon, dead at 95

Stan Lee helped create most of Marvel Comics' famous characters, including Spider-Man, the X-Men, Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk.

Celebrities offer thanks, condolences in death of Stan Lee

Celebrities offer their thanks, remembrances and condolences in the death of Marvel legend Stan Lee

Stan Lee, creator of a galaxy of Marvel superheroes, dies

Comic book genius Stan Lee, the architect of the contemporary comic book, has died at age 95

Viola Davis on 'Widows,' MeToo and expressing her femininity

Man at center of Nobel body scandal tests rape conviction

MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival

Michelle Obama memoir is next pick for Winfrey book club

Blue Eyes special: Frank, Barbara Sinatra auction upcoming

Correction: Lin-Manuel Miranda story

Gerard Butler's house 'half-gone,' others await fire's toll

Gerard Butler and "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Camille Grammer Meyer are among the celebrities whose homes have been damaged or destroyed in a Southern California wildfire

'Dr. Seuss' The Grinch' makes off with $66M at box office

You're a mean one - and you're number one - Mr. Grinch. "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" made off with $66 million for Universal Pictures to top the weekend North American box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.

Homeowners - famous and not - await word of wildfire's toll

Rich or not, famous or not, there was little reprieve from California's fast-moving wildfires that have claimed homes and lives

New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree goes up

The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is in place and will soon be strung with 50,000 LED lights as a star attraction of New York City's holiday season.

Spice Girls add 5 shows as ticket demand skyrockets

Spice Girls add five shows to next year's planned reunion tour after fans complained they couldn't buy tickets.

Actor Viggo Mortensen apologizes for using racial slur

Actor Viggo Mortensen has apologized for using a racial slur during a panel discussion about his new film "Green Book."

Trump says 7 to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Donald Trump has chosen Antonin Scalia, Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley, two former NFL Players, the wife of a major Republican Party donor and Republican U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Wildfire torches famed movie site, sends celebrities fleeing

Several celebrities are among thousands being forced to flee their homes as a massive wildfire continues to burn through Northern and Southern California communities

Hear the one about Trump? You've probably heard a lot

A think tank says there's no comparison to President Trump when it comes to being a butt of jokes for late-night comedians

Trump insults reporters, claims Acosta video wasn't altered

President Donald Trump is claiming that a video the White House released depicting contact between a White House staffer and a CNN reporter wasn't altered

Trump claims video distributed by White House wasn't altered

President Donald Trump is claiming that a video the White House released depicting contact between a White House staffer and a CNN reporter wasn't altered

Rush might 'never work again,' lawyer says

A lawyer for Australian actor Geoffrey Rush, who is claiming millions of dollars in defamation damages over a newspaper report he behaved inappropriately toward a female co-star, has told a court he might never work again

Michelle Obama had miscarriage, used IVF to conceive girls

Michelle Obama says she felt "lost and alone" after suffering a miscarriage 20 years ago

Meg Ryan announces engagement to John Mellencamp

Singer John Mellencamp and actress Meg Ryan are getting married

NFL television ratings see increase for most packages

NFL television ratings are showing modest gains after years of decline

Emerging screenwriters honored with Nicholl awards

Five emerging screenwriters are experiencing a breakthrough of a lifetime earning praise from the film academy for their work

Japanese TV cancels BTS show over band member's A-bomb shirt

A Japanese TV appearance of the Korean band BTS was canceled over a photo of a band member wearing a T-shirt showing an atomic bombing juxtaposed with the celebration of Korea's liberation from Japan after WWII

Adriana Lima thanks crowd at final Victoria's Secret show

Adriana Lima bows head in thanks during her 18th and final Victoria's Secret holiday angel show

APNewsBreak: Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book

Former first lady Michelle Obama blasts President Donald Trump in her new book

Expert: Acosta video distributed by White House was doctored

An expert says a video tweeted by the White House of an interaction between CNN reporter Jim Acosta and a White House intern appears to have been manipulated

Rockefeller Christmas tree cut down at upstate NY home

The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has been cut down at an upstate New York home and is being readied for transport to Manhattan where it will be erected this weekend

The Latest: WH video appears manipulated, producer says

An independent video producer says a video tweeted by the White House appears to have been manipulated

Protesters target home of Fox News' Tucker Carlson

Police say they are investigating a protest and vandalism at the home of Fox News host Tucker Carlson as a possible hate crime

Stephen Hawking's wheelchair sells for $393,000 at auction

A wheelchair used by Stephen Hawking has sold at auction for almost 300,000 pounds ($393,000), while a copy of the scientist's doctoral thesis fetched almost 585,000 pounds ($767,000)

Croatia arrests 4 suspected thieves in Venice jewel heist

Croatian police say they have arrested four people suspected in the brazen theft last January of precious Indian jewels from the famed Al Thani Collection that were on display in a Venetian palace

Joni Mitchell thrills concert audience just by showing up

Joni Mitchell celebrated her 75th birthday by ending an absence from public life, thrilling the crowd by appearing at an all-star concert in her honor featuring James Taylor, Chaka Khan and Emmylou Harris.

Francis Lai, Oscar-winning 'Love Story' composer, dies at 86

France's Culture Ministry says French composer Francis Lai who won an Oscar for his iconic movie score in "Love Story," has died

White House bans CNN reporter after confrontation with Trump

CNN says President Donald Trump's attacks on the press are "dangerous" and "disturbingly un-American."

The Latest: White House suspends pass of CNN's Acosta

The White House says it has suspended the press pass of CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta

Nielsen says 36.1 million people watched midterm returns

An estimated 36.1 million people viewed midterm election returns

Hannity a no-show for Fox's election night coverage

Sean Hannity didn't appear on Fox's election night coverage, after the network scolded him and colleague Jeanine Pirro for being onstage at President Trump's final campaign rally before the midterms

White House suspends CNN's Acosta after Trump confrontation

The White House has suspended the press pass of CNN correspondent Jim Acosta after he and President Donald Trump had a heated confrontation during a news conference

Bryan Cranston confirms ‘Breaking Bad’ movie in development

Bryan Cranston has confirmed that a "Breaking Bad" movie is in development, though he's not sure he's in it

Concerts abroad to honor Poland's independence, composers

Poland's largest music publisher is commemorating the centennial of the country's independence by hosting concerts abroad that feature the work of modern Polish composers

Call her a dame: Emma Thompson gets top British award

Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson has received one of Britain's highest awards from Prince William _ and thought about giving him a kiss at the Buckingham Palace ceremony

APNewsBreak: Elliott, Hynde and Gill up for Songwriters Hall

Missy Elliott, one of rap's greatest voices and also a songwriter and producer who has crafted songs for Beyonce and Whitney Houston, is one of the nominees for the Songwriters Hall of Fame

Another member quits body that awards Nobel literature prize

A member of the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in literature says she is leaving the body that has been marred by sex-abuse and financial crimes scandals

Trial for acclaimed theater director opens in Russia

The fraud trial of arguably Russia's best-known contemporary theater and film director has opened in Moscow

Cuban dancers return to island that once spurned them

Five renowned defectors from the Cuban National Ballet returned last month as part of a wide-ranging and profound reconciliation between Cuba and its millions of expatriates and exiles around the world

Midterm coverage was a roller-coaster ride of dips and dives

News organizations devote ample resources to midterm coverage, with broadcast networks devoting their entire prime-time schedules to the count

Billboard names Ariana Grande 2018 Woman of the Year

The music industry is honoring Ariana Grande

Pro and college football games dominate the TV ratings

With political battles raging, viewers overwhelmingly cast their TV votes for football

Elton John remembers Aretha Franklin at his annual AIDS gala

Elton John says he sobbed last year watching Aretha Franklin's final public performance at his AIDS foundation gala

Fox News doesn't condone Hannity appearance with Trump

Fox News says it does not condone any of its journalists appearing in a campaign event, hours after prime-time host Sean Hannity spoke at President Trump's final rally before the midterm election

Billboard names Ariana Grande 2018 Woman of the Year

The music industry is honoring Ariana Grande

AMC raising prices for Stubs A-List ticket app

AMC will raise the price in 14 states and the District of Columbia.

WHAT TO WATCH: After turbulent campaign, it's up to voters

WHAT TO WATCH: On Election Day, voters render judgment on Donald Trump's turbulent presidency

Hannity joins Trump on stage despite claiming he wouldn't

Fake news? Hannity and Fox say commentator won't appear with Trump, then he does just that

Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers headline veterans fundraiser

Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart, Jim Gaffigan and Seth Meyers headlined this year's Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser, which benefits injured veterans and their families

People magazine names Idris Elba 2018's Sexiest Man Alive

People magazine names Idris Elba as 2018's Sexiest Man Alive

Fox's MacCallum takes on new election-night role

After deciphering exit poll data on election nights for several years, Fox's Martha MacCallum moves up to a co-hosting role with Bret Baier on Tuesday at Fox News Channel

Weinstein lawyers try again to get sex assault case tossed

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers are making a new attempt to get the New York sexual assault case against him dismissed

Actor Idris Elba named People’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2018

The 46-year-old, Emmy-nominated British actor will star in the next "Fast and Furious" movie as well as the 2019 adaptation of "Cats."

Aretha Franklin doc 'Amazing Grace' to finally see the light

More than 46 years after it was made, the Aretha Franklin concert film "Amazing Grace" is finally being released

Rihanna says she doesn’t want Trump using her song at his ‘tragic rallies’

Last year, the singer entrepreneur referred to the president as an “Immoral Pig” when he banned citizens from Muslim majority countries from entering the U.S. (Source: Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)

Fox's Hannity speaks onstage at Trump campaign rally

President Trump called on Sean Hannity to join him onstage at a rally Monday night, possibly surprising the Fox News host who had insisted he was only there to cover the event

Fox, NBC and Facebook turn down Trump ad deemed racist

NBC, Fox News Channel and Facebook all said Monday they will stop airing President Donald Trump's campaign advertisement that featured an immigrant convicted of killing two police officers.

Spice Girls announce reunion tour without Victoria Beckham (aka Posh Spice) - and it’s only in the UK

Get ready for some girl power - The Spice Girls are going back out on tour! (...Um, but without Posh and only in the United Kingdom)