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    Actress Drea de Matteo loses apartment in NYC blast

    NEW YORK (AP) Among those who lost their homes in the powerful blast and fire in Manhattan's East Village was former "Sopranos" actress Drea de Matteo.The actress took to Instagram Thursday to share two dramatic photos of firefighters battling...

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  • Entertainment

    Mannequins by designer Ralph Pucci fill NYC exhibition

    NEW YORK (AP) A room full of mannequins is the subject of a new museum exhibition in New York City.They're the creation of designer Ralph Pucci who elevates these dummies to a sculptural art form.The Museum of Arts and Design says "The Art of...

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  • Entertainment

    Police make arrest in threat that delayed Hernandez trial

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) Police have arrested a man who they allege called in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the Massachusetts courthouse where Aaron Hernandez's murder trial is being held.Fall River police on Friday announced the...

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  • Entertainment

    Comedy group accountant named employee of month stole $240K

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) An accountant for a famous Princeton University musical-comedy group who was once named by Esquire magazine as an "employee of the month" has admitted embezzling $240,000.Thomas Muza of Hightstown pleaded guilty to...

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  • Entertainment

    Vin Diesel says Oscars weighted against action films

    BEIJING (AP) Vin Diesel said Friday that the latest "Fast & Furious" film deserves a best picture Oscar but has two strikes against it when it comes to the Academy it's an action flick and it's a sequel."Do I shy away from aiming high? No, I...

    By Louise Watt, Associated Press|

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    A-Rod cousin set to plead guilty in Florida steroids case

    MIAMI (AP) A guilty plea is set for a cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in the federal investigation into performance-enhancing drugs illegally provided to athletes through a South Florida clinic.U.S. District Judge Cecilia M....

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  • Entertainment

    Game show is lottery, Monopoly combo; Billy Gardell hosts

    LOS ANGELES (AP) It sounds like a Swiss Army knife version of a TV game show: a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries, Las Vegas and seasoned comedian Billy Gardell as host.The result is "Monopoly Millionaires' Club," a...

    By Lynn Elber, AP Television Writer|

  • Entertainment

    Put me in: Craig T. Nelson returning as Coach Fox in sequel

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Craig T. Nelson is getting back in the coaching game for NBC.The network said that it has ordered 13 episodes of a sequel to the 1989-97 ABC sitcom "Coach" that starred Nelson as Hayden Fox, head coach of a college football...

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  • Celebrities

    One Direction fired Zayn Malik, says report

    One Direction fired Zayn Malik over his drug and alcohol abuse, according to Radar Online.

    Compiled by Tony Hicks thicks@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Celebrities

    One Direction fired Zayn Malik, says report

    One Direction fired Zayn Malik over his drug and alcohol abuse, according to Radar Online.

    Compiled by Tony Hicks thicks@bayareanewsgroup.com|

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