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    US group to stop interfering with Japanese whalers

    WOODSTOCK, Vt. (AP) The founder of a radical conservation group made famous by the television show "Whale Wars" says a settlement over anti-whaling activities only prevents the group's U.S. organization from interfering with Japanese whalers in...

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    Lawsuit filed over railing collapse at Snoop Dogg concert

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) Lawyers representing 17 people injured when a railing collapsed at a Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa concert in New Jersey have filed a lawsuit against the venue's operator and the performers claiming they didn't take enough...

    By Megan Trimble, Associated Press|

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    The Latest: Concert venue operator won't comment on lawsuit

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Latest on the Snoop Dogg concert railing collapse lawsuit (all times local):2:15 p.m.The operator of a New Jersey concert venue where a railing collapsed during a Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa concert has declined to comment...

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    Rape trial for former "Sons of Guns" star reset for December

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) The rape trial of former "Sons of Guns" reality TV star Will Hayden and former owner of Red Jacket Firearms has been rescheduled for December.Hayden was scheduled to stand trial Monday in Baton Rouge on two counts of...

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    Reward your ears: 5 gadgets to liven up your music

    ATLANTA (AP) Open your ears. What do you hear?If you're listening to music coming out of the tinny speaker on your phone, you're not hearing much. And inexpensive Bluetooth speakers or flimsy earbuds aren't much better, as they fail to give you...

    By Ron Harris, Associated Press|

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    John Krasinski's love letter to family and movies he adores

    WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) John Krasinski is pretty sure some of his favorite movies wouldn't get made in today's Hollywood. Films like "The Verdict," ''Kramer vs. Kramer," ''Ordinary People" and other small dramas of that ilk seem to be even...

    By Lindsey Bahr, AP Film Writer|

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    The Latest: Federal court to hear pipeline-building request

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The Latest on the legal proceedings against a Texas-based oil pipeline (all times local):12:45 p.m.A federal judge in Washington, D.C., is considering a request by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe for a temporary injunction...

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    AFI postpones 'The Birth of a Nation' screening, Parker Q&A

    LOS ANGELES (AP) The American Film Institute has canceled plans to screen writer-director Nate Parker's "The Birth of a Nation" for students this week amid controversies surrounding a 17-year-old rape accusation against Parker and his...

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    Pharrell to be honored by Clive Davis for songwriting

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Pharrell has a new reason to be "Happy."Clive Davis is honoring the "Happy" and "Freedom" singer-songwriter with his Legend in Songwriting Award.Pharrell is scheduled to receive the honor from the veteran music executive at the...

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    Ciara joins celebrity judges panel for Miss America pageant

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) Ciara is the final member of the celebrity judges panel for the 2017 Miss America competition.The Miss America Organization made the announcement Wednesday.The singer will join Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas, musician...

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