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    Will Smith bungee jump is latest stunt near Grand Canyon

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — At the end of the 1991 movie "Thelma & Louise," the two leading ladies — fugitives cornered by authorities in the Grand Canyon — decide against surrendering and instead drive off a cliff.One of cinema's most iconic endings...

    By Felicia Fonseca And Terry Tang, Associated Press|

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    Actor locked out of Twitter over tweet that violated rules

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet that was found to be in violation of its rules.Woods posted a tweet in July that included a meme from a hoax campaign that encouraged men not to vote in...

    By Amy Forliti, Associated Press|

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    Cosby sentencing reveals generational divide over his legacy

    When Bill Cosby is sentenced Monday for drugging and molesting a woman, it will be a final chapter in downfall that leaves some blacks pained and others proud.Those who grew up viewing Cosby's NBC show struggle to reconcile the conviction with...

    By Terry Tang, Associated Press|

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    Vin Scully makes rare public appearance at Dodgers game

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully has made a rare public appearance at Dodger Stadium to help honor fellow Hall of Famer Jaime Jarrin.The Spanish-language broadcaster was inducted into the team's Ring of Honor, with his name joining Scully and such...

    By Beth Harris, AP Sports Writer|

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    Burt Reynolds mourned at small private memorial in Florida

    NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — About 80 of Burt Reynolds friends and relatives shared memories of the late actor at a private memorial service.A family spokeswoman says Reynolds' ex-wife Loni Anderson and their son Quinton Anderson Reynolds were...

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    Felton Pruett dies; played steel guitar with Hank Williams

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A musician who played steel guitar with country legend Hank Williams on the Louisiana Hayride radio show, and broke his nose wrestling with Williams, has died. Felton Pruett was 89 years old.He died Wednesday. He had played...

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    'IllumiNations' pyrotechnic show ending next year at Epcot

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After almost two decades, Walt Disney World is ending the pyrotechnic, light and fireworks show which nightly lights up the sky above its Epcot theme park.The theme park resort said on its blog this week that the...

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    Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song, "Big Love."The trio released the videos Friday. Proceeds from the song will benefit the student-led March for Our Lives...

    By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer|

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    Contempt charge against reporter dropped in 'Bachelor' case

    INDEPENDENCE, Iowa (AP) — A contempt charge has been dismissed against a former Iowa television reporter who was accused of violating a judge's order last year not to take courtroom video of "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules.The Waterloo-Cedar...

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    Suge Knight pleads to manslaughter over fatal confrontation

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight has pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter and after he ran over two men, killing one, nearly four years ago.The Death Row Records co-founder entered the plea Thursday in Los Angeles...

    By Andrew Dalton, AP Entertainment Writer|

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