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CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago museum chronicling the history of surgery through medical artifacts, paintings and sculptures is planning to open an exhibit later this year on sex-reassignment procedures.
FILE - This is a 1988 file photo showing professional wrestler Andre the Giant. HBO Sports, and the Bill Simmons Media Group will produce The tall tales and colossal career of Andre the Giant will be told in an upcoming HBO documentary.
Joy Villa wears a gown that says LOS ANGELES (AP) — The attention-grabbing "Make America Great Again" dress Joy Villa wore at the Grammys appears to have led to a bump in sales for her music.
FILE - In this June 20, 2016 file photo, CNN news anchor Jake Tapper attends the Museum of the Moving Image's 2016 Industry Tribute in New York. Tapper is writing a debut novel scheduled to come out in the summer of 2018, Little, Brown and Company told The Associated Press on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Tapper is working on a book that you could call fake news: It's his debut novel.
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS has fired newscaster Josh Elliott after being surprised by his live announcement that he'd no longer be working regularly at the network's streaming service.
British actress Kristin Scott Thomas stars in British satire An uproarious British satire shot during the Brexit referendum drew big laughs at the Berlin film festival Monday, with Sally Potter using a stellar cast for "a light and loving look" at a "broken England". In "The Party", shot entirely in black and white, Kristin Scott Thomas plays Janet, a British MP who has just become health minister and throws an intimate soiree with her husband (Timothy Spall) and closest friends to celebrate. Another friend of the family is an agitated City "wanker banker" from Ireland (Cillian Murphy) who slips away to the toilet as soon as he arrives to snort cocaine and fiddle with the handgun he has hidden in his jacket.
John Oliver (C), pictured in September 2016, returned to his HBO show British import and popular television satirist John Oliver is taking out cable news ads in the Washington area to "educate" President Donald Trump on what he needs to know to avoid unnecessary pitfalls. Oliver revealed the move when his HBO show "Last Week Tonight" returned for a new season Sunday, homing in on the Republican president's reported penchant for getting his information from morning television shows. "It might seem like a show of strength to kill the families of terrorists, but according to the Geneva Conventions, it's actually a war crime," says the character.
Adele poses in the press room with the awards for album of the year for In an extraordinary moment between the music industry's top female artists, Adele beat Beyonce for three of the top Grammy Awards — then said her competitor deserved at least one of them.
FILE - This May 27, 1997 file photo shows Diana, Princess of Wales during her visit to Leicester, to formally open The Richard Attenborough Centre for Disability and Arts. It was announced Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, that Princess Diana will be the subject of a four-hour documentary miniseries airing on ABC in August 2017. The program will mark the 20th anniversary of Diana's death. (AP Photo/John Stillwell, File, Pool)NEW YORK (AP) — Princess Diana will be the subject of a four-hour documentary miniseries airing on ABC this August.
This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Batman, voiced by Will Arnett, in a scene from LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three new openers dominated the box office this weekend — each with its own robust audience. The animated "Lego Movie" spinoff "The Lego Batman Movie" topped the charts with $53 million, slightly less than the studio estimates from Sunday, while the "Fifty Shades of Grey" sequel "Fifty Shades Darker" opened in second with $46.6 million.
Actor Will Arnett attends the premiere of The Lego Batman Movie at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, California, on February 4, 2017Los Angeles (AFP) - "The Lego Batman Movie" dominated "Fifty Shades Darker" in a battle of new releases at North American box offices over the weekend, industry data showed on Monday. The Warner Bros spinoff of the "Lego Movie" finished on top with $53 million, against $46.6 million for the second in the steamy franchise based on the novels of E.L. James, box office monitor Exhibitor Relations said.
Singer Beyonce poses with her Grammy trophies in the press room during the 59th Annual Grammy music Awards on February 12, 2017, in Los Angeles, CaliforniaIs Beyonce too edgy for the music industry? Or do the Grammy Awards suffer from an underlying racial bias? The superstar's failure to win top prizes is vexing her many admirers -- among them the night's big winner Adele.
The Carolina Herrera collection is modeled during Fashion Week in New York, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)NEW YORK (AP) — Carolina Herrera called it her "white shirt" moment, a celebration of her favorite garment. And the Proenza Schouler label said adieu to New York Fashion Week for now, as it prepares to show in Paris.
Naked women are back in Playboy magazine, ending a year-old ban on the nudity that made the magazine famous. Playboy celebrated the reversal on Twitter and Facebook with the hashtag #NakedIsNormal. The ...
President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participate in a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump managed to avoid questions about hot-button issues facing the White House — such as the future of national security adviser Michael Flynn and a North Korean missile launch — in a news conference Monday where selected reporters asked non-challenging questions and other, shouted-out inquiries were ignored.
NEW YORK (AP) — Pulitzer Prize winners Junot Diaz, Viet Thanh Nguyen and Jane Smiley are among 32 writers contributing to a book of letters responding to the election of President Donald Trump.
FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, Milo Yiannopoulos, the Breitbart editor known for inflammatory remarks about women and Muslims, speaks on campus at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colo. Yiannopoulos announced on his Facebook page Monday, Feb. 13, that he had asked his publisher for more time to complete “Dangerous,” which now has a June 13 release date. The publisher, Threshold Editions, confirmed that the Facebook posting was by Yiannopoulos. (Jeremy Papasso/Daily Camera via AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Life is happening fast for Milo Yiannopoulos, who has postponed his book from March to June so he can include the "craziness and rioting" that resulted from his planned appearances at a handful of West Coast campuses earlier this year.
FILE - This June 23, 2016 file photo shows Ben Haggerty, left, and Ryan Lewis, of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, on NBC's NEW YORK (AP) — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, the mainstream rap duo that swept the rap Grammys in 2014 and received backlash after besting Kendrick Lamar, didn't submit their latest album for contention at the 2017 Grammy Awards.
Travis Tritt, from left, Michael Ray, Randy Travis, Mary Travis and Ricky Traywick appear on stage at the NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A near fatal stroke couldn't take away the signature baritone of country star Randy Travis, and dozens of his friends, from Garth Brooks to Kenny Rogers, used their voices and his songs to honor the legend.
This image released by Universal Pictures shows Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele, left, and Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey in In all the kinked knots and twists of satin that adorn "Fifty Shades Darker," none is more worthwhile to uncoil than the tangled absurdities of its central dominator, Christian Grey.
FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2016 file photo, Amal Clooney, left, and George Clooney arrive at the world premiere of LOS ANGELES (AP) — George and Amal Clooney may want to share pregnancy notes with Beyonce and Jay Z.
FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, file photo, DMX performs during the BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta. The Philadelphia Inquirer reported the rapper, whose given name is Earl Simmons, made a surprise appearance at a homeless support group meeting to speak to members of the nonprofit Ready, Willing & Able Philadelphia on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rapper DMX gave a group of Philadelphia men advice during a surprise appearance at a homeless support group meeting.
FILE - In this June 21, 1967, file photo, a crowd of hippies keep a large ball, painted to represent a world globe, in the air during a gathering at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, to celebrate the summer solstice on June 21, day one of SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A war of words has erupted over a concert planned to mark the Summer of Love in San Francisco.