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  1. Read an Exclusive Excerpt From James Ellroy's New Book 'Perfidia'

    12:19 pm PDT 08/28/2014
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    The 'L.A. Confidential' author is back with a new novel, this one set in Los Angeles in the aftermath of Pearl Harbor READ MORE

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  2. Throwback Thursday: Bob Dylan Sang for Civil Rights in 1963

    12:00 pm PDT 08/28/2014
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    Fifty-one years before the events in Ferguson, Mo., the singer performed with Pete Seeger to support a voter-registration drive: "The press went crazy over the caliber of the white folk who came," says comedian Dick Gregory READ MORE

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  3. SiriusXM Has Good Week in Important Legal Battle Over Pre-1972 Music

    10:52 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    A judge is leaning towards rejecting jury instructions proposed by Warner, Universal and Sony READ MORE

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  4. Jon Stewart on Directorial Debut 'Rosewater,' His 'Daily Show' Future and Those Israel-Gaza Comments

    9:00 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    With his Middle East political drama hitting Toronto, he faces accusations by Iran that he took "Zionist lobby" funding; responds to critics who've called him a self-hating Jew ("I have plenty of other reasons to hate myself"); opens up about 'The Daily Show’s' high-profile departures; and hints at a possible end to his tenure ("What did you hear? Do you h READ MORE

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  5. Dick Van Dyke to Receive Prince Rainier III Humanitarian Award

    8:17 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    The Hollywood legend will accept the Princess Grace Foundation's honor at an Oct. 8 gala READ MORE

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  6. Hollywood Sex Abuse Cases, Now Dismissed, May Yet Live On

    8:07 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    The accuser withdrew all eight of his cases — but that may just be prelude for another round of allegations READ MORE

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  7. Robin Williams' Death Spurs New Twitter Policy, Magazine Sales Spikes

    5:00 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    The star's shocking Aug. 11 suicide reverberated like few others READ MORE

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  8. L.A.'s Mayor, Jay Z and Live Nation's Alliance Draws Criticism Over Potential Conflicts

    5:00 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    Eric Garcetti cut red tape to land the star-packed Made in America festival, but critics charge (and new documents reveal) possible conflicts READ MORE

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  9. Robin Williams Bio in the Works

    3:36 pm PDT 08/27/2014
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    The New York Times writer Dave Itzkoff will pen the "definitive" account of the comedian's life READ MORE

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  10. Garry Marshall's Play 'Billy & Ray' to Star Vincent Kartheiser

    10:35 am PDT 08/27/2014
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    The "Mad Men" actor will star opposite Larry Pine in the comedy charting the birth of the film noir genre READ MORE

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  11. Pop-Up Central Perk Coming to NYC to Celebrate 'Friends' 20th Anniversary

    10:25 am PDT 08/27/2014
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    Could we be any more excited? READ MORE

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  12. California Senate Votes to Expand Definition of Illegal Sex Tape

    9:07 am PDT 08/27/2014
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    Some 'selfies' might now qualify READ MORE

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  13. It's Official: Suing Over Graffiti Is Fashionable

    2:22 pm PDT 08/26/2014
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    A new lawsuit against Roberto Cavalli continues a recent march by street artists to the courthouse READ MORE

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  14. 'I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky': Opera Review

    11:29 am PDT 08/25/2014
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    The 1994 Northridge earthquake is evoked in the Southern California premiere of this little-seen opera by John Adams and the poet June Jordan READ MORE

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  15. Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora Rock Out for Grand Opening of SLS Las Vegas

    11:25 am PDT 08/25/2014
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    Guests including Aaron Paul and Brian Grazer arrived to celebrate the seven-years-in-the making hotel READ MORE

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  16. Dave Chappelle Makes Hartford Comeback One Year After Heckling

    7:43 am PDT 08/25/2014
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    The comedian apologized for his Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival appearance last year READ MORE

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  17. Haim Saban on Israel: "All I Can Do Is Share the Facts"

    5:00 am PDT 08/25/2014
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    "Most of Hollywood is informed in a very superficial way" about the Middle East, the media mogul says READ MORE

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  18. Sophia Bush Honored by National Women's History Museum

    9:20 pm PDT 08/24/2014
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    Callie Khouri and Lesa France Kennedy also were recognized at the annual brunch READ MORE

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  19. There's a New World's Most Valuable Comic

    6:44 pm PDT 08/24/2014
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    Since 2010, the record for the most expensive American comic book has more than doubled READ MORE

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  20. Emmys: Meet the Nominee Biking an Hour and a Half to the Red Carpet

    8:58 am PDT 08/24/2014
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    This 'Mad Men' writer doesn’t just want to beat traffic READ MORE

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  21. More Than 190 Hollywood Notables Sign Pro-Israel Statement Criticizing Hamas

    1:58 pm PDT 08/23/2014
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    "Hamas cannot be allowed to rain rockets on Israeli cities," read the statement signed by more than 190 entertainment execs, actors, producers and showrunners READ MORE

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