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Former governor plans to leave

LANSING, Mich. – Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm says she soon will leave Current TV, where she has hosted a public affairs program for the last year.Granholm made the announcement in a...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Green Day back on tour in ’13

LOS ANGELES – Green Day is going back on the road. The Grammy-winning punk band announced new tour dates Monday.The band canceled the rest of its 2012 club schedule and postponed the start of a...

DATE: Dec. 31, 2012 | CATEGORY: Music

Google launches new music service ‘scan and match’

LOS ANGELES – Google is turning on a “scan and match” service for Google Music users to store copies of their songs online, offering free what Apple charges $25 a year for.The service, which...

DATE: Dec. 24, 2012 | CATEGORY: Music

Coyote contest winds down without problems

ALBUQUERQUE – A coyote hunting contest organized by a New Mexico gun shop that set off protests from animal-rights activists has ended without problems.The hunt ended at noon Sunday and all hunters...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

All-stars salute Eddie Murphy

LOS ANGELES – However riotous the Eddie Murphy stories from Arsenio Hall, Tracy Morgan, Adam Sandler and Russell Brand, the highlight of Spike TV’s tribute to Murphy was the comedian’s duet with...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Older CBS shows to be shown on Hulu Plus

LOS ANGELES – Older CBS shows like “Medium” and “Numb3rs” are coming to the $8-per-month online video service Hulu Plus.Monday’s deal falls short of what other broadcast networks provide. ABC, NBC...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Film academy unveils design of museum

LOS ANGELES – The film academy says it has raised $100 million toward the construction of its new museum and is revealing its design concept for the nonprofit facility.The Academy of Motion Picture...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Nielsen: 65.6 million watch second debate

NEW YORK – With an estimated 65.6 million viewers, the television audience for the second presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney was smaller than the first –...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Winds leave 21,000 without electricity in Colorado

DENVER – More than 21,000 electricity customers are without power in the Denver area and northern Colorado after a powerful wind storm.Xcel Energy says the blackouts affected about 50,000 customers...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Secret Service officer arrested after Obama trip

MIAMI – A Secret Service officer was arrested early Friday after being found passed out and apparently drunk on a Miami street corner several hours after President Barack Obama left the state after...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Dish, Gannett agree on TV fees

McLEAN, Va. – Dish Network Corp. and Gannett Co. say they have reached an agreement in a fee dispute that had threatened to leave more than 2 million Dish subscribers in 19 cities without access to...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Lennon exhibit coming to New York

NEW YORK – Fans can see another artistic side of John Lennon in New York City this week.An exhibition will feature 100 drawings and sketches by the late Beatle. It's called "Gimme Some Truth: The...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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