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  • Father of country star Reba McEntire dies

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    COALGATE, Okla. (AP) — The father of country music star Reba McEntire has died in Oklahoma. A post on the singer's verified Twitter account Friday says Clark McEntire passed away Thursday night in Coalgate. The director of Brown's Funeral Service in nearby Atoka confirmed the death,...

  • John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver. The "Sunshine on My Shoulders" singer received the walk's 2,531st star on Friday, 17 years after his death. Denver's son, Zak Deutschendorf, and...

  • Jenny McCarthy brings her personality to radio

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — For those who wonder if that so-called "honeymoon period" for a newly married couple is real, look no further than TV-radio personality Jenny McCarthy and actor-singer Donnie Wahlberg. The two wed in late August and have no problem in the PDA department. Wahlberg...

  • Queen sends her first tweet, signed 'Elizabeth R'

    Updated: 13 hr ago

    LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet — though she kept things traditional, signing off with "Elizabeth R." The 88-year-old monarch tried her hand at Twitter as she opened a new gallery Friday in central London's Science Museum, taking off a glove to press a tablet...

  • Shakira to release baby toys with Fisher-Price

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Shakira is partnering with Fisher-Price to launch a line of baby toys as well as a Web series for moms. The Mattel, Inc.-owned company announced Friday that the First Steps collection of toys and baby gear would be available in November. Shakira co-developed six...

  • Q&A: Anna Kendrick on modeling, movies and music

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anna Kendrick is in the holiday spirit. "I want it to be Christmas already! I just want to throw a soiree," the bubbly actress said during a recent interview. Kendrick certainly looked the part, wearing a red, sleeveless party dress with a big, silk bow on the...

  • Architect Frank Gehry shocks with obscene gesture

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    MADRID (AP) — Architect Frank Gehry traveled to Spain to receive a prestigious award but shocked his hosts by responding to a reporter's question with an obscene gesture and making contemptuous comments about most modern architecture. The American-Canadian was in the northern city of...

  • Punk icon Joan Jett savors rockin' role-model gig

    Updated: 16 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — "Can't stay at home, can't stay at school! Old folks say: 'Ya poor little fool!'" Punk pioneer Joan Jett doesn't give a spit if you lump her in with old folks. The "wild girl" in the incendiary anthem "Cherry Bomb" embraces aging while raging — and, at 56, relishes her...

  • Nominees for Grammy Awards to be announced Dec. 5

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Recording Academy will announce the nominees for the 2015 Grammy Awards the morning of Dec. 5, except for one category: album of the year. The nominees for the top prize will come later that day when the Academy debuts the TV special, "A Very GRAMMY Christmas." It...

  • Britney Spears to get Vegas key, 'Britney Day'

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Caesars Entertainment says pop star Britney Spears will get a key to the Las Vegas Strip and celebrate with her own dedicated day. The Las Vegas-based casino giant announced Thursday it would host "Britney Day" at The LINQ Promenade starting at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5....