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Emma Stone ascends to top of Forbes' highest-paid actresses

LOS ANGELES Fresh off winning her first Oscar, actress Emma Stone ousted Jennifer Lawrence on Wednesday to claim the top spot on Forbes' 2017 list of the world's highest-paid actresses.

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Pink to get Vanguard award at MTV Video Music Awards

LOS ANGELES Pop star Pink has been chosen to receive the 2017 Vanguard Award, MTV's equivalent of a lifetime achievement honor for video music, the U.S. cable and satellite television channel said on Tuesday. | Video

Music Aug 15 2017

Four Boston Teamsters acquitted of 'Top Chef' extortion plot

BOSTON Four Teamsters union members in Boston were acquitted on Tuesday of charges they tried to extort jobs from a production company filming "Top Chef" in 2014, using thuggish tactics that included threatening host Padma Lakshmi.

U.S. Aug 15 2017

Indian police arrest four after Game of Thrones leak

NEW DELHI Indian police have arrested four people on suspicion of leaking an unaired episode of HBO's hit series "Game of Thrones", police in the city of Mumbai said on Tuesday.

Television Aug 15 2017

'Grey's Anatomy' creator Shonda Rhimes leaves ABC for Netflix

"Grey's Anatomy" creator Shonda Rhimes is taking her Shondaland production house away from Walt Disney Co's ABC network to Netflix Inc to produce new content, the video streaming company said on Sunday. | Video

Television Aug 14 2017

Kendrick Lamar holds off Brett Eldredge for Billboard top spot

LOS ANGELES Rapper Kendrick Lamar reclaimed the top spot of the weekly U.s Billboard 200 album chart on Monday, fending off country music star Brett Eldredge.

Music Aug 14 2017

British author Rowling says Trump has a right to be bigoted

NEW YORK Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling labeled U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump bigoted after receiving the PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award in New York. | Video