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Harry Potter's 'Cursed Child' story already a U.S. best-seller

NEW YORK Harry Potter is casting a spell, again, over the publishing industry

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Bolshoi Ballet marks 60th anniversary of landmark London visit

MOSCOW At the height of the Cold War, dancers from Russia's Bolshoi Ballet did their bit to thaw East-West relations, flying to London in 1956 to make their first performances for British audiences who had never seen anything quite like it. | Video

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Magic lights up Warner Bros' Comic-Con panel, superheroes reign

SAN DIEGO, Calif. Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne brought the wizarding world of "Harry Potter" to real life briefly on Saturday, as he helped hand out wooden wands to the 6,500-plus audience at a Comic-Con panel and made everyone perform a spell.

Film Jul 23 2016

Edward Snowden talks film debut and dramatizing his life in 'Snowden'

SAN DIEGO, Calif. When former NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden met with Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone to discuss a movie on his life, he never thought he would be making his own film debut. | Video

Film, People Jul 22 2016

Administrator of Prince's estate dismisses more inheritance claims

The administrator of Prince's estate has further solidified the inheritance claims of the pop superstar's six surviving siblings by dismissing more than a dozen other claimants, according to court documents released on Friday.

People, Music Jul 22 2016

Dying on stage: comedian Marx has come closer than most

GREENWICH, EnglandLike most stand-up comedians, Carey Marx has stories about "dying on stage", but in his case they are almost literally true.

People Jul 22 2016
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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