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Mourning and memories in Garcia Marquez's languid hometown

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ARACATACA, Colombia - The sleepy Colombian town that was Gabriel Garcia Marquez's birthplace and inspired him to write "One Hundred Years of Solitude" mourned its Nobel Prize-winning author on Friday with music, candles and flowers.

Singer Chris Brown's assault trial delayed to next week

WASHINGTON - Singer Chris Brown's assault trial was delayed on Friday, when a Washington, D.C., judge put off a verdict for the R&B artist's bodyguard whose trial on the same charge is scheduled to conclude first.

Fashion, 18 Apr 2014

Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with first child

NEW YORK - Chelsea Clinton announced on Thursday that she is pregnant with the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. | Video

U.S., Davos 17 Apr 2014

'X-Men' director hit by sex abuse lawsuit weeks before premiere

LOS ANGELES - A man who has sued filmmaker Bryan Singer, the director of the upcoming blockbuster action film "X-Men: Days of Future Past," for allegedly raping him as a teenager said on Thursday that his claims of sexual abuse went unheeded by authorities. | Video

Fashion, Film, 17 Apr 2014

Salsa music great José 'Cheo' Feliciano, 78, dies in car crash

SAN JUAN - Puerto Rican singer José Luis "Cheo" Feliciano, who performed with some of salsa's top stars, was killed in a car crash in San Juan early Thursday morning, police said.

Fashion 17 Apr 2014

Rihanna settles multimillion-dollar lawsuit with ex-accountants

NEW YORK - Pop star Rihanna has agreed to settle a lawsuit with her former accountants accusing them of mismanaging her finances and costing her millions of dollars, lawyers for the parties told a federal judge on Thursday.

Fashion, Music, 17 Apr 2014

Miley Cyrus remains hospitalized, cancels two more concerts

LOS ANGELES - Miley Cyrus, who is suffering from a sinus infection, has postponed two more U.S. concerts on her "Bangerz" tour as the pop star remains hospitalized following an allergic reaction to antibiotics, her concert promoter said on Thursday.

Music, Fashion 17 Apr 2014

A Minute With: John Oliver on channeling rage into comedy

NEW YORK - British stand-up comedian John Oliver can sound downright angry at times, even though his star is on the rise.

Fashion, 16 Apr 2014

Keep Steve Jobs' personality out of trial: tech companies

SAN FRANCISCO - Witnesses at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley should not be allowed to offer evidence that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was "a bully," four major tech companies argued in a court filing.

Tech, Steve Jobs, Media 15 Apr 2014

Nobel winner Garcia Marquez, master of magical realism, dies at 87

MEXICO CITY - Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Colombian author whose beguiling stories of love and longing brought Latin America to life for millions of readers and put magical realism on the literary map, died on Thursday. He was 87. | Video

Fashion, 19 Apr 2014