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  • Obama enlists DeGeneres, other celebrities in final healthcare push

    Obama enlists DeGeneres, other celebrities in final healthcare push
    WASHINGTON -- President Obama teased Ellen DeGeneres about the selfie she took at the Oscars and confessed to leaving his socks and shoes lying around while the first lady is out of town, but before the end of his Thursday appearance on the talk show he...
  • Ellen DeGeneres selfie on Twitter is Oscar gold for Samsung

    Ellen DeGeneres selfie on Twitter is Oscar gold for Samsung
    SAN FRANCISCO -- And the winner for best tweet: Ellen DeGeneres, who struck social-media gold for the Oscars and sponsor Samsung with the best selfie of the night. The celebrity-filled selfie on a Samsung phone was the Twitter star of Oscar night....
  • Angelina Jolie talks family, cancer and 'Maleficent'

    Angelina Jolie talks family, cancer and 'Maleficent'
    Angelina Jolie knows that she can appear to be a bit austere in the public eye, but when she's at home, the brunet beauty says, she relaxes and makes sure to have fun. The 38-year-old actress-director, who appears in character for "Maleficent" on this...
  • The Belle Brigade does things its way this time, 'Just Because'

    The Belle Brigade does things its way this time, 'Just Because'
    Not long ago, Barbara and Ethan Gruska — the fresh-faced siblings at the core of L.A.'s Belle Brigade — were deep in a rehearsal with their two bandmates. The goal that afternoon was reworking the songs on the Belle Brigade's self-titled...
  • At CinemaCon, Hollywood stars tease their coming attractions

    When promoting a big-budget summer film, there are plenty of stops at which movie stars are expected to shill their product. Actors hole up in fancy hotels for press junkets, trade banter with David Letterman and fly overseas to walk red carpets. But...
  • Peabody winners to be announced on 'CBS This Morning'

    Peabody winners to be announced on 'CBS This Morning'
    In a first for the 73-year-old Peabody Awards, a portion of this year's winners will be announced April 2 on "CBS This Morning." Ira Glass and Charlayne Hunter-Gault will join the "CBS This Morning" anchors that day. The announcement will start on the...
  • DiCaprio buys renovated Palm Springs estate

    If Leonardo DiCaprio needs to take a breather after his hard-fought Oscar battle, he can retreat to the Palm Springs estate he recently bought for $5.23 million. Set on 1.3 acres in the Old Las Palmas neighborhood, the renovated 1963 estate designed by...
  • Grammy Awards' winningest singer, country music mainstay to pair for show at Sands Bethlehem Event Center

    A country music mainstay who has released more than 125 albums in a career that has stretched more than 55 years will return to Sands Bethlehem Event Center, the venue just announced. But this time's he bringing along a singer/musician who has won more...
  • MipTV: First Hand Films Inks Deals On 'Sound of Torture,' 'Footprints of War' and 'Shadows of Liberty'

    Switzerland-based First Hand Films has closed a flurry of deals across its slate of polically-engaged one-offs and docu series, including "Footprints of War," "Sound of Torture" and "Shadows of Liberty." Japan's NHK and Latin America's Telesur bought...
  • Broadway babies -- Vanessa Williams ... k.d. lang ... Angela Lansbury ... Michelle Williams ... Barbara Cook ... Baby Jane Dexter

    "LIFE UPON the wicked stage ain't ever what a girl supposes. Stage door Johnny's outraging over you with gems and roses/When you let a fella take your hand, which means an extra beer or sandwich. ... Wild old men who give you jewels and sables only live...
  • Liza Minnelli's wonderful life

    Liza Minnelli's wonderful life
    In the next few months, Liza Minnelli will bring her new musical show, "Simply Liza," to Vienna, London, Paris and Amsterdam, among other places. There's one stage, however, on which this Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, Golden Globe and Tony winner has never set...