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Thomas Meehan, Tony-winning story writer of 'Annie,' dies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Three-time Tony Award-winning book writer Thomas Meehan, best known for transforming the Little Orphan Annie cartoon strip into the smash Broadway musical "Annie," has died at age 88....
Marines fitness instructor puts Kate Upton through her paces
DETROIT (AP) -- The U.S. Marines put supermodel Kate Upton through her paces on Tuesday during a workout in Detroit to promote the upcoming Marine Week celebration in the city....
'America's Got Talent' and 'GOT' rule Nielsen ratings again
NEW YORK (AP) -- Viewers continued to play peek-a-boo with "Big Brother" last week. CBS' voyeuristic reality show landed four editions among the top 16 slots, according to Nielsen. But NBC had the week's most-watched shows: two nights of "America's Got Talent," with 13.4 million and 10.9 million viewers....
Nielsen's Top 20 programs for Aug. 14-20
NEW YORK (AP) -- Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 14-20. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership....
Cosby's retrial delayed as new legal team joins case
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Bill Cosby's retrial on sexual assault charges will be delayed until next year as his new legal team gets up to speed on the case, which pits the 80-year-old comedian against a woman who says he drugged and molested her more than a decade ago....
Billy Joel dons Star of David jacket during NYC show encore
NEW YORK (AP) -- Billy Joel wore a bright yellow Star of David on his black suit during an encore at Madison Square Garden....
50 million could watch Mayweather-McGregor in the US alone
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Conor McGregor's improbable challenge of Floyd Mayweather Jr. could be seen by a staggering 50 million people in the United States as fans and the curious gather in small and large parties....
The Latest: Cosby jury could come from Philly area
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault case (all times local):...
Glam shot gets ugly: Mnuchin wife touts style, slams critic
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was a glam shot that got ugly....
Nielsen: Trump's speech seen by nearly 28 million viewers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Preliminary figures from Nielsen show President Donald Trump's speech on the war in Afghanistan was seen by nearly 28 million TV viewers, just under the number who watched his inauguration but significantly less than the number who viewed his February address to Congress....
President Donald Trump in a nationally televised address outlined the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan after 16 years of war and 2,400 U.S. combat deaths. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who visited Afghanistan over the weekend, declared himself satisfied with how the administration has formulated its new strategy. Afghan military commanders have been clear that they want and expect continued U.S. military help.
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