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Swift, Bieber, more ready for Billboard Awards

Swift, Bieber, more ready for Billboard Awards

May 19th, 2013 3:19 pm by MESFIN FEKADU —AP Music Writer

They battle it out weekly on the Billboard charts, and now they're competing at the Billboard Music Awards. Today's biggest stars — from Taylor Swift to fun. to Maroon 5 — are the key finalists at Sunday's awards show.

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Review: Video game 'Metro: Last Light' digs deep under Moscow

Review: Video game 'Metro: Last Light' digs deep under Moscow

May 19th, 2013 3:07 pm by JOHN KOSIK — Associated Press

What are you doing after the apocalypse? Video-game creators have been asking that question for years, with results ranging from Bethesda's sublime "Fallout 3" to id Software's forgettable "Rage."

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Retirement tests if Beckham built lasting brand

Retirement tests if Beckham built lasting brand

May 19th, 2013 2:58 pm by LORI HINNAN — Associated Press

PARIS — David Beckham's pecs are at least as much a part of his brand as his kick; his brand of shoes ultimately more lucrative than the game he's giving up. Listed as the world's highest-earning athlete for 2013, Beckham's retirement from play still leav

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Hagerstown, Md. man has car devoted to Dolly Parton

Hagerstown, Md. man has car devoted to Dolly Parton

May 19th, 2013 2:38 pm by CRYSTAL SCHELLE — The Herald-Mail

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Dolly Parton once said "Sometimes you just have to toot your own horn. Otherwise, nobody will know you're a-comin'."

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Documentary is an ode to NYC playground basketball

Documentary is an ode to NYC playground basketball

May 19th, 2013 2:27 pm by JAKE COYLE — AP Entertainment Writer

NEW YORK — Half-moon hoops, double rims, chain-linked fences for out-of-bounds lines and no net that anyone can recall.

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Dior presents cruise fashions amid stars in Monaco

Dior presents cruise fashions amid stars in Monaco

May 19th, 2013 2:23 pm by NEKESA MUMBI MOODY — AP Entertainment Writer

MONACO — The glittering star power of Cannes migrated up the coast to Monaco for front-row seats at Dior's colorful, sexy cruise fashion show.

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Old rules don't mean much to broadcasters

Old rules don't mean much to broadcasters

May 19th, 2013 2:07 pm by DAVID BAUDER — AP Television Writer

NEW YORK — The most striking thing about the broadcast TV networks announcing their new fall schedules this past week was how little that actually meant.

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A Native American tale with international pedigree

A Native American tale with international pedigree

May 19th, 2013 2:06 pm by JAKE COYLE — AP Entertainment Writer

CANNES, France (AP) — It took an international production starring a Puerto Rican and a Frenchman to bring the Native American tale "Jimmy P.: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian" to the big screen.

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Paul McCartney kicks off "Out There" tour in US

Paul McCartney kicks off "Out There" tour in US

May 19th, 2013 1:59 pm by Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. — Paul McCartney is kicking off the North American leg of his "Out There" tour in Orlando.

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'American Idol' finale draws record low ratings

'American Idol' finale draws record low ratings

May 19th, 2013 1:30 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK — Ratings for the "American Idol" finale plunged to a record low for the 12-year-old show.

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