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In this Jan. 16, 2018 photo, Tracy Letts poses for a portrait in New York. Letts, who has supporting roles in “Lady Bird” and “The Post,” is also a Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning playwright. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP)
February 22, 2018 - 9:46 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If you want to get Tracy Letts in your movie — and that might be a good idea since he has two up for best picture at the Oscars — you'd better proofread the script before you send it. Letts, who has supporting roles in "Lady Bird" and "The Post," is also a Pulitzer Prize- and Tony...
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United States' Lindsey Vonn reacts after skiing out in the women's combined slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)
February 22, 2018 - 3:23 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: SLEEPLESS NIGHT: It was an insomniac's quandary. At 1:33 a.m. on the U.S. East Coast, Lindsey Vonn was in the starter's gate to decide the final women's skiing competition, with NBC showing the Alpine combined . Meanwhile,...
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February 22, 2018 - 12:00 am
Weinstein apologizes to Streep, Lawrence for lawyers' words Led by Gigi Hadid, next-gen supermodels fill Milan runways Janney thought film acclaim eluded her _ then came 'I Tonya' NPR adopts new measures after sex harassment investigation CBS names Margaret Brennan as 'Face the Nation' anchor...
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FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2011 file photo, film producer Harvey Weinstein poses for a photo in New York. Weinstein has asked a judge to toss out a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against him and he's invoking the words of some A-list actresses in his defense. (AP Photo/John Carucci, File)
February 21, 2018 - 11:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harvey Weinstein wants a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words and actions of Oscar-winning actresses including Meryl Streep in his defense. Lawyers for the disgraced film mogul said Tuesday in federal court in New York that the...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 file photo, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban looks on from the crowd during NBA All-Star Saturday in Los Angeles. The NBA has fined outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban $600,000 for comments about tanking during a podcast with Hall of Famer Julius Erving. Commissioner Adam Silver said the fine was for "public statements detrimental to the NBA." (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)
February 21, 2018 - 11:33 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The NBA fined outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban $600,000 on Wednesday for comments about tanking during a podcast with Hall of Famer Julius Erving. Commissioner Adam Silver said the fine was for "public statements detrimental to the NBA." The league said the podcast with...
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FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2011 file photo, film producer Harvey Weinstein poses for a photo in New York. Weinstein has asked a judge to toss out a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against him and he's invoking the words of some A-list actresses in his defense. (AP Photo/John Carucci, File)
February 21, 2018 - 10:39 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on movie mogul Harvey Weinstein's request that a judge dismiss a sexual misconduct lawsuit against him (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Meryl Streep says Harvey Weinstein invoking her name in his defense in a sexual misconduct lawsuit is "pathetic." Weinstein's attorneys...
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FILE - In this May 28, 2015 file photo, Karla Souza attends the "How To Get Away With Murder" ATAS Event at Sunset-Gower Studios in Los Angeles. Mexico’s largest television network Televisa, said Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2017, that it has severed ties with independent producer Gustavo Loza, after Souza said she was raped early in her career by a producer she did not name. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP, File)
February 21, 2018 - 8:42 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's largest television network said Wednesday it has severed ties with independent producer Gustavo Loza after actress Karla Souza said she was raped early in her career by a producer she did not name. Loza denied that Souza's accusation was directed at him, and called on...
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Television personnel work inside of the International Broadcast Center at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Live television has always presented challenges, but NBC's Olympic stumbles this month have unfolded before an audience ready to pounce. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
February 21, 2018 - 7:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of cable, hundreds of cameras and producers who make split-second decisions on which pictures to beam halfway around the world. So it's with a certain irony that when NBC has had...
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This image released by the Orlando International Airport shows a screengrab of a Feb. 20 tweet announcing flights to Wakanda, the fictional land from the blockbuster film, "Black Panther." Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport tweeted a photo of a sign listing a 7:30 p.m. departure to Wakanda with the words, “The bags are packed. #Wakanda forever.” (Orlando International Airport via AP)
February 21, 2018 - 6:29 pm
Now boarding the next flight to ... Wakanda? Some airports had fun this week on Twitter with the futuristic African country in the hit movie "Black Panther." Orlando International Airport tweeted a photo of an airplane bearing the words "Wakanda Air" and a black panther logo. The tweet said the...
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CORRECTS SPELLING TO DUA LIPA -Dua Lipa performs at the Brit Awards 2018 in London, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP)
February 21, 2018 - 6:11 pm
LONDON (AP) — Hometown London stars Dua Lipa and Stormzy were both double winners Wednesday at the U.K. music industry's Brit Awards, where many guests wore white roses to symbolize the fight against sexual harassment and assault. Stormzy, who has helped propel the grime genre of rap into the...
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