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Dre says he'll donate royalties from new album to Compton

Dre says he'll donate royalties from new album to Compton

August 7th, 2015 2:00 pm by Associated Press

In an interview with Zane Lowe on Beats 1 Radio, Dre said he spoke to Compton Mayor Aja Brown about ways to give back to the city with the release of his first album in 16 years.

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'Fox NFL Sunday' to get in the game at this year's Emmys

'Fox NFL Sunday' to get in the game at this year's Emmys

August 7th, 2015 1:00 pm by Associated Press

Hours before the 67th Emmy Awards telecast takes place Sept. 20, "Fox NFL Sunday" will air live from the red carpet at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater.

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Fox chiefs talk new Lee Daniels soap 'Star,' 'American Idol' farewell

Fox chiefs talk new Lee Daniels soap 'Star,' 'American Idol' farewell

August 7th, 2015 12:00 pm by By Scott Collins, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

The network announced Thursday morning that it has ordered a Daniels drama pilot called "Star," which looks at an aspiring girl group. But it won't be simply "Empire, Part Two," executives say.

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Media stocks slammed as pay TV bundle starts unravelling

Media stocks slammed as pay TV bundle starts unravelling

August 7th, 2015 11:00 am by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer

Media stocks were hammered for a second day Thursday as Viacom's underwhelming earnings gave investors another reason to sell, after industry bellwether Disney earlier in the week trimmed a profit outlook

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'Orange Is the New Black,' 'Glee' stars join 'The Wiz Live!'

'Orange Is the New Black,' 'Glee' stars join 'The Wiz Live!'

August 7th, 2015 10:00 am by Associated Press

Uzo Aduba from "Orange Is the New Black" and Amber Riley from "Glee" have joined the cast of NBC's Dec. 3 live production of "The Wiz Live!" as witches.

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Stewart ends 'Daily Show' with 'moment of Zen,' Springsteen

Stewart ends 'Daily Show' with 'moment of Zen,' Springsteen

August 7th, 2015 9:37 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

Jon Stewart said goodbye to "The Daily Show" on Thursday, America's foremost satirist of politicians and the media ushered out by Bruce Springsteen and a reunion of the many colleagues that he worked with during 16 years as host.

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Rapper Busta Rhymes charged with assault in gym fight

Rapper Busta Rhymes charged with assault in gym fight

August 6th, 2015 3:00 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say 43-year-old Rhymes, whose real name is Trevor Tahiem Smith Jr., was arrested around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. The incident happened at Steel Gym in the city's Chelsea neighborhood.

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Football is coming: 'Game of Thrones' author at Jets camp

Football is coming: 'Game of Thrones' author at Jets camp

August 6th, 2015 2:00 pm by DENNIS WASZAK Jr., AP Sports Writer

The "Game of Thrones" author, a big Jets and Giants fan, watched the two-hour-plus practice Wednesday at the Jets' facility with his wife Parris McBride and general manager Mike Maccagnan

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'Pan' star Levi Miller in fashion show for literacy, movie

'Pan' star Levi Miller in fashion show for literacy, movie

August 6th, 2015 1:00 pm by LEANNE ITALIE, Associated Press

Polo Ralph Lauren planted a staff person with the helpful placard mounted on a stick at the end of its walk Wednesday night at the Central Park Zoo for a children's show featuring 11-year-old Levi Miller, the star of the upcoming film "Pan."

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Creator says Mariah Carey to guest-star on TV's 'Empire'

Creator says Mariah Carey to guest-star on TV's 'Empire'

August 6th, 2015 12:00 pm by MARCELA ISAZA, Associated Press

Mariah Carey is charting course for a new "Empire" with a guest appearance on the popular Fox television series, the show's creator announced Wednesday.

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