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'The Help' cleans up at 43rd NAACP Image Awards

February 18th, 2012 5:17 am by SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "The Help" collected three prizes at the NAACP Image Awards, including top actress honors for Viola Davis, the supporting actress prize for Octavia Spencer and outstanding motion picture.

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Family of "Degrassi Junior High" actor Neil Hope learns he died 5 years ago

February 18th, 2012 5:12 am by Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- Actor Neil Hope, who starred as Derek "Wheels" Wheeler on the popular 1980s TV series "Degrassi Junior High" and had little contact with relatives and friends in his final years, died alone in an Ontario rooming house in 2007, his former f

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Family and friends gather for Houston goodbye

February 18th, 2012 4:08 am by NEKESA MUMBI MOODY AP Music Writer

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- To the world, Whitney Houston was the pop queen with the perfect voice, the dazzling diva with regal beauty, a troubled superstar suffering from addiction and, finally, another victim of the dark side of fame.

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Muhammad Ali's life to be honored in Vegas by celebrities

February 18th, 2012 4:05 am by OSKAR GARCIA Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Muhammad Ali had seven prizefights in Las Vegas, with his two losses there coming in the twilight of his legendary career. Now, dozens of heavyweight celebrities are back in Sin City to laud a lifetime in the spotlight and join the icon

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Nick Cannon departs NYC radio show

February 17th, 2012 2:36 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Nick Cannon has stepped down from his New York City radio show.

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Whitney Houston to be buried next to father

February 17th, 2012 2:34 pm by ALICIA QUARLES AP Entertainment Writer

NEW YORK (AP) -- Whitney Houston's final resting place will be next to her father, John Russell Houston Jr.

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British spies stumped by Charlie Chaplin mystery

February 17th, 2012 2:21 pm by JILL LAWLESS Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- They foiled plots and cracked Nazi codes, but Britain's spies were unable to solve the mystery of Charlie Chaplin's birth.

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Cirque du Soleil plans one-time-only Oscar piece

February 17th, 2012 2:14 pm by SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Aerialists, acrobats and contortionists from Cirque du Soleil are among the guests at this year's Academy Awards.

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NY Fashion Week finishes up; shows begin in Europe

February 17th, 2012 4:51 am by SAMANTHA CRITCHELL,AP Fashion Writer

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Mixing fashion and motherhood: Moms on the runway

February 17th, 2012 4:48 am by LEANNE ITALIE,Associated Press

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