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Box Office: 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Hits $65 Million, 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' Flops

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Fox's "X-Men: Apocalypse" and Disney's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" squared off over Memorial Day weekend, but both blockbuster hopefuls emerged bruised from this box office clash of the titans. | Video

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Gawker privacy lawsuit evolves into battle of tech billionaires

SAN FRANCISCO Billionaire media owner Pierre Omidyar is backing news and entertainment web site Gawker Media in its lawsuit against wrestler Hulk Hogan, adding a new twist to a case pitting technology money against press freedom. | Video

Tech 28 May 2016

Justin Bieber sued over riff in smash hit 'Sorry'

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber and the co-writers of his 2015 smash hit "Sorry" are being sued for allegedly stealing a vocal riff from another artist who said she used it on her own song a year earlier. | Video

Music, People 27 May 2016

Edible bug industry hopes crickets and kin are the next sushi

DETROIT Just like raw tuna is a favorite of foodies everywhere, Robert Nathan Allen foresees a day when crickets will make their way onto consumers' plates.

Environment, Water, Life 27 May 2016

Word nerds appeal for mercy, breathe deep before U.S. Spelling Bee finals

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. Young finalists in the Scripps National Spelling Bee turned to occasional deep breathing, writing on their hands and appeals for mercy on Thursday as they competed to make the championships.

Life 26 May 2016

Turning 90, Winnie-the-Pooh meets Britain's queen in new story

LONDON Winnie-the-Pooh turns 90 this year and the much-loved children's character returns for a new adventure in which he meets someone else celebrating the same significant birthday -- Britain's Queen Elizabeth. | Video

Life 26 May 2016
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British author Rowling says Trump has a right to be bigoted

NEW YORK Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling labeled U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump bigoted after receiving the PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award in New York. | Video