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Polish court adjourns Polanski extradition case until mid-September

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WARSAW - A Polish court on Friday adjourned until mid-September a hearing on whether to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States over a 1977 child sex conviction.

Michael Caine says he is unrecognizable in latest film role

CANNES, France - Michael Caine, the British actor sometimes lampooned for playing versions of himself in his six-decade career, says he is unrecognizable in his latest role as a retired orchestra conductor.

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Hollywood stars out en masse for first U.S. Red Nose Day event

NEW YORK - Hollywood stars joined top music acts on Thursday for the first U.S. Red Nose Day, a charitable drive that raises funds for children in need around the world.

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Rapper Flavor Flav arrested in Las Vegas with marijuana, alcohol in car

- Rap star Flavor Flav was arrested on Thursday in Las Vegas on suspicion of driving under the influence, after he was pulled over for speeding and was found with marijuana and an open container of alcohol in his BMW, a Nevada state trooper said.

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NBA Hall of Famer Thomas maintains he is innocent of sex discrimination

- Isiah Thomas, an NBA Hall of Famer who was named president of the Women's National Basketball Association's New York Liberty despite a 2007 court ruling he sexually harassed a female colleague, maintained his innocence on Thursday and said he was "proud of the man" he is today.

21 May 2015

Model Janice Dickinson sues comedian Bill Cosby for defamation

LOS ANGELES - Model and television personality Janice Dickinson sued Bill Cosby for defamation on Wednesday, alleging the comedian falsely called her a liar after she publicly claimed that he sexually assaulted her 35 years ago.

21 May 2015

B.B. King to be buried in Mississippi hometown next week

GREENWOOD, Miss. - Legendary blues man B.B. King will be buried on Saturday, May 30 on the grounds of a museum dedicated to his life in Indianola, a small Mississippi Delta town where his career began.

21 May 2015

Streisand to recount life and career in memoir due in 2017

LOS ANGELES - Veteran singer, actress and director Barbra Streisand, the top-selling female music artist of all time, will recount her six decades in show business in a memoir due in 2017, publishers Viking said on Wednesday. | Video

20 May 2015

Caine, Fonda act their ages in Cannes old-age film 'Youth'

CANNES, France - An 82-year-old Michael Caine gets a massage and 77-year-old Jane Fonda's wig falls off and her makeup is streaked by tears in "Youth", a Cannes competition film that shows what a drag it is getting old no matter how wealthy you are. | Video

20 May 2015

A Minute With: George Clooney on 'Tomorrowland' and yelling at kids

LOS ANGELES - When actor George Clooney was handed a script to play an angry, 55-year-old man in the Walt Disney Co film "Tomorrowland," his first thought was, "Why did you write that for me?"

20 May 2015