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Joe Cocker, November 2010

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Singer Joe Cocker is dead at 70

Joe Cocker, the British blues-rock singer whose raspy voice brought plaintive soul to such hits as "You Are So Beautiful" and the duet "Up Where We Belong," died Monday after a battle with lung cancer. He was 70.

Cocker's performing career spanned som...

Sienna Miller in American Sniper

Warner Bros.

Playing wife of 'American Sniper' emotional roller coaster for Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller talks about the range of emotions she experienced playing the widow of Chris Kyle in the new biopic "American Sniper."

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New York theater to stage 'The Interview'

"The Interview" may not hit the big screen this weekend as planned, but it will be performed on a small stage in New York.

Sony HQ Tokyo

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Sony hires 'Scandal' inspiration for PR help

Reality meets fiction re-meets reality: One of the consultants helping Sony Pictures recover from a cyberattack is Judy Smith, the woman described as the inspiration for the hit ABC series "Scandal."

Tim Burton, 'Big Eyes'

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Tim Burton brings eye-opening story of Margaret Keane to light with 'Big Eyes'

Famed director Tim Burton talks about bringing the unusual story of artist Margaret Keane to theaters with "Big Eyes."

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Matt Halm named Artpop billboard competition winner

A mixed media work by Matt Halm of Macungie has been selected as the People's Choice Award Winner in the inaugural ArtPop Lehigh Valley Billboard Competition.

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CNN

Sony doesn't know how but says 'The Interview' will be shown

At one point, it looked like Sony was bowing to hackers' wishes that "The Interview" never be shown.

But that's not so, says an attorney for Sony Pictures.

"Sony only delayed this," attorney David Boies said on Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press."

He was...

Elton John

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Elton John, David Furnish get married

Sir Elton John and David Furnish are now husband and husband.

The two married Sunday in Britain, where same-sex marriage became legal earlier this year.

They had a civil partnership ceremony in 2005, after 12 years together.

They have two children -- Za...

Madonna, 2012 MDNA concert

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Madonna responds to leak by releasing songs

It's an early Christmas for Madonna fans.

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Defiant Sony scrambles to find way out for 'Interview'

Will any company step up and help Sony Pictures show the world "The Interview?"

This weekend the embattled movie studio is in active discussions with potential distribution partners, figuring out if there's a way forward for the film that provoked a ...

Rogen Franco Interview poster

Columbia Pictures

Mad about N. Korea? Hack back, group says

Jo Jin-hye, who escaped North Korea, wanted to watch "The Interview." The comedy lampoons North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose dynasty she loathes.

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Top holiday lights destinations

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From dazzling Disney displays to brilliant boat parades, these top holiday lights destinations are a spectacular way to ring in the season.

On this Day

  • The Chipmunk Song, Alvin and The Chipmunks

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    On this day: December 22

    Christmas tree lights are born, the Lincoln Tunnel opens, Alvin and The Chipmunks hit No. 1, the "Shoe Bomber" tries to take down a transatlantic flight, and "Don't ask, don't tell" is repealed, all on this day.

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