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Rey succumbs to stroke complications

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Actor Reynaldo Rey dies at 75

Actor and comedian Reynaldo Rey died Thursday of complications from a stroke, his manager said. Rey was 75.

'Ampulex dementor' name has Harry Potter connection

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Soul-Sucking Dementor wasp has Harry Potter buzz

Branding can get you everywhere, even if you're just a bug. Boy, does the "Ampulex dementor" wasp know it. Over a year ago, officially, no one was aware that it even existed.

But on Wednesday, Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling retweeted its photo, an...

Trevor Noah

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Trevor Noah to start on 'Daily Show' in September

Trevor Noah will debut as the new host of "The Daily Show" on September 28, the show announced in a tweet.

Michael Jackson leaves court, 2005

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Abuse claim against Michael Jackson dismissed

A molestation claim made against the estate of Michael Jackson has been dismissed.

Taylor Swift, 2014 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball

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Congress flocks to Taylor Swift concert

There's plenty of bad blood between Republicans and Democrats in Congress, but on July 13, one woman will bring them together: Taylor Swift.

Amy Schumer Bachlorette

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Amy Schumer is everywhere

No, your eyes are not deceiving you. You are seeing a great deal of Amy Schumer.

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Toy company makes Fey, Poehler action figures

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are superheroes to many comedy fans, and now they have the action figures to prove it.

U2, Bono

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U2 tour manager dies in hotel room

Longtime U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan died Wednesday, the band said on its website.

"With profound sadness we confirm that Dennis Sheehan, U2's longstanding tour manager and dear friend to us all, has passed away overnight," said Arthur Fogel, an ex...

Tracy Morgan seen after crash

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Tracy Morgan settles with Walmart over car crash

Comedian Tracy Morgan has settled with Walmart for an undisclosed amount over the deadly car crash that left him seriously injured.

 

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