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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 15:34:38 -0400
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2012 file photo, musician Robin Thicke performs during Macy's Passport presents Glamorama 2012 at The Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. Thicke's "Blurred Lines (feat. T.I. & Pharrell)" was the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, June 10, to Sunday, June 16, 2013. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Oct. 20 to Sunday Oct. 26 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:39:17 -0400
Who will win at the Tony Awards? AP predicts

This theater image released by The O+M Company shows the cast during a performance of the musical "Kinky Boots." The Cyndi Lauper-scored "Kinky Boots," based on the 2005 British movie about a real-life shoe factory that struggles until it finds new life in fetish footwear, is nominated for 13 Tony Award nominations. The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9. (AP Photo/The O+M Company, Matthew Murphy)NEW YORK (AP) The great comedian W.C. Fields is credited with the line, "Never work with children or animals." He would have had trouble on Broadway this season.

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 10:40:26 -0400
The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending November 3, 2014:

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:59:01 -0500
Court order narrows Prince's potential heirs to 6

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A Minnesota judge overseeing Prince's estate has ordered genetic testing for a handful of people claiming to be heirs and tossed out claims from nearly 30 others.

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:39:13 -0400
French producer Besson guilty of plagiarising action classic

The films by French director Luc Besson include "The Fifth Element" and "La Femme Nikita"French filmmaker Luc Besson has been ordered to pay Hollywood's self-styled "Master of Horror" John Carpenter nearly half a million dollars for plagiarising his classic 1981 movie "Escape from New York", court documents revealed Friday. The director of "The Fifth Element" and "La Femme Nikita" had denied that his 2012 film "Lockout" copied the cult futuristic thriller in which New York's Manhattan island is a giant prison that has been overrun by its inmates. Kurt Russell plays a government agent-turned-convict who goes inside to rescue the US president after his plane crash-lands there.

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:16:00 -0400
Montel Williams detained in Germany over medical marijuana

FILE - In this May 21, 2013 file photo, Montel Williams attends the "Now You See Me" premiere at AMC Lincoln Square, in New York. Williams' spokesman told The Associated Press that Williams was detained for about an hour at an airport in Frankfurt, Germany, Friday, July 29, 2016, after inadvertently leaving prescription marijuana powder in his luggage. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) A spokesman for Montel Williams says the television personality was detained by customs officials at an airport in Germany after inadvertently leaving prescription marijuana powder in his luggage.

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:29:23 -0400
Washington Monument reopens; elevator bearings replaced

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Monument has reopened after being closed for nearly a week because of problems with its elevator.

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:13:07 -0400
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, dies at 83

LONDON (AP) Ken Barrie, who provided the voice of affable animated letter-carrier Postman Pat, has died. He was 83.

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:33:30 -0400
Zombies take over Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution at gaming show

A man plays avirtual reality game at the annual Ani-Com show in Hong Kong on July 29, 2016Hong Kong's 2014 pro-democracy "Umbrella Revolution" was re-imagined as a zombie apocalypse by gamemakers who transformed politicians and protesters into the walking dead using virtual reality technology at a comic and games expo Friday. Teenagers and video game enthusiasts packed the Ani-Com show at the city's harbourfront convention centre and queued for "Hong Kong Infected", where they shot down protesters and police officers who had been afflicted by an unknown contagion. In late 2014, tens of thousands took part in a mass pro-democracy rally, dubbed the "Umbrella Revolution" which paralysed the city for more than two months, with residents calling on Beijing to allow fully free elections of future leaders.

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:55:24 -0400
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