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'Mad Men' creator to receive honorary Int'l Emmy

NEW YORK (AP) "Mad Men" creator and executive producer Matthew Weiner is being honored with the 2014 International Emmy Founders Award.

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 23:14:24 -0400
Chris Colfer has multi-book deal

FILE - In this Saturday, May 11, 2013, file photo, actor Chris Colfer arrives at Wango Tango 2013 at The Home Depot Center, in Carson, Calif. Publisher Little, Brown and Company said Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, that Colfer, the actor best known for his role in Glee, has a multi-book deal. Colfer has two more Land of Stories installments planned, the fourth and fifth of his best-selling middle grade series, coming in July 2015 and July 2016. Both are currently untitled. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) Chris Colfer is planning many return trips to the Land of Stories.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 07:01:47 -0500
Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

FILE - This May 7, 2014 file picture shows an exterior view of the Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland. The Swiss museum says Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, that it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt. (AP Photo/Keystone, Gian Ehrenzeller, File)BERLIN (AP) A Swiss museum agreed on Monday to accept a priceless collection of long-hidden art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt, but said it will work with German officials to ensure any pieces looted by the Nazis from Jewish owners are returned.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:02:27 -0500
Swiss museum says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector

BERLIN (AP) Swiss museum says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:16:05 -0500
One Direction, Iggy Azalea shine at 2014 AMAs

Niall Horan, from left, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson and Harry Styles, of One Direction, pose in the press room with the awards for artist of the year, favorite pop/rock album for Midnight Memories and pop/rock band, duo or group at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards, including artist of the year over powerhouse acts like Beyonce and Luke Bryan, while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 02:25:20 -0500
1D, Katy Perry win big at American Music Awards

Liam Payne, from left, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Harry Styles of the musical group One Direction accept the award for favorite pop/rock album for Midnight Memories on stage at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)American girls love British boys: One Direction won artist of the year at the American Music Awards, taking home three honors and was the night's big winner next to Katy Perry, who didn't attend the show.

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:19:18 -0500
List of winners of the American Music Awards

Winners of the 2014 American Music Awards, presented Sunday at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles:

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:01:22 -0500
One Direction wins artist of the year at AMAs

Liam Payne, from left, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik and Harry Styles of the musical group One Direction arrive at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)One Direction has won the American Music Award for artist of the year.

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:58:37 -0500
Katy Perry to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2014 file photo, Katy Perry performs on stage at "The Prismatic World Tour" at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) Will Katy Perry be a firework at the Super Bowl? Will she show them what she's worth? Will she let her colors burst?

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:16:52 -0500
'Mad Men' creator to receive honorary Int'l Emmy

FILE - In this June 20, 2011, file photo, Matthew Weiner, creator of "Mad Man," accepts the award for best drama series at the inaugural Critics' Choice Television Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Weiner will be receiving the honorary International Emmy Founders Award, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at the International Emmys Gala ceremony at the Hilton New York. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)NEW YORK (AP) "Mad Men" stars Christina Hendricks and John Slattery will be presenting a special award at the International Emmys Gala to the show's creator and executive producer Matthew Weiner who's preparing the final episodes of the 1960s Madison Avenue ad agency saga slated to air in spring 2015.

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:33:18 -0500
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