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‘Ant-Man’ Inches Past ‘Pixels’ To Take First Place Spot

Marvel and Disney superhero pic “Ant-Man” brought in $24.8 million over the weekend, bringing its domestic total to $106.1 million according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.

07/26/2015

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Hundreds Gather For 24-Hour Paint-A-Thon As Part Of LA’s Largest-Ever Civic Art Exhibit

Thousands of beach balls will soon invade MacArthur Park in downtown Los Angeles, and it’s part of a good cause.

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Tom Cruise’s ‘Mission: Impossible’ Stunt Secrets Revealed In New Video

Tom Cruise said he didn’t want a stunt double to pull off one of the epic scenes for “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” so he suited up and did it himself.

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Special Olympic Games Kick Off In LA

The First Lady said the athletes were an example to the millions of people watching the event on television.

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Pat Harvey Honored With Emmy’s Prestigious Governor’s Award

“Pat is an iconic figure in Los Angeles who has made invaluable contributions through her work at CBS2 and KCAL9, and philanthropically in the community,” said Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum.

07/25/2015

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California Lottery Sees Record With $5.5B Sold In Tickets

Now in its 30th year, the lottery’s 2014-15 numbers will generate about $1.3 billion for schools.

07/25/2015

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YouTube Stars Find Acceptance Online, In Person At VidCon

Ingrid Nilsen has been brought to tears. The 26-year-old YouTube star openly wept as she was showered with cheers and applause from an enthusiastic crowd at this weekend’s VidCon.

07/25/2015

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Star-Studded Opening Ceremony For LA’s 2015 Special Olympics

The games kick off Saturday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum with a rousing opening ceremony featuring music, inspirational messages and lots of celebrity appearances.

07/25/2015

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Clinton To Seek Celebrity Support At Fundraiser Hosted By Pop Producer Scooter Braun

Her host this time is Scooter Braun, a talent manager who represents some of the biggest names in music, including Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande – both pop stars who’ve recently caused some controversy.

07/25/2015

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Attorney For Man Accused Of Fatally Stabbing TV Lawyer Says It Was In Self-Defense

Loredana Nesci’s longtime friend, Alex Kyrklund says this can’t be true.

07/24/2015

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WWE Cuts All Ties With Hulk Hogan After He’s Heard Spewing Series Of Racial Slurs On Sex Tape

In a statement, the 61-year-old Hogan apologized for using “offensive language” in a conversation eight years ago.

07/24/2015

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VidCon Gives Fans Chance To See Online Video Stars In Person

A swarm of spontaneous selfie sessions has commenced in the lobby of the Anaheim Convention Center as hundreds of fans have gathered for impromptu interaction with folks they watch online.

07/24/2015

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Boyfriend Of Reality TV Lawyer Charged With Her Murder

The boyfriend of a reality TV attorney was charged Friday with her murder, according to Los Angeles District Attorney’s officials.

07/24/2015

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Cosby Wants Settlement Money Back From Accuser After Deposition Released

Lawyers for Bill Cosby told a Philadelphia judge Thursday the release of his 2005 deposition broke the terms of his settlement with an accuser.

07/23/2015

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YouTube Creators Looking Elsewhere For Money

With YouTube taking about a 45 percent cut of ad revenue from videos posted on the site, YouTubers and companies that manage them are hunting for new ways to make money from the audiences they’ve built on the platform. That will be a big topic of conversation at VidCon, the annual convention in Anaheim that kicked off Thursday.

07/23/2015