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3 Maryland schools to revoke Bill Cosby‘s honorary degrees

By – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 BALTIMORE (AP) – The University System of Maryland says three universities in the state are rescinding honorary degrees awarded to comedian and actor . The Baltimore Sun reports the System’s Board of Regents announced the revocations Friday. The board says it received requests to revoke the degrees after was convicted in […]

Netflix‘s top spokesman fired over use of racial term

By – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – CEO says he fired the company’s top spokesman over use of the N-word. The spokesman, , confirmed in tweets that he was leaving the company, saying he was insensitive in speaking with his team about words that offend in comedy. In a memo to employees, published by […]

Wynn Makes Film Studio Debut in ‘Mamma Mia‘ Sequel

Wynn Makes Film Studio Debut in ‘Mamma Mia‘ Sequel

What to Know Wynn’s desire to appear in a movie musical became a reality when she secured the role as Young Tanya in “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.” The movie’s cast called several aspects of production “adult summer camp.” Wynn appeared Thursday in New York City as part of Make Music New York, an annual festival that features free […]

Lost in ‘Westworld‘

Lost in ‘Westworld‘

During the most recent episode of “Westworld,” AI theme park co-creator Robert Ford warns there‘s “one final game” to come following a confrontation with theme park head and obsessive visitor William, aka the Man in Black. It‘s not clear whether William heard the ominous words, spoken after a fancy dinner in his honor. It‘s also not clear exactly when this […]

AP Source: J. Cole to perform at BET Awards

By MESFIN FEKADU – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 NEW YORK (AP) – J. Cole is set to perform at Sunday’s . A person familiar with the awards show, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the person was not allowed to discuss the plans publicly, tells The Associated Press on Friday that the rapper will perform […]

Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa leaves hospital after fall

Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa leaves hospital after fall

By – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 MADRID (AP) – Nobel Literature laureate Mario Vargas Llosa has been discharged from a Madrid hospital, 24 hours after sustaining light injuries in a fall at home. The 82-year-old Peruvian writer left the Spanish capital’s Hospital Ruber Juan Bravo on Friday. Vargas Llosa spent the night under observation after complaining about […]

So much TV, so little summer: Amy Adams, Kevin Hart, Dr. Pol

So much TV, so little summer: Amy Adams, Kevin Hart, Dr. Pol

By LYNN ELBER – Associated Press – Friday, June 22, 2018 LOS ANGELES (AP) – The fall television season is months away but that’s no reason to stare moodily at a blank screen. In this era of peak TV, there are so many outlets and shows clamoring for your summertime attention that it can be as daunting as choosing between […]