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A man walks past the Microsoft booth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo on Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo wasn't as dramatic as last year's, when Sony and Microsoft were battling for attention in advance of the fall debuts of their new game consoles, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.


Britain's Kate the Duchess of Cambridge carries Princess Charlotte after taking her out of a pram as they arrive for Charlotte's Christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool)LONDON (AP) — Prince William and his wife, Kate, marked a milestone for their newborn baby Princess Charlotte on Sunday — a christening ceremony on Queen Elizabeth II's country estate that was steeped in royal tradition.


This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Channing Tatum in a scene from the film, "Magic Mike XXL." (Claudette Barius/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — "Magic Mike XXL" and "Terminator Genisys" both fizzled over the July 4th weekend, leaving the popular holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside Out" to top the holiday box office.


FILE - In this May 31, 2015, file photo, Queen Latifah arrives at the Critics' Choice Television Awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Latifah, Amy Schumer and Sara Evans headlined the first annual 4th of July Freedom Festival at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City on Saturday, July 4, 2015. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah started with "The Star-Spangled Banner" and ended with a rap classic, Amy Schumer told raunchy jokes despite some children in the crowd and country singer Sara Evans was a vocal powerhouse when she covered Sam Smith.


This May, 8, 2015 photo shots the oldest known playable harpsichord at the National Music Museum in Vermillion, S.D. The harpsichord that entertained the elites of Italy in the mid-1500's has been restored by the National Music Museum and will soon bring its sound to 21st-century ears. (Justin Wan/The Sioux City Journal via AP)SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A harpsichord that entertained the elites of Italy in the mid-1500s has been restored by a South Dakota museum and will soon bring its sound to 21st-century ears.


Trey Anastasio, from left, Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart, Bob Weir of The Grateful Dead perform at Grateful Dead Fare Thee Well Show at Soldier Field on Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Chicago, Ill. (Photo by Jay Blakesberg/Invision for the Grateful Dead/AP Images)CHICAGO (AP) — The Grateful Dead is making Chicago's Soldier Field come alive like no rock band ever has.


Popular Pashto singer Bakhtiar Khattak records a song at a studio in PeshawarA lover's eyes compared to a drone strike, a smile to a suicide bomb and lips to fire. The violence of Pakistan's bloody insurgency has been injected into catchy pop lyrics after more than a decade of war against Islamists opposed to all forms of song and dance. "Come, look straight into my eyes, attack my heart, come destroy everything, come destroy everything," croons popular singer Rahim Shah in the video to "Shaba Tabahi Oka" (Come On Destroy Everything), as the famous Pashto-language film hero Arbaaz Khan dances.


FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2013 file photo, Kennedy Center Honoree Billy Joel,right, and Alexis Roderick arrive at the Kennedy Center Honors gala dinner in Washington. Joel married girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise ceremony at the couple’s annual July 4 party. The singer’s spokeswoman Claire Mercuri says New York Gov. Andre Cuomo presided over Saturday’s nuptials at Joel’s Long Island estate. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel married girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise ceremony at the couple's annual Fourth of July party.


Storm clouds roll in over the Daytona International Speedway during a weather delay for the NASCAR Sprint Cup auto racing series qualifying, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — For 29 years, the summer race at Daytona International Speedway was a part of the nation's birthday.


FILE - In this Sept. 9, 1947 file photo, actors Kirk and Diana Douglas pose with their second son, Joel, for his first portrait in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles. Diana Douglas, the first wife of Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, has died in Los Angeles. She was 92. Michael Douglas's production company says she died of cancer on Saturday at a movie industry retirement home in Woodland Hills.(AP Photo, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diana Douglas, the first wife of Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, died Saturday in Los Angeles. She was 92.


Lil Wayne performs during a free concert in Champ de Mars, downtown Port-au-Prince on June 26, 2015The rapper Lil Wayne on Saturday put out a new album as a streaming exclusive amid a heated dispute with his label over release of what he calls his career-capping work. The hip-hop star said he was distributing "FWA" -- which stands for the "Free Weezy Album," in a nod to one of his myriad nicknames -- exclusively on Tidal, the upstart streaming service in which Lil Wayne is a co-owner. Lil Wayne has accused his label Cash Money, run by former mentor Bryan "Birdman" Williams, of withholding the album as well as financial payments to the rapper.


FILE - In this July 6, 2011 file photo, U.S. tycoon Donald Trump attends the inauguration ceremony of the Trump Ocean Club International Hotel and Tower in Panama City. The Miss Panama Organization and the Telemetro television channel say they won’t participate in or broadcast the Miss Universe contest partly owned by Trump, joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the pageant in protest over his comments about Mexican immigrants. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco, File)PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump's comments about immigrants.


VATICAN CITY (AP) — Benedict XVI, emeritus pope and theologian, reflected on Saturday on classical music as an "encounter with the divine," saying listening to Mozart helps him experience "very deeply the Lord's presence."

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams watches Joey Chestnut, left, and Matt Stonie, right, during a news conference to promote the upcoming Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot-Dog Eating Contest Friday, July 3, 2015, at Brooklyn Borough Hall in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)NEW YORK (AP) — Contestants have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous.


Fom left to right, spectators Mary Ann Rollings, Gloria Kelley, Linda Stacey and Eileen Bitter pose for a photo before rehearsal for the annual Boston Pops orchestra Fourth of July concert on the Esplanade in Boston, Friday, July 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country:


Blur frontman Damon Albarn performs at Converse Rubber Tracks Live Presents Blur In Concert at Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York City on May 1, 2015A troubled teenage girl who seeks refuge in a fantastical online world is the star of a new musical co-written by Blur frontman Damon Albarn to mark the 150th anniversary of "Alice in Wonderland". Loosely based on Lewis Carroll's book, "wonder.land" is being performed at Manchester's Palace Theatre until July 12 before moving to London's National Theatre and the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris next year. The rock opera-style musical opens in the bedroom of Aly (Lois Chimimba), a complex teenager who is in conflict with her parents and picked on by classmates who post insulting messages on social media.


Vicente Mayorga, left, holds a sign next to Dominican immigrant Angela Lopez, front center, of Long Island, N.Y., as she stands with her sons Gabriel, left, and Adrian in front of Macy's Herald Square flagship store, Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in New York. Lopez and Mayorga joined other immigrants and politicians in calling on corporations and businesses to boycott presidential candidate Donald Trump after his remarks about Mexican immigrants. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)WASHINGTON (AP) — Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's characterization of Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug dealers.


This July 2, 2015 photo shows the childhood home of actor Dick Van Dyke in Danville, Ill. The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports that the 89-year-old actor took to Twitter this week to call attention to the Danville home he and brother Jerry lived in during high school after relocating from Missouri. The star of "Mary Poppins" and television's "The Dick Van Dyke" show recalled the "happy memories drifting around in there" in a tweet to his 85,200 followers. Mayor Scott Eisenhauer said the city didn't know the Van Dyke connection when it condemned the house in December. The property's last owner died in 2011. Eisenhauer expressed a willingness to donate the property as part of a prospective rehabilitation project, should the city eventually gain ownership. (Tracy Moss/News-Gazette via AP)DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The childhood home of actor Dick Van Dyke could be torn down after a central Illinois city condemned the dilapidated building.


In this photo taken June 6, 2015, former CNN Headline News anchor Lynne Russell poses for a photo during the CNN 35th anniversary reunion in Atlanta. Police are trying to sort out a fatal shooting at an Albuquerque motel involving the former CNN anchor and her former CNN reporter husband during an alleged robbery attempt. Russell says her husband, Chuck de Caro, and another man exchanged gunfire after the man entered their room at a Motel 6 on Albuquerque's western edge and demanded jewelry late Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (AP Photo)ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The man fatally shot by a former CNN reporter at an Albuquerque motel had fled parole in Tennessee, police said.


FILE - This May 15, 2013 file photo shows hip-hop mogul Dr. Dre as he announces a $70 million dollar donation to create the new "Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts and Technology and Business Innovation," at the University of Southern California, in Santa Monica, Calif. The 50-year-old rap mogul announced a new radio show on Friday, July 3, 2015, called “The Pharmacy,” which premieres Saturday. The hour-long show dedicated to West Coast music will stream every other Saturday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Dre will be busting through your speakers with a new radio show on Apple Music.


FILE - In this file image released by Disney-Pixar, characters, from left, Anger, voiced by Lewis Black, Disgust, voiced by Mindy Kaling, Joy, voiced by Amy Poehler, Fear, voiced by Bill Hader, and Sadness, voiced by Phyllis Smith appear in a scene from "Inside Out." (Disney-Pixar via AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even with the flashy competition of Terminators and male strippers, the little feelings inside a young girl's head proved to be more of a draw for moviegoers going into the holiday weekend.


A worker puts up a sign for a celebration of the Grateful Dead at the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois on July 2, 2015As rock legends the Grateful Dead retire from the stage, their thousands of tie-dyed fans are gathering one last time in an enduring sign of how the band pioneered alternative culture. In one of America's most sought-after tickets in years, the Grateful Dead are putting on three shows in Chicago from Friday in what the aging artists say will likely be their finale. Instead, the Grateful Dead both helped define the countercultural spirit that blossomed in the 1960s and became a harbinger of later alternative scenes by creating a community that bonded precisely because the band was out of the mainstream.


United States' Carli Lloyd (10) celebrates with teammates Ali Krieger (11) and Morgan Brian after scoring on a penalty kick against Germany during the second half of a semifinal in the Women's World Cup soccer tournament, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Montreal, Canada. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)A generation of American women who grew up playing sports because of Title IX now makes up the television audience that advertisers covet.


FILE - In this May 4, 2014 file photo, Frankie Beverly performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Beverly and his group Maze, will perform at the Essence Festival in New Orleans. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For 15 years, thousands of fans dressed all in white entered the Superdome on the final day of the Essence Festival anticipating the soulful sounds of Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, who also dressed in his signature white pants, shirt and baseball cap, would sing into the wee hours of the next day.


In this June 29, 2015 photo, lawyer-turned-director Adam Nimoy, son of the late Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy, poses for a portrait in New York to promote his documentary about his father, "For the Love of Spock." (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP)NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Nimoy has found a way to spend countless hours with his late father Leonard Nimoy: He's creating a documentary for the actor who played Spock on "Star Trek."


NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For 15 years, thousands of fans dressed all in white entered the Superdome on the final day of the Essence Festival anticipating the soulful sounds of Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, who also dressed in his signature white pants, shirt and baseball cap, would sing into the wee hours of the next day.

FILE - In this June 4, 2015 file photo, Jonathan Scott, left, and Drew Scott, hosts of HGTV's "Brother vs Brother," attend a screening of "Dukale's Dream" in New York. The home and garden network has upped the number of current shows with co-hosts who are related or married to five, adding “America’s Most Desperate Kitchens” hosted by cousins Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri to its existing lineup of shows hosted by spouses, siblings and other assorted relatives. “Brother vs Brother,” averaged 2.5 million viewers this season – a 47 percent increase over last year’s viewership, according to Nielsen ratings. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — HGTV is working the buddy system.


FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, showing famed violinist Vanessa Mae, starting under her father's name as Vanessa Vanakorn, racing for Thailand, on the first run of the women's giant slalom at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. In a detailed ruling published by The Court of Arbitration for Sport, on Friday July 3, 2015, the court has cleared the musician of rigging low-level races to help her qualify for the Sochi Olympics. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, FILE)LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Pop violinist Vanessa-Mae exploited weak International Ski Federation rules and got help from Alpine race officials "smitten" by her celebrity to qualify for the Sochi Olympics, according to sport's highest court.


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

FILE - In this Friday, March 13, 2015, file photo, Meghan Trainor performs in concert at Irving Plaza in New York. Trainor announced on Instagram, Thursday, July 2, 2015, she is postponing two upcoming shows because of a hemorrhage on her vocal chords. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Meghan Trainor is postponing two shows because of a hemorrhage on her vocal cords.


In this Tuesday, June 30, 2015, photo, Alex Kovacs, from Lafayette, Ind., walks around a display of decorative mailing envelopes, sent to the Grateful Dead's ticketing agent, by a fans seeking to purchase tickets to a future concert, at the Field Museum in Chicago. The Dead are scheduled to perform multiple shows over the July 4th weekend at Soldier Field. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)CHICAGO (AP) — The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur.


FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2014 file photo, American singer-songwriter Jhene Aiko poses for a portrait in New York. The soulful singer with the big future has achieved something relatively unusual in the world of Internet memes, a lasting presence beyond 15 fame-filled minutes thanks to her contribution on Omarion's "Post to Be," a chill but explicit song that has reached No. 13 on Billboard's Hot 100 and No. 5 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Three Grammy nominations didn't hurt, but it's a bit of naughty lyric offering new meaning to the consumption of groceries that has propelled Jhene Aiko's popularity.


FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 file photo, Peaches Geldof arrives to attend the ETAM's ready to wear fall/winter 2014-2015 fashion collection presented in Paris. British police say they have closed an investigation into who supplied Peaches Geldof with the heroin that killed her. The 25-year-old TV personality, daughter of Live Aid organizer Bob Geldof, was found dead at her home outside London on April 7, 2014. (AP Photo/C. d'Ettorre, File)LONDON (AP) — British police say they have closed an investigation into who supplied Peaches Geldof with the heroin that killed her.


In this Thursday, June 25, 2015 photo, a pirated copy of the book "Liar's Poker" by Michael Lewis, hosted on and loaded from a website run by the Chinese Commerce Ministry, is displayed on a computer screen in Beijing. A complete bootlegged copy of Lewis' bestselling book about Wall Street, "Liar's Poker," was hosted on the official website of the ministry, the agency responsible for intellectual property protection in China, The Associated Press has found. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)SHANGHAI (AP) — A complete bootlegged copy of Michael Lewis' bestselling book about Wall Street, "Liar's Poker," was hosted on the official website of the Chinese Commerce Ministry, the agency responsible for intellectual property protection in China, The Associated Press has found.


The 1951 photo by Robert Capa provided by the International Center of Photography/Magnum Photos shows a Lapp family in Norway. Rarely seen color photographs by Robert Capa, born Endre Friedmann, the legendary Hungarian photographer best known for his battlefield pictures from the Spanish Civil War and World War II, especially D-Day, are being shown for the first time in Europe at the Budapest institution which bears his name. (Robert Capa/International Center of Photography/Magnum Photos via AP)BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Rarely seen color photographs by Robert Capa, the legendary Hungarian photographer best known for his battlefield pictures from the Spanish Civil War and D-Day, are being shown for the first time in Europe at the Budapest institution which bears his name.


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian American Art Museum is featuring one of the 19th century's most famous sculptures with a new exhibition about artist Hiram Powers' "Greek Slave."

FILE - In this June 16, 2013, file photo, Donald Trump, left, and Miss Connecticut USA Erin Brady pose onstage after Brady won the 2013 Miss USA pageant in Las Vegas. The Reelz channel said Thursday, July 2, 2015, it will carry Trump's Miss USA pageant that was dropped by NBC after Trump made critical comments about immigrants from Mexico. (AP Photo/Jeff Bottari, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Miss USA pageant, left without a TV home following blowback against co-owner Donald Trump over his comments on Mexican immigrants, has been rescued by the Reelz channel.


FILE - In this July 26, 2013 file photo, Sean "Diddy" Combs of the new network Revolt TV addresses reporters at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. The Los Angeles County district attorney's office has declined to file felony charges against Combs for a confrontation in June 2015 at the University of California, Los Angeles, where his son plays football. District attorney spokesman Ricardo Santiago said Thursday, July 2, 2015, his office has decided instead to turn the case over to the Los Angeles city attorney's office. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County district attorney's office declined Thursday to file felony charges against Sean "Diddy" Combs for a confrontation last month at the University of California, Los Angeles, where his son plays football.


The 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant - Winner Press ConferenceBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The reigning Miss Universe says Donald Trump, the beauty pageant's owner, was "hurtful and unfair" in his comments about Mexican migrants. But Paulina Vega of Colombia says she isn't giving up her crown.


This undated image, provided by the International Folk Art Market, shows Janet Nkubana of the Gahaya Links Cooperatives in Rwanda, at the International Folk Art Market in Santa Fe, N.M. This year's market begins July 10, 2015. (Judith Cooper Haden/International Folk Art Market via AP)SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It's more than the world's largest folk art market. It's about keeping traditions alive and helping artisans from developing countries use their skills to start their own businesses.


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