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FILE - This May 18, 2013 file photo shows Hannah Hooper, left, and Christian Zucconi of Grouplove performing as part of Party in the Park at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta. Grouplove's, “Ways to Go,” was the most viral track on Spotify, from Monday, June 10, to Sunday, June 16, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. (Photo by Robb D. Cohen/RobbsPhotos/Invision/AP, file)The following list represents the most viral 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.


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.


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

FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2014, file photo, handlers steer Thomas the Tank Engine and Paddington Bear balloons through the parking lot at CitiField in New York. The two balloons were taken for practice runs along with four other new character balloons in preparation for the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Thomas the Tank Engine will be the parade's largest balloon by helium volume and the one containing the most balloon fabric ever used on one character. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Turkey, stuffing and a helium-filled Thomas the Tank Engine were on the menu as friends and families gathered across the United States to celebrate Thanksgiving.


FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2014 file photo, entertainer Bill Cosby gestures during an interview about the upcoming exhibit, "Conversations: African and African-American Artworks in Dialogue, " at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art, in Washington. Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave a tabloid an exclusive about sex-assault allegations made by a Canadian woman against him so it would spike a second accuser's story. The Associated Press on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, obtained excerpts from Cosby's 2005 deposition from federal court files unsealed in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story.


Jian Ghomeshi leaves court after being granted bail in Toronto on Wednesday, Nov.26, 2014. Ghomeshi, a prominent former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host, was charged with four counts of sexual assault. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)TORONTO (AP) — Former Canadian Broadcasting Corp. radio host Jian Ghomesi must live with his mother while sexual assault charges against him are heard in a case that has rocked the country's vaunted public broadcaster.


FILE - In this April 29, 2014 Garrison Keillor pauses in his St. Paul, Minn., office. Host Garrison Keillor plans to stay home and listen to “A Prairie Home Companion” on the radio for a couple of shows this winter. Keillor plans to stay home and listen to "A Prairie Home Companion" on the radio for a couple of shows this winter. Mandolinist Chris Thile of the band Nickel Creek will be the guest host for shows Feb. 7 and 14, 2015 from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul. It's only the second time in the show's 40-year history that it's had a guest host. Singer and fiddler Sara Watkins, Thile's bandmate in Nickel Creek, hosted in 2011. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Host Garrison Keillor plans to stay home and listen to "A Prairie Home Companion" on the radio for a couple of shows this winter.


This photo proved by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment shows a box set, the 10-disc “Stanley Kubrick: The Masterpiece Collection.” It includes a hardcover book of film archive photos, two new documentaries about Kubrick, and eight of his films: “Lolita,” “Dr. Strangelove,” “2001: A Space Odyssey,” “A Clockwork Orange,” “Barry Lyndon,” “The Shining,” “Full Metal Jacket” and “Eyes Wide Shut." (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Home Entertainment)LOS ANGELES (AP) — When shopping for the movie lover on your list, why not think outside the box (set)? While DVD or Blu-Ray box sets can still make great gifts, here are other things to consider for your favorite cinephile this season.


In this Nov. 2011 photo, famous Lebanese singer Sabah speaks to journalists during her birthday in Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanon's official news agency says beloved Lebanese singer and entertainer Sabah has died at the age of 87. (AP Photo/Ahmad Omar)BEIRUT (AP) — Beloved for her powerful voice and brazen in the conservative Arab world for her multiple marriages, Lebanese singer, actress and entertainer Sabah never seemed far from the limelight during her six-decade career.


NEW YORK (AP) — If it's anything like last year, television viewers won't have to look very hard for holiday-themed programming this season.

Jian Ghomeshi leaves court after being granted bail in Toronto on Wednesday, Nov.26, 2014. Ghomeshi, a prominent former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host, was charged with four counts of sexual assault. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)TORONTO (AP) — Former Canadian Broadcasting Corp. radio host Jian Ghomesi was arrested Wednesday on sexual assault charges and ordered to live with his mother while the case that has rocked Canada's vaunted public broadcaster is heard.


AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas mortician whose conviction for killing a rich widow and storing her body in a freezer inspired the movie "Bernie" was granted a new sentencing hearing Wednesday, after the state's highest court agreed that his life prison sentence may be overly harsh.
Copyright 5/8/2014 Publishers Weekly. Week ending 11/23/2014, powered by Nielsen Bookscan 5/8/2014 The Nielsen Company.

FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2014 file photo, U.S actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson arrive for the British Academy Film Awards 2014 After Party at the Grosvenor Hotel, in central London. Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, will host this year’s National Christmas Tree lighting in President’s Park near the White House. The National Park Service announced Wednesday that Hanks and Wilson will host the ceremony Dec. 4, 2014. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, will host this year's National Christmas Tree lighting in President's Park near the White House.


FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2013 file photo, Drew Carey arrives at the CBS Daytime After Dark comedy event at The Comedy Store in West Hollywood, Calif. Singer John Mayer, filmmaker Judd Apatow and comic Carey will be among the guest hosts that will fill in on CBS' "The Late Late Show" before new host James Corden takes over in March. The network on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, announced its plans for the 12:37 a.m. time slot for the winter months after current host Craig Ferguson leaves. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Singer John Mayer, filmmaker Judd Apatow and comic Drew Carey will be among the guest hosts that will fill in on CBS's "The Late Late Show" before new host James Corden takes over in March.


Scott Kurdilla, a medical research technologist at Carnegie Mellon University, waits for a volunteer for a brain scan experiment on campus in Pittsburgh on Wednesday Nov. 26, 2014. The brain-scanning MRI machine at the center was used in a recent experiment where each word of a chapter of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" was flashed for half a second onto a screen inside a brain-scanning MRI machine. Images showing combinations of data and graphics were collected. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)WASHINGTON (AP) — Reading about Harry Potter's adventures learning to fly his broomstick activates some of the same regions in the brain we use to perceive real people's actions and intentions.


FILE - This April 24, 2014 file photo shows singer-songwriter, Prince Royce at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards in Coral Gables, Fla. Royce says although he's working on his first album in English, his fans can still expect to hear his signature Latin and tropical sound in his new music. The 25-year-old star released his first English language single, "Stuck on a Feeling," on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. (Photo by Omar Vega/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prince Royce says although he's working on his first album in English, his fans can still expect to hear his signature Latin and tropical sound in his new music.


FILE - In this file photo dated Friday June 29, 2007, Britain's Andy Murray stands with his girlfriend Kim Sears, as they look out from a balcony at Wimbledon, in London. Murray has got engaged to his long-term girlfriend Kim Sears, his agent has confirmed Wednesday Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Odd Andersen) EDITORIAL USE ONLYLONDON (AP) — Andy Murray is to marry long-time girlfriend Kim Sears.


FILE - This undated photo provided by PRNewsfoto for Sirius XM Radio shows former model and restaurateur B. Smith with her husband Dan Gasby. Police in the Long Island village of Sag Harbor, N.Y., where Smith lives, confirmed Friday Nov.21, 2014 that they have an "open missing person investigation" but declined to provide details. CBS New York says that Smith, 65, who revealed earlier this year that she has Alzheimer's disease, was last seen around 11 p.m. Thursday in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/PRNewsfoto for Sirius XM Radio)SAG HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) — Police on New York's Long Island say former model and restaurateur B. Smith has been has been found safe, nearly 14 hours after she was reported missing.


This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild." The movie opens in U.S. theaters on Dec. 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Fox Searchlight Pictures, Anne Marie Fox)NEW YORK (AP) — Once she'd decided to take on her gritty new role in "Wild," there were a few things Reese Witherspoon knew she DIDN'T want to hear from movie studio executives:


HENDERSON, Tenn. (AP) — A university in Tennessee says it has canceled Bill Cosby's scheduled appearance at a benefit dinner amid allegations made by women accusing the comedian of sexual assault.

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2014 file photo, Garth Brooks attends the 2014 ASCAP Centennial Awards, benefiting the ASCAP Foundation and its music education, talent development and humanitarian activities, at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Brooks has canceled a Thanksgiving appearance on NBC's "Tonight" show because he said it "seemed distasteful" given the reaction to the decision not to prosecute Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown this summer. NBC on Wednesday, Nov. 26, confirmed the postponement, saying Brooks was being replaced on the show by Whoopi Goldberg and Tom Colicchio. (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Garth Brooks has canceled a Thanksgiving appearance on NBC's "Tonight" show because he said it "seemed distasteful" given the reaction to the decision not to prosecute Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown this summer.


Inmates from El Buen Pastor women's prison perform the Greek tragedy "Antigone" during the second annual Inmate Theater Festival at a theater in Bogota, Colombia, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A group of handcuffed female inmates file onto a dark stage as prison guards carrying assault rifles watch nervously from the sparsely filled seats of Colombia's National Theater. On the playbill is the Greek tragedy "Antigone."


The newly discovered Shakespeare's original first folio is seen in the Saint-Omer library, northern France, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The accidental discovery in the small library in northern France of an original first folio of the bard’s plays _ one of the rarest books in the world _ has sent jitters of excitement around the world of Shakespeare enthusiasts, especially those partial to the theory that the bard was a secret Catholic. The find brings the total of known folios in the world to 233, and is significant as each first folio can contain variations that shed light on Shakespeare’s intentions. Among the 900 pages of the most recent discovery are rare annotations that suggest it was used for performance. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)PARIS (AP) — The accidental discovery in a small library in northern France of an original first folio of Shakespeare's plays has sent a jolt of excitement around the world of Shakespeare scholars.


FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2011, file photo, Mark Lazarus, Chairman of NBC Sports Group, takes part in a panel discussion on "Sunday Night Football" along with the show's producer Fred Gaudelli at the NBC Universal summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. For the first time since flexible scheduling came to “Sunday Night Football” in 2006, the NFL could go an entire season without needing it. The NFL’s knack for defying the viewership declines that plague nearly everything else on TV wouldn’t be possible without each time slot consistently filled with enticing matchups, said Lazarus. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time since flexible scheduling came to "Sunday Night Football" in 2006, the NFL could go an entire season without needing it.


FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2014, file photo, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo calls an audible at the line of scrimmage against the New York Giants in the second quarter of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. For the first time since flexible scheduling came to “Sunday Night Football” in 2006, the NFL could go an entire season without needing it. No way Cowboys-Eagles gets swapped out in Week 15. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)The NFL runs dozens of computers for 24 hours a day for 12 weeks to evaluate its millions of possible schedule combinations. Each team's opponents are set at the end of the previous season based on records and the rotation of interdivision matchups. The puzzle is determining which week each game will be played, and which TV slot it will slide into.


FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2014 file photo, members of the rock band AC/DC, bassist Cliff Williams, left, and guitarist Angus Young pose for a portrait in promotion of their upcoming album, "Rock or Bust" in New York. The new album releases on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — AC/DC finally joined iTunes in 2012 after years of refusing to do so, but make no mistake, the Australian rock band is still old school.


Daughters of former US boxer Muhammad Ali, Maryam, centre left and Hana, pose for photographers during the screening of the film, I Am Ali, at the Hospital Club in central London, Monday Nov. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Ian West) UNITED KINGDOM OUTLONDON (AP) — In a story Nov. 25 about a Muhammad Ali documentary, The Associated Press misspelled Veronica Porche's first name. Her name is Veronica, not Veronice. In addition, Maryum Ali's name was misspelled once as Maryam in the story.


FILE - In this April 22, 2013 file photo, performer Laurie Berkner of Sprout's "Sing it, Laurie!" arrives at the 2013 NBCUniversal Summer Press Day in Pasadena, Calif. The singer-songwriter, who Time magazine dubbed as "the queen of children's music," has been training teachers to use her songs in a new music program for kids up to 4. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, Laurie Berkner has been on a mission that likely will make children and parents happy: making more Laurie Berkners.


WASHINGTON (AP) — Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson says he "never wanted to take anybody's life" and feels sorry about the death of Michael Brown.

Boy Band 5 Seconds of Summer arrive for the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) awards in Sydney, Australia Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)SYDNEY (AP) — Sia and her "Chandelier" lit up Australia's Aria music awards, even without appearing on stage.


This photo provided by Columbia Records shows the cover of the album, "Classics," by She & Him, musicians, Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward. The album releases Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Columbia Records)NEW YORK (AP) — The musical duo She & Him — that's Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward — convened a 20-piece orchestra to make "Classics," a collection of songs written between 1930 and 1974.


FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 file photo, Chinese actress Gong Li arrives at the 51st Golden Horse Awards in Taipei, Taiwan. The golden horse statues have been awarded, but the drama hasn’t ended from one of Asia’s biggest film festivals. Gong called Taiwan’s Golden Horse Film Festival unprofessional days after she lost the best actress category to Taiwanese actress Chen Shiang Chyi. In a statement via her manager on Monday, Nov. 24, Gong questioned the impartiality of the Golden Horse Awards and said an “unfair” festival would be looked down upon by others in the film industry. (AP Photo/Wally Santana, File)TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The golden horse statues have been awarded, but drama hasn't ended from one of Asia's biggest film festivals.


FILE - This undated file photo shows Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez at an undisclosed location. The University of Texas' Harry Ransom Center has acquired Marquez's archive. The writer died on April 17, 2014. (AP Photo, File)MEXICO CITY (AP) — The family of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez says the late Colombian novelist's archive was offered only to the University of Texas, which will be the materials' repository.


Phil Rudd, drummer for the rock band AC/DC, stands in the dock in the High Court at Tauranga, New Zealand, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The 60-year-old is charged with threatening to kill, which comes with a maximum prison sentence of seven years, as well as possessing methamphetamine and marijuana. (AP Photo/New Zealand Herald, Alan Gibson) NEW ZEALAND OUT, AUSTRALIA OUTTAURANGA, New Zealand (AP) — AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd showed up late for a New Zealand court appearance Wednesday and clowned around by jumping on the back of one of his security guards outside the courthouse.


In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Charlie Day, from left, Jason Sudeikis, Jason Bateman and Chris Pine appear in a scene from "Horrible Bosses 2." (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures, John P. Johnson)The characters of the modern workplace comedy, like the rest of us, don't know how to make a living anymore.


This photo provided by the Metropolitan Museum of Art shows a 2003 mixed-media work of art consisting of carpet, cloth, Splash Zone compound, enamel, and spray painted canvas on wood entitled “Four Hundred Years of Free Labor,” by American artist Thornton Dial. The piece was donated to the museum by the Atlanta-based Souls Grown Deep Foundation, a nonprofit started in 2010 by art historian William Arnett to bring attention to self-taught African-American artists. (AP Photo/Metropolitan Museum of Art)NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Museum of Art has received a major gift of works by contemporary African-American artists from the South.


FILE - This undated file photo released courtesy David Fox shows acrobat, Sarah Guillot-Guyard, 31, who died June 29, 2013, during a production of "Ka" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. A key battle scene near the end of Cirque du Soleil's "Ka" show is returning more than a year and a half after performer, Guillot-Guyard, fell 94 feet to her death when a wire rope snapped during the stunt. Officials with Cirque du Soleil invited reporters to a Dec. 3, 2014, preview of the scene's return at the MGM Grand hotel-casino. (AP Photo/Courtesy David Fox, File)LAS VEGAS (AP) — A key battle scene near the end of Cirque du Soleil's "Ka" show is returning more than a year and a half after a performer fell 94 feet to her death when a wire rope snapped during the stunt.


This image provided by Christie's auction house shows the 1962 Nobel Prize medal James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA. The medal is going on the auction block Dec. 4, 2014 at Christie's. (AP Photo/Christie's)NEW YORK (AP) — The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block.


NEW YORK (AP) — If Fox launches a comeback over the next couple of years, the network may very well look upon the week before Thanksgiving 2014 as its low point.

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