Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy

Barbie is coming alive. Read more

Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed him

A 9-year-old Atlanta boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders for his calm as he sang the gospel song "Every Praise" until the man released him. Read more

AOL to add Miramax films to video platform

Web portal AOL Inc. says it will license full-length movies from Miramax for free viewing with advertisements by its U.S. visitors. Read more

William Hurt pulls out of 'Midnight Rider'

"Midnight Rider" star William Hurt has pulled out of the Gregg Allman biopic, which suspended production in February after a train accident killed a camera assistant. Read more

Winners of the 2013 NYSAPA contest

The New York State Associated Press Association has announced results of its 2013 contest recognizing excellent writing, presentation, photography and graphics in AP member newspapers. Read more


NBC: Olympics show wide second-screen use

Slightly more than half of the people who watched the Sochi Olympics on NBC also used a computer, tablet or smartphone to get information about the games while the TV was on, the network said Wednesday. Read more

Sexual Identity Exhibit

Photos explore dynamics of youths' sexual identity

For many, it's difficult to understand Foster Noone's sexual identity. The 17-year-old uses labels of bisexual, trans and gender neutral all at once. Read more

Theater-An Act of God

Play 'An Act of God' eyes space on Broadway

Someone pretty critic-proof is coming to Broadway: The Almighty. Read more

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Camilla's brother dies in US after head injury

The brother of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has died after sustaining a serious head injury following a fall in New York, British royal officials said Wednesday. Read more

Tavern on Green 5 Things

5 things to know about NYC's Tavern on the Green

New York City's Tavern on the Green, closed since the previous operators lost their lease and declared bankruptcy in 2009, reopens Thursday under new management. Here are five things to know about the once-grand restaurant in Central Park: Read more

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