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August 12, 2019 - 1:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Missy Elliott, who is notorious for her iconic, over-the-top music videos, will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. MTV announced Monday that Elliott will also perform on Aug. 26 which will take place at the Prudential...
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FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2016 file photo, the entrance to the Universal Studios lot is pictured in Universal City, Calif. Universal Pictures has canceled the planned September 2019 release of its controversial social thriller "The Hunt" in the wake of recent mass shootings and criticism from President Donald Trump. The studio said in a statement Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, that it had decided to cancel the film's release altogether, saying "we understand that now is not the time" for the film. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
August 10, 2019 - 9:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Universal Pictures has canceled the planned September release of its controversial social satire "The Hunt," in the wake of recent mass shootings and amid criticism from President Donald Trump. The move came several days after the studio suspended the ad campaign for the film, a...
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David Caplan
August 08, 2019 - 5:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- OMG! The Teen Choice Awards are this Sunday! The homage to all things teen-related in pop culture heads to Hermosa Beach, California, this year. It will be broadcast on FOX at 8 p.m. EST. The show's hosts are actress Lucy Hale and YouTuber David Dobrik. Hale is no stranger...
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FILE - In this June 13, 2019 file photo, Cuba Gooding Jr. leaves criminal court in New York. A New York City judge has rejected actor Cuba Gooding Jr.'s request to have his groping case thrown out. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
August 08, 2019 - 3:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City judge rejected actor Cuba Gooding Jr.'s request to have his groping case thrown out. Judge Phyllis Chu said in a written ruling this week that conflicting accounts of the accusations against the Oscar-winning "Jerry Maguire" star should be resolved at a trial...
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Andrew Weber
August 07, 2019 - 1:30 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Disney announced the price for a streaming bundle that will contain the upcoming Disney Plus service, along with Hulu and ESPN Plus. All three packaged together will cost $13 a month. Hulu costs $6 a month now, ESPN Plus $5 and Disney Plus will cost $7 when it arrives. The...
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August 05, 2019 - 6:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A judge has rejected Harvey Weinstein's effort to get a federal appeals court to quickly decide whether sex trafficking claims can legally be brought against him. U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan ruled Monday. She refused to let Weinstein's lawyers immediately appeal a ruling...
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David Caplan
August 05, 2019 - 3:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- R. Kelly is now facing two new charges -- in Minnesota -- Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday afternoon at a press conference in Minneapolis. R. Kelly has been charged with 2 sex crime counts for incidents allegedly occurring in July 2001, Freeman said...
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FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2017 file photo, Kevin Spacey presents the award for excellence in television at the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Spacey has made his first public appearance since being accused of sexual assault, reading a poem about a worn-out boxer in a Rome museum. Standing next to a Greek bronze statue of a battered boxer in the National Roman Museum on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, Spacey dramatically intoned Italian poet Gabriele Tinti’s poem ‘’The Boxer,’’ about a fighter left bleeding at ringside, cast aside despite previous glory. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
August 03, 2019 - 7:19 pm
MILAN (AP) — Actor Kevin Spacey read a poem about a worn-out and dejected boxer during an unexpected performance at a Rome museum Friday night, weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed in Massachusetts. Spacey's appearance at the National Roman Museum was not publicly...
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Eldis Sula
August 03, 2019 - 3:59 pm
Bink-182 bass player Mark Hoppus tweeted on Saturday that he was on lockdown at a hotel while a shooting unfolded nearby in El Paso, Texas. The tweets came shortly after 18 people were shot at an area Walmart earlier in the afternoon, according to reports . There are multiple fatalities and three...
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FILE - This Feb. 9, 2019 file photo shows A$AP Rocky at Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in Beverly Hills, Calif. Prosecutors in Sweden are dropping the investigation of a man they say was involved in a fight with American rapper A$AP Rocky. The platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated artist whose real name is Rakim Mayers, has been behind bars since early this month as police investigate the fight in Stockholm.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
August 02, 2019 - 1:56 pm
STOCKHOLM (1010 WINS/AP) — Rapper A$AP Rocky and two other U.S. suspects have been freed from jail in Sweden until Aug. 14, when judges are expected to announce a verdict in the assault case against them, a Swedish court announced Friday. It wasn't immediately clear from the decision by the...
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