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    Review: A prequel for the pipsqueaks called 'Minions'

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    By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer|

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    Judge refuses to dismiss murder case against Suge Knight

    LOS ANGELES (AP) A judge has refused to dismiss a murder case filed against former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight.Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Stephen Marcus rejected a motion by Knight's attorney to dismiss the case. His attorney wanted...

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  • Entertainment

    Federal, Indiana authorities raid home of Subway spokesman

    ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) FBI agents and Indiana State Police raided the home of Subway restaurant spokesman Jared Fogle on Tuesday, removing electronics from the property and searching the house with a police dog.FBI Special agent Wendy Osborne...

    By Tom Murphy, Associated Press|

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    NY expands 'yes means yes' policy to private colleges

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York state's private colleges and universities have a new, affirmative sexual consent policy to combat campus sexual violence.Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the measure into law Tuesday at New York University at an event that...

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  • Entertainment

    The Latest: TV network pulls reruns of '90s-era 'Cosby'

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) Here are the latest developments from the release of court documents indicating Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining quaaludes with the intent of giving them to women with whom he wanted to have sex (all times local):___12...

    By The Associated Press|

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    Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari to lead Oddball Comedy tour

    NEW YORK (AP) Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari will be the headliners this year when the Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival hits the road looking for laughs.The tour presented by Funny or Die and Live Nation will stop at 18 cities, kicking off on...

    By The Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    Longtime Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77

    NEW YORK (AP) One of the last of the classic Hollywood showmen, Jerry Weintraub built his show business empire on a Rolodex and chutzpah.The Brooklyn-born son of a Bronx jeweler, Weintraub rose from the mailroom of a talent agency to become a...

    By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer|

  • Celebrities

    Whoopi Goldberg still defending Bill Cosby

    Bill Cosby confessed. But Whoopi Goldberg still isn't convinced.

    Compiled by Tony Hicks thicks@bayareanewsgroup.com|

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    Lawyers: Cosby's drugs-sex admission could aid women's cases

    PHILADELPHIA -- Bill Cosby's admission that he obtained quaaludes to give young women before sex could bolster criminal and civil claims being pursued by his accusers, their lawyers said after The Associated Press reported on newly released court documents.

    By Maryclaire Dale Associated Press|

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    Lawyers: Cosby's drugs-sex admission could aid women's cases

    PHILADELPHIA -- Bill Cosby's admission that he obtained quaaludes to give young women before sex could bolster criminal and civil claims being pursued by his accusers, their lawyers said after The Associated Press reported on newly released court documents.

    By Maryclaire Dale Associated Press|

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