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3-time Oscar-winning cinematographer being honoured

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A three-time Oscar-winning cinematographer is being honoured by the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, New York, for his work with such Hollywood icons as Francis Ford Coppola and Warren Beatty.
Found while cycling Boston's streets: A new spirituality

Found while cycling Boston's streets: A new spirituality

BOSTON — Bicycling through Boston's twisting, traffic-clogged streets may seem more about self-preservation than spiritual enlightenment. For the Rev.
'Hidden Figures' author Shetterly receives literary prize

'Hidden Figures' author Shetterly receives literary prize

CLEVELAND — An author whose book was the basis for the Oscar-nominated movie "Hidden Figures" has won an award for writing literature that promotes diversity and confronts racism.
Netflix/Marvel's 'Iron Fist' epic fail, say viewers, critics

Netflix/Marvel's 'Iron Fist' epic fail, say viewers, critics

NEW YORK — If your web connection seems sluggish while you're watching "Iron Fist," don't blame your internet provider. The problem is the listless pace of this new Netflix series.

'Love Connection' to reconnect with viewers as Fox revival

NEW YORK — "Love Connection" is reconnecting with viewers. A new version of the match-making game show will air on Fox starting May 25, the network announced.
Review: 'Life' is a mediocre science-fiction thriller

Review: 'Life' is a mediocre science-fiction thriller

Life is a box of chocolates, a highway and, alas, a mediocre science-fiction thriller.
Poland's WWII museum opens amid an uncertain future

Poland's WWII museum opens amid an uncertain future

WARSAW, Poland — A major World War II museum opened in northern Poland on Thursday amid plans by the conservative government to change its content to fit the government's nationalist views.
Mickey vs. the tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax bills

Mickey vs. the tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax bills

ORLANDO, Fla. — It takes a lot of land to accommodate Cinderella's castle, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Epcot's 11-country World Showcase — and a hefty purse to pay the property taxes on it.
Dylan gives rare interview, talks Sinatra, Elvis

Dylan gives rare interview, talks Sinatra, Elvis

NEW YORK — Bob Dylan opened up about his music and songwriting and discussed his relationships with Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and others in a rare and lengthy interview posted exclusively to his website Wednesday.
Memphis officials to help save Aretha Franklin's birthplace

Memphis officials to help save Aretha Franklin's birthplace

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis mayor's office is pitching in to help figure out the future of the dilapidated house where soul singer Aretha Franklin was born, a lawyer said Thursday.