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U.S. determines North Korea behind Sony attack as studio pulls movie
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A U.S. government source said investigators had determined North Korea was behind a cyberattack on Sony Pictures as the studio pulled all plans to release its comedy, "The Interview," about an assassination attempt on the North Korean leader.
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Hollywood slams Sony, movie theaters for canceling 'The Interview'
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood filmmakers and actors voiced outrage on Wednesday after Sony Pictures pulled the release of North Korea parody "The Interview," following threats from hackers who waged a massive cyberattack on the movie studio.
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Former accuser of Hollywood director charged with wire fraud
(Reuters) - A man who had accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexual abuse when he was a teenager but later dropped his lawsuit has been charged with securities and wire fraud for running a fraudulent investment scheme, officials said on Wednesday.
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FBI warned theaters of possible cyberattacks over 'The Interview'
BOSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation released a warning on Tuesday, advising theaters and other businesses associated with Sony Corp's Hollywood studio's film "The Interview" that they could be targeted in cyberattacks.
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Singer J. Cole ousts Taylor Swift from top of Billboard 200
NEW YORK (Reuters) - American hip hop artist J. Cole bumped pop singer Taylor Swift from the top of the U.S. Billboard 200 on Wednesday, pushing her into second place.
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Actress Audra McDonald to appear in Billie Holiday show on HBO
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Six-time Tony-award winning singer and actress Audra McDonald will reprise her role as legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday in the hit Broadway show "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill" in a special for HBO, the cable network said on Wednesday.
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First Grateful Dead manager Rock Scully dies at age 73
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rock Scully, the first manager of psychedelic rock band the Grateful Dead, who helped guide the group from the 1960s to 1980s, has died in northern California. He was 73.
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Third 'Night at the Museum' film marks Robin Williams' final appearance
NEW YORK (Reuters) - For the third installment of the lucrative "Night at the Museum" series, the filmmakers wanted to make a film about saying goodbye.
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Stephen Collins admits sexual contact with young girls: People magazine
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Actor Stephen Collins, who played the family pastor in the television series "7th Heaven," has admitted to having inappropriate sexual contact with three underage girls decades ago, People magazine reported on Wednesday.
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L.A. prosecutor will not charge Bill Cosby in 1974 sex claim
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedian Bill Cosby, who has been the subject of more than a dozen sex abuse allegations over the past two months, will not be charged in connection with a 1974 molestation claim, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said on Tuesday.
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