French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and Singer Rihanna, right, during a meeting in Dakar, Senegal Friday Feb. 2, 2018. Singer Rihanna and French President Emmanuel Macron have headlined a conference in Senegal raising hundreds of millions of dollars f

Rihanna, Macron champion millions for global education

Singer Rihanna and French President Emmanuel Macron headlined a conference in Senegal on Friday raising hundreds of millions of dollars for education in developing countries.

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Justin Timberlake answers questions during a news conference for the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game halftime show Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Timberlake rules out 'N Sync reunion at Super Bowl show

Justin Timberlake was asked about a bromance with Tom Brady, a possible 'N Sync reunion and serenaded with "Happy Birthday," but the superstar didn't get a question about the wardrobe malfunction that rocked the world during a press conference Thursday to promote his return to the Super Bowl halftime show.

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Singer Lorde poses for photographers during an promotional event in Hong Kong.

Israelis sue New Zealanders over Lorde boycott

An Israeli legal rights group said Wednesday it is suing two New Zealanders for allegedly convincing the pop singer Lorde to cancel her performance in Israel in what appears to be the first lawsuit filed under a contentious Israeli anti-boycott law.

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'Black Panther' presales outpacing previous superhero movies

Advance ticket sales to Marvel's "Black Panther" are outpacing all superhero movies on Fandango. The online ticket service said Wednesday that "Black Panther" is currently outselling its previous record-holder for presale, 2016's "Batman v Superman."

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Mark Salling arrives at the 32nd annual Paleyfest

Former 'Glee' actor Mark Salling dead at 35

Mark Salling, one of the stars of the Fox musical comedy "Glee," has died of a possible suicide at age 35 a few weeks before he was scheduled to be sentenced in Los Angeles on child pornography charges.

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Hillary Clinton appearance among Grammys political moments

One-time Grammy winner Hillary Clinton made it back to the awards show Sunday night in a role she no doubt relished.

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Bruno Mars accepts the award for record of the year for

Bruno Mars has a magical night at Grammys, winning 6 for 6

Bruno Mars owned the Grammys with his R&B-inspired album "24K Magic," winning all six awards he was nominated for at a show where hip-hop was expected to have a historical night.

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Rihanna, left, and Kendrick Lamar accept the award for best rap/sung performance for

Kendrick Lamar is king of Grammys, so far, with 5 wins

Kendrick Lamar is the king of the Grammy Awards — so far — picking up five awards in the first hour of the big show. Lamar won best rap album for "DAMN." and best rap/sung performance for "Loyalty," with Rihanna, during the live telecast at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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Justin Hurwitz accepts the best compilation soundtrack for visual media award for

Grammys shower 'La La Land' with more love

"La La Land" is still winning awards. The film won twice at Sunday's Grammy Awards, which, like the Oscars, honored the song craft behind Damien Chazelle's blockbuster musical. Thankfully for "La La Land," there were no envelope flubs nearly a year after the Academy Awards.

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'Maze Runner' installment tops charts, Oscars pics get boost

"Maze Runner: The Death Cure" is the highest grossing film of the weekend, but according to studio estimates Sunday, many moviegoers also chose the first weekend after Oscar nominations to catch up with some awards contenders like "The Shape of Water" which had its highest grossing frame with $5.7 million.

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Nelly approaches the stage for a concert in Irbil, northern Iraq. A woman who alleges the rapper Nelly raped her on his tour bus after a performance in Seattle says he sexually assaulted two other women in England.  Attorney Scott Rosenblum said Saturday,

Rapper Nelly, fan file competing versions of sex encounter

Rapper Nelly is fighting back against a lawsuit that alleges he raped a fan on his tour bus after a performance at a Seattle night club last year. Nelly filed court papers Friday in King County Superior Court denying the allegations and seeking to have a Jan. 22 amended complaint against him dismissed.

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Actor Steven Seagal.

Woman accuses film star Steven Seagal of rape in 1993

A once-aspiring actress has alleged Steven Seagal raped her at a wrap party for the film "On Deadly Ground," claiming he undressed her and assaulted her on his bed while she focused on a photo of Seagal's wife on the nightstand.

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Singer Elton John performs before announcing final world tour at Gotham Hall on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Elton John says upcoming tour will be his last

Elton John is retiring from the road after his upcoming three-year global tour, capping nearly 50 years on stages around the world. "I've had a good run, I think you'd admit that," John said Wednesday, adding that he wanted to "leave people thinking, 'I saw the last tour and it was fantastic.'"

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Actress Meryl Streep poses for photographers at the premiere of

Meryl Streep starring in season 2 of "Big Little Lies"

Meryl Streep is starring in season two of "Big Little Lies," adding more woman power to the Nicole Kidman-Reese Witherspoon drama.

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Director Don Argott, left, and Dan Reynolds pose for a portrait to promote the film,

Imagine Dragons front man advocates for LGBT Mormons in film

The Mormon front man of the rock band Imagine Dragons hopes the Sundance Film Festival documentary that follows his journey to becoming an advocate for LGBT Mormon youth triggers real change by his church's leaders and puts an end to what he calls "shaming" of gay and lesbian kids in the faith.

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Gal Gadot in a scene from

'Wonder Woman' is left hanging and 8 other Oscar surprises

It is a mathematical impossibility for a group of Oscar nominations to please everyone, but this year came pretty close with meaningful love for "Get Out," ''Lady Bird" and "Phantom Thread," and the history-making nomination of "Mudbound" director of photography Rachel Morrison, who became the first woman to ever be nominated for cinematography.

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Director Peter Jackson poses for photos at the screening of his film The Hobbit.

'Hobbit' director Peter Jackson making WWI documentary

"The Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson is going from Middle Earth to the Western Front, transforming grainy black-and-white footage of World War I into 3-D color for a new documentary film.

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FILE - In this Feb. 21, 1990 file photo, Rob Pilatus, left, and Fab Morvan of Milli Vanilli give the thumbs-up as they display their Grammys after being presented with the best new artist award in Los Angeles.

4 musicians reflect on winning Grammy for best new artist

Winning the best new artist Grammy is a goal for most breakthrough performers, but for some of its recipients, it can create pressure to match previous success or surpass it.

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Kevin Hart, from left, Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan and Jack Black in

'Jumanji' tops box office for third straight weekend

"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" outdid another weekend's worth of newcomers to top the North American box office for the third straight weekend, making the surprise hit the fifth-highest grossing film of all time for Sony Pictures.

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Kim Kardashian West, left, and Kanye West arrive at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York.

Kim and Kanye choose Chicago for their new baby's name

Chicago — where Kanye West was raised — is the name of baby No. 3 with Kim Kardashian West.

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Movies

Lav Diaz, director of 'Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis' addresses the audience after receiving the Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize for a feature film that opens new perspectives.

Migrant island documentary "Fire at Sea" wins at Berlin fest

BERLIN (AP) — "Fire at Sea," a documentary about the Italian island of Lampedusa — many migrants' first destination on risky journeys toward safety and a better life in Europe

TV

Bill Cosby enters the Montgomery County Courthouse for a court appearance in Norristown, Pa.

Cosby loses appeal; case appears headed to evidence hearing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's criminal sexual-assault case appears to be headed toward an evidence hearing after a judge denied his latest effort to throw the charges out.

Music

Ex-ABBA members make rare joint appearance at grand opening

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The four former members of iconic Swedish pop group ABBA have made a rare joint appearance for the opening of a Stockholm restaurant inspired by the "Mamma Mia!" musical.

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