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at 03:26 on July 26, 2016, EDT.
Sarah Silverman: Sanders die-hards are 'being ridiculous'
PHILADELPHIA — Comedian Sarah Silverman didn't mince words in her message to die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters at the Democratic convention: "Can I just say to the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous."
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at 02:19 on July 26, 2016, EDT.
Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems 'being ridiculous'
Comic Sarah Silverman joined Sen. Al Franken Monday night to urge Democratic National Convention delegates to unite — then stirred up Bernie Sanders die-hards with some choice words: "To the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous."
at 01:03 on July 26, 2016, EDT.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 31-Aug. 6
July 31: Actor Don Murray is 87. Jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell is 85. Actress Susan Flannery ("Bold and the Beautiful") is 77. Actress France Nuyen ("South Pacific") is 77. Singer Lobo is 73. Singer Gary Lewis of Gary Lewis and the Playboys is 71. Singer-guitarist Daniel Ash (Love and Rockets, Bauhaus) is 59. Actor Dirk Blocker ("Brooklyn Nine-Nine") is 59. Drummer Bill Berry (R.E.M.) is 58. Actor Wesley Snipes is 54. Country singer Chad Brock is 53. Musician Fatboy Slim is 53. Guitarist Jim Corr of The Corrs is 52. "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling is 51. Actor Dean Cain is 50. Actor Jim True-Frost ("American Odyssey," ''The Wire") is 50. Actress Eve Best ("Nurse Jackie") is 45. Actor Robert Telfer ("Saved by the Bell") is 39. Country singer Zac Brown of Zac Brown Band is 38. Actor B.J. Novak ("The Office") is 37. Actor Rico Rodriguez ("Modern Family") is 18.
at 18:29 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Box Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 million
LOS ANGELES — "Star Trek Beyond" easily topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theatres with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. $5 million to make and landed in third place with $21.7 million out of the gate, studios said Monday.
at 16:16 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Original Jersey boy Frankie Valli heading back to Broadway
NEW YORK — The Broadway hit "Jersey Boys" is going to get some competition from an original Jersey boy.
at 15:26 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Oak tree seen in 'Shawshank Redemption' is knocked down
MANSFIELD, Ohio — A tree that became a popular attraction for its role in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" has fallen.
at 14:45 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Marni Nixon, voice of classic movie songs, has died at 86
NEW YORK — Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as "West Side Story," ''The King and I" and "My Fair Lady," has died. She was 86.
at 14:40 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Correction: GOP 2016 Convention-TV Ratings story
LOS ANGELES — In a story July 22 about ratings for Donald Trump's acceptance speech at the Republican convention, The Associated Press erroneously reported that 1.9 million viewers watched it on PBS. It was 2.75 million viewers.
at 13:57 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Kristen Bell finally shows wedding photos with Dax Shepard
SAN DIEGO — Kristen Bell has publicly revealed her wedding photos with actor husband Dax Shepard nearly three years after their courthouse ceremony.
Comedian Katt Williams arrested following L.A. hotel dispute
LOS ANGELES — Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of battery following a dispute at a Los Angeles hotel.
at 09:19 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
Ask a celeb: Howie Mandel, Viggo Mortensen on 'Pokemon Go'
"Pokemon Go" has permeated many facets of society, including celebrity culture.
at 10:50 on July 25, 2016, EDT.
U2, Drake, Britney Spears to perform at iHeartRadio festival
NEW YORK — U2, Drake, Britney Spears and Sting will perform at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival in September.
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