Jason Momoa, left, and Ben Affleck attend the Warner Bros.

Ben Affleck to fans: I'm still Batman, despite rumors

Ben Affleck is still Batman. The actor shot down rumors that he would be hanging up his cape for the stand-alone Batman film, even though he recently ceded directing responsibilities.

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FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2014 file photo, Chester Bennington poses in the press room at the 25th annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas in Inglewood, Calif.

Reaction to death of Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington

Reaction to the death of Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington:

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In this photo provided by ToniAnne Campasano Alvino, people at Gilbo Beach, N.Y., on Long Island watch the action after on the water after a Robinson R 44 helicopter made an emergency ocean landing Wednesday, July 19, 2017.

Helicopter carrying WWE exec makes emergency ocean landing

The son of World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon was rescued Wednesday from a helicopter that made an emergency landing in the ocean near a New York beach.

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Martin Landau arrives at the 24th Night of 100 Stars Oscars Viewing Gala at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dies at 89

Martin Landau, the chameleon-like actor who gained fame as the crafty master of disguise in the 1960s TV show "Mission: Impossible," then capped a long and versatile career with an Oscar for his poignant portrayal of aging horror movie star Bela Lugosi in 1994's "Ed Wood," has died. He was 89.

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Singer Aaron Carter arrives at a premiere of

Singer Aaron Carter, girlfriend arrested in Georgia

Authorities say singer Aaron Carter and his girlfriend have been arrested on DUI and drug charges in Georgia.

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Rapper DMX, left, leaves federal court in New York, Friday, July 14, 2017, with his attorney Murray Richman after pleading not guilty to tax evasion.

Rapper DMX pleads not guilty to dodging $1.7M tax debt

Rapper DMX has pleaded not guilty to charges he's been dodging the IRS.

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Actor James Cromwell arrives at The Humane Society Of The United States 60th Anniversary Benefit Gala, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Actor James Cromwell to report to jail for plant protest

Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell is heading to jail in New York for blocking traffic to protest a power plant.

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US musician Madonna, kisses one of her adopted daughters Stella, as son David Banda, right, looks on at the opening of The Mercy James Institute for Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care, located at the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital in the city of Blant

Madonna welcomed in Malawi as 'daughter of this nation'

Madonna was welcomed in Malawi on Tuesday for the official opening of a hospital children's wing funded by her charity and named after one of the four children the pop star has adopted from the impoverished southern African nation.

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Rihanna, who portrays a burlesque dancer named Bubble, in Luc Besson's sci-fi epic,

'Valerian' director says Rihanna is focused, generous on set

Director Luc Besson says getting Rihanna's team on board for her role in the sci-fi epic "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" was a little painful at first.

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This image released by Columbia Pictures shows Tom Holland in a scene from

'Spider-Man' slings $117 million debut and Sony rejoices

"Spider-Man: Homecoming" swung past expectations, opening with an estimated $117 million in North America and giving a Sony Pictures a much needed hit.

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This photo combination of file photos show, Andrea Constand, left, walking to the courtroom during Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial June 6, 2017, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.

Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges is set for November

Bill Cosby will be retried in November on charges he drugged and molested a woman more than a decade ago, after a Pennsylvania jury deadlocked on the question after deliberating over six days.

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Kevin Hart, addresses the audience during the Universal Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2016 in Las Vegas.

Philadelphia honors Kevin Hart with cheesesteak shop mural

Philadelphia gave Kevin Hart a 38th birthday to remember by unveiling a giant mural of the comedian near his childhood home.

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 Kendall Jenner, left, and Kylie Jenner arrive at the NBCUniversal Golden Globes afterparty at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Kylie and Kendall Jenner apologize after heat over T-shirts

Kendall and Kylie Jenner apologized Thursday for "vintage" T-shirts superimposing their images with those of famous musicians, including Ozzy Osbourne, Tupac Shakur and the Notorious B.I.G.

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Stevie Ryan arrives at the Do Something Awards at the Avalon in Los Angeles.

Actress and internet star Stevie Ryan dead at 33

Stevie Ryan, an actress and comedian who gained fame with impersonations of celebrities on YouTube, has died. She was 33.

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Robert Holt, right, of Let Our Violence End, L.O.V.E., speaks during a candlelight vigil in response to the mass shooting in the early morning at the Power Ultra Lounge, in Little Rock, Ark., Saturday, July 1, 2017.

Rapper held on unrelated charges after Little Rock shooting

A rapper whose concert in Little Rock was the site of a shooting that left 28 people injured was arrested early Sunday on unrelated assault charges while outside an Alabama club where he was performing just 24 hours later, and authorities said several firearms were recovered during the arrest.

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Beyonce and Jay Z watch during the first half in Game 7 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Utah Jazz in Los Angeles.

Jay-Z gets personal and deep on new album '4:44'

Jay-Z gets personal and deep on his new album, opening up about his relationship with Beyonce, the elevator fight with Solange and his children.

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Hannibal Buress.

Hannibal Buress says 'Spider-Man' red carpet prank was a win

Comedian Hannibal Buress says his prank of sending a lookalike to Wednesday night's "Spider-Man: Homecoming" premiere was more effective than if he'd actually attended.

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Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist attends The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and InStyle's annual Toronto International Film Festival celebration in Toronto.

'John Wick,' 'Dragon Tattoo' star Michael Nyqvist dies at 56

Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" films and often played villains in Hollywood movies like "John Wick" has died.

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Kandi Burruss, from left, LaTocha Scott, Tameka

Just Kickin It: R&B group Xscape perform at BET Awards

R&B girl group Xscape reunited on the BET Award stage for a performance that won over the audience nostalgic for '90s R&B.

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This image released by Paramount Pictures shows Optimus Prime in a scene from,

'Transformers: The Last Knight' debuts to a franchise low

The hulking machines of "Transformers" are no longer box-office behemoths in North America. But they're still big in China.

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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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