In this photo taken on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, Itir Esen, 18, smiles after being crowned as Miss Turkey 2017 in Istanbul.

Miss Turkey dethroned over 'unacceptable' tweet on coup

Organizers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of the 250 people killed while opposing last year's failed military coup.

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Gene Simmons, left, performs at The Children Matter: Houston Benefit Concert at CHS Field Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 in in St. Paul, Minn.

Kiss members Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley reunite on stage

Original Kiss members Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley have reunited for their first public appearance since their group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.

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Tavis Smiley.

Theatrical production to showcase last year of King's life

You think you know Martin Luther King Jr.'s story? Tavis Smiley is willing to bet you don't.

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Kevin Hart poses at Kevin Hart's

Woman in Kevin Hart scandal denies being an extortionist

On the heels of comedian Kevin Hart's Instagram video about someone seeking financial gain from a mistake he made, a woman came forward Wednesday and said she was "involved" with the box office star a month ago but is not an extortionist.

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Billy Bush arrives at the Operation Smile's 2014 Smile Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Billy Bush separating from wife after nearly 20 years

Former "Access Hollywood" and "Today" show personality Billy Bush has separated from wife Sydney Davis after nearly 20 years of marriage.

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Avril Lavigne.

The person named most dangerous online might surprise you

One-time pop-punk princess Avril Lavigne has beaten superstar Beyonce at something, but she may not be totally happy with her victory — she's been named the most dangerous celebrity on the internet.

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Ann Dowd, from left, winner of outstanding supporting actress in a drama series, Elisabeth Moss, winner of outstanding lead actress in a drama series, and Alexis Bledel, winner of outstanding guest actress in a drama for

Women won big at Emmys, in front of and behind the camera

The Emmy statuette depicts a winged woman, and this year's Emmy telecast celebrated a TV season in which women, as never before, were able to soar.

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Angelina Jolie, left, director/co-writer of the film

Cambodia selects Angelina Jolie film as Oscar submission

Angelina Jolie's "First They Killed My Father" has been named Cambodia's foreign-language submission to the Academy Awards.

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In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, comedian Kevin Hart and his wife Eniko Parrish.

Kevin Hart apologizes to wife, kids for 'mistakes'

Kevin Hart has publicly apologized to his pregnant wife and his kids for what he described as a "bad error in judgment."

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FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2006, file photo, actor Harry Dean Stanton performs at the 35th anniversary celebration of the founding of Greenpeace, in Los Angeles.

Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91

For more than 60 years, Harry Dean Stanton played crooks and codgers, eccentrics and losers.

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Singer Rihanna attends the 3rd Annual Diamond Ball at Cipriani Wall Street on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in New York.

Rihanna, Dave Chappelle team up to raise money for charity

At a Rihanna charity event, she will encourage you to drink heavily — so that you donate generously.

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Selena Gomez.

Selena Gomez undergoes kidney transplant due to lupus

Selena Gomez recently received a kidney transplant from television actress Francia Raisa due to her struggle with lupus, the actress-singer revealed Thursday.

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Larry King arrives at Trump Tower in New York.

Larry King says he was operated on for lung cancer

Veteran broadcaster Larry King says he battled lung cancer this summer but appears to have the disease at bay.

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FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, file photo, actor Jake Gyllenhaal, left, and subject of the film, Jeff Bauman pose for a photo before a press conference for the movie

Movie about marathon bombing survivor premiering at hospital

The U.S. premiere of a film chronicling the story of Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman is taking place at the hospital where he and others who were injured in the 2013 deadly attack were treated.

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Cardi B performs at The Budweiser Made In America Festival in Philadelphia.

Cardi B. on meeting Beyonce, plans to release album in Oct.

Cardi B. has a breakthrough hit with "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" and the rapper said she's ready to follow the single's success with an album next month.

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Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Appeals court rejects 2 more would-be heirs to Prince estate

The Minnesota Court of Appeals says two descendants of a former security chief at Paisley Park who Prince reportedly regarded as a brother are not entitled to share in the late rock superstar's estate.

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This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Bill Skarsgard in a scene from

'It' floats away with record-breaking $117.2 million weekend

'It' is a hit. The Stephen King adaptation from New Line and Warner Bros. shattered records over the weekend earning $117.2 million from 4,103 locations according to studio estimates on Sunday.

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Lady Gaga speaks during a press conference for

Lady Gaga says she's taking a 'rest' from music

Lady Gaga says that she's planning to take a "rest" from music and "slow down for a moment for some healing."

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The Walt Disney Company CEO Robert Iger attends a special screening of Disney's

Disney streaming service to get 'Star Wars' and Marvel

"Star Wars" and the Marvel comic-book movies will join Disney's upcoming streaming service , potentially giving it broader appeal beyond families with young children.

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Oprah Winfrey attends the premiere of HBO Films'

Oprah Winfrey and Alec Baldwin among Emmy Award presenters

CBS says Oprah Winfrey, Alec Baldwin and Jim Parsons are among the stars who will be handing out trophies at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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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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