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Olympian Bruce Jenner makes transgender history by identifying as a woman

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LOS ANGELES - Olympic gold medalist and reality TV star Bruce Jenner said on Friday that he identifies as a woman, becoming the most high-profile American to come out as transgender. | Video

6:17pm IST

Ensemble cast numbs pain of life in 'Anesthesia' at Tribeca

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NEW YORK - An ensemble cast led by actors Sam Waterston, Glenn Close and Kristen Stewart numb themselves to the challenges and disappointments of life in "Anesthesia," an indie drama about how a violent act connects the lives of disparate people. | Video

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Pop star Justin Bieber settles lawsuit with Florida photographer

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MIAMI - A lawsuit against pop star Justin Bieber over an incident involving a photographer in Miami has been resolved, according to attorneys.

1:10am IST

Contemporary dance steps out in Poland after communism

SOPOT, Poland - When Jacek Krawczyk was growing up in then-communist Poland, the government was happy to train him in karate and acrobatics. He did not imagine that one day he would become a dancer using contemporary styles shunned under communism.

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Fri, Apr 24 2015

Three more women say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted them

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LOS ANGELES - Three more women on Thursday accused Bill Cosby of sexually abusing them decades ago, as the veteran comedian gets ready for the final show in his U.S. comedy tour. | Video

24 Apr 2015

PETA claims victory for animal rights in demise of SeaWorld Trainer Barbie

LOS ANGELES - Mattel Inc said on Friday it has ended production of its SeaWorld Trainer Barbie doll, a move cheered by an animal rights group that has been a leading critic of SeaWorld for its treatment of killer whales.

2:07am IST

'Avengers' stars Evans, Renner apologise for Black Widow comments

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24 Apr 2015

No problemo! Schwarzenegger takes first dramatic role in 'Maggie'

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NEW YORK - Action hero Arnold Schwarzenegger reveals his dramatic, tender side and sheds a few tears as a farmer struggling to care for his dying daughter in "Maggie," an unconventional zombie film. | Video

24 Apr 2015

Red legacy of Victorian novelist still defines British streets

LONDON - Anthony Trollope is best known as a British novelist whose chronicles of the minor dramas, snubs and triumphs of Victorian country life still win readers worldwide. But he left his mark on Britain's streets as well as its bookshelves.

24 Apr 2015

Hunt for ancient royal tomb in Mexico takes mercurial twist

TEOTIHUACAN, Mexico - A Mexican archeologist hunting for a royal tomb in a deep, dark tunnel beneath a towering pre-Aztec pyramid has made a discovery that may have brought him a step closer: liquid mercury.

24 Apr 2015