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Jimmy Kimmel returns to show, pleads for children's health care

LOS ANGELES - Jimmy Kimmel held his baby son as he returned to his late-night son from a week off for the boy's heart surgery.
Kimmel was crying from the first moment of his monologue Monday night as he pleaded with Congress to restore and improve children's health coverage, a cause he has championed since his son Billy was born with a heart defect in April.
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Singer Gwen Stefani to wrap up Super Bowl week performances

PRIOR LAKE, Minn. -- Pop singer Gwen Stefani will close out a star-studded Super Bowl week in Minnesota.
The three-time Grammy winner will headline at Club Nomadic at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel on Sunday, Feb.
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Q&A: Can a museum sell its art to stay in business?

BOSTON -- The intensifying legal tussle over whether a struggling Massachusetts museum should be allowed to auction 40 works of art, including two by Norman Rockwell, has raised questions about when -- if ever -- it's appropriate to unload the collection.
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Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones.
The companies didn't disclose the price of the acquisition announced Monday.
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List of nominees for 75th Golden Globe Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- Nominees for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Monday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association:
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--Picture, Drama: "Call Me By Your Name," "Dunkirk," "The Post," The Shape of Water" and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
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Canadian co-production 'The Breadwinner' gets Golden Globe nomination

TORONTO -- The Canadian team behind the animated film "The Breadwinner" hopes Monday's Golden Globe nomination will shine a light on its timely subject matter and promote empathy.
The film stars the voice of Toronto actress Saara Chaudry as 11-year-old Parvana, who disguises herself as a boy in order to support her family while her father is wrongfully imprisoned by the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001.
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Sexual misconduct, Rozon affair front and centre at Olivier gala

MONTREAL -- The sexual misconduct scandal that has dominated Quebec's entertainment headlines this year was front and centre at the annual awards ceremony honouring the best in comedy in the province.
The allegations against Just For Laughs founder Gilbert Rozon were predominant during the Olivier gala on Sunday night, with host Francois Morency tackling head-on the topic of the year in the field of humour.
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Music stars Mary Blige, Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas get Golden Globe nods

NEW YORK -- Mary J. Blige is dancing into the Golden Globe Awards as a double nominee -- for her acting and songwriting -- while Mariah Carey and Nick Jonas are some of the other popular singers nominated for honours.
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'My precious': Canadian user watched 'Lord of the Rings' 361 times on Netflix

Netflix’s annual year-in-review report has revealed there are some truly bizarre – and dedicated – binge-watchers out there, including a Canadian who watched “The Lord of the Rings” nearly every day for a year.
The anonymous Canadian user apparently couldn’t get enough of “The Return of the King,” director Peter Jackson’s finale to his LOTR trilogy.
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Music stars Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas get Golden Globe nods

NEW YORK -- Mary J. Blige is dancing into the Golden Globe Awards as a double nominee -- for her acting and songwriting -- while Mariah Carey and Nick Jonas are some of the other popular singers nominated for honours.
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Celebrity chef Mario Batali tripped up by sexual misconduct allegations

NEWARK, N.J. -- Mario Batali has surrendered oversight of daily operations at his restaurant empire following reports of sexual misconduct by the celebrity chef over a period of at least 20 years.
The online site Eater New York, part of Vox Media, reported Monday that the incidents involve at least four women, three of whom worked for Batali.
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Mario Batali is giving up oversight of the daily operations at his restaurant empire following reports of sexual misconduct by the celebrity chef over a period of at least 20 years.
The online site Eater New York reported Monday that the complaints involve at least four women, three of whom worked for Batali.
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Mario Batali steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

NEWARK, N.J. -- Mario Batali has surrendered oversight of daily operations at his restaurant empire following reports of sexual misconduct by the celebrity chef over a period of at least 20 years.
The online site Eater New York, part of Vox Media, reported Monday that the incidents involve at least four women, three of whom worked for Batali.
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