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Bollywood Oscars, film stars come to Florida

This July 6, 2013 file photo shows Bollywood actors Sridevi and Prabhu Deva, left in yellow, performing during the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Macau. The city is an unusual choice for the awards extravaganza, but tourism officials hope it will be an economic boon to Tampa. AP

The International Indian Film Academy is holding its annual awards ceremony in Tampa starting Wednesday. The city is an unusual choice for the awards because it’s not known for having one of the largest Indian-American populations in the US, but tourism officials hope it will be an economic boon. Some 30,000 performers, industry executives and fans are expected to visit.

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Ex-Fox exec denies allegations in sex abuse suit

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A former Fox television executive on Tuesday denied allegations that he sexually abused a teen through a sex ring involving underage children.

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Summer preview: Chris Pratt enters a new ‘Galaxy’

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After Chris Pratt tweeted a shirtless photo of himself to flaunt the shape he had gotten into for “Zero Dark Thirty,” he received, he says, a “giant ball of criticism” from his friends. It also helped land him the lead in one of the summer’s biggest movies.

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Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in US

Jon Bon Jovi, center, takes part in a ribbon cutting ceremony during the grand opening of the JBJ Soul Homes, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Philadelphia. On Tuesday, Bon Jovi attended the grand opening of a low-income housing development that bears his initials. The 55-unit JBJ Soul Homes will be occupied by low-income tenants and the formerly homeless. AP

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi attended the grand opening of a low-income housing development in Philadelphia that bears his initials.

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Summer movie preview: Bay reboots ‘Transformers’

This image released by Paramount Pictures shows director Michael Bay, left, with Mark Wahlberg on the set of "Transformers: Age of Extinction." AP

Summer is the season of Michael Bay.

As much as anyone else, Bay — in movies like “Armageddon,” ”Pearl Harbor” and “Transformers” — has shaped what the summer movie is: its quick-cutting bombast, its visual-effects flourish, its capacity for mass destruction.

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Drew Barrymore welcomes second baby girl

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Drew Barrymore is now a mommy of two.

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John Travolta to appear at Indian film awards

This Sept. 6, 2013 file photo shows actor John Travolta arriving for the screening of "Killing Season" at the 39th American Film Festival in Deauville, Normandy, western France. Travolta will appear during the 15th International Indian Film Academy awards in Tampa. AP

John Travolta will appear during the 15th International Indian Film Academy awards in Tampa.

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Discovery network cancels Everest jump

In this May 18, 2013 file photo released by mountain guide Adrian Ballinger of Alpenglow Expeditions, climbers make their way to the summit of Mount Everest, in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. AP/Alpenglow Expeditions, Adrian Ballinger

The Discovery Network is canceling a daredevil’s planned jump off the summit of Mount Everest in a wing suit next month following the avalanche that killed at least 13 people on Friday.

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A nutty finale for ‘Scandal,’ TV’s craziest show

This image released by ABC shows Tony Goldwyn, from left, Scott Foley and Kerry Washington in a scene from "Scandal." The popular series ended its third season Thursday, April 18, 2014. AP

“Scandal” is arguably the nuttiest show on the air. But there’s a method to its madness, demonstrated every week with OMG intensity.

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Singer Chris Brown’s bodyguard on trial in DC

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A man accusing singer Chris Brown and his bodyguard of punching him in the face is trying to “get rich” as a result of a bloody nose, a lawyer for the bodyguard said Thursday.

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Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes

This photo provided Tuesday, April 15, 2014, by the Festival de Cannes shows the official poster of the 67th International Film Festival of Cannes. The poster showing actor Marcello Mastroianni is based on Federico Fellini 1963 film "8 1/2". The festival will run from May 14 to 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Festival De Cannes)

A Tommy Lee Jones western and a David Cronenberg expose on Hollywood are among the 18 films vying for the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Will Arnett files for divorce from Amy Poehler

This Jan. 15, 2012 file photo shows actors Amy Poehler, left, and Will Arnett arriving at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. Arnett filed for divorce from Poehler on April 8, 2014, in Los Angeles Superior Court more than 18 months after the pair announced they were separating and ending their nine-year marriage. AP

Court records show Will Arnett has filed for divorce from Amy Poehler more than 18 months after the comedians announced their separation.

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