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Picture of ‘Easy Rider’ star, 1960s swashbuckler Peter Fonda dies at 79

‘Easy Rider’ star, 1960s swashbuckler Peter Fonda dies at 79

FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 23, 2009 file photo, Peter Fonda, poses atop a Harley-Davidson motorcycle in Glendale, Calif. Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right both writing and starring in counterculture classics like “Easy Rider,” has died. His family says in a statement that Fonda died Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at his home in Los Angeles. He was 79.

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Picture of Gyllenhaal attributes conquering fear to Oscar-winning doc

Gyllenhaal attributes conquering fear to Oscar-winning doc

FILE - In this June 17, 2019 file photo, actor Jake Gyllenhaal poses for photographers upon arrival at the photo call for 'Spiderman: Far From Home' in London. Gyllenhaal attributes conquering his fear of performing in a one-man play, by watching the Oscar-winning documentary about the free climber Alex Honnold. Few performances are as daunting as the one-person play. That’s why Jake Gyllenhaal had to find a way to conquer that fear when he took on the role of Abe in the second half of “Sea Wall/A Life.”

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Picture of Jay-Z defends NFL deal with Roc Nation, talks Kaepernick

Jay-Z defends NFL deal with Roc Nation, talks Kaepernick

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, and Jay-Z appear at a news conference at ROC Nation on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, in New York. A day after Jay-Z announced that his Roc Nation company was partnering with the NFL, the rap icon explained that he still supports protesting, kneeling and NFL player Colin Kaepernick, but he's also interested in working with the league to make substantial changes.

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Picture of A$AP Rocky found guilty of Sweden assault, won’t face prison

A$AP Rocky found guilty of Sweden assault, won’t face prison

A$AP Rocky, background right, leaves the district court in Stockholm by car, after the third day of his trial, Friday, Aug. 2, 2019. He and two other American suspects were temporarily freed from a Swedish jail to head back to the U.S., as judges mull a verdict in the assault case against them.

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Picture of A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault by Swedish court

A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault by Swedish court

Judge Per Lennerbrant faces the media commenting on the court verdict on American rapper A$AP Rocky and two others, at Stockholm District Court, in Stockholm, Sweden, Wednesday Aug. 14, 2019. Swedish court on Wednesday found American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.

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Picture of A$AP Rocky lawyer ‘disappointed’ by verdict

A$AP Rocky lawyer ‘disappointed’ by verdict

The Swedish lawyer for A$AP Rocky, Slobodan Jovicic comments on the verdict handed down to his client during a press conference in Uppsala, Sweden, Wednesday Aug. 14, 2019. Swedish court on Wednesday found American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.

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Picture of Former Disney kid Bella Thorne directs film for Pornhub

Former Disney kid Bella Thorne directs film for Pornhub

In this April 24, 2019 file photo Bella Thorne attends the LA Premiere of "JT LeRoy" at ArcLight Hollywood in Los Angeles. Bella Thorne is making her directorial debut _ on Pornhub. The actress, author and musician joined the porn site’s Visionaries Director’s Series with “Her & Him,” also to be shown at The Odenburg Film Festival in Germany from Sept. 11 to Sept. 15.

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Picture of Concerts canceled, investigation opened into Placido Domingo

Concerts canceled, investigation opened into Placido Domingo

FILE - In this Nov. 5, 1994 file photo, Placido Domingo performs in the San Francisco Opera's production of "Herodiade" in San Francisco. On Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, the San Francisco Opera said it is canceling an October concert featuring Domingo after the publication of an Associated Press story that quoted numerous women as saying they were sexually harassed or subjected to inappropriate behavior by the superstar.

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Picture of Rep: K-pop superstar group BTS will take break, but brief

Rep: K-pop superstar group BTS will take break, but brief

En esta foto del 24 de abril 2019, el grupo de K-pop BTS llega a la ceremonia de los premios The Fact Music en Incheon, Corea del Sur.

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Picture of Lil Nas X, Lizzo, Shawn Mendes, Bad Bunny to perform at VMAs

Lil Nas X, Lizzo, Shawn Mendes, Bad Bunny to perform at VMAs

FILE - In this June 28, 2019 file photo, Shawn Mendes performs during "The Tour" at the Allstate Arena in Chicago. Lil Nas X, Lizzo and Shawn Mendes are set to perform at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. MTV announced on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 that Bad Bunny, Camila Cabello, J Balvin and Rosalia will also hit the stage at the Aug. 26 event, taking place at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

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