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‘Rapping Granny’ from ‘The Wedding Singer’ dies at 101

Actress Ellen Albertini Dow, best known for her role in the Adam Sandler comedy, has passed away.

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Amy Adams is a married woman

The "American Hustle" star and Darren Le Gallo have tied the knot following a seven-year engagement.

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Annie Leibovitz snaps ‘Star Wars’ cast

See the new photos of the upcoming "Star Wars" film, shot by celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz.

Britain's Prince William, right, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, pose for the media with their newborn daughter outside St. Mary's Hospital's exclusive Lindo Wing, London, Saturday, May 2, 2015. The Duchess gave birth to the Princess on Saturday morning.

Britain’s newborn princess has been named

Britain's newborn princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

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‘Avengers’ sequel secures second best opening weekend ever

"Avengers: Age of Ultron" has pulled in a staggering $187.7 million since opening on Thursday night.

Grace Lee Whitney makes an appearance at the London Film & Comic Convention in 2006.

Star Trek actress Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85

Grace Lee Whitney, know for her role as Star Trek's Janice Rand, has passed away.

A Grammy Award statuette is photographed, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 in Chicago.

Today in entertainment history: May 4

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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It’s a girl! Duchess Kate Middleton gives birth, both are well, palace says

Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a girl on Saturday.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look at some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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Mike Tyson is not throwing a fight night house party

Please don't go to the heavyweight's house ... he won't be there.

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REVIEW: The Avengers are back to battle ‘Ultron’

The band is back together for an adventure so epic that you’ll be too busy trying to keep up to notice how overpopulated it is.

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LeVar Burton returns for ‘Roots’ remake

The actor, who portrayed Kunta Kinte in the iconic 1977 drama, will be a part of a remake for the History Channel.

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‘Furious 7′ has outsold ‘Harry Potter’

The movie has raced to the top of the box office, raking in more than $1.3 billion.

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Pamela Anderson will take you to the Playboy Mansion – for a price

The former "Baywatch" beauty has launched a contest to raise funds for environmental and animal rights causes.

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Today in entertainment history: May 1

A look at the news making the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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All-girl ’21 Jump Street’ in the works

Sony Pictures executives are expanding the "21 Jump Street" franchise with a female-centric version of the hit buddy cop film.

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Tattoo snafu irks inked Apple Watch wearers

#Tattoogate is trending, as some of the first Apple Watch wearers discover their pricey arm candy isn't always compatible with their ink.

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Hulu lands ‘Seinfeld’ episodes, future AMC series

All "Seinfeld" episodes will be available in June.

Oscar host Ellen DeGeneres performs at the beginning of the 79th Academy Awards telecast Sunday, Feb. 25, 2007, in Los Angeles.

Today in entertainment history: April 30

A look at the news that made headlines in Hollywood.

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Ban on “Conversion Therapy” Passes Legislature

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The Illinois Senate has approved a ban on therapy designed to "convert'' gay young people to heterosexuals.

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Union Legislation Would Prohibit Strike or Rauner Lockout

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The House has approved a measure that changes government-employee contract negotiations just a month before the deadline for a new contract.

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Mark Hart Named Interim Springfield Fire Chief

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Springfield has an interim fire chief.

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Hastert Resigns from Wheaton College Board

FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2007, file photo, Rep. J. Dennis Hastert, front, R-Ill., announces that he will not seek reelection for a 12th term as he stands on the steps of the old Kendall County courthouse with, from left, his son Josh; wife Jean; and daughter-in-law Heidi, grandson Jack, in Yorkville, Ill. A newly unveiled indictment against Hastert released Thursday, May 28, 2015, accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime schoolteacher silent about "prior misconduct."

The resignation was the latest fallout from a federal indictment accusing Hastert of violating banking laws.

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Rauner: No Special Session if No Agreement Reached by Sunday

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Gov. Bruce Rauner says he will not call lawmakers back into session if there's no agreement on a budget by Sunday.