This image released by Columbia Pictures shows Tom Holland in a scene from

'Spider-Man' slings $117 million debut and Sony rejoices

"Spider-Man: Homecoming" swung past expectations, opening with an estimated $117 million in North America and giving a Sony Pictures a much needed hit.

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This photo combination of file photos show, Andrea Constand, left, walking to the courtroom during Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial June 6, 2017, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.

Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges is set for November

Bill Cosby will be retried in November on charges he drugged and molested a woman more than a decade ago, after a Pennsylvania jury deadlocked on the question after deliberating over six days.

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Kevin Hart, addresses the audience during the Universal Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2016 in Las Vegas.

Philadelphia honors Kevin Hart with cheesesteak shop mural

Philadelphia gave Kevin Hart a 38th birthday to remember by unveiling a giant mural of the comedian near his childhood home.

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 Kendall Jenner, left, and Kylie Jenner arrive at the NBCUniversal Golden Globes afterparty at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Kylie and Kendall Jenner apologize after heat over T-shirts

Kendall and Kylie Jenner apologized Thursday for "vintage" T-shirts superimposing their images with those of famous musicians, including Ozzy Osbourne, Tupac Shakur and the Notorious B.I.G.

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Stevie Ryan arrives at the Do Something Awards at the Avalon in Los Angeles.

Actress and internet star Stevie Ryan dead at 33

Stevie Ryan, an actress and comedian who gained fame with impersonations of celebrities on YouTube, has died. She was 33.

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Robert Holt, right, of Let Our Violence End, L.O.V.E., speaks during a candlelight vigil in response to the mass shooting in the early morning at the Power Ultra Lounge, in Little Rock, Ark., Saturday, July 1, 2017.

Rapper held on unrelated charges after Little Rock shooting

A rapper whose concert in Little Rock was the site of a shooting that left 28 people injured was arrested early Sunday on unrelated assault charges while outside an Alabama club where he was performing just 24 hours later, and authorities said several firearms were recovered during the arrest.

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Beyonce and Jay Z watch during the first half in Game 7 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Utah Jazz in Los Angeles.

Jay-Z gets personal and deep on new album '4:44'

Jay-Z gets personal and deep on his new album, opening up about his relationship with Beyonce, the elevator fight with Solange and his children.

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Hannibal Buress.

Hannibal Buress says 'Spider-Man' red carpet prank was a win

Comedian Hannibal Buress says his prank of sending a lookalike to Wednesday night's "Spider-Man: Homecoming" premiere was more effective than if he'd actually attended.

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Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist attends The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and InStyle's annual Toronto International Film Festival celebration in Toronto.

'John Wick,' 'Dragon Tattoo' star Michael Nyqvist dies at 56

Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" films and often played villains in Hollywood movies like "John Wick" has died.

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Kandi Burruss, from left, LaTocha Scott, Tameka

Just Kickin It: R&B group Xscape perform at BET Awards

R&B girl group Xscape reunited on the BET Award stage for a performance that won over the audience nostalgic for '90s R&B.

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This image released by Paramount Pictures shows Optimus Prime in a scene from,

'Transformers: The Last Knight' debuts to a franchise low

The hulking machines of "Transformers" are no longer box-office behemoths in North America. But they're still big in China.

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FILE - In this Jan. 19, 1931 file photograph, Chicago mobster Al Capone is seen at a football game in Chicago.

Al Capone song, pocket watch fetch over $100K at auction

Artifacts connected to some of the nation's most notorious gangsters have sold for more than $100,000 at an auction house.

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Lady Gaga.

Gaga on gay pride: It's a time to shine light on equality

Lady Gaga, a longtime supporter of gay rights, says pride weekend is a time to shine a light on equality.

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Bill Cosby arrives for his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.

Spokesman: Cosby plans tour to educate youth on misbehavior

Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create and other issues, a spokesman for Cosby said.

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FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Christopher Miller, left, and Phil Lord pose for a photo at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards at TAO Downtown, in New York. Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy said Tuesday, June 20, 2017, that the Star Wars

Star Wars' Han Solo spinoff film loses directors

There's been a disturbance in the force and the young Han Solo film is suddenly without a director.

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This image released by Disney shows Lightning McQueen, voiced by Owen Wilson, left, and Cruz Ramirez, voiced by Cristela Alonzo in a scene from

'Cars 3' speeds to No. 1, Tupac biopic nets strong debut

"Wonder Woman" fell to second place in its third weekend in theaters, but it's still doing the heavy lifting for the otherwise lackluster summer box office.

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Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Norristown, Pa.

Deadlocked jury in Bill Cosby trial struggles to end impasse

Four days after getting the case, deadlocked jurors in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial struggled to end their impasse Thursday on charges he drugged and molested a woman in 2004, the prospect of a mistrial growing larger even as the judge directed them to keep talking.

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Former NBA basketball star Dennis Rodman, center,  arrives at Sunan International Airport on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door

Dennis Rodman, the former NBA bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, began sightseeing in Pyongyang on Wednesday during a trip he said he hoped will "open a door" for his former "Celebrity Apprentice" boss — U.S. President Donald Trump.

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Katy Perry.

Katy Perry opens up on livestream about suicidal thoughts

Katy Perry opened up about having suicidal thoughts during a marathon weekend livestream event.

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Andrea Constand walks to the courtroom during Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.

'I was frozen': Cosby accuser says she was drugged, groped

Bill Cosby's chief accuser took the stand at his sexual assault trial Tuesday to tell her story publicly for the first time, saying the comedian violated her after giving her three blue pills that left her paralyzed and helpless.

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Movies

Lav Diaz, director of 'Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis' addresses the audience after receiving the Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize for a feature film that opens new perspectives.

Migrant island documentary "Fire at Sea" wins at Berlin fest

BERLIN (AP) — "Fire at Sea," a documentary about the Italian island of Lampedusa — many migrants' first destination on risky journeys toward safety and a better life in Europe

TV

Bill Cosby enters the Montgomery County Courthouse for a court appearance in Norristown, Pa.

Cosby loses appeal; case appears headed to evidence hearing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's criminal sexual-assault case appears to be headed toward an evidence hearing after a judge denied his latest effort to throw the charges out.

Music

Ex-ABBA members make rare joint appearance at grand opening

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The four former members of iconic Swedish pop group ABBA have made a rare joint appearance for the opening of a Stockholm restaurant inspired by the "Mamma Mia!" musical.

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