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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The mystery of Michael Jackson's mother's disappearance was clarified Thursday with the release of court papers that said she was kept from communicating with outsiders while at a resort and was unaware she had been reported missing.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS still wants to evict "The Glass House" from the airwaves.
NEW YORK (AP) — Lauren Alaina (uh-LAY'-nuh) is canceling her shows this weekend because of vocal issues.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — There is the well-honed Marilyn Monroe screen persona — the breathy, girlish voice, the glamorous curves and the flirty sex appeal — and then there are the films that allowed her to stretch, or at least allowed her to try. A devout Method actress, Monroe took her craft seriously, dug deep in search of motivation and worked harder than her effortless screen presence would suggest. For a while, that is, until her demons took over.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley are hosting the Country Music Association Awards for a fifth time.
NEW YORK (AP) — "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E L James will soon make her first visits to two hotspots featured in her erotic trilogy: Seattle and Portland.
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A friend of "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino has pleaded guilty to a lesser offense a year after being charged with drug possession outside the house at the center of the show.
BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — It got a standing ovation. Then again, it was a captive audience.
NEW YORK (AP) — Oprah Winfrey has tapped La Toya Jackson to star in her own reality show.
LONDON (AP) — Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Thursday criticized the feminist punk rockers facing trial for performing a "punk prayer" against him at Moscow's main cathedral, but said that a punishment for them shouldn't be too severe.