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The Emmys by the numbers

Just how much carpet is used for TV's biggest night?


Forest Whitaker signs on for ‘Roots’ reboot

The "Matrix" star was recently cast as real-life author Alex Haley in the revamp, taking over the role originated by James Earl Jones in the 1977 mini-series.


Gorge yourself on Olive Garden … for seven weeks only

Olive Garden is bringing back its "Pasta Pass" that lets people eat on as much pasta as they want for a limited time.


Today in entertainment history: Sept. 17

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.


‘The League’ star Steve Rannazzisi lied about 9/11 escape

The comedian gave several accounts of a daring escape from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, but has confessed that the whole thing was made up ... conveniently just days before his new comedy special is set to premiere.


Is Kit Harrington headed back to ‘Game of Thrones?’

Could Jon Snow be making a comeback?


Today in entertainment history: Sept. 16

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.


‘Game of Thrones’ meets ‘Bob’s Burgers’

If the hit HBO drama was animated like a Fox cartoon ...


Nickelodeon is (probably) bringing back the best of the ’90s

Bring on the "Doug" and "Hey Dude" marathons.


‘Judge Judy’ sets Guinness world record

Judge Judith Sheindlin is embarking on her 20th season on TV.


Will ‘Mad Men’ star Jon Hamm finally get some Emmy love?

Don Draper's blissful smile closed the series finale of "Mad Men" in May, and on Sunday actor Jon Hamm could find some redemption of his own.


Bill Cosby accusers to speak out in TV special

More than a dozen of those accusers have been interviewed about their experiences for an hour-long program titled "Cosby: The Women Speak," on A&E.


Lance Armstrong disgrace revisited as crime movie in ‘The Program’

The rise and fall of Lance Armstrong, from cancer-beating Tour de France champion to admitted drug cheat, gets the crime story treatment.


Today in entertainment history: Sept. 15

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.


The ‘Terminator’ takes over for Trump on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Arnold Schwarzenegger will be the new host of NBC's reality TV show "The Celebrity Apprentice," replacing Donald Trump who quit the show to run for U.S. president.


You may get to see King Kong and Godzilla duke it out on the big screen

Rumor has it that a crossover film might be in the works.


‘Jurassic World’ is summer’s most mistake-ridden release

The monster epic stomped to record box office takings upon its release in June, but it's also earned the less impressive title as the film with the most gaffes.


‘The Perfect Guy’ has perfect opening weekend

Thriller "The Perfect Guy" narrowly beat out horror film "The Visit" for first place at the weekend box office, picking up a leading $26.7 million.


There she is: Miss Georgia crowned Miss America

Georgia contestant Betty Cantrell was crowned 2016 Miss America on Sunday in a pageant that was overshadowed by events from three decades ago.


Today in entertainment history: Sept. 14

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Mariners’ Cano has core muscle surgery, expected OK for camp

Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano gets ready to bat during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

The surgery was done in Philadelphia to fix injuries on Cano's left and right sides. The recovery time is expected to be six weeks.

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Spurrier resigns, takes blame for South Carolina’s slide


Spurrier told a news conference Tuesday: "We've slipped. It's my fault. I'm the head coach."

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Huskies hope USC win accelerates timeline with young team


The UW "rebuilding" effort could be pushed into overdrive if the Huskies (3-2, 1-1 Pac-12) can find a way to end an 11-game losing streak to Oregon and beat the rival Ducks this week.

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USC AD: Sarkisian fired for failing to meet school standards


Haden took responsibility for Sarkisian's hiring Tuesday, but said a thorough background check before the decision revealed no potential problems with the coach.

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The world’s biggest beer brewer


The makers of Budweiser and Miller have announced plans to join forces, creating the world's biggest brewery.