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‘Star Wars,’ ‘LOTR’ star Christopher Lee dead

The actor, known for playing Saruman in the popular "Lord of the Rings" triology, has died at the age of 93.

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Bobblehead Hall of Fame, museum finds home

There are museums dedicated to puppetry, vacuums, and roller skating. Why not bobbleheads?

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Laverne Cox to be Madame Tussauds’ first transgender wax figure

The "Orange is the New Black" star will become the first ever transgender figure in the history of the iconic museum.

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The new Batmobile is one sweet ride

The latest version of the Batmobile has been unveiled ahead of next year's release of the much anticipated "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice."

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Today in entertainment history: June 11

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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‘The Simpsons’ are breaking up

A home wrecker will break up the longtime marriage of Homer and Marge ... the reason might surprise you.

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Zoe Saldana defends husband’s name change

The "Avatar" star's husband has broken with tradition and taken her last name.

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Latest installment in ‘Fifty Shades’ series reportedly stolen

Publisher Random House says "Grey" was stolen just a week before publication.

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Bigger teeth, scarier thrills revive a dormant ‘Jurassic World’

The film, out in theaters on Friday, revives the classic sci-fi action franchise that began with Steven Spielberg making dinosaurs come to life in 1993's "Jurassic Park."

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Today in entertainment history: June 10

A look back at the headlines that made Hollywood history.

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‘Boondock Saints’ prequel heading to TV

The 1999 cult classic is coming to the small screen.

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Sharpen your crayons: ‘Game of Thrones’ coloring book coming soon

George R.R. Martin is overseeing the release of an adult coloring book based on the hit book and TV series.

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Today in entertainment history: June 9

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

Willie Nelson performs at the Heartbreaker Banquet on Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Spicewood, TX.

Willie Nelson to cameo in ‘Zoolander’ sequel

Willie Nelson has revealed that he will appear alongside a slew of celebrity guest stars in the "Zoolander" comedy sequel.

FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, file photo, Brad Pitt arrives at the AFI Awards at The Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles. Netflix has acquired the satirical comedy “War Machine,” with Pitt set to star as General Stanley McChrystal. The acquisition, announced Monday, June 8, 2015, by Netflix, adds a major dose of star power to the streaming service’s growing stable of original films. Netflix will produce the film, to be directed by Australian filmmaker David Michod.

Brad Pitt’s ‘War Machine’ to be released on Netflix

Brad Pitt's new movie will be released on Netflix as part of a blockbuster $30 million deal with the online streaming service.

Bobby Cannavale, from left, Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Paul Feig and Jude Law attend the premiere of "Spy" at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on Monday, June 1, 2015, in New York.

‘Spy’ tops box office with $30 million

Melissa McCarthy pushed "Spy" to a $30 million debut in an otherwise lackluster weekend at the box office as summer ticket sales continue to disappoint.

British model Kate Moss leaves the memorial service for Alexander McQueen at St. Paul's Cathedral, London, September 20, 2010.

Kate Moss escorted off plane for being disruptive

Kate Moss was escorted off a plane at Luton airport on Sunday after disruptive behavior.

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Today in entertainment history: June 8

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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Big commercial hit and small creative musical lead Tony Award nominations

Broadway's biggest night comes on the heels of a record-breaking season with a commercial hit vying against an edgy musical for the top prize.

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Governor’s Proclamation Extended

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Governor Terry Branstad has extended the State of Disaster Emergency...

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Sheldon Burglary/Theft

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A Sheldon kennel is broken into with a puppy stolen.

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July 4th Travel

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Many Iowans will be celebrating their freedom this coming holiday weekend by hitting the open highway for a road trip.

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Ruthven Couple Buys Bowling Alley

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A Ruthven couple has taken over ownership of Spencer's Bowling Alley.

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Lake Goers Warned of Swimmers Itch

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State fisheries biologist Mike Hawkins warns lake enthusiasts of the potential of swimmers itch.