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'This is Us' star Sterling K. Brown delivers Stanford University commencement

June 17, 2018 - 1:03pm

USA TODAY is covering this event live.

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Ex-3 Doors Down bassist arrested on drug, gun and domestic violence charges

June 17, 2018 - 12:01pm

Bassist Todd Harrell, formerly of 3 Doors, faces charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and misdemeanor charges of possession of a controlled substance and domestic violence. He previously served two years in prison for a deadly 2013 crash.

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'American Idol' Scotty McCreery marries longtime girlfriend Gabi Dugal

June 17, 2018 - 10:40am

True love starts early: 'American Idol' Season 10 winner Scotty McCreery has married his longtime girlfriend Gabi Dugal. The couple met in kindergarten.

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Jimmy Kimmel, Ted Cruz display lack of basketball skills at Blobfish Classic

June 17, 2018 - 10:21am

The senator beat the ABC late night host, but only after the first-to-15 game had to be shortened.

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Eminem ignores Bonnaroo critics, keeps 'gunshot' sound effects at Firefly fest

June 17, 2018 - 9:56am

You didn't really think Eminem was going to back down because of a few negative Twitter comments, did you? After riling fans with "gunshot" sound effects at Bonnaroo, he repeated them at Firefly Music Festival in Dover, Del.

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5 new books you won't want to miss this week, including David Hogg's '#NeverAgain'

June 17, 2018 - 5:00am

Look for a new book on the Parkland shooting from David Hogg, plus a look at Donald Trump's children from a Vanity Fair writer.

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Stars shine on the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards red carpet

June 16, 2018 - 7:42pm

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Beyoncé and Jay-Z drop joint album 'Everything Is Love,' Twitter explodes with excitement

June 16, 2018 - 5:47pm

The superstar couple dropped a joint album Saturday titled "Everything Is Love" — and let's just say, fans are already in love.

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Chris Hardwick denies ex-girlfriend Chloe Dykstra's sexual assault allegations

June 16, 2018 - 1:37pm

The TV host said he was "blindsided" by Dykstra's account and denied sexually assaulting her in a statement obtained Saturday by USA TODAY.

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Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel imagine Sarah Huckabee Sanders leaving the White House

June 16, 2018 - 9:54am

Late night hosts didn't hesitate in talking about the reports Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the White House during their shows Friday.

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Russian conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky dead at 87

June 16, 2018 - 9:44am

Moscow's Tchaikovsky Conservatory announced his death Saturday. It did not give details on where he died or the cause.

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Weekend picks for book lovers, including 'First in Line,' a look at vice presidents

June 16, 2018 - 5:00am

Spend your weekend reading 'First in Line: Presidents, Vice Presidents and the Pursuit of Power.' Plus more recommendations from our book reviewers.

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Week in entertainment: 'Great British Baking Show' and 'Marvel's Luke Cage' return

June 16, 2018 - 12:24am

What's on tap for the week ahead?

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Kim Kardashian West on running for public office: 'Never say never'

June 16, 2018 - 12:16am

In an interview with CNN's Van Jones, Kim Kardashian West said she wouldn't rule out a run for public office, adding "never say never."

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Rapper Juelz Santana out on bail and can tour (as long as mom comes)

June 15, 2018 - 6:02pm

A federal judge on Friday modified the bail conditions for Juelz Santana to allow him to play the first five shows of his upcoming 15-city nationwide tour. There's a catch: His mom must accompany him, and he has to wear an electronic ankle bracelet.

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Nerdist removes Chris Hardwick from site amid sexual assault claims

June 15, 2018 - 5:23pm

The website Nerdist has removed any and all references to its co-founder, Chris Hardwick, after seeming claims of sexual assault and emotional abuse surfaced against him on Friday.

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Nerdist scrubs Chris Hardwick from site following abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

June 15, 2018 - 4:57pm

The company moved to disassociate itself from its co-founder after Hardwick, a TV host on AMC and NBC, was connected to accusations of abusive behavior made by his ex-girlfriend, Chloe Dykstra.

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'Lucifer' is getting a second life on Netflix after Fox cancellation

June 15, 2018 - 4:45pm

Fox's "Lucifer" has been saved from cancellation hell by Netflix following an ardent social-media campaign by fans.

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