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Another author boosted by ‘Colbert Bump’

NEW YORK (AP) — The “Colbert Bump” is becoming contagious.

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Working late in life, directors refuse to say cut

In this Thursday, July 16, 2014 photo, Writer/Director Woody Allen and Soon-Yi Previn arrive at the premiere of "Magic In The Moonlight" in New York. Hollywood may be an industry driven by youth, but this summer has brought a rush of releases from directors working well into their late 70s and early 80s. The 78-year-old Allen, whose latest, "Magic in the Moonlight," opens Friday, July 25, 2014, follows films from Clint Eastwood (84), Roman Polanski (80) and Jean-Luc Godard (83). (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file)

Visiting a retired Frank Capra at his Sierra Nevada hideaway, Clint Eastwood was baffled.

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Big milestone for Britain’s little prince

This photo taken Wednesday, July 2, 2014, and released Monday, July 21, 2014, to mark Prince George's first birthday, shows Britain's Prince William and Kate Duchess of Cambridge and the Prince during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum, London. (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool)

LONDON (AP) — The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes.

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‘X-Men’ VR experience coming to Comic-Con

This photo provided by Oculus Rift/Fox shows a scene from “X-Men: Days of Future Past” virtual reality experience. Comic-Con attendees will have an opportunity to enter the mind of Professor X. Fox has created an "X-Men" virtual reality experience especially for the pop-culture extravaganza, which kicks off Thursday, July 24, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Oculus Rift/Fox)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X.

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Vine star Mendes finds breakthrough on pop charts

In this July 9, 2014 file photo, Canadian music artist Shawn Mendes poses for a portrait, in New York. Mendes, who turns 16 next month, was able to secure a following on Vine, where he had 300,000 fans awaiting his posts. Record labels caught wind of his strong social media presence.  (Photo by Drew Gurian/Invision/AP, file)

NEW YORK (AP) — Six seconds isn’t a long time, but Vine superstar Shawn Mendes made the time count when posting cover songs on the social media platform.

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