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Shia LaBeouf making progress on treatment

This June 27, 2014 file photo shows actor Shia LaBeouf walks through the media after leaving Midtown Community Court following his arrest the previous day for yelling obscenities at the Broadway show "Cabaret," in New York. LaBeouf is complying with treatment ordered as part of a plea deal stemming from a bizarre episode during the Broadway show “Cabaret.” The 28-year-old “Transformers” star appeared in a Manhattan court Tuesday, Nov. 25, to show proof that he’s been at the Hills Treatment Center in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Shia LaBeouf (SHY’-uh luh-BUF’) is complying with treatment ordered as part of a plea deal stemming from a bizarre episode during the Broadway show “Cabaret.”

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Israeli president cancels pop star’s appearance

This May  29, 2013 photo, shows Israeli singer-songwriter Amir Benayoun during a concert at the port city of Ashdod, Israel. Israel's President Reuven Rivlin canceled the appearance of Benayoun at a high-profile public event following the star's release of a new song focusing on a fictional Arab who gets his kicks by stabbing Jews, it was announced Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)

JERUSALEM (AP) — Jewish activists bent on gaining greater access to a sensitive Jerusalem holy site should not visit there, Israel’s police chief said Tuesday.

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‘Cosby’ author sorry for omitting assault charges

In this Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, Comedian Bill Cosby performs at the Stand Up for Heroes event at Madison Square Garden in New York. Biographer Mark Whitaker, whose "Cosby: His Life and Times" was published in September, tweeted Monday that he was wrong not to "aggressively" look into the charges and promised to address them "at the appropriate time." Whitaker's book has been widely criticized for idealizing Cosby, although some critics praised it upon release. (John Minchillo/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The author of a new Bill Cosby biography is apologizing for not pursuing allegations that the comedian had drugged and sexually assaulted numerous women.

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A review of key musical box sets

This box set cover image released by Columbia Records shows Bob Dylan & The Band's, "The Basement Tapes Complete _ The Bootleg Series Vol. 11." This six-CD package of 138 tracks claims to include everything worth hearing from Bob Dylan's 1967 sessions with the Band. (AP Photo/Columbia Records)

A collection of box sets reviewed by The Associated Press:

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New Tina Fey-created sitcom headed to Netflix

In this Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, file photo, Tina Fey attends the American Museum of Natural History's 2014 Museum Gala, in New York. Netflix has picked up two seasons of a new sitcom from Fey.  Titled "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," it focuses on a woman who escapes from a doomsday cult and starts life over in New York. It was co-created by Fey and Robert Carlock, who collaborated on "30 Rock." (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix has picked up two seasons of a new sitcom from Tina Fey.

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