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Review: ‘Golem of Hollywood’ disappoints

This book cover image released by Putnam shows "The Golem of Hollywood," by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman. (AP Photo/Putnam)

“The Golem of Hollywood” (Putnam), by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman

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Hiassen a National Book Award finalist

In this Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2002, file photo, Jacqueline Woodson, a nominee for the National Book Award for young people's literature, poses for photographers before the ceremony in New York. Carl Hiassen, Laurie Halse Anderson and Woodson are among the 10 authors on the National Book Awards’ longlist for young people’s literature, the National Book Foundation announced Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.  (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Carl Hiaasen, Laurie Halse Anderson and Jacqueline Woodson are among the 10 authors on the National Book Awards’ longlist for young people’s literature.

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‘Queen Latifah’ promises a ‘juicy’ second season

In this undated photo provided by Sony Pictures Television, talk show host, Queen Latifah, laughs on the set of "The Queen Latifah Show," in Culver City, Calif. The show returns for its second season on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Sony Pictures Television)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen Latifah is making changes in her daytime talk show for its second season. The biggest, she said, involves her.

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Police detain ‘Django Unchained’ actress in LA

Actress Daniele Watts and Brian Lucas speak during an interview with KABC-TV in Los Angeles, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. The Los Angeles Police Department said Sunday that officers detained Watts and her companion last week after a complaint that two people were "involved in indecent exposure" in a silver Mercedes. Watts was detained until police determined no crime was committed. (AP Photo/KABC-TV)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Daniele Watts, who appeared in “Django Unchained,” is complaining that she was handcuffed and briefly put in the back of a squad car after a public display of affection with her white companion.

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Exhibition looks at genius of carousel inventor

This  Sept. 8, 2014 photo provided by the Green-Wood Historic Fund shows a fire engine from an amusment park ride built by William Mangels in an exhibit of his creations at the the Green-Wood Cemetery, where he is buried, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Mangels, who was passionate about amusement parks, built carousels, shooting ranges and other rides for Coney Island and other parks during the first quarter of the 20th century. (AP Photo/Green-Wood Historic Fund, Art Presson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Coney Island’s historic B&B Carousell is among several vintage attractions still thrilling visitors at the famous amusement park today.

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