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Bollywood women soar but ask: Where’s the money?

In this Aug. 23, 2014 file photo, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra speaks during a promotional event for her film "Mary Kom" in Ahmadabad, India. This is Bollywood’s year of the woman. Some of the biggest hits in India's prolific movie industry this year have female leads in female-oriented stories. In “Mary Kom,” Chopra plays a female Olympic bronze-medal winning boxer. Previously, women were relegated to playing the male lead actor’s girlfriend, sister or mother in subservient roles reflecting the traditional dominance of men in Indian society. But for all their box-office success and newfound prominence, Bollywood actresses are asking: Where is the money?  (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki, File)

NEW DELHI (AP) — This is Bollywood’s year of the woman. Some of the biggest hits in India’s prolific movie industry this year have female leads in female-oriented stories.

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Broadway-bound magician shows what’s up his sleeve

This 2014 photo provided by DKC Public Relations shows Adam Trent in a scene from the Broadway show, "The Illusionists," in New York. It will play the Marriott Marquis Theatre from Nov. 26-Jan. 4. (AP Photo/DKC Public Relations, Vanessa Viana)

NEW YORK (AP) — One grew up idolizing Harry Houdini. The other worshipped David Copperfield. Now they’re both in a place known more for jazz hands than sleight of hand.

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Britain wins 3 International Emmys

"Founders Award" recipient Matthew Weiner, left, poses presenters Christina Hendricks, center, and John Slattery in the International Emmy Awards press room at the New York Hilton on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Britain’s Stephen Dillane and the Netherlands’ Bianca Krijgsman won the top acting prizes Monday night at the 42nd International Emmy Awards in which the honors were spread among eight countries.

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Miller puts own spin on longtime ‘GH’ character

In this June 22, 2014 file photo, actor Billy Miller poses in the press room with the award for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for “The Young and the Restless” at the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Miller is now playing Jason Morgan on ABC’s "General Hospital," airing Monday thru Friday at 3 p.m. EST. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — So far playing a recast character has worked to Billy Miller’s advantage.

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Review: Turmoil helps AC/DC shine on new album

This CD cover image released by Columbia Records shows "Rock or Bust," by AC/DC. (AP Photo/Columbia Records)

AC/DC “Rock or Bust” (Columbia Records)

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