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Renee Zellweger: ‘People don’t know me in my 40s’

Renee Zellweger arrives at ELLE's 21st annual Women In Hollywood Awards at the Four Season Hotel on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Renee Zellweger says she looks different because she’s “living a different, happy, more fulfilling life.”

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Shatner, ‘Star Trek’ director to meet about role

In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, William Shatner arrives for the 24th annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of "As You Like It," in Los Angeles. Shatner stars in and produces the home renovation series “The Shatner Project,” which premieres on the DIY Network on Oct. 23 at 10 p.m. EDT.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Star Trek” may be the next frontier for William Shatner — again.

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Rockettes to try again to dance this spring

In this April 29, 2014 file photo, Diane Paulus arrives at the 2014 TIME 100 Gala in New York. The Rockettes are taking a second stab at opening a spring show and they’re leaning on some Broadway stars to do it. MSG Entertainment said Warren Carlyle, Diane Paulus and Randy Weiner have signed up to put together “New York Spring Spectacular” for Radio City Music Hall this March. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rockettes are taking a second stab at opening a spring show, and they’re leaning on some Broadway creative stars to do it.

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China’s Yan Lianke receives Franz Kafka prize

PRAGUE (AP) — Yan Lianke, a Chinese author who has seen some of his novels banned in his homeland, has received the prestigious Franz Kafka Prize in the Czech Republic.

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Annie Lennox embraces jazzy ‘Nostalgia’

In this Oct. 9, 2014 photo, musician Annie Lennox poses for a portrait during an interview in Los Angeles to promote her new CD "Nostalgia." (Photo by Casey Curry/Invision/AP)

LONDON (AP) — How do you follow in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles without sinking in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles? The answer, for Annie Lennox at least, is to throw out, to the greatest degree possible, the work of these giants and tackle some of their classics anew: no use of their phrasing, their arrangements, their orchestral sheets allowed.

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