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Olympic champ Gabby Douglas’ family to get reality show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Olympic women’s gymnastics champion Gabrielle Douglas can add another item to her resume: TV star.

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‘Ex-Machina,’ ‘It Follows’ breathe life into stale genres

In this image released by A24 Films, Oscar Isaac, right, appears on the set with filmmaker Alex Garland during the making of the science fiction film “Ex-Machina.” The film opens in theaters April 10, was made for $15 million. (AP Photo/A24 Films)

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Garland has learned a few things in his years as a science-fiction screenwriter: namely, that money doesn’t always help.

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Mateen Cleaves among analysts on Final Four homer broadcasts

NEW YORK (AP) — Michigan State great Mateen Cleaves and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski’s son-in-law are among the commentators who will call the “homer” broadcasts during the Final Four.

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Just 7 more episodes of ‘Mad Men’ as its creator looks back

In this March 25, 2015 file photo, Matthew Weiner arrives at The Black And Red Ball In Celebration Of The Final Seven Episodes Of "Mad Men" in Los Angeles. The final episodes of "Mad Men," will begin on Sunday at 10 p.m. on AMC. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — How time flies in this very mad world! It seems like only yesterday that the 1960s were dawning for Don Draper, his family and his comrades at the Sterling Cooper advertising agency. Now, as if in the blink of an eye, the ’60s are waning as “Mad Men” nears the end of its glorious run.

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Barbara Walters making series for ID network

In this Oct. 7, 2014 file photo, Barbara Walters addresses an audience at the John F. Kennedy School of Government on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Walters has a new series set to begin this October on the Investigation Discovery network. The fast-growing ID network said Tuesday, March 31, 2015, that Walters will present "American Scandal," a series that looks back on well-known crimes. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters resisted using the word “retirement” when she left “The View” and here’s one reason why: She has a new series set to begin this October on the Investigation Discovery network.

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