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Best-Selling Books Week Ended August 23rd.

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Jolie, Pitt wed in Chateau Miraval, France

In this Monday, July 19, 2010, file photo, cast member Angelina Jolie, right and Brad Pitt arrive at the premiere of "Salt" in Los Angeles. Jolie and Pitt were married Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in France, according to a spokesman for the couple. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The wait is finally over: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Hollywood’s reigning royal couple, have tied the knot.

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Springsteen picture book out in November

In this Thursday, May 8, 2014, file photo, Bruce Springsteen performs during the USC Shoah Foundation’s 20th anniversary Ambassadors for Humanity gala in Los Angeles. Springsteen is getting into the picture book business. “Outlaw Pete,” based on a ballad from Springsteen’s “Working on a Dream” album, will be published by Simon & Schuster on Nov. 4, 2014. The book will feature Springsteen’s lyrics and illustrations by Frank Caruso, Simon & Schuster announced Thursday, Aug. 28. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Boss is getting into the picture book business.

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B’way season features Sting, Jackman and Peter Pan

This photo provided by Sam Rudy Media Relations shows Michael Esper in a scene from the play, "The Last Ship," in Chicago. Sting, a 16-time Grammy Award winner and former lead singer of The Police, has written the music for “The Last Ship,” with a story by both "Red" playwright John Logan and "Next to Normal" writer Brian Yorkey. The musical is inspired by Sting's memories of growing up in a shipbuilding community in northeast England. (AP Photo/Sam Rudy Media Relations, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — The coming Broadway season has something for everyone — a musical by Sting, a magician-filled SUV, the incomparable Hugh Jackman, the equally regal Helen Mirren, a musical set in a funeral parlor and not one, but two Gyllenhaals. Here’s a look at some highlights of the 2014-15 season:

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Review: ‘Madden NFL 15′ scores on new consoles

In this photo provided by EA Sports, the Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch leaps for yardage in “Madden NFL 15” (EA Sports, for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, $59.99). (AP Photo/EA Sports)

If you followed all the offseason NFL headlines — concussions, racial slurs, bullying, domestic violence — you’d think the league was in serious trouble.

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