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Debbie Reynolds to get SAG Life Achievement Award

In this May 21, 2013 file photo, actress Debbie Reynolds poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. Reynolds will be honored with the 2014 SAG Lifetime Achievement Award During the Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Screen Actors Guild is honoring Debbie Reynolds for her professional and humanitarian accomplishments.

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Source: Craig Ferguson to launch new talk show

In this April 30, 2013, file photo, comedian Craig Ferguson poses at the Cool Comedy's Hot Cuisine Benefit for the Scleroderma Research Foundation at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Ferguson will host a new syndicated game show, "Celebrity Name Game," beginning next month.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Craig Ferguson is close to a deal to launch an early-evening talk show starting in fall 2015.

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‘Atlanta Exes’ members create own lane to fame

In this Oct. 8, 2013 file photo, Torrei Hart attends ASCAP'S 5th Annual Women Behind the Music Series in Hollywood, Calif. Torrei Hart is among a group of exes having yet another moment in the spotlight, thanks to a new phenomenon in reality television shows: spinoffs based solely on the ex-wives and ex-girlfriends of famous folks. She and five other women will star on the new reality series, "Atlanta Exes," that premieres Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, on VH1. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision for ASCAP/AP Images, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Torrei Hart’s career took a backseat for years to raise two children, allowing her then-husband Kevin Hart to pursue his comedy career.

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Lessons of stigmas, stereotypes in Williams’ death

This Nov. 9, 2009 file photo shows Zelda Williams, left, with her father Robin Williams at the premiere of "Old Dogs," in Los Angeles.  Robin Williams died of an apparent suicide on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at the age of 63.  The magnitude of the shock over Williams’s death has been matched only by the outpouring of grief for his loss. “I'll never, ever understand how he could be loved so deeply and not find it in his heart to stay," said his 25-year-old daughter, Zelda Williams. "He was always warm, even in his darkest moments.” (AP Photo/Katy Winn, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jamie Masada, the owner of the fabled Los Angeles-based comedy club the Laugh Factory, vividly remembers a warm exchange with comic Richard Jeni of the two sharing words of encouragement and gentle ribbing.

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Candlelight vigil marks Elvis’ death in Memphis

Candles placed in a heart shape rest on Elvis blankets outside the gates of Graceland during a candlelight vigil in remembrance of Elvis’ death 37 years-ago, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/The Commercial Appeal, Mark Weber)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Holding flickering candles, fans of Elvis Presley made a slow, nighttime walk past his gravesite at Graceland on Friday, marking the anniversary of his death 37 years ago.

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