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De la Renta unveils first bridal line since designer’s death

In this April 18, 2015 photo, models wear creations from the Oscar de la Renta Bridal Spring 2016 collection in New York. Peter Copping,  hired last October as artistic director of the luxury label, retained much of the classic de la Renta glamour but added a few more modern-looking silhouettes, some new takes on fabric work, and some silvery sequins. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Copping had hoped to work alongside Oscar de la Renta, but it was not to be: Just days after Copping was hired last October as artistic director of the luxury label, the legendary de la Renta passed away from cancer.

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Stephen Adly Guirgis wins Pulitzer for drama

NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Adly Guirgis’s “Between Riverside and Crazy” has won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for drama, a play hailed by the judges for using “dark comedy to confront questions of life and death.”

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Wolfe’s ‘Anthracite Fields’ wins Pulitzer for music

NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Wolfe’s “Anthracite Fields” has won the Pulitzer Prize for music.

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Police: LA Kings’ Jarret Stoll had cocaine, Ecstasy in Vegas

In this April 11, 2015, file photo, Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll, center, congratulates goalie Jonathan Quick, right, as center Tyler Toffoli watches after an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks in Los Angeles. Stoll was released on $5,000 bond from the Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas on Friday night, April 17, 2015, KSNV-TV of Las Vegas reported.  He is accused of possession of controlled substances, including cocaine and Ecstasy. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File0

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll is accused of having cocaine and Ecstasy with him when he was arrested on a felony drug charge at a Las Vegas Strip resort swimming pool, police said.

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Music legend Nelson to roll out own brand of marijuana

In this Feb. 5, 2015 file photo, Willie Nelson performs at the 17th Annual GRAMMY Foundation Legacy Concert at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. Nelson announced Monday, April 20, 2015, he plans to roll out his own brand of marijuana called ``Willie’s Reserve,’’ that will be grown and sold in Colorado and Washington, two states where recreational use of the drug is legal. (Photo by Chris Pizzello, file/Invision/AP)

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Country music star Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own brand of marijuana, capitalizing on his association with pot and the unofficial stoner holiday, 4/20.

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