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1965 ‘Cinderella’ star to attend Broadway version

In this May 31, 2013 file photo, actress Lesley Ann Warren arrives at the 10th Annual Inspiration Awards in Los Angeles. Warren, who starred in the 1965 television version of “Cinderella” is slated to attend the Broadway production of “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” and join the cast during the curtain call for an encore performance of “Ten Minutes Ago.” (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Cinderella onstage on Broadway next Tuesday will have another Cinderella in the audience — Lesley Ann Warren.

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2nd conductor resigns from Vienna State Opera

VIENNA (AP) — The Vienna State Opera has lost its second star conductor in less than two weeks.

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Correction: Music-U2-iTunes story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Sept. 15 about U2-iTunes, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the title of the album was “Songs of Freedom.” The correct title is “Songs of Innocence.”

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CBS: Rihanna out of NFL telecast

This April 25, 2014 file photo shows singer Rihanna watching Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series between the Brooklyn Nets and the Toronto Raptors in New York. CBS said Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 it was permanently editing a song featuring Rihanna's voice out of its Thursday night NFL telecasts _ after the singer issued a profane tweet about it. A portion of Jay-Z's "Run This Town" featuring Rihanna was cut out of last Thursday's game because the network was covering the controversy over Rice's assault of his then-fiancee. CBS had planned to use the song Thursday and for the rest of the season, but Rihanna tweeted her objections. CBS issued a statement saying that it was "moving in a different direction" with different theme music. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS and Rihanna are splitting up, more fallout from the Ray Rice domestic violence incident and the turmoil it has caused for the NFL.

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Live Whitney Houston CD/DVD to be released Nov. 11

In this Feb. 7, 2009 file photo, singer Whitney Houston performs at the Clive Davis pre-Grammy party in Beverly Hills, Calif.  A CD/DVD featuring Whitney Houston’s first public performance and her last one in 2012 will be released on Nov. 11, 2014. “Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances” is the late singer’s first live album. Her mentor, Clive Davis, said the album will showcase the best-selling singer’s legacy. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, file)

NEW YORK (AP) — A CD/DVD featuring Whitney Houston’s first public performance — and one of her last in 2009— will be released Nov. 10.

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