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Syfy's 'Sharknado 2' unleashes flying sharks on New York City this summer

PASADENA, Calif. - Get ready for more flying sharks.

Marian Anderson's dress from historic 1939 concert at Lincoln Memorial donated to Smithsonian

WASHINGTON - For the first time, the dress Marian Anderson wore to sing at the Lincoln Memorial 75 years ago after being denied access to a Washington concert hall because she was black, is going on display at the Smithsonian.

17-ton Marilyn Monroe arrives safely at temporary N.J. home after road trip

HAMILTON, N.J. - A larger-than-life sculpture of Marilyn Monroe has arrived safely in New Jersey after a cross-country trip by flatbed.

French designer Jean Paul Gaultier pays tribute to London punk at exhibition

LONDON - Jean Paul Gaultier cannot stop gushing about his love for all things British - the punks, the humour, the tartan, David Bowie- all vital inspirations to the French designer.

Weather Channel returns to DirecTV with cut to reality TV show programming

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The Weather Channel is returning to DirecTV with a significant compromise that affects all of its viewers: it promises to focus more on the weather.

'Your Inner Fish,' PBS series based on bestselling book, traces human evolutionary roots

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Neil Shubin would like to introduce you to your family tree, the one with roots reaching back more than 3 billion years.

UK police investigating 'sudden, unexplained' death of media personality Peaches Geldof

LONDON - British police are investigating the unexplained death of 25-year-old celebrity Peaches Geldof and say they will hand their findings to a coroner.

WHL Moose Jaw Warriors retro logo doesn't score in anniversary celebrations

MOOSE JAW, Sask. - A committee is calling on a Western Hockey League team in Saskatchewan to reconsider the use of its 1984 logo in 30th anniversary celebrations.

Carson, Michaels, Goyette named to Canadian short list for Griffin Poetry Prize

TORONTO - Anne Carson is once again a finalist for the Griffin Poetry Prize.

Boy George, David Byrne, Emmylou Harris head to Luminato arts festival

TORONTO - David Byrne, Boy George, Daniel Lanois, Isabella Rossellini and Emmylou Harris are among the artists expected to take part in this year's Luminato Festival.

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