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Peaches Geldof, daughter of Live Aid concert organizer Bob Geldof, dies unexpectedly at age 25

LONDON - Peaches Geldof, the wild-child second daughter of concert organizer Bob Geldof who filled the pages of British tabloids with her late-night antics as she flirted through the fashion and celebrity world, was found dead Monday at age 25.

Turning the page: T.C. Boyle ends three-decade run with Viking and switches to Ecco

NEW YORK, N.Y. - T.C. Boyle is turning the page: After nearly 30 years with Viking Penguin, the prize-winning author is switching to an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

'Got Talent' TV talent format launched in UK sets Guinness record; 58 countries air versions

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The producers of the "Got Talent" franchise say the TV talent contest is a winner in its own right.

Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson working on book about digital innovation

NEW YORK, N.Y. - After writing a bestselling book about a superstar of the digital age, Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson is working on a tribute to teamwork.

Drew Carey cruising into seventh year at 'The Price Is Right'

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - There's so much noise during an episode of "The Price Is Right" that producers of the soap opera "The Bold and the Beautiful," which is taping nearby, need to be aware of the game show's schedule so the rowdiness doesn't disrupt the filming of a love scene.

5 of Mickey Rooney's most memorable movie roles, from 'Boy's Town' to 'National Velvet'

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Mickey Rooney might be best remembered for his ceaseless ups and downs, his dramatic failures and his many comebacks. But Rooney's roller-coaster melodrama - he was married eight times and quickly spent the fortune he amassed - wouldn't have mattered if he hadn't also had genuine, enduring talent.

Broadway stars come out to support proposal to change tax laws to help live theatre

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Live commercial theatre from Broadway to Los Angeles would get a huge financial boost under a change in the federal tax code that's being championed by such actors as Neil Patrick Harris, Bryan Cranston and Tyne Daly.

CBC-TV touts shift towards darker, edgier fare in upcoming lineup

TORONTO - Less money and less hockey are driving the CBC to take some programming risks that content boss Sally Catto admits could turn off some traditional viewers.

Peaches Geldof, daughter of entertainer Bob Geldof, dies at age 25

LONDON - Peaches Geldof, the wild-child daughter of concert organizer Bob Geldof who worked as a model, a television presenter and a fashion writer and who filled the pages of British tabloids with her late-night antics, has died at age 25.

Canadian Press NewsAlert: Entertainer Bob Geldof's daughter Peaches has died

LONDON - Entertainer Bob Geldof's agent says his 25-year-old daughter Peaches has died.

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