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UK queen visits Belfast set of ‘Game of Thrones’

The United Kingdom’s 88-year-old monarch toured the Belfast sets of the hit HBO series “Game of Thrones” and met many of its stars Tuesday beside the show’s sword-covered seat of power, the Iron Throne.

US wants Insane Clown Posse lawsuit dismissed

The U.S. Justice Department has urged a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that blames the government for the negative effect of describing fans of Insane Clown Posse as a loosely organized gang.

DeGeneres, Harvey are Daytime Emmy Awards winners

CBS’ “The Young and the Restless” captured six awards, including honors for best drama series and best lead actor for star Billy Miller. Eileen Davidson of NBC’s “Days of Our Lives” was named best drama series actress.

Chinese company demands edits to ‘Transformers’

The Beijing Pangu Investment Co. Ltd. said in a statement emailed to The Associated Press that Paramount and two Chinese associate partners failed to fulfill their obligations in a sponsorship deal.

ScHoolboy Q’s SUV fired on in Colorado

Rapper ScHoolboy Q was in a vehicle that was fired on after a concert at the popular Red Rocks outdoor amphitheater in Colorado, but he was not injured, investigators said Friday.

Michael Jackson’s Neverland remains in limbo

The backyard circus is long gone, but heartfelt notes placed by saddened fans at the property’s entrance remain intact five years after Jackson’s death. And visitors are still making the pilgrimage.

Tracy Morgan now in fair condition after crash

Morgan’s assistant, Jeffrey Millea, of Shelton, Connecticut, has also been upgraded to fair condition, Kay said. Hospital officials said comedian Ardie Fuqua, of Jersey City, remains in critical condition.

Morgan showing signs of improvement after crash

Morgan, a former star of “Saturday Night Live” and “30 Rock,” remained hospitalized in critical but stable condition on Thursday but his medical team is “optimistic that his recovery is progressing,” spokesman Lewis Kay said.

Eric Hill, creator of Spot the Dog, dies at 86

His first book, “Where’s Spot?” — with its clean design, whimsical characters, and bold, bright colors — was an instant success with preschool children when it hit store shelves in 1980.

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Amazon launches music streaming for Prime members

Amazon is launching a music streaming service for its Prime members, adding yet another freebie to its popular free-shipping plan ahead of the expected unveiling of its first smartphone next week.

Despite more leaks and teases, E3 still surprises

Traditionally, the Electronic Entertainment Expo is the place where video game publishers reveal their biggest and boldest creations. That’s changed in recent years as game release dates have moved beyond the holiday season and leaks about upcoming titles have spread across the Internet.