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Kristin Chenoweth: A big voice in a tiny package

Kristin Chenoweth, the pride of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma has always worked her image as the opera singer next door. The sure-fire Broadway star, former “Glee” actress and frequent guest on the Jay Leno-era “Tonight Show” has broad, common-denominator appeal. In June, she and Scottish actor Alan Cumming were praised for their cheeky comic turn as hosts of the 2015 Tony Awards.

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What Michael Jordan’s supermarket lawsuit teaches us about business

CHICAGO — Michael Jordan relied on natural talent and an unrivaled competitive streak to dominate the basketball world. But off the court, his federal case against defunct supermarket chain Dominick’s for the use of his name and identity without permission in a 2009 ad in Sports Illustrated has shown his business skills are nothing to sniff at either.

‘Fear’ turns L.A. into a shadow of its usual self

New undead horror series “Fear the Walking Dead” may take place in the brief, pre-apocalypse glow of Los Angeles, but don’t expect this new walker horde to be made of sun-kissed cheeks in overpriced tank tops shambling down the streets of Beverly Hills. “The Walking Dead” spinoff hopes to ground its drama in what one of the series’ directors calls the “backstage” side of L.A.

Actress Connie Britton finally gets an action role

Connie Britton has played everything from a legendary country singer on the TV series “Nashville” to a sweet and caring mother in the feature film “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl.” Despite a diverse acting career, Britton has never been cast in the role of action hero.