HARDBALL SCORE: Keanu Reeves and a bunch of pint-size ballplayers had a winner in Hardball. Debuting with an estimated $10.1 million, the heartfelt movie headlined a reasonably strong weekend at the nation's theaters.

NEW DATE: The 53rd annual Emmy Awards, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, rescheduled for Sunday, October 7, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced Friday. The live broadcast, from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, will air on CBS.

DISBANDED: HBO quietly withdrawing all of its print and on-air advertising for Band of Brothers because of worries that images of World War II were inappropriate in light of Tuesday's tragedy. The network still plans to run the 10-hour miniseries as scheduled.

REALITY WINNER MISSING: New York City firefighter Angel Juarez, who won $250,000 on Fox's reality mystery Murder in Small Town X, among the missing after Tuesday's attack on the World Trade Center. A Fox spokesman said Juarez, 35, was one of the first on the scene after the first plane hit the North Tower.

MORE SHUFFLING: CBS has rescheduled Saturday's Big Brother 2 to Tuesday as a special two-hour edition featuring the eviction of one of the last three house guests. The network will also now premiere its new Richard Dreyfus drama, The Education of Max Bickford, on September 23 instead of September 30.

RAY OF LIGHT: Madonna dedicating last night's show at Los Angeles' Staples Center to the victims of Tuesday's attacks in New York and Washington D.C., with proceeds going to a fund to help those children and families affected by the tragedy. Denis Leary, Backstreet Boys, Incubus and Lynyrd Skynyrd have also contributed to reilef funds.

BUSTED: Former Baywatch beauty Yasmine Bleeth spending a night in jail after being arrested Wednesday in Michigan. Police pulled her car over and allegedly found four syringes and what they believed was cocaine in her purse. If lab results are positive, she could be charged with felony drug possession.

RAPPED: Twin rappers Kane & Abel sentenced to three years in federal prison for lying to federal agents about their knowledge of a New Orleans-based cocaine ring. In exchange for their plea, prosecutors dropped more serious conspiracy charges.

PASSING: Actress Dorothy McGuire, nominated for an Oscar for the 1947 film Gentleman's Agreement, died Thursday night of heart failure in Santa Monica, California. She was 85.

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