The Cricket's Daily 3: Randy Travis in the hospital
Published: July 10, 2013 10:12AM
Updated: July 10, 2013 09:35AM
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FILE - In this June 7, 2013 file photo, Randy Travis performs on day 2 of the 2013 CMA Music festival at the LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. Travis has been hospitalized in Texas with viral cardiomyopathy. A news release from the singer's publicist says Travis was admitted to the hospital Sunday, July 7, 2013, in Dallas. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Country singer Randy Travis is in critical condition in a Texas hospital, suffering from a viral infection in his heart. [The Hollywood Reporter]

• Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein isn't giving up the fight over the title of Lee Daniels' “The Butler.” [The Huffington Post]

• Here's an intriguing combination: Charlie Kaufman (“Adaptation,” “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”) may be writing a screenplay adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's “Slaughterhouse-Five,” to be directed by Guillermo del Toro (“Pan's Labyrinth,” “Pacific Rim”). [IndieWire]