National Entertainment

Disney says 'Black Panther' is raking it in

Published Feb. 17 2018

"Black Panther" is so far raking it in over the holiday weekend.

'Black Panther' scores mighty $25.2 million Thursday debut

Published Feb. 16 2018

"Black Panther" is well on its way to a record-making weekend at the North American box office.

Harry Connick Jr.'s daytime show to end after 2 seasons

Published Feb. 16 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Harry Connick Jr.'s daytime show is coming to an end later this year.


Porn star says she feels free to discuss Trump encounter

Published Feb. 15 2018

Stormy Daniels, the porn star whom Donald Trump's attorney acknowledges paying $130,000 just before Election Day, believes she is now...

Radio host loses job after sexual comments on teen Olympian

Published Feb. 15 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A San Francisco Bay Area radio station has fired one of its hosts for sexual comments...

A Westminster wow: Bichon frise becomes America's top dog

Published Feb. 14 2018

Flynn the bichon frise won best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club on Tuesday night, a choice that seemed...

Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a close

Published Feb. 13 2018

Families camped out from early morning to catch beads and stuffed animals thrown from float riders. Revelers took to the...

Oscar nominee Daniel Kaluuya is having a good year

Published Feb. 13 2018

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - "Get Out" star Daniel Kaluuya (kah-LOO-ya) says his mom had some practical advice for him...

Obama jokes he failed to get artist to give him smaller ears

Published Feb. 13 2018

When Barack Obama speaks, people listen. At least they did when he was in the White House. But that kind...

Popular singer Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89

Published Feb. 12 2018

Vic Damone, whose mellow baritone once earned praise from Frank Sinatra as "the best pipes in the business," has died...

'Fifty Shades Freed' commands $38.8 million to top charts

Published Feb. 11 2018

Newcomers like "Fifty Shades Freed," ''Peter Rabbit" and "The 15:17 to Paris" breathed some fresh life into a marketplace that...

Rio kicks off Carnival parade with anti-establishment tone

Published Feb. 11 2018

There are some Brazilians who aren't likely finding much to enjoy in Rio de Janeiro's colorful Carnival parades — the...

In Oscars best-director nominees, a wealth of milestones

Published Feb. 9 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - There's not an Academy Awards category this year that doesn't feature some element of exciting new...

Oxygen Media defends series about missing Alabama teenager case

Published Feb. 8 2018

A lawsuit seeking $35 million over an Oxygen Media television series about the disappearance of an Alabama teenager in Aruba...

Gilda Radner documentary to open Tribeca Film Festival

Published Feb. 6 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - A documentary about the comedian and original "Saturday Night Live" member Gilda Radner will kick off...

Female songwriters in Nashville say 'Time's Up'

Published Feb. 6 2018

Female musicians in Nashville have long complained about the lack of representation on country radio, but now a collective of...

Tank museum displaying 110 battle-worn tanks opens in Jordan

Published Feb. 6 2018

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - A museum displaying 110 battle-worn tanks from a century of wars in the Middle East and...

High Fives and a black eye: Scenes from Oscar Nominees Lunch

Published Feb. 6 2018

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - The Oscar nominees luncheon brings together A-listers and rising stars - artists from every aspect...

John Mahoney, who played cranky dad on 'Frasier,' dies at 77

Published Feb. 5 2018

John Mahoney, who as the cranky, blue-collar dad in "Frasier" played counterpoint to pompous sons Frasier and Niles, has died....

Review: Listen to David Duchovny, wish for alien abduction

Published Feb. 5 2018

David Duchovny, "Every Third Thought" (King Baby/GMG)

Ram truck ad using M.L. King Jr. speech draws backlash [video]

Published Feb. 5 2018

A Ram truck ad that used a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr., is drawing a backlash.


Seven weeks later, 'Jumanji' again moves to No. 1 at box office

Published Feb. 4 2018

The heir to "Titanic" is ... "Jumanji: Welcome the Jungle"?

Chattanoogan featured in Super Bowl commercial [video]

Published Feb. 4 2018

Damon Gillespie, a graduate of Chattanooga Center for Creative Arts, was featured in a Super Bowl commercial Sunday night when...