National Entertainment

Comcast vs Disney: A fight for Twenty-First Century Fox

Published May. 24 2018

Comcast and Disney are on the verge of a head-to-head bidding war for Fox's entertainment properties.

'Deadpool 2' ends Avengers' box-office reign, rakes in $125 million

Published May. 20 2018

Deadpool and his foul-mouthed crew of misfits and malcontents have taken down the Avengers.

School victims honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS shine

Published May. 20 2018

The 2018 Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the students and teachers affected by recent deadly shootings in Texas and...

Guess who's coming to Windsor? Royal ceremony weds cultures

Published May. 19 2018

BURLINGTON, New Jersey (AP) - With a gospel choir, black cellist and bishop, Oprah, Serena and Idris Elba in the...

Bill Cosby jurors identified, 3 weeks after conviction

Published May. 18 2018

A judge on Friday publicly identified members of the jury that convicted Bill Cosby of sexual assault last month.

Wedding of prince and actress brings outsized media interest

Published May. 16 2018

BERLIN (AP) - Like most everyone else with a taste for fairytales, Germans love the spectacle of a royal wedding....

Tom Wolfe, pioneering 'New Journalist,' dies at 88

Published May. 15 2018

Tom Wolfe, the white-suited wizard of "New Journalism" who exuberantly chronicled American culture from the Merry Pranksters through the space...

Actor who played Suge Knight gets probation for bank threats

Published May. 15 2018

A judge has sentenced the actor who portrayed rap mogul Suge Knight in the movie "Straight Outta Compton" to one...

In Cannes, Spike Lee lambasts Trump over Charlottesville

Published May. 15 2018

In a passionate, expletive-ridden monologue at the Cannes Film Festival, director Spike Lee lambasted Donald Trump for the U.S. president's...

Schwarzenegger challenges Trump to join green energy efforts

Published May. 15 2018

VIENNA (AP) - Arnold Schwarzenegger is urging President Donald Trump to join in efforts to promote green energy, saying he...

Margot Kidder, Lois Lane in the 'Superman' franchise, dies

Published May. 14 2018

Margot Kidder, the Canadian actress who starred as a salty and cynical Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve in the "Superman"...

'Avengers' overpowers 'Breaking In,' 'Life of the Party'

Published May. 14 2018

"Avengers: Infinity War" is still ruling the box office in its third weekend in theaters, easily beating out the mom-themed...

Singer Teairra Mari to fight leak of intimate photos

Published May. 10 2018

"Love & Hip Hop" star Teairra Mari says she'll be in pursuit of justice after intimate photos of her surfaced...

Director Polanski calls #MeToo 'collective hysteria'

Published May. 10 2018

Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski, who fled the United States 40 years ago as a sex offender awaiting sentencing, said he...

NBC says no culture of harassment in its news division

Published May. 9 2018

NBC has concluded in an internal investigation ordered after Matt Lauer's firing that it doesn't believe there is a culture...

Twins born on 'Star Wars' Day named after movie characters

Published May. 7 2018

The force is with them.

Stormy Daniels to Baldwin's Trump: 'Storm's a coming, baby'

Published May. 7 2018

Stormy Daniels made a surprise appearance on "Saturday Night Live" to deliver a message to President Donald Trump: "A storm's...

'Avengers: Infinity War' scores second best weekend 2 ever

Published May. 7 2018

After breaking opening weekend records, "Avengers: Infinity War" continued to dominate in its second weekend in theaters, but alternative programming...

3 women sue CBS News and Charlie Rose, alleging harassment

Published May. 4 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - Three women who worked with Charlie Rose filed a sexual harassment lawsuit Friday against CBS News...

Hearing scheduled in Rose McGowan drug possession case

Published May. 3 2018

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) - A judge is scheduled to hear evidence on whether a drug possession charge in Virginia against...

Ancient artifacts seized from Hobby Lobby returned to Iraq

Published May. 2 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Thousands of ancient clay tablets, seals and other Iraqi archaeological objects that were smuggled into the...


West's wild words stir again: Kanye calls slavery a 'choice'

Published May. 2 2018

Before the last one had a chance to simmer down, Kanye West caused another stir, calling American slavery a "choice"...

Laverne Cox, Cecile Richards honored at Planned Parenthood

Published May. 1 2018

NEW YORK (AP) - Planned Parenthood of New York City has honored transgender actress and activist Laverne Cox at its...