National Entertainment

In gender-swap photo filters, some trans people see therapy while others say their gender isn't a costume

Published May. 17 2019

Hit a button, and you're "transformed" into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw smooth out. The hair...

Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

Published May. 17 2019

Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss expression entertained millions on the internet, has died at age 7.

Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85

Published May. 14 2019

Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show, starred...

Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dies at 97

Published May. 13 2019

Doris Day, the sunny blond actress and singer whose frothy comedic roles opposite the likes of Rock Hudson made her...

Peggy Lipton, 'Mod Squad' and 'Twin Peaks' star, dies at 72

Published May. 12 2019

Peggy Lipton, a star of the groundbreaking late 1960s TV show "The Mod Squad" and the 1990s show "Twin Peaks,"...

Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investor that backed out

Published May. 11 2019

A dispute over the future of the Woodstock 50 festival has spiraled into a court fight, with organizers suing and...

Jim Fowler, former host of 'Wild Kingdom,' dies at 89

Published May. 11 2019

Jim Fowler, a naturalist who rose to fame on the long-running television program "Wild Kingdom" and who famously bantered with...

Guns N' Roses sues brewery over its 'Guns 'N' Rosé' beer

Published May. 10 2019

The rock band Guns N' Roses is accusing a Colorado brewery of piggybacking off their fame to sell beer and...

Conan O'Brien settles joke-theft lawsuit weeks before trial

Published May. 10 2019

Conan O'Brien has made peace with a man who heckled him not from the crowd but the courts.

Country group Alabama extends 50th anniversary tour

Published May. 9 2019

Country band Alabama is extending their 50th anniversary tour this year with 29 more shows, including a show with The...

Hello, Archie! Meghan and Harry name son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor

Published May. 8 2019

Tired but beaming, Meghan and Prince Harry showed the public their baby son's face for the first time on Wednesday,...

Film Review: In 'Parabellum,' John Wick is on the run again

Published May. 8 2019

Movies can be blessedly simple. As the first "John Wick" showed, all you really need is a car, a gun,...

Zac Brown, Lambert and Morris lead CMT Music Awards nominations

Published May. 7 2019

It's a wide-open field for this year's CMT Music Awards as four artists have a leading three nominations each: Brothers...

Coffee cup in 'Game of Thrones' scene perks up viewers

Published May. 6 2019

"Game of Thrones" fans got a taste of the modern world when eagle-eyed viewers spotted a takeout coffee cup on...

8 trapped ducklings rescued from storm drain

Published May. 6 2019

Firefighters have rescued eight ducklings from a storm drain on the University of Connecticut campus.

Harry and Meghan love story takes a new turn with the arrival of a baby boy

Published May. 6 2019

The improbable love story between an American actress and a British royal took the best of all possible turns Monday...

Judge dismisses most of suit between Jerry Lee Lewis, family

Published May. 4 2019

A federal judge in Mississippi has dismissed most of a lawsuit in which rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis...

New exhibit shows Keith Whitley's tragic, but lasting legacy

Published May. 3 2019

Keith Whitley seemed destined to become a country star with his haunting, soulful baritone honed by his roots in Kentucky...

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74

Published May. 2 2019

Actor Peter Mayhew, who played shaggy, towering Chewbacca in several of the "Star Wars" films, has died, his family said...

John Singleton, maker of 'Boyz N the Hood,' dies at 51

Published Apr. 29 2019

Director John Singleton, who made one of Hollywood's most memorable debuts with the Oscar-nominated "Boyz N the Hood" and continued...

The endgame is here. This is a look at 22 great things about 22 Marvel movies

Published Apr. 26 2019

And now, in our accelerated, all-decades-streaming-at-once age, should you sit through "Avengers: Endgame," after three hours, it is possible to...


Taylor Swift to release new song, music video called 'ME!'

Published Apr. 26 2019

Taylor Swift says she's releasing a new single and music video called "ME!" on Friday that's about "embracing your individuality...

Tennessee theater near church avoids 'Hellboy' title in a hilariously unique way

Published Apr. 25 2019

A Tennessee movie theater that sits across from a church and next to an elementary school is promoting the latest...