National Entertainment

'Jeopardy!' host Trebek says he's resumed chemotherapy

Published Sep. 17 2019

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again.

Ocasek's wife says he died while recuperating from surgery

Published Sep. 16 2019

The New York City medical examiner says Ric Ocasek , the 75-year-old frontman for The Cars, died of heart disease,...

Yada yada yada: Netflix to air 'Seinfeld' starting in 2021

Published Sep. 16 2019

Move aside, "Friends" and "The Office." Netflix now has a new gem — a show about nothing.


Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dies at 75

Published Sep. 15 2019

Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery and lanky, sunglassed look defined a rock era with chart-topping hits...

Eating along New York State's 'Buffalo Wing Trail'

Published Sep. 15 2019

The warnings come at you as soon as you step into the low-slung building that is Duff's Tavern. Advisories are...

'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer Eddie Money dies at 70

Published Sep. 13 2019

A publicist for Eddie Money said the rock star has died after he recently announced he had stage 4 esophageal...

'SNL' adds 3 to its cast, including an Asian American comic

Published Sep. 12 2019

"Saturday Night Live" is adding three new cast members for its upcoming 45th season, including the show's only Asian American...

History Channel drops out of planned Dillinger documentary

Published Sep. 12 2019

The History Channel has dropped out of a planned documentary on 1930s gangster John Dillinger that would have featured the...

Underground singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston dead at 58

Published Sep. 12 2019

Daniel Johnston, a quirky folk singer-songwriter and visual artist whose offbeat career and struggles with mental illness brought him a...

Tennessee State Museum added to Music Pathways trail

Published Sep. 11 2019

Tennessee's Music Pathways trail has a new stop, the Tennessee State Museum.

HBO produces documentary to help kids understand 9/11

Published Sep. 11 2019

For students from elementary to high school, the Sept. 11 terrorist attack isn't a memory. It's history. A new HBO...

Groundbreaking photographer Robert Frank dies at age 94

Published Sep. 10 2019

Robert Frank, a giant of 20th-century photography whose seminal book "The Americans" captured singular, candid moments of the 1950s and...


Got a haul of apples for fall? Here's what to do with them

Published Sep. 10 2019

It's that time of year again, when fresh apples are piled high at farmer's markets.

One America News sues Rachel Maddow for $10 million

Published Sep. 10 2019

A conservative television network sued Rachel Maddow for more than $10 million on Monday for calling it "paid Russian propaganda."

Even for Trump, it's been a busy stretch of media attacks

Published Sep. 9 2019

Even for a president who has made attacks on the media routine, the past few days have seemed turbo-charged.

Survivors' advice for others touched by shootings: Seek help

Published Sep. 7 2019

"People are still struggling."

With a nudge from the young and sober, mocktails taking hold

Published Sep. 7 2019

Five years ago, for her 27th birthday, Lorelei Bandrovschi gave up drinking for a month on a dare. She was...

Freeze, can, pickle, dry? Ways to preserve summer produce

Published Sep. 7 2019

In the last warm weeks of summer, it's hard to imagine that today's tomatoes, corn, peaches and other late-summer bounty...

'Poseidon Adventure' actress Carol Lynley dies at 77

Published Sep. 6 2019

Carol Lynley, a stage and screen actress who starred in the "The Poseidon Adventure" and appeared in numerous other film...

New women accuse opera legend Domingo of sexual harassment

Published Sep. 5 2019

The glittering production was a high point of the Washington Opera's 1999-2000 season: Jules Massenet's "Le Cid," about a legendary...

Oprah Winfrey launching wellness arena tour in early 2020

Published Sep. 4 2019

Oprah Winfrey is taking her motivational spirit on the road early next year with an arena tour to promote...

Wife says Hart 'going to be fine' after car crash

Published Sep. 2 2019

Comic actor Kevin Hart's wife says he's "going to be just fine" following a weekend car crash that left him...

Fall movie preview: A list of releases, from 'It' to 'Joker'

Published Aug. 30 2019

Oscar season always brings a welcome wave of originality after the reboots, remakes and sequels of summer. But this fall...