LOS ANGELES (AP) The great-grandson of a Jewish woman who surrendered her priceless Camille Pissarro painting to escape the Holocaust watched Tuesday as his lawyer relentlessly grilled officials of the Spanish museum where it now hangs, expressing incredulity that they didn't know it was N…
NEW YORK (AP) "Black Panther" has, in a way, already been to the Oscars.
LOS ANGELES (AP) Eddie Murphy and his fiancee Paige Butcher have a new baby boy.
NEW YORK (AP) When Brian Tyree Henry filmed his scenes in "If Beale Street Could Talk," he wept. When he saw the finished film, he wept again.
NEW YORK (AP) With a week commemorating the death of former President George H.W. Bush due to climax with a memorial service Wednesday at the Washington National Cathedral, the national medi…
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POMONA, Calif. (AP) Prosecutors say former NFL cornerback Brandon Browner has been sentenced to eight years in prison for trying to kill his ex-girlfriend after breaking into her Southern Ca…
NEW ORLEANS (AP) The famed New Orleans music club Tipitina's has been bought by a funk band that has performed there for more than two decades.
In one of Julia Roberts' many heartbreaking scenes in "Ben is Back" and they're pretty much all heartbreaking she lays down the law to her 19-year-old son, a recovering drug addict who's s…
"The Three Secret Cities" (Gallery Books), by Matthew Reilly
ROME (AP) Italy's health minister has removed 30 doctors and scientists from the ministry's public health advisory committee as part of the "government of change" promised by the 5-Star Move…
NEW YORK (AP) Kanye West has apologized for his lack of phone etiquette while he and his wife, Kim Kardashian West, attended opening night of "The Cher Show" on Broadway.
"Broken Ground" (Atlantic Monthly Press), by Val McDermid
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) The prince in the "Nutcracker" had a special present for his favorite ballerina during a performance of the holiday classic in Kansas.
LONDON (AP) The British Library has announced plans for a major exhibition based on Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci's notebooks.
NEW YORK (AP) You might have heard of the three blind mice or the itsy-bitsy spider who went up the water spout. But have you ever heard of the little cold and hungry chicks?
With two blockbuster British royal weddings this year and an enduring fascination with the Brits, American brides craving a regal look with personal twists can find plenty of inspiration.
NEW YORK (AP) Pete Davidson says he's not going to "kill myself."
LONDON (AP) A police officer assigned to protect Britain's royal family is not contesting allegations that he acted improperly by sending suggestive text messages to a teenage girl visiting …
LOS ANGELES (AP) Brie Larson packs a punch in the first female-led "Captain Marvel" film.
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Nov. 26-Dec. 2. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
NEW YORK (AP) As a television event, the Victoria's Secret fashion show appears headed for the remainder bin.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) A woman who claims hidden-camera footage of her in a hotel shower was posted on a dozen pornographic web sites by someone who tried to extort her filed a $100 million lawsuit.
"Mary, Queen of Scots " is an ambitious re-imagining of the Mary Stuart and Elizabeth I saga with modern flourishes and bold performances from Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie. But the film, fo…
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LOS ANGELES (AP) "Black Panther," ''A Star Is Born" and "Mary Poppins Returns" are among the American Film Institute's top 10 films of the year.
NEW YORK (AP) Hugh Jackman is set to launch a pop star-like tour next year, but he's done his research: He's been to a Beyonce concert. A Justin Timberlake concert. AND A MICHAEL JACKSON CONCERT.
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CHICAGO (AP) Illinois Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker says the state's best days are ahead as he helped celebrate Illinois' 200th birthday at a gala celebration in Chicago.
Just when the NFL was enjoying a ratings rebound and an explosion of offensive firepower that has fans giddy over their favorite and/or fantasy teams, the league reverted to its bumbling ways …
LONDON (AP) British artist Charlotte Prodger has won the prestigious Turner Prize for art with a video shot on an iPhone.
LOS ANGELES (AP) An Oscar-winning production and distribution company is getting into the movie theater business.
JOHNSTON, R.I. (AP) A second person has been arrested in connection with a child molestation case in which a professional singer from Rhode Island is charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Urban Meyer, the highly successful coach who won three national championships and sparked controversy this season for his handling of domestic violence allegations agains…
"Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood" (Custom House), by Karina Longworth
MIAMI (AP) Even on a night off, Florida Panthers star Aleksander Barkov got hit.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Pilot error following engine maintenance problems caused the helicopter crash that killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry and the pilot at a small airport where he was…
NEW YORK (AP) When it comes to making a statement about female empowerment, Glenn Close lets her roles do the talking. The actress has blazed trails throughout her nearly five-decade career …
CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) The fire company that maintains the wild Chincoteague ponies on the island of the same name says a second pony has died of a disease named "swamp cancer."
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A North Carolina animal rescue group says that thanks to "The Walking Dead" actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan, a donkey and an emu who've bonded with each other can stay together.
LOS ANGELES (AP) The Latest on a trial over disputed Nazi art (all times local):
BOSTON (AP) Free agent Nathan Eovaldi was the star of the Red Sox 2018 World Series highlight video, and he didn't even have to attend the red carpet premiere.
NEW YORK (AP) A Pittsburgh librarian who advocates for immigrants and refugees and a librarian from rural North Carolina who helps patrons navigate the internet are among 10 winners of the I…
NEW YORK (AP) It's no surprise, but Drake is the king of Spotify: He is the platform's most-streamed artist of the year globally.
LOS ANGELES (AP) Drake was a dominate force on Apple Music as the platform's most-streamed artist of the year globally.
LOS ANGELES (AP) Lawyers for President Donald Trump asked a court Monday for nearly $800,000 in lawyers' fees and penalties from porn actress Stormy Daniels for a failed defamation lawsuit a…
CHICAGO (AP) Bono will speak in Chicago about his efforts to combat AIDS and extreme poverty in Africa.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A Nashville Christmas parade sponsor who was irked when organizers booted Kid Rock as grand marshal says he won't sue to reclaim his $250,000 donation.
LOS ANGELES (AP) LL Cool J is host of a TV special that has long spotlighted adoption for kids in foster care.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Two Wichita students whose families fled violence and civil war in their home countries are featured in a new documentary about refugee resettlement and its impact on the …
NEW YORK (AP) Teddy Riley is on the brink of tears. Happy tears.
NEW YORK (AP) Mighty Mouse has come to save the Met.
IRVING, Texas (AP) Nexstar is offering to buy Chicago's Tribune Media for about $4 billion Monday, four months after the collapse of a similar bid from Sinclair Broadcast Group.
DALLAS (AP) London Burton calls her eye-catching jumpsuit designs her "God-given gift."