Entertainment briefs

U.K. paper apologizes to Solange for airbrushingLONDON (AP) — Britain’s Evening Standard newspaper has apologized to Solange Knowles for d...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


Former presidents call for unity at concert

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The five living former presidents put aside politics and appeared together for the first time since 2013 at a concert on Sa...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


Television Academy could boot Harvey Weinstein

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Another influential entertainment organization said Friday it would consider booting disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein as...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


Potter exhibit marks anniversary of first book

LONDON (AP) — Harry Potter fans owe a debt of gratitude to Alice Newton.Alice was 8 years old when her father, a Bloomsbury Publishing executive...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Entertainment briefs

Sculpture nixed by Louvre finds new homePARIS (AP) — A huge sculpture deemed too obscene for the regal gardens of the Louvre Museum has found a ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Motion Picture academy expels Harvey Weinstein

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a move virtually unprecedented, disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s membership in the Academy of Motion Picture...

October 15th, 2017 |  


By Joseph PisaniAP Retail Writer

NEW YORK (AP) — Girls are finally getting a bigger role in Thomas the Tank Engine’s boy-dominated world.Mattel, the toy maker that owns th...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Spy, temptress, victim? Mata Hari still eludes definition

LEEUWARDEN, Netherlands (AP) — A century ago on Sunday, an exotic dancer named Mata Hari was executed by a French firing squad, condemned as a s...

October 15th, 2017 |  


After Twitter suspension, McGowan says: ‘HW raped me’

NEW YORK (AP) — After a suspension earlier in the day from Twitter, actress Rose McGowan forcefully re-emerged Thursday, stating more frankly wh...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Watching Netflix likely to cost you more

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is raising the price for its most popular U.S. video streaming plan by 10 percent — a move aimed at bringing ...

October 6th, 2017 |