High school musicals, teen angst star in ‘Rise’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even if you’re trying to put the squeeze on a ballooning TV watchlist, consider the pedigree of NBC’s “Rise...

March 11th, 2018 |  


ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS

Playboy Mansion to get protected statusLOS ANGELES (AP) — The new owner of the Playboy Mansion has agreed to maintain the facade in its original...

March 8th, 2018 |  


Venues work to become sensory-inclusive

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A nonprofit organization that helps open doors for people with autism has certified the aquarium and zoo in New Orleans as se...

March 4th, 2018 |  



Venues work to become sensory-inclusive

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A nonprofit organization that helps open doors for people with autism has certified the aquarium and zoo in New Orleans as se...

March 4th, 2018 |  


Kennedy Center puts new focus on hip-hop

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was late October 2017 and a packed house of VIPs had gathered at Washington’s Kennedy Center to watch David Letterman...

March 4th, 2018 |  


Ad aims to pressure Trump on transgender military service

WASHINGTON (AP) — Activist groups are turning to television ads, including on President Donald Trump’s go-to network, Fox News, to pressur...

March 4th, 2018 |  


‘Atlas of Beer’ surveys beer culture around world

Think of beer and you may think of Irish pubs or Germany’s Oktoberfest. But a National Geographic book called the “Atlas of Beer” su...

March 4th, 2018 |  


Katie Couric recounts facing sexism during career

CINCINNATI (AP) — Veteran TV journalist Katie Couric recounted Thursday facing demeaning descriptions and “gross comments” during he...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS

NY museum now charging non-residents NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Metropolitan Museum is now charging a mandatory $25 entrance fee to most a...

March 1st, 2018 |  


The language of ‘Black Panther’ — it’s real

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Much of what is seen in “Black Panther” is fictional, including the country where the movie is based. But in Wak...

February 25th, 2018 |