NEW YORK (AP) — There’s Denzel Washington and Billy Crystal, plenty of Shakespeare and a nice dash of Harold Pinter. There’s even a musical of the boxing classic “Rocky” and the much anticipated return of Neil Patrick Harris
TROY, Ohio (AP) — A small southwest Ohio city is bracing for more than 40,000 visitors for a music festival headlined by the British folk-rock band Mumford and Sons.
Troy was among hundreds of towns that applied to
“Manana Means Heaven” (University of Arizona Press), by Tim Z. Hernandez
As Jack Kerouac described her, she was “the cutest little Mexican girl” who happened across his path at a bus stop in Bakersfield, Calif., and became “Terry”
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A new book retells the story of a Flint woman who attempted to fly from California to Hawaii in 1927.
The Flint Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1dOMJ49 ) Tuesday the book is written by the nephew
The journey is over for Topeka native Hayle Erbert on Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A family representative says prominent entertainment lawyer Irwin Russell, whose clients included such industry heavyweights as Michael Eisner, Jim Henson and David Wolper, has died at age 87.
Russell, who died Friday in Los
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Girls Gone Wild” creator Joe Francis was sentenced Tuesday to 270 days in jail and three years’ probation for assaulting a woman at his Los Angeles mansion in 2011.
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 19-25. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership.
1. “Under the Dome,” CBS, 10.64 million.
2. “Duck Dynasty,” A&E, 10.07 million.
3. “Video Music Awards,” MTV, 10.066 million.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he got teary while watching “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” a movie about a black White House servant who worked for several presidents.
Obama says he reflected on the effects of discrimination
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Buble is a father.
The pop singer posted a picture of his wife, actress Luisana Lopilato, and their son Noah on his Instagram account Tuesday. Buble’s representative confirmed the birth.
Lopilato gave birth
NEW YORK (AP) — Rebecca Hall is confidently stepping toward center stage.
This year, there was her snappy, unapologetic Sylvia in the Tom Stoppard HBO miniseries “Parade’s End,” a revelation of Hall’s dynamism and capacity for boldness. There
NEW YORK (AP) — The changing landscape of television is again evident in the weekly Nielsen ratings: Two of the three most popular shows last week were on cable.
A&E’s “Duck Dynasty” and the MTV Video Music Awards
Goodie Mob, “Age Against the Machine” (Alliance Entertainment)
Goodie Mob reunited for their new album, “Age Against the Machine,” but the foursome’s offering seems more like the CeeLo Green show.
It is Goodie Mob’s first album in 14
Franz Ferdinand, “Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action,” (Domino)
It’s been four years since Franz Ferdinand’s last album “Tonight: Franz Ferdinand,” and in that time the band nearly managed to split up, but thankfully they did not.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A police affidavit says an Oklahoma City police officer who pulled over the tour bus of rapper 2 Chainz “smelled an overwhelming odor of marijuana” when the driver opened the door.
Eleven people including
App Store Official Charts for the week ending Aug. 26, 2013:
Top Paid iPhone Apps:
1. Asphalt 8: Airborne, Gameloft
2. Minecraft — Pocket Edition, Mojang
3. PicPlayPost, Flambe Studios LLC
4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros.
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending Aug. 26, 2013:
1. “Roar,” Katy Perry
2. “Blurred Lines (feat. T.I. & Pharrell),” Robin Thicke
3. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii
4. “Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake),” JAY