Critics put Oprah book club novel on trial

Critics put Oprah book club novel on trial

TUSCON, Arizona — When Oprah Winfrey chose the novel “American Dirt” for her book club, she imagined engaging in an impassioned tele...

March 4th, 2020 |  


Chris Matthews retires from MSNBC, cites comments to women

Chris Matthews retires from MSNBC, cites comments to women

NEW YORK — Longtime MSNBC host Chris Matthews abruptly retired from his “Hardball” show on Monday, apologizing for making inappropri...

March 3rd, 2020 |  


‘Inside the Actors Studio’ host James Lipton dies at 93

‘Inside the Actors Studio’ host James Lipton dies at 93

LOS ANGELES — James Lipton, an actor-turned-academic who became an unlikely celebrity and got hundreds of master actors and Hollywood luminaries...

March 2nd, 2020 |  



Box office goes ‘Sonic’ again but hears ‘Call of the Wild’

Box office goes ‘Sonic’ again but hears ‘Call of the Wild’

LOS ANGELES — The hedgehog edged the sled dog by a nose at the box office.“Sonic: The Hedgehog” zoomed to the top of the box office ...

February 23rd, 2020 |  


OWN’s ‘Cherish the Day’ is a rare celebration of black love

OWN’s ‘Cherish the Day’ is a rare celebration of black love

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To separate filmmaker and TV producer Ava DuVernay’s trenchant, history-driven projects, including “Selma” ...

February 21st, 2020 |  


CBS streaming service to grow with Viacom, Paramount videos

CBS streaming service to grow with Viacom, Paramount videos

NEW YORK — ViacomCBS is planning a new streaming service that will combine the existing CBS All Access service with Paramount movies and shows f...

February 20th, 2020 |  


In the spirit of Whitney: Houston Hologram tour set to begin

In the spirit of Whitney: Houston Hologram tour set to begin

BURBANK, Calif. — Whitney Houston is about to appear on the concert stage again.Eight years after her death, a holographic Houston will embark o...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Ozzy Osbourne, battling Parkinson’s disease, cancels 2020 North American farewell tour

Ozzy Osbourne, battling Parkinson’s disease, cancels 2020 North American farewell tour

Heavy-metal legend Ozzy Osbourne has canceled his entire 2020 North American “No More Tours 2” farewell tour. All tickets will be refunded...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Museum’s Rembrandt knockoff turns out to be the real thing

Museum’s Rembrandt knockoff turns out to be the real thing

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Thanks to modern technology and some expert detective work, a nearly 400-year-old painting that had long been attributed to an ...

February 18th, 2020 updated: February 18th, 2020. |  


Actor Jussie Smollett faces 6 new charges in Chicago

Actor Jussie Smollett faces 6 new charges in Chicago

CHICAGO — Actor Jussie Smollett was indicted Tuesday for a second time on charges of lying to police about a racist and anti-gay attack he alleg...

February 12th, 2020 |