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NEW YORK (AP) — A novel Sam Shepard completed shortly before his death is coming out in December. In an announcement Wednesday, Alfred A. Knopf says that "Spy of the First Person" will be released Dec. 5. In the novel, an unnamed narrator looks back on his life and the illness...
TORONTO (AP) — Gord Downie, who made himself part of Canada's national identity with songs about hockey and small towns as lead singer and songwriter of iconic rock band The Tragically Hip, has died at age 53 after a battle with brain cancer. A statement on the band's website...
ROME (AP) — Italian actress Asia Argento says her alleged sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein "smashed all my dreams" and "changed the perception I had of myself." Argento alleged in an interview published in The New Yorker magazine last week that Weinstein forcibly performed...
TORONTO (AP) — Gord Downie, who made himself part of Canada's national identity with songs about hockey and small towns as lead singer and songwriter of iconic rock band The Tragically Hip, has died at age 53 after a battle with brain cancer. A statement on the band's website...
NEW YORK (AP) — Brian Houston, global senior pastor of Hillsong Church, has a book coming out next year. WaterBrook, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that "There is More: When the World Says You Can't — God Says You Can" will be...
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Years before Elvis Presley became the King of Rock and Roll, the story goes, he lived in a small house up a hill from his elementary school in northeastern Mississippi and played with other kids in a nearby field. Fans now have a chance to buy that old home...
NEW YORK (AP) — Crikey! The Irwin family is returning to television's Animal Planet, 11 years after the death of "The Crocodile Hunter" star and family patriarch Steve Irwin. The network announced Wednesday that Irwin's widow, Terri, and children Bindi and Robert, will work with...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diana Ross will receive a lifetime achievement honor at next month's American Music Awards and will celebrate with a performance on the broadcast next month. ABC and Dick Clark Productions announced the honor Wednesday. It's the first time the AMAs have given...
NEW YORK (AP) — The state of book criticism is getting a mixed review on gender parity. A new survey of top literary publications finds that the ratio of women to men ranges from roughly equal in The New York Times Book Review and Granta to men substantially outnumbering women...
The Latest from week 7 of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 1:36 p.m. The New Orleans Saints are off to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a spooky weekend at the box office for nearly everyone but Tyler Perry. Perry's comedy...
LONDON (AP) — Police in central England warned the public to stay away Sunday from a shopping center where a...
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy left the nation breathless when he announced the...
ROCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A simple wooden box reportedly made from a tree stump on which Abraham Lincoln delivered...
ROCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A simple wooden box reportedly made from a tree stump on which Abraham Lincoln delivered...