Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don M. Mankiewicz, an Oscar-nominated screenwriter from a legendary Hollywood family who created the television shows "Marcus Welby, M.D." and "Ironside," has died at age 93. His son John tells the Los Angeles Times ( http://lat.ms/1GpfUpH ) that Mankiewicz...
NEW YORK (AP) — Salman Rushdie is defending the PEN American Center's plans to honor the magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying the decision of six writers to skip the PEN gala in protest will encourage intimidation. Rushdie said Monday in an email to The Associated Press that PEN is "...
NEW YORK (AP) — Will the list include a musical set in a funeral home of all places? Or one set in Paris? Is there room for a brand-new show that makes William Shakespeare look like Mick Jagger? Can a dark, sinister show led by an 82-year-old sneak in? Tony Award nominations are...
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Opening statements are set Monday in the long-awaited trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes. Here's a look at top elements in the case: ___ THE CRIME: About 420 people were watching a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" on July 20, 2012...
BEIRUT (AP) — Salma Hayek says she hopes the animated feature film "The Prophet," which she co-produced, can inspire young fans to think outside the box about ways to improve the world. Hayek is in Lebanon for the international premiere of the film, written and directed by Roger...
NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian says she and her family support her stepfather Bruce Jenner 100 percent as he goes through gender transition, even though family members are still adjusting to that news in what she called "a daily process." Her appearance on NBC's "Today" show...
NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian says she and her family support her stepfather Bruce Jenner 100 percent as he goes through gender transition, even though family members are still adjusting to that news in what she called "a daily process." Her appearance on NBC's "Today" show...
BERLIN (AP) — Several hundred movie theaters in Germany have refused to screen the new "Avengers" film in a dispute over rental fees with Disney. News agency dpa reported that 686 theaters in 193 mostly small towns refused to show "Avengers: Age of Ultron," which opened on...
NEW YORK (AP) — The prize dubbed the Heisman Trophy for singers goes to a Georgia native with an earth-shattering voice — and an earthy style. The winner of the 2015 Richard Tucker Award is mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton. The opera singer recently appeared barefoot in jeans,...
CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant drove in two runs, Jason Hammel threw eight scoreless innings and the Chicago Cubs beat...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Alex Gordon, Mike Moustakas and the Kansas City Royals kept AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "How to Get Away with Murder" star Viola Davis will play Harriet Tubman in a HBO movie about...
BALTIMORE (AP) — A CVS store set ablaze. People looting shops and hurling rocks and bricks at police. The smell of...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season with a torn elbow ligament,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season with a torn elbow ligament,...