Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — "In Transit," a long-gestating, a cappella romantic comedy set in the New York City subway, has found the express train to Broadway. Producer Janet B. Rosen said Monday that the new musical about the intertwining lives of 11 New Yorkers underground will play the...
BERLIN (AP) — German actor Goetz George, much beloved for his role as hard-nosed but good-hearted inspector in the country's iconic "Tatort" TV crime series, has died. He was 77. The actor died June 19 after a short illness, but his agent didn't immediately release further...
BEIJING (AP) — China warned people to be aware of what it said are nefarious motives of the Dalai Lama after he met with Lady Gaga on a trip to the U.S. and spoke about love and compassion. "The purpose of his visits and activities in other countries is just to promote his...
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman battling lung cancer has received an unforgettable surprise from one of the state's most famous rockers, Jon Bon Jovi. Rosie Skripkunis says her mother, Carol Cesario, is a lifelong fan of Bon Jovi and has always wanted to meet him...
HAVANA (AP) — The Shaq show came to Havana on Sunday as NBA great Shaquille O'Neal put on a basketball clinic for local youngsters, becoming the latest emissary for American outreach to the people of Cuba. The 2016 Hall of Fame inductee and four-time NBA champion led star-struck...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — A representative for U.S. rapper 50 Cent says he's paid a fine and is on his way home after he and a member of his entourage were detained in St. Kitts and Nevis for using "indecent language" during a performance at a music festival...
HAVANA (AP) — NBA great Shaquille O'Neal has become the latest emissary for American outreach to the people of Cuba. O'Neal is putting on a basketball clinic on public courts in Havana, part of a U.S. State Department-sponsored mission to foster people-to-people exchanges with...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — Police in St. Kitts and Nevis say that U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained and charged for allegedly using "indecent language" during his performance at a music festival. Local police said in a statement Sunday...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for saying he was dead. Chesney gave a shoutout to Officer Christopher Dorman at Saturday's concert in south Philadelphia but mistakenly...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's $1.9 billion emergency request to combat a potential public health...
SALEM, West Bank (AP) — As Palestinians in the West Bank fast from dawn to dusk in scorching heat during the...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Allegiant Air has been given final approval to begin offering service at Newark Liberty...
NEW YORK (AP) — By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Texas Rangers wrapped up a weird win at 2:44 a.m. Tuesday, rallying after a rain delay of more...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Texas Rangers wrapped up a weird win at 2:44 a.m. Tuesday, rallying after a rain delay of more...