Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal battle between an auction house and Emmy organizers seeking to block the trophy's sale. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court against...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal fight. The television academy filed a lawsuit to block an auction house and the late pop star's estate from selling her trophy. According to Wednesday's lawsuit, Emmy statuettes remain...
NEW YORK (AP) — With the cameras it uses to cover Congress shut off, C-SPAN turned to social media feeds on Wednesday to beam live coverage of the House Democrat's sit-in to demand votes on gun control legislation "No bills, no break," the Democrats chanted in between a...
NEW YORK (AP) — C-SPAN is using social media feeds provided by protesters to televise the House Democrats' gun control sit-in on Wednesday after cameras that usually follow Congress were shut down. Democratic U.S. Reps. Scott Peters and Beto O'Rourke sent live footage of the...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura wants a rehearing after a federal appeals court threw out a $1.8 million jury award to Ventura, who said he was defamed by the late author Chris Kyle in the bestselling book "American Sniper." The Star Tribune ( http://strib...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The TV drama "Vinyl" from Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger isn't getting any more satisfaction from HBO. The premium cable channel said Wednesday it won't bring "Vinyl" back for season two, reversing its previously announced renewal. In a statement, HBO said...
HONOLULU (AP) — Work has finally begun on rebuilding the storied resort where Elvis Presley's character got married in the 1961 film "Blue Hawaii," decades after a major hurricane heavily damaged its buildings and forced its closure. The company redeveloping the Coco Palms...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A person who has seen a sealed document says DNA test results show a Colorado prison inmate is not Prince's son, and therefore not entitled to inherit a fortune worth up to $300 million. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity...
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota judge overseeing Prince's estate is keeping cameras out of an upcoming hearing that could delve into claims about possible heirs to the late musician. Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide said Wednesday that reporters won't be allowed to use...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Jay Nixon says he likely will freeze tens of millions of dollars of spending in...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chelsea Handler says in an essay for Playboy that she had two abortions as a teenager and never...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man who tried unsuccessfully to firebomb an office of U.S. Rep. Emanuel...
(Washington, DC) -- A WalletHub survey of the 100 Best Cities for Fourth of July celebrations has Fair St. Louis...
(St. Louis, MO) -- The smoke is cleared after firefighters put out a blaze at a South St. Louis recycling business...
(Jefferson City, MO) -- State Senator Jamilah Nasheed is urging her colleagues on both sides of the aisle to stand...