Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin has pleaded not guilty to a felony vandalism charge filed after his arrest at a home he recently lost in foreclosure. Los Angeles District Attorney spokesman Greg Risling says Scantlin entered the plea Friday. The 43-year-old...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rapper Meek Mill must serve three months of house arrest for parole violations that he blames on his erratic concert schedule but Philadelphia prosecutors link to his romance with Nicki Minaj. Common Pleas Judge Genece Brinkley also ordered him to spend six...
MILAN (AP) — Italian authorities are trying to unravel the mystery of an actor who was strangled on a theater stage in Pisa during a hanging scene. Pisa University Hospital says doctors declared 27-year-old Raphael Schumacher dead late Thursday, five days after the incident...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Solange Knowles lost her wedding ring while riding in a New Orleans parade an as honorary member of the Krewe of Muses. Staci Rosenberg is captain of the all-female group. She says in an email that the singer-songwriter and younger sister to Beyonce lost the...
MOSCOW (AP) — A music video with more than 33 million views online has inspired organizers of a Moscow art exhibit to offer free admission to women who turn up wearing high heels. The video by Leningrad, one of Russia's most popular rock bands, tells the story of a young woman...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — "Dammit, Janet," there's another musical coming to television, and Victoria Justice could not be happier to hear those words. The television star will play Janet Weiss in a "re-imagined" version of the classic stage musical and cult film. "It's been an...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Returning to perform ahead of the Super Bowl is good and (sort of) bad for country trio The Band Perry, who last performed around the 2014 game. The good: The group gets a chance to play its hits in front of feverish concertgoers and gain new fans. The bad:...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Zola twitter story about a wild road trip to Florida that went viral late last year is in development to be turned into a feature film that actor James Franco will direct. Franco's publicist confirmed on Thursday reports that Franco, Andrew Neel and the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose horn-driven band sold more than 90 million albums and made hits like "September," ''Shining Star" and "Boogie Wonderland," died Wednesday at his home in Los Angeles, his brother Verdine said. White, who was 74,...
EMBU, Kenya (AP) — Two Kenyan athletes serving four-year bans for doping at the 2015 world championships say the...
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Automaker Volkswagen says it is recalling 680,000 vehicles with suspect air bag...
ARMOY, Northern Ireland (AP) — "Game of Thrones" fans, don't fret: Cleaners are coming. Tourists who flock to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders are pledging swift action on legislation to impose more stringent sanctions on...
NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump's first place finish among the GOP candidates in the New Hampshire primaries was...
DETROIT (AP) — The federal government's highway safety agency agrees with Google: Computers that will control cars...