Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Some 100 feature films, 67 of them world premieres, will make up the 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival, which kicks off Wednesday. The films, though, will only be part of the story at the festival, which takes after the eclectic frenzy of its city, New York...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says gospel music is a "ray of hope" that fueled her love of music in general. "It's what helps connect us to God, to that higher power," the first lady said Tuesday at a White House-arranged gospel music workshop for students from around the...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Nelly concert scheduled for next week at Missouri State University has been canceled days after he was arrested in Tennessee on suspicion of drug possession. Missouri State officials announced the cancellation Tuesday in a statement but did not give a...
LONDON (AP) — A music industry body says global revenue from digital music matched that from physical albums and discs for the first time in 2014. The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry's annual digital music report says digital and physical sales each...
NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Wilson is recovering after undergoing a bilateral mastectomy for breast cancer. The 58-year-old actress and singer, who had been appearing in Larry David's play "Fish in the Dark" on Broadway, will return May 5, according to her publicist, Heidi Schaeffer...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Percy Sledge, who soared from part-time singer and hospital orderly to lasting fame with his aching, forlorn performance on the classic "When a Man Loves a Woman," died Tuesday in Louisiana. He was 74. Dr. William "Beau" Clark, coroner for East Baton Rouge...
NEW YORK (AP) — With their first "corrido" song about gay love, Los Tigres del Norte are surprising their audiences — and lead singer Jorge Hernandez says that he feels very proud. "Los Tigres are known for telling stories, for narrating the realities in society. It is evident...
NEW YORK (AP) — Awards nights are usually reserved for showstopping gowns, but it one swoop, Robin Wright resisted the norm in a backless Ralph Lauren custom jumpsuit done in ivory as a contemporary take on the lady tuxedo. It was at the 2014 Emmys back in August, when she was...
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The publisher of "Guitar Hero" is readying a comeback tour. Activision Blizzard Inc. announced plans Tuesday to resurrect the once-popular video game franchise, which involved players rhythmically tapping guitar-shaped controllers along to music. The...
NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers may soon be able to count calories burned and miles traveled while pedaling Citi Bikes...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The wreckage of a fishing boat that appears to be debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami was...
CHICAGO (AP) — A Boston-based nonprofit is looking to help some Illinois homeowners in foreclosure stay in their...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Poetry helps people understand themselves and each other, and the world would be "pretty barren...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Financial officials from the world's major economies on Friday welcomed modest improvements in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spain's Economy Minister Luis de Guindos is criticizing Greece's left-wing government for its "...