Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Gene Luen Yang, a prize-winning author and the national ambassador for young people's literature, and Claudia Rankine, one of poetry's brightest and most innovative stars, are among this year's 23 MacArthur fellows and recipients of the so-called "genius" grants...
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Big Bang Theory" does a bang-up job of making its stars rich. The CBS comedy claims TV's four best-paid actors, according to the annual list released Thursday by Forbes . Jim Parsons led with a $25.5 million take between June 2015 and this June, Forbes said...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is honoring actors Mel Brooks and Morgan Freeman for their contribution to the arts. The two performers and others are getting the 2015 National Medal of Arts at a White House ceremony. Obama says those being honored are the best in their...
MILAN (AP) — Model Gigi Hadid was manhandled outside a Milan Fashion Week venue Thursday by a former Ukrainian television reporter who has pulled similar stunts in Paris, Los Angeles and Moscow. A video posted on website TMZ.com shows a man grabbing Hadid from behind and lifting...
BERLIN (AP) — A gigantic golem made out of wooden Hebrew letters lies motionless on the ground, yet it seems as if only a few magic whispers are needed to bring the creature to life. The sculpture, created by California artist Joshua Abarbanel, is one of 250 objects on display...
ROXBURY, Conn. (AP) — Mia Farrow's 27-year-old son, Thaddeus Wilk Farrow, has died after being found seriously injured in his vehicle in Connecticut. State police say Thaddeus Farrow was found Wednesday afternoon in Roxbury with a life-threatening injury and was later pronounced...
CONCORD, Mass. (AP) — The founder and namesake of The J. Geils (gylz) Band is facing drunken driving charges in Massachusetts. Police say John Warren Geils Jr. was charged with operating under the influence of alcohol and failing to stop at a sign following a crash in Concord at...
NEW YORK (AP) — If you weren't able to catch George Takei's musical "Allegiance" on Broadway, here's another chance — at your local movie theater. Fathom Events will broadcast a digital recording of the show to movie houses nationwide on Dec. 13. "Allegiance," based on Takei's...
LONDON (AP) — A quiz-show champion who appeared on the long-running BBC show "Eggheads" has been arrested over an alleged murder, after writing in a memoir that he might have killed a man in Amsterdam almost 30 years ago. Joseph Connagh, whose professional name is C.J. de Mooi,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are meeting separately with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Hours after an embarrassing 38-35 home loss to Duke, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Hours after an embarrassing 38-35 home loss to Duke, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has...
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's police chief says that authorities are hunting for a man who set off a homemade...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrats wasted no time looking for political opportunity after Donald Trump falsely...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Vin Scully closes out his career broadcasting Los Angeles Dodgers games, his successor is...