Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — The Big Apple has a country music radio station, and country music stars of all sizes regularly perform and sell out here: Shania Twain is headlining Madison Square Garden this week. Yet for all the music festivals the city hosts, there hadn't been a major...
LONDON (AP) — Kanye West declared himself "the greatest living rock star on the planet" at Britain's Glastonbury festival. But that didn't prevent a prankster from invading the rapper's performance and upstaging him. West's headline set Saturday night was briefly interrupted...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The four surviving members of the Grateful Dead are launching their farewell mini-tour on Saturday in Northern California, where the legendary jam band got its start 50 years ago. The first of the Dead's five "Fare Thee Well" shows is scheduled to take...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The four surviving members of the Grateful Dead are getting ready to launch their farewell mini-tour in Northern California, where the legendary jam band got its start 50 years ago. The first of the Dead's five "Fare Thee Well" shows is scheduled for...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jo-Raquel Tejada remembers one of the first times that she had to take a stand for her identity. She came home from school one day, tired of being called Jo. She didn't like that name and felt more comfortable with Raquel. The next day, the girl's white mother...
NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper DMX has been arrested for failure to pay child support just as he was about to perform at Radio City Music Hall. A spokesman for the New York City Sheriff's Department tells WPIX-TV ( http://bit.ly/1HmtUVO ) the 44-year-old rapper was taken into custody...
PARIS (AP) — In a story June 26 about Paris Fashion Week, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Berluti house branched out into making clothes last year. Berluti ready-to-wear was created in 2011, not last year. It was the house's official catwalk collections that...
A lawyer for Bill Cosby says it would be "terribly embarrassing" if documents from a 2005 sex-assault lawsuit were unsealed in Philadelphia. Cosby's lawyer on Friday fought efforts by The Associated Press to unseal documents from a lawsuit he settled with a former Temple...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After widespread criticism of the film academy's overwhelmingly white slate of Oscar nominees this year, the organization has announced a roster of new members that skews younger and more diverse. Kevin Hart, Common, Emma Stone, Dev Patel and "Whiplash" writer...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is aiming to change the conversation around his health care law from talk...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An African-American church in South Carolina that was burned down by the Ku Klux Klan in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — How did trade schools go from being mom-and-pop shops that trained mechanics and hair stylists...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Exotic dancers hired as admissions counselors. Recruiters told to seek out "impatient"...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is aiming to change the conversation around his health care law from talk...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Flights with nonstop service to Little Rock, Arkansas, are set to return to Lambert-St. Louis...