Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — "The Cartel" author Don Winslow will have a new publisher for the sequel to his acclaimed novel about the Mexico drug wars. William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, announced Thursday that it had reached a two-book deal with the crime novelist. One...
NEW YORK (AP) — The movie studio Legendary Entertainment plans to launch the first live-action Pokemon movie franchise. The first Pokemon movie, called "Detective Pikachu," opens production in 2017. The game "Pokemon Go" became a global phenomenon when it launched this month...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Former reality star Jon Gosselin has shown up at a popular restaurant chain, not as a diner but as one of its cooks. Gosselin, formerly of TLC's "Jon & Kate Plus 8," says he recently worked for over a month as a cook at a T.G.I. Friday's in Pennsylvania...
NEW YORK (AP) — Less than two years after joining Oscar de la Renta and following in the footsteps of its late, legendary founding designer, Peter Copping is leaving his post as creative director to return to Europe. Copping said he was leaving the luxury label for personal...
DENVER (AP) — The most recent star of ABC's "The Bachelor," Ben Higgins, is running for public office in Colorado. Higgins is running as a Republican in a Denver state House district that is overwhelmingly Democratic. Higgins appeared last year on "The Bachelorette." This year,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Two years after joining Oscar de la Renta and following in the footsteps of the legendary designer, Peter Copping is leaving the luxury label to return to Europe. Copping said Thursday that he was leaving for personal reasons. "I have loved my time in New York...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Peter MacNicol's best guest actor Emmy nomination for his work on "Veep" this past season has been revoked after officials determined the actor appeared in too many episodes of the HBO comedy. MacNicol was nominated last week for his portrayal of power broker...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The world premiere of "Star Trek Beyond" blasted off at Comic-Con with an orchestra, fireworks, lasers and tributes to the series' late stars. The sci-fi sequel premiered Wednesday night at a flashy event at the Embarcadero Marina Park just outside the site of...
NEW YORK (AP) — Acclaimed graphic novelist and illustrator Mark Siegel is embarking for new worlds. Random House Books for Young Readers announced Thursday that Siegel had agreed to a three-book deal for "5 Worlds," a sci-fi-fantasy series featuring "a defiant young girl and the...
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash...
TOKYO (AP) — Japan reports it posted a better-than-expected trade surplus in June, as imports fell nearly 19...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los...
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice is in Beijing for talks with Chinese officials in the...
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video...
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video...