Entertainment

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Hollywood actress Jennifer Garner is asking Kentucky lawmakers to spend $1 million on an early-childhood education program. The star of the TV show "Alias" and movies including "Juno" and "Dallas Buyers Club" testified before the House budget committee on...
NEW YORK (AP) — A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer. The 56-year-old Japanese actor, who made his American stage debut last year opposite...
NEW YORK (AP) — Red Lobster says it's feeling the "Beyonce Bounce." The seafood chain known for its cheddar biscuits says sales surged 33 percent on Sunday, compared with last year's Super Bowl Sunday. The increase came after the release of "Formation," in which Beyonce says she...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed model Janice Dickinson's defamation claim filed against Bill Cosby's former lawyer for denying her allegations that the comedian had drugged and raped her in 1982. However. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Debre Katz Weintraub did...
MOSCOW (AP) — Residents of a town in Russia's Far East have been donating their gold and silver for something near and dear to their hearts: Leonardo DiCaprio. More than 100 DiCaprio fans in the Siberian town of Yakutia have donated jewelry and precious metals to make a statue...
MIAMI (AP) — The female star of a reality television show along with a former rapper will be leading the football program at Miami's Jackson High School. The Miami Herald ( http://hrld.us/1PzpThw ) reports Lakatriona Brunson will become the first woman high school head coach in...
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift leads the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards with eight nominations, followed by The Weeknd with seven. The nominations were announced Tuesday by iHeartMedia and Turner. The event will be televised live from Los Angeles on April 3 on TBS, TNT and truTV...
LONDON (AP) — British police say a man has died after being found on fire outside Kensington Palace, the London home of Prince William and his wife Kate. The Metropolitan Police force says officers were called early Tuesday to reports of a man behaving suspiciously in a locked...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — People across New Orleans Tuesday are marking the culmination of the Mardi Gras season with elaborate floats, eccentric costumes and marching bands. Mardi Gras is the city's biggest tourist attraction, and thousands of people have converged on the city in...
BERLIN (AP) — A rare neurological disorder is on the rise in several Latin American countries that are also seeing...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City woman who worked as a teacher and lived on a pension left $2 million to a...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on police shooting in Baton Rouge (all times local): ___ 10:30 a.m. A Baton...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — University of Missouri officials say they're looking into whether a graduate student employee...
TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): ___ 11:...
TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): ___ 11:...