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S. Korean minister arrested over artist blacklist allegation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 5:20am

South Korean prosecutors on Saturday arrested President Park Geun-hye's culture minister and her former top presidential adviser over allegations that they blacklisted artists critical of the government.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 2:50am

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Crystal Gayle to be inducted into Grand Ole Opry

Jeff Martin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 12:30am

Country music legend Crystal Gayle is being inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, nearly a half-century after she first walked onto its stage to perform as a teenager.

Trump feted by Tony Orlando, Jackie Evancho at inauguration

Jill Colvin and Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 11:11pm

Donald and Melania Trump were feted at their inaugural balls by the Rockettes and by singer Tony Orlando, who sang his famous "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree."

Premiere of 'A Dog's Purpose' canceled amid treatment issue

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 4:50pm

This weekend's premiere of "A Dog's Purpose" has been canceled following the release of a video that appears to show a frightened dog being forced into churning water during production of the film.

Harry Belafonte talks Trump, women's march, peaceful protest

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 4:02pm

Entertainer and activist Harry Belafonte, who's been advising organizers of Saturday's Women's March on Washington, says peaceful protest is the best way to show political leaders that the electorate is paying attention.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 3:21pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Inauguration coverage shows deep divisions remain

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 2:20pm

The media brought a reverence for history and ceremony to its coverage of President Donald Trump's inaugural on Friday, yet deep divisions exposed in the campaign that brought him there weren't far from the surface.

LaBeouf leads with 'will not divide us' on Inauguration Day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 2:01pm

On Inauguration Day, actor Shia LaBeouf led a group of teenagers with the chant: "He will not divide us."

Thelma Schoonmaker on sculpting 'Silence' and editing Powell

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 1:00pm

Thelma Schoonmaker would still be working on Martin Scorsese's "Silence" if she could.

On Inauguration Day, 'House of Cards' announces May return

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 11:00am

"House of Cards" will return in May for a fifth season.

Prince William to leave job as air ambulance pilot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 10:11am

Prince William will soon leave his job as an air ambulance helicopter pilot to spend more time on royal duties.

Adele to perform at the Grammy Awards next month

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 9:51am

Adele is set to take the stage at next month's Grammy Awards, where she is nominated for album, song and record of the year.

'I've seen rain:' James Taylor bemoans end of Obama era

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 9:41am

Half a world away from Washington, James Taylor is greeting fans with a video bemoaning the end of the Obama era.

Review: 'Slenderman' explores online craze, attempted murder

Frazier Moore, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:44am

The Slender Man craze swept the younger digerati while their unwitting elders occupied themselves online with Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

Actress Woodley's pipeline protest trial is delayed again

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 7:30am

Trial has been delayed again for Hollywood actress Shailene Woodley, who faces charges related to her protest against the Dakota Access pipeline in North Dakota.

Madonna on Trump: 'We have gone as low as we can go'

Nekesa Mumbi Moody, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 6:00am

Madonna, an outspoken critic of President-elect Donald Trump, is trying to put a positive spin on his Friday inauguration.

Graceland Black Lives Matter protest leads to lawsuit

Adrian Sainz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 3:50am

Five people have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Memphis and Elvis Presley's Graceland, saying they were discriminated against at a protest by a coalition associated with the Black Lives Matter movement during the annual vigil commemorating the singer's death.

Actors, mayors rally at inauguration eve Trump demonstration

Deepti Hajela, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 12:51am

Actors Robert De Niro, Sally Field and Mark Ruffalo joined hundreds of other people outside a Donald Trump building on Thursday for a pre-inauguration demonstration organizers said was meant to energize those concerned about the Republican president-elect's policies.

'NCIS: Los Angeles' star Miguel Ferrer dies at 61

Frazier Moore, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:11pm

Miguel Ferrer, who brought stern authority to his featured role on CBS' hit "NCIS: Los Angeles" and, before that, to NBC crime drama "Crossing Jordan," has died.