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Tom Hanks returning to Cleveland to headline film benefit

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 7:50am

Tom Hanks is returning to Cleveland in December to headline the Greater Cleveland Film Commission's annual fundraiser, "Behind the Camera."

Rihanna, Kendrick, Metallica play at Global Citizen fest

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:31am

Rihanna ran through her pop and R&B hits, Eddie Vedder partnered with Chris Martin and Kendrick Lamar was enthusiastic and energetic during his hour-long set at the Global Citizen Festival in New York.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:21pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Louisiana accordionist Buckwheat Zydeco has died

Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 4:21pm

Musician Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr., who rose from a cotton-picking family in southwest Louisiana to introduce zydeco music to the world through his namesake band Buckwheat Zydeco, has died. He was 68.

Ashes to auction: Capote remains sell for $45,000

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 3:51pm

Some people will pay good money for anything involving the late Truman Capote.

Bill Nunn, actor in "Do the Right Thing," dead at 63

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 3:21pm

Bill Nunn, a veteran character actor whose credits ranged from the "Spider-Man" movie franchise to such Spike Lee films as "Do the Right Thing" and "He Got Game," has died.

VIEWER'S GUIDE: Look for trust, temperament themes in debate

Nancy Benac, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 9:51am

The most telling moments in presidential debates often come out of the blue — an offhand remark or unrehearsed gesture that helps to reveal the essence of a candidate who's already been poked, prodded and inspected for years.

A time hop through the hotbed of celebrity divorce

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 8:40am

Doug and Mary. Eddie and Debbie. Alec and Kim. Brad and Angelina. Liz and, well, take your pick.

Chinese superstar Lang Lang playing Boston Symphony opener

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 8:30am

A classical music superstar from China is helping the Boston Symphony Orchestra kick off its new season this weekend.

Man killed at home rented by former Canadian talk show host

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 6:51pm

Los Angeles police were searching Friday for the killer of a man in a Hollywood Hills home being rented by a former Canadian TV talk show host.

Backstreet Boys to perform Las Vegas residency

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 6:01pm

Backstreet will be back — and back and back and back — in Las Vegas.

AP Source: Brad Pitt allegations relate to treatment of son

Anthony McCartney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 4:30pm

Allegations Brad Pitt was abusive on a private plane last week relate to the actor's treatment of his 15-year-old son, sources said Friday, as the FBI continued to gather information before determining whether to open an investigation.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 4:11pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

After 18-years, Moorhouse returns with ripping revenge tale

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 1:40pm

The comeback tale of "The Dressmaker" director Jocelyn Moorhouse is a Hollywood story in its own right.

Puff Daddy donates $1 million to Howard University

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 11:31am

Puff Daddy is donating $1 million to Howard University, where he once was a student.

Adult son of MSNBC's Joe Scarborough fractures skull in fall

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 11:31am

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough says his son is doing "much better" after suffering a fractured skull Thursday.

CBS to donate Charles Osgood's bow tie to museum

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 11:01am

CBS says it will donate the bow tie that Charles Osgood wears Sunday to host his final edition of "Sunday Morning" to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.

'Tobacco Road' songwriter John D. Loudermilk dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 11:01am

John D. Loudermilk, a singer and songwriter who wrote pop and country songs such as "Tobacco Road" and "Indian Reservation," has died. He was 82.

Getting deep, and growing up, with Florida Georgia Line

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 10:20am

Recording new music had Florida Georgia Line, country music's carefree party boys, looking to the past.

Monty Python's Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 8:02am

Terry Jones, one of the founding members of comedy troupe Monty Python, has been diagnosed with dementia.