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Make them an offer they can't refuse: Puzo archive for sale

Mark Pratt, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 1:01am

Make them an offer they can't refuse and a massive collection of "The Godfather" author Mario Puzo's papers can be yours.

Judge says Cosby wife must give deposition, but with limits

Denise Lavoie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 8:12pm

A federal judge in Massachusetts ruled Thursday that Bill Cosby's wife must give a deposition in a defamation lawsuit against the comedian, but said she can refuse to answer questions about private marital conversations.

Section of suburban Detroit street renamed Glenn Frey Drive

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 7:21pm

A suburban Detroit school board has approved naming a stretch of street after the late Eagles star Glenn Frey.

Stalking defendant says he wanted Paltrow to forgive him

Anthony McCartney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 5:21pm

A man charged with stalking Gwyneth Paltrow told jurors Thursday that he wanted the actress' forgiveness for bombarding her with lewd messages years ago, but a prosecutor urged the panel to see him as a calculated and crazy stalker intent on tormenting the Oscar winner.

Berlin Film Festival jury questioned over diversity

Frank Jordans, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 3:52pm

The Berlin International Film Festival became embroiled Thursday in the debate about diversity in the movie industry, with jury president Meryl Streep dismissing questions about the all-white panel by telling reporters that "we're all Africans, really."

Colorado gun shop owner charged with illegally selling guns

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 1:31pm

A Colorado gun shop owner who appeared on the reality show "American Guns" is accused of illegally selling firearms after losing his license.

Familiar Stars Hollow faces back for 'Gilmore Girls' reboot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 11:51am

Some familiar Stars Hollow faces will be on hand for the "Gilmore Girls" reboot.

Discussions underway on Woodstock 50th anniversary concert

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 10:01am

One of the organizers of the original 1969 Woodstock music festival says talks are underway to stage a 50th anniversary concert.

Taylor Swift to kick off the Grammy Awards with performance

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 9:30am

Taylor Swift will open the 58th annual Grammy Awards with a performance from her nominated album, "1989," while Alabama Shakes, Miguel and 12-year-old jazz pianist Joey Alexander will also perform.

Armstrong, Domingo, McDonald picked for Lincoln Center hall

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 9:30am

Louis Armstrong, Placido Domingo, Yo-Yo Ma, Audra McDonald, Leontyne Price and Harold Prince are this year's selections for the Performing Arts Hall of Fame at Lincoln Center.

'Star Wars' producers charged over Harrison Ford accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 9:20am

British health authorities announced Thursday they have issued criminal charges against the producers of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" over an on-set accident in which Harrison Ford broke his leg.

Born to write: Springsteen memoir coming in September

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 8:51am

The Boss has a book deal.

South African bookshop a treasure trove of eclectic history

Lynsey Chutel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 7:50am

The only clue to a literary treasure trove tucked away in downtown Johannesburg is a fading sign, but behind this door is a fantastic maze containing an estimated 2 million books and prints.

Woman admits stealing thousands from comedian Joe Piscopo

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 6:20am

A New Jersey woman has admitted stealing money from former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Joe Piscopo.

AP PHOTOS: Preparing for the glittering BAFTA awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 5:50am

The red carpet for the BAFTA Film Awards doesn't roll out until the weekend but behind the scenes preparations are well underway for the annual star-studded event in London.

Accused Paltrow stalker discusses desire to marry actress

Anthony McCartney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 5:51pm

An Ohio man charged with stalking Gwyneth Paltrow testified Wednesday that he sent her dozens of messages in the hope she might want to marry him despite her testifying against him in a previous stalking case.

Trial over gallery's fake paintings ends with settlement

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 5:50pm

A civil trial exposing the ugly underbelly of New York's art world ended with a settlement just as the once highly respected president of a gallery was to testify Wednesday about selling forged fakes of modern masters for millions of dollars.

Police: Jay Cutler's dead brother-in-law dealt with paranoia

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 4:50pm

The brother-in-law of NFL quarterback Jay Cutler was paranoid about being followed by gang members when he crashed his car in a remote part of Utah and wandered off to his death in frigid temperatures, according to police reports obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press.

Van Gogh's bedroom recreated in Chicago as Airbnb rental

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 3:31pm

Art lovers have a chance to spend one starry night in a replica of Vincent Van Gogh's bedroom for only $10.

Donald Trump skewered in Funny or Die film

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 1:00pm

In one of the more elaborate and unexpected spoofs of Donald Trump, Johnny Depp has joined the ranks of the combed-over, starring in a mock documentary released the morning after the GOP candidate's primary victory in New Hampshire.