Browse by Day Archive



Archive: News / Entertainment / Entertainment News (10 Stories)

California Made in America show sizzles on day 2

09/01/2014 12:00am
The second day of downtown Los Angeles' inaugural outdoor music festival sizzled on Sunday as more than 37,000 concertgoers grooved to an eclectic mix of rock, hip-hop and electronic music under the blazing sun.

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

09/01/2014 12:20am
The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town — not realizing he's fired it backward at his leader.

Chinese director Jiang Wen launches latest movie

09/01/2014 5:40am
Hoping for maximum publicity, Chinese director Jiang Wen launched his latest movie at an event Monday — more than three months before it is due to open in cinemas.

Barnes, Heigl in tune in romance 'Jackie and Ryan'

09/01/2014 8:50am
"Jackie and Ryan" takes viewers into an America of tough times, train-hopping and old-time fiddle music.

Muscular dystrophy fundraiser raises $52 million

09/01/2014 10:41am
The Muscular Dystrophy Association's nationally broadcast annual telethon has raised about $52.3 million in contributions over the Labor Day weekend.

VENICE WATCH: McDormand hails female stories

09/01/2014 11:21am
The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here's what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press:

Action-packed TV might make you snack more: Study

09/01/2014 3:32pm
Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely-paced talk show.

Inquiries begin into nude celebrity photo leaks

09/01/2014 3:41pm
The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.

Burning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000

09/01/2014 7:30pm
The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.

Kanye, Juanes enliven LA's Made in America fest

09/01/2014 9:50pm
A new outdoor music festival in downtown Los Angeles reflected the city's diversity with a lineup that included rap, rock, punk, blues and Latin music. Kanye West, Cypress Hill, Weezer, Rise Against, John Mayer and Juanes were among Sunday's performers.