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Stars expose problems, seek solutions on 'America Divided'

Frazier Moore, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 11:43am

Norman Lear, a show business legend and full-throated humanist, set out last spring to rent a modest apartment in the Bronx.

Jennifer Lopez is back in judge's chair for dance show

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 11:41am

Jennifer Lopez is stepping in front of the camera for NBC's new "World of Dance" competition series.

Parents of Trayvon Martin have book coming in January 2017

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 11:34am

The parents of Trayvon Martin, the Florida teen fatally shot in 2012 by a neighborhood watch volunteer, have a book coming out on Jan. 31.

Goldie Hawn's key to romance with Kurt Russell? No marriage

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:31am

Goldie Hawn says the key to her successful 33-year Hollywood romance with Kurt Russell is that they never got married.

Tom Petty to be honored as MusiCares Person of the Year

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:21am

Tom Petty will be honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year next year days before the Grammy Awards.

Dan Brown's next thriller, 'Origin,' coming next fall

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:21am

Dan Brown's next thriller is set to come out next fall.

Courteney Cox: Brangelina split 'not about' Jennifer Aniston

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:51am

Courteney Cox wants people to leave the name of her close friend and former "Friends" cast mate Jennifer Aniston out of any discussion about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce.

Stage musical to be made from novel 'Madame Sousatzka'

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:41am

A musical based on the novel that was turned into the Shirley MacLaine film "Madame Sousatzka" is hoping to make it to Broadway.

Lin-Manuel Miranda to host 'Saturday Night Live'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:21am

Alexander Hamilton is coming to "Saturday Night Live."

'The Magicians' author writing novel set in post-Camelot era

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 6:31am

The author of the best-selling "Magicians" fantasy trilogy will next take on the aftermath of King Arthur and Camelot.

Rapper gets 15-year sentence in child porn, music video case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 6:20am

An Ohio rapper who federal authorities say recorded sexually explicit footage of teen girls and edited the footage into music videos has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Striking a chord! Bostonians embrace pop-up painted pianos

Philip Marcelo, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 5:41am

Bostonians are embracing the painted pianos that have popped up across the city and neighboring Cambridge in recent days.

Filmmaker Michael Moore says theater won't allow his show

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:21pm

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore says he's not allowed to perform a one-man show about the presidential race at a central Ohio theater because officials there consider him too controversial.

Amy Schumer most dangerous celebrity online

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:21pm

Amy Schumer is the most dangerous celebrity on the internet — and not just because of her no-holds-barred personality.

A Miss Universe insulted by Trump steps up for Clinton

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 8:01pm

Alicia Machado says that when she gained weight after being crowned Miss Universe for 1996, Donald Trump labeled her with a sexist nickname — "Miss Piggy" — that caused her shame and humiliation.

University of Michigan library acquires 1790 map of Detroit

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 6:41pm

A hand-drawn, late 18th-century map of Detroit has joined a trove of historical artifacts from the city and America.

Blige, Clinton interview clips face ridicule online

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 5:20pm

A pair of clips teasing Mary J. Blige's interview with Hillary Clinton on her upcoming Apple Music show "The 411" isn't winning over social media users.

Aboriginals urge royals to press Canada for better treatment

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 5:10pm

Aboriginal leaders have urged Prince William and his wife, Kate, to encourage Canadian governments to take their issues seriously.

Selena Gomez's Instagram account hits 100M followers

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 5:02pm

Selena Gomez isn't keeping her Instagram account to herself. The pop star has become the most followed celebrity on the popular photo sharing site.

Street named after late country music star Marty Robbins

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 3:51pm

City officials in Glendale have named a street after late country music star Marty Robbins, who was born in the Phoenix suburb in 1925.