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'Imagine' if Britain stays in EU? Discord at EU summit

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 11:05am

While European Union chief Donald Tusk may still be "a dreamer" hoping that Britain is having second thoughts on leaving the EU, other leaders at Thursday's EU summit tried to shake him back to reality.

The song that begat 'Baby Driver,' a quasi-musical on wheels

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 10:56am

A young Edgar Wright heard a movie 22 years ago in the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion song "Bellbottoms."

Shipping out of Boston: Grand sailing vessels depart

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 10:38am

The tall ships are shipping out of Boston.

Omari Hardwick makes power moves through Starz drama 'Power'

Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 10:27am

When actor Omari Hardwick read the script for the Starz drama series "Power," he initially wanted to pass on playing the lead character.

Steve Earle enlists Miranda, Willie to revisit outlaw music

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 10:27am

Alt-country rocker Steve Earle and country star Miranda Lambert shared writing credit on one of Lambert's biggest hits from her debut album in 2005, but the two never actually got into a writers' room until more than a decade later.

Ron Howard takes helm of Han Solo 'Star Wars' film

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 9:48am

Ron Howard is taking command of the Han Solo "Star Wars" spinoff after the surprise departure of directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller.

Former US attorney Preet Bharara has a book deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 9:36am

Preet Bharara, the former U.S. Attorney fired earlier this year by President Donald Trump, has a book deal.

Prince Harry: No one in royal family wants to rise to throne

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:15am

Britain's Prince Harry has suggested that no one in the royal family really wishes to rise to the throne — and that it is duty, rather than desire, that prompts them to continue serving the British people.

Prince Philip leaves London hospital after treatment

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 3:54am

Prince Philip was discharged Thursday from a London hospital after he was treated for an infection, Buckingham Palace said.

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has left a London hospital after treatment for an infection

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 3:04am

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has left a London hospital after treatment for an infection.

Juror: 2 holdouts in Bill Cosby's trial refused to convict

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 11:25pm

After 52 hours of tense deliberations, two holdouts in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial refused to convict the 79-year-old comedian, a juror told ABC News.

Juror: 2 holdouts blocked conviction in Bill Cosby trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 8:55pm

Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ended in a hung jury on Saturday because two holdouts refused to convict the 79-year-old comedian after 52 hours of tense deliberations, a juror told ABC News on Wednesday.

The Latest: Juror says 2 holdouts prevented guilty verdict

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 8:20pm

The Latest on the release of jurors' names in the Bill Cosby sexual assault case (all times local):

'Bachelor in Paradise' dispute par for reality TV course

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 5:43pm

Modern reality television has been misbehaving since it was born.

After over 25 years, Ice Cube's still got something to say

Deepti Hajela, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 1:47pm

It's been more than 25 years, and Ice Cube's still got something to say.

Professor questions suspension following TV show appearance

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 1:47pm

An adjunct professor at a New Jersey community college is questioning why she was suspended after appearing on Fox News.

Rita Ora on London fire, paying for her tour and 'Boy Band'

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 12:46pm

For British singer Rita Ora, this week is both emotional and exciting.

NBC says 'Downton Abbey' movie production to start in 2018

Annabelle Liang, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 12:17pm

A "Downton Abbey" movie is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018, an NBCUniversal executive said Wednesday.

UK acquires apartments for tenants displaced by tower fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 10:04am

The British government has acquired newly built apartments that can be used to house some of the residents displaced by the horrific fire last week at a high-rise public housing complex, officials announced Wednesday.

Diddy's 'Can't Stop Won't Stop' lets '90s rap stories shine

Joseph Longo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 9:36am

Sean "Diddy" Combs is often thinking of his old friend, the late rapper The Notorious B.I.G., whose career he helped launch in the early '90s.