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Patricia Cornwell returns to beginnings as crime novelist

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:05am

Patricia Cornwell has gone back to her beginnings, the place where she got her start writing crime novels.

'Bachelor' star Chris Soules jailed after deadly Iowa crash

Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:41am

Former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules was arrested early Tuesday, accused of fleeing the scene of a deadly crash on a highway a few miles from his northern Iowa farm.

TV's 'Orange Is the New Black' honors slain character

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:34am

Fans of "Orange Is the New Black" could do a double take this week in several large cities around the world — a familiar face may be looking back at them.

Disney to premiere 'Descendants' sequel across 5 networks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:30am

The Disney Channel is giving a big push to its sequel for the "Descendants" movie in July, premiering it simultaneously on 5 television networks and online.

Lady Gaga, 'Pokemon Go,' Women's March snag Webby Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 7:30am

Lady Gaga, "Pokemon Go" and January's Women's March among the winners of this year's Webby Awards.

German artist Gerhard Richter opens retrospective in Prague

Karel Janicek, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 6:55am

German artist Gerhard Richter, whose paintings have sold at record prices, has opened his retrospective exhibition at Prague's National Gallery.

Former US Ambassador Samantha Power writing a memoir

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 6:34am

Former U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power is writing a memoir about her transition from writing a Pulitzer Prize-winning condemnation of foreign policy to becoming a leading public advocate for the government.

Lena Dunham plans to take feminist Lenny Letter on the road

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 4:43am

Now that HBO's "Girls" has wrapped its six-year run, the women behind the series are focusing on their other female-centered project: turning their digital newsletter, Lenny, into a real-life experience.

Scott Baio explains remarks on Erin Moran after backlash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 4:40am

Scott Baio says he was responding to media reports when he suggested the death of his former "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi" co-star Erin Moran may have been due to substance abuse problems.

Faye Dunaway speaks on Oscar's best picture fiasco

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:24pm

Actress Faye Dunaway says she thought co-presenter Warren Beatty was joking when he paused before showing her the envelope that should have contained the Oscar's best picture winner.

US students score poorly on national arts and music exam

Maria Danilova, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:20pm

When it comes to music and visual arts, American teenagers could use some help.

Ohio governor, ex-GOP presidential candidate, publishes book

Julie Carr Smyth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:13pm

Gov. John Kasich's new book, "Two Paths: America Divided or United," provides a rare, and sometimes raw, behind-the-scenes look at being a 2016 presidential candidate.

Caitlyn Jenner talks of suicide, secrets in new book

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 6:52pm

Caitlyn Jenner opened up Monday about her frank new memoir detailing her now 2-year-old transition and the bumps along the way, including her three failed marriages, thoughts of suicide while she was relentlessly pursued by paparazzi and, finally, freedom to be her true self.

HGTV's 'Flip or Flop' to return with divorcing co-hosts

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 6:10pm

The divorcing co-hosts of HGTV's "Flip or Flop" are returning to the show for a seventh season.

Bill O'Reilly says he's surprised that he's off TV but is confident the truth will come out about his exit from Fox News

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 5:43pm

Bill O'Reilly says he's surprised that he's off TV but is confident the truth will come out about his exit from Fox News.

Officials: 'Happy Days' star Moran likely died from cancer

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 1:10pm

Authorities say former "Happy Days" star Erin Moran likely died from cancer at her southern Indiana home.

Transplant novel 'Mend the Living' wins Wellcome book prize

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 12:20pm

A novel that explores the human side of organ transplantation through the story of a single heart won the medically themed Wellcome Trust Book Prize on Monday.

Caitlyn Jenner tells all in new memoir

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:24am

Caitlyn Jenner opened up Monday in an Associated Press interview about her rocky road to transition and why she wrote a tell-all memoir, "The Secrets of My Life."

Summer Movie Preview: Releases from May through August

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:08am

This summer at the movies there will be aliens, evil and friendly, pirates, scantily-clad lifeguards, ladies letting loose, a few classic superheroes in fresh suits, an evil mummy, two King Arthurs and a few very different war films.

Summer Movie Preview: Highlights from May through August

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:08am

This summer at the movies there will be aliens, evil and friendly, pirates, scantily-clad lifeguards, ladies letting loose, some classic superheroes in fresh suits, an evil mummy, two King Arthurs and a few very different war films.