09/23/2013 12:00amDexter deserved better. So did "Dexter" fans, who, witnessing this Showtime drama end in a heap, were subjected to the lamest series finale since "Seinfeld."
09/23/2013 1:12amList of winners at Sunday's 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards presented by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences:
09/23/2013 2:39amEmmy lost her way Sunday night.
09/23/2013 3:11amShow Bits brings you the 65th annual Emmy Awards in Los Angeles through the eyes of Associated Press journalists. Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item.
09/23/2013 4:00amClaire Danes, Jeff Daniels and Ellen Burstyn were among the happy winners toting their trophies to the official after-party following Sunday's Emmy Awards.
09/23/2013 5:19amThe Emmys lived up to its reputation as the least predictable entertainment awards show.
09/23/2013 8:16amLike Venus emerging from the froth, Uma Wang's fashions for spring-summer 2014 have a dewy freshness as her materials undulate and drape the frame.
09/23/2013 8:39amThere is no city in the world like Milan, designer Fausto Puglisi says.
09/23/2013 9:16amA movie-size blockbuster is a rarity on the small screen, the Super Bowl aside, but "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D" boasts the pedigree to make a run at it.
09/23/2013 9:35amThe first time I ate white chicken chili, it was wrapped in a burrito. And I fell instantly in love.
09/23/2013 10:12amElton John, "The Diving Board" (Capitol)
09/23/2013 10:42amGianfranco Ferre's architectural style continues to survive him.
09/23/2013 11:05amThe last word was left to Giorgio Armani, who closed Milan Fashion Week with a show that not only summed up next summer's diaphanous look but perfected it.
09/23/2013 11:10amThe Milan masters displayed their customary discipline, but it was the fresh perspectives of up-and-coming young designers that energized this round of Milan Fashion Week: Uma Wang's hauntingly fresh looks, Fausto Puglisi's vibrant edgy couture and Marco de Vincenzo's romantic optical illusions.
09/23/2013 11:30amA Jane Austen museum said Monday that it has raised enough money to buy the writer's ring back from pop singer Kelly Clarkson.
09/23/2013 12:00pmAlan Jackson, "The Bluegrass Album" (ACR/EMI Nashville)
09/23/2013 12:03pm"The Lowland: A Novel" (Alfred A. Knopf), by Jhumpa Lahiri
09/23/2013 12:08pmThe Nielsen Co. says Sunday's Emmy broadcast scored a one-third audience spike over last year.
09/23/2013 12:58pmChristina Aguilera said a season away from "The Voice" was the break that she needed to get reinvigorated _ for herself, the show and the contestants.
09/23/2013 1:11pmIt may be one of the most boring lines ever _ "Leave a message after the beep." But what if you managed to jazz up your phone's outgoing message with a celebrity?
09/23/2013 1:17pmWonder bread is back almost a year after it vanished from shelves.
09/23/2013 1:35pmTrendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations and allow workers to wear head scarves as part of a settlement of discrimination lawsuits filed in California, lawyers announced Monday.
09/23/2013 1:43pmThe U.S. Postal Service is planning to add soul singer Ray Charles to its "Music Icons Forever" stamp series.
09/23/2013 1:50pmIncreasingly popular bathroom wipes _ pre-moistened towelettes that are often advertised as flushable _ are being blamed for creating clogs and backups in sewer systems around the nation.
09/23/2013 2:09pmDrake, "Nothing Was the Same" (Cash Money)
09/23/2013 2:28pmSome of surfing's biggest names aren't just catching waves. They're also talking about making them.
09/23/2013 2:55pmA defense attorney who once had a roster of celebrity clients and boasted of having tried hundreds of cases in federal court was sentenced there on Monday to life in prison without parole after his conviction on nearly two dozen counts including murder conspiracy and racketeering.
09/23/2013 2:56pmDetroit is famous for its music, from the Motown hits of the 1960s to the cutting-edge punk of Iggy Pop to the rap of Eminem. Little known, though, is that Michigan was also fertile ground for folk music, brought to the region by immigrants in the early 20th century and played in the logging camps, mines and factory towns where they worked.
09/23/2013 4:12pmAn Oscar-winning composer's son was sentenced Monday to at least a quarter-century in prison in the death of his fashion designer girlfriend, capping a saga of a one-hit-wonder father and an aimless son both accused of seriously abusing women.
09/23/2013 4:59pmA legal battle over profits from the only two known photographs of legendary Delta bluesman Robert Johnson _ who is said to have sold his soul to the devil for prowess on the guitar _ now rests with the Mississippi Supreme Court.
09/23/2013 5:00pmFun. guitarist Jack Antonoff says co-writing with Taylor Swift helped him become a better musician.
09/23/2013 5:35pmA suburban New York writer has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for sexually abusing young women he lured from overseas to be his assistant.