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Burt Bacharach cancels 2 concerts to recover from broken arm

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 7:00pm

Burt Bacharach is canceling two September concerts to recover from a broken arm.

Federal judge: Doig didn't create disputed painting

Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 6:10pm

A U.S. judge said Tuesday that a celebrated artist was right when he insisted he didn't paint a work now owned by a retired prison worker, a finding that likely ensures the artwork will now be worth a fraction of the previous estimated value of $10 million or more.

Probe into Fetty Wap video shoot faults school principal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 4:12pm

An investigation into how rapper Fetty Wap was allowed to record a music video that included drug references and a pole dancer in his old New Jersey high school has concluded that the school's principal was solely responsible and should be disciplined, according to a published report.

Autopsy: Boy-band promoter died from heart infection

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 4:10pm

The promoter who helped launch the boy bands 'NSync and the Backstreet Boys and died in federal prison from an infection of the inner lining of the heart.

The Latest: Federal judge says Doig didn't make painting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 2:41pm

The Latest on an art dispute that landed in federal court in Chicago (all times local):

Joseph Fiennes cast in Hulu's take on 'The Handmaid's Tale'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 2:20pm

Joseph Fiennes has been cast in Hulu's adaptation of Margaret Atwood's award-winning novel, "The Handmaid's Tale."

'19 Kids and Counting' co-star pregnant for second time

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 2:20pm

Jessa and Ben Seewald will have another kid to count.

Steven Hill, who played 'Law & Order' DA Schiff, dies at 94

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 2:11pm

Steven Hill, a versatile character actor in theater, films and television who achieved his greatest success late in life as grumpy District Attorney Adam Schiff on TV's long-running "Law & Order," died Tuesday. He was 94.

Amy Schumer hospitalized in Hawaii while shooting movie

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 1:11pm

A visit to Hawaii for most people is relaxing and fun — but not for Amy Schumer.

Counterfeit pain pills likely came to Prince illegally

Amy Forliti and Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 9:11am

The disclosure that some pills found at Prince's Paisley Park home and studio were counterfeit and contained the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl strongly suggests the pills came to the superstar musician illegally.

Jennifer Lawrence tops Forbes list of highest-paid actress

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 9:00am

Jennifer Lawrence is a girl on fire — at least monetarily speaking.

Clinton: Trump health allegations a 'wacky strategy'

Lisa Lerer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 9:43pm

Hillary Clinton pushed back Monday against charges that she's physically unfit for the White House.

Nazi-looted "Adam" and "Eve" paintings to stay in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 9:20pm

A judge has ruled in favor of a Southern California museum in its 10-year legal battle over the ownership of two German Renaissance masterpieces that were seized by the Nazis in World War II.

Counterfeit pain pills likely came to Prince illegally

Amy Forliti and Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 8:30pm

The disclosure that some pills found at Prince's Paisley Park home and studio were counterfeit and contained the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl strongly suggests the pills came to the superstar musician illegally.

Mark Hamill supports terminally ill 'Star Wars' fan

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 4:40pm

"Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill is among those lending his support to a terminally ill fan who wants to see "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" before he dies.

Doherty settles with ex-managers she said mismanaged money

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 3:40pm

Court records show Shannen Doherty has settled a lawsuit against her former business managers, who she accused of leaving her without health insurance and caused a delay in doctors diagnosing her with breast cancer.

Gabby Douglas, Laura Marano join Miss America pageant panel

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 3:11pm

Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas and musician and actress Laura Marano have been added as celebrity judges for the 2017 Miss America competition.

'GMA's' Amy Robach sorry for 'colored people' reference

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 12:52pm

"Good Morning America" co-anchor Amy Robach has apologized for saying "colored people" on Monday's broadcast of the ABC program.

Family home of Louisa May Alcott spared by tornado in town

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 12:40pm

A tornado that briefly touched down in the Massachusetts town of Concord uprooted trees and damaged dozens of houses but spared the family home of author Louisa May Alcott.

Clarification: Holocaust-Drawing Returned story

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 12:00pm

In a story Aug. 18, The Associated Press reported that the National Gallery of Art was returning a drawing to the heirs of a woman forced to sell it before she was deported to a concentration camp in Poland. The story should have made clear that the concentration camp was run by Nazi Germany, which had occupied Poland at the time.