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4 indicted in Florida shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 8:47pm

A Florida grand jury has indicted four men on first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the shooting death of emerging rap star XXXTentacion.

Walter White may appear in 'Better Call Saul,' creator says

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 7:37pm

"Breaking Bad" is gone, but Walter White may be coming back to television.

Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms

Sally Ho, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 6:19pm

Sesame Street is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum — a move that experts say could open the door for other companies to move into the sensitive learning space with possible influence on children.

4 indicted in Florida shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 6:19pm

A Florida grand jury has indicted four men on first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the shooting death of emerging rap star XXXTentacion.

Airman who inspired 'Good Morning, Vietnam' film has died

Ben Finley, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:37pm

Adrian Cronauer, the man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film "Good Morning, Vietnam," has died. He was 79.

Attacking 'hysterical' media a go-to segment at Fox

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:55pm

What do the phrases "blind hatred," ''frothing," ''hysteria," ''meltdown," ''freak-out" and "derangement" have in common? They've all been used by Fox News Channel personalities this week to describe media coverage of President Donald Trump's Helsinki summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Comic-Con programming kicks off with 'The Predator'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:48pm

Actors Sterling K. Brown, Olivia Munn and Keegan-Michael Key have gotten the first day of programming at San Diego Comic-Con off to a lively start Thursday morning with an intense look at "The Predator" sequel.

Comic-Con fans go wild meeting first female 'Doctor Who'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:23pm

Some 6,500 Comic-Con attendees cheered on the 13th "Doctor Who" Jodie Whittaker Thursday in San Diego in her first public appearance since getting the coveted role.

Disney announces new Star Wars 'Clone Wars' episodes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:23pm

Disney says it will release new episodes of the Star Wars animated series "The Clone Wars" on its upcoming streaming platform.

Dax Shepard finds creative fulfillment with new podcast

Alicia Rancilio, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 12:41pm

Dax Shepard acts, writes and directs but his latest creative venture is fulfilling him in ways he didn't expect. He's begun recording podcasts called "Armchair Expert" in a guest house attic on property he owns with his wife, Kristen Bell. New episodes drop Mondays.

Giant statue of bare-chested Jeff Goldblum pops up in London

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 11:53am

Londoners and tourists alike have been bemused to find a giant statue of a bare-chested Jeff Goldblum next to the city's iconic Tower Bridge.

'Brady Bunch' house for sale for nearly $1.9M

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 11:24am

The home featured in the opening and closing scenes of "The Brady Bunch" is for sale for $1.885 million.

The Beatles' 'All You Need Is Love' adapted for picture book

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 6:03am

Two new children's books will add pictures to the words of John Lennon and Paul McCartney.

Chance the Rapper announces Chicagoist purchase in song

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 12:03am

Chance the Rapper says he has purchased the former news website Chicagoist, making the announcement in a new song.

Jay-Z unhappy 'Made in America' leaving Philadelphia parkway

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:04pm

Jay-Z said Wednesday he's disappointed that Philadelphia is booting his annual music festival from the city's grandest boulevard, accusing the mayor of having "zero appreciation for what Made In America has built alongside the phenomenal citizens of this city."

'Big Hunk o' Love' for Elvis could connect 2 distant cities

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:25pm

Elvis Presley's Mississippi hometown could create a tourism partnership with the German city where he lived while serving in the U.S. Army.

Gary Beach, who won a Tony in 'The Producers,' dies at 70

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:53pm

Gary Beach, a Broadway and TV veteran whose portrayal of a truly terrible theater director in Mel Brooks' monster hit "The Producers" won him a Tony Award in 2001, has died, according to his agent, Steven Unger. He was 70.

Russian rarity revived at Bard College

Mike Silverman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:47am

Lonely demon meets beautiful girl and falls in love. Girl is ambivalent. Demon kills off girl's fiance. Girl flees to convent. Demon pursues her. Girl dies and goes to heaven. Demon is condemned to eternal solitude.

'The Dark Knight' returning to IMAX screens in August

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:33am

"The Dark Knight" is returning to the big screen — actually, four of the biggest ones — in celebration of its 10th anniversary.

Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show to be seen on Netflix

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:15am

Put away your wallet — you won't have to pay hundreds of dollars to see Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show.