News  /  Entertainment  /  Entertainment News  /  stories  / 

Entertainment News

Coates leaves The Atlantic, where he rose to prominence

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:15pm

Ta-Nehisi Coates is leaving his job as a national correspondent for The Atlantic, where he rose to prominence over the past decade.

Fox News says Guilfoyle leaving; may join Trump super PAC

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:08pm

Fox News says host Kimberly Guilfoyle is leaving the network, amid reports that she's about to take on a new role with a super PAC supporting President Donald Trump's agenda.

David Spade: Family coming together after Kate Spade's death

Michael Cidoni Lennox, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:24pm

Just a month after funeral services for his sister-in-law, comic-actor David Spade was back to business, promoting his new movie. But he also offered a few words about his family tragedy.

'Jeopardy!' winner gets probation for sneaking into emails

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:19pm

A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a Michigan college was put on probation Friday for going into the email accounts of professors, administrators and students.

Pop artist Robert Indiana's cause of death 'undetermined'

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:07pm

The state medical examiner was unable to determine the cause of pop artist Robert Indiana's death, but the death was not deemed suspicious, a spokesman said on Friday.

The Latest: Robert Indiana's lawyer frustrated over autopsy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 12:57pm

The Latest on the autopsy of "LOVE" pop artist Robert Indiana (all times local):

Rapper Common goes back to school to help teachers

John Carucci, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:44am

Rapper Common has won three Grammys, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award but a recent visit to a New York City school was "humbling" — mainly because many of the students were too young to know his music.

Smithsonian gallery explores diversity in US lynchings

Luis Alonso Lugo, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:03am

The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery acknowledges that people of color have long been missing in the works it exhibits.

Robin Williams artworks, memorabilia to be auctioned

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:05am

Artworks owned by Robin Williams and memorabilia from his career including autographed scripts, awards and props will be auctioned in the fall.

With singer Mary Gauthier, military veterans find a voice

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:03am

There's a date on Josh Geartz's calendar that the former U.S. Army sergeant has been looking forward to for quite some time.

Statue honoring Chris Cornell to be erected in Seattle

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:03am

The late grunge pioneer Chris Cornell will be remembered in the city where he was born.

Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

Kaweewit Kaewjinda, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:13am

Thailand's military government wants to control how movies portray the ordeal of the young soccer players and their heroic rescue from a flooded cave that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign filmmakers.

Widower wins court battle for estate of 'Thorn Birds' author

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 3:15am

An Australian judge ruled on Friday that best-selling author Colleen McCullough's widower was the sole beneficiary of her estate following a bitter court wrangle.

Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms

Sally Ho, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 10:57pm

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.

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

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 10:31pm

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

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.

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.