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"Rogue One" director Gareth Edwards has a cameo in the film

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 7:31pm

Director Gareth Edwards says he gave himself a cameo in the "Star Wars" spinoff "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." But, as with most things "Star Wars," Edwards is staying mum on what exactly that entails.

Teyana Taylor advises Kanye on recovery: "Take your time"

John Carucci, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 12:20pm

Teyana Taylor has some practical advice for her mentor Kanye West.

Country artist Granger Smith breaks ribs after stage fall

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 11:50am

Country music artist Granger Smith was able to continue performing after falling from a stage in New Jersey, but was later hospitalized.

Semper (and suffer) Fidel: Artists conflicted about Castro

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 11:41am

As a prominent advocate for human rights, the poet Rose Styron knew well the abuses in Fidel Castro's Cuba and the censorship of artists and publications with dissenting views. But when she and her husband, author William Styron, were invited to meet him in 2000 she didn't hesitate to accept.

Disney teases 28 minutes of 'Star Wars' spinoff 'Rogue One'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 10:40am

The secretive "Star Wars" spinoff movie "Rogue One" just got a little more tangible.

Madonna raises $7.5M for Malawi, slams Trump in Miami show

Kelli Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 5:10am

Madonna kissed Ariana Grande, repeatedly criticized President elect Donald Trump and said she was ashamed to be an American in a magnetic performance in Miami on Friday night where she raised more than $7.5 million for the African nation of Malawi.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 1:30am

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Castro's death celebrations collide with Art Basel Miami

Kelli Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 6:10pm

"Fidel, may you rot in hell." That was the stark message on a mural outside a popular thrift store in Miami's Wynwood neighborhood that had dozens waiting in line to sign their name.

Katt Williams pleads no contest to assault, battery charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 2:51pm

Katt Williams has pleaded no contest to assault and battery charges stemming from an incident with a bodyguard in north Georgia.

Q&A: Sonia Braga plays the role of her life at 66

Sigal Ratner-Arias, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 2:10pm

While female actors are fighting for more and better roles in Hollywood, Sonia Braga got the part of her life at 66 in Kleber Mendonça Filho's "Aquarius".

'La La Land' named best film by New York film critics

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 2:02pm

Damien Chazelle's Los Angeles musical "La La Land" was named best film of the year by the New York Film Critics Circle.

TV's 'Full House' home is staying in the Tanner family

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 1:21pm

The San Francisco home featured in television's "Full House" has sold to the producer who created the show.

Shots fired, but at who? J. Cole's track has people guessing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 12:13pm

A track off J. Cole's forthcoming album has some people playing the guessing game on who he's taking shots at.

Swiss seize 9 relics allegedly stolen from Libya, Palmyra

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 10:02am

The Geneva prosecutor's office has confiscated nine cultural artifacts including a sculpted head of Aphrodite and two bas-reliefs that were allegedly stolen from Yemen, Libya and the site of ancient Palmyra in Syria.

Rapper Kendrick Lamar performs in Miami for Art Basel party

Kelli Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 8:51am

Hot, sticky and sweaty, rapper Kendrick Lamar performed Thursday night inside a spaceship-looking dome on the beach as part of the Art Basel Miami Beach festivities.

Luke Bryan slaps heckler from stage with microphone in hand

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 8:01am

Country star Luke Bryan took care of a heckler without skipping a beat during a concert this week by taking a swing at the man from the stage with his microphone still in hand.

Andrew Sachs, known as Manuel in 'Fawlty Towers,' dies

Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 6:41am

Comic actor Andrew Sachs, known primarily for his role as the well-intentioned but somewhat dim character of Manuel in the 1970s comedy "Fawlty Towers," has died. He was 86 and had been suffering from vascular dementia.

Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher welcome second child

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 10:40pm

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are parents for the second time.

Obama lights National Christmas Tree for final time

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 7:41pm

President Barack Obama on Thursday marked his final time lighting the National Christmas Tree with a wish that Americans will care for the sick, the hungry and the downtrodden this holiday season and treat one another as they would want to be treated.

Shelton, Lambert to headline 2017 Bayou Country Superfest

Chevel Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:22pm

Some of the biggest names in country music will headline the 2017 Bayou Country Superfest, which moves from Louisiana's capital to the Superdome in New Orleans for its eighth year.