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1st hearing set for Prince's estate in suburban Minneapolis

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 5:50am

Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince's estate.

Dixie Chicks adding 9 more dates to US tour

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 4:30am

The Dixie Chicks are adding more concerts to their U.S. tour that starts this summer.

Dixie Chicks adding 9 more dates to US tour

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 4:20am

The Dixie Chicks are adding more concerts to their U.S. tour that starts this summer.

Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephants

Michelle R. Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 12:22am

The curtain fell a final time for elephants performing at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as the circus ended a practice that enthralled audiences for two centuries but became caught between animal rights activists' concerns and Americans' shifting views.

Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan share in Daytime Emmy award

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:30pm

The team of Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan is going out on top with Emmy gold.

Elephants perform for final time at Ringling Bros.

Michelle R. Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 8:21pm

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus bid farewell to its performing elephants on Sunday, as the show closed its own chapter on a practice that has entertained audiences in America for two centuries but has come under fire by animal rights activists.

Jazz fest's last day finishes soggy, but strong

Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 7:41pm

Wind, rain and a lightning strike beside the stage where Bonnie Raitt was singing didn't stop the soggy last day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival from rollicking to a close.

The Latest: Elephants give final Ringling Bros. performance

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 7:40pm

The Latest on elephants performing for the last time at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (all times local):

The Latest: All sing with Guthrie: 'Alice's Restaurant'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 7:30pm

The Latest on the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival (all times local):

Jack Black surprises cast of Broadway's 'School of Rock'

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 4:11pm

The cast of Broadway's new musical "School of Rock" got the endorsement Sunday of someone they've desperately wanted to impress for months — Jack Black.

Family Guy creator to sing with Boston Pops opening night

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 2:01pm

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane is helping the Boston Pops kick off its spring concert series.

'Jungle Book' rules box office again; 'Civil War' looms

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 1:30pm

Disney's "The Jungle Book" trounced a handful of underperforming new releases to rule the box office for a third consecutive week, while next week's certain champ, "Captain America: Civil War," began setting records overseas.

Recreating hazardous journey to US rings true with actors

John Rogers, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 9:01am

For Julian Sandoval, the play "Shelter" is more than just a story of children flooding into the U.S. by the tens of thousands from Latin America in search of safe sanctuary. It's personal.

Kate's new photos of Princess Charlotte mark 1st birthday

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 1st - 5:00am

Kensington Palace officials have released new photos of Princess Charlotte ahead of her first birthday.

Obama out: President takes last shots at official Washington

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 10:00pm

Even though President Barack Obama and his wife can't wait to get out of the White House, being a lame duck can hurt a guy.

Big Freedia twerking her way to stardom

Chevel Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 5:41pm

Talk about your ups and downs.

Sweden celebrates king's 70th with ABBA's 'Dancing Queen'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 11:50am

Royals from around the world flew in, loyal Swedes lined the streets of Stockholm and the sounds of ABBA's "Dancing Queen" rang out from an army band on Saturday as Sweden celebrated King Carl XVI Gustaf's 70th birthday.

Cowabunga! Ninja Turtles are official NYC ambassadors

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 9:51am

Cowabunga, dudes! The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are New York City's official family ambassadors for 2016.

Bangkok ferris wheel catches fire, but no injuries reported

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 5:10am

The ferris wheel at a newly opened dinosaur theme park in Bangkok caught fire on Saturday, but the park said no one was on it at the time, and no injuries were reported.

President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 11:20pm

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are celebrating International Jazz Day a day early with a concert at the White House.