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'Once Upon a Time,' 'Portrait' top AP's 2019 best films list

Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 5th - 11:52am

not to mention the wonderful turns from Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver and a crackling supporting cast.

Timberlake apologizes to wife for ‘strong lapse in judgment’

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 5th - 8:31am

Justin Timberlake has publicly apologized to his actress-wife Jessica Biel days after he was seen holding hands with the co-star of his upcoming movie.

Guns N’ Roses, Maroon 5, Khaled part of pre-Super Bowl shows

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 5th - 8:04am

Guns N’ Roses, Maroon 5, DJ Khaled and DaBaby will bring the heat to Super Bowl week in Miami.

John Hiatt looks back and how he lets the music magic happen

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 5th - 8:03am

John Hiatt wrote his first song at age 11, and knew right away that’s what he wanted to do. It’s not his job; it’s who he is. He’s 67 now.

Classic Blue is Pantone Color Institute’s color of the year

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 4:30pm

In these uneasy times, as we move along to a new decade, the Pantone Color Institute has reached back in time to calming, confident Classic Blue as its color of the year for 2020.

'Star Trek' writer, story editor DC Fontana dead at age 80

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 3:07pm

D.C. Fontana, a writer and story editor for the original “Star Trek” television series and later a contributor to “Star Trek: The Next Generation" and other related projects, has died at age 80.

Chanel celebrates its artisans in glimmering Paris show

Thomas Adamson, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 2:26pm

Chanel brought its itinerant off-season fashion show the “arts and crafts,” with its swath of VIPs including Penelope Cruz and Marion Cotillard, back to home ground in Paris on Wednesday to mark its first collection since Karl Lagerfeld died earlier this year.

Review: Forbidden passion smolders in vivid 'Lady on Fire'

Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 1:47pm

and yet the outside world knows very little about them. Sciamma, who won the best screenplay award for this film at Cannes, seeks to honor these forgotten women.

'The Irishman' named best picture by New York Film Critics

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 12:39pm

The New York Film Critics Circle named “The Irishman” the year's best film on Wednesday, handing Martin Scorsese's mob epic its second such honor in two days.

Lady Gaga to headline pre-Super Bowl concert in Miami

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 9:23am

Lady Gaga is returning to the Super Bowl stage — sort of.

Back for a gig in Stockholm, A$AP Rocky won’t play in prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 6:48am

Sweden’s prison board says U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky won’t be able to perform in the Swedish prison where he was held until convicted of assault in a June street brawl in Stockholm.

Tenor Domingo blames accusations on cultural differences

CiarÁn Giles, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 4th - 5:21am

Plácido Domingo has sought to blame the allegations of sexual harassment against him on cultural differences between countries, adding that there are places nowadays where “one can’t say anything to a woman.”

Five finalists announced for William C. Morris book award

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 10:01pm

Ben Phillippe's “The Field Guide to the North American Teenager” and David Yoon's “Frankly in Love” are among the finalists for the William C. Morris Award, given for young adult books by a debut author.

Review: 'The Aeronauts' doesn't exactly soar, but Jones does

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 4:07pm

even if Amazon has truncated the film's exclusive theatrical release to two weeks before it begins streaming.

In first, Turner Prize for art goes to all 4 finalists

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 2:56pm

The prestigious Turner Prize for art has been awarded to — everyone.

Townshend regrets not staying to mourn after Who stampede

John Carucci, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 1:08pm

Forty years after a stampede left 11 people dead and 23 injured at a Who concert in Cincinnati, Pete Townshend says he’s always regretted not sticking around to deal with the aftermath.

Drake is Spotify’s most-streamed artist of the decade

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 9:53am

Drake is the king of streaming: the rapper has been named Spotify’s most-streamed artist of the decade.

Broadway's Leslie Odom Jr. shows off his songwriting skills

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 9:22am

He’s sung Broadway tunes and he’s done jazz standards. He’s sung Christmas classics and a commercial jingle for Nationwide. Leslie Odom Jr. might be known primarily for singing other people’s music but that’s no longer the case.

Paul Simon and Peter Singer discuss 'The Life You Can Save.'

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 7:18am

Paul Simon, world renowned singer-songwriter, has a lot to say about a book called "The Life You Can Save," and its author, Peter Singer.

Author Milan Kundera has Czech citizenship restored

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 2:59am

Milan Kundera, the Czech-born author of “The Unbearable Lightness of Being” has been given back the citizenship of his homeland that he lost 40 years ago.