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Jussie Smollett attorneys' statement: No truth to reports that "Empire" actor played a role in attack on him

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 10:00pm

Jussie Smollett attorneys' statement: No truth to reports that "Empire" actor played a role in attack on him.

Manhole fires force evacuation of NYC theater complex

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 9:17pm

A series of manhole fires in midtown Manhattan on Saturday forced the evacuation of a theater complex where performances of plays including "Jersey Boys" and "Avenue Q" were underway.

Country star Miranda Lambert reveals secret marriage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 4:54pm

Country star Miranda Lambert celebrated Valentine's Day weekend with the announcement that she secretly got married.

Actor William Shatner debuts country songs at Grand Ole Opry

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 3:54pm

Actor William Shatner boldly went where no "Star Trek" captain has gone before when he took the stage for the first time for the Grand Ole Opry radio show to sing from his new album of country songs.

Medical emergency triggers stampede at San Francisco theater

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 12:52pm

Chaos broke out during a performance of the musical "Hamilton" at San Francisco's Orpheum theater Friday night after audience members mistook a medical emergency for a shooting.

Nadav Lapid's 'Synonyms' wins top prize at Berlin Film Fest

Geir Moulson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 12:38pm

Israeli director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," a movie about a young Israeli man who uproots himself to France and is determined to put his homeland behind him, won the Berlin International Film Festival's top Golden Bear award on Saturday.

Director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms" wins Berlin Film Festival's top Golden Bear award

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 12:26pm

Director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms" wins Berlin Film Festival's top Golden Bear award.

Women filmmakers have record showing at Berlin Film Festival

Louise Dixon, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 8:18am

The voice of the female filmmaker was louder than ever at this year's Berlin Film Festival, with seven out of the 17 films in the competition section helmed by women, and female directors from all corners of the globe featured prominently at the festival.

London Fashion Week: Jasper Conran goes for monastic chic

Sylvia Hui and Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:38am

London Fashion Week is picking up pace with Alexa Chung, Jasper Conran and other designers offering catwalk shows Saturday, to be followed by the House of Holland and Simone Rocha.

Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, star of 'Downfall,' dies at 77

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:30am

Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Adolf Hitler cooped up in his Berlin bunker in "Downfall" and an angel in Wim Wenders' "Wings of Desire," has died. He was 77.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:05am

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 5:03pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

The Latest: 21 Savage surrenders on outstanding warrant

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 4:54pm

The Latest on saga involving Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage (all times local):

All Academy Awards categories will air live on Oscars telecast, reversing plan to give 4 honors during commercials

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 4:13pm

All Academy Awards categories will air live on Oscars telecast, reversing plan to give 4 honors during commercials.

Chicago police spokesman: 2 suspects arrested in reported hate crime against black actor Jussie Smollett are also black

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:02pm

Chicago police spokesman: 2 suspects arrested in reported hate crime against black actor Jussie Smollett are also black.

Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 12:25pm

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview posted Friday that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein broached the idea of using the Constitution to oust President Donald Trump, saying the Justice Department official "discussed it with me in the context of thinking about how many other cabinet officials might support such an effort."

APNewsBreak: Allred contacted authorities about R Kelly tape

Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:44am

Attorney Gloria Allred tells The Associated Press she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape recently given to Chicago prosecutors that purportedly shows R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl.

Tichina Arnold finds a new sitcom home in 'The Neighborhood'

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:58am

Tichina Arnold knew as a tot she was meant to perform.

Outtakes: Regina King on white lies, directing and '227'

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:04am

Regina King — who is nominated for her first-ever Academy Award for her work in "If Beale Street Could Talk" — discusses sitting in the director's chair and following up on the promise she made to female filmmakers during her Golden Globes speech in outtakes from a recent interview with The Associated Press. Read the interview here .

The Latest: 2 questioned in Smollett attack now suspects

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 8:54am

The Latest on the attack on 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett (all times local):