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Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 6:00pm

Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump's life is "pathetic" after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain.

Country star Kane Brown countersues producer over contract

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 5:59pm

Country star Kane Brown and Atlanta-based producer Polow Da Don are suing each other in a contract dispute that has both sides claiming they are owed money.

Reality TV star 'Mama June' arrested in Alabama

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 3:51pm

Reality television star June "Mama June" Shannon has been arrested on drug charges in Alabama.

Andre Williams, who co-wrote 'Shake A Tail Feather,' dies

Jeff Karoub, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 11:32am

Andre Williams, an R&B singer and songwriter who co-wrote "Shake A Tail Feather" and performed across musical genres, died. He was 82.

Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 10:24am

Former Democratic National Committee chief Donna Brazile, who was fired by CNN for tipping off the Hillary Clinton campaign about debate topics in 2016, has joined Fox News Channel as a political commentator.

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 9:39am

Country hit-making duo Brooks & Dunn, comedic singer Ray Stevens and industry veteran Jerry Bradley will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame later this year.

'Staircase' documentary prosecutor died of natural causes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 9:10am

An autopsy says natural causes claimed the life of a North Carolina prosecutor found dead at home last year amid attention over "The Staircase" documentary series.

Library opens archive dedicated to rocker Lou Reed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 7:04am

The New York Public Library has opened an archive dedicated to pioneering alternative rock musician Lou Reed.

La Scala returns $3.4 million to Saudi Arabia in debacle

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 18th - 5:24am

Italy's famed La Scala opera house will immediately return 3 million euros ($3.4 million) sent to an escrow account by Saudi Arabia in what Milan's mayor on Monday termed a badly handled fundraising deal. But he did not rule out future dealings with the kingdom despite concerns raised over its human rights record.

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

Lindsey Bahr and John Rogers, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 17th - 6:14pm

Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like "Miserlou" and "Let's Go Trippin'" earned him the title King of the Surf Guitar, has died at age 81.

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

Lindsey Bahr and John Rogers, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 17th - 5:08pm

Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like "Miserlou" and "Let's Go Trippin'" earned him the title King of the Surf Guitar, has died at age 83.

'Captain Marvel' soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 17th - 4:01pm

"Captain Marvel" has continued to dominate the global box office in its second weekend in theaters, leaving newcomers in the dust.

Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 17th - 9:59am

Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro's show didn't air a week after her comments questioning U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar over her wearing a Muslim head covering. No explanation was given.

Austrian town claims tallest bonfire after 3 months' work

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 17th - 5:39am

An Austrian town has burned what organizers says is the world's tallest bonfire, clocking in at 60.646 meters (198.97 feet).

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 16th - 1:59pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Indianapolis Children's Museum removes Michael Jackson items

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 16th - 12:56pm

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis has removed three Michael Jackson items from exhibits after a new documentary renewed allegations of child sexual abuse against the late singer and Gary native.

AP PHOTOS: Masks at heart of Greek Carnival tradition

Petros Giannakouros, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 16th - 8:33am

Springtime in northern Greece is ushered with loud and colorful festivals, many hailing from centuries-old traditions, later tied to the religious calendar.

R. Kelly case poses challenge: Separating artist from anthem

Jeff Karoub, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 16th - 7:53am

When the recordings of the basic track arrived in Detroit from Chicago, Paul Riser Sr. knew it was time to get to work. But the orchestral arranger also knew he had something special to work with.

Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 15th - 5:43pm

As a celebrity stylist, Ali Mandelkorn is usually surrounded by designer duds, so getting back to some of her favorite fashion vibes, vintage and thrift, was a treat.

Hold the cake! Fans honor Ginsburg's birthday with exercise

Jessica Gresko, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 15th - 5:29pm

Wearing workout gear and carrying water bottles, fans of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg celebrated her 86th birthday Friday by exercising in front of the high court.