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Florida Georgia Line respond to police comments

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 4:22pm

Country duo Florida Georgia Line said they meant no disrespect to police when they requested that armed officers not be allowed backstage during music festivals on Friday and Saturday.

Actress who played TV psychic Miss Cleo dies of cancer at 53

Terry Spencer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 3:41pm

The actress who became famous playing the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo, claiming to know callers' futures in ubiquitous TV infomercials and commercials 15 years ago, has died of cancer.

Broadway giant James 'Jimmy' Nederlander dies at 94

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 3:31pm

James M. Nederlander, who took over the fledgling Nederlander Organization from his father and built it into one of the largest producers of live entertainment and a dominant national theater chain that includes nine Broadway houses, has died. He was 94.

HBO didn't renew 'Project Greenlight,' Damon says

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 3:11pm

"Project Greenlight" won't be getting a fifth season on HBO.

Indiana prosecutor to seek death penalty in 'Purge' killings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 2:51pm

A prosecutor said Tuesday that he'll seek the death penalty against an Indianapolis man who he says killed three people in four days in attacks inspired by the horror movie "The Purge."

Documentary turns Disney-loving man with autism into a star

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 2:03pm

Owen Suskind had largely retreated into silence in the years after his autism began to manifest, around age 3. Three painfully mute years later, and after countless rapt hours spent watching Disney animated movies, a word broke through.

Beyonce, Adele, Kanye West earn top nominations at MTV VMAs

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 12:41pm

Beyonce and Adele are the top nominees at the MTV Video Music Awards, where their music videos will compete against Kanye West's controversial "Famous" for video of the year.

Review: In artful documentary 'Gleason,' a hero battles ALS

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:50am

Football star Steve Gleason was known for throwing caution to the wind. He'd launch himself down the field with seemingly no regard for his own well-being.

Fuqua's 'Magnificent Seven' to open Toronto Film Festival

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 10:50am

Lupita Nyong'o, Justin Timberlake, Denzel Washington and Emma Stone are just a few of the stars with films headed to the Toronto International Film Festival this year.

Willie Nelson launches festival; Neil Young, Crow to perform

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:30am

Willie Nelson is launching a new music festival in Pennsylvania this fall, where Neil Young and Sheryl Crow will take the stage.

Rihanna, Metallica set for Global Citizen Festival

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 7:10am

Rihanna, Metallica, Kendrick Lamar, Major Lazer and Selena Gomez will headline the 2016 Global Citizen Festival this fall.

Dr. Dre cited on gun charge following driveway encounter

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 6:51am

Dr. Dre has been cited after a man says the rapper pointed a handgun at him.

UK council investigating employee who insulted Prince George

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 6:30am

The British Council, which promotes British culture and values worldwide, said Tuesday it has started disciplinary procedures against an employee who went on a social media rant against Prince George.

Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Khan has died at 73

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 6:00am

One of Egypt's best-known film directors, Mohammed Khan, whose realism shed light on the country's urban landscape since the 1980s, has died. He was 73.

Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems 'being ridiculous'

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 12:20am

then stirred up Bernie Sanders die-hards with some choice words: "To the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous."

Oak tree seen in 'Shawshank Redemption' is knocked down

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 3:21pm

A tree that became a popular attraction for its role in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" has fallen.

Original Jersey boy Frankie Valli heading back to Broadway

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 2:21pm

The Broadway hit "Jersey Boys" is going to get some competition from an original Jersey boy.

Marni Nixon, voice of classic movie songs, has died at 86

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 12:50pm

Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as "West Side Story," ''The King and I" and "My Fair Lady," has died. She was 86.

Comedian Katt Williams arrested following L.A. hotel dispute

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:40am

Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of battery following a dispute at a Los Angeles hotel.

'Pokemon Go' to be updated with trading capability

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:10am

The head of the company behind "Pokemon Go" says more capabilities for the wildly popular smartphone game are coming, including the ability to trade Pokemon.