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Family band Flatt Lonesome wins 3 at Bluegrass Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:31pm

Family band Flatt Lonesome won three awards at the International Bluegrass Music Awards while the Earls of Leicester were named entertainer of the year for the second consecutive year.

Temple University to honor Tina Fey with media award

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:00pm

Temple University is honoring Tina Fey with a special media award.

6 emerging writers win film academy's Nicholl Fellowships

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 4:01pm

Six emerging screenwriters are getting a boost from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Universal Orlando unveils virtual reality Halloween show

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 4:01pm

As you enter the dark set — an old library from the 1700s filled with ancient artifacts — at Universal Orlando Resort's new Halloween experience, it's obvious you're in for a creepy time.

In Prince estate case, blood relation may be unnecessary

Steve Karnowski, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 3:14pm

A legal wrinkle in Prince's estate case shows you might not have to be a blood relative to inherit some of the late rock superstar's sizable fortune.

Nate Parker unapologetic in '60 Minutes' interview

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 3:04pm

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Nate Parker was unapologetic for a 17-year-old rape case that has surrounded his film, "The Birth of a Nation."

Police called as larger-than-life Hitler appears in Berlin

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 2:45pm

A huge moving image of a laughing Adolf Hitler has prompted a shocked Berlin driver to call police.

Pink Floyd alum Roger Waters slams Trump, Mexican president

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 2:31pm

Former Pink Floyd singer Roger Waters lashed out at Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at the first of three concerts in Mexico City.

Mary J. Blige explains why she sang to Clinton during talk

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 1:25pm

Mary J. Blige said she decided to sing Bruce Springsteen's "American Skin (41 Shots)" to Hillary Clinton during her recent interview because she was trying to get the Democratic presidential nominee to feel and understand the widening frustration among blacks in America over police brutality and similar topics.

AP Exclusive: Fonseca sings with Ringo for Colombia's peace

Sigal Ratner-Arias, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 1:01pm

Colombian singer-songwriter Fonseca wrote and recorded a verse in Spanish for a new version of Ringo Starr's peace anthem "Now The Time Has Come," at the request of the ex-Beatle.

Internet star Grumpy Cat to join a Broadway show _ 'Cats'

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 12:31pm

Life will imitate art — or is it the other way around? — when internet sensation Grumpy Cat joins the cast of the Broadway musical "Cats" on Friday for what will likely be a feline-good moment.

Janet Jackson debuts apparent baby bump in London

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:02am

Months after saying she was planning a family, Janet Jackson has been spotted sporting an apparent baby bump.

'Amanda Knox' pulls back the curtain on a media circus

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:10am

Amanda Knox stares into the camera, coolly contemplating how she became a figure of global fascination.

Ed Harris digs into the mystery of 'Westworld' and loves it

Frazier Moore, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:00am

The anything-goes getaway called Westworld doesn't really exist, and, if it did, you couldn't hope to afford this top-notch pleasure park.

De Kooning painting going on the auction block in the fall

Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:41am

A large painting from one of Willem de Kooning's most productive periods is going on the auction block in the fall. Christie's is offering "Untitled XXV" in New York on Nov. 15, where it believes it could realize around $40 million.

CNN says Lewandowski no longer being paid by Trump campaign

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:31am

CNN said Thursday that its analyst Corey Lewandowski, the former Donald Trump campaign manager, has cut all financial ties to the campaign and is no longer receiving monthly severance payments.

NYC children's museum features election-themed documents

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:40am

The Children's Museum of Manhattan is teaching kids with hands-on political history.

'All My Children' creator Agnes Nixon dies at 93

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:30am

Agnes Nixon, the creative force behind the edgy and enduring TV soap operas "One Life to Live" and "All My Children," has died. She was 93.

'Game of Thrones' books getting a digital enhancement

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:00am

The books that gave us "Game of Thrones" are getting an enhancement for the digital age.

Review: Judith Light is haunting in Neil LaBute play

Jennifer Farrar, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 4:30am

Beware of any mentions of reasons to be happy in Neil LaBute's dark new play, "All The Ways To Say I Love You." Most of them will be quickly snuffed out by subsequent revelations.