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Winfrey praises Florida students as 'warriors of the light'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 2:50pm

Oprah Winfrey has nothing but praise for the Florida school shooting survivors who have channeled angst into activism, calling them "warriors of the light" and comparing them to civil rights pioneers.

Michelle Obama to release memoir in November

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 1:54pm

Michelle Obama's memoir, one of the most highly anticipated books in recent years, is coming out Nov. 13.

Music icon Marian Anderson to be celebrated in her hometown

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 12:40pm

The late music icon Marian Anderson will be celebrated in her Connecticut hometown on the 121st anniversary of her birth.

George Harrison remembered by fellow Beatle on 75th birthday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 12:22pm

Paul McCartney and George Harrison's widow and son have publicly remembered the late Beatle on what would have been his 75th birthday.

Louisiana rapper YoungBoy arrested in Florida as fugitive

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 11:15am

A 19-year-old Louisiana rapper has been arrested in Florida on a fugitive warrant from Georgia.

Hard Rock casino to flood Atlantic City with live music

Wayne Parry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 10:52am

Atlantic City's newest casino promises to flood the city with live music.

Russia official calls US charges a joke worthy of Jim Carrey

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 25th - 9:12am

A spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman says the U.S. indictment charging 13 Russians with trying to influence the U.S. presidential election is ridiculous enough to be the work of a professional comedian.

Keillor: Relationship with accuser simply 'romantic writing'

Jeff Baenen and Amy Forliti, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 3:05pm

Garrison Keillor described several sexually suggestive emails he exchanged with a former researcher who accused him of sexual misconduct as "romantic writing" that never resulted in a physical relationship, and the radio host rejected the idea that because he was her boss — and the driving force of a hugely popular radio program — it could be sexual harassment.

'Vicar of Dibley' actress Emma Chambers dies at 53

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 1:43pm

British actress Emma Chambers, known for her roles in "The Vicar of Dibley" television series and the romantic comedy "Notting Hill," has died at 53.

Adina Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" wins Berlin's Golden Bear

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 12:57pm

"Touch Me Not," an experimental movie about intimacy from Romanian director Adina Pintilie, won the top Golden Bear prize at the Berlin International Film Festival on Saturday.

Director Adine Pintille's "Touch Me Not" wins the Berlin film festival's top Golden Bear prize

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 12:10pm

Director Adine Pintille's "Touch Me Not" wins the Berlin film festival's top Golden Bear prize.

Man says he kicked Chevy Chase in self-defense in dispute

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 7:58pm

A New York man says he kicked Chevy Chase in self-defense after the comedian climbed into a vehicle and tried to punch him during a profanity-laced traffic dispute.

Nanette Fabray, star of stage, screen and TV, dies at 97

John Rogers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 7:12pm

Nanette Fabray, the vivacious actress, singer and dancer who became a star in Broadway musicals, on television as Sid Caesar's comic foil and in such hit movies as "The Band Wagon," has died at age 97.

Court denies appeal in 'Bachelor' star's fatal accident case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 4:45pm

The Iowa Supreme Court has denied an appeal filed by an Iowa farmer-turned-reality television celebrity charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 4:28pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Versace, Cavalli, Etro, Marras update their design DNA

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 3:54pm

For anyone wanting to unlock the DNA of Milan ready-to-wear, a new museum exhibition surveying three decades of Italian fashion offers some keys.

5 things you probably didn't know about the Oscars

Sandy Cohen and Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 12:48pm

You have a firm grip on this year's Oscar nominees, last year's winners and what host Jimmy Kimmel will undoubtedly joke about (and the best picture award goes to ... oops).

French customs officials find stolen Degas in luggage on bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 11:44am

French customs officers have found an impressionist painting by Edgar Degas stowed on a bus, more than eight years after it was reported stolen.

The language of 'Black Panther'? It's real. Give it a try.

Cara Anna, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 10:18am

Much of what is seen in "Black Panther" is fictional, including the country where the movie is based. But in Wakanda, they do speak a language that is very much real, with distinctive click sounds that had some cast members struggling to speak it.

Trump says he goes to great lengths to hide his bald spot

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 9:36am

President Donald Trump says he goes to great lengths to hide the bald spot revealed in a recent photo.