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'Vicar of Dibley' actress Emma Chambers dies at 53

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 11:25am

British actress Emma Chambers has died at the age of 53.

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.

Russia's Oscar hopeful gains attention as US ties worsen

Kate By Pury, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 8:32am

For the second time in four years, Russian director Andrei Zvyagintsev is on the shortlist for a foreign-film Oscar, this time for "Loveless," a grueling examination of adults' misguided search for satisfaction and the child who suffers from their disappointment.

British comedian Stephen Fry reveals he has prostate cancer

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 7:56am

British comedian and actor Stephen Fry has revealed that he is suffering from prostate cancer.

Finalists announced for Lukas Book Prize

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 6:39am

Stories of immigrants, transient workers and a Wisconsin auto plant are among the nominees for the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize.

Blige, Day, Lafourcade, Common among Oscars music performers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 23rd - 6:04am

The original singers of the year's five Oscar-nominated songs will reprise their performances live on the Oscar stage.

Malaysian rapper's dog video sparks claim of insulting Islam

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:30pm

Malaysian police said a popular ethnic Chinese rapper has been detained over complaints that his latest music video featuring dancers wearing dog masks and performing "obscene" moves insulted Islam and could hurt racial harmony.

New study finds female protagonists decreased in 2017 films

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:16pm

While 2017 may have been the year of "Wonder Woman," but a new study finds that female protagonists were down 5 percent in the year's 100 top-grossing films.

Led by Gigi Hadid, next-gen supermodels fill Milan runways

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 4:14pm

The next generation of supermodels was out in force on the second day of Milan Fashion Week on Thursday.

Michelle Wolf to headline White House correspondents' dinner

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:29pm

The White House Correspondents' Association says comedian Michelle Wolf will entertain at its annual dinner in April.

Janney thought film acclaim eluded her _ then came 'I Tonya'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:42pm

The Academy Awards seem like formality when it comes to the best supporting actress category this year.

Tiffany Haddish to host MTV Movie & TV Awards in June

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:58am

Tiffany Haddish is set to host the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards.