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US bishop at royal wedding thought invitation was a prank

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 2:40am

The American bishop whose sermon caused a stir at the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle thought the invitation was a prank.

Miss Nebraska winner of Miss USA competition

Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 11:02pm

Sarah Rose Summers from Nebraska has beaten 50 other women to win the crown at this year's Miss USA competition.

Actress who accused Weinstein needs money to finish film

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 10:18pm

Actress Paz de la Huerta has started a crowdfunding campaign to finish a movie she began making years before she publicly accused Harvey Weinstein of rape.

Miss Nebraska wins Miss USA competition

Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 9:34pm

Sarah Rose Summers from Nebraska beat out 50 other women Monday to win this year's Miss USA competition.

Artist Robert Indiana, known for 'LOVE' series, dies at 89

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:58pm

Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s "LOVE" series, has died at his island home off the coast of Maine. He was 89.

Reactions to the death of speechwriter Richard Goodwin

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 5:32pm

Reaction to the death of presidential speechwriter Richard Goodwin:

Box Office Top 20: 'Deadpool 2' dethrones 'Infinity War'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 4:11pm

The release of "Deadpool 2" this weekend ended "Avengers: Infinity War's" three week stronghold on the top spot at the box office. 20th Century Fox's "Deadpool 2" grossed $125.5 million in its first weekend in theaters, slightly less than the first film's record-breaking $132.4 million launch.

Despite Spotify change, R. Kelly's streams still intact

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 3:54pm

Streaming numbers for R. Kelly have remained intact a week after Spotify announced it had removed the R&B singer's music from its playlists, citing its new policy on hate content and hateful conduct.

Netflix says it has signed Barack and Michelle Obama

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 12:04pm

Barack and Michelle Obama are getting into the television business with Monday's announcement that they had signed a multi-year deal with Netflix.

Report: Markle nephew warned over knife at London nightclub

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 11:54am

Meghan Markle's nephew was given a warning by police after trying to take a knife into a London nightclub, hours after the royal wedding, the Sun newspaper reported Monday.

Popular Greek comedian Harry Klynn dies at age 78

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 11:43am

Greek comedian Harry Klynn, who for decades poked fun at his countrymen and their political leaders, has died at age 78 in his native city of Thessaloniki.

George Stevens Jr. adds history to the film academy library

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 11:34am

American Film Institute founder and Kennedy Center Honors creator George Stevens Jr. is adding another chapter to film history by donating hundreds of items spanning five generations of his family to film academy's Margaret Herrick Library and its archive.

Palace shares family portrait and other royal wedding photos

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 11:18am

Kensington Palace has released three official wedding photographs taken of Prince Harry and the former Meghan Markle shortly after their wedding.

Richard N. Goodwin, White House speech writer, dead at 86

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 10:18am

Richard N. Goodwin, an aide, speechwriter and liberal force for the Kennedys and Lyndon Johnson who helped craft such historic addresses as Robert Kennedy's "ripples of hope" and LBJ's speeches on civil rights and "The Great Society," died Sunday evening at age 86.

Jay and Mark Duplass reveal the secret to their success

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:28am

When the filmmaking Duplass brothers sat down to list their top 10 movies of all time, one cinematic masterpiece didn't make the cut.

'Miles to go before I sleep': Robert Frost museum reopens

Lisa Rathke, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:28am

On a warm June morning in 1922, Robert Frost sat down at his dining room table in southern Vermont and wrote "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening," one of his most famous poems.

Meghan offers insight into her new role as Duchess of Sussex

Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 5:39am

Meghan Markle has offered a glimpse of how she sees her new role as the Duchess of Sussex in two new pages posted on the royal website hours after the former actress married Britain's Prince Harry.

Portuguese director drops out of Israel festival over Gaza

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 12:50am

A Portuguese theater director has cancelled his attendance at a major cultural festival opening in Jerusalem this week over Israel's treatment of the Palestinians.

Winners in the top categories at Billboard Music Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 20th - 10:08pm

A list of winners in the top categories at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, held Sunday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Britain basks in royal wedding afterglow; grave gets bouquet

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 20th - 9:20pm

Unwilling to kiss Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding goodbye just yet, Britain basked Sunday in the scale of the spectacle as major broadcasters kept scenes from the royal nuptials on repeat along with fresh interviews with the bride's dressmaker.