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Paul McCartney writing 'It's a Wonderful Life' stage musical

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:07pm

Paul McCartney is writing his first stage musical, an adaptation of the classic movie "It's a Wonderful Life."

Lin-Manuel Miranda joins rally against Puerto Rico governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:05pm

"Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has joined protests in New York demanding the resignation of Puerto Rico's governor.

The Latest: Spacey case sank by accuser's refusal to testify

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:33pm

The Latest on the decision to drop the charge accusing Kevin Spacey of groping a young man in 2016 (all times local):

Prosecutors drop groping case against Kevin Spacey

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 2:36pm

Prosecutors dropped a case Wednesday accusing Kevin Spacey of groping a young man at a resort island bar in 2016 after the accuser refused to testify about a missing cellphone the defense says contains information supporting the actor's claims of innocence.

Prosecutors drop case accusing Kevin Spacey of groping 18-year-old man at Massachusetts resort island bar in 2016

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 2:32pm

Prosecutors drop case accusing Kevin Spacey of groping 18-year-old man at Massachusetts resort island bar in 2016.

R. Kelly doesn't have freedom, money for this legal battle

Don Babwin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:40pm

The difference between R. Kelly's life in 2002 when he was last charged with child sex-related crimes and his arrest last week on even more serious charges was on full display when the R&B singer turned and slowly walked out of court.

Stats show how AOC dominating social media attention

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:19pm

Judging by the social media metrics, it was a big week for the campaign of U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

'Lion King' composer Hans Zimmer finds circle of life

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:04pm

Composer Hans Zimmer can't seem to get away from "The Lion King."

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent to perform at Saudi Arabia concert

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:06pm

Janet Jackson and rappers 50 Cent and Future have been added to the lineup for the Jeddah World Fest, the concert in Saudi Arabia that Nicki Minaj pulled out of after human rights organizations urged the rapper to cancel her appearance.

'The Chain' is a mid-life hit for novelist Adrian McKinty

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:50am

With his novel "The Chain" headed for publishing best-seller lists and summer packing lists, Adrian McKinty can now laugh as he remembers an old and "failed" novel.

TV heaven: 'Modern Family' star to marry 'Bachelorette' star

Marcela Isaza, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:32am

"Modern Family" actress Sarah Hyland and "Bachelorette" alum Wells Adams are engaged.

Ken Ehrlich returns as executive producer of Grammy Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:26am

Ken Ehrlich is returning as executive producer of the 62nd annual Grammy Awards for the last time, capping his 40th anniversary with what's called "music's biggest night."

Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 2:03am

Dust off your Captain Marvel cosplay, San Diego Comic-Con is here.

Luke Combs adds Grand Ole Opry member to list of accolades

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:07pm

Country singer Luke Combs was just 6 years old when his mom and grandmother snuck him into his first concert by hiding him in the backseat of their car so he could go see Vince Gill play at a minor league baseball stadium.

The Latest: Meek Mill's lawyers ask court for new trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 2:15pm

The Latest on Meek Mill hearing (all times local):

'Game of Thrones' reigns with record 32 Emmy nominations

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 2:02pm

HBO's "Game of Thrones" slashed its way to a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations Tuesday for its eighth and final season, leading HBO back to dominance over Netflix, the streaming service that bumped it last year from atop the increasingly crowded television heap.

Facts and Figures about the 71st Emmy Awards nominations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:49pm

Some facts and figures about Tuesday's nominations for the 71st Emmy Awards:

Brosnahan, Chlumsky, Shalhoub reaction to their Emmy noms

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:29pm

Stars react to Tuesday's 71st Primetime Emmy Award nominations:

The Latest: Judge orders R&B singer R. Kelly held in jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:27pm

The Latest on the charges against singer R. Kelly (all times local):

Parsons snub, 'Schitt's Creek' love among Emmy surprises

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 12:17pm

Some Emmy Award nominations seemed like a lock: "Game of Thrones" was going to earn a haul . "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" would still charm voters. The final goodbye to "Veep" would surely end in nominations.