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Hillary Rodham Clinton among readers at Mary Oliver tribute

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 7:43pm

The words were by Mary Oliver, the emotions were Hillary Rodham Clinton's and others who came to pay tribute.

Emmys apologizes for wrong photo during memoriam segment

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 5:38pm

The TV Academy is apologizing for using a photo of a living composer instead of the image of the late Andre Previn during an Emmy's memoriam segment.

AP PHOTOS: How the stars shined on Emmy Awards carpet

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:14pm

There was no shortage of color on the carpet at Sunday's Emmy Awards, with television's biggest stars donning everything from eye-popping pinks to gold tones that matched the hardware hand out onstage.

Kanye West attracts thousands to Wyoming for worship service

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:47pm

Kanye West has held an outdoor worship service that attracted thousands of people to the Wyoming city where he owns a ranch.

Sid Haig, who acted in 'House of 1000 Corpses," dies at 80

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:35pm

Sid Haig, the bearded character actor best known as Captain Spaulding in the "House of 1000 Corpses" trilogy, has died.

1 of B.B. King's 'Lucille' guitars sold for $280K at auction

Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:15pm

A guitar given to B.B. King for his 80th birthday has sold for $280,000 at an auction of items from the blues legend's estate.

Opera's Domingo starts US performances amid allegations

Jocelyn Gecker and Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 10:18am

When opera superstar Placido Domingo appeared in Europe last month after being accused of sexual harassment by multiple women, his performances were greeted with rapturous ovations.

Winfrey picks Ta-Nehisi Coates novel for her book club

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:38am

Ta-Nehisi Coates' first novel, "The Water Dancer," has been a long and eventful journey.

Sophia Loren, Valentino receive standing ovation in Milan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:09am

Sophia Loren and Valentino received a standing ovation from a packed house of fashion and Hollywood A-listers during the third edition of the Green Carpet Awards honoring progress toward sustainability.

Motown mogul Berry Gordy announces retirement at 89

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:19am

The Motown mogul who launched the careers of numerous stars like Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross and Michael Jackson has announced his retirement.

Patricia Arquette still in grief after sister Alexis' death

Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 9:59pm

Patricia Arquette is having a "wonderful time" in her acting career, but the Emmy winner said she is still struggling with the death of her sister.

'Game of Thrones' wins best drama series Emmy Award

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 9:01pm

'Game of Thrones' wins best drama series Emmy Award.

'Fleabag' wins best comedy series Emmy Award

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 8:56pm

'Fleabag' wins best comedy series Emmy Award.

'When They See Us' honors real Central Park 5 at Emmys

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 8:54pm

The searing TV series on the plight of the Central Park Five created a memorable Emmy moment Sunday when the five exonerated men stood and were honored at the awards show.

'Believe her': Michelle Williams urges respect for women

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 8:22pm

Michelle Williams said in her Emmy-winning speech that women need to be listened to and fairly compensated for their work.

List of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 7:32pm

Partial list of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com :

Julia Louis-Dreyfus comes short of making Emmy history

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 7:08pm

Julia Louis-Dreyfus has come short of making Emmy history for the most overall acting wins.

Pink and red combos, Hollywood gold on the Emmys carpet

Leanne Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 4:31pm

Julia Louis-Dreyfus stunned in classic Hollywood gold, Zendaya donned an emerald silk gown with a provocative corset top and Kerry Washington went for sparkly black tuxedo pants on the Emmy Awards' purple carpet, where pink-and-red combination looks and glittery chokers were plentiful.

Area 51 festival wraps up in Nevada; Earthlings head home

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 10:33am

The festivals are over and Earthlings from around the globe headed home Sunday after a weekend camping and partying in the dusty Nevada desert and trekking to remote gates of Area 51, a formerly top-secret U.S. military base long the focus of UFO and space alien lore.

'Downton Abbey' overpowers Brad Pitt, Rambo at box office

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 9:46am

Raise your tea cups! The big-screen encore of "Downton Abbey" handily (but very politely) thumped both Brad Pitt's "Ad Astra" and Sylvester Stallone's "Rambo: Last Blood" in theaters over the weekend in one of the more unlikely box-office upsets.