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Stats show how AOC dominating social media attention

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:19pm

Judging by social media metrics, it was a big week for 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.

Groundbreaking South African musician Johnny Clegg dies at 66 after fight with pancreatic cancer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 12:00pm

Groundbreaking South African musician Johnny Clegg dies at 66 after fight with pancreatic cancer.

CNN plans to set debate lineup reminiscent of sports

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:43am

The political equivalent to NBA first pick Zion Williamson is unclear, but CNN this week brings the showmanship of sports draft lotteries to the presidential campaign by televising its drawing to set the lineup for the second Democratic debate.

Partial list of nominees for annual Primetime Emmy Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 10:23am

Partial list of nominees for the annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Tuesday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com :

"Game of Thrones" slashes its way to historic 32 Emmy Award nominations, including best drama series

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:45am

"Game of Thrones" slashes its way to historic 32 Emmy Award nominations, including best drama series.

Jay-Z, Blue Ivy, Kendrick Lamar appear on new Beyonce album

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:31am

Beyonce's new album inspired by "The Lion King" features collaborations with husband Jay-Z and daughter Blue Ivy Carter.

The Latest: 'When They See Us' star wept at Emmy nomination

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:28am

The Latest on the Emmy nominations (all times local):