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Jason Momoa shaves signature beard to promote recycling

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:57am

"Aquaman" is clean-shaven.

Rapper Kodak Black arrested at border in upstate New York

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:19am

New York state police say rapper Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons charges as he tried to cross from Canada into the United States near Niagara Falls.

In 'Red Joan', Judi Dench gets spy role far from 007's boss

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:11am

Judi Dench is back in the world of espionage — but her latest role is a far cry from James Bond's unflappable spy chief, M.

Heavyweights in world cinema nominated for Cannes' top prize

Thomas Adamson, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 5:49am

Cannes Film Festival organizers announced its 2019 line-up Thursday, pitting leading names in world cinema including Ken Loach and Pedro Almodóvar against each other in competition for the top prize, the Palme d'Or.

The Latest: Temporary church proposed outside Notre Dame

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 4:31am

The Latest on the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris and its aftermath (all times local):

France honors Notre Dame firefighters; protects rose window

Elaine Ganley and Sylvie Corbet Nicolas Vaux-Montagny, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 12:54am

France paid a daylong tribute Thursday to the Paris firefighters who saved Notre Dame Cathedral from collapse, while construction workers rushed to secure an area above one of the church's famed rose-shaped windows and other vulnerable sections of the fire-damaged landmark.

Judge says Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now single

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 7:32pm

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are officially single, though more work is left before the terms of their divorce are final.

Gambler sets another 1-day winnings record on 'Jeopardy!'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 7:14pm

A professional sports gambler from Las Vegas has broken his own single-episode winnings record on "Jeopardy!"

Lindsay Lohan's stepmom pleads guilty to disorderly conduct

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 4:34pm

Lindsay Lohan's stepmother has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct after state police said she tried to commandeer an occupied bus and attacked its driver.

'Bridesmaids' writers Wiig, Mumolo to reunite 8 years later

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 4:01pm

"Bridesmaids" writers Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo are finally reuniting, eight years after their smash hit comedy.

Survivor of Texas tornado describes escape from grass house

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 2:18pm

A survivor of a deadly Texas tornado says he managed to crawl out of a grass house at a Native American historic site before the twister hurled it into the distance with two other people still inside.

Correction: Film-Monty Python-Anniversary story

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 1:32pm

In a story April 17 about (topic), The Associated Press reported erroneously that Michael Palin is 65 and Terry Gilliam is 68. Palin is 75 and Gilliam is 78.

Review: Garfield's the bright spot in a murky 'Silver Lake'

Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 12:17pm

not the comic, the actor. It holds that any performance by Andrew Garfield, on screen or stage, will be worth seeing, no matter the content.

Notre Dame organists itching to play thunderous instrument

Oleg Cetinic, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 11:01am

They literally made Notre Dame tremble and made hearts sing. And they're anxious to do so again.

Both sides want Weinstein hearing closed to media, public

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 10:40am

Both sides in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault case want the media and the public barred from the disgraced movie mogul's next court appearance.

Fox News to host town hall meeting with Amy Klobuchar

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 10:38am

Sen. Amy Klobuchar agreed on Wednesday to become the second Democratic presidential candidate to hold a town hall meeting on Fox News Channel, and others are soon to follow.

Texts: Chicago prosecutor called Smollett 'washed up celeb'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 7:38am

Text messages show the Chicago prosecutor whose office handled the case of "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett told her top deputy that Smollett was a "washed up celeb" who was overcharged.

Monkey Punch, creator of megahit Japan comic Lupin III, dies

Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 1:11am

Cartoonist Monkey Punch, best known as the creator of the Japanese megahit comic series Lupin III, has died at age of 81.

Huerta, Hansberry documentaries among Peabody Award winners

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 16th - 9:32pm

Profiles of activist Dolores Huerta and writer Lorraine Hansberry are among the Peabody Award winners for documentary programs.

Notre Dame an inspiration in film, music and books

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 16th - 3:18pm

The Notre-Dame de Paris, which sustained a devastating fire Monday, has inspired writers, painters and filmmakers for hundreds of years. Here are some notable examples: