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Earl Cameron, pioneering British film actor, dies at 102

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 4th - 5:55pm

not just for me but for other Black actors. We had a very hard time getting worthwhile roles.”

UK judge says Amber Heard can be in court for Depp testimony

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 4th - 9:38am

Johnny Depp's lawyers have failed to stop the American actor's ex-wife, Amber Heard, from attending his libel trial against the British tabloid newspaper The Sun until she is called to give evidence.

UK historian quits Cambridge post after slavery remarks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 8:30am

British historian and TV presenter David Starkey relinquished his honorary fellowship at a University of Cambridge college Friday after he drew outrage for his comments about Black people and whether slavery should be considered genocide.

AP Exclusive: Prince Royce gets a wake-up call with COVID-19

Sigal Ratner-Arias, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 8:03am

Bachata singer Prince Royce says he got a wake-up call with a COVID-19 diagnosis and now he wants to try and wake others too.

Top Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan dies at 71

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 10:17pm

Saroj Khan, a top Bollywood choreographer, died of cardiac arrest in a Mumbai hospital early Friday, her family said. She was 71.

Review: A master class by Catherine Deneuve in 'The Truth'

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 6:51pm

a celebrated French actor played by Catherine Deneuve — has seemingly abdicated. “I prefer to have been a bad mother, a bad friend and a good actress,” she says without regret.

Christina Ricci files for divorce from husband of 7 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 5:26pm

Actress Christina Ricci has filed for divorce Thursday from her husband of seven years, and is asking for sole custody of their son.

UK judge rejects tabloid's bid to throw out Depp libel suit

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 4:32am

A British judge on Thursday rejected an attempt by tabloid newspaper The Sun to quash a libel suit from actor Johnny Depp over an article claiming he abused ex-wife Amber Heard.

Prince Harry addresses institutional racism at Diana Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 4:20pm

Prince Harry stressed the need to tackle institutional racism during a speech he recorded for Wednesday's ceremony for the Diana Awards, a charity for young people set up to honor his late mother.

Actor says 'Justice League' director Whedon was 'abusive'

Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 2:36pm

Actor Ray Fisher says director Joss Whedon's behavior was “abusive” on the set of the 2017 film “Justice League.”

Right time to 'get stupid again': Beavis, Butt-Head comeback

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 1:38pm

Beavis and Butt-Head are coming back to TV in a reimagined version of the animated series about a pair of Gen X slackers.

Jay-Z's Made in America festival canceled due to pandemic

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 10:39am

Jay-Z’s annual festival in Philadelphia, Made in America, won’t take place Labor Day weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Fox News fires Ed Henry after sexual misconduct allegation

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 7:25am

Fox News on Wednesday fired daytime news anchor Ed Henry after an investigation of sexual misconduct in the workplace.

UNESCO says logo being used illegally for arts trafficking

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 6:25am

The United Nations' cultural agency has warned that its name and logo are being illegally emblazoned on false documents to facilitate illicit trafficking in African cultural property.

Carl Reiner, beloved creator of ‘Dick Van Dyke Show,’ dies

Mike Stewart, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 30th - 8:05am

Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and straight man to Mel Brooks’ “2000 Year Old Man,” has died. He was 98.

Reports: Carl Reiner, actor, comic and 'Dick van Dyke Show' creator, dies at 98

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 30th - 8:02am

Reports: Carl Reiner, actor, comic and 'Dick van Dyke Show' creator, dies at 98.

Book coming from Dem House counsel on Trump impeachment

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 30th - 6:32am

A former Obama administration official and House counsel who helped draft the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump has a book coming out this summer.

An eventful year for Pulitzer Prize winner Colson Whitehead

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 30th - 6:16am

Even sheltering in place, Colson Whitehead has had an eventful year.

Dr. Dre’s wife of 24 years, Nicole Young, files for divorce

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 29th - 3:25pm

Nicole Young, Dr. Dre's wife of 24 years, has filed for divorce.

Survey finds confusion among public about pandemic news

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 29th - 1:55pm

For a story that has dominated the news during the past four months, a survey out Monday illustrates the difficulty that many Americans have in finding information they can believe about the coronavirus pandemic.