Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Entertainment

Director Oliver Stone reportedly in Iran for movie festival

Iranian media say American director Oliver Stone is in Tehran to attend an international film festival
Published: 04/23/18
Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he's offensive
Published: 04/23/18
Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations
Published: 04/23/18
Report: Autopsies show nothing suspicious in Avicii's death

Report: Autopsies show nothing suspicious in Avicii's death

Sweden's public broadcaster says police in Oman have conducted two autopsies on the body of Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ Avicii, who died Friday at age 28
Published: 04/22/18
'A Quiet Place,' 'Rampage' lead newcomers at box office

'A Quiet Place,' 'Rampage' lead newcomers at box office

"A Quiet Place" and "Rampage" are fighting it out again for the top spot at the domestic box office this weekend and easily beating newcomers like Amy Schumer's "I Feel Pretty" and "Super Troopers 2."
Published: 04/22/18

French performers, politicians decry 'new anti-Semitism'

Actor Gerard Depardieu, singer Charles Aznavour and former President Nicolas Sarkozy are among some 300 well-known French people urging national action in France to counter a "new anti-Semitism" that they blame on rising Islamic radicalism
Published: 04/22/18

Wood from Chevrolet plant going into Detroit-made guitars

General Motors is teaming up with a Detroit guitar company that makes its instruments with reclaimed wood from city buildings
Published: 04/22/18
Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

Actor Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from the "Austin Powers" films, has died at age 49
Published: 04/23/18
Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II marks 92nd birthday with a London concert where she is serenaded by the likes of Sting and Tom Jones
Published: 04/21/18
Roberta Flack leaves Harlem awards show after feeling ill

Roberta Flack leaves Harlem awards show after feeling ill

Roberta Flack is under observation at a Manhattan hospital after cutting short her appearance at Harlem's Apollo Theater because she was not feeling well
Published: 04/21/18