Arts and entertainment

August 16, 2017 - 5:08 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — SeaWorld veterinarians in San Diego euthanized one of the entertainment company's last killer whales to come from the wild, marking the third orca death this year at one of its marine parks. The whale named Kasatka died Tuesday evening "surrounded by members of her pod, as well as...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 30, 2017, file photo, Tom Cruise poses during a photocall for the French premiere of "The Mummy" in Paris, France. Production has shut down on “Mission: Impossible 6” due to Cruise’s broken ankle. Paramount Pictures said Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, that production will go on hiatus while Cruise makes a full recovery. Cruise broke his ankle while performing a stunt for the film during its London-based shoot. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)
August 16, 2017 - 2:31 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Production has shut down on "Mission: Impossible 6" due to star Tom Cruise's broken ankle. Paramount Pictures said Wednesday that production will go on hiatus while Cruise makes a full recovery. Cruise broke his ankle while performing a stunt for the film during its London-based...
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FILE - In this Thursday, July 13, 2017, file photo, Queen Latifah arrives at the World Premiere of "Girls Trip" at the Regal L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Queen Latifah will be honored at Diddy’s fourth annual REVOLT music conference in October 2017, where performers include Lauryn Hill and 2 Chainz. Latifah will receive the Icon Award for her accomplishments in music, film, TV and more. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File)
August 16, 2017 - 9:02 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah will be honored at Diddy's fourth annual REVOLT music conference in October, where performers will include Lauryn Hill and 2 Chainz. REVOLT announced Wednesday that the conference will take place Oct. 12-15 in Miami. Latifah will receive the Icon Award for her...
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FILE - This is a Tuesday, June 10, 2014 file photo of weapons from the Game of Thrones are on display at the Waterfront Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland. HBO in Spain has aired, apparently by accident, episode six of the seventh season of the immensely popular series, Game of Thrones, a week ahead of schedule. The episode was available to Spanish subscribers early Tuesday aug. 15, 2017, for about an hour before being removed. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison, File)
August 16, 2017 - 9:01 am
MADRID (AP) — HBO in Spain has aired, apparently by mistake, the sixth episode of Games of Thrones' seventh season a week ahead of schedule. The episode was available to Spanish subscribers early Tuesday for about an hour before being removed. The 71-minute episode is due to be officially available...
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August 16, 2017 - 9:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah will be honored at Diddy's fourth annual REVOLT music conference in October, where performers will include Lauryn Hill and 2 Chainz. REVOLT announced Wednesday that the conference will take place Oct. 12-15 in Miami. Latifah will receive the Icon Award for her...
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August 16, 2017 - 8:53 am
LONDON (AP) — Noel Gallagher will headline a concert in honor of victims of the Manchester Arena bombing, as the venue reopens next month for the first time since the deadly attack. The former Oasis frontman's band High Flying Birds will be joined by The Courteeners, Blossoms and Rick Astley at the...
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This undated photo from Commonplace Books LLC shows Joseph Fink. Harper Perennial and Universal Cable Productions told The Associated Press on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, that a novel and television program is in the works for “Alice Isn’t Dead”, the popular podcast about a truck driver searching for her missing wife. The book will be written by the show’s creator, Fink, who also helped write and create the “Welcome to Night Vale” podcast. (Nina Subin/Commonplace Books LLC via AP)
August 16, 2017 - 8:01 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "Alice Isn't Dead" is taking on new lives. Harper Perennial and Universal Cable Productions told The Associated Press on Wednesday that a novel and television program are in the works for the popular podcast about a truck driver searching for her missing wife. The book will be...
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August 16, 2017 - 8:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "Alice Isn't Dead" is taking on new lives. Harper Perennial and Universal Cable Productions told The Associated Press on Wednesday that a novel and television program are in the works for the popular podcast about a truck driver searching for her missing wife. The book will be...
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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017, file photo, Rihanna arrives at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Calvin Harris, who wrote and produced Rihanna’s hit “We Found Love,” is set to perform at the singer’s charity event on Sept. 14, 2017. Rihanna said Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, that the Scottish DJ-producer will join fellow performer Kendrick Lamar and host Dave Chappelle for her third Diamond Ball. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
August 16, 2017 - 7:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The writer and producer of Rihanna's hit "We Found Love" is set to perform at her charity event in New York next month. Rihanna said Wednesday that Scottish DJ-producer Calvin Harris will join fellow performer Kendrick Lamar and host Dave Chappelle on Sept. 14 for her third Diamond...
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FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2015, file photo, actor Daniel Craig poses for the media as he arrives for the German premiere of the James Bond movie 'Spectre' in Berlin, Germany. Craig announced on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” Aug. 15, 2017, that he would return as the British super spy in 2019's "Bond 25." (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File)
August 16, 2017 - 6:52 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Craig will return for a fifth go-around as James Bond. The actor confirmed reports he would reprise his role as the suave British spy for "Bond 25" during an appearance on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Tuesday night. The announcement is a reversal for Craig, who...
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