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Pryor statue to stand in his Ill. hometown

May 3, 2015 PEORIA, Ill. — A yearslong effort to honor comedian Richard Pryor with a statue in Peoria is coming to a conclusion and prompting some residents of his hometown to re-examine the comic and his legacy. more »»

'Avengers' assembles huge opening day

May 3, 2015 LOS ANGELES — Iron Man and his superhero pals have bested their own opening day record with "Avengers: Age of Ultron." The $250 million sequel pulled in $84.5 million, topping the $80. more »»

Eric Clapton celebrates 70th birthday by rocking the Garden

May 3, 2015 NEW YORK — It was Eric Clapton’s birthday celebration, but it was the sold-out crowd at Madison Square Garden that got a gift as the guitar god enthralled during a two-hour concert that included som... more »»

Judge sets date for Knight's murder trial

May 1, 2015 LOS ANGELES — A judge on Thursday set a July trial date for a murder case against Marion "Suge" Knight that was filed after the former rap music mogul ran over two men earlier this year. more »»

Global warming doc to close Cannes Festival

May 1, 2015 NEW YORK — The global warming documentary "Ice and Sky" will close out the 68th Cannes Film Festival. The French festival announced the selection Thursday, calling the film "a hymn to save the planet. more »»

Documentary on T-rex discovery leads to pardon request

May 1, 2015 PIERRE, S.D. — Pete Larson has discovered thousands of fossils around the world, co-authored three books and led the team that unearthed the largest and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex ever found. more »»

Hulu will exclusively host 'Seinfeld' episodes

April 30, 2015 NEW YORK — Hulu is giving its viewers nothing to watch, in a big way. The online network has landed exclusive subscription on-demand rights to "Seinfeld. more »»

Chenoweth has no words about co-hosting Tonys

April 30, 2015 NEW YORK — Kristin Chenoweth is being very tightlipped about her upcoming assignment to co-host the Tony Awards. Literally. more »»

‘Destiny’ video game creators seek to atone for missteps

April 30, 2015 LOS ANGELES — The creators of “Destiny” are ready to unleash the wolves. more »»

Jenner on '20/20' was week’s most watched

April 29, 2015 NEW YORK — Bruce Jenner's much-awaited interview on "20/20" lifted the ABC newsmagazine to the week's top spot last week. more »»

'Partridge Family' child star Suzanne Crough dies

April 29, 2015 LAS VEGAS — The youngest daughter on hit 1970s television show "The Partridge Family" has died. more »»

Pop star Mariah Carey makes grand entrance for Vegas show

April 29, 2015 LAS VEGAS — For anyone wondering what to expect from Mariah Carey’s upcoming series of Las Vegas shows at Caesars Palace beyond her 18 number one hit singles, her grand entrance on Monday provided a... more »»

Vegas sets up ‘concentric’ security for Saturday evening’s megafight

April 28, 2015 LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn’t even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the head of the Nevada Athletic Commission started planning security... more »»

John Cameron Mitchell to get a special Tony

April 28, 2015 NEW YORK — John Cameron Mitchell, who co-created the Broadway hit “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” and then played the lead character this spring, will receive the 2015 Special Tony Award. more »»

Mariah Carey to make grand entrance

April 28, 2015 LAS VEGAS — Mariah Carey is getting ready to make a grand entrance to celebrate her Las Vegas Strip debut that will bring her chart-topping hits to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. more »»

‘Black-ish’ creator set to write ‘Good Times’

April 28, 2015 LOS ANGELES — Good times are coming to the big screen. more »»

UK premier defends royals’ right to choose birth hospital

April 27, 2015 LONDON — With Britain’s general election fast approaching, almost anything can become political — even Prince William and his wife Kate’s choice of private medical care for the upcoming birth of... more »»

Winehouse family criticizes ‘misleading’ movie about singer

April 27, 2015 LONDON — The family of Amy Winehouse has criticized a documentary about the late singer that is due to have its premiere at next month’s Cannes Film Festival. more »»

Google executive died in Nepal quake

April 27, 2015 NEW YORK — Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. Google confirmed his death. more »»

Hayek visits Lebanon to launch film ‘The Prophet’

April 27, 2015 BCHARRE, Lebanon — Salma Hayek is in Lebanon, her first visit to her ancestral homeland, to launch “The Prophet,” an animated feature film she co-produced. more »»

Celebs donate $500K scholarships to UNCF

April 26, 2015 ATLANTA — Anthony Anderson can recall when he worried about scrounging up money to pay for the rest of his college tuition, food and housing while attending Howard University. more »»



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