Arts and entertainment

September 19, 2017 - 12:31 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Actor James Cromwell has been charged with trespassing for interrupting and denouncing an orca show at SeaWorld in San Diego. The San Diego Union-Tribune ( http://bit.ly/2f6PZ23 ) reported Monday that the misdemeanor charge could mean 90 days in jail or a fine up to $400. Cromwell...
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September 19, 2017 - 12:05 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Spicer says his surprise Emmy Awards appearance was a chance to have some fun, and suggested Tuesday that people who were upset by it were taking things too seriously. Clearly, not everyone was laughing, however. For Emmys host Stephen Colbert, there's also a risk that a joke...
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September 19, 2017 - 12:00 am
Leonardo DiCaprio foundation awards $20M in eco-grants 'Stronger' spawns a friendship for Gyllenhaal and Bauman O'Reilly says his ouster was hit job and business decision Emmys steady in ratings but no Colbert bump; football rules Nielsen's top programs for Sept. 11-17 Fired US Attorney Bharara...
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September 18, 2017 - 10:18 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Walking through a tunnel alongside Billie Jean King at the grounds of the U.S. Open, Emma Stone gasped at the size of its main court. King, of course, was more familiar with the sprawling tennis center in Queens, New York — it's named after her, after all (the stadium itself is named...
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September 18, 2017 - 4:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Conservative commentator Laura Ingraham is joining Fox News Channel's prime-time lineup with a program that pushes Sean Hannity into a direct competition with MSNBC's Rachel Maddow. Her show, "The Ingraham Angle," will air weekdays at 10 p.m. ET starting Oct. 30. The radio talk show...
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September 18, 2017 - 4:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — It started as a fun onstage throwaway line at the Emmy Awards and turned into an unexpected Sunday night flood of attention for the Washington DC public school system. Comedian Dave Chappelle, a DC native and graduate of the District's Duke Ellington School of the Arts, issued a "...
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September 18, 2017 - 4:02 pm
LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week roared into its fourth day on Monday with Christopher Kane showing his signature sexy style, Erdem emphasizing retro glamour and Emilia Wickstead giving modern women outfits meant for dancing, nightlife and fun. In previous days, the spring-summer 2018 womenswear...
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September 18, 2017 - 2:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nielsen company estimated that 11.4 million people watched Sunday's presentation of the Emmy Awards, roughly equivalent to last year's show honoring the year's best in television. Stephen Colbert hosted Sunday's show for CBS. It competed with pro football and the beginning of...
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September 18, 2017 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Emmy statuette depicts a winged woman, and this year's Emmy telecast celebrated a TV season in which women, as never before, were able to soar. Strong roles about strong women abounded. And they were rewarded. The winning drama series and limited series ("The Handmaid's Tale"...
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September 18, 2017 - 1:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Angelina Jolie's "First They Killed My Father" has been named Cambodia's foreign-language submission to the Academy Awards. The Cambodia Oscar Selection Committee announced the choice Monday, calling Jolie's Cambodian genocide drama "cathartic" and hailing it for bringing back...
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