Entertainment

ESPN laying off 100 broadcasters, writers as viewers dwindle

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The sports network has been squeezed by increased rights fees paid to broadcast live events at the same time as millions of cord-cutting TV viewers are abandoning the...Read more

Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73

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Jonathan Demme's publicist said Demme died Wednesday morning in his New York apartment, surrounded by his wife, Joanna, and three children.Read more

Report: Jeff Goldblum signs on for 'Jurassic World' sequel

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Jeff Goldblum is returning to the Jurassic Park franchise.Read more

Beyonce to fund scholarships for women at 4 colleges

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Beyonce is marking the anniversary of her album "Lemonade" by announcing scholarships for women to attend selected colleges.Read more

Disney sets release dates for 'Star Wars', live-action 'Lion King', 'Frozen 2'

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All three films will be released in 2019.Read more

Ex-reality TV star arrested in Phoenix for car theft, drugs

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Police say 31-year-old Jacob Harris had a baggie of Xanax pills and crystal meth in his possession when he was arrestedRead more

Chobani yogurt company sues right-wing radio host Alex Jones

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Greek yogurt giant Chobani filed a lawsuit Monday against right-wing radio host Alex Jones, accusing the conspiracy theorist of publishing false information about the...Read more

Bacterial infection forces Elton John to cancel May shows

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Elton John has cancelled more than a month of upcoming shows after contracting an unusual bacterial infection during a South America tour that left him in intensive care...Read more

Officials: 'Happy Days' star Moran likely died from cancer

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Authorities say former "Happy Days" star Erin Moran likely died from cancer at her southern Indiana home.Read more

Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with day at the horse races

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Britain marked Queen Elizabeth II's 91st birthday on Friday with gun salutes, as the monarch herself enjoyed a family day and a trip to the races.Read more

De Niro to receive honorary fine arts degree from Brown

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Robert De Niro is among six people scheduled to receive honorary degrees at Brown University's commencement exercises.Read more

Sylvia Moy, Motown songwriter and producer, dies at age 78

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Motown songwriter Sylvia Moy, the storied recording studio's first female producer who penned or collaborated on several hits, including Stevie Wonder's "My Cherie Amour...Read more

What's coming (and going) on Netflix for May 2017

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A new month means a new list of shows and movies coming to Netflix.Read more