Entertainment

Chelsea Handler ending Netflix show to focus on activism

Oct 19, 2017

Chelsea Handler says she is ending her weekly Netflix talk show after two seasons in order to focus on political activism

Russian opposition divided over TV host's presidential bid

Oct 19, 2017

A presidential bid by a celebrity Russian TV host has drawn conflicting reaction from the nation's beleaguered opposition, with some accusing her of playing into the Kremlin hands and others welcoming her bid

George Will's next book takes long view of conservatism

Oct 19, 2017

George Will's next book takes a long view on the conservative movement and the "intellectual vandalism" he believes threatens it now

French actress Danielle Darrieux has died aged 100

Oct 19, 2017

Beloved French actress Danielle Darrieux has died at age 100

Aldridge's double-double leads Spurs by Timberwolves, 107-99

Oct 19, 2017

LaMarcus Aldridge had 25 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs held on for a 107-99 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves while opening the season Wednesday night without leading scorer Kawhi Leonard

Study: Lower-income kids give more time to TV, digital media

Oct 19, 2017

A survey finds that children in lower-income families spend more time watching TV or using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes

Elvis house, Marilyn dresses, JFK radio up for auction

Oct 19, 2017

A house said to be a boyhood home of Elvis Presley and land where he played are part of an upcoming celebrity auction

Court refuses to revive defamation suit against Bill Cosby

Oct 18, 2017

An appeals court has rejected an attempt to revive a Massachusetts defamation lawsuit filed against Bill Cosby by a woman who says he raped her in a Detroit hotel decades ago

FIFA probe: Al-Khelaifi confirms his presence in Switzerland

Oct 18, 2017

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi says he will go to Switzerland next Wednesday to answer questions from Swiss prosecutors investigating the suspected bribery of a top FIFA executive for World Cup broadcasting rights

Former NHL agent Stacey McAlpine charged in fraud case

Oct 18, 2017

Former NHL agent Stacey McAlpine has been charged with fraud in a case involving former Ottawa Senators players Dany Heatley and Chris Phillips