Britain's new princess named Charlotte Elizabeth DianaLONDON (AP) — Britain's newborn princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana — seen as a tribute to Prince William's parents and grandmother.
The princess is the second child of William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge. The baby will be known as Her Royal Highness...
'Gentleman's Guide' creators return to old stomping groundsNEW YORK (AP) — A classroom door opens at New York University and a 20-something student at the piano tries to not seem flustered by the two men who have joined him.
Steven Lutvak and Robert L. Freedman are peeking in to hear how final projects are going for master's candidates at the...
'Star Trek' actress Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85LOS ANGELES (AP) — Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85.
Whitney died of natural causes Friday in her home in the Central California town of Coarsegold, about 50 miles north of Fresno, her son Jonathan Dweck...
'Avengers' sequel is second biggest US opener of all timeLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Avengers are mighty, but not enough to beat themselves. The Marvel and Disney sequel earned a staggering 7.7 million in its debut weekend, making it the second biggest U.S. opening of all time according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
But "Avengers: Age of...
Georgia O'Keeffe flower painting going to NYC auctionNEW YORK (AP) — A Georgia O'Keeffe flower painting that the artist kept for herself is among the highlights of an upcoming auction of American art.
Sotheby's says "White Calla Lily" is estimated to bring million to million at the May 20 sale in New York.
O'Keeffe created the...
British comedian, activist Russell Brand backs Labour PartyLONDON (AP) — British comedian-turned-political activist Russell Brand has changed his mind and is no longer urging people not to vote in Thursday's general election — now he wants them to vote for Labour.
Brand used his YouTube channel Monday to urge his more than 1 million...
Cable, pay-per-view problems leave viewers fighting madNEW YORK (AP) — For some boxing fans, the big fight Saturday night turned out to be between them and their cable companies.
Strong pay-per-view demand for the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight in Las Vegas caused problems for cable and satellite systems, especially when people...
Gaiman, Bechdel among new table hosts at PEN galaNEW YORK (AP) — Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman and Alison Bechdel are among the writers who have agreed to be table hosts at next week's PEN American Center gala after six authors withdrew in protest of an award being given to the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo.
The literary and...
New Orleans wraps up Jazz Fest with raucous performancesNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Raucous performances by New Orleans hometown hero Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews, rocker Lenny Kravitz and rising country star Kacey Musgraves closed out the 2015 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on Sunday.
The seven-day celebration of Louisiana's heritage...
Bruce Jenner in the spotlight for 2 'Kardashians' specialsNEW YORK (AP) — If you didn't hear enough about Bruce Jenner's gender transition during his recent interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer, the E! network wants to fix that.
The network said it will air a two-part "Keeping up With the Kardashians" on Sunday, May 17, and Monday, May 18. The...
Police: No explosives found in car used in Texas attack
GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix as part of an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed... Full story
British comedian, activist Russell Brand backs Labour Party
LONDON (AP) — British comedian-turned-political activist Russell Brand has changed his mind and is no longer urging people not to vote in Thursday's general election — now he wants them to vote for Labour.
Brand used his YouTube... Full story
Famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House campaign
DETROIT (AP) — Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision of the nation as "a place of dreams" where people can thrive when freed from an... Full story
Britain's new princess named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana
LONDON (AP) — Britain's newborn princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana — seen as a tribute to Prince William's parents and grandmother.
The princess is the second child of William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of... Full story
McDonald's to simplify structure, focus on customers
NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook says he's stripping away layers of bureaucracy and increasing accountability so the company can move more nimbly to keep up with changing tastes.
During a 23-minute video message posted... Full story