Van Gogh work fetches over $66 million at New York auctionNEW YORK (AP) — A painting Vincent van Gogh created while briefly working side by side with his friend Paul Gauguin in the south of France brought in .3 million at auction Tuesday.
"The Allee of Alyscamps" was offered at Sotheby's impressionist and modern art sale. The autumnal...
Fonda, Tomlin play it 'fierce' in comedy 'Grace and Frankie'LOS ANGELES (AP) — Age rarely catches a break in pop culture. But when Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin lend their outsized talents to a sitcom, expect something far removed from old-lady cliches and self-negating punchlines.
"Grace and Frankie," the 13-episode Netflix comedy debuting...
Bono and U2 set as sole guests on Friday's 'Tonight Show'NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers have been running into Bono and his band, U2, all over town the past few days.
The group has been taping music and comedy bits to include in their Friday appearance on NBC's "Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," where they'll be the only guests.
Challenged by 'Going Clear,' another test awaits Tom CruiseNEW YORK (AP) — When Janeane Garofalo asked Brad Bird, the director of "Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol," about Tom Cruise at a recent Tribeca Film Festival event, she peppered Bird with allusions to the Scientology documentary "Going Clear." Bird called it "a very inside...
Foxx says anthem performance was not 'a sin against America'LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamie Foxx is defending his national anthem performance at the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight against online criticism.
On "Entertainment Tonight" Tuesday, Foxx says that his earpiece fell off just before he started to sing "The Star-Spangled Banner." He said...
Fans push to preserve Jim Morrison's New Mexico homeALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Fans of Jim Morrison, the late singer for The Doors, are in a push to preserve his childhood home in New Mexico.
A group of fans want his northeast Albuquerque home designated a historical site and placed in a list of tourist attractions in the city, KOAT-TV...
CBS keeps its winning ways with another top-ranked weekNEW YORK (AP) — A slate of CBS dramas and comedies dominated the Nielsen Top 20 last week, lifting CBS to its 10th consecutive win in viewership.
CBS claimed 13 of the Top 20 series, led by the No. 1 show, "NCIS," followed by "NCIS: New Orleans" and "The Big Bang Theory."
ABC had four...
5 paintings missing since WWII returning to GermanyWASHINGTON (AP) — Five paintings missing since World War II are being returned to collections in Germany at the behest of the heirs of their American acquirers.
The paintings, including three won by an American GI in a poker game, were turned over to the German government Tuesday....
Nielsen's top programs for April 27-May 3Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 27-May 3. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
1. "NCIS,"CBS, 14.9 million.
2. "NCIS: New Orleans," CBS, 14.6 million.
3. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 13.9 million.
4. "Dancing with the Stars," ABC, 13.2...
'Ultimate Survival Alaska' personality found dead in AlaskaFAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — An outdoorsman and past character on National Geographic's reality show "Ultimate Survival Alaska" has been found shot dead, and Alaska State Troopers were investigating the case as a homicide.
Officers responded to 69-year-old Jimmy Gojdics' (GAY'-dohs)...
Clinton: Nation needs to fix broken immigration system
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that any immigration overhaul must include a path to "full and equal citizenship," drawing a sharp contrast with Republicans who have promoted... Full story
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1. ISLAMIC STATE GROUP CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY FOR TEXAS ATTACK
But it's unclear whether the extremists actually directed the... Full story
Senate adopts GOP budget targeting 'Obamacare'
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday adopted a GOP budget that paves the way for an assault on President Barack Obama's health care law this summer and a partisan showdown over spending bills this fall.
The Senate passed the... Full story
Texas Muslims on edge amid protests, contest attack
DALLAS (AP) — When an outspoken opponent of radical Islam sought to mock Muhammad in Texas, home to one of the nation's largest Islamic communities, local Muslims were encouraged to ignore her, and they did.
No one protested when... Full story
Obama administration approves first ferry service to Cuba
HAVANA (AP) — The Obama administration approved the first ferry service in decades between the United States and Cuba on Tuesday, potentially opening a new path for the hundreds of thousands of people and hundreds of millions of... Full story