Faith No More marks return with 1st album in 18 years, tourNEW YORK (AP) — Faith No More bassist Bill Gould likes to think of the band's new record as an aging actress.
"Sure, her body's getting a little older, but she's not afraid to show it; she's still sexy," he said during a recent interview in New York City, where the band played two...
The movies that will keep buzzing after CannesCANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival is a grand hierarchy with strictly defined elevations of movies and media access, where films are met by high praise or lowly boos. And so there was a strange fittingness that the scandal of the 68th Cannes Film Festival, where all status...
Fashion's greatest hits, misses on the Cannes red carpetCANNES, France (AP) — Cannes' red carpet can be as kind as it is cruel when it comes to fashion.
For 12 days, major Hollywood actresses such as Marion Cotillard, Emily Blunt, Naomi Watts and Sienna Miller graced the film festival's red carpet in clothes designed by the world's...
Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of 'Aloha' movie titleHONOLULU (AP) — Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of the name of a movie filmed and set in Hawaii, saying that titling it "Aloha" is a disrespectful misappropriation of culture and simplifies a word that's rich with meaning.
The Cameron Crowe film starring Bradley Cooper, Rachel...
Rolling Stones kick off 'Zip Code' stadium tour in San DiegoSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Rolling Stones launched their "Zip Code" North American tour in San Diego on Sunday with more than two hours of music.
In front of a sold-out crowd at Petco Park, the stalwart foursome rocked hit after hit from their 50-year catalog.
Mick Jagger, Keith Richards,...
Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug chargesLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's federal high court Monday ordered drug agents to release a newly elected senator and suspend its extradition proceedings on 20-year-old drug charges related to the TV hit "Orange is the New Black."
It also ordered the withdrawal of armed agents who have...
'Tomorrowland' takes top spot at box office on slow weekendLOS ANGELES (AP) — The future doesn't look so bright for "Tomorrowland."
Disney's expensive fantasy adventure essentially had Memorial Day weekend to itself, and still only pulled in a modest .7 million in its first four days in theaters according to Rentrak estimates on...
Actress Anne Meara, wife of Jerry Stiller, diesLOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85.
Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday. No other details were provided.
The Stiller family released a...
Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, diesLOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died.
Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday. She was 85. No other...
France touts Cannes prizes as vindication for film subsidiesPARIS (AP) — France's president says his country's strong showing at this year's Cannes film festival is no accident — suggesting it's partly thanks to government subsidies.
France has had long dry spells without prizes at Cannes. This year, unusually, five French films were...
Twister kills 13 in Mexico border city; 12 missing in Texas
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A tornado raged through a city on the U.S.-Mexico border Monday, destroying homes, flinging cars like matchsticks and ripping an infant from its mother's arms. At least 13 people were killed, authorities said.
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The Latest: Death toll from Mexico twister climbs to 13
The death toll from the tornado in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Acuna has risen to 13.
Coahuila state spokeswoman Rosario Cano says the number of dead rose with the discovery of more bodies.
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Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at Arlington
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday saluted Americans who died in battle, saying the country must "never stop trying to fully repay them" for their sacrifices. He noted it was the first Memorial Day in 14 years... Full story
Businesses quietly switch to dollar in socialist Venezuela
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — It's still possible to buy a gleaming Ford truck in Venezuela, rent a chic apartment in Caracas, and snag an American Airlines flight to Miami. Just not in the country's official currency.
As the South... Full story
Biden reassures Iraqi prime minister of US support
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden has reassured Iraq's government of U.S. support in the fight against the Islamic State group in a telephone call to Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi.
The call comes a day after the Obama... Full story