CHICAGO (AP) â€” A Chicago museum chronicling the history of surgery through medical artifacts, paintings and sculptures is planning to open an exhibit later this year on sex-reassignment procedures.
The tall tales and colossal career of Andre the Giant will be told in an upcoming HBO documentary.
LOS ANGELES (AP) â€” The attention-grabbing "Make America Great Again" dress Joy Villa wore at the Grammys appears to have led to a bump in sales for her music.
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Jake Tapper is working on a book that you could call fake news: It's his debut novel.
NEW YORK (AP) â€” CBS has fired newscaster Josh Elliott after being surprised by his live announcement that he'd no longer be working regularly at the network's streaming service.
An uproarious British satire shot during the Brexit referendum drew big laughs at the Berlin film festival Monday, with Sally Potter using a stellar cast for "a light and loving look" at a "broken England". In "The Party", shot entirely in black and white, Kristin Scott Thomas plays Janet, a British MP who has just become health minister and throws an intimate soiree with her husband (Timothy Spall) and closest friends to celebrate. Another friend of the family is an agitated City "wanker banker" from Ireland (Cillian Murphy) who slips away to the toilet as soon as he arrives to snort cocaine and fiddle with the handgun he has hidden in his jacket.
British import and popular television satirist John Oliver is taking out cable news ads in the Washington area to "educate" President Donald Trump on what he needs to know to avoid unnecessary pitfalls. Oliver revealed the move when his HBO show "Last Week Tonight" returned for a new season Sunday, homing in on the Republican president's reported penchant for getting his information from morning television shows. "It might seem like a show of strength to kill the families of terrorists, but according to the Geneva Conventions, it's actually a war crime," says the character.
In an extraordinary moment between the music industry's top female artists, Adele beat Beyonce for three of the top Grammy Awards â€” then said her competitor deserved at least one of them.
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NEW YORK (AP) â€” Princess Diana will be the subject of a four-hour documentary miniseries airing on ABC this August.
LOS ANGELES (AP) â€” Three new openers dominated the box office this weekend â€” each with its own robust audience. The animated "Lego Movie" spinoff "The Lego Batman Movie" topped the charts with $53 million, slightly less than the studio estimates from Sunday, while the "Fifty Shades of Grey" sequel "Fifty Shades Darker" opened in second with $46.6 million.
Los Angeles (AFP) - "The Lego Batman Movie" dominated "Fifty Shades Darker" in a battle of new releases at North American box offices over the weekend, industry data showed on Monday. The Warner Bros spinoff of the "Lego Movie" finished on top with $53 million, against $46.6 million for the second in the steamy franchise based on the novels of E.L. James, box office monitor Exhibitor Relations said.
Is Beyonce too edgy for the music industry? Or do the Grammy Awards suffer from an underlying racial bias? The superstar's failure to win top prizes is vexing her many admirers -- among them the night's big winner Adele.
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Carolina Herrera called it her "white shirt" moment, a celebration of her favorite garment. And the Proenza Schouler label said adieu to New York Fashion Week for now, as it prepares to show in Paris.
Naked women are back in Playboy magazine, ending a year-old ban on the nudity that made the magazine famous. Playboy celebrated the reversal on Twitter and Facebook with the hashtag #NakedIsNormal. The ...
NEW YORK (AP) â€” President Donald Trump managed to avoid questions about hot-button issues facing the White House â€” such as the future of national security adviser Michael Flynn and a North Korean missile launch â€” in a news conference Monday where selected reporters asked non-challenging questions and other, shouted-out inquiries were ignored.
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Pulitzer Prize winners Junot Diaz, Viet Thanh Nguyen and Jane Smiley are among 32 writers contributing to a book of letters responding to the election of President Donald Trump.
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Life is happening fast for Milo Yiannopoulos, who has postponed his book from March to June so he can include the "craziness and rioting" that resulted from his planned appearances at a handful of West Coast campuses earlier this year.
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, the mainstream rap duo that swept the rap Grammys in 2014 and received backlash after besting Kendrick Lamar, didn't submit their latest album for contention at the 2017 Grammy Awards.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) â€” A near fatal stroke couldn't take away the signature baritone of country star Randy Travis, and dozens of his friends, from Garth Brooks to Kenny Rogers, used their voices and his songs to honor the legend.
In all the kinked knots and twists of satin that adorn "Fifty Shades Darker," none is more worthwhile to uncoil than the tangled absurdities of its central dominator, Christian Grey.
LOS ANGELES (AP) â€” George and Amal Clooney may want to share pregnancy notes with Beyonce and Jay Z.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) â€” Rapper DMX gave a group of Philadelphia men advice during a surprise appearance at a homeless support group meeting.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) â€” A war of words has erupted over a concert planned to mark the Summer of Love in San Francisco.