'Moonlight' tops Spirit Awards

Feb 26, 2017

'Moonlight' tops Spirit Awards

Sunday might be dominated by “La La Land,” but Saturday belonged to “Moonlight.” Barry Jenkins’ luminous coming-of-age tale swept Saturday’s Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking home six awards, including best feature. “Moonlight” won every award it was nominated for at the 32nd annual indie ...

French artist spending a week entombed in rock

Feb 26, 2017

French artist spending a week entombed in rock

An artist entombed inside a 12-ton rock for nearly three days has described the experience as like “tripping,” insisting he would stick it out for a week. Speaking through a crack in the limestone boulder late Friday, Abraham Poincheval said he had been buoyed ...

Feb 26, 2017

'Batman vs Superman' and Hillary documentary tie at Razzies

DC Comics’ “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” and a documentary attacking Hillary Clinton tied Saturday at the annual Razzie worst-of film awards, Hollywood’s hall of shame. The rivals won four “Razzies” each for their poor acting, writing and directing, although it was “Batman” ...

Hannity's liberal Fox foil Alan Colmes dead at 66

Feb 24, 2017

Hannity's liberal Fox foil Alan Colmes dead at 66

Alan Colmes, the radio and television host and commentator best known as the amiable liberal foil to the hard-right Sean Hannity on the Fox News Channel, has died. Fox spokeswoman Dana Klinghoffer confirmed his death Thursday. Fox also aired a tribute to Colmes, narrated ...

Ex-teen idol David Cassidy, 66, says he has dementia

Feb 21, 2017

Ex-teen idol David Cassidy, 66, says he has dementia

Former teen idol David Cassidy said on Monday he was suffering from dementia, a day after weekend performances in California in which he forgot his words and appeared to fall off stage raised concern about his health. The former “Partridge Family” singer and actor, ...

Lisa Marie Presley says she's broke after ex asks for money

Feb 19, 2017

Lisa Marie Presley says she's broke after ex asks for money

Lisa Marie Presley describes herself as deeply in debt and just out of a treatment facility in court papers that accuse her estranged fourth husband of having hundreds of inappropriate photographs of children on his computer. Their 8-year-old twin daughters are under the care ...

Dutch creator of Miffy the rabbit dies at 89

Feb 18, 2017

Dutch creator of Miffy the rabbit dies at 89

Dutch artist and illustrator Dick Bruna, creator of the beloved children’s character Miffy the white rabbit, has died at age 89. The author, who penned 124 picture books during a career that spanned six decades, died in his sleep late Thursday in his hometown ...