Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of ‘Hamilton,’ says goodbye

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and star of the Broadway smash “Hamilton,” has made a subdued final bow alongside two other departing stars in the showRead More

Man charged over threats that postponed The Band Perry show

SELBYVILLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware police say they’ve arrested one of two men they say made threatening statements at a Delaware welcome center, prompting theRead More

‘Tarzan,’ ‘BFG’ dwarfed by ‘Dory,’ which stays no. 1

“The Legend of Tarzan” and “The BFG” were both dwarfed by “Finding Dory” over the July 4th weekend, as the Pixar sequel led the boxRead More

UConn trustees revoke Bill Cosby’s honorary degree

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — University of Connecticut trustees have revoked an honorary degree awarded to Bill Cosby, saying he engaged in conduct “incongruent” with theRead More

J.K. Rowling reveals American ‘Hogwarts’ is in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) — J.K. Rowling’s latest tale of wizardry will be set atop the mountains in Massachusetts. The second installment in a collection called “MagicRead More

Laila Ali pays tribute to Muhammad Ali during BET Awards

Laila Ali paid tribute to her late father, sports icon Muhammad Ali, during the BET Awards on Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater in LosRead More

BET Awards full of Prince tributes and political moments

  The BET Awards — or “The Prince Tribute Show” — featured emotional and energetic performances from Sheila E., Stevie Wonder and Jennifer Hudson honoringRead More

‘Dory’ overwhelms ‘Independence Day,’ ‘Shallows’ surprises

The “Finding Dory” tidal wave overwhelmed the sputtering sequel “Independence Day: Resurgence,” as the alien-invasion redux was drowned out by the popular Pixar release inRead More

Minnesota judge to hold 2nd hearing in Prince estate case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Prince estate case is headed back to a Minnesota courtroom. A judge will hold a hearing in suburban Minneapolis on MondayRead More

Judge blocks planned sale of Whitney Houston’s Emmy Award

A federal judge blocked the sale of an Emmy Award that Whitney Houston won 30 years ago after it was put on the auction blockRead More