AP - ap.online.headlines.entertainment http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.entertainment News Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:25:12 -0400 Emmy hopefuls play the angles to nab trophies Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:21:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US-TV-Emmys/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-TV-Emmys c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:124a LOS ANGELES (AP) — If it walks like a drama and talks like a drama and yet calls itself a comedy, that's just fine with the Emmy Awards. Accuser of 'X-Men' director seeks case dismissal Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:17:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--X-Men.Director-Sex.Abuse.Lawsuit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--X-Men.Director-Sex.Abuse.Lawsuit c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1445 HONOLULU (AP) — A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit — not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him. Guide on TV's 'Wild West Alaska' pleads guilty Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:20:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--Reality.Show-Hunting.Sentence/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Reality.Show-Hunting.Sentence c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:155a ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A hunting guide who appears on Animal Planet's "Wild West Alaska" television show has pleaded guilty to four misdemeanor hunting or guiding violations, what his attorney calls "paperwork violations." Dominican Republic bans Miley Cyrus concert Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:09:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/08/21/LT-Dominican-Republic-Miley-Cyrus/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_LT-Dominican-Republic-Miley-Cyrus c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:15cf SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Dominican Republic government commission that oversees public performances is banning a Sept. 13 concert by Miley Cyrus on morality grounds. Review: 'Sin City' dives back into a noir abyss Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:11:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/08/21/US--Film.Review-Sin.City.2/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US--Film.Review-Sin.City.2 c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1321 After being clonked over the head in 1944's "Murder, My Sweet," Raymond Chandler's immortal private eye Philip Marlowe wryly narrated the experience of being knocked out: "A black pool opened up at my feet. I jumped in." US inspector finds Beyonce, Jay-Z Cuba trip legal Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:02:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/08/21/CB-Beyonce-Jay-Z-Cuba/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_CB-Beyonce-Jay-Z-Cuba c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:155b HAVANA (AP) — The U.S. Treasury Department's inspector general has determined Jay-Z and Beyonce's fifth-anniversary trip to Cuba last year was legal under rules allowing educational travel to the island. Greek archaeology site sparks intense interest Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:03:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/EU--Greece-Ancient.Tomb/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU--Greece-Ancient.Tomb c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:134c ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists excavating a large burial mound in northern Greece that has captivated the public's imagination have asked politicians and others seeking guided tours of the site to leave them in peace. Bring on the screams: 5 MTV VMA boy band moments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:52:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/08/21/US-Music-MTV-Video-Music-Awards-Boy-Bands/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US-Music-MTV-Video-Music-Awards-Boy-Bands c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1229 Get ready for another potential OMG boy band moment: 5 Seconds of Summer is about to make its debut on the MTV Video Music Awards. Fade to black: Leonard Maltin ending movie guides Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:28:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US-Books-Maltin-Guides/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Books-Maltin-Guides c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:12fe NEW YORK (AP) — The closing credits are rolling for Leonard Maltin's movie guides. Jon Hamm hopes Ferguson will come out stronger Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:29:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/EU--Britain-Jon.Hamm-Ferguson/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU--Britain-Jon.Hamm-Ferguson c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:13ec LONDON (AP) — Jon Hamm, a St. Louis native, says he hopes "cooler heads prevail" in the Missouri city of Ferguson and "people come through it for the better." Vampire Weekend member makes a Broadway play sing Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:36:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--Theater-Rostam.Batmanglij/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Theater-Rostam.Batmanglij c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:124b NEW YORK (AP) — The music playing when you first file into the Cort Theatre to see "This Is Our Youth" is no mere canned, off-the-shelf tune. It's an original by a Grammy Award winner. WALL STREET JOURNAL-BEST SELLERS Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:27:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US-Best-Sellers-Books-WSJ/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Best-Sellers-Books-WSJ c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1535 Best-Selling Books Week Ended August 16th. USA TODAY BEST-SELLERS Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:26:55 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US-Best-Sellers-Books-USAToday/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Best-Sellers-Books-USAToday c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1536 1. "If I Stay" by Gayle Forman (Speak) PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:26:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US-Best-Sellers-Books-PW/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Best-Sellers-Books-PW c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1537 Copyright 5/8/2013 Publishers Weekly. Week ending 8/17/2014, powered by Nielsen Bookscan 5/8/2013 The Nielsen Company. Julianne Hough dances back to 'Dancing' as judge Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:49:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--TV-Dancing-Hough/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--TV-Dancing-Hough c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1281 NEW YORK (AP) — "Dancing With the Stars" says two-time champion Julianne Hough is returning to the ballroom as a judge this season. She will preside alongside Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli. Joel, Wonder, Brooks to receive ASCAP honors Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:59:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--Music-ASCAP.Awards/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Music-ASCAP.Awards c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:12c8 NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder and Garth Brooks are among a list of performers set to receive ASCAP Centennial Awards. 6,500 tickets sold for pipeline opposition concert Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:55:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--Oil.Pipeline-Protest.Concert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Oil.Pipeline-Protest.Concert c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:141a NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — Organizers say nearly all the $50 tickets for a Willie Nelson and Neil Young concert organized by opponents of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline have been sold. Mento performer Joseph 'Powda' Bennett dies at 76 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:16:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/08/21/CB--Jamaica-Obit-Joseph.Bennett/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_CB--Jamaica-Obit-Joseph.Bennett c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:13bc KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaican folk musician Joseph Bennett, who played a rollicking genre of traditional dance music with the long-running Jolly Boys, has died in his Caribbean homeland. He was 76. Amy Winehouse to be commemorated with statue Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:33:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/EU--Britain-Amy.Winehouse/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU--Britain-Amy.Winehouse c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:11e0 LONDON (AP) — Amy Winehouse is to be commemorated with a statue in the London neighborhood where she lived and worked. Serena the singer? Tennis star does karaoke Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:55:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/08/21/US--People-Serena.Williams/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--People-Serena.Williams c9d8ec1afb93944a:-ec04479:1476e422b3d:1114 NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams replaced her tennis racket with a microphone at a karaoke event a week ahead of the U.S. Open.