Arts and entertainment

Bill Cosby smiles as he departs his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 13, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
April 15, 2018 - 10:39 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyer opened the comedian's sexual assault retrial last week with a blistering attack on accuser Andrea Constand, telling jurors that evidence would show she's nothing more than a con artist who framed the comedian and cashed in with a $3.4 million civil...
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FILE - In this May 15, 2006, file photo, retired Marine Gunnery Sgt. R. Lee Ermey takes a break for a smoke outside New River Air Station's Staff NCO club in Jacksonville, N.C. Ermey, a former marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket," has died. His longtime manager Bill Rogin says he died Sunday morning, April 15, 2018, from pneumonia-related complications. He was 74. (Randy Davey/The Jacksonville Daily News via AP, File)
April 15, 2018 - 10:07 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — R. Lee Ermey, a former Marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket," has died. Ermey's longtime manager Bill Rogin says he died Sunday morning from pneumonia-related complications. He was...
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This image released by Warner Bros. shows Dwayne Johnson in a scene from "Rampage." Johnson’s arcade game-inspired “Rampage” crept past last week’s top film “A Quiet Place” to take the No. 1 spot on the box office charts. (Warner Bros. via AP)
April 15, 2018 - 1:16 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After a wobbly start, Dwayne Johnson muscled his way to a No. 1 opening for "Rampage" — but just barely. Close on its heels was the word-of-mouth sensation "A Quiet Place" in its second week in theaters, and not too far behind that was the Blumhouse horror "Truth or Dare" in a...
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FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2016 file photo, Beyonce, center, and Jay-Z perform during a Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaign rally in Cleveland. Beyonce performed a 2-hour set at Coachella, Saturday, April 14, 2018, paying tribute to the marching bands, the dance troupes and step teams at historically black colleges and universities. Jay-Z also came out for a collaboration.( AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
April 15, 2018 - 11:53 am
INDIO, Calif. (AP) — Beyonce has paid tribute Saturday to historically black colleges and universities and also reunited with Destiny's Child during her headlining performance at Coachella, which was delayed for a year because of her pregnancy. Beyonce performed at two-hour set of her hits in Indio...
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In this Thursday, April 12, 2018, photo, Center for Ray Bradbury Studies director Jonathan Eller points out the location of Gale Crater on the Mars globe, in Indianapolis. The globe presented to Ray Bradbury for his support of NASA's Mariner 9 Mars orbital mission in 1971. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
April 15, 2018 - 11:48 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ray Bradbury won over generations of readers to science fiction with "Fahrenheit 451" and other works during a writing career that spanned much of the 20th Century and produced a mountain of manuscripts, correspondence and memorabilia. That sprawling collection, much of which...
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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, file photo, real estate heir Robert Durst appears in a Los Angeles Superior Court Airport Branch for a pretrial motions hearing in Los Angeles. Three years after Durst's arrest in the fatal shooting of his best friend in Los Angeles, there’s still no trial scheduled. That could change after prosecutors begin presenting evidence Monday, April 16, 2018, to persuade a Superior Court judge that Durst should be tried for murder. (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool, File)
April 15, 2018 - 11:20 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three years after the arrest of New York real estate heir Robert Durst in the fatal shooting of his best friend in Los Angeles, there's still no trial scheduled. That could change after prosecutors begin presenting evidence Monday to persuade a Superior Court judge that Durst...
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Jon Bon Jovi performs during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)
April 15, 2018 - 12:18 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — Bon Jovi reunited onstage with former members for a powerful performance celebrating its admission into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and the late icon Nina Simone was welcomed to the prestigious music club with show-stopping performances from Lauryn Hill and Andra Day. Bon...
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Brittany Howard performs during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)
April 14, 2018 - 10:36 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony (all times local): 10:25 p.m. The Cars have pulled into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The pioneering new wave band, which crafted catchy pop songs into Top 40 hits, was inducted Saturday by Brandon Flowers, lead...
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In this photo provided by David Bergman, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy shakes hands with Jon Bon Jovi during a dinner in Cleveland, on Friday April 13, 2018, the night before the band was to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Murphy issued a proclamation on Saturday April 14, naming the day “Bon Jovi Day” in New Jersey. (David Bergman via AP)
April 14, 2018 - 1:37 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Have a nice day? They did Saturday in New Jersey, where the governor declared it "Bon Jovi Day" in honor of the state's newest Rock & Roll Hall of Famers. Gov. Phil Murphy made the declaration hours before the platinum-selling New Jersey band was to be inducted into the...
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In this rendering provided by the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is the The Living Planet Science Learning Campus expansion in Draper, Utah. The former stage centerpiece of rock band U2's international tour, a 165-foot tall spider-like structure, has found a new home as the backdrop for an aquarium expansion in suburban Salt Lake City. (Loveland Living Planet Aquarium via AP)
April 14, 2018 - 11:37 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A giant metal structure that spent two years touring the world with rock band U2 is finding a new home at an aquarium in suburban Salt Lake City. The massive, four-legged structure towered above the rock behemoths during a world tour from 2009 to 2011. Now, the Loveland Living...
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