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NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, has died at a Southern California hotel, a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area. U2 frontman Bono posted a statement Wednesday on U2's website about Sheehan's death. "We've lost a...
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 18-25. Listings include the week's ranking and viewerships. 1. "Dancing With the Stars" (Monday), ABC, 14.35 million. 2. "Dancing With the Stars" (Tuesday), ABC, 13.49 million. 3. "The Voice" (Tuesday), NBC, 11.56 million...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has delayed a hearing in Suge Knight's robbery case after the former rap music mogul told deputies he was too sick to leave his jail cell. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen says he almost ordered Marion "Suge" Knight forcibly removed from...
NEW YORK (AP) — Like so many other aspiring actresses, Olivia Washington is paying her dues at a small, off-Broadway theater. Unlike so many other aspiring actresses, she's not relying on her famous dad. Washington, one of Denzel Washington's four children, played the shy and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Maher strides into the weekly writers meeting for his HBO show and puts his feet up on the table. His team of scribes, many of whom he's worked with for 22 years, pepper him with ideas and information: the new Republican presidential candidates, the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Danielle Brooks is going from orange to purple — jumping from "Orange Is the New Black" on TV to a Broadway stage in the upcoming "The Color Purple" revival. The actress, who plays Tasha "Taystee" Jefferson on the Netflix series, will play the proud, no-...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Between wrapping "Californication" and the return of "The X-Files," David Duchovny is making a detour to the mind-bending 1960s. In NBC's drama "Aquarius," he plays a Los Angeles police detective whose search for a missing teen leads to a would-be rock star...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's culture ministry says a millennia-old pottery vase in a southern museum has been damaged after a visitor who lost her balance tried to hold onto the exhibit and crashed down with it. A ministry statement says the prehistoric, Minoan-era vase, which...
NEW YORK (AP) — If the Tony Award for best director was handed out on quantity alone, Jeremy Herrin would easily be the winner. He has helmed the double bill stage adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Tudor-era "Wolf Hall" saga and the sheer amount of work the Englishman has done over...