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LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon traveled to Hollywood to enlist its star power in the United Nation's ambitious campaign to end poverty, tackle climate change and promote a fairer more humane world — and he got an enthusiastic response from stars and top...
SYDNEY (AP) — Sydney's iconic Opera House will undergo a sweeping, multimillion-dollar makeover, including a long-awaited upgrade to its much-maligned acoustics, officials said Thursday. The 202 million Australian dollar ($155 million) project is the largest renovation Australia...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The start of production on the new "Star Trek" TV series is a month away and the debut date isn't until next January, but the effort to build fan interest is already in motion — if not at warp speed. Following up a Comic-Con panel in July about "Star...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Kevin James is happy to be back on TV and equally glad to be filming on Long Island, New York, where he grew up. James stars in CBS' new sitcom "Kevin Can Wait" as a police officer whose retirement brings unexpected challenges as he gets closer to...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — One of the hallmarks of the 1980s series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson, is he avoided guns and relied on his wits to disarm or keep the bad guys at bay. MacGyver hasn't changed his outlook in the CBS reboot starring Lucas Till, but that...
Dmitri Hvorostovsky, "War, Peace, Love and Sorrow" (Delos) The opera world was shocked by news last year that Dmitri Hvorostovsky had brain cancer. But the beloved Russian baritone with the velvety voice and phenomenal breath control carried on, canceling some appearances but...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The universe is likely to keep expanding for TV's top-rated comedy, "The Big Bang Theory." With cast contracts up for renewal, CBS Entertainment President Glenn Geller was asked at a TV critics meeting Wednesday whether he's optimistic the show will...
It's happened. Someone has outdone the "Team America" puppet sex scene and even made it look somewhat quaint in comparison. Anyone even vaguely interested in the very R-rated animated film "Sausage Party " has likely heard whispers about the food orgy. Words can't even begin to...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Executive producer Jason Katims said he's still open to revisiting "Parenthood," but just not yet. "I would see picking it up after much time has passed," he said Wednesday following a press event to promote his upcoming CBS medical drama "Pure...