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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...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Matt LeBlanc says he's not sure whether he will be back for more "Top Gear." Speaking to TV critics Wednesday at an annual summer event, LeBlanc said of returning to the heart-pumping car show, "I don't know. I'd like to. There's nothing officially...
NEW YORK (AP) — Grammy-winning singer The Weeknd is donating $250,000 to the Black Lives Matter movement. The singer made the announcement Wednesday, days after donating $38,000 to the University of Toronto to establish an Ethiopian studies program. The parents of The Weeknd,...
Two festivals and the world premiere of an opera that Kurt Vonnegut finished shortly before his death will celebrate the writer's legacy this fall in his hometown, Indianapolis. "Happy Birthday, Wanda June," based on Vonnegut's play by the same name, will be performed for the...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists have made a sinister discovery at the top of a Greek mountain which might corroborate one of the darkest legends of antiquity. Excavations this summer on Mount Lykaion, once worshipped as the birthplace of the god Zeus, uncovered the 3,000-...