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LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal battle between an auction house and Emmy organizers seeking to block the trophy's sale. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences filed a lawsuit Wednesday in federal court against...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Emmy Award won by Whitney Houston 30 years ago is the focus of a legal fight. The television academy filed a lawsuit to block an auction house and the late pop star's estate from selling her trophy. According to Wednesday's lawsuit, Emmy statuettes remain...
Flatulence is a key element of "Swiss Army Man ," but the film isn't exactly a comedy. The feature debut of writer-directors Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Quan doesn't really know what it wants to be. There's a running theme of farts and erections, but also one of loneliness and...
NEW YORK (AP) — With the cameras it uses to cover Congress shut off, C-SPAN turned to social media feeds on Wednesday to beam live coverage of the House Democrat's sit-in to demand votes on gun control legislation "No bills, no break," the Democrats chanted in between a...
NEW YORK (AP) — C-SPAN is using social media feeds provided by protesters to televise the House Democrats' gun control sit-in on Wednesday after cameras that usually follow Congress were shut down. Democratic U.S. Reps. Scott Peters and Beto O'Rourke sent live footage of the...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura wants a rehearing after a federal appeals court threw out a $1.8 million jury award to Ventura, who said he was defamed by the late author Chris Kyle in the bestselling book "American Sniper." The Star Tribune ( http://strib...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The TV drama "Vinyl" from Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger isn't getting any more satisfaction from HBO. The premium cable channel said Wednesday it won't bring "Vinyl" back for season two, reversing its previously announced renewal. In a statement, HBO said...
HONOLULU (AP) — Work has finally begun on rebuilding the storied resort where Elvis Presley's character got married in the 1961 film "Blue Hawaii," decades after a major hurricane heavily damaged its buildings and forced its closure. The company redeveloping the Coco Palms...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert will air two weeks of live programs during the Republican and Democratic conventions next month. CBS said Wednesday that Colbert will host the "Late Show" from his usual studio in New York City. The program will have an "on-air presence" in...