Entertainment

  • Viewers head to Weather Channel for Hurricane Ian coverage
    NEW YORK -- The Weather Channel reached its biggest audience in five years last week when Hurricane Ian made its destructive landfall in western Florida.The average audience of 3.4 million people last Wednesday was more than any other day for the network since Hurricane Harvey deluged Texas with record amounts... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-04 By DAVID BAUDER AP Media Writer
  • FITE to air upcoming Rugby League World Cup
    TENAFLY, N.J. -- The upcoming Rugby League World Cup will be available in the United States and Canada via pay-per-view on cable and satellite as well as the FITE streaming service. The announcement was made on Tuesday.Besides having the rights to carry the tournament in North America, FITE also holds... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-04 By The Associated Press
  • Jolie details Brad Pitt abuse allegations in court filing
    LOS ANGELES -- A court filing Tuesday from Angelina Jolie alleges that on a 2016 flight, Brad Pitt grabbed her by the head and shook her then choked one of their children and struck another when they tried to defend her.The descriptions of abuse on the private flight came in... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-04 By ANDREW DALTON AP Entertainment Writer
  • Man charged with damaging Scott Joplin House
    ST. LOUIS -- A man was charged Tuesday with breaking into the historic home of ragtime composer Scott Joplin and causing tens of thousands of dollars' worth of damage.Thirty-eight-year-old Kevin Daley-Bey faces one count each of second-degree burglary and first-degree property damage. No attorney is listed for him in online... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-04 By The Associated Press
  • Ringo Starr tour on hold as he recovers from COVID-19
    NEW YORK -- Ringo Starr has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing the former Beatle to cancel several scheduled concerts in Canada with his All Starr Band.Five concert dates from Tuesday to Sunday — in Winnipeg, Manitoba; Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Lethbridge, Alberta; and the British Columbia cities of Abbotsford and Penticton —... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-03 By The Associated Press
  • Acclaimed Native American flute player, hoop dancer has died
    Kevin Locke, an acclaimed Native American flute player, hoop dancer, cultural ambassador and educator, has died in South Dakota at age 68, according to his family. A member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and from the ancestral line of Lakota and Anishinabe, Locke died Friday night after returning to... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-03 By GRETCHEN EHLKE Associated Press
  • Kim Kardashian fined $1 million by SEC over crypto promotion
    The long list of celebrities promoting cryptocurrencies just got shorter. Kim Kardashian is being barred from doing so for three years — and will pay a $1 million fine -- to settle federal charges that she recommended a crypto security to her 330 million Instagram followers without making clear that... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-03
  • New this week: Lena Dunham, Mila Kunis and Charlie Puth
    Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES— Lena Dunham adapts Karen Cushman’s young-adult novel in “Catherine Called Birdy,” a spirited medieval coming-of-age tale about a 14-year-old girl named Birdy (Bella Ramsey) in medieval England. Her... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-03 By The Associated Press
  • Ringo Starr cancels Canadian shows after catching COVID-19
    FILE - Ringo Starr plays as part of a concert celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock in Bethel, N.Y., Friday, Aug. 16, 2019. Starr has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing the former Beatle to cancel several upcoming concerts in Canada with his All Starr Band. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-03 By The Associated Press
  • Tour bus crash injures musician Hardy, 3 others
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A tour bus carrying country music singer and songwriter Hardy and three others was involved in a crash that injured everyone on board.All four people on the bus were treated for “significant injuries” suffered in the crash as they headed home from a Saturday night show in... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2022-10-03 By The Associated Press