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D.C. duo moves from living room to silver screen

After projecting movies on their apartment wall, two D.C. residents are launching a new movie theater.

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  • D.C. duo moves from living room to silver screen

    WASHINGTON — As Northwest D.C. loses one indie theater with the closing of West End Cinema in Foggy Bottom, another upstart is springing from the concrete in Mt. Pleasant. Suns Cinema, which began with two…

  • Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 5-11

    April 5: Singer Allan Clarke of The Hollies is 73. Actor Max Gail (“Sons and Daughters,” ”Barney Miller”) is 72. Actress Jane Asher is 69. Singer Agnetha Faltskog of Abba is 65. Actor Mitch Pileggi…

  • South African comic Noah will replace Jon Stewart

    NEW YORK (AP) — The choice of South African comic Trevor Noah as Jon Stewart’s replacement on “The Daily Show” advances an intriguing new trend of late-night comic hosts with a more worldly perspective while…

  • AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDT

    NSA: 1 suspect dead after car rams police vehicle at Fort Meade; 2nd man, officer injured FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Two men dressed as women smashed a stolen car into a police vehicle after…

  • Selena’s dad: Mixed feelings about fans marking star’s death

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Twenty years after Selena’s murder, the Latin world will remember “The Queen of Tejano” with concerts, lookalike contests, dances and a massive festival. But her father has mixed feelings about the…

  • No ‘narsisstics': Music festivals ban fans’ selfie sticks

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — You can bring your beach towels and floral headbands, but forget that selfie stick if you’re planning to go to the Coachella or Lollapalooza music festivals. The devices, which grasp cellphones…

  • Irvine Welsh, Joseph O’Neill up for comic-writing prize

    LONDON (AP) — Scottish novelist Irvine Welsh and Irish-American author Joseph O’Neill are among the finalists for a comic-writing award whose prize includes a bottle of champagne and a pig. Welsh’s scabrous “A Decent Ride”…

  • Jay Z, Madonna, Minaj among owners of new streaming service

    NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna, Rihanna, Beyonce and Jay Z are among the A-List musicians who are co-owners of Tidal, a streaming service being billed as the first artist-owned platform for music and video. The…

  • Indians laughing their way through training camp

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians are pitching, hitting, bunting and doing everything else they need to work on for the upcoming season at spring training. And laughing every step of the way. No team seems…

  • Ex-Titans LB Gerald McRath resigns at UNC after DWI arrest

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — A former Tennessee Titans linebacker recently hired as a graduate assistant at North Carolina has resigned after his arrest on a charge of driving while impaired. Gerald McRath said in…

  • Review: In ‘Lambert & Stamp,’ the backstage story of The Who

    The teenage revolution was in full force on the fall 1964 night that Kit Lambert and Chris Stamp stumbled into the Railway Tavern, a London pub where a band called the High Numbers was playing…

  • NBC, Cirque du Soleil bringing ‘The Wiz’ to TV, Broadway

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Wiz” is coming to TV and back to Broadway with productions from NBC and Cirque du Soleil. NBC said Monday it will air a Dec. 3 live production of the…

  • ‘Home’ tops ‘Get Hard’ at box office with $52.1M debut

    The animated alien adventure “Home” landed in first place at the weekend box office. DreamWorks’ latest animated offering featuring the voices of Rihanna, Jim Parsons, Jennifer Lopez and Steve Martin nabbed $52.1 million in its…

  • Shirley Temple memorabilia goes on tour before July auction

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Costumes, toys, photos and autographs from Shirley Temple’s 1930s film career are coming to a city near you. A spokeswoman for the late actress said Monday that a collection of keepsakes…

  • No ‘narsisstics': Music festivals ban fans’ selfie sticks

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — You can bring your beach towels and floral headbands, but forget that selfie stick if you’re planning to go to the Coachella or Lollapalooza music festivals. The devices, which grasp cellphones…