Entertainment

Topics:
AP/Melinda Sue Gordon
Entertainment

‘Terminator 5’ proves franchise needs terminating

Arnold Schwarzenegger promised ‘I’ll be back,’ but fans should say ‘Hasta la vista, baby.’

Latest

  • Parades, hot dogs, cold beer: America celebrates July 4

    Parades, fireworks, naturalization ceremonies, eating contests and music ushered in the Fourth of July as the United States marked 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday. Here were some highlights of Independence Day celebrations:…

  • NBC returns to NASCAR coverage with Sunday race at Daytona

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — For 29 years, the summer race at Daytona International Speedway was a part of the nation’s birthday. The event was always run on Independence Day, no matter what day of…

  • Diana Douglas, 1st wife of Kirk Douglas, dies at 92

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diana Douglas, the first wife of Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, died Saturday in Los Angeles. She was 92. Douglas died of cancer at a motion picture industry retirement…

  • Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment

    IRAN-NUCLEAR TALKS Draft of sanctions relief at Iran nuclear talks in hand, awaiting senior officials’ sign-off VIENNA (AP) — Diplomats tell The Associated Press that technical experts from six world powers and Iran have drawn…

  • GB Packers tight end Quarless charged with firing a gun

    MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless was arrested Saturday after police said he allegedly fired two shots into the air during an argument outside a Miami Beach parking garage,…

  • Music, cultural celebrations mark July 4th festivities in DC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington is celebrating the Fourth of July with a fife and drum corps, parade and concerts on the National Mall. The capital’s Fourth of July parade kicked off just before noon along…

  • Barry Manilow to headline ‘Capitol Fourth’ concert in DC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Barry Manilow, country group Alabama and KC and the Sunshine Band will perform for the annual “Capitol Fourth” concert on the National Mall with the National Symphony Orchestra. Bradley Whitford, who is…

  • Panama too drops out of Trump’s Miss Universe pageant

    PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump’s comments about immigrants. The Miss Panama Organization and the Telemetro…

  • Benedict XVI is honored for keen devotion to church music

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Benedict XVI, emeritus pope and theologian, reflected on Saturday on classical music as an “encounter with the divine,” saying listening to Mozart helps him experience “very deeply the Lord’s presence.” Benedict’s…

  • Fireworks shoot into Colorado crowd; 9 suffer minor burns

    AVON, Colo. (AP) — Officials say nine people suffered minor burns during an accident at a fireworks show in Colorado. Virginia Egger, the town manager in Avon, says a malfunction caused a fireworks shell to…

  • Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a Republican presidential candidate; Sens. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and Ben Cardin, D-Md.; Reps. Tom Cole,…

  • America ushers in July 4

    UNDATED (AP) — From coast to coast, Americans are celebrating the country’s independence with family gatherings, fireworks, parades and food. Philadelphia started its celebration a little early with the Liberty Block Party on Friday near…

  • This Date In Baseball

    Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA July 5 1904 — The Philadelphia Phillies snapped the New York Giants’ 18-game winning streak with a 6-5 10-inning victory. 1935 — Tony Cuccinello of the Dodgers and his brother Al…

  • This Date In Baseball

    Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA July 5 1904 — The Philadelphia Phillies snapped the New York Giants’ 18-game winning streak with a 6-5 10-inning victory. 1935 — Tony Cuccinello of the Dodgers and his brother Al…

  • Eager eaters weigh-in ahead of NYC July 4 hot dog contest

    NEW YORK (AP) — Contestants have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island’s Nathan’s Famous. Reigning champion Joey Chestnut joined past winners at the weigh-in Friday…

Media Galleries