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  • Broadway theaters keep their lights on amid blizzard warning

    NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway theaters are keeping their doors open — at least for now — as a blizzard bears down on Times Square. The Broadway League says all shows are scheduled to go…

  • Broadway’s ‘Curious Incident of the Dog’ recoups capital

    NEW YORK (AP) — The British have another hit on Broadway: “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.” Producers of the London hit said Monday that the play has recouped its $4.75 million…

  • ‘Jersey Belle’ star writing memoir, planned for fall release

    NEW YORK (AP) — “Jersey Belle” star Jaime Primak Sullivan has more than one way of getting real. Sullivan has a deal with Touchstone for a “hilarious and frank fish-out-of-water memoir” about living in Birmingham,…

  • Book tells of gang-related homicides in black neighborhoods

    “Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America” (Spiegel & Grau), by Jill Leovy The killings of unarmed black men by police in Missouri and New York have dominated recent headlines, but the slayings of…

  • Matthew Reilly writes action-packed ‘Great Zoo of China’

    “The Great Zoo of China” (Gallery), by Matthew Reilly Matthew Reilly takes elements from Michael Crichton’s classic “Jurassic Park” and gives them a high fantasy spin in his latest action masterpiece, “The Great Zoo of…

  • Author of Twitter best-seller working on Silk Road book

    NEW YORK (AP) — The author of a best-seller about Twitter is working on an investigative book about the black market website Silk Road. New York Times columnist Nick Bilton has a deal with Portfolio…

  • Currier museum prepares 1960s, 1970s photorealism exhibition

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s Currier Museum of Art is preparing to open an exhibition on life in the 1960s and 1970s. Titled “Still Life: 1970s Photorealism,” the display will consist of paintings and…

  • Salma Hayek leads Saint Laurent menswear finale

    PARIS (AP) — Fashion royalty Salma Hayek — the Academy Award-nominated wife of the luxury heir François-Henri Pinault — led the front row pack at Saint Laurent, the highlight of the Paris menswear shows on…

  • ‘March: Book Two’ shows all sides of civil rights movement

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A comic book about Martin Luther King Jr. helped bring a young John Lewis into the civil rights movement. Fifty-years later, the Georgia Democratic congressman is hoping graphic novels about his life…

  • WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama celebrates India’s Republic Day

    NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama’s experience at India’s Republic Day celebration may have felt a little like his two presidential inaugurations. He watched the two-hour parade of military hardware, marching bands and elaborately…

  • Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe in Miami

    MIAMI (AP) — Despite being a relative pageant newcomer, Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries. At…

  • Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe in Miami

    MIAMI (AP) — Miss Colombia Paulina Vega, a relative pageant newcomer, has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries at Sunday’s pageant…

  • AP NewsAlert

    MIAMI (AP) — Miss Colombia Paulina Vega crowned Miss Universe; Miss USA Nia Sanchez named runnerup.

  • Sundance Watch: ‘Cobain’ premieres, women talk Hollywood

    PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — The Associated Press is all over the Sundance Film Festival, from its premieres to the Hollywood glitz. Here’s what they’ve seen and heard: ____ AMATEUR PORN SPOTLIGHTED IN ‘HOT GIRLS…

  • Salma Hayek leads Saint Laurent menswear finale

    PARIS (AP) — Fashion royalty Salma Hayek — the Academy Award-nominated wife of the luxury heir François-Henri Pinault — led the front row pack at Saint Laurent, the highlight of the Paris menswear shows on…