Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform

Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform

Google says it will launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 10:31 AM AKDT
Wendy Williams reveals she is living in 'sober house'

Wendy Williams reveals she is living in 'sober house'

Wendy Williams says she's living in a "sober house" because of addiction struggles.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 8:31 AM AKDT
Jerry Lee Lewis cancels shows, is recovering from stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis cancels shows, is recovering from stroke

Rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has been transferred from a hospital to a rehabilitation center following a stroke, but will have to cancel upcoming shows, including his appearance at the New Orleans Jazz Festival.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 7:11 AM AKDT
Egads, Batman! Dubious interns cited in White House report

Egads, Batman! Dubious interns cited in White House report

This year's Economic Report of the President credits an unusual group of interns that includes the alter egos of Batman, Spider-Man and Captain America.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 12:41 PM AKDT
Colbert postpones visit to New Zealand after attack

Colbert postpones visit to New Zealand after attack

Talk show host Stephen Colbert postpones what he had said was to be a surprise visit to New Zealand this week following the terrorist attack there.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 7:31 AM AKDT
Coroner says 'Young and Restless' star died of heart disease

Coroner says 'Young and Restless' star died of heart disease

Officials say "Young and the Restless" star Kristoff St. John died of heart disease, with heavy drinking at the time of his death a contributing factor.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 2:41 PM AKDT
Jay-Z, Dead & Co, the Killers to perform at Woodstock 50

Jay-Z, Dead & Co, the Killers to perform at Woodstock 50

Jay-Z, Dead & Company and the Killers will headline the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Woodstock festival this summer.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 3:11 PM AKDT
Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news

Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news

Facebook says that a service it established last year to provide users with local news has been hindered by cutbacks in the news industry.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 3:21 AM AKDT
Bill O'Reilly book on Trump coming out in fall

Bill O'Reilly book on Trump coming out in fall

Bill O'Reilly's next book will not be about JFK or Abraham Lincoln, but a president he knows well: Donald Trump.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 9:31 AM AKDT
Bernie Torme, guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, dead at 66

Bernie Torme, guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, dead at 66

Bernie Torme, a guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, died a day before his 67th birthday.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 9:31 AM AKDT
Tommy Orange wins PEN/Hemingway Award for debut novel

Tommy Orange wins PEN/Hemingway Award for debut novel

Novelist Tommy Orange keeps winning awards: PEN America announced Tuesday that the author of "There There," the most honored literary debut of 2018, has received the PEN/Hemingway award for best new novel.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 6:11 AM AKDT
James Corden returns to host the 2019 Tony Awards

James Corden returns to host the 2019 Tony Awards

James Corden is returning to host the 73rd annual Tony Awards.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 7:11 AM AKDT
Booksellers association CEO, Oren Teicher, is retiring

Booksellers association CEO, Oren Teicher, is retiring

Longtime head of the American Booksellers Association is retiring: Oren Teicher, who presided over a resurgence of independent stores, is stepping down at the end of the year.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 9:21 AM AKDT
Chicago police union wants federal probe in Smollett case

Chicago police union wants federal probe in Smollett case

The Chicago police union's president alleges that the county's top prosecutor interfered with the probe of "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett before recusing herself and wants the Justice Department to investigate.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 7:31 AM AKDT
Warner Bros.' chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

Warner Bros.' chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara is stepping down after claims that he promised acting roles in exchange for sex.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 9:41 AM AKDT
Berlin zoo shows off new polar bear cub

Berlin zoo shows off new polar bear cub

The Berlin Tierpark zoo is showing off its new polar bear cub, a three-month-old with a cuteness and playfulness that could make her the German capital's next animal celebrity.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 4:11 AM AKDT
Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

Fox News says it has hired Donna Brazile as a political analyst, more than two years after she was let go from CNN after sharing debate topics.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 8:31 AM AKDT
Anderson Cooper has a 2-book deal, first expected in 2022

Anderson Cooper has a 2-book deal, first expected in 2022

Anderson Cooper has a two-book deal and plans to collaborate with historian-novelist Katherine Howe.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 3:11 AM AKDT
Filmmaker David Lynch teaching a class on creativity

Filmmaker David Lynch teaching a class on creativity

David Lynch wants to teach you about filmmaking and creativity in a new MasterClass.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 3:11 AM AKDT
Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

Hit-making duo Brooks & Dunn, comedic singer Ray Stevens and industry veteran Jerry Bradley will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame later this year.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 7:41 AM AKDT
Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump's life is "pathetic" after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 4:01 PM AKDT
Country star Kane Brown countersues producer over contract

Country star Kane Brown countersues producer over contract

Country star Kane Brown countersues producer who he says has cost him millions with a lopsided contract.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 4:01 PM AKDT
Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

The stars of the gridiron will meet the stars of Music City when the NFL Draft comes to Nashville, Tennessee, in April.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 11:51 AM AKDT
Library opens archive dedicated to rocker Lou Reed

Library opens archive dedicated to rocker Lou Reed

The New York Public Library has opened an archive dedicated to pioneering alternative rock musician Lou Reed.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 5:11 AM AKDT
Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro's show didn't air a week after her comments questioning U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar over her wearing a Muslim head covering.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 8:01 AM AKDT
Man linked to largest art heist in history freed from prison

Man linked to largest art heist in history freed from prison

An elderly reputed Connecticut mobster who federal authorities believe is the last person alive with information about the largest art heist in history has been released from prison and is criticizing federal officials.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 11:51 AM AKDT
Andre Williams, who co-wrote 'Shake A Tail Feather,' dies

Andre Williams, who co-wrote 'Shake A Tail Feather,' dies

Andre Williams, an R&B singer and songwriter who co-wrote "Shake A Tail Feather" and performed across musical genres, has died at 82.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 9:41 AM AKDT
Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

The man who earned the title King of the Surf Guitar has died at age 81.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 4:21 PM AKDT
'Captain Marvel' soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend

'Captain Marvel' soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend

'Captain Marvel' soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 7:51 AM AKDT
La Scala returns $3.4 million to Saudi Arabia in debacle

La Scala returns $3.4 million to Saudi Arabia in debacle

Directors of Italy's premier opera house, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, were meeting to decide whether to accept controversial funding from Saudi Arabia.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 3:31 AM AKDT
Austrian town claims tallest bonfire after 3 months' work

Austrian town claims tallest bonfire after 3 months' work

An Austrian town has burned what organizers says is the world's tallest bonfire, clocking in at 60.646 meters (198.97 feet).

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 3:41 AM AKDT
Indianapolis Children's Museum removes Michael Jackson items

Indianapolis Children's Museum removes Michael Jackson items

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis has removed three Michael Jackson items from exhibits after a new documentary renewed allegations of child sexual abuse against the late singer and Gary native.

Saturday, March 16th 2019, 11:01 AM AKDT
Tyson will return to TV after sex misconduct probe

Tyson will return to TV after sex misconduct probe

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to the air on two TV shows that had been put on hold for a sexual misconduct investigation.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 3:01 PM AKDT
James Gunn rehired to direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3'

James Gunn rehired to direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3'

Months after being fired over old tweets, James Gunn has been rehired as director of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 10:41 AM AKDT
Judge allows courtroom cameras for trial of R. Kelly

Judge allows courtroom cameras for trial of R. Kelly

A request by media organizations to have cameras allowed in the courtroom for R&B star R. Kelly's case is about to come before a judge.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 8:41 PM AKDT
W.S. Merwin, prize-winning poet of nature, dies at 91

W.S. Merwin, prize-winning poet of nature, dies at 91

W.S. Merwin, a prolific and versatile master of modern poetry who evolved through a wide range of styles as he celebrated nature, condemned war and industrialism and reached for the elusive past, has died.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 1:21 PM AKDT
Where eagles flirt: A DC tale of love, loss and raccoons

Where eagles flirt: A DC tale of love, loss and raccoons

It's a tale with everything you'd need for a bald eagle soap opera: star-crossed lovers, a stable relationship threatened by younger suitors, pregnancy and loss, and a hungry raccoon.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 4:31 AM AKDT
Golden Globe Awards to kick off awards season on Jan. 5

Golden Globe Awards to kick off awards season on Jan. 5

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association says it has chosen a date for next year's Golden Globe Awards.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 11:21 AM AKDT
Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, 'Miserlou' composer, is dead

The man who earned the title King of the Surf Guitar has died at age 81.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 3:11 PM AKDT
Hold the cake! Fans honor Ginsburg's birthday with exercise

Hold the cake! Fans honor Ginsburg's birthday with exercise

Fans of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg celebrate her 86th birthday by exercising in front of the Supreme Court.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 3:31 PM AKDT
Recovered de Kooning painting back in the spotlight

Recovered de Kooning painting back in the spotlight

More than 30 years after it was stolen from an Arizona museum, a Willem de Kooning painting worth millions of dollars is on display back where it all began.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 10:11 AM AKDT
Admissions scandal unfolds amid cynicism about moral values

Admissions scandal unfolds amid cynicism about moral values

The college-admissions bribery scheme revealed this week by federal prosecutors coincides with increasing cynicism about U.S. moral values.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 9:31 PM AKDT
Zadie Smith, Anna Burns among winners of critics prizes

Zadie Smith, Anna Burns among winners of critics prizes

Anna Burns' "Milkman," winner last fall of the Man Booker Prize, has been awarded the National Book Critics Circle prize for fiction.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 4:31 PM AKDT
Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

Janelle Monae's stylist, Ali Mandelkorn, goes thrifting for a cause.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 1:11 PM AKDT
Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

Celebrity stylist Ali Mandelkorn goes thrifting for a cause

Janelle Monae's stylist, Ali Mandelkorn, goes thrifting for a cause.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 3:51 PM AKDT
YouTube star Lilly Singh to host NBC late-night show

YouTube star Lilly Singh to host NBC late-night show

NBC is shaking up late-night TV, giving Carson Daly's slot to a woman of color who's a star on YouTube.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 5:21 PM AKDT
Students target colleges in lawsuit over bribery scheme

Students target colleges in lawsuit over bribery scheme

Two college students have filed a lawsuit against the University of Southern California, Yale University and other colleges where prosecutors say parents paid bribes to ensure their children's admission.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 6:42 AM AKDT
The Latest: Judge allows courtroom cameras in R. Kelly case

The Latest: Judge allows courtroom cameras in R. Kelly case

A judge says cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during R. Kelly's sexual abuse trial and pretrial hearings.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 10:41 AM AKDT
Mosque attacks spark outrage, fuel concern over Islamophobia

Mosque attacks spark outrage, fuel concern over Islamophobia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch calling it the "latest example of rising racism and Islamophobia.".

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 11:31 PM AKDT
Netflix cancels 'One Day at a Time' reboot after 3 seasons

Netflix cancels 'One Day at a Time' reboot after 3 seasons

Netflix is canceling "One Day at a Time" after three seasons.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 3:51 PM AKDT
Colton Underwood chases Cassie Randolph and chooses privacy

Colton Underwood chases Cassie Randolph and chooses privacy

This season of "The Bachelor" starring Colton Underwood turned into the hunted becoming the hunter, when front-runner Cassie Randolph took herself out of the running.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 10:51 AM AKDT
R. Kelly sex tapes: from duffel bag to national circulation

R. Kelly sex tapes: from duffel bag to national circulation

Sex videos like those that have been integral to the criminal cases against R. Kelly have been circulating across the nation for years.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 9:01 PM AKDT
'Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

'Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

A New York appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 8:11 AM AKDT
Executive gave tip that launched admissions bribery case

Executive gave tip that launched admissions bribery case

Authorities began investigating the wide-ranging college admissions scandal after receiving a tip from an executive who prosecutors were targeting in a securities fraud probe.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 8:51 AM AKDT
Institute founded by Sanders' wife, son is shutting down

Institute founded by Sanders' wife, son is shutting down

Think tank founded by Bernie Sanders' wife and son suspends operations to avoid 'an appearance of impropriety'.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 1:21 PM AKDT
The Latest: Iranian minister says bigotry led to attack

The Latest: Iranian minister says bigotry led to attack

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned the attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch calling it the "latest example of rising racism and Islamophobia.".

Friday, March 15th 2019, 12:01 AM AKDT
Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about attack

Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about attack

A judge is expected to be assigned to Jussie Smollett's disorderly conduct case when the 'Empire' actor returns to court Thursday.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 8:51 PM AKDT
Latest: Georgetown: Only discussed athletic record with URI

Latest: Georgetown: Only discussed athletic record with URI

Golfer Phil Mickelson says he is among "thousands" who used a college consulting company accused of orchestrating a massive bribery scheme.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 11:31 AM AKDT
Whoopi Goldberg cheered on her return to 'The View'

Whoopi Goldberg cheered on her return to 'The View'

Whoopi Goldberg received a standing ovation from the audience and hugs from her castmates as she returned to "The View.".

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 8:51 AM AKDT
Tribeca to host 'Say Anything...' reunion, doc on Anastasio

Tribeca to host 'Say Anything...' reunion, doc on Anastasio

The Tribeca Film Festival has added a 'Say Anything' anniversary screening to its upcoming festival, as well as the premiere of a documentary on Phish lead singer and guitarist Trey Anastasio.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
S. Korean police questioning 2 K-pop stars in sex scandals

S. Korean police questioning 2 K-pop stars in sex scandals

Two K-pop stars face police questioning over a series of interlocking sex scandals that have roiled South Korea.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 6:11 PM AKDT
MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida

MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida

Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 1:21 PM AKDT
3 Saudi women activists receive PEN Freedom to Write Award

3 Saudi women activists receive PEN Freedom to Write Award

Three Saudi women's rights activists are being honored by PEN America.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 4:41 AM AKDT
Tucker Carlson abandons plan for studio near Maine home

Tucker Carlson abandons plan for studio near Maine home

Fox News host Tucker Carlson says he's scuttling plans for a studio near his vacation home in rural Maine because of publicity.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 6:11 AM AKDT
Correction: College Admissions-Bribery-The Latest story

Correction: College Admissions-Bribery-The Latest story

Actress Lori Loughlin is expected to turn herself in to the FBI to face charges as part of a scheme in which wealthy parents paid bribes to get their children into top universities.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 7:31 AM AKDT
Correction: College Admissions-Bribery story

Correction: College Admissions-Bribery story

Authorities who accused dozens of super-wealthy parents of paying bribes to get their kids into elite U.S. colleges say the investigation isn't over.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 8:21 PM AKDT
'Zorba the Greek' composer Theodorakis leaves hospital

'Zorba the Greek' composer Theodorakis leaves hospital

An Athens hospital statement says "Zorba the Greek" composer Mikis Theodorakis has been discharged after undergoing surgery to have a pacemaker installed.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 9:11 AM AKDT
The Latest: 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty

The Latest: 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has arrived at a Chicago courthouse where he's expected to plead not guilty to charges accusing him of lying to the police about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 6:11 AM AKDT
Attorney: Brothers regret role in alleged Smollett scheme

Attorney: Brothers regret role in alleged Smollett scheme

The attorney for two brothers accused of helping stage an attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett in downtown Chicago says the men regret their involvement.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 2:21 PM AKDT
'He's shady': Ringleader in college scandal irritated others

'He's shady': Ringleader in college scandal irritated others

'He's shady, be careful.' There were early concerns and warnings about man at center of college admissions scandal.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 2:11 PM AKDT
No body double: Trump blasts #FakeMelania theories

No body double: Trump blasts #FakeMelania theories

President Donald Trump has had it with the #fakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 7:41 AM AKDT
Kelly appears in Chicago court in child support case

Kelly appears in Chicago court in child support case

R. Kelly's publicist says the R&B singer wants his child support payments lowered, but it doesn't appear they were reduced during the latest hearing in the case.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game "Judgment," also known as "Judge Eyes," after one of its actors was arrested on drug charges.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 12:21 AM AKDT
Alicia Keys memoir 'More Myself' coming on November

Alicia Keys memoir 'More Myself' coming on November

Alicia Keys has a memoir coming out in November, to be published by Oprah Winfrey's imprint.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 9:31 AM AKDT
Kesha to headline Dan Reynolds' LGBTQ festival LOVELOUD

Kesha to headline Dan Reynolds' LGBTQ festival LOVELOUD

Kesha wants you to bring as much glitter as possible and sport the brightest colors of the rainbow when she visits Utah in June to headline the LOVELOUD Festival, the LGBTQ+ event founded by Imagine Dragons' frontman Dan Reynolds.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 5:11 AM AKDT
Huffman and Loughlin charges shatter actresses' clean images

Huffman and Loughlin charges shatter actresses' clean images

Charges in college bribery scandal against actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin shatter the TV actresses' clean images.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 1:31 PM AKDT
Italian police identify 6 suspects in fake Modigliani show

Italian police identify 6 suspects in fake Modigliani show

Italy's art police say they have identified six suspects in connection with a 2017 Modigliani exhibit that was comprised mostly of fakes.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 9:51 AM AKDT
Court reinstates late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Court reinstates late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Massachusetts' highest court has reinstated former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 6:21 AM AKDT
Tony Stewart headlines new nominees for NASCAR Hall of Fame

Tony Stewart headlines new nominees for NASCAR Hall of Fame

Tony Stewart headlines six new nominees eligible for induction into NASCAR's Hall of Fame.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 2:01 PM AKDT
'Ya Got Trouble' _ Hugh Jackman heading back to Broadway

'Ya Got Trouble' _ Hugh Jackman heading back to Broadway

Hugh Jackman is coming back to Broadway as a classic roguish traveling salesman in a revival of 'The Music Man'.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 6:11 AM AKDT
Harry Styles, Brian May, Monae to present at Rock Hall

Harry Styles, Brian May, Monae to present at Rock Hall

Harry Styles, Queen's Brian May and Janelle Monae are among those presenting at the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 1:11 AM AKDT
Correction: Dan Jenkins, sports writing great, dies at 90

Correction: Dan Jenkins, sports writing great, dies at 90

Dan Jenkins, the sports writing great and best-selling author known for his humor, has died.

Thursday, March 7th 2019, 8:55 PM AKST
Ken Starr says he raised money for ex-player's rape defense

Ken Starr says he raised money for ex-player's rape defense

Former Baylor University President Ken Starr says he raised money for a former star Baylor football player who was recently acquitted of sex assault.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 8:21 AM AKDT
John Richardson, critic and Picasso biographer, dies at 95

John Richardson, critic and Picasso biographer, dies at 95

An eminent historian and critic of modern art whose multivolume series on Pablo Picasso drew upon his personal and aesthetic affinity for the Spanish painter and sculptor has died.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 7:11 AM AKDT
Harry Potter publisher Arthur A Levine leaves longtime job

Harry Potter publisher Arthur A Levine leaves longtime job

The man who helped introduce J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" books to U.S. audiences is leaving his longtime job at Scholastic and starting his own publishing house.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 5:01 PM AKDT
Howard Stern is No. 1 - on Amazon best-seller list

Howard Stern is No. 1 - on Amazon best-seller list

Simon & Schuster announced Tuesday that "Howard Stern Comes Again" will be published May 14.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 9:31 AM AKDT
Foo Fighters, The Killers, Keith Urban lead Pilgrimage Fest

Foo Fighters, The Killers, Keith Urban lead Pilgrimage Fest

After rain and lightning caused a cancellation last year, the Pilgrimage Festival looks to rebound in its 5th year with headliners Foo Fighters, The Killers and Keith Urban.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
Detained Saudi women's rights activists brought to court

Detained Saudi women's rights activists brought to court

Several arrested Saudi women activists brought to court on unknown charges after being detained in crackdown.

Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 6:21 AM AKDT
'Dark Knight' trilogy returns to theaters for Batman's 80th

'Dark Knight' trilogy returns to theaters for Batman's 80th

Christopher Nolan's 'Dark Knight' trilogy returns to select theaters for Batman's 80th in high-resolution 70mm IMAX.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 9:11 AM AKDT
Michael Avenatti says he no longer represents Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti says he no longer represents Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti, who skyrocketed to national fame as the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, says he's terminated his agreement to represent her.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 11:12 AM AKDT
Smollett team: Court cameras would show state's flimsy case

Smollett team: Court cameras would show state's flimsy case

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is expected at a Chicago hearing to discuss whether cameras will be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct case.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 6:31 AM AKDT
Conductor Muti joins striking Chicago Symphony musicians

Conductor Muti joins striking Chicago Symphony musicians

Renowned Italian conductor Riccardo Muti has joined striking members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, saying: "I am here with my musicians.".

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 9:51 AM AKDT
TV celebrities and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

TV celebrities and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin have been charged along with nearly 50 other people in what prosecutors say was a scheme in which wealthy parents paid bribes to get their children into some of the nation's most elite colleges.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 11:21 AM AKDT
The Latest: Charity tied to college scam gave $2M in grants

The Latest: Charity tied to college scam gave $2M in grants

Fifty people have been charged in what federal officials say is the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the Justice Department.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 8:21 AM AKDT
NHL: Maple Leafs' Reilly didn't utter gay slur at official

NHL: Maple Leafs' Reilly didn't utter gay slur at official

NHL investigation says Leafs defenseman Morgan Rielly didn't direct gay slur at an official during Monday's game against the Lightning.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 12:11 PM AKDT
A Britney Spears musical stage comedy is set for Chicago

A Britney Spears musical stage comedy is set for Chicago

Britney Spears is the latest pop star throwing her fedora onto the stage.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 9:01 AM AKDT
MMA fighter Conor McGregor arrested in South Florida

MMA fighter Conor McGregor arrested in South Florida

Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo.

Monday, March 11th 2019, 4:11 PM AKDT
TV stars and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

TV stars and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

Federal authorities have charged college coaches and others in a sweeping admissions bribery case in federal court.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 6:51 AM AKDT
Emoji gods approve skin-tone options for couples of color

Emoji gods approve skin-tone options for couples of color

The emoji gods, otherwise known as the Unicode Consortium, approve skin-tone options for couples of color.

Friday, March 8th 2019, 11:05 AM AKST
The Latest: Smollett's lawyer welcomes cameras in courtroom

The Latest: Smollett's lawyer welcomes cameras in courtroom

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has arrived at a hearing in Chicago where lawyers will discuss whether cameras should be allowed in the courtroom during his disorderly conduct trial.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 9:12 AM AKDT

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