Bruce Jenner: My brain is more female than male

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that “for all intents and purposes, I am a woman.” Jenner spoke in a long-awaited interview televised Friday with ABC’s Diane Sawyer about his gender identity, saying that he has always been...
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Adam Sandler movie sparks debate over American Indian images

FILE – In this June 22, 2013 file photo, Johnny Depp attends the world premiere of “The Lone Ranger,” with background images of him as Tonto, left, and Armie Hammer in the title role, at Disney California Adventure in Anaheim, Calif. A group of American Indian...

Cleveland Play House wins Regional Theater Tony Award

NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s Regional Theater Tony Award will go to the Cleveland Play House as it embarks on its centennial season. The Play House was founded in 1915 and has entertained some 12 million people over 1,300 productions. Its alumni include Paul Newman,...

Seriously silly, Monty Python reunites for a weekend tribute

NEW YORK (AP) — Today they reign as elder statesman of cerebral silliness, these alumni of the Monty Python comedy troupe and, some would argue, the funniest men who ever lived. This weekend, the surviving Pythons — John Cleese and fellow Brits Eric Idle, Michael...

Cleveland Play House wins Regional Theater Tony Award

NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s Regional Theater Tony Award will go to the Cleveland Play House as it embarks on its centennial season. The Play House was founded in 1915 and has entertained some 12 million people over 1,600 productions. Its alumni include Paul Newman,...

Glenn Close, Lena Dunham strike emotional chord at event

NEW YORK (AP) — Using her own family and Robin Williams as an example, a tearful Glenn Close urged some of the most powerful women in entertainment to help society shed its fear of those fighting mental illness in an emotional speech Friday at Variety’s Power of...

Kardashian family to watch Bruce Jenner’s interview together

NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian says her family plans to watch Bruce Jenner’s Friday night TV interview as they do most things, which is together. Kardashian told reporters in New York at Friday’s Variety Power of Women event — where she was being...
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Jake Tapper to host Sunday program on CNN

FILE – IN this April 27, 2011 file photo, then ABC News’ Chief White House Correspondent Jake Tapper holds up a copy of the president’s birth certificate, released by the White House today, at the White House briefing room in Washington. Tapper will take over as...

Time magazine longtime film critic Richard Corliss dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Corliss, the longtime film critic for Time magazine, has died after suffering a major stroke last week, the magazine said Friday. He was 71. “He conveyed nothing so much as the sheer joy of watching movies — and writing about...

Women held captive in Ohio home for decade release a memoir

NEW YORK (AP) — When Amanda Berry’s toddler daughter had night terrors and started screaming and running around the room, Berry couldn’t always get to her — because she was chained and couldn’t move that far. Big, heavy chains were a regular part...