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Networks’ plea to viewers: Watch now!

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson NEW YORK (AP) — One day into the annual week where television’s biggest networks reveal their future programming plans and it was clear what the buzzword was going to be: Eventize. No matter whether it’s a word or not, broadcasters talked...
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Plenty of memorable moments at Billboard Awards

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello Moments. Every awards show producer craves moments, the things they’d love for us to spend our Monday mornings talking about and marveling over. The Billboard Music Awards had a fair number Sunday night – some funny, some weird, some kind of...
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List of winners at 2014 Billboard Music Awards

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello A list of winners at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards, held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday night: TOP ARTIST: Justin Timberlake TOP 100 HOT SONG: “Blurred Lines,” Robin Thicke (featuring T.I. & Pharrell) TOP BILLBOARD...
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List of winners at 2014 Billboard Music Awards

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello A list of winners at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards, held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday night: TOP ARTIST: Justin Timberlake TOP 100 HOT SONG: “Blurred Lines,” Robin Thicke (featuring T.I. & Pharrell) TOP BILLBOARD...
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AP PHOTOS: Music industry celebrates big night

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood team up for “Somethin’ Bad” as hunky husbands – country star Blake Shelton and NHL player Mike Fisher – bob their heads. Pop angel Lorde, who took Billboard Music trophies for breakthrough...
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Imagine Dragons early winners at Billboard Awards

AP Photo/John Shearer The Billboard Music Awards has marked a homecoming for Imagine Dragons. The Las Vegas-based rockers won the night’s first trophy, top rock album, for their 2012 debut “Night Visions” at the awards show Sunday in Las Vegas....
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Damien Hirst donates pre-historic item for gala

AP Photo/Prudence Cuming Associates CANNES, France (AP) — Famed British artist Damien Hirst has created a gilded woolly mammoth skeleton encased in a gold tank to be auctioned off at the annual amfAR Cinema Against AIDS gala this week. Titled “Gone but not...
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CANNES WATCH: ‘Expendables’ boost Nigerian girls

AP Photo/Alastair Grant CANNES, France (AP) — The “Bring Back Our Girls” message has made its way to the Cannes red carpet for the second night in a row. This time, it was the cast of “The Expendables 3″ – which includes Sylvester Stallone,...
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CANNES WATCH: DSK film party pokes fun at tone

AP Photo/Thibault Camus CANNES, France (AP) — Abel Ferrara’s movie “Welcome to New York,” inspired by the sex scandal involving the former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, has been grabbing headlines, and a secretive party to celebrate it here created...
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‘Expendables 3′ cast rolls into Cannes in tanks

AP Photo/Arthur Mola CANNES, France (AP) — Who needs a red carpet? The megawatt cast of “Expendables 3″ made a spectacular debut at Cannes on Sunday, rolling down the famous Croisette in tanks as a throng of onlookers and media jostled for a better view of its...