Review: Black Keys ‘howl’ at Super Bowl show in NY

NEW YORK (AP) — Forget Peyton Manning barking “Omaha!” The Black Keys were busy howling for a Super Bowl weekend show. The Ohio-based band tore through a 90-minute set of their greatest hits Friday night at New York’s packed Roseland Ballroom as one of the...

Oscar-winning actor Maximilian Schell dies at 83

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian actor Maximilian Schell, who won the best actor Oscar in the early 1960s for his portrayal of a defense attorney in the drama “Judgment at Nuremberg,” has died. He was 83. Schell’s agent Patricia Baumbauer said Saturday that Schell...

Howard Stern marks 60th birthday with radio bash

AP Photo/Evan Agostini NEW YORK (AP) — For those who were there, it was like the Super Bowl without the bother of football. For listeners of the Howard Stern Birthday Bash that aired live Friday on SiriusXM radio, it was like the Golden Globes without the distraction of...

Cyrus wants voice, not twerking, to be spotlighted

AP Photo/Charles Sykes BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Miley Cyrus wants you to concentrate on her voice – not her twerking – when she launches her tour next month. “Ren and Stimpy” creator John Kricfalusi and contemporary artist Ben Jones have crafted videos...

Meow, said the quarterback: Kitten Bowl bows

AP Photo/Monique Toro LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adorably wide-eyed, fluffy and in need of a loving home is an unusual description for a football player. But it’s perfect for the gridiron stars of Hallmark Channel’s “Kitten Bowl,” an event that aims to both...

Sienna Miller testifies at UK phone hacking trial

AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis LONDON (AP) — Actress Sienna Miller said Friday that she had a “brief encounter” with James Bond star Daniel Craig, but insisted a British tabloid misconstrued the nature of the relationship based on a hacked voicemail message. Miller...

Cases may mean more than legal woes for Bieber

AP Photo/Powers Imagery LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Bieber’s court cases on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border could complicate the pop star’s jet-setting ways as his troubles bring more scrutiny by judges and prosecutors, Legal experts said a decision by...

‘Back to the Future’ musical planned for London

AP Photo NEW YORK (AP) — Director Robert Zemeckis is literally going back into the past for his next project – a stage musical of “Back to the Future.” Producers said Thursday night that a show adapted from the sci-fi comedy franchise starring Michael J....

Renee Fleming plans to sing national anthem live

AP Photo NEW YORK (AP) — Renee Fleming says she only knows how to sing the national anthem one way: live. The 53-year-old opera singer will perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” at Sunday’s Super Bowl. She said in an interview Thursday she won’t sing to...

Bieber vs. Ford: Canada’s favorite bad boys

AP Photo/Chris Young TORONTO (AP) — Pop star Justin Bieber is giving Toronto Mayor Rob Ford a brief respite as Canada’s favorite bad boy and butt of all jokes. Ford has admitted smoking crack while in a drunken stupor and is being sued for supposedly orchestrating the...