Nielsen: 31 million viewers saw Trump's swearing-in

AP Photo/Evan Vucci NEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen estimates 31 million viewers watched TV coverage of President Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday. That audience total, measuring continuous coverage by 12 broadcast and cable networks, soundly beat the 20.6 million who...

A-list celebs out in force for anti-Trump women's marches

AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana WASHINGTON (AP) — If you wondered where many of Hollywood’s A-list celebrities had gone during President Donald Trump’s inauguration, you didn’t have to wonder any longer on Saturday, when scores of them showed up at women’s...

Cyberattack on Sundance briefly shutters box office

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Representatives for the Sundance Film Festival say that they their network systems were subject to a cyberattack that caused its box offices to shut down briefly Saturday afternoon. The Festival issued updates to attendees via their official account...

Maggie Roche of The Roches sister vocal trio dies at 65

NEW YORK (AP) — Maggie Roche, the folk-rock singer-songwriter who since the mid-1970s had performed and recorded as a trio and in pairs with her two sisters, has died. Roche died of cancer, according to a statement posted online Saturday by her sister and bandmate Suzzy...

'Before I Fall' explores Groundhog Day themes, for teens

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — “Before I Fall” begins by telling the audience that you’re watching the last day of its heroine’s life. Yes, 17-year-old Samantha (Zoey Deutch) is about to die. You don’t know when, or where, or how it’ll happen,...

'The Workers Cup' sheds light on migrant workers in Qatar

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Director Adam Sobel never intended to end up in Qatar, but it was 2010, jobs were scarce in the U.S. and his longtime girlfriend – now his wife – had just been offered a job teaching at a Northwestern University Qatar. So they went. While...

2 convicted in shooting that paralyzed “Hoop Dreams” player

CHICAGO (AP) — Two men have been convicted of attempted murder and aggravated battery for a shooting that paralyzed a Chicago high school basketball coach who played on one of the teams featured in the 1994 documentary “Hoop Dreams.” Shawn Harrington was shot...

Crystal Gayle to be inducted into Grand Ole Opry

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music legend Crystal Gayle is being inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, nearly a half-century after she first walked onto its stage to perform as a teenager. The Grand Ole Opry announced that Gayle’s sister, country luminary...

Lipinski, Weir shine as a top pair at skating championships

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have something to say. About figure skating? Probably. Fashion and dogs and their social life? Absolutely. They are the Jimmy Fallon and Tina Fey of the figure skating commonwealth, a buddy-buddy relationship forged on...

Harry Belafonte talks Trump, women's march, peaceful protest

AP Photo/Steffi Loos LOS ANGELES (AP) — Entertainer and activist Harry Belafonte, who’s been advising organizers of Saturday’s Women’s March on Washington, says peaceful protest is the best way to show political leaders that the electorate is paying...