Stars expose problems, seek solutions on ‘America Divided’

NEW YORK (AP) — Norman Lear, a show business legend and full-throated humanist, set out last spring to rent a modest apartment in the Bronx….

Tom Petty to be honored as MusiCares Person of the Year

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Petty will be honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year next year days before the Grammy Awards….

Stage musical to be made from novel ‘Madame Sousatzka’

NEW YORK (AP) — A musical based on the novel that was turned into the Shirley MacLaine film "Madame Sousatzka" is hoping to make it to Broadway….

Courteney Cox: Brangelina split ‘not about’ Jennifer Aniston

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Courteney Cox wants people to leave the name of her close friend and former "Friends" cast mate Jennifer Aniston out of any discussion about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce….

Dan Brown’s next thriller, ‘Origin,’ coming next fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Brown's next thriller is set to come out next fall….

Disney to make live-action ‘Lion King,’ Favreau directing

NEW YORK (AP) — The animated classic "The Lion King" will be the latest Disney film to get a live-action remake….

Yves Saint Laurent designer makes highly-anticipated debut

PARIS (AP) — A huge crane in the colors of the French flag hoisted up a giant neon YSL logo above a construction site in the French capital, literally setting expectations high for this year's YSL show at Paris Fashion Week….

Lin-Manuel Miranda to host ‘Saturday Night Live’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexander Hamilton is coming to "Saturday Night Live."…

‘The Magicians’ author writing novel set in post-Camelot era

NEW YORK (AP) — The author of the best-selling "Magicians" fantasy trilogy will next take on the aftermath of King Arthur and Camelot….

Rapper gets 15-year sentence in child porn, music video case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio rapper who federal authorities say recorded sexually explicit footage of teen girls and edited the footage into music videos has been sentenced to 15 years in prison….