Obama welcomes 4 Nobel Prize laureates, minus Dylan

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama welcomed four recipients of the Nobel Prize to the White House on Wednesday. Singer Bob Dylan wasn't among them….

Showtime: ‘Masters of Sex’ at an end after 4 seasons

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Showtime says "Masters of Sex" is at an end after four seasons….

The Latest: Son of a Cirque du Soleil founder killed on set

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the death at the Cirque du Soleil show in San Francisco (all times local):…

Sundance unveils diverse slate of competition films

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jenny Slate reunites with her "Obvious Child" director in in the 90s-set "Landline," Sam Elliott plays a stoner Western film icon in "The Hero," Aubrey Plaza gets serious in "Ingrid Goes...

Southern photographer William Christenberry dies at 80

WASHINGTON (AP) — William Christenberry, an artist renowned for photographs of crumbling buildings and rusty cars that captured the decay of the rural South, has died. He was 80….

Wacky tech gifts for the ultra-tech-savvy who has everything

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest tech can make for an easy holiday gift, but when it comes to the ultra-tech-savvy people in your life, finding a cool technology they don't already own can be tough….

Natalie Portman explores the mysteries of Jackie Kennedy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jacqueline Kennedy did not have a conventional speaking voice. It's part New York, part prep school Mid-Atlantic, and it's jarring to most modern ears. Natalie Portman remembers her first few days on the set of...

Gem-studded Victoria’s Secret show prepares to rock Paris

PARIS (AP) — The laciest, if not raciest, catwalk event of the year – aka, the Victoria's Secret fashion show – is taking place in Paris on Wednesday night. Among the anticipated highlights: performances by Lady Gaga and Bruno Mars, as well as a $3...

White House says Dylan won’t attend meeting with president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Dylan is not only skipping the ceremony in Stockholm awarding him the Nobel Prize in Literature, he's also skipping meeting with the president on Wednesday….

Matthew McConaughey gives golf-cart ride home to students

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Matthew McConaughey is making sure some college students at his alma mater get home all right, all right, all right….