Obama dines with CNN’s Anthony Bourdain for series

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama dined in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Monday with CNN personality Anthony Bourdain, whose "Parts Unknown" food travelogue is one of the network's most popular nonfiction series….

New Mexico joining effort to rehabilitate historic theaters

RATON, N.M. (AP) — For years, the Shuler Theater in this once-booming New Mexico mining town sat empty in a desolate downtown. It had long passed its heyday as a hot spot for Italian immigrants and Hispanic workers who visited to take in a traveling show or a newly released...

Dan Rather to host program on fallen musicians

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Rather will host an hour-long television special in two weeks on five musicians who have died within the past 13 months, featuring his own interview with the late Merle Haggard….

Obama dining with CNN’s Anthony Bourdain for series

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama is dining in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Monday with CNN personality Anthony Bourdain, whose "Parts Unknown" food travelogue is one of the network's most popular nonfiction series….

Review: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ satisfies in superhero summer

It's a bit of bad timing for "X-Men: Apocalypse" coming third in this summer's superhero lineup….

Former Yugo’s mega film star Bata Zivojinovic dies at 82

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian state television says Velimir Bata Zivojinovic, former Yugoslavia's best known film star who was also popular in China, has died. He was 82….

Jaclyn Jose becomes 1st Filipino to win Cannes best actress

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Veteran actress Jaclyn Jose has become the first Filipino to win the best actress award at the Cannes Film Festival for her performance in "Ma' Rosa" as a mother who falls prey to corrupt police after she was forced to...

Murder trial for ‘Shield’ actor set to begin in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two years after Michael Jace shot and killed his wife in their Los Angeles home, the actor is scheduled to go on trial in a case that will explore several unanswered questions about what led to the killing….

Madonna honors Prince, Dion inspires at Billboard Awards

This year's Billboard Music Awards promised to be heavy on emotion during its biggest performances by iconic artists such as Celine Dion and Madonna. And they certainly delivered on Sunday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas with a political statement about...

Photo exhibit shows Yellowstone changes over 140 years

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Boulders shift, canyons erode, old trees fall, new ones grow and tourists crowd Yellowstone National Park, the length of their vacations barely any time at all in the stream of history….