CFO of Soup Nazi-inspired company indicted on tax charges

NEW YORK (AP) — The chief financial officer for a company licensing recipes from the real-life chef who inspired the “Soup Nazi” character on “Seinfeld” has been arrested on tax charges alleging he cheated the government out of a half million...

Kubrick's little-known right-hand man takes a bow in Cannes

CANNES, France (AP) — No place on Earth is more devoted to the “auteur” filmmaker than the Cannes Film Festival. Directors are hailed with minutes-long standing ovations, while movie stars parade a gauntlet of flashbulbs on the red carpet. But as much as...

Some musicians cancel concerts after Manchester blast

AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth NEW YORK (AP) — The suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England has shaken the music world, with some artists canceling upcoming gigs and others planning to go ahead as planned. Blondie canceled a Tuesday night concert in...

Roger Moore had prouder achievements than playing James Bond

AP Photo/Uncredited LONDON (AP) — Sir Roger Moore saw more to life than a well-mixed martini. “I felt small, insignificant and rather ashamed that I had traveled so much making films and ignored what was going on around me,” he would say years after starring in...

Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93

AP Photo/Harold P. Matosian NEW YORK (AP) — Dina Merrill, the rebellious heiress who defied her super-rich parents to become a movie star, often portraying stylish wives or “the other woman,” has died at age 93. Merrill, raised in part on the Mar-a-Lago estate...

Reaction to death of actor Roger Moore at age 89

AP Photo/Michel Spingler LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reaction to the death of Roger Moore Tuesday at age 89: – “The world has lost one of its great champions for children – and the entire UNICEF family has lost a great friend. In his most famous roles as an actor,...

Review: Pitt goes all out in flawed satire 'War Machine'

Here’s a general rule of thumb: If you’re going to rely heavily on voiceover to tell your movie’s story, and exclusively so in the first 15 minutes with an assault of colorful character introductions, you’d do well to make sure that the narrator is a...

Missing earring halts Philadelphia TV weather forecast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia meteorologist has a TV news anchor to thank for finding an earring that fell off during her live forecast. In a video posted on Cecily Tynan’s social media accounts , she can be seen giving the details for Memorial Day weekend...

Roger Moore, star of 7 James Bond films, dies at 89

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello LONDON (AP) — Roger Moore, the suavely insouciant star of seven James Bond films, has died in Switzerland. He was 89. The British actor died Tuesday after a short battle with cancer, according to a family statement posted on Moore’s official...

Cannes fetes itself with massive 70th anniversary bash

AP Photo/Thibault Camus CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Festival is celebrating its 70th anniversary by bringing together an array of stars, filmmakers and former Palme d’Or winners. On Tuesday, Cannes gathered more than 100 big names from across cinema to pose for a...