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Tour haunted places with lots of history

Tour haunted places with lots of history

Haunted houses tell us a lot of stories. But those stories are not just about ghosts.Colin Dickey, the author of Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places, went around the...
Jimmy Buffett sets his sights on Broadway with new musical

Jimmy Buffett sets his sights on Broadway with new musical

After getting his start playing for tips in the French Quarter over 40 years ago, Jimmy Buffett has turned his laid-back lifestyle into a lucrative career that includes sold-out...
Evanescence and singer Amy Lee realize their symphonic ambitions on new 'Synthesis' album, tour

Evanescence and singer Amy Lee realize their symphonic ambitions on new 'Synthesis' album, tour

Little Rock rock band Evanescence's 2003 debut, "Fallen," sold a staggering 17 million copies worldwide. As Evanescence vocalist Amy Lee soars through the chorus of the album's...
Ghawi's shattered vase ignites a leader

Ghawi's shattered vase ignites a leader

Dima Ghawi didn't just break her glass vase; she shattered it and so began her journey toward freedom....
Star Wars Han Solo spin-off to be called 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

Star Wars Han Solo spin-off to be called 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

The new 'Star Wars' Han Solo spin-off will be called 'Solo: A Star Wars Story', director Ron Howard has revealed on Twitter....
Josh Brolin almost said no to Deadpool 2

Josh Brolin almost said no to Deadpool 2

Hollywood legend Josh Brolin almost turned down starring as Cable in the highly anticipated 'Deadpool' sequel....
Rory Kinnear doesn't know if he will be in Bond 25

Rory Kinnear doesn't know if he will be in Bond 25

Rory Kinnear has admitted he doesn't know if he will be reprising his role as Bill Tanner in the upcoming Bond movies....
James Wan teases whale prop from Aquaman

James Wan teases whale prop from Aquaman

James Wan has taken to Instagram to post a picture of a giant whale prop for his latest movie 'Aquaman'....
James Gunn says Guardians of the Galaxy 3 will start new MCU Phase

James Gunn says Guardians of the Galaxy 3 will start new MCU Phase

'Guardians of the Galaxy' filmmaker James Gunn has confirmed the third instalment of his franchise will "kick-start" the next Phase in the Marvel Cinematic Universe sending the...
Reid Scott in talks to join Venom movie

Reid Scott in talks to join Venom movie

'Veep' star Reid Scott is in talks to join Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams and Riz Ahmed in the 'Spider-Man' spin-off movie 'Venom'....
Cher joins Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again

Cher joins Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again

Cher has joined the cast of 'Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again' and hinted she will be performing ABBA hit 'Fernando' in the motion picture....
Game of Thrones actor Roy Dotrice dead at 94

Game of Thrones actor Roy Dotrice dead at 94

By Liam Mathews, Actor Roy Dotrice, best known to American audiences for his brief but memorable appearance on Game of Thrones as Hallyne, died on Monday, The Guardian reports....
A fifth 'Game of Thrones' prequel series is being developed

A fifth 'Game of Thrones' prequel series is being developed

Digital Rights group Fight for the Future has organized several rallies around the country to support Apple in its bid to protect encryption in the face of the authorities,...
Drew Scott turns wedding into TV series; Cher renews residency.

Drew Scott turns wedding into TV series; Cher renews residency.

Property Brother reality series star Drew Scott, currently appearing on “Dancing with the Stars,” is marrying his fiancée Linda. And the duo is not only moving from Las Vegas to...
The Who might be next as Sir Elton John leaves Caesars

The Who might be next as Sir Elton John leaves Caesars

Over the last 14 years, Elton John will have played to more than 1.8 million fans....
Big & Rich to headline ‘Vegas Strong’ benefit concert

Big & Rich to headline ‘Vegas Strong’ benefit concert

Boyd Gaming and Beasley Media Group are teaming up for the free show Thursday at Orleans Arena....
Singer Jack Evan Johnson marvels at city’s resolve after Las Vegas shooting

Singer Jack Evan Johnson marvels at city’s resolve after Las Vegas shooting

Jack Evan Johnson, a longtime Las Vegan now living in Nashville, observes how the Route 91 Harvest tragedy impacts both cities from a deeply personal perspective....
Apples are ripe for the picking. Here's where to get yours

Apples are ripe for the picking. Here's where to get yours

Yes, you can get apples at the grocery store. But there's something special about going straight to the bucolic source....
Ex-'NCIS' actress: Weinstein was all business - until he wasn't

Ex-'NCIS' actress: Weinstein was all business - until he wasn't

Meeting a producer in a hotel room to discuss business was "absolutely normal," said Bucks County-born Lauren Holly....
‘This Is Us:’ Why Beth, not Randall, is best Pearson

‘This Is Us:’ Why Beth, not Randall, is best Pearson

She sees the Pearsons more clearly than they see themselves...
‘This Is Us’ connection overwhelms actors, producers

‘This Is Us’ connection overwhelms actors, producers

NBC drama shines as a rare beacon of hope that demonstrates that big network success is still possible...
Grapevine: Oprah to Harvey — I don’t have your back

Grapevine: Oprah to Harvey — I don’t have your back

In other entertainment news, 2 women accuse Oliver Stone of sexual harassment, British actor Roy Dotrice dies at 94...
Billy Joel is in a Florida state of mind again — for New Year’s Eve

Billy Joel is in a Florida state of mind again — for New Year’s Eve

Billy Joel is yet again returning to South Florida to perform his third straight New Year’s Eve concert at Sunrise’s BB&T Center to usher in 2018....
‘I don’t get lazy.’ Model Joanna Krupa says having a fit body is a choice

‘I don’t get lazy.’ Model Joanna Krupa says having a fit body is a choice

In an Instagram post exercise enthusiast and former “Real Housewives of Miami” star Joanna Krupa posted a picture of a magazine cover and told her followers that having a good body...
Solange, Bruno Mars lead Soul Train Awards nominations

Solange, Bruno Mars lead Soul Train Awards nominations

Solange is the most nominated artist for this year's edition of BET's Soul Train Awards with seven nominations....
Helmet maker vows fight against Hernandez concussion lawsuit

Helmet maker vows fight against Hernandez concussion lawsuit

Football helmet maker Riddell says it intends to vigorously defend its products from concussion-related lawsuits like one lawyers for late New England Patriots tight end Aaron...
Review: Nuanced 'Only the Brave'  is powerful, heartbreaking

Review: Nuanced 'Only the Brave' is powerful, heartbreaking

The story of the Granite Mountain Hot Shots is both powerful and heartbreaking, avoiding clichés to create real characters — and heroes....
Willem Dafoe, nice guy? Yep, in ‘The Florida Project’

Willem Dafoe, nice guy? Yep, in ‘The Florida Project’

The actor gets a chance to play a nice guy in Sean Baker's film....
Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a documentary

Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a documentary

Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a documentary....
Box Office Top 20: 'Happy Death Day' parties at No. 1

Box Office Top 20: 'Happy Death Day' parties at No. 1

The small budget horror thriller "Happy Death Day" opened this weekend in the top spot at the box office with $26 million, while "Blade Runner 2049" slid into second place in its...
Ben Affleck’s Harvey Weinstein woes threaten ‘Justice League’

Ben Affleck’s Harvey Weinstein woes threaten ‘Justice League’

NOT SO SUPER: The impending release of a superhero movie for the holidays, especially one with box-office record breaker Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) in it, should make the good folks...
SideTrack: Tyra Banks, Mandy Moore, Jaylen Brown and more...

SideTrack: Tyra Banks, Mandy Moore, Jaylen Brown and more...

HBS AOK: “America’s Next Top Model” star, actress, and entrepreneur Tyra Banks was in town to attend Harvard Business School’s 2017 reunion this weekend. Banks attended in 2011,...
Scary films becoming big stars of Hollywood

Scary films becoming big stars of Hollywood

Horror isn’t just on the menu in Hollywood’s hit-making — it’s practically the main course.No longer just at Halloween but all year long America’s film factories depend on making...
How Curb Your Enthusiasm landed Salman Rushdie for that fatwa story line

How Curb Your Enthusiasm landed Salman Rushdie for that fatwa story line

Well, if you’re going to build a season of your show around a fatwa, there is only one logical guest to get. But still — that was quite a get....
HBO calls Game of Thrones prequel scripts an ‘embarrassment of riches'

HBO calls Game of Thrones prequel scripts an ‘embarrassment of riches'

HBO’s top boss is sounding bullish on those Game of Thrones prequel scripts....
Netflix plans to spend $8 billion to make its library 50 percent original by 2018

Netflix plans to spend $8 billion to make its library 50 percent original by 2018

That includes a whole lot of original anime series...
Harvey Weinstein and the Alternative History of Hollywood

Harvey Weinstein and the Alternative History of Hollywood

In 1946, Evelyn Keyes’s career was skyrocketing when Columbia Pictures boss Harry Cohn ordered the almond-eyed blonde, best remembered as Suellen O’Hara in Gone With the......
School district pulled 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from shelves because it 'makes people uncomfortable'

School district pulled 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from shelves because it 'makes people uncomfortable'

Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" has been removed from the curriculum of students in Biloxi, Miss., because the book "makes people uncomfortable."...