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NPR adopts new measures after sex harassment investigation

National Public Radio has adopted a series of measures to improve its workplace culture, following an independent investigation into sex harassment issues stemming from...

Snowboarders White, Kim boost NBC to weekly ratings win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The aerial wizardry of snowboarders Shaun White and Chloe Kim lifted the Winter Olympics and NBC to a weekly ratings...

The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC’s Olympics

NEW YORK (AP) — Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of cable, hundreds of cameras...

Box Office Top 20: ‘Black Panther’ scores record Monday

NEW YORK (AP) — With a massive $40.2 million in ticket sales Monday, "Black Panther" has set another box-office record: biggest Monday ever. The Walt...

Review: Troubadour Vance Joy delivers on ‘Nation of Two’

Vance Joy, "Nation of Two" (Atlantic) If ukuleles make their way back onto the pop charts, you can probably thank Vance Joy. The Australian singer-songwriter delivers...

Disney says ‘Black Panther’ is raking it in

NEW YORK (AP) — "Black Panther" is so far raking it in over the holiday weekend. The Walt Disney Co. estimated Saturday the Marvel Comics...

Cinematography awards could predict eventual Oscar winner

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The American Society of Cinematographers' annual awards show could predict the eventual Oscar winner in the category. The five cinematographers up...

Romance, bold colors, a protest: London Fashion Week begins

LONDON (AP) — It's time for London to enjoy its stint as the center of the fashion universe. London Fashion Week kicked off Friday with...

‘Black Panther’ scores mighty $25.2 million Thursday debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Black Panther" is well on its way to a record-making weekend at the North American box office. The Walt Disney Co....

Nezet-Seguin becomes Met Opera’s music director next season

NEW YORK (AP) — Yannick Nezet-Seguin will become the Metropolitan Opera's music director next season, two years earlier than planned, providing a leader to...

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux announce separation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are separating after two and a half years of marriage. The couple said Thursday in a...

“Maze Runner” author James Dashner dropped by literary agent

NEW YORK (AP) — "Maze Runner" author James Dashner, facing allegations of sexual misconduct, has been dropped by his literary agent Michael W. Bourret said...

Spokesman: Scott Baio denies sexual misconduct claims

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scott Baio "is denying each and every one of the allegations" made against him by two of his former co-stars...

Holidaying frog game finds fans among China’s harried youth

BEIJING (AP) — Wang Zhuyin studies 10 hours a day preparing for a series of tests to obtain a U.S. physician's license. But like...

Q&A: Lawsuit halts sale of Weinstein’s movie studio

NEW YORK (AP) — A proposed $500 million deal to sell Harvey Weinstein's movie studio appears in jeopardy after New York's attorney general filed...

On TV, Olympic halfpipe is a spectacular mystery

NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: SNOWBOARD: The athleticism of the halfpipe snowboarders is nothing short of spectacular, but...

Siriano celebrates 10 years, Wang goes heavy leather

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Siriano marked 10 years in business with a luxe and sparkly collection fit for a royal dinner. Inspired by late...

Brazilians dancing away troubles of 2017 at Carnival parties

SAO PAULO (AP) — Amid a lackluster economy, a massive corruption investigation and increasing political polarization, Brazilians let off steam Saturday during the first...

With extraordinary political optics, Winter Olympics begin

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — In an extraordinary show of unexpected unity, North and South Korea sat side by side Friday night under exploding...

Alfred Hitchcock remains an influence on crime writers

NEW YORK (AP) — As he wrote what has become one of the top-selling novels so far in 2018, "The Woman in the Window,"...

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