Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke dies at 69
Associated Press | March 29, 2016 10:45 am
Patty Duke, who won an Oscar as a teen for “The Miracle Worker” and maintained a long and successful career all the while battling personal demons, has died at the age of 69.
That’s bad: Adam Sandler, ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ lead 2016 Razzies nominees
KTAR.com | January 13, 2016 5:10 pm
“Fifty Shades of Grey” and comedian Adam Sandler’s film “Pixels” lead the 2016 nominees for the annual Golden Raspberry Awards, aka the Razzies.
Arizona congressman wants to strip Bill Cosby of presidential medal
KTAR.com | December 31, 2015 10:54 am
An Arizona congressman said he intends to introduce legislation to strip embattled comedian Bill Cosby of a presidential medal.
Post-White House, Sam Kass to be food analyst for NBC News
Associated Press | July 29, 2015 9:01 am
After six years of helping the Obama administration determine the nation’s food policy, former White House chef and food policy adviser Sam Kass will now report on it.
Mike Holmes: Buy a home using intelligence, not illusion
Associated Press | July 29, 2015 8:36 am
Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show “Holmes on Homes,” says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems.
Kristen Stewart, Idris Elba in Venice Film Festival lineup
Associated Press | July 29, 2015 7:36 am
This year’s Venice Film Festival will include Kristen Stewart in a sci-fi romance, Idris Elba at war and a thriller starring Tilda Swinton and Dakota Johnson, as well as potentially awards-worthy performances from Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp and Jake Gyllenhaal.
Jane Birkin asks Hermes to take her name off croc handbag
Associated Press | July 29, 2015 7:30 am
British singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to take her name off the crocodile-skin versions of the iconic Birkin handbag, after being contacted by animal rights group PETA over “cruel” slaughtering practices.
Anne Tyler, Marilynne Robinson up for Booker fiction prize
Associated Press | July 29, 2015 5:54 am
Novels by Americans Anne Tyler and Marilynne Robinson are among 13 contenders for the 50,000-pound ($78,000) Booker Prize for fiction.
Lifetime TV to feature several touring Broadway shows
Associated Press | July 29, 2015 4:54 am
Lifetime TV’s “The Balancing Act” will feature several touring Broadway shows this summer, including behind-the-curtain peeks on “Kinky Boots,” ”Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella,” ”If/Then” and “Cabaret.”
KTAR.com | April 20, 2016 9:09 amSitting pretty: Jennifer Aniston chosen People’s ‘Most Beautiful Woman’ of year