Entertainment News'Trek' does $70.6M but falls short of studio hopes
5/19/13, 10:03 pm"Star Trek: Into Darkness" has warped its way to a $70.6 million domestic launch from Friday to Sunday, though it's not setting any light-speed records with a debut that's lower than the studio's expectations.
Taylor Swift wins 8 trophies at Billboard Awards
5/19/13, 9:33 pmAnother day, another domination for Taylor Swift: She was the red hot winner at the Billboard Music Awards.
Seen and heard at the Cannes Film Festival
5/19/13, 1:47 pmAssociated Press journalists open their notebooks at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival:
OJ Simpson lawyers say he is closer to freedom
5/19/13, 1:06 pmThe latest high-stakes court hearing for O.J. Simpson in the glitzy capital of big gambles has come to a close with the former football star's defense team feeling confident that their client is closer to getting out of prison.
Coens' folk revival 'Llewyn' serenades Cannes
5/19/13, 11:53 amThe Coen brothers' resurrection of the pre-Dylan folk scene in Greenwich Village serenaded Cannes with its period music and melancholy tale of a self-destructive, feline-toting musician.
Leader of Toots and the Maytals injured at concert
5/19/13, 10:52 amOfficials say the leader of the reggae band Toots and the Maytals was injured when a 19-year-old man threw a bottle and hit the singer during a concert in Richmond.
Ron Chernow receives biography award
5/19/13, 9:49 amPulitzer Prize-winning biographer Ron Chernow was honored by his peers this weekend and in turn shared a few tips about his craft.
Old rules don't mean much to broadcasters
5/19/13, 9:48 amThe most striking thing about the broadcast TV networks announcing their new fall schedules this past week was how little that actually meant.
Dior presents cruise fashions amid stars in Monaco
5/19/13, 8:06 amThe glittering star power of Cannes migrated up the coast to Monaco for front-row seats at Dior's colorful, sexy cruise fashion show.
Devilish Dutch drama 'Borgman' debuts at Cannes
5/19/13, 7:13 amThere's something nasty lurking in the woods _ and inside the characters' heads _ in darkly comic Cannes Film Festival entry "Borgman."
Cannes helps actors Bejo and Rahim cross borders
5/19/13, 1:04 amThe magic and glamour of Cannes can be hard to spot on a day when rain is lashing the palm trees, roiling the gray Mediterranean and pooling in puddles along the Croisette.
Edward Furlong arrested in West Hollywood
5/18/13, 9:12 pmA Los Angeles sheriff's spokesman says `Terminator 2' star Edward Furlong has been arrested on suspicion of violating a restraining order filed by his ex-girlfriend.
Denmark's de Forest wins Eurovision song contest
5/18/13, 7:46 pmDenmark's Emmelie de Forest has won this year's Eurovision Song Contest with her ethno-inspired flute and drum tune "Only Teardrops," despite tough competition from spectacular stage shows by performers from Azerbaijan and Ukraine.
'Catching Fire' dampened but not drowned at Cannes
5/18/13, 5:30 pmLittle could lessen the fever-pitched excitement for "Hunger Games: Catching Fire," but heavy rain nevertheless dampened the film's lavish Cannes party.
Largest Spoleto season to unfold next week in SC
5/18/13, 2:33 pmFrom comic book art to Shakespeare and Japanese opera, the new season of the Spoleto Festival USA will be the largest ever, offering 160 performances during the 17 days the festival lights up stages across this seaside city.
Paul McCartney kicks off "Out There" tour in US
5/18/13, 2:25 pmPaul McCartney is kicking off the North American leg of his "Out There" tour in Orlando.
Jury gets first glimpse of defense in Jackson case
5/18/13, 10:13 amA look at key moments this past week in the wrongful death trial in Los Angeles between Michael Jackson's mother, Katherine Jackson, and concert giant AEG Live LLC, and what is expected at court in the week ahead:
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
5/18/13, 9:47 amGuest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
A Native American tale with international pedigree
5/18/13, 8:24 amIt took an international production starring a Puerto Rican and a Frenchman to bring the Native American tale "Jimmy P.: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian" to the big screen.
Blinking skirts, fake tans: It must be Eurovision
5/18/13, 1:48 amFlashy skirts, fake tans, fur and feathers: It's the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest.
Lawyer for accused singer: steroids had ill effect
5/17/13, 10:19 pmThe lawyer for a California heavy metal singer accused of trying to hire someone to kill his estranged wife says the singer's mind has been ravaged by steroid use.
USA Today founder honored at memorial service
5/17/13, 4:33 pmColleagues and friends paying tribute to USA Today founder Al Neuharth on Friday remembered him not as a driven media giant but as a loyal native South Dakotan who never forgot his roots.
In Miami, Donna Karan showcases Haitian artisans
5/17/13, 4:24 pmThe handbag Donna Karan was showing off Friday lacked her signature logo, or any designer's logo. It was made of paper mache and, the fashion designer said, represented Haiti's handmade carnival masks _ in wearable form.
Brief panic as blanks fired during Cannes TV show
5/17/13, 3:39 pmA live outdoor television broadcast from the Cannes Film Festival was briefly interrupted Friday when what sounded like gunshots sent crew and spectators scurrying for cover.
Jordan finally front and center in 'Fruitvale'
5/17/13, 3:28 pmBefore "Fruitvale Station," Michael B. Jordan was glimpsed sporadically in supporting roles on TV shows like "The Wire" and "Friday Night Lights," and in films like "Chronicle" and "Red Tails."