LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas man who admitted firing a gun while trying to steal costumes and props from the "Thunder From Down Under" male revue in March 2014 has been sentenced to 10 to 25 years in Nevada state prison.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ordered Johnny Depp to stay away from estranged wife Amber Heard after she accused the Oscar-nominated actor of repeatedly hitting her during a recent fight and leaving her face bruised.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An actor who played a police officer on TV show "The Shield" is guilty of murder because of remarks he made about the killing to detectives, his brother-in-law and in text messages to his dead wife, a prosecutor told a jury Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and hip-hop icon Darryl "DMC" McDaniels says the New York police commissioner's recent comments — where he labeled rappers as thugs following a shooting at a hip-hop concert — is disrespectful and that the commissioner should apologize to rappers like Chuck D, Will Smith and Kendrick Lamar — performers whose songs do not promote violence and negative images.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Elvis Presley was a "Kentucky Colonel." So is Bill Clinton, and Muhammad Ali. With at least 85,000 other people enjoying the title, Kentucky's new Republican governor wants to review what it takes to receive the highest honor he can bestow.
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — As he belted out the words to "Nothin' But A Good Time," Poison singer Bret Michaels gave voice to the plans of residents and revelers alike as the unofficial start of summer arrived at the Jersey shore.
NEW YORK (AP) — Police conducted ballistic tests Friday to determine whether more than one gun was used in a shooting inside a hip-hop concert featuring artist T.I. that killed one person and injured three others.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The 40th season of the Spoleto Festival USA opened Friday amid tributes to the men who established the internationally known art festival and remembrances of the nine people fatally shot in a city church last year during a Bible study.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An annual art auction in Tehran drew record sales of $7.4 million Friday, a sign of Iran's emerging arts market that buyers hope will be buoyed by the recent nuclear deal with world powers.
NEW YORK (AP) — In another sign that the Broadway smash "Hamilton" has become a cultural phenomenon, you will soon be able to buy branded T-shirts, caps, water bottles and hoodies far from New York City.
DRESDEN, Germany (AP) — They've lit up the stage together in lyric works by Puccini, Massenet and Tchaikovsky. Now Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beczala are taking on a tougher challenge with their first forays into Wagner.
Feel like slipping between the floral bedsheets on which Don Draper had a threesome? From next week, fans can buy more than 1,500 authenticated props from the hit television show "Mad Men" from June 1 to June 15, via an online auction that is drawing interest in the United States, Europe, Australia and South America. The hugely popular US television program ended for good last year with Draper in the lotus position on a cliff dreaming up one of America's most celebrated Coca Cola ads, but the online auction offers the avid a little slice of history.
NEW YORK (AP) — Julianne Hough is defined as much by her sunny disposition as she is her fancy footwork. The actress-dancer's megawatt smile and cheerful persona has made her Hollywood's girl-next-door.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state news agency is reporting that the cast and crew "The Salesman," which won two prizes at the Cannes film festival this week, have returned to the Iranian capital where they were greeted by crowds of fans.
NEW YORK (AP) — If you doubt that Maya Rudolph and Martin Short are funny together — indeed, a match made in heaven — just recall their memorable number on the 40th anniversary special for "Saturday Night Live."
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Country music fans descend on Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for the Memorial Day weekend to hear some of the hottest performers in the genre including Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Eric Church as part of the 2016 Bayou County Superfest.
The team from Channel Nine's "60 Minutes" current affairs programme were detained last month and accused of aiding Australian mother Sally Faulkner snatch her son and daughter in broad daylight on a Beirut street. Evidence presented to a Beirut court showed Nine paid Child Abduction Recovery International more than Aus$100,000 (US$72,000) on behalf of Faulkner, who had sought 60 Minutes' help in her family battle. "It's clear from our findings that inexcusable errors were made," said veteran journalist Gerald Stone, who conducted the review on behalf of the broadcaster.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has provisionally accepted Bernie Sanders' proposal to debate, but the billionaire is setting a high price for participating. His condition: The hosting TV network would have to put up millions of dollars for charity.
Police in New York City arrested a rapper charged with attempted murder after a shooting at a prominent music venue killed one person and injured three, the authorities said. Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave, whose real name is Roland Collins, was also charged with criminal possession of a weapon after the shooting at Irving Plaza late Wednesday during a show to be headlined by T.I., an Atlanta rapper with a history of legal run-ins. Police released video of Collins -- who was also scheduled to perform at the concert -- firing at least one shot inside the third-floor VIP area of the club around 10:15 pm (0215 GMT Thursday), when concert-goers raced out in panic.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan has an unlikely ally in his corner for his courtroom cage match with Gawker — a high-tech billionaire with a long-standing grudge against the news-and-gossip site.