By JILL LAWLESSAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - The late entertainer Jimmy Savile committed more than 200 sex crimes over more than half a century, with most victims children and teens assaulted the length and breadth of Britain, from TV studios to hospitals and even a hospice, a police report said
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Googling the nearest gas station, sending email from your smartphone, or booking a table at a restaurant: Those are all things you shouldn't do while driving. But so many drivers have grown accustomed to their on-the-go tasks that automakers
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Evan S. Connell was virtually unknown to the general public, but to critics and students of graduate writing programs, the adventurous author was regarded fondly and often praised for his diversity of interests.
Connell's Depression-era Kansas City in the twin novels "Mrs
BERLIN (AP) - The German music industry has broken off talks with Google Inc.'s YouTube service after failing to agree on licensing fees for its members' work.
The GEMA group that represents 65,000 German composers, songwriters and music publishers said Thursday it will now take its case to
By JAKE COYLEAP Entertainment Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - In this year's Oscar nominations, the director's seat was the hot seat.
In the now heavily analyzed awards season, unequivocal snubs have become less common as the field is more accurately predicted. But on Thursday morning, the motion
By DAVID GERMAINAP Movie Writer
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Steven Spielberg has matched his personal best at the Academy Awards: 12 nominations for his Civil War saga "Lincoln," including best picture, director and acting honors for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.
That ties the
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "The Hunger Games" devoured the competition at the People's Choice Awards, emerging the top victor with five trophies.
Katy Perry won three awards at the Wednesday night ceremony in Los Angeles, at which fans selected the winners in categories spanning music, movies and
By CHRIS BRUMMITTAssociated Press
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Indonesia has issued regulations that will require cigarette packets to bear graphic photographic warnings, a long-delayed measure in a country with one of the highest rates of smoking in the world.
The regulations were watered down
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - As officials this week laid out the most detailed portrait yet of last year's Aurora movie theater massacre, they also mapped sometimes paradoxical behavior by the man accused of the rampage, James Holmes.
At a hearing to determine