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Robert Durst murder trial resumes May 17 after virus delay

The murder trial of eccentric New York real estate heir Robert Durst will resume next month after more than a yearlong hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic
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Weinstein challenges extradition to face California charges

A lawyer for convicted movie producer Harvey Weinstein is challenging Weinstein’s extradition to California to face charges of assaulting five women
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In this still frame taken from video, Harvey Weinstein, upper left, appears via video from prison before Erie County Court before Judge Kenneth Case, top right, as his attorney, Norman Effman, lower left, speaks and Los Angeles based defense attorney Mark Werksman listens in, Monday, April 12, 2021, in Buffalo, N.Y. (New York Unified Court System via AP)
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William, Harry remember Prince Philip's wit, service to UK

Princes William and Harry issued separate statements Monday paying tribute to their grandfather, Prince Philip, who died last week at 99
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In this undated handout photo provided by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Britain's Prince Philip sits with his great-grandson Prince George in England. Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday, April 9, 2021. (Duke and Duchess of Cambridge via AP)
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Luke Bryan tests positive for COVID, sidelined from 'Idol'

Luke Bryan says he’s tested positive for COVID-19
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FILE - In this June 5, 2019 file photo, Luke Bryan arrives at the CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Paula Abdul is set to return as a guest judge on Monday night's first live episode of American Idol replacing Luke Bryan, who announced he tested positive for COVID-19. (AP Photo/Sanford Myers, File)
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New this week: 'Big Shot,' 'Mare of Easttown' and 'Monday'

This week’s new entertainment releases include new music from rockers Greta Van Fleet and the return of John Stamos to TV as a hot-button NCAA basketball coach in “Big Shot” who ends up coaching girls at an elite private high school
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This combination photo shows promotional art for "Big Shot," premiering April 16 on Disney Plus, left, Mare of Easttown," a limited series premiering April 18 on HBO Max and "Monday," and IFC Film premiering April 16. (Disney+/HBO/IFC Films via AP)
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Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt join Oscars starry presenting cast

The Oscars are aiming to be more like a movie than a television show and enlisting A-list stars like Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Halle Berry and Reese Witherspoon to help
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This combination of photos shows, top row from left, Angela Bassett, Halle Berry, Bong Joon Ho, Don Cheadle and Bryan Cranston, second row from left, Laura Dern, Harrison Ford, Regina King, Marlee Matlin and Rita Moreno, and bottom row from left, Joaquin Phoenix, Brad Pitt, Reese Witherspoon, Renee Zellweger and Zendaya, who will serve as presenters at the 93rd Oscars on April 25. (AP Photo)
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Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 18-24

Celebrities having birthdays during the week of April 18-24 include actor America Ferrera, comedian Ali Wong and actor Jessica Lange
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This combination photo of celebrities with birthdays from April 18-24 shows America Ferrera, from left, Ali Wong, Jessica Lange, Iggy Pop, Amber Heard, Dev Patel and Kelly Clarkson. (AP Photo)
April 12

Venice architecture Biennale opens a year later on May 22

The Venice Biennale for architecture will open on May 22 for a six-month run under strict virus protocols
April 12
April 12

Review: Read a master class in short story telling

Tired of scrolling through Netflix looking for something to watch
April 12
This cover image released by Ecco shows "The Souvenir Museum" by Elizabeth McCracken. (Ecco via AP)
April 12

Will Smith film departs Georgia over voting restrictions

Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua have pulled production of their runaway slave drama “Emancipation” from Georgia over the state’s recently enacted law restricting voting access
April 12
Will Smith attends the premiere of "Gemini Man" in Los Angeles on Oct. 6, 2019, left, and director Antoine Fuqua appears during a photo session in Los Angeles on July 12, 2015. Smith and director Fuqua have pulled production of their runaway slave drama “Emancipation” from Georgia over the state’s recently enacted law restricting voting access. The film is largest and most high profile Hollywood production to depart the state since Georgia’s Republican-controlled state Legislature passed a law that introduced stiffer voter identification requirements for absentee balloting. (AP Photo)
April 12

Off-duty Italy art cops find looted statue in Belgian shop

Italian police say they have recovered a 1st century Roman statue that was stolen from an archaeological site in 2011 and found in a Belgian antiques shop by two off-duty Italian art squad police officers
April 12
This image released on Monday, April 12, 2021 by the Carabinieri (Italian paramilitary police) art squad’s archaeological unit, shows a headless Roman statue wearing a draped toga recovered in Brussels on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. Italian police say they have recovered a 1st century Roman statue that was stolen from an archaeological site in 2011 and found in a Belgian antiques shop by two off-duty Italian art squad police officers. The Carabinieri art squad said Monday that an Italian businessman who used a Spanish pseudonym has been referred to prosecutors for further investigation into allegations he received and then exported the statue abroad. The statue has been valued at 100,000 euro. (Carabinieri via AP)
April 12

Police: Memphis rapper, 23 others arrested in Miss. shooting

Authorities say a Tennessee rapper was among a caravan of at least two dozen people who were arrested in connection to a highway shooting in Mississippi
April 12
April 12

Costume Designers Guild to honor Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers

Television producers Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers will be honored for their wardrobe efforts on hit TV shows like “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Bridgerton” at Tuesday's Costume Designers Guild Awards
April 12
FILE - Producers Shonda Rhimes, left, and Betsy Beers attend the "Scandal" 100th Episode Celebration on April 8, 2017, in West Hollywood, Calif. Rhimes and Beers will be honored for their wardrobe efforts with the Distinguished Collaborator Award for projects like “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Bridgerton” at the Costume Designers Guild Awards. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 12

Brothers Ron and Clint Howard have memoir coming in October

Filmmaker-actor Ron Howard and actor Clint Howard are brothers, former child stars and fellow Hollywood veterans
April 12
The cover art for the upcoming memoir, "The Boys: A Memoir of Hollywood and Family" by Ron Howard and Clint Howard. It's scheduled to come out Oct. 12.
April 12

Prince Philip vs Philip of 'The Crown': Fact and fiction

Britain's Prince Philip stood loyally behind Queen Elizabeth II, as his character does on Netflix's “The Crown.”
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In this image released by Netflix, Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II, right, and Matt Smith as Prince Philip in a scene from "The Crown." Britain's Prince Philip stood loyally behind behind Queen Elizabeth, as his character does on Netflix's “The Crown.” But how closely does the TV character match the real prince, who died Friday, April 9, 2021 at 99? Philip is depicted as a man of action in “The Crown,” and he served with distinction in the navy in World War II. He was also an avid yachtsman and polo player. (Robert Viglasky/Netflix via AP)
April 11

'Nomadland' wins 4 BAFTAs including best picture, director

“Nomadland” has won four prizes, including best picture, at the British Academy Film Awards
April 11
Actress Phoebe Dynevor poses for photographers upon arrival at the Bafta Film Awards, in central London, Sunday, April 11 2021. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
April 11

Winners of the 2021 British Academy Film Awards

“Nomadland” has won four prizes, including best picture, at the British Academy Film Awards
April 11
FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2011 file photo, Anthony Hopkins smiles while posing for photos prior to the premiere of his new film "The Rite" in Mexico City. “Nomadland” has won four prizes, including best picture, at the British Academy Film Awards on Sunday, April 11, 2021. The film’s director, Chloe Zhao, became only the second woman to win the best director trophy, and star Frances McDormand was named best actress. “Nomadland” also took the cinematography prize on Sunday. Emerald Fennell’s revenge comedy “Promising Young Woman” was named best British film, while the best actor trophy went to 83-year-old Anthony Hopkins for playing a man grappling with dementia in “The Father.” An event that was criticized in the recent past with the label #BAFTAsSoWhite rewarded a diverse group of talents, during a pandemic-curbed ceremony at London’s Royal Albert Hall. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini, File)
April 11

'Nomadland' wins four prizes, including best picture and best director, at British Academy Film Awards

'Nomadland' wins four prizes, including best picture and best director, at British Academy Film Awards
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April 11

Andrew: Philip's death has left 'huge void' in queen's life

Prince Andrew says the death of Prince Philip has left a “huge void” in Queen Elizabeth II’s life, while Princess Anne paid tribute to her father as “my teacher, my supporter and my critic.”
April 11
Britain's Prince Andrew during a television interview at the Royal Chapel of All Saints at Royal Lodge, Windsor, following the announcement of Prince Philip, in England, Sunday, April 11, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP)
April 11

Chloé Zhao becomes 1st woman of color to win top DGA honor

Chloé Zhao’s “Nomadland” continued its tour of dominance through awards season Saturday night, when Zhao took top honors at the 73rd annual Directors Guild Association Awards
April 11
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Religious leaders recall Prince Philip's spiritual curiosity

Churches in Britain have held services to remember Prince Philip as people of many religions reflected on a man whose gruff exterior hid a personal faith and deep curiosity about others’ beliefs
April 11
Britain's Prince Edward, Sophie Countess of Wessex and their daughter Lady Louise Windsor, attend the Sunday service at the Royal Chapel of All Saints at Royal Lodge, Windsor, following the announcement of Prince Philip, in England, Sunday, April 11, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP)
April 10

John Naisbitt, author of bestseller 'Megatrends,' dies at 92

The American author John Naisbitt, whose 1982 bestselling book “Megatrends” was published in dozens of countries, has died
April 10
April 10

Anne Beatts, groundbreaking comedy writer, dead at 74

She was on the original staff of "SNL," later created the sitcom "Square Pegs."
April 10
FILE - Anne Beatts arrives at the premiere of "Live from New York!" in Los Angeles on June 10, 2015. Beatts, a groundbreaking comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live” and later created the cult sitcom “Square Pegs,” died Wednesday, April 7, at her home in West Hollywood, California, according to her close friend Rona Kennedy. She was 74. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 10

Charles: Royal family 'deeply grateful' for world's support

Britain’s Prince Charles says the royal family is “deeply grateful’’ for the outpouring of support they’ve received following the death of his father, Prince Philip
April 10
Members of the Honourable Artillery Company fire a 41-round gun salute from the wharf at the Tower of London, to mark the death of Prince Philip, in London, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP)
April 10

Bouquet-bearing public honors Philip, ignoring COVID warning

British authorities have implored people to stay away from royal palaces as they mourn the death of Prince Philip in the the pandemic era, but they keep coming
April 10
A couple under an umbrella look at the Union flag at half-staff over Buckingham Palace in London, a day after the death of Britain's Prince Philip, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
April 10

Prince Charles: Royal family is “deeply grateful’’ for the outpouring of support they’ve had after his father's death

Prince Charles: Royal family is “deeply grateful’’ for the outpouring of support they’ve had after his father's death
April 10
April 10

Fellow SNL writer remembers Anne Beatts as courageous, witty

Anne Beatts, who died Wednesday at age 74, was a pioneering comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live.”
April 10
FILE - Anne Beatts arrives at the premiere of "Live from New York!" in Los Angeles on June 10, 2015. Beatts, a groundbreaking comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live” and later created the cult sitcom “Square Pegs,” died Wednesday, April 7, at her home in West Hollywood, California, according to her close friend Rona Kennedy. She was 74. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 10

Buckingham Palace: Prince Philip’s funeral will be April 17 at Windsor Castle in a private family service

Buckingham Palace: Prince Philip’s funeral will be April 17 at Windsor Castle in a private family service
April 10
April 10

The Latest: Tweet recalls queen's loving anniversary speech

The Twitter account of Britain’s royal family has featured a tribute Queen Elizabeth II gave to Prince Philip for the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary
April 10
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, leave Windsor Castle in their car following the death of Britain's Prince Philip in Windsor, England, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 10

Too much? BBC gets complaints over Prince Philip coverage

The U.K.’s national broadcaster has received so many complaints that its coverage of the death of Prince Philip was excessive that it set up a special website page for viewers to register their objections
April 10
FILE - In this Friday, April 9, 2021 file photo, members of the media take images of an announcement, regarding the death of Britain's Prince Philip, displayed on the fence of Buckingham Palace in London. When Prince Philip’s death was announced, the BBC switched instantly into mourning mode. Regular programming on the U.K.’s national broadcaster was canceled for special coverage, hosted by black-clad news anchors. Some Britons felt it a fitting mark of respect, but for others it was a bit much. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
April 10

Australian portrait photographer June Newton dies at 97

Newton was also the wife of the late photographer Helmut Newton.
April 10
FILE - In this Friday March 23, 2012 file photo,June Newton, widow of late fashion photographer Helmut Newton, holds a news conference at the opening of Helmut Newton's first retrospective in France at Paris' Grand Palais museum. The Australian photographer and actress June Newton, also known under her pseudonym Alice Springs, has died at age 97, the Helmut Newton Foundation said Saturday in Berlin, Germany. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, file)
April 10

The Latest: Australia mourns Prince Philip

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has offered his country’s deepest sympathies and condolences to Queen Elizabeth II on the passing of Prince Philip
April 10
Flowers and other items are left by the public outside Buckingham Palace in London, Friday, April 9, 2021. Buckingham Palace officials say Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died. He was 99. Philip spent a month in hospital earlier this year before being released on March 16 to return to Windsor Castle. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
April 09

ADL: Fox should fire Carlson for white-supremacist rhetoric

The Anti-Defamation League has called for Fox News to fire prime-time opinion host Tucker Carlson because he defended a white-supremacist theory that says whites are being “replaced” by people of color
April 09
FILE - In this Thursday, March 2, 2107 file photo, Tucker Carlson, host of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," poses for a photo in a Fox News Channel studio in New York. The Anti-Defamation League has called for Fox News to fire prime-time opinion host Tucker Carlson because he defended a white-supremacist theory that says whites are being “replaced” by people of color. In a letter to Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott on Friday, April 9, 2021the head of the ADL, Jonathan Greenblatt, said Carlson's “rhetoric was not just a dog whistle to racists — it was a bullhorn.” (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 09

Nas, Eve, Snoop, Aaliyah's mom react to death of rapper DMX

Hip-hop artists and celebrities paid homage to rapper DMX who died Friday at 50
April 09
FILE - DMX, center, accepts the R&B Album Artist of the Year during the 1999 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, on Dec. 8, 1999. The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem." A statement from the family says the Grammy-nominated rapper died at a hospital in White Plains, New York, "with his family by his side" after being placed on life support for the past few days. He was rushed to a New York hospital from his home April 2. (AP Photo/Laura Rauch, File)
April 09

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
April 09
April 09

'Nothing less than a giant': Rapper-actor DMX dies at 50

The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem."
April 09
FILE- DMX performs during the BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta on Oct. 1, 2011. The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem." A statement from the family says the Grammy-nominated rapper died at a hospital in White Plains, New York, "with his family by his side after being placed on life support for the past few days. He was rushed to a New York hospital from his home April 2. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
April 09

After Scott Rudin bullying exposé, there are mostly crickets

How have Hollywood and Broadway responded to an exposé detailing routine abuse and bullying by producer Scott Rudin
April 09
FILE - Scott Rudin arrives at the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Jan. 16, 2011. Rudin, one of the most successful and powerful producers, with a heap of Oscars and Tonys to show for it, has long been known for his torturous treatment of an ever-churning parade of assistants. Such behavior has long been engrained — and sometimes even celebrated — in show business. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)
April 09

COVID, Philip's no-fuss attitude mean simpler funeral plan

Prince Philip will be laid to rest with all the honors due a prince of the United Kingdom and a consort to Queen Elizabeth II
April 09
The Lion rampant flies at half mast at Balmoral Castle following the announcement of the death of Britain's Prince Philip, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, Friday, April 9, 2021. Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his life, has died, Buckingham Palace said Friday. He was 99. (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
April 09

Philip, defined by role of husband to British queen, dies

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died
April 09
FILE - This file photo dated July 10, 1947 shows the official photograph of Britain's Princess Elizabeth and her fiance, Lieut. Philip Mountbatten in London. Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. (AP Photo/File)
April 09

Mrs. World gives up crown after onstage melee in Sri Lanka

The reigning Mrs. World on Friday relinquished her title while defending her decision to pull the crown off the head of this year’s winner of Mrs. Sri Lanka, whom she falsely claimed to be a divorcee and unqualified to take part in the contest
April 09
April 09

Philip, in role with no job description, was queen’s bedrock

It was a role with no job description that was thrust upon Prince Philip far earlier than he had expected
April 09
FILE - In this June 2, 1953 file photo, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, wave from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, London, following the Queen's coronation at Westminster Abbey. Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. (AP Photo/Leslie Priest, File)
April 09

How an Irish town became home for an animation powerhouse

The medieval town of Kilkenny in the southeast of Ireland is an unlikely home for a perennial Oscar contender
April 09
FILE - Filmmaker Tomm Moore, left, and Paul Young, nominated for "Song of the Sea," arrive at the Oscars in Los Angeles on Feb. 22, 2015. This year Moore, along with co-director Ross Stewart are nominated for an Oscar for best animated feature for "Wolfwalkers." The film was produced by Young. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
April 09

Ex-children's museum leader pleads not guilty to child porn

A former Connecticut children’s museum official has been charged with distributing images of child sexual abuse online, including while he was at the museum
April 09
April 09

Chauvin trial puts Court TV's revival in the public eye

The Derek Chauvin trial marks the public reemergence of Court TV
April 09
In this image taken from video, defense attorney Eric Nelson questions witness Daniel Isenschmid, a forensic toxicologist as Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill presides Thursday, April 8, 2021, in the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin at the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis, Minn. Chauvin is charged in the May 25, 2020 death of George Floyd. (Court TV via AP, Pool)
April 09

UK mourns Prince Philip; leaders honor his service to queen

World leaders and people on the street are honoring Prince Philip’s life of service to Queen Elizabeth and the British nation
April 09
Members of staff attach an announcement, regarding the death of Britain's Prince Philip, to the fence of Buckingham Palace in London, Friday, April 9, 2021. Buckingham Palace officials say Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died. He was 99. Philip spent a month in hospital earlier this year before being released on March 16 to return to Windsor Castle. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
April 09

Barbara Ehrenreich among winners of PEN literary awards

Barbara Ehrenreich, Ross Gay and Michael X
April 09
April 09

Versatile Tom Riley tackles sci-fi fantasy in 'The Nevers'

A-list international heartthrob Robert Pattinson may owe a little thanks to rising star Tom Riley
April 09
This image released by HBO shows Tom Riley in a scene from "The Nevers." (HBO via AP)
April 09

Pearl Jam guitarist McCready proud of 30 years of 'Ten'

Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready remembers the band was already great as it prepared to record its classic debut album “Ten.”
April 09
FILE - Pearl Jam members, from left, Mike McCready, Matt Cameron, Eddie Vedder, Jeff Ament and Stone Gossard appear at a news conference in Mexico City, on July 17, 2003. Pearl Jam should be on the road celebrating 30 years of “Ten” with a tour. Pearl Jam’s postponed European tour was rescheduled for June and July 2022. The delay not only put any plans to celebrate “Ten” on hold, Pearl Jam has still yet to tour in support of last year’s release, “Gigaton.” (AP Photo/Jaime Puebla, File)
April 09

Family says DMX, the rapper and actor known for iconic hip-hop songs and a gruff delivery, is dead at 50

Family says DMX, the rapper and actor known for iconic hip-hop songs and a gruff delivery, is dead at 50
April 09
April 09

Peter Manso, biographer of Mailer and Brando, dies at 80

The writer Peter Manso has died at age 80 after building a name on his exhaustively researched books, articles and biographies
April 09