LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — The woman whose best-selling prison
memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix
series says Season 3 "holds some really amazing stories and twists
Washington (AFP) - British pop music icon Elton John and his
partner David Furnish will be the guests of honor when the Human
Rights Campaign hosts its annual gala, the LGBT rights group said
PARIS (AP) — Louis Vuitton's show caused traffic chaos early
Wednesday with photographers clambering to get the must-have shot
of guests Jennifer Connelly, Selena Gomez, Sofia Coppola and
GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — The grandson of televangelist
Robert H. Schuller will follow in his grandfather's footsteps with
an hour-long religious TV program called "Hour of Power with Bobby
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television has increased its depiction of
gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable
and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study
released Wednesday by the advocacy group GLAAD.
Washington (AFP) - More than seven years ago on a cold January
morning, virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell stood in an entrance to a
Washington metro station disguised as a street performer and played
his heart out.
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter was one of the world's most covered
athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York
Yankees. Now, he's joining media with a new website devoted to
delivering athletes' "unfiltered" views to the fans.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government seized 15
paintings from the former home of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos as
it tries to recover 156 artworks — including ones by Van Gogh,
Monet and Michelangelo — accumulated from his alleged ill-gotten
wealth, an official said Wednesday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Before singer Charles Kelley and his
Lady Antebellum bandmates started writing songs for their new
album, Kelley's wife advised him to take a few chances rather than
stick to the minimal, mellow sound that dominated the trio's last
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Organizers of Alaska's famed
Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have renewed a deal with the Sportsman
Channel, continuing a national television presence for the nearly
1,000-mile trek across rugged and sometimes unforgiving
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Tracy Morgan said Tuesday that he "can't
believe" Wal-Mart's assertion that he and others were partly to
blame for their injuries in the highway crash on the New Jersey
Turnpike that killed one of his friends.