• Review: Lee Goldberg scores again with vivid ‘Movieland’

    “Movieland,” by Lee Goldberg (Thomas & Mercer)

  • Review: ‘Cabin Fever’ captures the horror of COVID cruise

    “Cabin Fever: The Harrowing Journey of a Cruise Ship at the Dawn of a Pandemic” by Michael Smith and Jonathan Franklin (Doubleday)

  • Away from war, Syrians find their rhythm in ballroom dancing

    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — One, two, three, stop. Five, six, seven, stop: A group of young Syrian men and women step, sway and twirl to the backdrop of salsa music, dancing their worries away.

  • Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna settle before trial’s sequel

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A settlement agreement has been reached on the eve of a second trial pitting the Kardashian family against former reality TV star Blac Chyna.

  • Woman who drove man who killed Nipsey Hussle testifies

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman testified Monday that she unwittingly drove the man now charged with killing rapper Nipsey Hussle to and from the scene of the shooting, not accepting that he had fired the deadly shots despite seeing him load a gun moments before.

  • 2 deputies disciplined after Bob Saget death investigation

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida deputies have each been suspended for about two weeks for leaking news about actor and comedian Bob Saget’s death before his family was alerted, officials said.

  • New this week: Luke Combs, Kevin Hart and Woody Harrelson

    Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.

  • Haggis held at hotel ahead of Italian hearing in sex case

    ROME (AP) — Film director Paul Haggis was being held in a hotel room in southern Italy on Monday pending a court hearing while prosecutors press their investigation of a woman’s allegations he had sex with her without her consent over the course of two days.

  • Bill Cosby civil trial jury must start deliberations over

    SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — After two days of deliberations in which they reached verdicts on nearly all of the questions put before them, jurors in a civil trial who were deciding on sexual abuse allegations against Bill Cosby will have to start from scratch on Monday.

  • The moments resonating from the Jan. 6 hearings (so far)

    NEW YORK (AP) — By the numbers, the Jan. 6 committee hearings attracted 20 million live viewers on opening night, 11 million for the first daytime session and nearly 9 million for Thursday’s third installment.