• Wimbledon champ Muguruza earns WTA Player of the Year honors

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza is the WTA Player of the Year, and U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens is the Comeback Player of the Year.

  • Kate del Castillo releases doc ‘The Day I Met El Chapo’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Kate del Castillo says she just “wants closure” and is hoping to get it from the release of her new three-part docuseries “The Day I Met El Chapo,” now on Netflix.

  • TV Academy to consider expelling Harvey Weinstein

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Television Academy has voted to begin disciplinary proceedings against disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein.

  • Streaking Virginia seeks 1st win against Boston College

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia is on a roll in its second season under Bronco Mendenhall, and the Cavaliers will have to do something they have never done to keep in going on Saturday: beat Boston College.

  • Event previews Detroit greenway shipping container project

    DETROIT (AP) — A preview is taking place for a new retail and entertainment gathering space made of repurposed shipping containers along Detroit’s Dequindre Cut Greenway.

  • George R.R. Martin mixes business, politics at film forum

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Author and film producer George R. R. Martin waded into the politics of movie-industry tax breaks on Thursday while endorsing a prominent Democratic candidate for governor of New Mexico.

  • In year of Wonder Woman, the remarkable tale of her creation

    NEW YORK (AP) — Superman and Batman were born, like brothers, in 1938 and 1939, respectively. But psychology professor William Moulton Marston had grander and more progressive aspirations for his comic creation.

  • ‘Breaking Bad’ actors will host fundraiser for Puerto Rico

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two actors from the hit series “Breaking Bad” will host an Albuquerque fundraiser next week for victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.

  • Fox’s Wallace doesn’t like colleagues echoing press attacks

    NEW YORK (AP) — Sunday host Chris Wallace generally lives in peaceful co-existence with Fox News Channel’s opinion folks, except when he hears some of them echo President Donald Trump’s criticism of the news media.

  • Review: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ takes the god to funny heights

    In the stand-alone films of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Thor always seemed to get the short end of the stick. The Thor films were never as popular as Iron Man, and didn’t gain steam like Captain America. They were perhaps a little too serious and a little too dull — none of which was the fault of star Chris Hemsworth, whose performances in the role have been so seamless and charming that he almost doesn’t get enough credit.