Posts Tagged Arts and entertainment

All ‘View’ co-hosts will salute Barbara Walters

This April 15, 2014, photo provided by ABC shows, from left, co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Jenny McCarthy, political commentator, guest Margaret Hoover, Sherri Shepherd, and Barbara Walters, on ABC's show "The View." The show will gather all 11 past and present co-hosts to salute Walters as she retires from daily television in a first-ever reunion that will air on the May 15, episode, the day before Walters says goodbye as series co-host. (AP Photo/ABC, Heidi Gutman)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — ABC’s “The View” will gather all 11 past and present co-hosts to salute Barbara Walters as she retires from daily television.

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Daniel Radcliffe on why New York audiences rock

This image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown shows Daniel Radcliffe performing in "The Cripple of Inishmaan," opening April 20 at the Cort Theatre in New York. (AP Photo/Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Johan Persson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The one thing Daniel Radcliffe always has to adjust to whenever he’s onstage in America is how happy Americans are to see Daniel Radcliffe onstage.

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Review: ‘Bears’ is engaging; vividly shot

This image released by Disney shows an adult bear named Sky and a cub named Scout in a scene from "Bears." (AP Photo/Disney, Adam Chapman)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Keenly following the scent of “African Cats” and “Chimpanzees,” Disneynature’s “Bears” combines sweeping vistas and remarkably intimate wildlife photography to typically stirring effect as it documents a year in the life of a mother Alaskan brown bear and her two cubs.

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TV mogul Michael King moves into boxing promotion

Michael King, center, president of King Sports, poses with heavyweight boxers Charles Martin, left, and Alex Flores during a weigh-in Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Santa Monica, Calif., for Wednesday's "Boxing at Baker" at the Baker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. King is determined to return boxing to its former glory, and the wealthy television executive has spent millions in his pursuit over the last few years. His latest venture is a series of shows in Santa Monica, where he expects Hollywood talent will watch his up-and-coming fighters' growth into stars. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael King wants to rekindle the world’s passion for boxing, and the television mogul believes he can make it happen by putting on a show.

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Prosecutor ends cross-examination of Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius listens to evidence being given in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 after questioning by state prosecutor Gerrie Nel, had earlier finished. Pistorius is charged with the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day in 2013. (AP Photo/Alon Skuy, Pool)

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — For five days, Oscar Pistorius endured a withering cross-examination at his murder trial from a prosecutor who pounced on apparent inconsistencies in his testimony. Yet, legal analysts said Tuesday, expert witnesses who will testify for the defense could undermine the prosecution’s efforts to prove Pistorius killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on purpose after an argument.

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