Stephen King among the honorees at PEN America gala

Stephen King has been presented an award by PEN America for literary service.

British royal family thanks those who celebrated wedding

The royal family, blessed with fantastic weather and a buoyant public mood at the royal wedding, has thanked people who attended or watched Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle.

911 call: Guard felt ‘threatened’ before T.I.’s arrest

In a 10-minute phone call, the guard at Eagles Landing Country Club told a 911 dispatcher early Wednesday that a resident kept asking for his name and knocking on the guard shack door. The security guard acknowledged during the call he didn’t recognize the resident, who was identified as Clifford Harris, better known as T.I.

In tearful interview, Weinstein’s wife says she didn’t know

Harvey Weinstein’s estranged wife, Georgina Chapman, has given her first interview since scandal erupted around her husband, saying that she never knew about his...

Sony to release Gary Hart drama starring Hugh Jackman

Sony Pictures has acquired the worldwide distribution rights for a film about Gary Hart’s 1988 presidential bid.

Disney seeks new frontiers as more people watch video online

The media company launched its $5-a-month sports streaming service, ESPN Plus, last month, and it signed a deal with Twitter this month to create Marvel, ABC and ESPN content on that service.

‘Sherlock Holmes 3’ coming to theaters Christmas 2020

Nearly seven years after “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” hit theaters, Warner Bros. Pictures says a third installment of the “Sherlock Holmes” franchise...

Johnny Cash’s boyhood home makes national historic register

The five-room farmhouse was built in 1934 as part of the Dyess Resettlement Colony by the Federal Emergency Relief Administration.

Franklin Graham book shares lessons from ‘America’s Pastor’

Before the 2016 elections, Billy Graham’s son went to the evangelist’s mountain home, seeking advice before a 50-state tour to pray with Christian voters. In...

Atlanta public broadcasting fixture announces retirement

The host of WABE-FM’s flagship program “Morning Edition” will retire next month, capping a 40-year career broadcasting with multiple stations in the Atlanta market. The...