Wires  >  AP Entertainment

AP Entertainment

Broncos release safety Boyett following arrest

The Denver Broncos have released safety John Boyett from their practice squad a day after he was charged with assault, theft and harassment. Read more

AMC enters joint venture to operate BBC America

AMC Networks Inc. said Thursday it will pay $200 million to acquire a stake in BBC America. Read more

Cutler says Marshall did not single out anyone

Criticizing Cutler  Football

AP Photo

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler insisted receiver Brandon Marshall did not single out him or anyone else during his outburst following last week's loss to the Miami Dolphins. Read more

Steinbeck heirs fight over control of movie rights

John Steinbeck's heirs say a literary agency is wrongly cutting them out of negotiations over movie deals for the late Nobel Prize-winning author's books. Read more

World Series TV ratings increase from Game 1 to 2

World Series Giants Royals Baseball

AP Photo

Game 2 of the World Series stayed close deeper into the night, boosting television ratings. Read more


Copyright 5/8/2014 Publishers Weekly. Week ending 10/19/2014, powered by Nielsen Bookscan 5/8/2014 The Nielsen Company. Read more


Best-Selling Books Week Ended Oct. 19th. Read more


1. "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn (Broadway Books) Read more

Vinny Paz movie to begin shooting next month

A film about world champion boxer Vinny Paz is expected to begin shooting in Rhode Island next month. Read more

County board wants want art museum raises returned

Some Oakland County commissioners say they want the Detroit Institute of Arts to pay back bonuses and raises given to two top museum executives. Read more

Obama, first lady to salute US troops on Nov. 6

Mary J. Blige and Willie Nelson are joining President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama for a salute to U.S. troops. Read more

Globe launching documentary film series

The Boston Globe is getting into the documentary film business. Read more

Diane Sawyer's mother dies at 94 in Louisville

Jean Sawyer Hayes, the 94-year-old mother of ABC journalist Diane Sawyer, has died. Read more

VA museum gets Imperial 'Palace' exhibit



The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond has scored a “Palace” coup. Read more

Diane Sawyer's mother dies at 94 in Louisville

Jean Sawyer Hayes, the 94-year-old mother of ABC journalist Diane Sawyer, has died. Read more

Woman admits theft from Quincy community theater

A former Quincy woman has pleaded guilty to charges that she stole more than $12,000 from the city's community theater while serving as its bookkeeper. Read more

Burns' series gives PBS a ratings milestone

TV-The Roosevelts

AP Photo

Ken Burns' series "The Roosevelts" earned PBS its biggest audience in two decades, making it the documentary maker's third most popular film after "The Civil War" and "Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery." Read more

Ebola: A crash course in fear and how it hurts us

Ebola Fear

AP Photo

Ebola is giving Americans a crash course in fear. Read more

Club owner accused of allowing topless dancing

A Missouri strip club owner is facing 10 misdemeanor charges accusing him of allowing dancers to perform topless, allowing alcohol to be consumed at the club and keeping the business open later than the law allows. Read more

Titans' Lewan expected to avoid assault case trial

A lawyer for Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan says he expects to reach a deal with prosecutors that would allow his client to avoid trial in a Michigan assault case. Read more

Page 3