Wires  >  AP Entertainment

AP Entertainment

Box Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 million

Film-Box Office

Kimberley French

"Star Trek Beyond" easily topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. $5 million to make and landed in third place with $21.7 million out of the gate, studios said Monday. Read more

Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems 'being ridiculous'

DEM 2016 Convention

AP Photo

Comic Sarah Silverman joined Sen. Al Franken Monday night to urge Democratic National Convention delegates to unite — then stirred up Bernie Sanders die-hards with some choice words: "To the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous." Read more

The Latest: Wrestling works to validate Russian athletes

IOC Russia

AP Photo

The Latest on the Rio Games (all times local to Rio de Janeiro): Read more

Original Jersey boy Frankie Valli heading back to Broadway

Theater-Frankie Valli

Photo by Matt Sayles

The Broadway hit "Jersey Boys" is going to get some competition from an original Jersey boy. Read more

Twitter to live stream for free 1 MLB, 1 NHL game per week

Twitter will live stream for free one Major League Baseball game and one NHL game per week under a new deal. Read more

Oak tree seen in 'Shawshank Redemption' is knocked down

Ohio Tree Shawshank

Jodie Snavely via AP

A tree that became a popular attraction for its role in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" has fallen. Read more

Tim LaHaye, author of "Left Behind" end-times novels, dies

Obit Tim LaHaye

Shreveport ) Times via AP, File

The Rev. Tim LaHaye, co-author of the "Left Behind" series, a multimillion-selling literary juggernaut that brought end-times prophecy into mainstream bookstores, died Monday. He was 90. Read more

After turmoil, Sanders, Mrs. Obama, Warren thrill convention

DEM 2016 Convention

AP Photo

Seeking to bridge deep Democratic divides, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton Monday night as a champion for the same economic causes that enlivened his supporters, signaling it was time for them, too, to rally behind her in the campaign against Republican Donald Tr... Read more

Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials

Minneapolis Star Tribune, July 22 Read more

Correction: GOP 2016 Convention-TV Ratings story

In a story July 22 about ratings for Donald Trump's acceptance speech at the Republican convention, The Associated Press erroneously reported that 1.9 million viewers watched it on PBS. It was 2.75 million viewers. Read more

Tim LaHaye, author of 'Left Behind' end times novels, dies

Obit Tim LaHaye

Shreveport ) Times via AP, File

The author of the best-selling "Left Behind" novels about the return of Jesus and the rapture has died. Read more

Comedian Katt Williams arrested following L.A. hotel dispute

Katt Williams Arrested

Frederick M. Brown

Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of battery following a dispute at a Los Angeles hotel. Read more

'Pokemon Go' to be updated with trading capability

The head of the company behind "Pokemon Go" says more capabilities for the wildly popular smartphone game are coming, including the ability to trade Pokemon. Read more

In sign of regional disarray, many leaders forgo Arab summit

Arab officials gathered in a tent in the Mauritanian capital Monday, in the most poorly attended Arab League summit in years, a sign of the region's disarray. Read more

Kristen Bell finally shows wedding photos with Dax Shepard

People Kristen Bell

Photo by Jordan Strauss

Kristen Bell has publicly revealed her wedding photos with actor husband Dax Shepard nearly three years after their courthouse ceremony. Read more

Tourists might get access to Sumpter Dredge's top floor

Rella Brown stands on the top center deck of the Sumpter Dredge, admiring the massive mining rig built in the Great Depression. Read more

Marni Nixon, voice of classic movie songs, has died at 86

Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as "West Side Story," "The King and I" and "My Fair Lady," has died. She was 86. Read more

NFL clears Peyton Manning of HGH allegations

Peytno Manning Cleared Football

AP Photo

The NFL says it found no credible evidence that Peyton Manning was provided with human growth hormone or other prohibited substances as alleged in a documentary by Al-Jazeera America last year. Read more

Former Gardner Museum curator to lead New Hampshire museum

A former curator of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston will be the next director of the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire, the Currier's board of trustees announced Monday. Read more

Boston Marathon bombing amputee scales mountain in Ecuador

Marathon Bombing Survivor Mountaineer

Greg Krupa

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet can check mountaineering off her bucket list. Read more

Page 4