SECHELT, British Columbia — A man who starred in Disney's 1986 adventure flick, "Flight of the Navigator" when he was a child, has been charged in connection with a bank robbery in British Columbia.
Just what did the moms of America do to deserve not only the "Mother's Day" movie, but now "Mothers and Daughters," a film that might have been rejected by the Lifetime channel for being too heavy-handed? Like the Garry Marshall film that opened last week, "Mothers and Daughters" is a glossy-looking assortment of interlocking stories, in which we learn important lessons like "mothers come in all shapes and sizes," and wonder why every character - even the ones who are financially struggling, physically ill or overwhelmingly busy - has truly spectacular hair.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — As officials across the South wrestle with what to do about public monuments that reflect a racist heritage, an Alabama county may cover up two courthouse murals that some call offensive.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — An art park in Atlantic City is being paved over to make way for a parking lot.
WACO, Texas — A lioness named for movie character Princess Leia (LAY'-uh) has been introduced to some Star Wars costume-wearing fans at a Texas zoo.
WARSAW, Poland — Poland's conservative government announced Thursday that it is merging a major museum on World War II that was due to open next year with a different museum that doesn't yet exist, a legal maneuver that allows it to take control of an ambitious new institution.
PRINCETON, N.J. — Gov. Chris Christie connected his love for Bruce Springsteen to the importance of arts education as he marked the opening of a university music hall.
SEATTLE — Washington's Supreme Court has thrown out the convictions of three men in what police called a gang-related shooting, saying among other things that music on one defendant's phone was not evidence of gang ties.
LOS ANGELES — Illness has robbed Sumner Redstone of his voice, but a trial scheduled to begin Friday will determine whether the ailing media mogul remains competent enough to make key decisions about his life.
SILVER SPRING, Md. — Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $263 million.