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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell swept the major awards Wednesday night at the Americana Honors & Awards, creating another special moment with his wife, Amanda Shires.Isbell won artist, album and song of the year during ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — MacArthur Foundation "genius" Alison Bechdel is not about to rest.The author and cartoonist has a deal for a graphic memoir, "The Secret to Superhuman Strength." Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced Wednesday that the book is due ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Novels by Marilynne Robinson, Jane Smiley and Richard Powers were among the 10 nominees announced Wednesday for the fiction longlist of the National Book Awards.Authors cited range from Pulitzer Prize winners Robinson and Smiley ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal commission planning a memorial near the National Mall honoring the late President Dwight D. Eisenhower considered whether to move forward Wednesday with a famed architect's design after years of controversy surrounding the p ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ben McKenzie expects viewers to tune into the premiere episode of Fox's Batman prequel series, "Gotham," on Monday.The series has the name recognition, history and premise to pique curiosity, and "if that gets people to watch, ...more

AP News - 13 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Sept. 15 about Bill Cosby loaning African-American art to the Smithsonian Institution, The Associated Press, relying on information from the National Museum of African Art, reported erroneously that Cosby and his wife would ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Among the 21 winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants" is a playwright who promises to keep doing what he he's been doing."What's going to change about my work is ostensibly not very much," said Samuel D. Hunter ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

Somebody dies. Family gathers to mourn. Everybody's stuck in one house, with all their quirks and foibles and enough emotional baggage to fill an aircraft carrier. What could go wrong? Ha ha. What couldn't?This scenario could be a drama or a com ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

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AP News - 17 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Liza Minnelli is said to be resting comfortably in a California hospital after undergoing back surgery earlier this week and she's thanking fans for their well wishes."I am overwhelmed with the amount of love and caring that has ...more