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AP News - May 19, 2015 8:19 AM

Faith No More, "Sol Invictus" (Reclamation Recordings/Ipecac Recordings)Eighteen years after releasing their last studio album, Faith No More returns in rude, crude health."Sol Invictus" kicks off in menacing fashion with the album's epon ...more

AP News - May 19, 2015 7:58 AM

Geralt of Rivia may be trapped in medieval times, but he's the epitome of a Renaissance man.The hero of "The Witcher III: Wild Hunt" (Warner Bros., for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, $59.99) is a monster slayer, a ghost hunter, a swordsman ...more

AP News - May 19, 2015 7:22 AM

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — An actor who starred on the TV show "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and was in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, for XCon World Comic Convention was arrested for public intoxication.Area media outlets report 44-year-old Nicholas ...more

AP News - May 19, 2015 6:46 AM

CANNES (AP) — The star-studded Calvin Klein Women in Film soiree could not have come at a more appropriate moment — at a Cannes Film Festival where the dearth of women directors has been a major theme.The gilded guest list of top actresses used ...more

AP News - May 19, 2015 1:02 AM

May 24: Actor-comedian Tommy Chong is 77. Musician Bob Dylan is 74. Actor Gary Burghoff ("M(asterisk)A(asterisk)S(asterisk)H") is 72. Singer Patti LaBelle is 71. Actress Priscilla Presley is 70. Country singer-songwriter Mike Reid is 68. Actor Jim Broa ...more

AP News - May 18, 2015 8:37 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country's oldest artist colonies is starting a fellowship dedicated to literary diversity.The MacDowell Colony, chaired by Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Michael Chabon, announced Monday that it had acquired funding f ...more

AP News - May 18, 2015 7:57 PM

CANNES, France (AP) — Andie MacDowell has been coming to Cannes for some 30 years, and she still knows how to slay on a red carpet.The actress and her show-stopping gown reigned as one of the highlights of Day Six at the Cannes Film Festival, a ...more

AP News - May 18, 2015 5:29 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Iraq War veteran Phil Klay has written one book and is receiving a growing number of awards.The author of "Redeployment" is this year's winner of the Chautauqua Award for a work of fiction or nonfiction that makes a "significant ...more

AP News - May 18, 2015 5:05 PM

CANNES, France (AP) — The full-throated passions of the Cannes Film Festival can elevate, just as they can humble. As the Palme d'Or winner in 2003 for his school-shooting drama "Elephant," Gus Van Sant has basked in the festival's sunny glow, just as ...more

AP News - May 18, 2015 4:22 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story May 16 about President Barack Obama's plans after he leaves the White House, The Associated Press reported erroneously that George H.W. Bush's presidential library is in Houston. The library is in College Station, Texas.