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In 'The Souvenir Part II,' a human-scaled epic concludes

In 'The Souvenir Part II,' a human-scaled epic concludes

NEW YORK (AP) — Joanna Hogg first had the instinct to make a film about her then-unfolding relationship to her heroin-addicted first love — a traumatic and formative time that coincided with her coming-of-age as a filmmaker — in 1979.
Colonial art: Cambridge hands over looted bronze to Nigeria

Colonial art: Cambridge hands over looted bronze to Nigeria

LONDON (AP) — A Cambridge University college handed over a bronze cockerel looted from Africa in the 19th century to Nigerian authorities on Wednesday, as part of a modest but growing effort in some European countries to return African art taken by c
Hard Rock considering two NYC-area casinos 8 miles apart

Hard Rock considering two NYC-area casinos 8 miles apart

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Hard Rock wants to build a casino in or near New York City, even as it moves forward with a plan to build another one in northern New Jersey, about 8 miles away.
Caissie Levy gets uncomfortable in 'Caroline, Or Change'

Caissie Levy gets uncomfortable in 'Caroline, Or Change'

NEW YORK (AP) — Caissie Levy has vacated her palace on Broadway for a modest Louisiana home. She has traded in being a queen for a stepmother. And she couldn’t be happier.
Review: Horror movie ‘Antlers’ is too dull and dreary

Review: Horror movie ‘Antlers’ is too dull and dreary

There’s nothing quite like a decaying industrial town in the middle of a chilly, grey-skied fall to set an immediately gloomy mood in a film.

Young women boycott UK nightclubs over 'spiking' concerns

LONDON (AP) — Young women across the U.K.
Weather junkies turn to Florida hurricane blogger for info

Weather junkies turn to Florida hurricane blogger for info

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — As a recent hurricane lashed the Louisiana coast, nervous excitement churned inside Florida-based, self-proclaimed weather geek turned storm chaser Mike Boylan.
Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Luke Combs to play CMA stage

Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Luke Combs to play CMA stage

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The CMA Awards will be a night of all-star collaborations between Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean, Kane Brown and Chris Young, and Mickey Guyton with Brittney Spencer and Madeline Edwards.
'Greatest Show On Earth' circus may return without animals

'Greatest Show On Earth' circus may return without animals

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Four years after the “Greatest Show On Earth” shut down, officials are planning to bring back the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus — without animal acts.
Exacerbated by pandemic, child care crisis hampers economy

Exacerbated by pandemic, child care crisis hampers economy

SEATTLE (AP) — After Bryan Kang’s son was born in July, the occupational therapist and his wife, a teacher, started looking for child care in the Los Angeles area.