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Carl Reiner, beloved creator of 'Dick Van Dyke Show,' dies

NEW YORK — Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and straight man to Mel Brooks’ “2000 Year Old
Famed architect Paul Williams' archive goes to Getty, USC

Famed architect Paul Williams' archive goes to Getty, USC

LOS ANGELES — Before there was Frank Gehry there was Paul Revere Williams, who shaped the face of Los Angeles throughout much of the 20th century, a time in which he also became known as perhaps the greatest Black architect of his time.
Adidas HR head resigns as company addresses diversity issues

Adidas HR head resigns as company addresses diversity issues

NEW YORK — The head of global human resources at sports apparel and shoe company Adidas resigned Tuesday following criticism from employees of what they see as the company's failure to diversify its workforce.

For third time this month, Fox News leads all networks

NEW YORK — Mention prime-time television stars in other ages, and you’d think of Jerry Seinfeld, Mark Harmon or Jennifer Aniston. Now it’s Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson.
Ex-wife of 'Da Vinci Code' author alleges he led double life

Ex-wife of 'Da Vinci Code' author alleges he led double life

BOSTON — The ex-wife of “The Da Vinci Code” author Dan Brown has filed a lawsuit alleging the man known for writing about conspiracies and secret societies led a double life during their marriage that included a tryst with a Dutch horse trainer and o
Awkwafina, Zendaya among 819 invited to join film academy

Awkwafina, Zendaya among 819 invited to join film academy

Cynthia Erivo, John David Washington, Eva Longoria, Zendaya and Awkwafina are among the 819 people who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The revolution comes again: Miranda and Kail on 'Hamilton'

The revolution comes again: Miranda and Kail on 'Hamilton'

NEW YORK — Lin-Manuel Miranda likes to picture the millionaire, Mr. Howell, from “Gilligan’s Island,” saying the brag. You know the one. “Well, I saw it with the original cast.
Carl Reiner, beloved creator of 'Dick Van Dyke Show,' dies

Carl Reiner, beloved creator of 'Dick Van Dyke Show,' dies

NEW YORK — Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and straight man to Mel Brooks’ “2000 Year Old
New Mexico tribe transforms old casino into movie studio

New Mexico tribe transforms old casino into movie studio

TESUQUE PUEBLO, N.M. — A small northern New Mexico Native American tribe has opened a movie studio in a former casino that it hopes will lure big productions.
No smoking, drinking or eating as Atlantic City casinos open

No smoking, drinking or eating as Atlantic City casinos open

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Atlantic City tried Prohibition once before. It worked so well that Nucky Johnson, the legendary politician and racketeer, built a Boardwalk empire immortalized on HBO nearly a century later. It also tried banning smoking, too.