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George Lindsey, known as TV’s Goober Pyle, dies

May 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

This May 1992 photo provided by the The Andy Griffith Show shows Jim Nabors, right, with George Lindsey. Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober , has died, Sunday, May 6, 2012. He was 83. (AP Photo/The Andy Griffith Show) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — George Lindsey, who made a TV career as [&hellip...

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band marks 50 years at fest

May 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this Saturday, May 5, 2012 photo, audience members “second-line” as the Preservation Hall Jazz Band performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. For five decades, Preservation Hall has served up New Orleans jazz for...

‘Avengers’ smashes record: $200.3 million debut

May 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this film image released by Disney, Chris Evans, portraying Captain America, left, and Robert Downey Jr., portraying Tony Stark, are shown in a scene from “Marvel’s The Avengers” (AP Photo/Disney, Zade Rosethal) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hulk,...

Muti to conduct Vivaldi, Verdi concert for Pope

May 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Pope Benedict XVI is greeted by faithful during his visit to Rome’s Polyclinic Agostino Gemelli Hospital, Thursday, May 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) VATICAN CITY (AP) — Riccardo Muti will be conducting a concert in the Vatican in honor of Pope...

Rare Met revival of Britten’s shipboard opera

May 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this Wednesday, May 2, 2012 photo, James Morris performs as John Claggart during the final dress rehearsal of Benjamin Britten’s “Billy Budd” at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) NEW YORK (AP) — Absent from...

Latin star Rubio marks Cinco de Mayo at Jazz Fest

May 6, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Paulina Rubio performs at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, May 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As fans chanted her name Saturday in anticipation of her New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival debut,...

Madonna: Beastie Boys’ Yauch was one of a kind

May 6, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – In this April 12, 2012, file photo, Madonna arrives at Macy’s Herald Square in New York. Madonna says Adam Yauch, the Beastie Boys rapper who died Friday, May 4, was one of a kind and that the group was important to her musical history. The...

Miss America, Miranda Lambert at Kentucky Derby

May 6, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Miranda Lambert arrives at the Barnstable Brown Derby party Friday, May 4, 2012, in Louisville, Ky. The 138th Kentucky Derby will be held Saturday, May 5. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The horses and roses weren’t the only famous...

Sarah Ferguson tried in absentia in Turkey

May 6, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, June 10, 1998 file photo Britain’s Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson arrives at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport. A Turkish court has begun a trial Friday May 4, 2012 against Britain’s Duchess of York for allegedly...

Kentucky Derby party starts early on infield

May 6, 2012 • EntertainmentComments (0)

A spectator wears a fancy hat through the paddock area before the 138th Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 5, 2012, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The party started early at Churchill Downs for Joe...