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TV host’s black war posters focus of Pa. exhibit

June 1, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this Thursday, May 30, 2013 photo, University of Pennsylvania professor and PBS History Detectives host Tukufu Zuberi speaks about an Italian 1942 broadside matted on canvas by Gino Boccasile during an interview with The Associated Press at the Black Bodies in Propaganda: The Art of the War Poster exhibit at the Penn Museum, in [&hellip...

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Whirligig art creator Vollis Simpson dies at 94

June 1, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this Thursday, June 21, 2012 file photo, whirligig artist Vollis Simpson sits outside his shop in Lucama, N.C. Simpson, a self-taught artist famed for his whimsical, wind-powered whirligigs, has died. He was 94. Simpson’s wife, Jean, told the Wilson...

Beyonce headlines London charity concert for women

June 1, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Beyonce performs at The Sound of Change Live at Twickenham Stadium in London on Saturday, June 1st, 2013. (Photo by Jon Furniss/Invision/AP Images) LONDON (AP) — Beyonce and a few famous friends — including John Legend, Jennifer Lopez and Madonna —...

‘Warhorse’ director brings puppets to Spoleto

June 1, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

The cast of a new production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at the Spoleto Festival USA rehearses at the Dock Street Theatre in Charleston, S.C. on May 23, 2013. The internationally known arts festival, founded in...

AEG exec discusses Jackson interactions, emails

June 1, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 28, 2011 file photo, concert promoter and producer on Michael Jackson’s ill-fated “This Is It” tour, Paul Gongaware, testifies on the second day of Dr. Conrad Murray’s involuntary manslaughter trial in the...

Jean Stapleton, TV’s Edith Bunker, dies at 90

June 1, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

Actress Jean Stapleton, top left, and publisher Hugh Hefner laugh with, from foreground left, Darren McGavin, Ruth Buzzi and Barbara Fisher, during a black-tie casino fund raiser in Los Angeles on Monday, March 13, 1979. Stapleton has died at the age of 90....

Ventura dangles idea of 2016 presidential bid

May 31, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 21, 2012 file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Jessie Ventura, wearing a shirt featuring guitarist Jimi Hendrix, speaks at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn. Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is back from his part-time home in...

Comedian scolded for Boston benefit show decision

May 31, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – In this May 14, 2013 file photo, comedian Dane Cook arrives for an event at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Cook is under fire for his decision not to let organizers stream or televise his set at a benefit concert Thursday night, May 30, 2013,...

Study on female breadwinners ignites verbal brawl

May 31, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – In this March 6, 2012 file photo provided by Fox News, Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly poses at the anchor desk at the Fox studios in New York. Kelly says she’s offended by a male colleague’s suggestion that children of working mothers...

The Roots live large in new Philadelphia mural

May 31, 2013 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Workmen sweep in front of a new mural honoring The Roots, Friday, May 31, 2013, in Philadelphia. As a teen growing up in Philadelphia, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter got busted for graffiti and was ordered by a judge to clean up such vandalism by...