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Man behind anti-Muslim film sentenced to prison

November 8, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

Steve Seiden, attorney for Mark Basseley Youssef, speaks after a hearing for his client at U.S. District Court in Los Angeles Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012. Youssef was sentenced to a year in prison for violating his probation stemming from a 2010 bank fraud conviction by lying about his identity. He admitted to four of the [&hellip...

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Nearly 67 million viewers watch election coverage

November 8, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

President Barack Obama, accompanied by first last Michelle Obama and daughters Malia and Sasha arrive at the election night party Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Chicago. Obama defeated Republican challenger former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (AP...

Review: McEwan offers up fiction about fiction

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

This book cover image released by Nan A. Talese/Doubleday shows “Sweet Tooth,” by Ian McEwan. (AP Photo/Nan A. Talese/Doubleday) “Sweet Tooth” (Nan A. Talese/Doubleday), by Ian McEwan Ian McEwan’s latest novel, “Sweet...

Sammy Kershaw involved in tour bus accident

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – This Sept. 5, 2007 file photo shows country singer Sammy Kershaw at the Secretary of State’s office in Baton Rouge, La. Kershaw’s tour bus was struck by another vehicle on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 in Nocona, Texas. The impact caused major...

Media taking care in early coverage

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

People watch early election results displayed on a utility lift suspended from the front of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center New York, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) NEW YORK (AP) — In an impatient age of social media and instant...

UK lawmaker suspended for joining reality TV show

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – In this photo made from video on Sept. 5, 2012, Conservative MP Nadine Dorries talks during Parliament, in London. A British lawmaker is swapping the political jungle for the Australian rainforest and becoming a contestant on a reality TV show. A...

The Civil Wars cancel tour using divorce language

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – This Oct. 14, 2012 file photo shows Joy Williams, left, and John Paul White of The Civil Wars at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, Texas. Grammy-winning duo The Civil Wars are calling off their upcoming tour dates, citing...

Review: Day-Lewis is tremendous in safe ‘Lincoln’

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

This undated publicity photo released by DreamWorks and Twentieth Century Fox shows, Daniel Day-Lewis, center rear, as Abraham Lincoln, in a scene from the film, “Lincoln.” (AP Photo/DreamWorks and Twentieth Century Fox, David James) For anyone...

Director John Singleton, Paramount settle lawsuit

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – In this Sept. 15, 2011 file photo, director John Singleton arrives at the premiere of “Abduction” in Los Angeles. Court records show Singleton and Paramount Pictures on Nov. 1, 2012 settled a lawsuit filed by the director/producer...

Review: ‘Starlet’ rooted by strong sense of place

November 7, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

This film image released by Music Box Films shows Dree Hemingway, left, and Karren Karagulian in a scene from “Starlet.” (AP Photo/Music Box Films, Augusta Quirk) A mismatched-friends drama whose overall sensitivity is belied by a couple of...