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Court orders Kafka scripts moved to Israel library

October 15, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – Undated handout file photo of author Franz Kafka. A Tel Aviv court has ruled on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, that a collection of manuscripts written by Franz Kafka and Max Brod must be transferred to the Israeli National Library in Jerusalem. (AP Photo/HO, File) JERUSALEM (AP) — After a long, tangled journey that [&hellip...

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Women artists take over Seattle Art Museum

October 15, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this photo taken Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, an oil painting by Georgia O’Keeffe (Cow’s Skull on Red) is seen as part of one of two new exhibits featuring art exclusively by women at the Seattle Art Museum, in Seattle. Included in the exhibition is...

Before Facebook, there was Manet, painting friends

October 15, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

Brian Kennedy, director of the Toledo Museum of Art, poses in front of a portrait of French Impressionist Edouard Manet, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Toledo, Ohio. An exhibition of Manet’s works opened this month and runs through the end of the year...

Pussy Riot members face tough life in penal colony

October 15, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this photo taken Nov. 30, 2011, imprisoned women wait to be escorted for work at a women’s prison outside the city of Orel, central Russia. Two members of the punk band Pussy Riot will serve their sentence in a penal colony far from Moscow that is...

Actor, TV host Gary Collins dies at 74 in Miss.

October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – This Aug. 1982 file photo shows Gary Collins. Gary Collins, an actor, television show host and former master of ceremonies for the Miss America Pageant, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 in Biloxi, Miss. He was 74. During the 1980s, Collins hosted the...

Weapons charges dropped in Madonna stalking case

October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

Madonna performs on the “MDNA” tour at Staples Center on Wednesday Oct. 10, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP) NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City judge has dismissed weapons charges against a former firefighter who was...

Women artists take over Seattle Art Museum

October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

In this photo taken Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, an oil painting by Georgia O’Keeffe (Cow’s Skull on Red) is seen as part of one of two new exhibits featuring art exclusively by women at the Seattle Art Museum, in Seattle. Included in the exhibition is...

BBC under fire over Savile sex abuse allegations

October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – This is a Dec. 17, 1986 file photo of British disc jockey and BBC TV presenter Jimmy Savile at Madame Tussauds museum in London. The BBC is struggling to contain a crisis sparked by allegations of serial sexual abuse against the late Jimmy...

The Boss will campaign for Obama in Ohio, Iowa

October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – In this Nov. 2, 2008, file photo Bruce Springsteen performs at an outdoor campaign rally for presidential candidate Barack Obama at the Cleveland Mall, in Cleveland, Ohio. Springsteen is hitting the campaign trail again on President Barack...

Libel trial to focus on Britney Spears’ meltdown

October 14, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Sept. 17, 2008 file photo released by NBC, Lynne Spears, mother of singer Britney Spears and actress Jamie Lynne Spears is shown on the set of NBC’s “Today,” program, in New York. Testimony is scheduled to begin Tuesday,...