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BOSTON (AP) — The Sackler name is emblazoned on the walls at some of the world's great museums and universities, including the Smithsonian, the Guggenheim and Harvard. But now the family's ties to OxyContin and the painkiller's role in the deadly opioid crisis are bringing the Sacklers a new…

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Achieving success is difficult without determination.  Failure only occurs when you give up.  Since determination cannot be stopped, determined people don't fail.  Determination is the drive that keeps you moving forward regardless of any obstacles.  Harnessing the power of determination is …

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BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 17, 2019--Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today revealed the first look at Mortal Kombat 11 with a showcase of crushing new gameplay, original and returning fighters, immersive story elements, and innovative features that offer a more personalized…

 The 17th of January is popularly thought to be the day when a large number of people start cheating on their promises.Why not ditch your resolutions and stop beating yourself up?Rejoice in your new found freedom from disastrous diets and awful exercise programs, pick up that pack of smokes …

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NEW YORK (AP) — PJ Morton is prepping for the biggest week of his life: He's set to perform at next month's Super Bowl halftime show as a member of Maroon 5, and seven days later, he'll attend the Grammy Awards, where he's nominated for four honors — including three for his work as a R&B…

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NEW YORK (AP) — By its nature, awards season tends to winnow a field of films and performances until many of the same names are read week after week, award show after award show, leading up to the Academy Awards. It's a process that always leaves deserving nominees left out for lack of buzz,…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Maren Morris knew the importance of selecting the first single she released from her much-anticipated second record, but as soon as she heard the demo of "GIRL," she knew this was the song she wanted to lead off the album.

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PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 17, 2019--Following the success of its "Lingerie, Mon Amour" Show in January 2017, Promincor - Lingerie Française (Association for the Promotion of Corsetry Industries) and the DEFI (Committee of Promotion and Development for the Clothing) once again bring togethe…

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FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 17, 2019--HyperX ®, the gaming division of Kingston ® Technology Company, Inc., today announced that it has been named the exclusive peripheral and internals partner of Complexity Gaming, one of North America’s most elite and longest standing esp…

St. Andrews- Sewanee School is pleased to announce that this year’s Bishop Reynolds Forum speaker will be producer, activist, and humanitarian Meredith Walker. The public lecture will be held on Sunday, April 7 at 4:00 p.m. in McCrory Hall for the Performing Arts. Meredith is a 1991 graduate…

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — For decades, Jackie Shane was a musical mystery: a riveting black transgender soul singer who packed nightclubs in Toronto in the 1960s, but then disappeared after 1971.

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Director Peter Jackson is upfront about what audiences should not expect from his unconventional World War I documentary, "They Shall Not Grow Old." This is a film made by a non-historian for an audience of non-historians, he says. There are no dates, names or locations. Neither are there an…

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The breakthrough representation of minorities in Hollywood blockbusters has ignited a frequently overlooked discussion about whether prejudice isn't just about the color of a person's skin, but the shade.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand entered the growing field of 2020 Democratic presidential contenders Tuesday, telling television host Stephen Colbert that she's launching an exploratory committee.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Tributes from stars like Kristin Chenoweth and Bette Midler poured in to honor the life and career of Carol Channing, the three-time Tony Award-winning musical comedy star who delighted American audiences over 5,000 performances as the scheming Dolly Levi in "Hello, Dolly!" o…

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NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Dec. 3 about Yannick Nezet-Seguin, The Associated Press, based on information provided by the Metropolitan Opera, erroneously reported Pierre Tourville is Nezet-Seguin's husband. They are partners but not married.

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OWINGS MILLS, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 15, 2019--In Money We Trust? – a film that answers the question “What is money?” in an entirely new way – premieres on public television across the United States beginning this month. Directed by Paul Sanderson, the one-hour documentary is based on the…

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Samuel L. Jackson's Elijah Price, or Mr. Glass, as he prefers to be called, was by far the most compelling part of M. Night Shyamalan's slow-burn comic book send-up "Unbreakable." A brilliant, tortured manipulator and superhero enthusiast suffering from osteogenesis imperfecta (i.e. brittle …

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In honor of civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. the Franklin County Chapter of the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Foundation will host its annual King Memorial on Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Winchester Missionary Baptist Church located at 317 3rd Ave. SE in Winchester.

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BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 15, 2019--“The LEGO ® Movie 2: The Second Part,” in theaters nationwide February 8, reunites the heroes of “The LEGO Movie” in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. Starting January 29, for a limited time, fans of all ages can ex…

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 15, 2019--Television’s highest-rated home renovation series of all time— Extreme Makeover: Home Edition —is coming to HGTV, with the network planning to produce 10 fresh episodes. While it has not yet revealed the cast for the new episodes, HGTV will showcase i…

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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 15, 2019--The USC Libraries have named the finalists for the 31 st -annual USC Libraries Scripter Award, which honors the year’s best film and television adaptations, as well as the works on which they are based.

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NORWOOD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 15, 2019--Showcase Cinemas, a world leader in the motion picture exhibition industry, is thrilled to announce the launch of the loyalty program. FREE to use, Starpass, enables guests to earn a 10 percent reward for virtually every dollar spent, with no bl…