Entertainment

'Touched by an Angel' producer back in series TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In the decade that "Touched by an Angel" executive producer Martha Williamson has been away from series TV, much has changed. A new golden age has brought more daring shows, from "Mad Men" to "House of Cards" to "Breaking Bad," and more ways to see them....

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

NEW YORK (AP) -- Animal rights activists protesting outside Liam Neeson's home say they don't agree with him that New York's carriage horses should keep working....

Coachella's young audience a marketers paradise

INDIO, Calif. (AP) -- When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start of a new millennium, and it was all about the music. All for one weekend....

After his death, Garcia Marquez book sales soar

NEW YORK (AP) -- The death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez has brought his classic "One Hundred Years of Solitude" to the top of best seller lists....

Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown

ARACATACA, Colombia (AP) -- Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels....

Garcia Marquez: More than just a magic realist

NEW YORK (AP) -- Magic realism was only one of his gifts. From crime stories and village folklore to romance and satire, Gabriel Garcia Marquez brought poetry to virtually every popular genre....

'GMA' promotes Lara Spencer to co-host billing

NEW YORK (AP) -- ABC says it has promoted Lara Spencer to co-host status on "Good Morning America."...

WGN America tries 'Salem' magic to expand audience

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- WGN America is calling on witchcraft to help launch the cable channel in a new direction....

Paul Stanley on his love for another mask

NEW YORK (AP) -- Kiss frontman Paul Stanley feels a strong connection to the title character of "The Phantom of the Opera," and not just because he's spent nearly 40 years onstage with his face covered in paint....

Chelsea Clinton, producer, debuts short at Tribeca

NEW YORK (AP) -- First-time movie producer and mom-to-be Chelsea Clinton has premiered a short film at the Tribeca Film Festival....

Finding your inner comedian tougher than it seems

NEW YORK (AP) -- Since I was young, I've always made my friends and family laugh. That's because I've always found myself in funny situations - and I have a knack for self-deprecating humor....

Christie's to auction portrait of Malala by Yeo

NEW YORK (AP) -- A portrait of a Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for championing education for girls will be auctioned next month....

In '1971,' an analog precursor to NSA, Snowden

NEW YORK (AP) -- A trove of government documents reveals widespread domestic surveillance of Americans. Leaked revelations hit the front pages of newspapers. A powerful governmental agency is brought under scrutiny....

'The Boondocks' back for final 'offensive' season

NEW YORK (AP) -- The brash animated series "The Boondocks" returns to Adult Swim for its fourth and final season without Aaron McGruder, the man who spawned it, but with its brashness intact....

Title of new Hillary Clinton book: 'Hard Choices'

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton's upcoming book will be called "Hard Choices," a title that reflects how the potential 2016 presidential candidate may try to define her record as President Barack Obama's secretary of state while she considers another White House campaign....

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