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Editorial Roundup: New England

Jan. 14, 2022 17:16 PM EST

Boston Globe. January 12, 2022. Editorial: Qualified progress on qualified immunity State commission recommends some worthy reforms, but punts on larger question of whether to change controversial rule that shields police officers from legal liability for abuse. ...

Court rules against Rocket Center in cartoon series dispute

Dec. 31, 2021 11:08 AM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled against the U.S. Space and Rocket Center's efforts to overturn a $1.3 million arbitration award granted to the developers of an animated series. Justices on Thursday directed an Alabama court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by...

'He-Man' artist and toy designer T. Mark Taylor dies at 80

Dec. 25, 2021 23:28 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — T. Mark Taylor, artist and toy designer for the He-Man and the Masters of the Universe franchise as well as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, died Thursday at his Southern California home. He was 80. The cause was congestive heart failure, Taylor's family said in...

New this week: 'Don't Look Up,' new 'Matrix' and 'Sing 2'

Dec. 20, 2021 09:44 AM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem star as Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz in Aaron Sorkin’s “Being...

Delaware voiceover family gets success with Nike and Netflix

Nov. 13, 2021 09:11 AM EST

WILIMTON, Del. (AP) — Whoever said talk is cheap hadn’t looked at Dom and Nicole Draper’s bank statements. The Newark couple rely on voice-acting to pay a chunk of their bills. Through their company, The Voiceover Couple, the pair has worked with major brands...

New this week: Kaepernick, Sheeran and 'Star Trek' spin-off

Oct. 25, 2021 12:13 PM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — “Army of Thieves,” coming to Netflix on Friday, is set in a world where...

Opening, ticket prices announced for Peppa Pig theme park

Oct. 20, 2021 09:40 AM EDT

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — A standalone Peppa Pig theme park at the Legoland Florida Resort is set to open Feb. 24, park officials announced Tuesday. Officials also announced ticket prices. A one-day ticket for the central Florida park will be...