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'Yellowstone' boasts Costner, strong Native American co-star

Jun. 19, 2018 8:47 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Yellowstone" has everything a worthwhile Western should, including breathtaking vistas, battles over land and Kevin Costner in the lead role. There's also something rare in the contemporary Paramount Network series debuting Wednesday: prominent Native American story lines and parts,...

Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

Jun. 19, 2018 7:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel faces a growing backlash among Hollywood creators that intensified Tuesday following Laura Ingraham's description of "zero tolerance" detention facilities for children separated from their parents as "essentially summer camps." "Modern Family" co-creator Steve Levitan...

Prosecutors decline assault charges against Scott Baio

Jun. 19, 2018 6:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors have declined to file charges against Scott Baio stemming from allegations by his former "Charles in Charge" co-star that he sexually assaulted her. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office decided Monday not to file charges, saying in an evaluation that the statute...

CBS' '60 Minutes' gathers audience week by week

Jun. 19, 2018 4:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The newsmagazine "60 Minutes" was not television's most popular program this year, but for the 11th consecutive season it had more people who watched at least once during the year than any other non-sports show on TV. The Nielsen company's cumulative measurement of programs may not mean...

The Latest: Salah scores, but Russia beats Egypt for 2nd win

Jun. 19, 2018 3:59 PM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup (all times local): 10:55 p.m. Russia scored three goals in 15 minutes early in the second half to set up a 3-1 win over Egypt that moved the host nation to the brink of the World Cup's knockout stage on Tuesday. Mohamed Salah won and converted a penalty...

Nielsen's top programs for June 11-17

Jun. 19, 2018 3:26 PM EDT

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 11-17. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. "America's Got Talent," NBC, 11.46 million. 2. "60 Minutes," CBS, 6.51 million. 3. "Code Black," CBS, 6.18 million. 4. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 6.13 million. 5. "World of Dance," NBC, 6.07...

Musical about Michael Jackson being written by Lynn Nottage

Jun. 19, 2018 10:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway. The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage on Tuesday unveiled plans for a stage musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson. They hope it will be ready for Broadway by 2020. The story for the still-untitled...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 24-30

Jun. 19, 2018 7:14 AM EDT

June 24: Actress Michele Lee is 76. Actor-director Georg Stanford Brown is 75. Guitarist Jeff Beck is 74. Singer Colin Blunstone of The Zombies is 73. Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac is 71. Actor Peter Weller is 71. Bassist John Illsley of Dire Straits is 69. Reggae singer Derrick Simpson of Black Uhuru...

On a big night for 'Panther,' Boseman honors real-life hero

Jun. 19, 2018 3:00 AM EDT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The MTV Movie & TV Awards gave "Black Panther" its first taste of awards glory, with Marvel's blockbuster taking home four honors including two awards for its star, Chadwick Boseman. Boseman quickly handed off his best hero award to James Shaw Jr., who wrestled an...

List of winners from the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Jun. 18, 2018 11:12 PM EDT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the MTV Movie & TV Awards, presented Saturday at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California: Movie of the year: "Black Panther" Actor in a Movie: Chadwick Boseman, "Black Panther" Show of the Year: "Stranger Things" Actor in a Show: Millie Bobby Brown, "Stranger...