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Abortion, Taliban in spotlight at Hollywood women’s event

Oct. 01, 2021 03:55 AM EDT

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A Hollywood event that’s supposed to be about women's empowerment in the industry and the world was more about how their rights are being imperiled at home and abroad. Restrictive abortion legislation in the U.S. and the Taliban's takeover...

Today in History

Sep. 19, 2021 00:11 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2021. There are 103 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 19, 1796, President George Washington’s farewell address was published. In it,...

Q&A: Mélanie Laurent on her love of directing and actresses

Sep. 17, 2021 11:55 AM EDT

Over the past decade, Mélanie Laurent has established herself as an accomplished film director. Yet four features and many accolades later, that fact may come as a surprise to many in the U.S. who still know her best for her acting — especially for playing Shosanna in “Inglorious...

Fall movie calendar, from 'Venom' to 'King Richard'

Sep. 07, 2021 16:39 PM EDT

A rundown of notable films coming out this fall: Sept. 9 “Blood Brothers: Malcolm X & Muhammad Ali” (Netflix): A documentary chronicling the friendship between the boxing legend and the civil rights leader. Sept. 10 ...

The Latest: Top Republican says Taliban holding Americans

Sep. 05, 2021 16:19 PM EDT

WASHINGTON — The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee says some Americans who have been trying to get out of Afghanistan since the U.S. military left are sitting in airplanes at an airport ready to leave but the Taliban are not letting them take off. ...

A mixed box office weekend as ‘Free Guy’ tops again

Aug. 22, 2021 14:43 PM EDT

Four new films with major stars from Hugh Jackman to Michael Keaton opened in North American movie theaters this weekend and only the one with animated puppies fared well. But it wasn’t enough to beat out Ryan Reynolds’ action-comedy “Free Guy,” which topped the charts for the second...

Jolie-Pitt divorce judge disqualified by appeals court

Jul. 23, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angelina Jolie scored a major victory Friday in her divorce with Brad Pitt when a California appeals court agreed with her that the private judge deciding who gets custody of their children should be disqualified. The 2nd District Court of Appeal...

Private judge hearing Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s divorce case should be disqualified, court rules

Jul. 23, 2021 13:44 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Private judge hearing Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s divorce case should be disqualified, court rules.