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FILE - This June 4, 2018 file photo shows DJ D-Nice, whose real name is Derrick Jones, at the 13th Annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala After Party in New York. DJ D-Nice started playing music live on Instagram amid countless closures due the worldwide pandemic. At first, the audience for his hours-long sets was no more than a few hundred, mainly friends. But as word spread, it grew to thousands and it drew celebrities like Janet Jackson, Oprah Winfrey, Michelle Obama and Drake. (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP, File)

DJ D-Nice unites during the pandemic, one beat at a time

Mar. 24, 2020 5:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When DJ D-Nice decided to start playing music live on Instagram amid countless closures due the worldwide pandemic, he did it in part to ease his loneliness and boredom given his own gigs had dried up. At first, the audience for his hours-long sets was no more than a few hundred, mainly...

FILE - This Dec. 5, 2019 file photo shows Rosie O'Donnell at the

Rosie O’Donnell's streaming Broadway show raises $600K

Mar. 23, 2020 10:56 PM EDT

From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here’s a look at some of the ways the entertainment industry is reacting to the spread of the coronavirus, which most people recover from but can cause severe illness in the elderly and those with preexisting medical...

FILE - This March 5, 2020 file photo shows John Legend performing at The Alliance for Children's Rights 28th Annual Dinner in Beverly Hills, Calif. The spreading coronavirus might have canceled several touring performances from A-list musical artists, but those acts have found a new venue to sing: their living rooms. Legend, Bono, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Pink, John Mayer, Keith Urban and more have held virtual concerts from their homes as the world continues to practice social distancing to slow the spread of the virus. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File)

John Legend: 'The Voice' episodes taped until end of April

Mar. 20, 2020 4:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — One program the coronavirus hasn’t forced a screeching halt to is NBC’s “The Voice.” John Legend, one of the four coaches on the Emmy-winning music series, says he and the others have pre-taped the show until the end of April. “There were only three weeks...

FILE - In this May 15, 2019 file photo shows late night talk show host Conan O'Brien at the WarnerMedia Upfront in New York. O'Brien said he will resume putting out new episodes of TBS' “Conan” on March 30. His staff will remain at home, and the show will be cobbled together with O'Brien on an iPhone and guests via Skype.  (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Conan O'Brien to return to air, with an iPhone from home

Mar. 19, 2020 11:28 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With iPhones and Skype, Conan O'Brien is going back on the air. The late-night host said he will resume putting out new episodes of TBS' “Conan” on March 30. His staff will remain at home, and the show will be cobbled together with O'Brien on an iPhone and guests via Skype. ...

FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2020, file photo, Vanessa Hudgens attends the Broadway opening night of

Hudgens reassures fans, Cyrus spreads hope amid coronavirus

Mar. 17, 2020 8:20 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here's a look at some of the ways the entertainment industry is reacting to the spread of the coronavirus, which most people recover from but can cause severe illness in the elderly and those with...

This Feb. 4, 2020 image released by CBS shows host Stephen Colbert, left, greeting the audience during a taping of

Late-night comics adjust to shows without an audience

Mar. 13, 2020 1:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Due to the new coronavirus, late-night comedians — Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Pete Buttigieg — are taking to the stage without the affirmation of adoring audiences. Wait a second. Pete Buttigieg? The former presidential candidate filled in for Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday...

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., walks to his car after speaking to reporters on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, in Burlington, Vt. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Sanders isn't dropping out, but where does he go from here?

Mar. 11, 2020 9:28 PM EDT

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Bernie Sanders is vowing to press ahead with his presidential campaign at least long enough to debate Joe Biden this weekend, even while acknowledging his deficit in the Democratic race may be insurmountable. The Vermont senator on Wednesday offered no further details on what his...

This combination of photos show, from left, host Jimmy Fallon on the set of

Virus prompts late shows to drop audiences, ‘Survivor’ delay

Mar. 11, 2020 9:23 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The ripple effect of the new coronavirus on the entertainment industry reached late-night and daytime television, a TV fan festival and far beyond to the series “Survivor” in Fiji. Nickelodeon's annual Kids’ Choice Awards, set for March 22 in Los Angeles, also is...

Virus prompts late shows to drop audiences, ‘Survivor’ delay

Mar. 11, 2020 5:28 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The ripple effect of the new coronavirus on the entertainment industry on Wednesday reached late-night television and far beyond to the series “Survivor” in Fiji. “The Tonight Show” and other late-night talk shows in New York announced they will tape without...

North Carolina forward Garrison Brooks (15) takes a shot over Syracuse forward Bourama Sidibe (34) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Syracuse, N.Y., Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

North Carolina's long-range barrage sinks Syracuse, 92-79

Feb. 29, 2020 7:52 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Cole Anthony says it's simple to excel from long range — “just choose the right spots.” Anthony and his North Carolina teammates did just that on Saturday, hitting 11 of 26 tries from behind the arc in a 92-79 victory over Syracuse. Not bad for the worst...