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Investigation begins into supposed voice of Frida Kahlo

Jun. 13, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Frida Kahlo's voice may have finally been unearthed, say researchers at Mexico's National Sound Library. Library officials say it would be the first record of the Mexican artist's voice if confirmed. The director of the Frida Kahlo Museum, Hilda Trujillo, told The Associated Press on...

Nielsen's top programs for June 3-9

Jun. 11, 2019 4:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 3-9. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NBA Finals: Toronto at Golden State, Game 3, ABC, 13.35 million. 2. NBA Finals: Toronto at Golden State, Game 4, ABC, 12.79 million. 3. "America's Got Talent," NBC, 9.82...

Where are they now? Key players in O.J. Simpson murder trial

Jun. 10, 2019 12:52 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The June 12, 1994, killings of Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman brought the "Trial of the Century" that saw O.J. Simpson acquitted of the murders. From Johnnie to Kato to Ito, the trial brought together a fascinating cast of charters. Here's a look at where they are...

Sexy dramas, big-money games, Ailes film heat up summer TV

Jun. 7, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Summer travel packing list: sunscreen, power bars, television. The miracle of portable media frees you to roam and still catch a favorite returning series or promising newcomer, and without overloading a DVR. Hold that smart phone or tablet close and play traveler and viewer at the same...

'The Profit' says limits on US flag size unconstitutional

Jun. 6, 2019 2:02 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A reality television star contends in a court filing that a North Carolina city's size ban on a huge America flag flying at his recreational vehicle store is unconstitutional. Attorneys for Marcus Lemonis said in a filing in Iredell County that the U.S. and North Carolina constitutions...

Correction: Nielsens story

Jun. 5, 2019 11:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story June 4 about the Nielsen ratings, The Associated Press erroneously reported the percentage that NBA Finals ratings dropped compared to last year. The correct percentages were 24 percent down in Game 1, compared to 2018, and 26 percent down for Game 2, not 28 percent for Game 1...

Nielsen's top programs for May 27-June 2

Jun. 4, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 27-June 2. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NBA Finals Game 2: Golden State at Toronto, ABC, 13.89 million. 2. NBA Finals Game 1: Golden State at Toronto, ABC, 13.38 million. 3. "NBA Finals Post-Game" (Sunday), ABC, 9.89 million. 4....

Several Southern cities to host 'American Idol' auditions

Jun. 4, 2019 1:52 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Auditions for the upcoming 18th season of "American Idol" will include stops in several Southern cities. The show will hold auditions in Mobile, Alabama, on Aug. 20, the second of 20 stops between New York on July 23 and Detroit on Sept. 10. Stops in neighboring Southern states include...

Central Arkansas tattoo artist returns to reality TV contest

Jun. 2, 2019 1:06 AM EDT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas tattoo artist headed back to New York recently to coach contestants around the country for the upcoming reality TV competition Ink Master, with this season's contest setting up a battle of the sexes. Katie McGowan, a Little Rock-area artist, said in a recent interview...

Celebrities branch out with podcasts of their own

May. 31, 2019 3:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Topher Grace has added a lot of skills to his portfolio over the last few weeks. He learned to beatbox. He officiated a wedding with "Shazam!" star Zachary Levi, and even tried telemarketing. He's doing it all for a new role, but it has nothing to do with acting: Instead, he's trying...