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Demi Lovato sings about addiction struggles on 'Sober'

Jun. 21, 2018 2:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Demi Lovato celebrated six years of sobriety in March, but her new song indicates she may no longer be sober. The pop star released "Sober " on YouTube on Thursday, singing lyrics like: "Momma, I'm so sorry I'm not sober anymore/And daddy please forgive me for the drinks spilled on the...

Directors Guild says industry is still mostly white and male

Jun. 21, 2018 3:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A new study by the Directors Guild of America finds that despite high-profile releases like "Get Out" and "Wonder Woman," film directors remained overwhelmingly white and male among the movies released last year. The DGA examined all 651 feature films released theatrically in 2017. It found...

Mike Colter brings the pain as the indestructible Luke Cage

Jun. 21, 2018 11:30 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — "Black Panther" broke box office records, but "Luke Cage" once crashed Netflix. The streaming service suffered a massive outage for more than two hours in 2016, one day after the premiere of "Luke Cage," a drama-action series starring Mike Colter who plays the show's superhero with...

AP PHOTOS: Toasts, kisses and laughs at Clooney AFI gala

Jun. 21, 2018 2:08 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — George Clooney, this is your life. The American Film Institute hosted a star-studded gala earlier this month to honor the Oscar-winner's achievements as an actor, director and activist. The evening kicked off with a video message from former President Barack Obama, and featured speeches...

Q&A: Sam Smith on touring, therapy, smoking and lip syncing

Jun. 21, 2018 10:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Smith knows his music is melancholy and emotional, but he's hoping his live shows will be uplifting and feel "like a fistful of love," as he put it. The singer, known for down-tempo hits like "Stay With Me" and "Too Good at Goodbyes," is launching "The Thrill of It All Tour" in the...

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The Latest: Plan for kids on military bases raises concerns

Jun. 21, 2018 4:16 PM EDT

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the separation of immigrant children from their parents following President Donald Trump's order allowing them to remain with their parents (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The prospect of the U.S. government housing up to 20,000 migrant children on military bases has raised...

Koko the gorilla, who learned sign language, dies at 46

Jun. 21, 2018 4:08 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Koko the gorilla, whose remarkable sign-language ability and motherly attachment to pet cats helped change the world's views about the intelligence of animals and their capacity for empathy, has died at 46. Koko was taught sign language from an early age as a scientific test subject...

Abloh's historic debut at Vuitton is a big draw in Paris

Jun. 21, 2018 3:26 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — The debut Louis Vuitton collection by Virgil Abloh, the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, drew stars of all stripes to Paris for his rainbow-themed menswear show. Kanye West was there with his wife, Kim Kardashian West, who had returned to Paris for the first time...

The Latest: First lady's 'I don't care' jacket causes a stir

Jun. 21, 2018 3:21 PM EDT

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Melania Trump's visit to a Texas facility housing migrant children (all times local): 3:05 p.m. First lady Melania Trump boarded a flight to a facility housing migrant children separated from their parents wearing a jacket that read "I really don't care, do u?" The green...

Directors Guild says industry is still mostly white and male

Jun. 21, 2018 3:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A new study by the Directors Guild of America finds that despite high-profile releases like "Get Out" and "Wonder Woman," film directors remained overwhelmingly white and male among the movies released last year. The DGA examined all 651 feature films released theatrically in 2017. It found...

Jon Dorenbos shares in Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl magic

Jun. 21, 2018 2:59 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Philadelphia Eagles player and "America's Got Talent" finalist Jon Dorenbos is sharing in the Super Bowl magic despite not playing with the team last season. The Eagles posted a video Thursday on Twitter of Dorenbos receiving a Super Bowl ring. Dorenbos was a popular figure in...

Serena Williams: Young boys need domestic abuse education

Jun. 21, 2018 2:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams says the conversation about stopping domestic abuse shouldn't just center around women, but men as well. The tennis superstar says education about domestic abuse should start when men are young boys. "I think expanding the conversation to men and expanding the conversation...

Demi Lovato sings about addiction struggles on 'Sober'

Jun. 21, 2018 2:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Demi Lovato celebrated six years of sobriety in March, but her new song indicates she may no longer be sober. The pop star released "Sober " on YouTube on Thursday, singing lyrics like: "Momma, I'm so sorry I'm not sober anymore/And daddy please forgive me for the drinks spilled on the...

AP PHOTOS: Toasts, kisses and laughs at Clooney AFI gala

Jun. 21, 2018 2:08 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — George Clooney, this is your life. The American Film Institute hosted a star-studded gala earlier this month to honor the Oscar-winner's achievements as an actor, director and activist. The evening kicked off with a video message from former President Barack Obama, and featured speeches...

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion's shooting death

Jun. 21, 2018 2:02 PM EDT

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested and charged with murder days after the killing of rising rap star XXXTentacion, who was fatally shot in his luxury BMW electric car as he left an upscale motorcycle dealership in Florida. Dedrick Devonshay Williams of Pompano Beach was...