- Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman'
25 Apr. 20153:20 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.
- 5 things to know about transgender Americans
24 Apr. 20157:41 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — These are pivotal times for transgender Americans, as they gain in visibility yet remain buffeted by bias and misunderstanding.
- Adam Sandler movie sparks debate over American Indian images
24 Apr. 20157:04 PM ET
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When a group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week, their decision generated praise and scorn on social media.
- Glenn Close, Lena Dunham strike emotional chord at event
24 Apr. 20155:11 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Using her own family and Robin Williams as an example, a tearful Glenn Close urged some of the most powerful women in entertainment to help society shed its fear of those fighting mental illness in an emotional speech Friday at Variety's Power of Women luncheon.
- FBI: Korean firm scammed out of $375K for fake Pharrell show
24 Apr. 201510:42 PM ET
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man scammed a South Korean steel company out of $375,000 by claiming he worked with a Japanese talent agency that could help the company book a concert by musician Pharrell Williams, FBI agents in Pennsylvania said.
- Seriously silly, Monty Python reunites for a weekend tribute
24 Apr. 20154:49 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Today they reign as elder statesman of cerebral silliness, these alumni of the Monty Python comedy troupe and, some would argue, the funniest men who ever lived.
- Cleveland Play House wins Regional Theater Tony Award
24 Apr. 20156:47 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — This year's Regional Theater Tony Award will go to the Cleveland Play House as it embarks on its centennial season.
- Kardashian family to watch Bruce Jenner's interview together
24 Apr. 20155:13 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian says her family plans to watch Bruce Jenner's Friday night TV interview as they do most things, which is together.
- Angelina Jolie rips world powers on Syria's refugee crisis
24 Apr. 20156:28 PM ET
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Actress Angelina Jolie pleaded with world powers Friday to help the millions of Syrian refugees, sharply criticizing the U.N. Security Council for being paralyzed by its division over Syria's four-year conflict.
- Time magazine longtime film critic Richard Corliss dies
24 Apr. 20159:01 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Corliss, the longtime film critic for Time magazine, has died after suffering a major stroke last week, the magazine said Friday. He was 71.