- 'Star Trek' actress Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85.
- 'Avengers' sequel is second biggest US opener of all time
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Avengers are mighty, but not enough to beat themselves. The Marvel and Disney sequel earned a staggering $187.7 million in its debut weekend, making it the second biggest U.S. opening of all time according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
- Cable, pay-per-view problems leave viewers fighting mad
NEW YORK (AP) — For some boxing fans, the big fight Saturday night turned out to be between them and their cable companies.
- Gaiman, Bechdel among new table hosts at PEN gala
NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman and Alison Bechdel are among the writers who have agreed to be table hosts at next week's PEN American Center gala after six authors withdrew in protest of an award being given to the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo.
- Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Guessing game for royal baby's name
LONDON (AP) — Princess Charlotte has a certain ring to it. Or how about Princess Alice?
- New Orleans wraps up Jazz Fest with raucous performances
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Raucous performances by New Orleans hometown hero Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews, rocker Lenny Kravitz and rising country star Kacey Musgraves closed out the 2015 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on Sunday.
- Ashes of ballerina Plisetskaya to be spread over Russia
MOSCOW (AP) — The ashes of Maya Plisetskaya, the renowned Bolshoi Theater ballerina who died this weekend, will be spread over Russia in accordance with her wishes.
- Stars speak out about Baltimore; others won't risk it
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As the events in Baltimore continue to grip the nation, a few celebrities are raising their voices for the city and the cause. But experts say many stars are reluctant to address such heated emotional issues publicly.
- Russian ballerina Plisetskaya dies at 89
MOSCOW (AP) — Maya Plisetskaya, regarded as one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th century and whose career at the Bolshoi Theater spanned more than 35 years, has died at age 89.
- AP PHOTOS: At Derby, a passion for hats
The Kentucky Derby is known for women's fashion, especially the hats. But 48-year-old Jeff Rieg wasn't going to let the women upstage him.