- 5 comedy alternatives to 'The Interview'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Jong Un isn't alone.
- Sony saga blends foreign intrigue, star wattage
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hackers who hit Sony Pictures Entertainment days before Thanksgiving crippled the network, stole gigabytes of data and spilled into public view unreleased films and reams of private and sometimes embarrassing executive emails.
- AP Interview: Coelho says Sony hack threatens all
GENEVA (AP) — Brazilian author Paulo Coelho says the Sony hack threatens us all if society doesn't enforce important values: our individual and collective freedom of expression and an unwavering refusal to negotiate with anonymous terrorists.
- Bill Cosby's silence may be his best defense at this point
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby has the right to remain silent — and that may be his best strategy.
- Craig Ferguson says good night as 'Late Late Show' host
NEW YORK (AP) — Craig Ferguson will spend tomorrow's future yesterdays (as his theme song proclaims) somewhere other than "The Late Late Show." Friday was his last hoorah after a decade as host of the CBS talk show.
- Madonna releases 6 songs after leak
NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services.
- Actor Stephen Collins denies he's a pedophile in interview
NEW YORK (AP) — Former "7th Heaven" star Stephen Collins declares he's not a pedophile, and insists he has molested a minor on just one occasion and engaged in sexual misconduct with only three girls in all.
- Kim Jong Un game spoof 'Glorious Leader!' moving forward
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The creator of a satirical video game that depicts Kim Jong Un as a gun-toting, unicorn-riding hero has no plans to cancel his zany creation following a cyberattack and threats of violence against Sony Pictures that the FBI has attributed to North Korea.
- Key Profumo scandal figure Mandy Rice-Davies dies
LONDON (AP) — Mandy Rice-Davies, a key figure in the "Profumo Affair," a sex-and-politics scandal that rocked Cold War Britain, has died at age 70.
- 9 films advance in Oscars shortlist for best foreign film
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The list of contenders for best foreign film got a bit smaller Friday as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nine features that will advance to the next round of voting.