- 'Love Connection' to reconnect with viewers as Fox revival
NEW YORK (AP) — "Love Connection" is reconnecting with viewers. A new version of the match-making game show will air on Fox starting May 25, the network announced.
- Review: 'Life' is a mediocre science-fiction thriller
Life is a box of chocolates, a highway and, alas, a mediocre science-fiction thriller.
- Iraqi-American composer musically translates wartime letters
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Rahim AlHaj cried every time he read the letters of eight Iraqis sharing personal, harrowing tales of love, loss and hope in wartime since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion. Rather than retreat, the Iraqi-American composer and musician immersed himself in the stories and emerged with a collection of songs to illustrate them.
- CBS renewing 18 series for fall, including 5 freshman shows
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS says it's bringing back 18 of its current series for the 2017-2018 season.
- Dylan gives rare interview, talks Sinatra, Elvis
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Dylan opened up about his music and songwriting and discussed his relationships with Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and others in a rare and lengthy interview posted exclusively to his website Wednesday.
- Bill inspired by Snooki caps public university speaker fees
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A bill inspired by former "Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi to cap what state public universities can pay to speakers was approved by lawmakers Thursday and now heads to the governor's desk.
- James Corden felt a 'long way from home' amid London attack
LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Corden has taken a moment to pay respects to his native London following a deadly attack there.
- Review: Big-screen 'CHIPS' a tawdry, sexist disappointment
"CHiPs" was a wholesome TV show in the 1970s and '80s about two California Highway Patrol officers. They were a couple of good-natured guys who embodied California cool with their motorcycles and mirrored sunglasses, solving problems, catching criminals and brightening days everywhere.
- Russia, Ukraine at odds over singer's Eurovision performance
GENEVA (AP) — Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia's contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country — a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster.
- Memphis officials to help save Aretha Franklin's birthplace
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis mayor's office is pitching in to help figure out the future of the dilapidated house where soul singer Aretha Franklin was born, a lawyer said Thursday.