- In North Korea, a hardboiled (and fictional) cop keeps watch
NEW YORK (AP) — The hero, a police inspector, prowls a city known more for its political malevolence than its street crime. If you read the local newspapers, you could think it's a city with almost no crime at all. There have been no murders reported there for years, no bank robberies, no muggings, no rapes.
- Nate Parker talks male privilege, consent in new interview
NEW YORK (AP) — Nate Parker, the actor-director dealing with a 17-year-old rape case casting a storm over his new film and career, opened up about the incident in a new interview.
- Max Ritvo, poet who chronicled cancer battle, dies at 25
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Ritvo, a poet who chronicled his long battle with cancer in works that were both humorous and searing, has died. He was 25.
- Jesse Metcalfe revels in real-life romance, music on TV
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jesse Metcalfe is stretching himself artistically as a musician and, on the side, as a jewelry designer.
- Actor Marvin Kaplan, a diner patron on 'Alice,' dead at 89
NEW YORK (AP) — Veteran actor Marvin Kaplan has died at 89.
- Britney Spears hitches a ride for Corden's Carpool Karaoke
NEW YORK (AP) — Oops! James Corden did it again, sharing his Carpool Karaoke commute with Britney Spears on Thursday's edition of "The Late Late Show."
- Review: Britney Spears isn't winning, even if we want her to
Britney Spears, "Glory" (RCA)
- "Greater" tells story of late Arkansas walk-on Burslworth
In Brandon Burlsworth, the bespectacled former walk-on from Arkansas, former Colts general manager Bill Polian believed he had drafted a player who could be to Indianapolis' offensive line what Peyton Manning was at quarterback.
- UK broadcaster shuts down for hour, asks viewers to exercise
LONDON (AP) — One of Britain's leading broadcasters has blacked out its programs for an hour in hopes of spurring viewers to get some exercise.
- Linda Thompson writes of love, loss and what she's learned
NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Thompson, who lived with Elvis Presley and was married to Bruce Jenner, has kept the details of her high-profile relationships private over the years.