- Kristen Stewart, Idris Elba in Venice Film Festival lineup
July 29, 20157:55 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — This year's Venice Film Festival will include Kristen Stewart in a sci-fi romance, a war story with Idris Elba and a thriller starring Tilda Swinton and Dakota Johnson.
- 'The Martian' to premiere at the Toronto Film Festival
July 28, 20157:11 PM ET
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The blockbuster summer movie season is still going strong, but the Toronto International Film Festival provided a peek Tuesday at some of the movies and performances that could help set the tone for the upcoming awards season.
- Lawyers for 'Whitey' Bulger ask court to overturn conviction
July 27, 201512:43 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for convicted gangster James "Whitey" Bulger asked a federal appeals court Monday to grant him a new trial, arguing that his defense was eviscerated when he was barred from testifying about his claim that he received immunity for his crimes.
- Boston gangster's bid for new trial heads to appeals court
July 26, 201511:18 AM ET
BOSTON (AP) — During his 2013 racketeering trial, former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger called the proceeding a "sham" after he was barred from presenting the centerpiece of his defense: his claim that a federal prosecutor gave him immunity to commit crimes.