ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Tito’s Son Given Guardianship of Michael Jackson’s Children

Michael Jackson’s nephew was granted co-guardianship over the late pop icon’s children by a Los Angeles Judge on Aug. 22. According to the Associated Press, L.A. Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff named Tito Jackson’s son,...

Downey Back as Bon Vivant Billionaire/Smart Aleck Superhero

This film represents the seventh installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe series kickstarted by Iron Man in 2008, and since followed in succession by The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor, and Captain America...

Singer Bobby Brown Marries Manager Alicia Etheredge

June 21, 2012) Singer Bobby Brown remarried June 18, just four months after the death of ex-wife Whitney Houston, who accidently drowned in a Beverly Hills, Calif. hotel bathtub. Brown and his new wife, Alicia...

Politically Charged Boondocks Series’ Third Season DVD to Hit Stores

The Boondocks: The Complete Third Season, the third installment of Sony Pictures Television’s provocative Peabody Award-winning comedy, debuts on DVD Nov. 9 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on Aaron McGruder's politically-charged comic strip...

Juan Williams Gets Two-Book Deal

Juan Williams, the commentator fired by National Public Radio in October for making controversial remarks about Muslims while on his second job with FOX News, recently signed a two-book deal. Crown Publishers announced the...

Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

BIG BUDGET FILMS The Guilt Trip (PG-13 for violence, profanity and drug use) Dysfunctional family comedy about a scientist (Seth Rogen) who, against his better judgment, invites his overbearing mother (Barbara Streisand) to tag along...

Injured But Energetic: Fetty Wap Performs from Throne at NY Show

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — "Trap Queen" rapper Fetty Wap was a bit of a trapped king at a concert Thursday night: The performer, who is recovering from a motorcycle accident, performed sitting from a...

Soul, Motown Artists to Gather for Detroit Schools Benefit

DETROIT (AP) — A group of Motown and soul greats is convening to talk and play as part of a benefit for Detroit Public Schools' music programs. Panelists scheduled to attend Thursday's Soul Summit include...

An Overachiever Making a Difference

Bridget O. Davis grew up in Harlem, in the Drew Hamilton Projects, with her four sisters. Some of her close friends took to the streets - selling and using drugs, and becoming stick-up kids....

Jury Hears More from Michael Jackson’s Doctors

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A look at key moments this past week in the wrongful death trial in Los Angeles between Michael Jackson's mother, Katherine Jackson, and concert giant AEG Live LLC, and what...

British Gospel Artists Cross Pond to Make Waves

Marking the seventh American tour in less than two years to launch from the United Kingdom’s Zoe Records, The British Are Coming Tour 2011 has garnered much attention and many fans with its latest...

Man Accused of Firing at Lil Wayne’s Tour Buses Gets Prison

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A man accused of shooting into Lil Wayne's tour buses on a Georgia highway has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds said in a...