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Showtime's 'The Circus' resumes - but has circus left town?

Showtime's 'The Circus' resumes - but has circus left town?

NEW YORK (AP) — What does “The Circus” do when the circus has left town? That's the pithy question that comes to mind upon learning that the Showtime political series opens its seventh season on Sunday, when consumer interest in political news has dr
Review: Drag queen dreams in ‘Talking About Jamie’

Review: Drag queen dreams in ‘Talking About Jamie’

“Everybody’s Talking About Jamie,” a predictable and glossy “Billy Elliot”-like musical of British working-class aspiration that’s nevertheless a joy, is the kind of movie that might have once been made about the trials of coming out as a young gay m
Q&A: Jeff Ament feels alive again with Pearl Jam's return

Q&A: Jeff Ament feels alive again with Pearl Jam's return

Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament came out of the band’s pandemic sabbatical — which he spent recording a solo album, painting and he dabbled in Olympics analysis with his friend Kenny Mayne — to catch some live music this summer.
Newfoundland and Labrador artists cover songs from 'Come from Away' in new folk album

Newfoundland and Labrador artists cover songs from 'Come from Away' in new folk album

NEW YORK — Newfoundland and Labrador musicians are bringing the folk tradition of "the Rock" to "Come From Away.

Gabrielle Union on using 'radical honesty' to tell her story

LONDON (AP) — Gabrielle Union’s using “radical honesty” in her new book, which combines lively lighthearted stories with chapters dealing with her recovery from sexual assault, racist encounters and mental health struggles.
Sotheby's puts rare U.S. Constitution copy for auction

Sotheby's puts rare U.S. Constitution copy for auction

NEW YORK (AP) — A very special document will be auctioned off later this year — a rare copy of the U.S. Constitution.
Q&A: Mélanie Laurent on her love of directing and actresses

Q&A: Mélanie Laurent on her love of directing and actresses

Over the past decade, Mélanie Laurent has established herself as an accomplished film director. Yet four features and many accolades later, that fact may come as a surprise to many in the U.S.
Dan Levy signs deal to write and produce film and TV projects at Netflix

Dan Levy signs deal to write and produce film and TV projects at Netflix

Dan Levy is returning to Netflix, the streamer that helped turn his CBC comedy "Schitt's Creek" into a pop cultural phenomenon.
Doerr, Powers on fiction longlist for National Book Awards

Doerr, Powers on fiction longlist for National Book Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Doerr, Richard Powers and Lauren Groff are among this years nominees on the National Book Awards' fiction longlist, which also includes Honorée Fanonne Jeffers' epic debut novel “The Love Songs of W. E. B.

Hungary: Statue honoring mysterious Bitcoin founder unveiled

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — An imposing bronze statue was unveiled in Hungary’s capital on Thursday which its creators say is the first in the world to pay homage to the anonymous creator of the Bitcoin digital currency.