Entertainment

Towns scores 28, Timberwolves hold off Mavericks 97-92

Dec 11, 2017

Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points, Jimmy Butler scored 10 of his 22 in the fourth quarter and the Minnesota Timberwolves held on for a 97-92 win against the Dallas Mavericks

New evacuations as huge Southern California fire flares up

Dec 11, 2017

A powerful flare-up on the western edge of Southern California's largest and most destructive wildfire sent residents fleeing Sunday, as wind-fanned flames churned through old-growth brush in canyons and along hillsides toward coastal towns

Sexual misconduct often part of the job in hospitality work

Dec 10, 2017

Court documents, interviews indicate workers in hospitality industry are routinely subjected to sexual harassment, but the behavior largely goes unchecked

'Coco' tops box office again before 'Star Wars' hits

Dec 10, 2017

Disney and Pixar's "Coco" has topped the box office for a third time on a quiet, pre "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" weekend in theaters

Mark Ronson, Miguel, 50 Cent perform at Art Basel parties

Dec 10, 2017

Musicians, actors and fashion icons descended on Miami for a whirlwind week of glamorous parties to celebrate some of the world's best artists during Art Basel

Kuwait names ruler's son as defense minister in shakeup

Dec 10, 2017

Kuwait has announced new picks for Cabinet, with five out of 16 members hailing from the royal family, including the ruler's son who has been chosen to head the defense ministry

Early praise for 'The Last Jedi' after elaborate premiere

Dec 10, 2017

Early praise, including from J.J. Abrams, after premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

'The Square' wins big at European Film Awards

Dec 10, 2017

Swedish comedy "The Square" has swept this year's European Film Awards, winning six prizes, including for best film, director and screenwriter

Celebrity publicist Clifford dies during sex crimes sentence

Dec 10, 2017

Britain's Ministry of Justice says former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died after collapsing in prison while serving 8-year sentence for sexual assaults

The Latest: Bands play for Jones's get out the vote push

Dec 10, 2017

Trump to do robocalls for Moore

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