Arts and entertainment

Bruce Springsteen, center, and Patti Smith, right, perform after a special screening of "Horses: Patti Smith and Her Band" at the Beacon Theatre during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival, on Monday, April 23, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP)
April 23, 2018 - 11:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The night belonged to Patti Smith at the Tribeca Film Festival — and to her friend Bruce Springsteen. After a screening Monday night of a new concert documentary about Smith, the curtain at Manhattan's Beacon Theater rose to reveal Smith and her band, in the flesh. They performed...
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Pallbearers carry the casket of former professional wrestler Bruno Sammartino Monday, April 23, 2018, in Ross Township, Pa., a suburb just north of Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
April 23, 2018 - 8:41 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former professional wrestling champion Bruno Sammartino has been laid to rest in Pennsylvania, where he was remembered as one of the sport's good guys. Sammartino fled the Nazis from Italy as a child and built a career beating a string of bad guys in the 1960s and 1970s. He was...
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April 23, 2018 - 7:58 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince's heirs have sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to his death. The wrongful-death...
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This image released by the Tribeca Film Festival shows a scene from the virtual reality installation, "Terminal 3," featured at the Tribeca Film Festival. In “Terminal 3,” the user is an American immigration official interrogating middle eastern travelers. (Asad J. Malik/Tribeca Film festival via AP)
April 23, 2018 - 6:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of standout virtual reality installations at the Tribeca Film Festival provocatively places the user in positions of power. In "Terminal 3," you are an American immigration official interrogating Middle Eastern travelers, represented by hologram. The animated "Hero"...
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FILE - This Feb. 8, 2016 file photo shows a giant Oscar statuette at the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills, Calif. Next year’s The 91st Academy Awards will be held on Feb. 24, 2019. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP, File)
April 23, 2018 - 5:26 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Next year's Oscars season has been set, with several events leading up to the broadcast of the 91st Academy Awards on Feb. 24, 2019. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced key dates during the season on Monday, including the handing out of its honorary Oscars,...
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April 23, 2018 - 5:24 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Next year's Oscars season has been set, with several events leading up to the broadcast of the 91st Academy Awards on Feb. 24, 2019. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced key dates during the season on Monday, including the handing out of its honorary Oscars,...
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FILE - In this April 5, 2018 file photo, Dwayne Johnson attends the 2018 LA Family Housing Awards in West Hollywood, Calif. Johnson announced the birth of his third daughter Monday, April 23, on Instagram. He showed off a chest full of tattoos in a hospital snap with his latest addition, Tiana Gia Johnson. It’s his second daughter with partner Lauren Hashian. He also has a 16-year-old daughter with his former wife, Dany Garcia. He said Hashian labored like a “rock star.” (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 23, 2018 - 5:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rock has his third Rockette. Dwayne Johnson took to Instagram on Monday to show off his chest full of tattoos and his new baby girl in a hospital skin-to-skin contact moment. "Blessed and proud to bring another strong girl into this world," he wrote. "Tiana Gia Johnson came into...
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FILE - In this April 5, 2018 file photo, Dwayne Johnson attends the 2018 LA Family Housing Awards in West Hollywood, Calif. Johnson announced the birth of his third daughter Monday, April 23, on Instagram. He showed off a chest full of tattoos in a hospital snap with his latest addition, Tiana Gia Johnson. It’s his second daughter with partner Lauren Hashian. He also has a 16-year-old daughter with his former wife, Dany Garcia. He said Hashian labored like a “rock star.” (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 23, 2018 - 5:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson announced the birth of his third daughter Monday on Instagram. He showed off a chest full of tattoos in a hospital snap with his latest addition, Tiana Gia Johnson. It's his second daughter with partner Lauren Hashian. He also has a 16-year-old daughter...
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In this April 2018 photo provided by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Qatari-American artist Sophia Al-Maria poses for a portrait in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain. The museum announced Monday, April 23, 2018, that Al-Maria was the inaugural winner of the Dunya Contemporary Art Prize that recognizes mid-career artists from the Middle East. The museum will commission a new work from her that will be presented in a major exhibition. An international jury of contemporary Middle Eastern art experts chose Al-Maria for the honor, saying she has "pioneered a new visual language." (Laura Cugusi/Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago via AP)
April 23, 2018 - 4:04 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A 35-year-old Qatari-American artist is the inaugural winner of a prize worth $100,000 that recognizes mid-career artists from the Middle East. Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art on Monday announced Sophia Al-Maria as the winner of the first Dunya Contemporary Art Prize. The museum...
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FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2013 file photo, Avicii accepts the award for favorite artist - electronic dance music at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. Avicii’s family released a statement Monday, April 23, 2018, saying they “would like to thank you for the support and the loving words about our son and brother.” They say they are grateful for his fans around the world who loved his music. Swedish-born Avicii, whose name is Tim Bergling, was found dead, April 20, in Muscat, Oman. He was 28. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)
April 23, 2018 - 4:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The family of Avicii is thanking his fans for their support days after the superstar DJ died. Avicii's family says in a statement released Monday that they are grateful for his fans around the world who loved his music and are thankful "for the support and the loving words." Avicii...
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