Ohio opens new storybook trail at Barkcamp State Park

OHIO — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources in partnership with the Governor’s Imagination Library added another storybook trail to Barkcamp State Park in Belmont this week.  So far, there…

Maverick’ touch down in Cannes

CANNES – Tom Cruise mania descended Wednesday in Cannes where the actor made a whirlwind appearance at the film festival, walking the red carpet, receiving a surprise Palme d’Or and…

‘Jersey Shore’s’ DJ Pauly D is coming to San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO — Yeah buddy! MTV ‘s residential “guido” DJ Pauly D is heading to San Antonio this summer for a fist-pumping extravaganza. The Jersey Shore star will perform a…

Jill Biden, Selena Gomez lead talk on youth mental health

WASHINGTON – Selena Gomez joined first lady Jill Biden and U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy at the White House on Wednesday for a conversation about youth mental health. The singer/actor…

Shelter named for donor ‘Jeopardy’ host Alex Trebek opens

EDITOR’S NOTE: Multimedia journalist Aziza Shuler spoke with Jean Trebek, widow of Alex Trebek, and two locals about the new shelter. Click the arrow above to watch the video. LOS…

Universal’s legendary monsters collide in HHN haunted house

ORLANDO, Fla. – Universal Orlando announced the first haunted house coming to Halloween Horror Nights this fall. Guests will come face-to-face with Universal Pictures’ most notorious horror icons in the…

‘Rust’ script supervisor defends punitive damages claim

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — A script supervisor who was standing next to cinematographer Halyna Hutchins when she was fatally shot with a prop weapon fired by actor Alec Baldwin on…

Wesley Morgan wins Colby award for ‘The Hardest Place’

NEW YORK – Author and journalist Wesley Morgan is this year’s winner of the William E. Colby Award for military and intelligence writing. He was cited for his book “The…

Disney Music president on award-winning ‘Encanto’ soundtrack

LOS ANGELES — The Madrigals may not “talk about Bruno,” but the rest of the world certainly is. What You Need To Know Disney’s “Encanto” won a Billboard Music Award for the…

Harry Styles, ‘Angelyne’ and ‘The Valet’

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — The gripping documentary “Hold Your Fire,”…