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Cyprus Church says 'satanic' Eurovision entry must be yanked

NICOSIA, Cyprus — The Orthodox Church of Cyprus on Tuesday called for the withdrawal of the country’s controversial entry into this year’s Eurovision song contest titled “El Diablo,” charging that the song makes an international mockery of country’s

33 years later, Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall return to Zamunda

NEW YORK — When Eddie Murphy made the original “Coming to America,” he was, almost indisputably, the funniest man in America. Murphy was at the very height of his fame, coming off “Beverly Hills Cop II” and the stand-up special “Raw.
Author Eden Robinson taking a 'breather' after closing the book on Trickster trilogy

Author Eden Robinson taking a 'breather' after closing the book on Trickster trilogy

For author Eden Robinson, saying goodbye to the "Trickster" trilogy feels like a "mutual breakup.
CMA Fest cancelled for 2nd year in a row due to COVID-19

CMA Fest cancelled for 2nd year in a row due to COVID-19

NASHVILLE — Country music festival CMA Fest in Nashville, Tennessee, will be cancelled for a second year in a row because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gen Z gets inspired by Gen X in Amy Poehler’s film ‘Moxie’

Gen Z gets inspired by Gen X in Amy Poehler’s film ‘Moxie’

Amy Poehler was never a Riot Grrrl. She says she wasn’t cool enough to be part of the scene popularized by bands like Bikini Kill. But the spirit of the '90s feminist movement always resonated with her.
Manitoba announces easing of some COVID-19 restrictions as case count drops

Manitoba announces easing of some COVID-19 restrictions as case count drops

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is loosening many restrictions on stores, gyms, restaurants and household gatherings as its COVID-19 case numbers continue to drop.
Bunny Wailer, reggae luminary and last Wailers member, dies

Bunny Wailer, reggae luminary and last Wailers member, dies

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Bunny Wailer, a reggae luminary who was the last surviving member of the legendary group The Wailers, died on Tuesday in his native Jamaica. He was 73.

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Nonfiction 1. Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey, narrated by the author (Random House Audio) 2. A Promised Land by Barack Obama, narrated by the author (Random House Audio) 3. Atomic Habits by James Clear, narrated by the author (Penguin Audio) 4.
Toymaker Spin Master's digital games revenue up, plans for Paw Patrol movie release

Toymaker Spin Master's digital games revenue up, plans for Paw Patrol movie release

Spin Master Corp. recorded meteoric growth in its digital games business in the latest quarter as users of its Toca Life World app filmed themselves playing the game and shared the videos on social media, the company’s co-CEO said Tuesday.
Historical remains found during construction reburied in NYC

Historical remains found during construction reburied in NYC

NEW YORK — Human remains of early New Yorkers that were discovered during construction in and around Washington Square Park were reinterred inside the park on Tuesday, New York City officials announced.