Arts and entertainment

FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Patton Oswalt poses in the press room with the award for best comedy album for "Talking for Clapping" at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Fifteen months after the death of his wife, Oswalt is engaged to marry actress Meredith Salenger, His publicist confirmed Thursday, July 6. Michelle McNamara, a writer, died in April 2016 from a combination of prescription medications and an undiagnosed heart condition. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
July 06, 2017 - 3:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor and comedian Patton Oswalt is engaged to marry actress Meredith Salenger, his publicist confirmed Thursday. The couple recently went public with their relationship at the Los Angeles premiere of "Baby Driver." Oswalt's wife, Michelle McNamara, a writer who founded the website...
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Ed Sheeran performs on NBC's "Today" show at Rockefeller Plaza on Thursday, July 6, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
July 06, 2017 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen Music's mid-year report says Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran have the top albums of the year, so far. Nielsen says Lamar's "DAMN." is the top album with 1.772 million sales, based on a combination of album sales, song sales and audio streams. Sheeran's "Divide" is second with...
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Ed Sheeran performs on NBC's "Today" show at Rockefeller Plaza on Thursday, July 6, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
July 06, 2017 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen Music's mid-year report says Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran have the top albums of the year, so far. Nielsen says Lamar's "DAMN." is the top album with 1.772 million sales, based on a combination of album sales, song sales and audio streams. Sheeran's "Divide" is second with...
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FILE - In this May 31, 2015 file photo, NBC News foreign correspondent Richard Engel attends the 74th Annual Peabody Awards in New York. Engel is borrowing Rachel Maddow's MSNBC time slot Friday nights over the next month for "On Assignment," a series that sets aside constant cable news chatter for deeply reported stories about world affairs. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
July 06, 2017 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Foreign correspondent Richard Engel is borrowing Rachel Maddow's MSNBC time slot on Friday nights over the next month for "On Assignment," a series that sets aside cable news chatter for deeply reported stories about world affairs. The first edition this week focuses on Vladimir...
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FILE - In this May 31, 2015 file photo, NBC News foreign correspondent Richard Engel attends the 74th Annual Peabody Awards in New York. Engel is borrowing Rachel Maddow's MSNBC time slot Friday nights over the next month for "On Assignment," a series that sets aside constant cable news chatter for deeply reported stories about world affairs. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
July 06, 2017 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Foreign correspondent Richard Engel is borrowing Rachel Maddow's MSNBC time slot on Friday nights over the next month for "On Assignment," a series that sets aside cable news chatter for deeply reported stories about world affairs. The first edition this week focuses on Vladimir...
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FILE - This May 20, 2017 file photo shows director Ava DuVernay at the 76th Annual Peabody Awards in New York. Netflix says the historic case of the Central Park Five will be brought to life in a limited series to be written and directed by Ava DuVernay. The five-episode drama will be based on the true story of five teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping Trisha Meili while she was jogging in Central Park in 1989. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
July 06, 2017 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix says the historic case of the Central Park Five will be brought to life in a limited series to be written and directed by Ava DuVernay. The five-episode drama will be based on the true story of five teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping Trisha Meili...
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FILE - This May 20, 2017 file photo shows director Ava DuVernay at the 76th Annual Peabody Awards in New York. Netflix says the historic case of the Central Park Five will be brought to life in a limited series to be written and directed by Ava DuVernay. The five-episode drama will be based on the true story of five teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping Trisha Meili while she was jogging in Central Park in 1989. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
July 06, 2017 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix says the historic case of the Central Park Five will be brought to life in a limited series to be written and directed by Ava DuVernay. The five-episode drama will be based on the true story of five teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping Trisha Meili...
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A woman watches a picture of Carlos Gardel at his museum in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. A museum paying homage to Argentina's greatest tango singer is reopening at his home in Buenos Aires. Gardel set the standard for Latin American leading men in films during the 1920's and 1930s and gave tango a huge boost worldwide. The legacy of the Frank Sinatra-like crooner remains alive in the decades since his death in a 1935 air crash in Colombia. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
July 06, 2017 - 2:30 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — At the peak of his career in the 1930s, Carlos Gardel's fans used to gather at the curb outside his home, hoping to hear one of Argentina's greatest tango singers practice a tune before a show. Now, they can gather inside to hear him again. Visitors to the remodeled "...
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A woman watches a picture of Carlos Gardel at his museum in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. A museum paying homage to Argentina's greatest tango singer is reopening at his home in Buenos Aires. Gardel set the standard for Latin American leading men in films during the 1920's and 1930s and gave tango a huge boost worldwide. The legacy of the Frank Sinatra-like crooner remains alive in the decades since his death in a 1935 air crash in Colombia. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
July 06, 2017 - 2:30 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — At the peak of his career in the 1930s, Carlos Gardel's fans used to gather at the curb outside his home, hoping to hear one of Argentina's greatest tango singers practice a tune before a show. Now, they can gather inside to hear him again. Visitors to the remodeled "...
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FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2017, file photo, entertainer Ice Cube, right, announces the launch of the Big3 professional basketball league as former NBA player and players union deputy Roger Mason, left, looks on, in New York. Ice Cube says his Big3 basketball league is open to moving its championship game to another arena in Las Vegas to make way for Floyd Mayweather's boxing match against Conor McGregor. The game is scheduled for Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena, the biggest venue in Las Vegas. Mayweather's fight against McGregor was later announced for the same site. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
July 06, 2017 - 1:43 pm
Before getting to Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather has to deal with Ice Cube. Mayweather is supposed to fight McGregor on Aug. 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in what could be the richest boxing match ever. Problem is, Cube already has the venue booked for the championship game of his 3-on-3...
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