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Veteran TV impresario Robert Halmi Sr. dies at 90

NEW YORK (AP) -- Prolific TV producer Robert Halmi, Sr., has died....
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Hearing set for Hollywood sex abuse lawyer change

HONOLULU (AP) -- A court hearing in Honolulu has been scheduled for lawyers who want out of a case accusing `X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse....
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Cinema verite documentarian Robert Drew dies at 90

Filmmaker Robert Drew, a pioneer of the modern documentary who in "Primary" and other movies mastered the intimate, spontaneous style known as cinema verite and schooled a generation of influential directors that included D.A. Pennebaker and Albert Maysles, has died at age 90....
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'Flower Drum Song' lead James Shigeta dies at 85

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- James Shigeta, who played the lead in the 1961 movie musical "Flower Drum Song" and had a small role in the first "Die Hard," has died. He was 85....
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George W. Bush writes book about father

NEW YORK (AP) -- His paintings made news worldwide, but it turns out that former President George W. Bush has been working on another, highly personal project since leaving the White House: He has quietly completed a biography of his father, former President George H.W. Bush....
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Hijuelos novel posthumous release set for 2015

NEW YORK (AP) -- A novel completed by Pulitzer Prize winner Oscar Hijuelos shortly before his death last year will be published in the fall of 2015....
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Contract dispute delays 'Big Bang' production

NEW YORK (AP) -- Production on a new season of "The Big Bang Theory" is being delayed because of a contract dispute with its top actors....
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Lollapalooza marks a decade in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Once the vagabond of the music festival and touring circuit, Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three days starting Friday with a lineup including Eminem, Outkast and Kings of Leon....
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Review: 'Calvary' is exquisitely nuanced

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- John Michael McDonagh's 2011 debut, "The Guard," provided the wonderful Brendan Gleeson with a vehicle for some of his best screen work, playing an Irish West Country cop unencumbered by diplomacy skills. But "Calvary," the follow-up collaboration of the writer-director and lead actor is in a whole different league. Gleeson's performance as a man of profound integrity suffering for the sins of others is the lynchpin of this immensely powerful drama, enriched by spiky...
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Allison Williams headed skyward as NBC's Peter Pan

NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC has picked its Peter Pan: high-flying "Girls" star Allison Williams....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you approve or disapprove of the President's handling of the situation between Israel and the Palestinians? <More Info>

Approve:
Disapprove:
Disapprove:
88%
Approve:
13%
Total Votes: 8

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with five Pennsylvania congressmen that the NCAA penalties against Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal should be cancelled?

Yes:
75%
No:
25%
Total Votes: 7,572