FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2020, file photo, Bob Odenkirk speaks at the AMC’s “Better Call Saul” panel during the AMC Networks TCA 2020 Winter Pres

Bob Odenkirk collapses on 'Better Call Saul' set

"Better Call Saul" star Bob Odenkirk collapsed on the show's New Mexico set on Tuesday and had to be hospitalized.

Slipknot founding drummer Joey Jordison dies at 46

July 27
Slipknot band member Joey Jordison participates in a news conference about the death of bassist Paul Gray on May 25, 2010, in Des Moines, Iowa. Jordis
Joey Jordison, a founding member of Slipknot, who drummed for the influential metal band in its most popular period and helped write many of its best-known songs, has died Monday at age 46, his family said.

Wu-Tang Clan album sale pays off Martin Shkreli's court debt

July 27
Martin Shkreli
An unreleased Wu-Tang Clan album forfeited by Martin Shkreli after his securities fraud conviction was sold Tuesday for an undisclosed sum, though prosecutors say it was enough to fully satisfy the rest of what he owed on a $7.4 million forfeiture order he faced after his 2018 sentencing.
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Euphoric Philippines, rewards greet Olympic gold winner home

The rewards, the citations and the nationwide parties are going to have to wait, for a week or so anyway.
Nation
July 26
Britney Spears arrives for the premiere of Sony Pictures’ “Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood” at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on July 22

Britney Spears' new lawyer files to remove father's control

Britney Spears' new attorney petitioned Monday to oust her father from the conservatorship that has controlled her life and money for 13 years and replace him with a professional accountant.
Nation
July 26

R. Kelly lawyers: We'll fight bid to add claims to trial

R. Kelly's lawyers said Monday they would fight prosecutors' bid to tell jurors about allegations beyond the actual charges at his upcoming federal sex trafficking trial.
Variety
July 26

New this week: 'Jungle Cruise' and music from Prince, Eilish

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.
Variety
July 26

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 1-7

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 1-7:
Business
July 26

Singer Keating accepts damages in tabloid phone hacking case

Irish singer Ronan Keating on Monday accepted "substantial damages" from a British tabloid newspaper publisher over phone hacking.
Variety
July 24

Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93

Jackie Mason, a rabbi-turned-comedian whose feisty brand of standup comedy led him to Catskills nightclubs, West Coast talk shows and Broadway stages, has died. He was 93.
Sports
July 24

Matt Harvey impressive again, Orioles beat Nationals 5-3

Matt Harvey allowed one hit in six scoreless innings in another outstanding performance and the Baltimore Orioles held on to beat the fading Washington Nationals 5-3 on Saturday night.
July 24
Jackie Mason, shown in 2005.

Jackie Mason, who turned kvetching into comedy gold, dies at 93

A former rabbi, Mason made comic capital as a Jew feeling his way — sometimes nervously, sometimes pugnaciously — through a perplexing gentile world.
Nation
July 24
Musician R. Kelly left the Leighton Criminal Court building in Chicago on June 6, 2019.

Prosecutors air more claims in R. Kelly case; 1 involves boy

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly's sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims.
Sports
July 24

Shoji brothers highlight family's internment camp history

Volleyball has always been a family affair for U.S. stars Kawika and Erik Shoji.
Nation
July 23
The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over late singer’s estate.

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer's estate, an attorney involved in the mediation said Friday.
Nation
July 23
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

Jolie-Pitt divorce judge disqualified by appeals court

Angelina Jolie scored a major victory Friday in her divorce with Brad Pitt when a California appeals court agreed with her that the private judge deciding who gets custody of their children should be disqualified.
Sports
July 23

Bauer appears in court to fight sexual assault allegations

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer appeared in court Friday to fight the extension of a protective order sought by a woman who says he choked her to the point where she lost consciousness and punched her during two sexual encounters earlier this year.
Nation
July 23
This image provided by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. shows “Jeopardy!” guest host LeVar Burton on the set of the game show.

LeVar Burton: 'Jeopardy!' host gig began 'scary,' ended fun

LeVar Burton's quest to become the new host of "Jeopardy!" has been a confident, upbeat effort by the actor and those who rooted him on with a petition drive.
Nation
July 23
Kanye West

Kanye West unveils new album, Jay-Z track at listening event

Kanye West barely said a word during his album listening session Thursday night, but the mercurial rapper still had most attendees standing on their feet while hanging on every word of his new project.
Business
July 23
In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.

Mario Batali harassment probe settlement: $600K to accusers

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, his business partner and their New York City restaurant company have agreed to pay $600,000 to resolve a four-year investigation by the state attorney general's office into allegations that Batali, restaurant managers and other workers sexually harassed employees.
Sports
July 23

US women tell 9th Circuit trial court didn't factor success

Players on the U.S. women's national soccer team urged a federal appeals court to reinstate their equal pay lawsuit, saying their greater success than the American men was not taken into account by a trial court judge who dismissed their case.
Variety
July 23

PHOTOS: AP photographer turns the lens on herself at Cannes

"Matt! Matt! Look over here, over your shoulder, Matt Damon!" The moment he turned with a big smile on his face, we made direct eye contact as chills ran down my spine. Bam! I captured it.
Variety
July 23
Louis C.K. plans four shows in Minneapolis this week.

Louis C.K. sells out in first of three nights in return to Minneapolis

The comic is performing at Acme Comedy Co. through Saturday.