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Vatican re-enters art world with Venice Biennale

Posted: 05/14/2013 - The Vatican is commissioning a biblically inspired show about creation, destruction and renewal for one of the world's most prestigious contemporary arts festivals.

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1969 Hendrix telegram: Can Paul come to play?

Posted: 05/10/2013 - Miles and Jimi. Jimi and Miles. Fans of the late trumpet and guitar masters have long known that Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix had been making plans to record together in the year before Hendrix's sudden death in 1970.

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'Y & R' to memorialize soap star Jeanne Cooper

Updated: 05/10/2013 - CBS says "The Young and the Restless" will broadcast a tribute to Jeanne Cooper, the veteran star of the daytime drama who died earlier this week. It is scheduled to air May 28.

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Special effects master Ray Harryhausen dies at 92

Posted: 05/07/2013 - Ray Harryhausen, a master of movie special effects whose work was beloved by fantasy film lovers and influenced industry heavyweights such as "Star Wars" creator George Lucas, has died. He was 92.

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Fats Domino's Katrina-damaged grand piano restored

Updated: 05/02/2013 - A white Steinway grand piano salvaged from musician Fats Domino's home after Hurricane Katrina has been restored and will be the centerpiece of an exhibit in New Orleans' French Quarter.

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DreamWorks buying AwesomenessTV for about $33M

Posted: 05/01/2013 - DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. is buying AwesomenessTV, a YouTube teen network, for about $33 million in cash as it looks to tap into the popularity of online content.

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'Kinky Boots' gets a leading 13 Tony Award nods

Updated: 04/30/2013 - The Cyndi Lauper-scored "Kinky Boots" has earned a leading 13 Tony Award nominations, with the British import "Matilda: The Musical" close behind with 12.

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Bob Hope items to be auctioned for Calif. charity

Posted: 04/29/2013 - Hundreds of personal items, including antiques, artwork and furniture once owned by Bob Hope and his wife, Dolores, will be auctioned to benefit a Southern California charity.

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Colorado music promoter Barry Fey dies at 73

Posted: 04/29/2013 - A music promoter who brought some of the biggest names in the business to Colorado, including as the Doors, the Rolling Stones and U2, has died. Barry Fey was 73.

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NY court: Artist Richard Prince fairly used photos

Posted: 04/25/2013 - A New York appeals court has ruled artist Richard Prince did not violate copyrights with most of the paintings and collages he based on a photographer's published works.

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Carville and Matalin working on joint memoir

Posted: 04/25/2013 - James Carville and Mary Matalin, political rivals and personal bedfellows, are collaborating on a book in which they will again agree to disagree.

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