Rep: Chris Brown suffers seizure because of stress

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Brown’s publicist says the singer has suffered a seizure brought on by intense fatigue and extreme emotional stress. Publicist Nicole Perna says the “Look At Me Now” singer suffered a non-epileptic seizure early…

Responsibility a key topic in Jackson civil trial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A look at key moments this past week in the wrongful death trial in Los Angeles between Michael Jackson’s mother, Katherine Jackson, and concert giant AEG Live LLC, and what is expected at court…

Offbeat drama starts airing final 8 shows

BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) — How many of the fans who watch the hit AMC series “Breaking Bad” actually know what that title means? Star Bryan Cranston says he didn’t know before he came on as teacher-turned-drug-lord Walter…

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Edward Snowden’s father, Lon; Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J.; Reps. Ed Royce, R-Calif., Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, and Louie Gohmert, R-Texas; Donald Trump. ___ NBC’s…

Usher to keep custody of his 2 young sons

ATLANTA (AP) — R&B singer Usher will hold on to primary custody of his two young sons. A judge in Atlanta on Friday dismissed an emergency request by R&B singer Usher’s ex-wife seeking temporary custody of their two…

Judge sides with Usher in child custody battle

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge in Atlanta dismissed an emergency request by R&B singer Usher’s ex-wife seeking temporary custody of their two children. Tameka Foster Raymond requested the hearing Friday, a day after the former couple’s 5-year-old son…

TV blackouts aren’t shutting out fans completely

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A week into the blackout of CBS programming to millions of Time Warner Cable subscribers, viewers are finding workarounds. Nancy Keiter, a graphic designer in New York, plans to watch early rounds of the…

NY judge denies Apple Inc. request in e-books case

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Friday refused a request by Apple to temporarily suspend her ruling that it violated antitrust laws by conspiring with publishers to raise electronic book prices in 2010, and she said it…

Court declines to hear lawsuit against Tim McGraw

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal court has declined to hear Curb Records’ lawsuit against Tim McGraw and Big Machine Records, another setback in the label’s legal fight with the country star. A U.S. District Court judge in…

Fox to broadcast electric racing series

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Fox Sports has signed a multi-year deals with the FIA Formula E Championship and the International Motor Sports Association. Formula E, the world’s first fully electric racing series, will feature open-wheel cars powered…

CNN’s Gupta: I was wrong about marijuana

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta says he spoke too soon four years ago when he publicly opposed the medical use of marijuana. Now he says he believes the drug can have very real benefits for…

Stars work without a script at TV conference

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — So, all you actors and other folks with TV shows to promote, what do you have to say for yourself? Their proving ground was the just-ended Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which…

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Edward Snowden’s father, Lon; Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J.; Reps. Ed Royce, R-Calif., Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, and Louie Gohmert, R-Texas; Donald Trump. ___ NBC’s…

Fox Sports signs United SportsCar Racing

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Fox Sports has reached a five-year agreement to televise the unified United SportsCar Racing series through the 2018 season. The agreement announced Friday also includes coverage of the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge…

Buffalo art gallery taking some works on tour

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo’s Albright-Knox Art Gallery is taking some of its best-known works on tour. The “Picasso to Pollock” exhibit will visit Denver, San Diego, Milwaukee and Bentonville, Ark., between next March and September 2015. Among…

Jimmy Fallon: We had baby via surrogate

NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Fallon says he and his wife had their baby daughter with the help of a surrogate. Winnie Rose Fallon, the daughter of the NBC late-night comic and his wife, Nancy Juvonen, was born…

Kid Rock’s beer returns for Detroit-area shows

CLARKSTON, Mich. (AP) — Kid Rock’s beer is back. The musician announced on his website that American Badass Beer will be sold again starting Friday at DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, where he begins a string of…

Disney teases ‘Nemo” sequel, other films at expo

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Will the Force be with Disney fans this weekend? The Walt Disney Co. is pulling back the curtain for more than 45,000 expected fans at this weekend’s D23 Expo across the street from Disneyland.…

Judge sides with Usher in child custody battle

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge in Atlanta is set to hear arguments in a child custody battle between R&B singer Usher and his ex-wife. Tameka Foster Raymond requested the hearing earlier this week after the former couple’s son…