California paternity-rights bill on hold

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — A California bill sparked by a custody dispute involving “The Lost Boys” actor Jason Patric that would allow c…

The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks

The iBookstore’s Official Book Charts for the week ending Aug. 12, 2013: 1. “The Cuckoo’s Calling,” by Robert Galbraith & J.K. Rowling (Litt…

Spotify’s Top 10 most viral tracks

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listen…

Spotify’s Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, August 5, to Sunday, August 11: UNITED STATES 1. Robin Thicke,…

Charlatans drummer Jon Brookes dies at 44

LONDON (AP) — Jon Brookes, drummer with British indie rock band The Charlatans, has died. He was 44 and had been treated for brain cancer. T…