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Freeman Arts Pavilion launches Locals Under the Lights Latino in partnership with Festival Hispano

The Freeman Arts Pavilion will be bringing its signature Locals Under the Lights event to Festival Hispano de Georgetown for a special Latino talent showcase. Locals under the Lights Latino will highlight the musical talents of performers and musicians from across Delmarva. The deadline to apply is August 15 for the September 17 event; interested performers can register at “We have been working to create closer ties with the […]

today07/25/2023 50


Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds among new investors backing F1 team Alpine in $218 million deal

BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France (AP) — Formula One team Alpine has secured a $218 million boost from a group of investors that includes Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds. French automotive company Renault Group says the group has acquired a 24% stake in the team. It includes Otro Capital, RedBird Capital Partners and Maximum Effort Investments. The transaction values Alpine Racing Ltd. at about $900 million following this investment. Reynolds' co-investors include actor Michael […]

today06/27/2023 14


Actor Jonathan Majors domestic violence trial scheduled for Aug. 3

NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Jonathan Majors' domestic violence case will go to trial Aug. 3rd. A Manhattan judge issued the trial schedule Tuesday, casting the star in a real-life courtroom drama as his idled Hollywood career hangs in the balance. Judge Rachel Pauley wished Majors' "best of luck" after scheduling his trial. Thirty-three-year-old Majors is accused of twisting a woman's arm, striking her head and shoving her into a […]

today06/20/2023 44


Grammys add new categories, including for pop dance recording and African music performance

LOS ANGELES (AP) — More change is afoot at the Grammys. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that three new categories will be added to the awards show: best pop dance recording, best African music performance, and best alternative jazz album. In addition, two existing categories have been moved to the general field, which means that all Grammy voters can participate in selection: producer of the year, non-classical, and songwriter of […]

today06/15/2023 15


Amazon to pay $31 million in privacy violation penalties for Alexa voice assistant and Ring camera

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amazon agreed Wednesday to pay a $25 million civil penalty to settle Federal Trade Commission allegations it violated a child privacy law and deceived parents by keeping for years kids' voice and location data recorded by its popular Alexa voice assistant. Separately, the company agreed to pay $5.8 million in customer refunds for alleged privacy violations involving its doorbell camera Ring.  The Alexa-related action orders Amazon to […]

today06/01/2023 51


3rd man charged in 2002 shooting death of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay

NEW YORK (AP) — A third man has been charged in the 2002 shooting death of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay, prosecutors said Tuesday, marking the latest movement in a case that languished for years. Federal prosecutors in the Eastern District of New York filed a superseding indictment on Tuesday, charging Jay Bryant, 49, in the death of Jason "Jay" Mizell, known professionally as Jam Master Jay.  Two other men, […]

today06/01/2023 65


Danny Masterson convicted of 2 counts of rape; ‘That ’70s Show’ actor faces 30 years to life

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "That '70s Show" star Danny Masterson was led out in handcuffs from a Los Angeles courtroom Wednesday and could get 30 years to life in prison after a jury found him guilty on two of three counts of rape at his second trial, in which the Church of Scientology played a central role. Masterson's wife, actor and model Bijou Phillips, gasped when the verdict was read […]

today06/01/2023 72


Can’t get Taylor Swift tickets? See all of Swift’s eras on display at this costume exhibit

NEW YORK (AP) — A new exhibit at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City features dozens of costumes and props from throughout Taylor Swift's career. The exhibit, "Taylor Swift: Storyteller," opened ahead of her three-night Eras Tour stop at New Jersey's MetLife stadium. Museum Director Tim Rodgers said the goal of the exhibit was to explore how Swift uses objects to tell stories, almost as much […]

today05/26/2023 26


Hawks playoff win pushes Janet Jackson concert back 1 day

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are still alive in the playoffs, and that will force fans planning to attend Janet Jackson's concert in the city this week to wait a day to see the music star. The Hawks rallied to beat the Boston Celtics 119-117 in Game 5 of their playoff matchup on Tuesday night, sending the series back to Atlanta for Game 6.  It means that State Farm […]

today04/26/2023 34