18 December 2014

Sony scraps "The Interview"

Posted in Entertainment, U.S. & World News

(KUSA) Sony Pictures has announced it will not move forward with its planned release of "The Interview."The announcement comes after five of the country's top movie theater chains announced they wou ...

10 September 2014

I've got good news and good news

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The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon -- To counter all the bad news being reported around the world, The Tonight Show asked local NBC news anchors across the U.S. to report stories that make us h ...

04 September 2014

Comedy queen turned fashion critic Joan Rivers dies at 81

Posted in Entertainment, U.S. & World News

(KGW) -- Joan Rivers, the pioneering queen of comedy, who overcame tragedy and disappointment to transform herself in late life into a comic scourge of the red carpet, has died, according to her da ...

30 August 2014

Six Flags announces 4D roller coaster: Batman The Ride

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San Antonio, Tex. -- Six Flags Fiesta Texas unveiled plans Friday,  to debut what they are calling, "the most exciting coaster in the park's 22-year history," BATMAN™: The Ride. The roller coas ...

29 August 2014

Miley Cyrus' homeless VMA date from Oregon posts bail

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Dallas, Ore. --- The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV video music awards and who had been sought for an outstanding warrant in Oregon, turned himself in and posted bail.Jess ...

26 August 2014

"The Simpson's" mural unveiled in Springfield

Posted in Entertainment, Local

Springfield, Ore. --- Monday was an iconic day for the city of Springfield, Oregon, as it unveiled a mural downtown that honors "The Simpsons."For over two decades, one family has been embraced all ...

26 August 2014

The emmys: and the winners are...

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(NBC News)  The Emmy Awards honored TV's best shows and performances Monday night, and there was a ring of familiarity to the proceedings."Breaking Bad" went out on a high note, with a second strai ...

25 August 2014

Emmy countdown begins

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(NBC News)  Television, the medium that made Robin Williams a star, will honor his remarkable career during tonight's Emmy Awards. Williams' longtime friend and fellow comedian Billy Crystal will p ...

12 August 2014

Hollywood remembers Robin Williams

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(NBC News)  Ask ten people their favorite Robin Williams performance and you very well could get ten different answers.  He was a versatile and accomplished comic force of nature."There were so ma ...

11 August 2014

Actor Robin Williams dead at age 63

Posted in Entertainment, Regional

Update (8/12 11:30am) (NBC Bay Area) Robin Williams killed himself by wrapping a belt around his neck and a chair, and also tried cutting his wrist with a pocket knife, according to a preliminary i ...