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The third ‘Hunger Games’ installment takes the series in a different direction but upholds its quality.

In a career that spanned over six decades across all entertainment genres, Mike Nichols collaborated with and influenced an array of show business legends. Here, friends and peers remember Nichols, who died Wednesday at 83:

Comedian Jay Leno canceled a planned appearance at a firearms trade show on the Las Vegas Strip after learning that a group representing victims of gun violence was gathering signatures urging him not to attend, his publicist said Thursday.

Jimmy Ruffin, the Motown singer whose hits include "What Becomes of the Brokenhearted," died Monday in a Las Vegas hospital. He was 78.

The move comes after allegations by several women who claimed he raped and sexually assaulted them.


  • Looking for culinary adventure? We pulled together a sampling of international cuisines around town. Get packing.

The weekend starts now! Okay, it starts at 4:30 p.m. in NoDa and winds all over town. Tonight's n...

Sip + Play

New Charlotte outing packs a wide range of entertainment into small packages.

Symphony Pops: Cirque Musica is a symphony-meets-circus collaboration with shows Friday and Saturday at Belk Theater.

Greg Humphreys Electric Trio makes its Double Door Inn debut Friday.

Kem has two Top 10 singles on Billboard’s Adult R&B chart – “It’s You” and “Nobody” – and he is pleased that after being overtaken by pop, traditional R&B still has staying power.

Passion8, Dogwood Southern Table and Bar off to interesting starts.

Party Pix 11.20.14

Marvel Universe Live! blasted into Time Warner Cable Arena Friday with a cast of high flying and ...

Sound Bites
In the mid-season finale, those close to Olivia are in danger because they tried to outwit Papa Pope and guess what? They failed.

Woody Durham records a segment in a studio at WNCW.  Woody Durham, who spent four decades as the ...

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