updated: 05/26/2015 2:50 a.m.
Two-time Academy Award winner Robert Redford encouraged college graduates to be fearless in a world of challenges and to become collaborators to overcome life's daunting difficulties. Redford was the commencement speaker Sunday at Maine's Colby College. He received an honorary degree of fine arts from the school before an audience of thousands, including nearly 500 graduates.
posted: 05/26/2015 2:41 a.m.
People are searching for Wonder Valley.
posted: 05/26/2015 1:44 a.m.
A- Chris Stapleton Traveller Mercury This may be Chris Stapleton's debut solo album, but he's hardly a stranger to the country charts.
posted: 05/26/2015 1:42 a.m.
Tara Furman's marriage to Tim wasn't working out.
posted: 05/26/2015 1:40 a.m.
Today's column highlights ABC's recently announced 2015-2016 schedule, one that includes 10 new programs that the network says "continue the commitment to great storytelling."
posted: 05/26/2015 1:40 a.m.
If legendary snoozer Rip Van Winkle went to sleep in the spring of 1982 and woke up today, his beard might have stretched 100 nasty, matted yards, but he'd probably think he had taken only a power nap: Mad Max is going post-apocalyptic in movie theaters. Poltergeist is poised to scare up business at the box office. And Jerry Brown is governor of California.
posted: 05/25/2015 2:59 a.m.
Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon is urging tourists to go to Nepal, where two powerful earthquakes in the past month killed thousands of people and raised concerns that the nation’s vital tourism industry could be seriously hurt. Sarandon was in Nepal for five days, staying with the famed kung-fu nuns in a Buddhist monastery and later in an orphanage that was damaged in one of the quakes.
updated: 05/24/2015 3:26 a.m.
Lineup of guests for today's TV news shows: ABC's This Week -- Gov. John Kasich, R-Ohio; Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn. 8 a.m., KATV, Channel 7, Little Rock.
posted: 05/24/2015 3:25 a.m.
Los Angeles prosecutors said Friday that they won’t file elder abuse charges against Casey Kasem’s widow despite efforts by three of the radio personality’s children to have her prosecuted. A charge evaluation sheet released by the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said Casey Kasem had received consistent medical care in his final days and that it wouldn’t be appropriate to charge Jean Kasem.
posted: 05/24/2015 2:17 a.m.
At last week's Little Rock Film Festival someone came up to me and said, "If Mad Max: Fury Road isn't the movie of the summer, it's going to be a heck of a summer."
posted: 05/24/2015 2:13 a.m.
Having previously covered the fall plans of NBC and Fox, The TV Column now turns to CBS.
posted: 05/24/2015 2:12 a.m.
What is it? The Nanny, Complete Series, 146 episodes on 19 discs from Shout! Factory
posted: 05/24/2015 2:11 a.m.
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St., Memphis. Tickets, if any remain, are $85-$125 plus service charges. Call (901) 525-3000 or (800) 982-2787 or visit orpheum-memphis.com.
posted: 05/24/2015 1:42 a.m.
I've got to hand it to History Channel. It wanted to go big. And it did.
posted: 05/23/2015 4 p.m.
With about 200,000 expected festivalgoers enjoying the plethora of food and drink vendors at this year’s Riverfest, waste is inevitable.