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Minnesota author Kelly Barnhill wins Newbery Medal

MINNEAPOLIS — Before winning the most prestigious prize in children's literature, Kelly Barnhill took a little detour.
Lewis receives 4 literary awards for 'March: Book Three'

Lewis receives 4 literary awards for 'March: Book Three'

NEW YORK — U.S. Rep. John Lewis is having quite a run in the literary world.

Gospel singer Vicki Yohe apologizes for Trump posting

NASHVILLE — A gospel singer is apologizing to her fans after posting an image on her social media account suggesting that Jesus was returning to the White House under President Donald Trump.
Toronto theatre company developing play based on Russell Williams interrogation

Toronto theatre company developing play based on Russell Williams interrogation

TORONTO — A Toronto-based theatre company is developing a play based on the intense police interrogation in which convicted sex killer Russell Williams confessed his crimes.
White House press secretary: 'Our intention is never to lie'

White House press secretary: 'Our intention is never to lie'

NEW YORK — White House press secretary Sean Spicer told a roomful of reporters that "our intention is never to lie to you," although sometimes the Trump administration may "disagree with the facts.
Box office top 20: Shyamalan's 'Split' trounces 'xXx'

Box office top 20: Shyamalan's 'Split' trounces 'xXx'

NEW YORK — M. Night Shyamalan's psychological thriller "Split" blew away box-office expectations, earning $40 million in ticket sales over inauguration weekend, according to final figures Monday.
'SNL' writer suspended for tweet about Barron Trump

'SNL' writer suspended for tweet about Barron Trump

NEW YORK — A "Saturday Night Live" writer has been suspended indefinitely after tweeting a poorly received joke about Donald Trump's 10-year-old youngest son, Barron.
Stephen Colbert to host Emmys on CBS in September

Stephen Colbert to host Emmys on CBS in September

NEW YORK — Stephen Colbert will host the annual Emmy Awards telecast, this year to be shown on his home network of CBS. The annual awards show honouring the best in television will take place on Sept. 17 in Los Angeles.
'Shame and Prejudice' explores historical treatment of Canada's indigenous peoples

'Shame and Prejudice' explores historical treatment of Canada's indigenous peoples

TORONTO — With celebrations underway for Canada's sesquicentennial, Kent Monkman is focusing a critical lens on the country's treatment of indigenous peoples over the last 150 years.
Soulja Boy charged with felony weapons possession

Soulja Boy charged with felony weapons possession

Los Angeles prosecutors on Monday charged Soulja Boy with felony weapons violations stemming from a police search of his home last month that found an assault weapon and a stolen police handgun.