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Sarah Silverman: Sanders die-hards are 'being ridiculous'

Sarah Silverman: Sanders die-hards are 'being ridiculous'

PHILADELPHIA — Comedian Sarah Silverman didn't mince words in her message to die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters at the Democratic convention: "Can I just say to the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous.

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 31-Aug. 6

July 31: Actor Don Murray is 87. Jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell is 85. Actress Susan Flannery ("Bold and the Beautiful") is 77. Actress France Nuyen ("South Pacific") is 77. Singer Lobo is 73. Singer Gary Lewis of Gary Lewis and the Playboys is 71.
Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems 'being ridiculous'

Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems 'being ridiculous'

Comic Sarah Silverman joined Sen. Al Franken Monday night to urge Democratic National Convention delegates to unite — then stirred up Bernie Sanders die-hards with some choice words: "To the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous.
Fox News ousts 2 more executives

Fox News ousts 2 more executives

NEW YORK — Four days after the ouster of Roger Ailes as Fox News chief, two more executives at the network have been axed.
Box Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 million

Box Office Top 20: 'Star Trek Beyond' beams up $59.3 million

LOS ANGELES — "Star Trek Beyond" easily topped the domestic box office in its first weekend in theatres with $59.3 million, but the real winner was "Lights Out," which cost Warner Bros. $5 million to make and landed in third place with $21.
Original Jersey boy Frankie Valli heading back to Broadway

Original Jersey boy Frankie Valli heading back to Broadway

NEW YORK — The Broadway hit "Jersey Boys" is going to get some competition from an original Jersey boy. Frankie Valli, whose falsetto fuels The Four Seasons' music, will return to Broadway for seven shows from Oct. 21-29 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

SAN FRANCISCO — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.
Gord Downie's shiny tour wardrobe 'a celebration,' says Canadian designer

Gord Downie's shiny tour wardrobe 'a celebration,' says Canadian designer

TORONTO — Gord Downie has always been a flamboyant showman. For the Tragically Hip's latest tour, he's wearing that style on his sleeve.

Oak tree seen in 'Shawshank Redemption' is knocked down

MANSFIELD, Ohio — A tree that became a popular attraction for its role in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" has fallen.

Marni Nixon, voice of classic movie songs, has died at 86

NEW YORK — Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as "West Side Story," ''The King and I" and "My Fair Lady," has died. She was 86.