Those who liked "Hell Or High Water," the film written by Taylor Sheridan, cousin of McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara — and I'm one who really liked it as well as Sheridan's Oscar nomination for best original screenplay — may want to know that Sheridan's next film, "Wind River," opens Friday, Aug. 18, in Waco.
LONDON (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by a Taliban gunman for speaking out for girls' rights to an education, has been accepted by the University of Oxford.
NEW YORK (AP) — HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The children of Johnny Cash are asking white supremacists and other hate groups not to wear or use the country singer's name or image.
HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Grammy Award-winning singer Yvonne Elliman-Alexander and her husband were arrested in Guam and charged with illegal drug possession.
LONDON (AP) — The brother of a Polish man suspected of kidnaping a British model will fight his extradition to Italy.
NEW YORK (AP) — Katy Perry says she's pushing back the start of her new tour because of "unavoidable production delays."
DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin is set to retire in her hometown of Detroit and plans to open a nightclub in the city.
MIAMI (AP) — Some cruise passengers will have the ultimate soundtrack for Monday's solar eclipse when Bonnie Tyler sings her hit "Total Eclipse of the Heart" on board.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The International Criminal court ruled Thursday that a Muslim radical found guilty of destroying World Heritage cultural sites in the Malian city of Timbuktu must pay 2.7 million euros ($3.2 million) in reparations.
For Waco artists John Storm and Cash Teague, art answers both ends of “Lost & Found,” the Art Center of Waco exhibit of their work that opens Thursday.
Waco guitarist and band leader Classie Ballou has provided the live music for scores, if not hundreds, of good occasions during a five-decade career, so it’s only fitting that when he turns 80 years old, family and local musicians are returning the favor.
Texas singer-songwriting brothers Bruce and Charlie Robison stop off in Waco Saturday night as part of their “My Brother & Me” acoustic tour.
Members of the Waco Civic Theatre provide the 3-D singing and dancing in a shadowcast of the film musical “La La Land” at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Waco Hippodrome, 724 Austin Ave. $10.
As I write these words I’m listening to a song called “Gentle on My Mind.” In 1967, a singer and guitarist named Glen Campbell won two Grammy Awards for his recording of it, along with two more that year for “By the Time I Get to Phoenix.” When he recorded these songs, Campbell was known in the business as a talented musician whose solo career just hadn’t taken off. Now it did.
Editor’s note: Nibbles is Access Waco’s bi-weekly mini-profile of Waco-area restaurants and food trucks that are new or have had a major change in menu or operations.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — SeaWorld euthanized one of the entertainment company's last killer whales to come from the wild, marking the third orca death this year at one of its marine parks.
NEW YORK (AP) — A Fox News Channel anchor whose reaction to President Donald Trump's comments on Charlottesville spread widely says she feels threatened but not deterred after a flood of angry responses from viewers to her words.
NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Craig's 007-era will die another day.
PARIS (AP) — France's first lady says President Emmanuel Macron's only fault is "being younger than me," addressing their atypical love story in a rare interview.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — More than 1 million people typically visit the Iowa State Fair each year, and sometimes it seems like every one of them is clustered around the Butter Cow's climate-controlled glass enclosure.
NEW YORK (AP) — No, the volume is just fine. It's the song.
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia offered a 10-year-old migrant from Afghanistan, who has been nicknamed "Little Picasso" because of his talent for painting, and his family citizenship on Wednesday, after they spent eight months in a refugee camp while seeking to reach Switzerland.
NEW YORK (AP) — The parent company of New York's Tribeca Film Festival is giving TV its own show. Tribeca Enterprises said Wednesday it will launch the stand-alone Tribeca TV Festival this fall.
NEW YORK (AP) — Gourmet fun or just plain cheesy?
NEW YORK (AP) — Calvin Harris, the writer and producer of Rihanna's hit "We Found Love," is set to perform at her charity event in New York next month.
MADRID (AP) — HBO said Wednesday that due to an error the sixth episode of Games of Thrones' seventh season was shown a week ahead of schedule in Spain and Nordic countries.
NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah will be honored at Diddy's fourth annual REVOLT music conference in October, where performers will include Lauryn Hill and 2 Chainz.
LONDON (AP) — Noel Gallagher will headline a concert in honor of victims of the Manchester Arena bombing, as the venue reopens next month for the first time since the deadly attack.
NEW YORK (AP) — "Alice Isn't Dead" is taking on new lives.
NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Craig will return for a fifth go-around as James Bond.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese singer and actress Rainie Yang stars in "The Tag Along 2," a sequel to the 2015 hit that's loosely based on a ghostly urban legend in Taiwan about a little girl who appears in the footage of a family's hiking trip.
NEW DELHI (AP) — An India-based media technology company said Wednesday that it regrets the recent leak of an episode of the popular HBO series "Game of Thrones" by four of its current and former employees.
DENVER (AP) — The former radio host who lost a groping lawsuit to Taylor Swift in federal court this week said he realizes the case was in the pop star's favor, but he had no interest in backing down.
WOODBURY, Conn. (AP) — The owner of Connecticut restaurant being investigated by alcohol regulators in connection with the car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman says the business was closed the day she died.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robert Yancy, the only child of singer Natalie Cole and grandson of crooner Nat King Cole, has died. He was 39.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — At the New Hampshire State Library's latest art exhibit, the bright smiles and bold colors of the canvases belied the broken hearts of those who attended its opening reception.
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Moore has led the audience of his Broadway play to Trump Tower to protest President Donald Trump's comments about the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
DENVER (AP) — The former radio host who lost a groping lawsuit to Taylor Swift in federal court this week said Tuesday he realizes the case was in the pop star's favor, but he had no interest in backing down.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — For nearly four decades, fans of the late singer Elvis Presley have made a solemn procession past his grave at his Graceland mansion during the annual candlelight vigil commemorating his death, without paying a penny.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Officials say actor John Heard, whose body was found last month in a Northern California hotel, died of cardiac arrest.
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Swift groping verdict:
NEW YORK (AP) — Louis C.K. has quietly shot a black-and-white 35mm film that he will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the case before the start of his retrial that's set for November.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Kardashian West is apologizing after feeling the ire of the internet for defending a makeup artist who used racial slurs several times on camera.
WOODBURY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials are investigating a restaurant where authorities say the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman had lunch before she died in a car crash.
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News said it has removed a video from its website that depicted cars plowing through demonstrators, saying it was "inappropriate."
NEW YORK (AP) — An HBO producer who helped drag an unconscious dermatologist down to the lobby of a New York City apartment building after she overdosed was sentenced to a year in prison Tuesday by a judge who said her life might have been saved if he had immediately called an ambulance rather than trying to protect "your own reputation."
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's summer run of "Weekend Update" segments from "Saturday Night Live" and ABC's two-part special on Princess Diana were modest successes for their television networks last week.
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